Tag Archives: summer activities


Summer To-Do List

1. Do Ottawa, with all your senses. See, hear, smell, taste and feel the magic of the city’s festivals, food trucks, eateries, markets, shops, hot spots and splash pads. 2. Add some sparkle to your summer at Creatures of Light: … Continue reading

Fun Summer Activities for the Family on a Budget

Summer vacation is the perfect time for you and your family to explore a new hobby and spend some time together outdoors. If you’re trying to plan some fun-filled summer days without breaking the family budget, take advantage of what … Continue reading

Go #Ottawa: August Fun in the City

August Action at Municipal Museums! Billings Estate National Historic Site Pride and Prejudice Tea Party Join us for a themed tea amidst details from the infamous novel, Pride and Prejudice by acclaimed author, Jane Austen. Enjoy a Regency era tea menu, English … Continue reading

Nature Camp? Yes!

There is something magical about an outdoor nature camp. Kids can explore, test their limits, try new things, get plenty of exercise, and enjoy the wonders of Mother Nature.

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Otttawa’s Pirate Adventures for Swashbuckling Fun

Arrr, matey. Kids of all ages love Ottawa’s Pirate Adventures. This thrill-a-minute local pirate ship is the perfect spot for birthday parties too. Continue reading

Something Fun is Looming

By Rebecca Stanisic A few months ago, something new popped up on the school grounds.  Littered across snow-covered pavement and peeking out from under patches of ice were small, brightly coloured playthings. To the unknowing eye, it appeared that small … Continue reading

Summer Fun and Games

While this summer break from school is a long time, it doesn’t have to be a brain drain. Sure the pencils and books have been put away in favour of playthings, but as any parent knows learning happens all the … Continue reading