Events

Events


Sep
21
Mon
2015
2015 Drop Zone Ottawa For Easter Seals @ Morguard building
Sep 21 @ 08:00:00 AM

 

1310 News is proud to support the 5th Annual Easter Seals Ottawa Drop Zone September 22 at the Morguard building!

 

 

 

When: Monday, September 21, 2015

Where: 280 Slater St., Ottawa, ON

What:  The 6th Annual Easter Seals Drop Zone Ottawa presented by Morguard. A dizzying, knee-shaking, pulse pounding 20-storey rappel down the outside of a downtown Morguard building, while astonished onlookers gaze up into the sky in amazement.

Who:  Anyone over the age of 18 who is willing to step outside their comfort zone and face their fears!

How:  By raising a minimum of $1,500, participants gain the opportunity of a lifetime to participate in this truly unique and exhilarating event.

Why: To raise money for children and youth with physical disabilities in Ontario. Since 2010, Drop Zone Ottawa superheroes have raised over $500,000 for Easter Seals kids!

Drop Zone Ottawa is a great way to challenge yourself or a team of colleagues to raise money for kids with physical disabilities, while earning the opportunity to rappel down a 20-storey building!

Rappel spots are limited, so register online today as an individual or as a team! Register early and start fundraising to be entered in the early bird prize draws and a chance to win some great fundraising prizes!

 

Registration for the 6th Annual Easter Seals Drop Zone Ottawa is now open- Click here to register!

 

For more information please contact Kirsti Manuel at kmanuel@easterseals.org or 613.226.3051 ext. 222. or click here for full event details .

Nov
11
Wed
2015
Signatures Show @ Shaw Centre
Nov 11 @ 12:00:00 PM – Nov 15 @ 05:00:00 PM

Signatures Show logoSignatures Show is the Nation Capital’s premier holiday shopping event, a gathering of the finest talents of the Canadian Handmade community in a landmark destination.

 

Returning to the Shaw Centre for five days, Nov 11-15, Signatures Show features over 170 of Canada’s most talented artists, artisans, and designers interacting with shoppers in a unique marketplace, with their works on display for your admiration and inspiration.

 

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 Hours:
Wednesday 12pm – 9pm
Thursday 10am – 9pm
Friday 10am – 9pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm

 

With an array of quality Canadian handcrafted products available, including fashion, home décor, natural body care, fine art, stunning jewellery, and specialty foods, it is a truly unforgettable affair for all to behold.

 

Check out the website here!

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WHAT’S HAPPENING:

“Field of Poppies” Exhibition – Opening Day

Free admission to all veterans, active military personnel and reservists.
Signatures Show observes Remembrance Day with a special “Field of Poppies” exhibition. A select group of our artisans have each created a special piece, working within their mediums, incorporating the Remembrance Day poppy symbol. The public is invited to vote for their favorite piece throughout opening day and the winning artisan will be announced at 8:30pm that evening.

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TGIF Shopping Party, 2 for 1 admission – Friday, November 13, 5pm – 9pm

TGIF! And there’s no better way to cap off the week than heading over to the Signatures Show after work with some friends. Grab a drink from the bar, a bite from the bistro and shop ‘til you drop!

 

“Early Bird Gets The Bag” – Saturday, November 14

Be one of the first 200 customers through the door Saturday morning and receive a sturdy and attractive Signatures shopping bag.

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Dec
9
Wed
2015
Snowsuit Fund Radiothon
Dec 9 @ 06:00:00 AM – 06:00:00 PM

1310News and Sleep Country present the Snowsuit Fund Radiothon Wednesday, December 9 from 6am – 6pm!

This winter, over 16,000 Snowsuits will be needed to keep children warm in the Ottawa area, and with your help we could change that. With every $40.00 donation, there is one less child that will be left out in the cold. So tune in, call in and share your warmth with a child.

  • To donate online click the ‘DONATE ONLINE’ button below

 

The Snowsuit Fund Radiothon - For Sleep Country

 

Donate Online - Presented by Reliance Holmes Heating
Donate Online - Brought to you by Reliance Holmes Heating

 

Apr
1
Fri
2016
Garth Brooks World Tour
Apr 1 @ 07:00:00 PM – Apr 3 @ 11:00:00 PM

The Electrifying Return to Ottawa of North America’s Most Powerful Concert Force and Number One Selling Solo Artist in U.S. History! Garth Brooks with special guest Trisha Yearwood are coming to the Canadian Tire Centre for three shows-Friday, April 1, Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3, 2016!

 

 

GARTH BROOKS WORLD TOUR

With

Trisha Yearwood

 

Tickets go on sale now-Eight (8) ticket limit

Buy tickets at www.canadiantirecentre.com/Garth or 1-844-4-GarthB (1-844-442-7842)
Visa, MasterCard or American Express

*Tickets will not be sold at the venue box office or at outlets on Jan. 22.

Ticket prices: $62.90, in addition to a $3.40 capital restoration fee, $8.18 in HST and a $5.50 service charge for a total of $79.98. All seats will be sold as best available. 

