Awesome Ottawa

Lunchtime Dance Party a Success!

Congratulations to Meena and Natalie, recipients of our June award, on an awesome lunchtime dance party in downtown Ottawa… and thanks to all those who came out! Some of the media coverage, both print and video, is linked below. Natalie told us she and Meena are already planning their next Awesome Ottawa submission!

Hundreds fill Sparks Street for noon-hour dance party (Ottawa Citizen, also see front page photo at right and additional photos online)

Sparks Street dancing: lunchtime dance party attracts hundreds of public servants (CBC News: Ottawa at 6:00)

Lunchtime dance-off(ice) a hit with PS workers (Ottawa Sun)

Sparks Street dance party gets office workers bumping (Metro News)

Do the Sparks Street shuffle: pedestrian mall hosts lunchtime dance party (OpenFile)