OTTAWA – Check out local and community events happening this weekend!

 

THURSDAY:

 

CARP FAIR (Thursday-Sunday)

 

ONE WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Thursday-Saturday)

=============================================

FRIDAY:

 

HOME & DESIGN SHOW (Friday-Sunday)

=============================================

SATURDAY:

 

VANESSA MELONE FUNDRAISER

  • Vanessa has rare form of leukemia
  • Fundraising being done at Lion’s Park Richmond during WOSC Oldtimer tournament

 

HARVEST NOIR 2014 POP-UP PICNIC & DANCE NOIR AFTER-PARTY

  • Harvest Noir is a mischevious end-of-summer gala and start-of-harvest ball
  • A Secret Location to be disclosed
  • www.harvestnoir.com

 

GAME SUMMIT (Saturday & Sunday)

  • Board game tournaments, workshops, panels and films
  • Palais des congrès de Gatineau
  • www.gamesummit.ca

 

ARTOUR (Saturday & Sunday)

 

EPIC WALK FOR CANCER CARE

 

FREEDOM WALK

THE BEAT GOES ON

  • September 27, 2014 7:00 pm
  • The Ottawa Police Chorus in concert with guests York Regional Police Male Chorus, Army Voices, Canadian Forces and Salvation Army Legacy Brass
  • Woodroffe United Church (207 Woodroffe Avenue)
  • Tickets $10.00 @ door.
  • Info: 613 236-1222 ext 6187 chorus@ottawapolice.ca . Facebook: ottawapolicechorus. Twitter:@ottawapolice.
  • Net proceeds to Canadian Police & Peace Officers’ Memorial Fund

 

=============================================

UPCOMING:

MADAWASKA VALLEY STUDIO TOUR TWICE AS GOOD IN 2014: TWO WEEKENDS THIS YEAR.

  • Two separate weekends with thirty-one artists and artisans make this year’s expanded Madawaska Valley Studio Tour the biggest and best ever.
  • Come out and enjoy art, crafts, inspiration and spectacular scenery on  October 4-5.
  • Brochures are at Tourist Information Centres and business locations throughout the Valley. www.madawaskastudiotour.com

=============================================

LIGHT THE NIGHT WALK

  • October 18, 2014
  • Marion Dewar Plaza, Ottawa City Hall
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada’s® Light The Night® Walk is the nation’s night to pay tribute and bring hope to all those affected by blood cancer
  • Join us as we celebrate our 5 year walk anniversary and take steps towards a world without blood cancer.
  • Start 530pm – Walk 7pm – End 9pm.
  • For more information or to register, Visit out website at www.lightthenight.ca/on

=============================================

 

 

WEDNESDAY:

 

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Thurs-Sun)

Bytowne Cinema, National Gallery & Arts Court Theatre

www.animationfestival.ca

 

THURSDAY:

 

RICHMOND FAIR (Thurs-Sun)

www.animationfestival.ca

 

SATURDAY:

 

NUIT BLANCHE OTTAWA AND GATINEAU (Sat-Sun)

Various locations in Ottawa and Gatineau

www.nuitblancheottawagatineau.ca

 

GLEBE HOUSE TOUR

Proceeds go to children and youth programming by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group

http://www.gnag.ca/index.php?page=134

CANADA ARMY RUN IS ALSO THIS WEEKEND!

DETAILS: http://www.1310news.com/2014/09/19/canada-army-run-hits-ottawa-this-weekend-2/

 

 

OTTAWA EVENTS:

 

WEDNESDAY:

 

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Thurs-Sun)

Bytowne Cinema, National Gallery & Arts Court Theatre

www.animationfestival.ca

 

THURSDAY:

 

RICHMOND FAIR (Thurs-Sun)

www.animationfestival.ca

 

SATURDAY:

 

NUIT BLANCHE OTTAWA AND GATINEAU (Sat-Sun)

Various locations in Ottawa and Gatineau

www.nuitblancheottawagatineau.ca

 

GLEBE HOUSE TOUR

Proceeds go to children and youth programming by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group

http://www.gnag.ca/index.php?page=134