Tag Archives: Scotiabank Place

August 28

Race to the finish: Ottawa’s first Color Run fun for all ages and fitness levels

Josh Finn was born and raised in Ottawa and currently works as a policy analyst at Transport Canada. While he is passionate about travelling, he also enjoys discovering the hidden treasures of his hometown. In his spare time, you can find Josh running or cycling along the canal, participating in sports leagues, volunteering with local […]

August 21

A kaleidoscope of colours: The happiest 5K on the planet comes to Ottawa

Josh Finn was born and raised in Ottawa and currently works as a policy analyst at Transport Canada. While he is passionate about travelling, he also enjoys discovering the hidden treasures of his hometown. In his spare time, you can find Josh running or cycling along the canal, participating in sports leagues, volunteering with local […]

July 18

Summer must-see: Cirque du Soleil’s TOTEM

Have you booked your ticket to see Cirque du Soleil’s  Ottawa production of TOTEM yet? We were lucky enough to go on opening night, and though LTO contributors have reviewed local productions of Cirque before – this was my first time ever seeing a show. The verdict? I can say without hesitation that this is […]

A couple of kids with a “healthy enthusiasm” for hockey are wowed by the Sens experience

Vicky Smallman is a blogger, mom and “shameless communtiy activist.” You can find her on Twitter @offhandremarks. Right before the holidays I was the lucky winner of a great giveaway at Local Tourist Ottawa: four tickets to see the Sens play the Florida Panthers.   I said that I wanted to bring my five-year-old son, who […]

Cirque du Soleil’s Quidam: A night of music, magic and super human feats of agility

  Originally from Scotland, Helen Morris arrived in Ottawa almost six years ago. She loves being able to bike to work in the summer and skate along the Rideau Canal to the office in the winter. Other interests include dark chocolate and Wensleydale Cheese. The one and only time I have ever been to the […]

Agonizing and celebrating every close call, every hit, and every goal: Jeremy Milks talks Ottawa Senators

  Jeremy Milks is the writer/editor of the blog Black Aces which covers the Ottawa Senators on a day to day basis. He is also the author of a book of short stories, “A Sane Man vs. The Thing From The Woods.” It’s not the only game in town, but for many, it’s the only one […]