What's on in the Outaouais, 16-22 November

Published on November 15 2018

Cover photo credits: Anabelle Pallagrossi

Looking for things to do in the Outaouais this week with your kids? Your friends? Your mother-in-law? This blog post has the answers for you! Our suggestions this week include a film festival, comfort food, board games and an art exhibit.

Activities and events!

Ottawa Adventure Film Festival

You’re a movie buff, and your significant other loves the great outdoors? The Ottawa Adventure Film Festival handily combines both your passions! Get your tickets now for the program of your choice, and see some of the most stunning adventure films in the world.

Where

Mayfair Theatre – 1074 Bank Street, Ottawa.

When

A Program: Saturday, Nov. 17 and Monday, Nov. 19. | B Program: Sunday, Nov. 18 and Wednesday, Nov. 21. | Screening times vary.

Cost

General admission. Saturday & Sunday: $20 | Monday & Wednesday: $25.

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Sunday Game Nights at Ou Quoi

Aaaah, good old board games! Love ‘em or hate ‘em, one thing’s for sure: it’s hard not to have fun at Sunday Game Nights at Ou Quoi, as host and bartender Mathieu keeps things moving along as you choose among dozens of games … and dozens of drinks! Definitely worth checking out.

Where

Ou Quoi urban lounge – 48 Laval Street, Gatineau.

When

Sunday, Nov. 18 from 7 to 11 p.m.

Cost

Free admission. Cash bar.

Good to know

Sunday Game Nights are held every Sunday until December 30. For ages 18+.

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Cheese Soirée

Imagine an entire evening dedicated to your favourite food … Look no further than the famous Cheese Soirée at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum! Sample a wide range of artisanal Quebec and Ontario cheeses, and enjoy fondue, raclette, and cheese-making stations. My mouth is watering already!

Where

Canada Agriculture and Food Museum – 901 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa.

When

Tuesday, Nov. 20 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Cost

$32 + tax.

Good to know

Your ticket includes a complimentary glass of wine. For ages 19+.

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Art exhibition: L’empreinte des peuples

Discover the distinctive works of artist Nicolas Grégoire, which reflect the influence of humans on their environment. This multimedia exhibition offers a unique sensory experience and invites viewers to contribute, in their own way, to the traces left by human populations.

Where

Centre d’action culturelle de la MRC de Papineau – 3 Principale Street, Saint-André-Avellin.

When

Until Friday, Nov. 23. Tuesday–Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Closed Saturday.

Cost

Free.

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REMINDER – Christmas markets!

Has this week’s early snowfall put you in a holiday mood? Good news: throughout the Outaouais, you can start your shopping and discover local crafts and products at the most beautiful Christmas markets in the region!

Where

RCMs around the Outaouais.

When

Mainly on weekends, until Sunday, Dec. 16.

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Looking for more activities to do in November and do not want to miss out on what’s happening in the Outaouais? Take inspiration from this beautiful list of outings and check our Facebook calendar regularly!

Now playing!

16
November

Music

Evening with Pierre Crépeau and Paul Bélisle

Coopérative place du marché de Ripon

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16
November

Music

Cody Coyote

National Arts Centre

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17
November

Music

Milk & Bone

Minotaure

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17
November

Family

Arthur the adventurer discovering the Rockies

Salle Desjardins of Carrefour Culturel ESTacade

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18
November

Music

Gordon Lightfoot

National Arts Centre

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19
November

Comedy

Lundis juste pour rire

Salle Odyssee

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21
November

Comedy

Les Mercredis de l'humour

Mardi Gras

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22
November

Music

François Jalbert & Jérôme Beaulieu

National Arts Centre

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