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Downtown Rideau is a finalist of 2013 Ottawa Tourism Awards

180x200_otawardsEvent of the Year

  • Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE) National Conference – Chic & Swell
  • Incident at the Bunker:  A Zombie Adventure -Diefenbunker:  Canada’s Cold War Museum & the Haunted Walk of Ottawa
  • Music and Beyond – 2012 Edition
  • Juno Awards  -National Capital Commission
  • Van Gogh:  Up Close  – National Gallery of Canada
  • Ottawa Folk Festival – 2012 Edition
  • 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend  – Ottawa Senators Hockey Club
  • Pumpkinferno – St. Lawrence Parks Commission: Upper Canada Village
  • TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival – 2012 Edition

Innovation of the Year

  • National Capital Commission – Visitor Services
  • Nordik Spa –Nature – Panorama

Partnership of the Year

  • City of Ottawa with Rideau Heritage Route Tourism Association – Rideau Heritage Route Signage Project
  • Music and Beyond with the Diefenbunker, Canada’s Cold War Museum – Beyond the Bomb:  Music of the Cold War
  • National Capital Commission with the Downtown Rideau BIA’s – CHILL FACTOR at Winterlude 2012
  • St. Joseph Media with 29 Ottawa Restaurants – Winterbites

New Business of the Year

  • Funhaven
  • Ottawa Cycling Tours
  • Real Sports Bar & Grill Ottawa

We look forward to celebrating excellence in our tourism industry on Thursday, April 25th at the Brookstreet.

Congratulations to all of our finalists!

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