Awards & Recognitions

The Downtown Rideau Board of Management is proud to be an award-winning organization recognized for the work it has done on behalf of its members and community:

2012

Tourism Partnership of the Year Award from Ottawa Tourism in partnership with the National Capital Commission for bringing Chill Factor — Get out of the Cold, and into the Chill! to life during Winterlude. Chill Factor presented a “cool” collection of high fashion, cuisine and culture that took the edge off winter and put it centre stage in the Fashion, Arts & Theatre District.

2012

Business Recognition Award from the Council for the Arts in Ottawa for firmly established Downtown Rideau as the Arts and Entertainment District of Ottawa and being a vital link between business and culture.

2012

Certificate of Recognition from Ottawa City Councilon the 30th Anniversary of the Downtown Rideau Business Improvement Area.

2010

Events & Programming Merit Award from the International Downtown Association for Summer Fling Festival and Dinner & Show promotion.

2009

Award of Distinction from the International Downtown Association for The Underpass program.

2009

Community Safety Award from Crime Prevention Ottawa for The Underpass program.

2008

Certificate of Appreciationfrom the Ottawa Arts Court Foundation in recognition of efforts towards the development of the arts and theatre district and exception level of partnership and support.