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Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.


Irish Folk Music Legend Andy Irvine

July 21, 2019 8:00 pm. Andy Irvine is one of the great Irish singers, his voice one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland. He has been hailed as "a tradition in himself".Musician, singer, songwriter, Andy has maintained his highly individual performing skills throughout his over 50 year career.. 310 St. Patrick StreetOttawa, ON K1N 5K5.. Event Details. Location: 310 St. Patrick Street, Ottawa

Ice Cream Festival

July 21, 2019 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Learn about the journey from cow to cone by joining us at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum's annual Ice Cream Festival! You can practise your milking technique on the museum's wooden cow, and learn how dairying technology now includes milking machines and robotic milkers. Help make ice cream with an old-fashioned manual ice cream maker, then taste the fruits of your labour. Step back in time to the 1950s and discover the history of ice cream scoops and sundaes, including a sample of this delicious treat. Other activities include crowd-pleasing performances by Capital Jumpers, a dance party with DJ Rico, and a photo booth! Also on the schedule are samplings of sorbet floats, and a kids' corner with crafts and games. A variety of food services and local ice cream vendors will be on site. Don't miss this tasty treat of a day! Visit our website for the full list of activities!. 901 Prince of Wales DriveOttawa, ON K2C 3K1.. Event Details. Location: 901 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa

Justin Duhaime's Gypsy Muse featuring William Lamoureux

July 21, 2019 3:00 pm. Inspired by the legacy of legendary manouche guitarist Django Reinhardt, the music is driven by swinging and grooving rhythm guitar which functions as a vehicle for improvisation. They combine an eclectic mix of high energy swing, latin grooves, virtuosic fast tempo tunes and luscious ballads. Find them at the confluence of the old and the new.Justin Duhaime - guitarWilliam Lamoureux - violinNabil Yaghi - guitarChris Pond - bass. 885 Bank StreetOttawa, ON K1S 3W4.. Event Details. Location: 885 Bank Street, Ottawa

Opening: Annette Hegel and Deborah Margo – By the bee

July 18, 2019 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Official opening for the exhibition. By the bee is an evolving project by collaborating artists Annette Hegel and Deborah Margo. Bringing together scent, sound, light and three-dimensional elements, it is a representation of bumble bee culture. Variations in the size of the sculptures in the installation, shifts in the volume of sound, emerging scent, changing light conditions, and the tactile nature of the plant components, make this work an immersive experience.. 110 Laurier Avenue, WestOttawa, ON K1P 1J1.. Event Details. Location: 110 Laurier Avenue, West, Ottawa

Brazilian Guitar Quartet III

July 17, 2019 12:00 pm. Winner of the 2011 Latin Grammy Award in the "best classical album" category, the Brazilian Guitar Quartet has established itself as one of world's leading guitar ensembles. Praised by the Washington Post for its "seductive beauty" and "virtuosic gusto," the group's unique combination, of regular six-string and extended-range, eight-string guitars, allows for the exploration of an original and unusual repertoire. They have performed around the world to ecstatic audience responses and garnering rave reviews.. 347 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E7.. Event Details. Location: 347 Richmond Road, Ottawa

Simone Dinnerstein and The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra (Repeat / Reprise)

July 16, 2019 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Simone Dinnerstein - pianoManitoba Chamber OrchestraAnne Manson - conductor / chef d'orchestreMusic of Dvořák, Philip Glass and Vivian Fung. 355 Cooper StreetOttawa, ON K2P 0G8.. Event Details. Location: 355 Cooper Street, Ottawa

The Off-White Project (Prelude)

June 20, 2019 to July 16, 2019Monday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmTuesday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmWednesday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmThursday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmFriday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmSaturday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pmSunday: 8:30 am to 10:30 pm. Reception and artist talk - June 23 at 1 pmLive open call - July 14 at 1 pmAn investigation of White Privilege. A painting exhibition, a launch of a collaborative, multidisciplinary project, a digital platform for art and social engagement. Protest poetry and on-line media linked to paintings by scanning QR codes.Bring your smartphone and earbuds to hook-up to juicy content on the web.Edgy and satirical.Come see the works. Meet the artist. Answer the live open call for future shows.. 245, Centrum BlvdOttawa, ON K1E 0A1.. Event Details. Location: 245, Centrum Blvd, Ottawa

The Brazilian Guitar Quartet

July 16, 2019 7:30 pm. Winner of the 2011 Latin Grammy Award in the "best classical album" category, the Brazilian Guitar Quartet has established itself as one of world's leading guitar ensembles. Praised by the Washington Post for its "seductive beauty" and "virtuosic gusto," the group's unique combination, of regular six-string and extended-range, eight-string guitars, allows for the exploration of an original and unusual repertoire. They have performed around the world to ecstatic audience responses and garnering rave reviews.. 347 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E7.. Event Details. Location: 347 Richmond Road, Ottawa

Brazilian Guitar Quartet I

July 15, 2019 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Winner of the 2011 Latin Grammy Award in the "best classical album" category, the Brazilian Guitar Quartet has established itself as one of world's leading guitar ensembles. Praised by the Washington Post for its "seductive beauty" and "virtuosic gusto," the group's unique combination, of regular six-string and extended-range, eight-string guitars, allows for the exploration of an original and unusual repertoire. They have performed around the world to ecstatic audience responses and garnering rave reviews.. 347 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E7.. Event Details. Location: 347 Richmond Road, Ottawa