kettleman's bagel co.Are you thinking of visiting Ottawa this March? As spring approaches, the city of Ottawa is full of excitement. There are plenty of things to do this coming month, and there’s no limit to the amount of fun you can have. Let’s take a look at what’s in store. Read more

Kettleman's Bagel Co.While other cities may roll in the sidewalks when night falls, Ottawa knows its citizens and visitors are just getting started. This city offers a myriad of unique attractions and fun entertainment throughout the late afternoon, evening, and even into the night. If you want to explore Ottawa after 6:00 pm, though, you need to know exactly where you’re going. Luckily for you, we’ve done the hard work for you. Here are a few place you can’t miss if you’re going to spend an enjoyable evening in Bytown. Read more

Are you in the process of planning a trip to Ottawa for the weekend of July 20 and 21? While visiting the capital of Canada may be fun and exciting, you might be worried whether your wallet will stretch as far as you want it to. After all, sitting in the hotel room, staring out the window is not exactly exciting.

One of the best aspects of visiting Ottawa is that you don’t have to have a lot of money in your pocket to enjoy everything the city has to offer and to experience the culture. Here are just a few events you can take part in during July that will be easy on your wallet.

Low Cost and Free July Events in Ottawa

  • Egyptian Festival – This event occurs on both Saturday July 20, 2013, from 10 in the morning to seven o’clock in the evening, and Sunday July 21, 2013, from noon to five o’clock in the evening. There is no charge for this kid-centered event, which includes face painting, an outdoor bazaar, hieroglyphic painting, plenty of costumes, and even a photo booth.
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