What's on in the Outaouais, 2-8 november

Published on November 1 2018

The Outaouais has lots of original ways to chase away the November blahs and liven up your routine. Whether you’re a foodie, a history buff, an art lover or a party animal, this list has an activity for you!

Festivals and events!

Remembrance Week

November 11 marks Remembrance Day and the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice. For the occasion, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum will host several activities well worth checking out. In addition to attending a unique concert and live broadcast of the national Remembrance Day ceremony, you can visit a special exhibition on Canadian military aviation, participate in educational workshops and assemble your own commemorative poetry collection.

Where

Canada Aviation and Space Museum – 11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa.

When

Saturday, November 3 to Sunday, November 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost

Free with museum admission.

Good to know

Special concert November 4 at 2 p.m.: We Will Remember: Canadian Armed Forces Central Band and Governor General’s Foot Guards Band. National ceremony: November 11 at 10 a.m. at the National War Memorial. (Watch the live broadcast at the Museum.)

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Ottawa Vegan Market

The Ottawa Vegan Market is the perfect starting point to introduce you to the vegan diet, a trend that’s quickly gaining in popularity. See why so many people are embracing these new food choices by going to the market, meeting producers, discovering different and original recipes, and tasting vegan dishes prepared on the premises.

Where

Lansdowne Park, Aberdeen Pavilion – 1015 Bank Street, Ottawa.

When

Saturday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Cost

General admission: $5 | VIP ticket: $10

Good to know

Show your advance ticket to get free OC Transpo service to and from the market.

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“Tablée pommes et courges”: Apple and squash season at Le Rituel

It’s impossible to be unhappy when you go for Sunday brunch, let alone when it’s a fall-themed gourmet brunch served in the rustic setting of Le Rituel restaurant. Plan to go soon, because this special seasonal menu is available for a limited time only!

Where

Le Rituel Restaurant – 967 Montée Dalton, Gatineau.

When

Sundays, November 4, 11 & 18 novembre from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost

Adult: $25 | Child: $13 | Vegetarian option: $23

Good to know

The “Tablée pommes et courges” concept also offers a dinner menu on Fridays and Saturdays, and a group menu (reservations required). Available until November 18.

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Joyful Jumble exhibition and vernissage

When you combine ancestral techniques such as forging, tinsmithing, welding and mosaics, you get a Joyful Jumble! Come and discover timeless works of art by artists Marylène Ménard and Robert Biron at a free vernissage to open this distinctive exhibition.

Where

Centre culturel du Vieux-Aylmer, Espace Pierre-Debain – 120 Principale Street, Aylmer.

When

Vernissage: Wednesday, November 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. Exhibition runs until December 16.

Cost

Free.

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What’s new at the Casino

The Casino du Lac-Leamy never fails to surprise and entertain! As of November 8, you’ll have three new reasons to say “Wow!” when you visit the Casino. 1- The “Let’s Get Lucky” game is back, with more than $110,000 in prizes to be won. 2- The event “We’ve Got the Funk at the Casino” features free live shows with a disco touch. 3- The Casino bar has concocted three new “sparkle martinis” for you to enjoy.

Where

Casino du Lac-Leamy – 1 Du Casino Blvd., Gatineau.

When

Thursdays from November 8 to December 13.

Cost

Free admission to game and shows. Cash bar for cocktails.

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Now playing!

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November

Other

RedBlacks football game

TD Place

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02
November

Music

Friday 5@7 - Trio Parcours

Coopérative place du Marché de Ripon

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02
November

Music

Boyhood

National Arts Centre

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02
November

Music

Holly Cole

National Arts Centre

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02
November

Comedy

Sam Breton

Scene PNG - Polyvalente Nicolas-Gatineau

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03
November

Music

Canailles and Trop Belle

Minotaure

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03
November

Music

Jeffery Straker

National Arts Centre

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04
November

Family

Les choses berçantes

National Arts Centre

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06
November

Comedy

Soirée d'humour OpenMic

Minotaure

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07
November

Music

Formidable! Aznavour - The History of a legend

Meridian Theatre @ Centrepointe

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07
November

Music

Homage to Leonard Cohen

Chelsea Pub

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07
November

Other

Company Wang Ramirez

National Arts Centre

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07
November

Comedy

Mercredis de l'Humour

Mardi Gras

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08
November

Music

Jayme Stone : Folklife

National Arts Centre

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