Issue 557 Volume 3 Number 55
It’s Monday, June 20, 2022, Summer Solstice Eve, and did you know about these garage cat sculptures?
▪️The Ottawa Fringe Festival is in full swing and there’s a total of nine shows you can see tonight for half price. All of the shows venues are located within Arts Court at 2 Daly Avenue.
▪️Ottawa Tourism has granted special museum status to many Ottawa festivals, restaurants, and attractions to promote the city’s cultural hotspots and to attract visitors. It’s also a way for Ottawans to find hidden hotspots they might have missed. The list of 76 Unofficial Museums includes food brands, restaurants, breweries, RBC Bluesfest, coffee roasters and cafés, markets, and even a cheesemonger.
▪️Meatings presents the Smokin’ Meat & Sippin’ Whisky tasting, hosted with Top Shelf Distillers, on Thursday June 23rd. Each ticket includes tastings of four meat and whisky pairings, and a cocktail featuring the Meatings 10 Year Anniversary Whisky. Limited tickets are available and they must be purchased by tomorrow (June 21st).
For the first time since 2019 the Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival (June 21st through 26th) will combine in person programming with virtual screenings, workshops, and educational features. The festival opens on National Indigenous Peoples Day (tomorrow, June 21st), with stage performances starting at 4:00pm. Everything is free to attend, but you must register for a timed entry.
Deals of the day
▪️Use code SOLSTICE20 at Tofino Towels to receive 20% off site wide, until the sale ends on June 26th.
▪️St. Catharines, Ontario womenswear brand Lousje & Bean’s Summer Solstice Sale takes 20% off a select number of tops, jackets, and leggings from the collection.
▪️Mini Mioche has a different deal every day this week. Today save 20% on shorts for the littles in your life. The sale ends at 11:59pm.
We'll see you tomorrow – Martha and Darren
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