The Toronto-based restaurant chain Bier Markt plans to open its first Ottawa location on Sparks Street in fall 2014, the company announced Tuesday.
Thousands gathered outside the Canadian Museum of Civilization July 27 to watch homemade devices take flight over the Ottawa River for the Ottawa-Gatineau edition of the Red Bull Flugtag. Thirty teams vied for the $7,500 grand prize, launching everything from flying bananas to giant beavers off the 22-foot pier in hopes of flying the farthest.
The new Ottawa Children’s Theatre will offer aspiring young thesps extensive acting training – skills that will help them both on and off stage.
The Council of Heritage Organizations in Ottawa will be adding nighttime festivities to its Aug. 5 Colonel By Day celebration at the Bytown Museum.