Happy weekend! Are you hitting any patios this weekend or doing a non-essential shopping trip? If you want some safe and at-home alternatives, check this week’s Stay Home Club out! [Watching] This weekend only, TIFF is showcasing Indigenous films for free at the digital TIFF Bell Lightbox. Check out the selections here. [Reading] Jonny Appleseed […]
OC Transpo is making some service adjustments to reflect low ridership in some areas, and increased demand around areas like hospitals, shopping districts and residential areas. Most of the increases will be during retail hours, while some routes will be suspended due to low ridership. The changes will take effect this Sunday, June 20th. Read […]
Spoilers about Bo Burnham’s, Inside, lie ahead. If you like to enjoy things for the first time, just watch this – it’s on Netflix. I promise you will laugh! “If you’d have told me a year ago that I’d be locked in my home, I’d have told you, a year ago: Interesting. Now leave me alone.” These are […]
Ottawa Fringe is back for 2021, beginning this Thursday, June 17th until June 27th. You can enjoy the festival virtually, at your own pace. There are 15 shows to choose from, valued at $15 each. The shows range from different topics, like self-care in a pandemic to a love triangle. Simply add them to your cart and […]
The province is allowing for free fishing this coming Father’s Day Weekend. Ontarians can make it out both Saturday and Sunday without needing a licence or your Outdoors Card. As well, the province is offering up free day-use permits at more than 100 parks on Sunday. To guarantee access to 17 select popular provincial parks, […]
A truck rally is coming to Ottawa this weekend to show support of the Indigenous community and families who were affected by residential schools. The rally is aiming to drive 215 trucks throughout the capital – and all types of trucks are welcome. It’s supposed to raise awareness and honour the victims of the residential […]
The Polaris Long List was announced Tuesday, June 15th. It features 40 Canadian and Indigenous artists and the albums they put out in 2020 and 2021. The list doesn’t focus on genre or sales, but on artistic merit. This year’s list features a great array of artists including ELMNT FM‘s own host of The Cruise […]
Ever wanted to take your talent to the next level? Canada’s Got Talent is returning after nine years. Folks with all sorts of talents of any age and background are welcome. Some talents up for consideration are singing, dancing, magic, comedy, ventriloquism and more. You are invited to audition beginning Tuesday, June 15th. Find the […]
95.7 ELMNT FM · Chef Paul Owl Joins Aiden & Jay to Talk Tea Foraging Aiden and Jay had a chat with Paul Owl – one of the featured chefs from the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival.
The virtual House Party concert is back this year, but under a new name: The Summer House Party. Check out performances from your favourite Canadian and Indigenous artists including Shawnee Kish, Serena Ryder, K-OS, Tim Hicks and Witch Prophet. Tune into the show here on Thursday, July 1st at 5:30PM EST.