First Annual Somali Cultural Festival to take place in Ottawa

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson, joined by members of Ottawa’s Somali Community, will proclaim July 29 Somali Culture Festival Day in Ottawa, in…


Experience Kontinuum!

Free underground journey through time premieres tonight   Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau, in collaboration with lead partner CIBC, are…


Gatineau and Ottawa mayors announce the mandate and membership of the Joint Transportation Working Group

GATINEAU and OTTAWA — On May 26, Gatineau Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin and Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, in conjunction with Société de transport…


Savour a summer table, follow grains to the glass, or discover secret eats, all in rural Ottawa

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon for Ottawa 2017’s three newest Agri 150 experiences Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau and Mayor Jim Watson,…


John Blatherwick receives Mayor’s City Builder Award

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Bay Ward Councillor Mark Taylor presented the Mayor’s City Builder Award to John Blatherwick at City Council…


Sky Lounge takes flight!

Ottawa 2017 Signature Event raises the bar – and the entire dinner table – for fine dining above Ottawa Ottawa – The Ottawa 2017 Bureau and…


City proposes improvements to Trillium Line extension south

Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson announced today a new alignment for the O-Train Trillium Line extension as part of the Stage 2 Light Rail Transit…