Donate Now

3 Ways to Celebrate Heritage & Culture on International Dance Day

April 29 is International Dance Cay! We found 3 Ottawa events that’ll make you jump and jive for heritage and culture:

Lunchtime Dance!Dance!Dance! workshop  at the National Arts Centre, from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Shake off your Monday morning blues at this free event.

Monday Night Salsa At The Mill at Mill St. Brew Pub, from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Dance the night away in a historic gristmill on the banks of the Ottawa River.

Twin Flames in Harmony at St. Barnabas Church, from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of music with the unique and award-winning singer-songwriters Jaaji, an Inuk Mohawk from Quqtaq, Nunavik and Chelsey June, an Algonquin Cree métis from Ottawa. Twin Flames takes the audience on a musical journey across Canada and the Arctic, they echo the voices of their ancestors and depict life on the land as they sing songs in English, Inuttitut and French.