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OVCC Marketplace open for business

  • 24/7 | year-round

The OVCC (Ottawa Valley Crafts and Collectibles Guild) recently launched the "OVCC Marketplace", a Facebook page for the sale/auction of handmade artisan items produced exclusively by its members of the OVCC.

Can't make it to their shows? No problem - you can now enjoy shopping locally handmade online - 24/7, year-round - from the convenience of your home. New items are listed on a daily basis so make sure to check often!

Geeked Out

  • August 20
  • 10 am - 4 pm
  • Kanata

Toys, comic books, video games and collectibles are coming to the former Target location at the Hazeldean Mall in Kanata for the second time.

Merrickville Artisan Show

  • August 27 and 28
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  • Merrickville

The 8th edition of this popular event will highlight 30 of the regions premier artisans showing their very exquisite creations.

Merrickville Antique Show

  • August 27 and 28
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  • Merrickville

Classic Shows organizes its largest indoor/outdoor antique show of the year at the Merrickville Fairgrounds. This 24th annual show runs, rain or shine, on Saturday and Sunday.

Art Mix

  • Aug. 16 to Sept. 4
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  • Nepean

ART MIX, a group focus show by Kathryn Bossy, Sharon Collins, Erika Farkas and Alena Liapko, is ongoing until September 4 at the Foyer Gallery. A vernissage will be held on Sunday, August 21st from 1 to 3 pm, where you will have the chance to meet the artists in person.

ᐃᓱᒪᒋᓇᒍ - isumaginagu

  • Aug. 13 to Sept. 17
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  • Ottawa

Solo exhibition featuring the work of Geronimo Inutiq. Geronimo creates cultural artefacts that have been shown in galleries and museums in the context of contemporary indigenous and Inuit art exhibits and performance - both nationally and internationally.

Blue (group show)

  • Aug. 2 to sept. 4
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  • Ottawa

"Blue" is a group show about the colour blue that has been used for art, adornment and as a dye since ancient times beginning in the 9th century when Chinese artists used cobalt to make fine blue and white porcelain. Visit website for a list of participating artists.

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Art Lending of Ottawa

  • September 3
  • 10 am to 5 pm
  • Ottawa

The ALO art shows feature original artwork in a variety of styles and mediums by local artists. Each piece of art can be rented or purchased outright.

MAC Eid Fest

  • September 10 or 11
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  • Ottawa

MAC Eid Fest is truly a remarkable event for the whole family! With entertainment and activities for all ages, it’s no wonder the MAC Eid Fest has continued to grow every year!

OLMC Show

  • September 24 and 25
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  • Ottawa

Discover your gems at the 50th Ottawa Gem, Minerals & Jewellery Show on September 24 and 25 at the Carleton University Fieldhouse (1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa).

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