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Christmas Lights Across Canada
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!
Christmas
Top ten local stocking stuffers you can find in Ottawa
Bring holiday joy to everyone on your list while supporting local businesses with our top 10 Ottawa-themed holiday stocking stuffer ideas for 2020.
Tinseltown Christmas Emporium
Unique holiday gift ideas in Ottawa for everyone on your list
Need gifts for people who love local and Canadian items, food, animals, outdoor activities, and more? Use our ultimate Ottawa holiday shopping guide!
Byward Market, Winter
Christmas movie filming locations to visit in the Ottawa area
Visit the many places in and around Canada’s capital where some of your favourite Christmas movies have been filmed.
Canadian Museum of Nature
Indoor spots to photograph in Ottawa
Looking for impressive indoor places to photograph in Ottawa? See which historic sites and architectural gems have Instagram-worthy interiors year round.
Byward Market, Ottawa Sign
Best places to get into the holiday spirit in the Ottawa area
Celebrate Christmas or enjoy the holiday season by exploring Ottawa’s quaint villages, decorated neighbourhoods and cool local shops this year.
National War Memorial, Remembrance Day
Ottawa sites that honour Canada’s military
Ottawa is home to many sites where you can honour Canada’s armed forces year round, not just on Remembrance Day (November 11). When visiting Canada’s…
National War Memorial, Remembrance Day
Remembrance Day programming in Ottawa
Each year around November 11, you can reflect on the sacrifices of Canadian soldiers at commemorations and events hosted in Canada’s capital.

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