As summer finally rolls into town, you may be looking for ways to keep the kids busy. The longer days mean more time for fun, and the Outaouais area offers a host of summer activities for the whole family. Here are a few of our favourites:
The circus is back in town! Cirque du Soleil returns to Gatineau in August for a long series of performances. Do not miss the chance to discover this new show. It is performed by the most admirable acrobats and artists of Cirque du Soleil Volta in Gatineau. Moreover, it is ab excellent time of the year to live the frenzy of the delicious local products! Agritourism
The Outaouais region is a great destination for your upcoming summer vacation. You’ll never get bored! Whether you plan to spend time in town, in the country or camping this summer in the area, you will have at your disposal numerous comfortable lodging choices, amazing activities and tasty restaurants. There is no doubt that you will find a summer festival that will please you. We are waiting for you! Festibière with Dad Last month on this blog, we mentioned a few activities to do around Mother’s Day. Now, it’s Dad’s turn to get your full attention in June! During summer vacation, it is difficult to resist the call of the hop. That’s why a visit to the Gatineau Festibière – Canadian Beer Championship is a must. From June 8 to 10, the bi-annual event takes place on the site of the Canadian Museum of History. You will find products for every taste with a choice of more than 300 beers from more than 30 brewers. After Festibière, you could take one last drink at Bar 7 of Casino Lac-Leamy. Located about ten minutes from the site of the Festibière, the Casino is full of energy day and night. You will have fun […]
Spring of 2017 in Gatineau is an exceptional season, offering all kinds of activities for everyone: a marathon, an ephemeral hub and much more. In May, come enjoy the beautiful weather and visit the region for a weekend. Plan a day at one of the many Gatineau museums and watch the tulips bloom! Culture in the spotlight: Gatineau museums!
We’ve already had a taste of spring during a few warmer days in recent weeks. Therefore, it’s time to put some new clothes in the wardrobe! The arrival of spring is the perfect time for a shopping spree. Visit at a Gatineau mall as we celebrate the Juno Awards in town. Celebrating Canadian Music
Until February 20 we strongly suggest that you put on your winter clothes to go out and enjoy Winterlude with a few friends or your family. The event is part of the Ottawa 2017 celebrations. There are so many activities and most of them are free. Winterlude is located at a few key locations in the heart of Gatineau/Ottawa, at Confederation Park and Marion Dewar Plaza, among others. The Winterlude will make you move!
Whether it be for a weekend or for several days, 2017 is the absolute best time to visit the National Capital Region with your family. The city of Gatineau will be embellished as part of Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. Also, a mix of special events and family activities will be your welcome into town. Let’s get going!
If you are given the task to organize a corporate event or a banquet, this is a wonderful challenge that needs to be done with great care! However, if you understand the deadlines and are well-informed, the experience will be rewarding for all the guests and for you as well! Here are our tips and ideas for corporate event planning.
Very few places on earth offer as spectacular a display of reds, oranges, and yellows as Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. If you are travelling to the Ottawa-Gatineau area, fall season is the best time of year to admire the work of Mother Nature. Here are some of the best places to see the fall colours in all their glory.