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A Full Itinerary of Celebrating Indigenous Culture in Ottawa’s Original Downtown
Ottawa is built on unceded Anishinabe Algonquin territory. The peoples of the Anishinabe Algonquin Nation have lived on this territory for millennia. Their culture and presence have nurtured and continue ...
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Seven Places to Grab Some Souvlaki or Kababs in Ottawa’s Original Downtown
Souvlaki and kebabs are known by many different names throughout the world, with different approaches taken in preparing them. The Greeks first began making them roughly four thousand years ago ...
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Your Guide to the Best Family Day Weekend in Ottawa’s Original Downtown
Racking your brain for the perfect activities to keep your little ones busy this Family Day long weekend? A visit to Ottawa’s Original Downtown is sure to impress! From outdoor ...
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Call for Submissions for an Exciting New Mural Project!
CALLING ALL MURALISTS 🖌️ The Downtown Rideau BIA serves is seeking proposals for a mural project at 115 Rideau Street on the east-facing wall of the building. The project will ...
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Rideau Spotlight: Island Flava
Let’s face it – as beautiful as the winter season is here in Ottawa’s Original Downtown, with its picturesque views of historical landmarks and skating on the Rideau Canal, sometimes ...
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10 Live Shows to Check Out This February in Downtown Ottawa
The month of February brings with it a plentiful amount of ample opportunities to catch some live shows with friends and loved ones! Maybe you’re looking for the perfect Valentine’s ...
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Get Ready for Valentine’s Day in Ottawa’s Original Downtown
Can you feel the love in Ottawa’s Original Downtown? 💘 It’s officially the start of the season when you can indulge in heart-shaped sweet treats, delicious gourmet dishes, and romantic ...
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What’s Happening? February Events  
Ah, February! It is the official month of hearts, and we think you will enjoy these upcoming events that you will surely fall in love with. This month brings you ...
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6 Latin American & Caribbean Restaurants to Check Out in Ottawa’s Original Downtown 
If you have a habit of reading our blogs, you may remember one that we put out last month that listed a series of eateries serving hot food that’ll warm ...
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