The long weekend is here! Victoria Day weekend has long been known as the unofficial start to summer. Many people open up their cottages, start planting a garden and hit the patios. Looking for something to do? Check out these great events!

Canadian Tulip Festival: The famous festival will wrap on Monday 23, 2016. Make sure to bring the kids and the camera! Capture the beautiful bloomed tulips! Take part in the Electric Tulip Fireworks show that starts at 9:30 pm on Sunday, 05-May 22, 2016. Get tickets here

Outdoor Cinema : It’s Grease like youhave never seen it before! The 1978 movie will be showing at the Capital POP-UP Cinema on Friday, 05-May 20, 2016 from8 pm to 11 pm. Located at George Street between ByWard 03-Market Square and Sussex Drive. Bring chairs, blankets, bug spray and all the youngsters who have never seen the Thunderbirds in action! The cost is free but make sure to get there early as spaces do fill up fast!

Orleans Midway Fair: Get ready for some excitement! Visit the Orleans Family Funfairat the Ray Friel Recreation Complex located at 1585 Tenth Line Rd. The fair starts on Friday, 05-May 20, 2016 and runs until Monday, 05-May 23, 2016. There will be rides, games and so much more. Tickets start at $25.00. Visit


We hope you enjoy this long weekend with your loved ones!