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Ottawa Tourism's official blog is the perfect resource to stay updated on what’s new, what’s happening and what’s coming up in Canada’s capital.

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Canadian Museum of History
What’s happening in the Ottawa area
Check out some of the fun events and activities taking place in the Ottawa region this week, including the weekend!
BATL Axe Throwing
Axe throwing places in Ottawa
The axe throwing places in Ottawa you need to experience.

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Ottawa Museums Pass
Explore Ottawa’s museums with the new Ottawa Museums Pass
The Ottawa Museums Pass gives you discounted entry into the city’s national museums and more.
Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival
Celebrate Indigenous culture in Ottawa
Celebrate National Indigenous History Month this June in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Rideau Canal Cruises
Summer chillin’: an Ottawa itinerary
Ottawa’s perfect blend of relaxed urban vibe, vibrant culture and outdoor spaces makes it the ideal weekend getaway destination. Use the itinerary…
National Arts Centre's 1 Elgin
Girls’ getaway in Ottawa: A summer itinerary
Grab your girls for a mini getaway in Canada’s Capital City!

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Ottawa night markets to experience this summer
The can’t-miss night markets happening in Ottawa this summer.
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Guide to 2024 pro sports in Ottawa
Check out the fun professional sporting events you can attend live in Canada’s capital, including hockey, football, soccer, basketball and rugby.

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ByWard Market Square
Best places to photograph this summer in Ottawa
Looking to capture amazing photos in Ottawa this summer? Discover top spots including historic sites, architectural gems, natural wonders and more.
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Where to find mocktails and alcohol-free drinks in Ottawa
Where to find the best mocktails in Ottawa.

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Arlo Wine & Restaurant
6 Ottawa restaurants make the list of Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants 2024
Six Ottawa restaurants make the list of Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants 2024 list.
Rideau Canal Ottawa Locks
Best ways to experience the Rideau Canal in Ottawa
Did you know a UNESCO World Heritage Site winds its way through the urban core of Canada’s capital? Find out how you can explore the Rideau Canal!

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Tavern on the Falls
Great patios by Ottawa neighbourhood
Looking for the ultimate patio spot in Ottawa? Check out some of the best restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs with outdoor spaces, by neighbourhood.
Rideau Canal - cycling
Self-guided experiences in Canada’s capital
If you prefer exploring a destination at your own pace, or you’re not keen on joining groups of people, you’ll be happy to hear that the Ottawa region offers a large variety of self-guided experiences.

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Atlético Ottawa, TD Place
Fun things to do with dads in Ottawa
Celebrate the dad in your life for Father’s Day with these fun activities in Ottawa.
Paddle Boarding on the Ottawa River
Outdoor activities in Ottawa: a summer 2024 itinerary
Between high-adrenaline adventures and leisurely-paced experiences, you can spend your entire summer getaway or staycation outdoors in Canada’s capital.

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Hiking highlights in the Ottawa area
Looking to explore scenic trails on foot in the Ottawa region? Choose from walking on easy urban pathways, hiking on rugged rural terrain and much more.

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