Beautiful big drifts of snow have fallen in the last month of 2013, as much as 110 cm in the last few weeks, and have added to the options for celebration of New Years in the Capital. I know its cold but lets all get out there and enjoy what our cold weather climate affords us. Whether you decide to Slide down the hills big or small, ski at : www.skivorlage.com , snowboarding at www.calabogie.com , tubing at www.mountpakenham.com ,or take lessons at www.montcascade.ca or just taking a sleigh or toboggan to the hill at Walter Baker Recreation Centre in Kanata or your neighbourhood. Or it might be the first skate of the season for you on the Rideau Canal "the Word's longest skate way" (check conditions www.ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places-to-visit/rideau-canal-skateway/ice-conditions )
Free New Year's Eve outdoor concert on Sparks Street. The Times Square like celebration www.sparkslive.com and many other exciting events. We are all Looking forward to Winterlude starting January 31 and going 3 weekends to February 15, 2014. and the Winter Olympics to start.
What ever you decide to do to ring in the New Year, from my house to yours, I wish you the best of 2014 Happy New Year may it be prosperous and wonderful.