Know Ottawa

Learn more about things to do, places to go and where to eat while staying in Ottawa!

Sparks Street Downtown Ottawa's Linear Town Square

 
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Ottawa’s Best New Restaurants

 
Restaurant critic Anne DesBrisay reveals her list of the top 10 best new restaurants in Ottawa.  Read More


March Break 2017 Activities in Ottawa

 
Bring the family to enjoy these March Break activities in and around Ottawa!  Read More


Red Bull Crashed Ice Slams Into Ottawa

 
Imagine the world’s best athletes competing for the ultimate title during the final showdown on the iconic locks of the Rideau Canal, overlooking Parliament Hill and the famous Chateau Laurier.  Read More


Ottawa Ice Dragon Boat Festival

 
The first-ever ice dragon boat race in North America; teams use ice-sticks to propel dragon boats outfitted with skates across the frozen Rideau Canal!  Read More