Interprovincial Border Restrictions in Effect

Ottawa Police have begun screening travelers from Quebec at all Ottawa-area interprovincial border crossings. The measures, announced Friday, came into effect at midnight. Only those coming into Ontario for work, medical care, transportation of goods and exercising Indigenous treaty rights will be allowed through the crossings. Officers will be stationed on a 24-7 basis on […]

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Ottawa’s WinterPride goes digital in 2021

The third annual WinterPride might look a little different this year, but it’s going strong virtually. Capital Pride  announced it would hold the annual festivities, which are celebrated during Winterlude, through online spaces. You can get involved through a speaker series, an acoustic musical performance, drag shows, and art showcases from February 8-12.   There are six […]

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Winterlude to return in 2021 with a virtual ice-carving competition, musical showcases and more

Winterlude returns for the 43rd time, but this year’s celebrations will be brought to you virtually from February 5th until February 21st. Tune into the Canadian Heritage YouTube channel to catch all of the scheduled events, like ice-carving, musical acts, an ice–skating performance and more.   This year, Winterlude is showcasing a virtual National Ice-Carving Competition […]

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