Responding to overwhelming interest in the inaugural edition of the festival, organizers increased the number of team spots in 2018 to 100 – all of which were booked within eight minutes.
A spike in the number of domestic travellers visiting the National Capital Region in 2017 offset declines in direct travel from the United States and the rest of the word, according to the Ottawa…
More than 11 million people visited Ottawa last year
The park’s roads remain closed to motorists, with the anticipated reopening date of May 4 postponed.
While last year’s event was free, organizers are charging an admission fee of $20.
New Hilton lodgings are set to open this fall at the site of the former National Hotel & Suites at 361 Queen St.
Local tourism agency says an estimated 41,000 Chinese nationals visited Ottawa last year, a number it expects to grow.
The growth was entirely concentrated in domestic travellers and came despite U.S. and other international passenger volumes sinking to the lowest level since 2008.
Wild winter weather turning 2017-18 ski season into a 'rollercoaster ride' for hill operators.
Local tourism officials in talks to bring popular spectacle back to capital as early as 2020