Indigenous And Black Activists Stand In Solidarity In Major Ottawa Intersection

Algonquin and Black activists held space in solidarity together Thursday afternoon in one of the cities busiest intersections in the downtown core, Nicholas St. and Laurier Ave. The day began with a peaceful gathering at Ottawa City Hall with a land acknowledgment and opening prayer followed by a crowd of approximately 70 people marching together […]

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Support Indigenous makers and artists online at Adàwàning

Adàwàning: Indigenous Women’s Winter Market is back, but with a twist: it’s going virtual! In partnership with the National Arts Centre’s Indigenous Theatre, this is the market’s third year. It’s a great opportunity to find some handmade holiday presents and support Métis, Inuit and First Nations artists. From beadwork to sculptures and mittens to coffee, there […]

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Keep Your Spooky Traditions Alive with our Outdoor Guide to Ottawa Halloween

Have you had trouble explaining no trick-or-treating to your kids this year for Halloween? That doesn’t mean you can’t leave the house and celebrate in new and creative ways while keeping a safe distance! The greater Ottawa area is full of spooky and fun attractions for all age groups that your family and friends will love.   Pumpkin Fest  […]

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Update: Trick-or-treating not encouraged in the capital this Halloween

The beloved spooky autumn celebration of Halloween will look different this year. On October 14th, Ottawa’s top doctor, Vera Etches, encouraged people not to trick-or-treat for Halloween 2020. She mentioned that candy bowls are high risk in the transmission of COVID-19. However, that doesn’t mean you and your kids can’t dress up and collect candy within your […]

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Pay it Forward

This holiday weekend lets Pay it Forward! Check out some of the charities that could use your help below. Wabano Wabano was created by Indigenous people for Indigenous people. We bring the knowledge of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people and cultures into one beautiful space. A space that celebrates the resilience and beauty of […]

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