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January 2018

Niagara Icewine Festival

January 12 - January 28
Scotiabank Convention Centre, 6815 Stanley Avenue
Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3Y9 Canada
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Food and wine lovers: Here's good news for the dark days of January. This festival in the Niagara region runs for three consecutive weekends and celebrates one of Ontario's signature wine products: icewine. Check the website for the full list of activities and attractions, which range from gala dinners and a cocktail competition to outdoor concerts.

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An Inspector Calls

January 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until January 27, 2018

One event on January 14, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue
Ottawa, Ottawa K1N 7M7 Canada
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When Inspector Goole shows up at the Birling family's front door, at first they think it must be a mistake. After all, what can a young woman's suicide have to do with their placid, upper middle class lives? All is revealed, in a devastating way, in J.B. Priestley's popular play, An Inspector Calls, opening this week at the Ottawa Little Theatre (January 10 to 27).

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

January 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until January 20, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until January 20, 2018

One event on January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Grand Theatre, 218 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B2 Canada
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Looking for a midwinter giggle? Then The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, a musical comedy at the Grand Theatre in Kingston, may be just the ticket. Six tweens vie for lexicographical supremacy. Only one can win. Audience participation is encouraged! Photo by Romain Vignes on Unsplash.

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An Inspector Calls

January 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until January 27, 2018

One event on January 14, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue
Ottawa, Ottawa K1N 7M7 Canada
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When Inspector Goole shows up at the Birling family's front door, at first they think it must be a mistake. After all, what can a young woman's suicide have to do with their placid, upper middle class lives? All is revealed, in a devastating way, in J.B. Priestley's popular play, An Inspector Calls, opening this week at the Ottawa Little Theatre (January 10 to 27).

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Igloofest

January 18 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until February 1, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 3, 2018

People dancing in front of an illuminated outdoor stage.

Igloofest is  a three-weekend electronic music festival on the Jacques Cartier Quay in the Old Port of Montreal (January 18 to February 3). With DJs and musicians from multiple countries—Canada, the U.S., the U.K., the Netherlands and Spain, to name a few—you'll be able to dance yourself warm no matter how far the mercury falls.

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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

January 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until January 20, 2018

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until January 20, 2018

One event on January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Grand Theatre, 218 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1B2 Canada
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Looking for a midwinter giggle? Then The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, a musical comedy at the Grand Theatre in Kingston, may be just the ticket. Six tweens vie for lexicographical supremacy. Only one can win. Audience participation is encouraged! Photo by Romain Vignes on Unsplash.

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Snowshoe Under the Stars in Gatineau Park

January 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Friday, repeating until March 9, 2018

Gatineau Park Visitor Centre, 33 Scott Road
Chelsea, Quebec J9B 1R5 Canada
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Snowshoe under the stars in Gatineau Park with a naturalists on Friday nights in January, February and early March 2018.

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An Inspector Calls

January 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating until January 27, 2018

One event on January 14, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm

Ottawa Little Theatre, 400 King Edward Avenue
Ottawa, Ottawa K1N 7M7 Canada
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When Inspector Goole shows up at the Birling family's front door, at first they think it must be a mistake. After all, what can a young woman's suicide have to do with their placid, upper middle class lives? All is revealed, in a devastating way, in J.B. Priestley's popular play, An Inspector Calls, opening this week at the Ottawa Little Theatre (January 10 to 27).

Find out more »

Igloofest

January 19 @ 7:30 pm - January 20 @ 12:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until February 1, 2018

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 3, 2018

People dancing in front of an illuminated outdoor stage.

Igloofest is  a three-weekend electronic music festival on the Jacques Cartier Quay in the Old Port of Montreal (January 18 to February 3). With DJs and musicians from multiple countries—Canada, the U.S., the U.K., the Netherlands and Spain, to name a few—you'll be able to dance yourself warm no matter how far the mercury falls.

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Barbegazi: Winter sports festival in Montreal

January 20
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until January 21, 2018

Parc Olympique, 4545 Pierre-de Coubertin Avenue
Montreal, Quebec H1V 3N7 Canada
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snowskate Barbegazi extreme sports Montreal

 A Montreal festival called Barbegazi aims to chase away the winter blues with two long weekends of fun in the snow. From snowskating to Christmas tree tossing, it looks a bit like the Winter Olympics designed by a video game maker. Note that it is at Olympic Park this year (previously, it was downtown near The Bay). Try an extreme winter sport for free—or just sample the fare from the onsite food trucks.

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