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City of Ottawa’s Winterlude 2016 activities get underway

January 26, 2016
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Ottawa - Mayor Jim Watson and Yasir Naqvi, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ottawa Centre, will officially launch the Winterlude 2016 events taking place at the City’s partner sites: Lansdowne Park, City Hall and Shenkman Arts Centre.

Date: Thursday, January 28

Time: 11 a.m.

Location: Aberdeen Square, Lansdowne Park

In case of inclement weather: inside Aberdeen Pavilion
450 Queen Elizabeth Drive (North side of Aberdeen Pavilion)

Paid parking is available on site.

Immediately following the event, enjoy demonstrations of:

  • Snow carving, with students from First Avenue Public School
  • Snow painting, with the Ottawa School of Art
  • Outdoor curling, on the Lansdowne Skating Court
  • Snowshoe running with Mad Trapper and Run Ottawa

And… the Winterlude Ice Hog Family will be there, along with free hot chocolate courtesy of TD, at TD Place, Lansdowne Park.


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