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Wine and Art Walk in Downtown Ottawa - November 3, 2018

Enjoy samples of wine, art, and appetizers at participating businesses during the Wine and Art Walk this Saturday in downtown Ottawa.  Tickets are $25 per person in advance or $30 per person at the door.  You will get a passport as you start your journey, and if you get all of your stamps, you will have the chance to win one of 20 prices, including the Grand Prize - an overnight stay at the Ottawa River House Bed & Breakfast.

All will call tickets must be picked up between 2 and 5PM the day of the event at the Ottawa Boat Club, 500 Columbus St. Participants of the Wine and Art Walk must be 21 years of age. All participants will receive a wine glass. Tickets are non refundable and non transferrable.

Participating Ottawa Businesses

  • The Ottawa Boat Club
  • Heritage Harbor/Red Dog Grill
  • In Bloom
  • Iconic
  • Alure
  • Your Interior Motives
  • Ladies & Gents
  • The Lone Buffalo/Tangled Roots
  • A Mess of Things
  • SaltTreeYoga
  • Reddick Mansion
  • Jeremiah Joes
  • Prairie Fox Books
  • Caribbean Tan
  • Say I Do & More
  • Computer Spa/Justice Law Firm
  • C230
  • Pink Chihuahua
  • Kristine’s Shower
  • Thymeless
  • Chic & Unique
  • Starved Rock Community Foundation
  • Ottawa Bakery


  • Crash - Jeremiah Joe's outdoor area from 4-8pm

Crash - Playing at Ottawa Wine and Art Walk

  • Entertainment Fire Spinners

Firespinners at Ottawa's Wine and Art Walk

Find out more by visiting https://www.facebook.com/ottawawineandartwalk/.