Tag Archives: OttawaStart

Happy Saturday! OttawaStart shares 40 things you should do in Ottawa before summer is over

Don’t have an Ottawa summer bucket list? Ottawa Start has one for you! Our favourites? 4. Buy fresh food at a local farmers’ market. 20. Go to a drive-in movie.  There’s one in Gatineau and one near Perth. 23. Go see Sex: A Tell-All Exhibition at the Museum of Science and Technology. 27. Take your dog for a run at Lemieux Island. […]

What are you doing this weekend?

Not sure what you’re up to this weekend? As always, our friend Glen Gower at OttawaStart has put together a fabulous round-up for the weekend featuring suggestions from LTO contributors Gordon Dewis, Ruvini Godakandae, Josee from Frugal Fun Ottawa…and more! The city’s offering everything from improv, to jazz performances to a great little craft sale. Intrigued? […]

Happy weekend!

It’s been a busy week for us, and the weekend is about to get even busier! Not sure what to do this weekend? Check out our friend Glen Gower’s  round-up: Whether you’re looking for something to do with the kids, a party to hit up Saturday night…or joining us at Oktoberfest (don’t miss it!), OttawaStart […]

While we are out of town…

Since your hosts Jessey, Amy and Hilary are all out of town this weekend, we thought we’d throw it over to some of our favourite local bloggers for a little Ottawa-inspiration. Check out what everyone has been up to this week: Brie at Kids in the Capital published a post about Dancing in the Street, a project from The School of […]

Happy Canada Day Ottawa!

Happy Canada Day Ottawa! From the Royal Couple’s visit to a huge collection of free concerts…there is tons to do. Even better, the sun is shining…It’s time to get out and enjoy our city! Still not sure what to do today? Check out OttawaStart’s Canada Day 2011 guide.

OttawaStart’s Weekly Event Round-Up

There are so many fantastic blogs in the city that we turn to for the latest information on what’s up this weekend, but we’ve noticed that Glen Gower from OttawaStart has put a unique spin on what is otherwise is just a quick snapshot of info. So not sure what to do this weekend? Click […]

Local Tourist Ottawa featured on CBC Radio

Wow – what a great week! Yesterday morning, CBC Radio’s Rebecca Zandbergen welcomed me into the studio to talk a little bit about Local Tourist Ottawa. I also had a chance to meet Dave Woodbridge, the creator of Outdoor Ottawa, and the three of us had a great 10 minute Q&A about our projects, the […]

Local Tourist Ottawa named one of OttawaStart’s 26 essential blogs

On behalf our Local Tourists, we just wanted to send a quick shout out to Glen Gower of OttawaStart, who earlier this week named Local Tourist Ottawa one of the site’s 26 Essential Ottawa Blogs. We’re certainly in great company! Ottawa has a thriving blogging community and we are so thrilled to be a part […]