canadiary Ottawa

Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.

Bloomsday Afternoon Tea

June 16, 2018 2:00 pm. Bloomsday is a commemoration and celebration of the life of Irish writer James Joyce, during which the events of his novel Ulysses (set on 16 June 1904) are relived. It is observed annually in Dublin and elsewhere in the world.Take a leisurely afternoon tea this Bloomsday. Enjoy Sandwiches and Sweets inspired by Ulysses whilst sipping tea.Everything you need to enjoy listening to Readings from James Joyce's Ulysses.Need to give your afternoon a bit of a kick? Purchase a drink from the bar.Dress in period costume to celebrate James Joyce's tale.. 310 St Patrick StreetOttawa, ON K1N 5K5.. Event Details. Location: 310 St Patrick Street, Ottawa