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Rideau Spotlight: Chef Ric’s
The holiday season has arrived in Ottawa’s Original Downtown, and shoppers and store owners alike have plenty to be excited about! There’s a veritable euphoria present in the air as ...
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Your Guide to a Successful Black Friday!
You know the holidays are right around the corner when Black Friday arrives. The Rideau Centre’s decorations are beautifully lit, Santa Claus is in town and the year’s best sales ...
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Four Places to Find Exotic Snacks in Ottawa’s Original Downtown 
Are you feeling peckish and looking to grab something to snack on in the middle of your workday? Why not ditch the typical chocolate bar and soda combo and try ...
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Rideau Spotlight: Steel n Ink 
Over the course of its history, Downtown Rideau has always been one of the city’s most vibrant and thriving hubs for artistry and creative expression. Venues like the Ottawa Art ...
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6 Safe Havens for Bookworms in Ottawa’s Original Downtown 
Let’s face it – we all have our limits when it comes to the fast-approaching winter weather here in our Nation’s Capital! While it’s true that there will be plenty ...
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10 Live Shows You Can’t Miss This November in Ottawa’s Original Downtown 
It’s November, and even though the winter weather is in full swing, the falling snow and the chill in the air hasn’t dissuaded tons of talented Canadian artists, both local ...
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What’s Happening? November Events
The weather may be cooler, but these events are hotter than ever! Decades of Bond Decades of Bond is the Ultimate tribute to the incredible music of the James Bond Film ...
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10 Eateries Serving Hearty Foods to Warm You Up This Fall in Ottawa’s Original Downtown 
As we enter the fall season here in Ottawa’s Original Downtown, everyone seems to have their own methods for warding off that autumn chill that has begun to permeate the ...
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Rideau Spotlight: Witch Chest 
Ottawa’s Original Downtown has the great privilege of hosting businesses whose proprietors represent an immense selection of ideas and ethnic origins. Yet even with all the diversity present in both ...
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