Special note: Select seats for this event will be delivered as a mobile paperless ticket. You will not receive a physical ticket for entry and you will be required to show a government-issued ID matching the name on the mobile ticket at the time of entry. Mobile paperless tickets are used in an effort to keep the best seats in the house in the hands of the fans. If you cannot present a matching government-issued ID at the time of entry, you will not be granted access to the event.

The Garth Brooks World Tour is sponsored by GhostTunes. 

 

Jul
7
Thu
2016
RBC Bluesfest 2016
Jul 7 @ 04:00:00 PM – Jul 17 @ 11:00:00 PM
RBC Bluesfest 2016

RBC Bluesfest is back at Lebreton Flats for 2016! Headliners this year includes The Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Duran Duran, Billy Idol, The Cult, John Fogerty, The Monkees, Sam Hunt, Brad Paisley and much more!

THE 2016 LINE-UP: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nelly, Duran Duran, Billy Idol, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Lumineers, The Cult, John Fogerty, Thomas Rhett,  Brad Paisley, Alessia Cara, Sam Hunt, AWOLNATION, The Monkees, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, City and Colour, Bryan Ferry, Amos The Transparent,  BradJoe Jackson, Schoolboy Q, The Head and The Heart, Peter Bjorn and John, Son Little, Boy & Bear, David Gogo, Tyler Kealey, Suits n Toques, The Tallest Man On Earth, Tal Wilkenfeld, Pandaléon, Fire Antlers, Harrison “Sweet Taste” Kennedy, Earl Sweatshirt, The London Souls,  Archer, Jeff Ross, Jill Zmud, Amanda Rheaume, Madeon, Debauche, Yukon Blonde, Archer, Wild Child, San Fermin, The Jimmy Tri-Tone Band, Gingkoa, Grand River Ramblers, STEAMERS , The Decemberists, Half Moon Run, XXYYXX, Pierre Kwenders, Craig Cardiff, Tribute to Jack Bruce, Carlo, PUP,  Lindsey Stirling, The Jesse Greene Band, The Paul DesLauriers Band, Cashtro Crosby and DJ Mes, Zeds Dead, Lindsay Ferguson, Training Season, Jack de Keyzer The Chocolate Hot Pockets, Future, Wolf Parade, Nelly, DZ Deathrays, Holy F*ck, Cashmere Cat, The Paper Kites, Paul James, Pith and The Parenchymas, The Wicked Mercy, Brothers Dube, Danny Albert, Just Poets, , Bombino, Brock Zeman, Barry and the Blasters, Monday I Retire

Purchase full festival passes: Go to www.ottawabluesfest.ca.

Sep
27
Tue
2016
The Home Run @ The Shaw Centre
Sep 27 @ 07:00:00 PM – 10:00:00 PM

Join MC Mark Sutcliffe and help make One Young World delegates feel at home, while supporting those who do not have one. Sign up today to be part of a memorable evening! This run will serve as an ice breaker event for OYW delegates arriving to Ottawa early, as well as offer the Ottawa community the opportunity to be part of the OYW energy, and meet these amazing young leaders from all around the world. All while raising awareness for statelessness and refugees.

Proceeds to Refugee 613. Your $40 run registration also includes admission to the after party, at the Shaw Centre post-run.

 

This run is organized by Ottawa Tourism’s Katie Dolan, with the support of Run Ottawa. We’d love to see as many of our hospitality members out supporting her and this worthy cause as possible!

 

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Nov
8
Tue
2016
Roger Hodgson
Nov 8 @ 08:00:00 PM – 11:00:00 PM
Roger Hodgson

Roger Hodgson, legendary singer-songwriter formerly of Supertramp returns to Ottawa Tuesday, November 8 at the Arena at TD Place!

Tickets on sale NOW-CapitalTickets.ca. Starting at $59.50. Taxes included (+ applicable service charges) A limited quantity of VIP Soundcheck and/or Meet & Greet Packages also available. CHEZ Nation Members be sure to check out the Events & Presales section (Under ‘Earn Points’) for access to our exclusive pre-sale which runs Thursday, April 7 from 10:00am-10:00pm!

Back in Ottawa by popular demand after a sold out show in 2015, Roger Hodgson, one of the most gifted composers and lyricists of our time, co-founded the progressive rock band, Supertramp, in 1969 is returning to Ottawa!  Roger was the driving force behind what fans call the “golden years” of the band that made Supertramp a worldwide phenomenon with album sales in excess of 60 million. He wrote, sang, and arranged such enduring rock standards as “Breakfast in America,” “Give a Little Bit,” “Take the Long Way Home,” “The Logical Song,” “Dreamer,” “It’s Raining Again,” “School,”  and “Fool’s Overture.” 

Uniting generations, Hodgson transports baby boomers back to their youth while giving younger concertgoers a taste of why his heartfelt songs have endured. In Canada, sales for Crime of the Century and Breakfast in America reached Diamond status; one in every 15 Canadians owned both these albums!