Thursday, August 5, 2021
Are you free tonight?
It’s IPA day from 4:00pm to 10:00pm at Bowman’s Bar & Grill, 1170 Carling Avenue. The bar will be serving up beers from local craft brewers Ashton Brewing, Beyond the Pale Brewing, Braodhead, Perth, Whitewater, Bicycle, and Whitewater Brewing Co. and live music from 6:00pm to 10:00pm. Proceeds will support W.E. Gowling Public School Parents’ Council.
▪️Tomorrow, Friday August 6th, visitors with bookings can take selfies at the Sunflower Selfies Pop-Up fundraising event at the Barclay Dick & Sons Farm Supply property near Renfrew. Proceeds from the event will support Hospice Renfrew. Space is limited and each one hour timed visit costs $25 per vehicle. To book, email [email protected] or message the business on Facebook.
▪️Taking it a step further, Green Corners Farm allows you to pick your own Sunflowers (as well as Snapdragons in vivacious pinks and purples) for $15 per person. The farm supplies the cutting tools to select your blooms from approximately 17,500 sunflowers in the fields. Choose your day and time this weekend.
▪️Read the Ottawa River Lifestyle blog for a full list of farms offering sunflower photo ops this year.
▪️This Saturday August 7th, the Fly Market brings its massive 20+ vendor list to the parking lot behind Top of the World skate shop, 581 Bank Street. From 10:00am to 4:00pm shop for vintage tees, sneakers, denim, and so much more.
▪️Deacon Brodies has announced the return of in-person whisky tastings this Sunday August 8th at 4:00pm. The $59 price tag includes four whiskies and small food pairings. Reservations are essential, by mailing [email protected]
Deal of the day
According to menswear shop Stroked Ego, it’s National Underwear Day. To celebrate, they’re offering 25% off all regularly priced underwear, online and in-store. Use the code NUD-25 to grab your discount off brands like SAXX, Vaux, Andrew Christian, Cell Block 13, C-IN2, Code 22, Coyote, Doreanse, Garçon, and more. 2nd Floor - 131 Bank Street.
We'll see you tomorrow – Martha and Darren
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