Tag Archives: event

Ambitious high school student Bronwyn Lefebvre plans fashion show to raise funds for Lupus Ontario

Bronwyn Lefebvre is a high school student who will be attending Carleton University in the fall. She enjoys shopping, music and spending time with family and friends in Ottawa – a place she has called home for 18 years. You’re currently spearheading an ambitious fundraiser for Lupus Ontario. Why is this cause so important to […]

Chatting about Ottawa’s craft scene with Wed By Hand’s Krista Leben

Krista Leben is the designer behind urbanite jewelryand a co-director of The Craft Co-Op, Ottawa’s source for all things craft in the capital. She’s also the producer of several indie craft shows around the city including this weekend’s alternative wedding show Wed By Hand. We’ve had several Local Tourists write about arts and crafts in […]

Happy (belated) Birthday #GenYOTT!

Jackson Lo is the founder and CEO of KayLo Marketing and an avid blogger. He is also an executive member and photographer at Begin 2 Believe, a not-for-profit organization that lives to build a stronger community in Ottawa. You can follow Jackson on Twitter @jackson_lo. Gen Y Ottawa (short form #GenYOTT) is all about social networking […]

Here comes Santa Claus…

I’m happy to say I wasn’t the only one who braved the cold (and wind!) at last night’s 41st Annual Help Santa Toy Parade – though I didn’t get nearly as close to the fun as the lovely and talented David Kawai did. I was busy working at the parade, but luckily, David took some pretty fantastic photos […]

Ottawa Magazine: The Weekender (November 20 – 21)

Ottawa Magazine is recommending some good stuff this weekend, although, I’m a little disappointed I missed out on getting tickets to see Royal Wood. What’s up this weekend? Royal Wood at the National Arts Centre (someone get me a ticket to this!) The One & Only Craft Sale Ottawa International Storytelling Festival Christkindlmarket Zabava 2010 […]

Movies at the majestic Mayfair

There’s nothing better to end a long work week than an easy night at the movies. Here in Ottawa, we’re lucky to have the always charming, highly characteristic, somewhat sticky-floored Mayfair Theatre. I headed to this independent theatre in Old Ottawa South last Friday night to catch a double-bill with a friend. Our selection that […]