Hintonburg & Wellington Village

#WelliWarm Mitten Drive for OCISO

By BIA Admin on Saturday, December 4th, 2021 in Giving. No Comments

Giving back to your new neighbours feels good! During December, the #WelliWarm Mitten Box can be found at different locations in Hintonburg and Wellington Village. Please drop off new mittens or gloves of all sizes for newcomers to Ottawa’s cold winter. Located in HIntonburg, Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) directly serves about 10,000 immigrants and refugees every year. Let’s give them a #WelliWarm welcome! Drop-off locations: Giant Tiger Xpress, 1085 Wellington St. WGreat Canadian Theatre Company, 1233 Wellington St. W, OttawaMetro, 345 Carleton Ave Places you can buy gloves and mittens in Hintonburg and Wellington Village: Great Escape OutfittersFresh Air […]

Giving Guide 2021

By BIA Admin on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 in Giving. No Comments

Explore the shops and boutiques of Hintonburg and Wellington Village to find creative ideas for everyone on your list!   Flamingo Boutique 992 Wellington St. WestWhether unique ethically sourced jewellery, a funky new kimono/top or that perfect little gift, we’ve got it all! NAK Gallery 1285 Wellington St WestChristmas is around the corner, so let us spread some artsy Christmas cheers. A painting is a perfect gift! ORESTA organic skin care apothecary 1121 Wellington Street WestShop with ease with our friendly expert staff for a unique selection of luxurious eco-friendly beauty products for body and home. Flock Boutique 1275 Wellington […]

12 Days of Giving 2021

By BIA Admin on Tuesday, November 30th, 2021 in Giving. No Comments

From November 30 to December 11, you could WIN a $50 gift card to Wellington West merchants! Every day, for 12 days, we’ll post a video with new 12 Days of Giving lyrics on Facebook. Each video will have a different theme (example: coffee, mittens). Tag a Wellington West theme-related business in the comments on Facebook for where you would like to win a gift card, plus tag a person you’d gift it to. You have 24 hours to enter! The next day we’ll pull a winner from the comments and post the next theme. Check back every day at […]

#WelliWindows Holiday Display Contest 2021

By Lisa Georges on Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 in Giving. No Comments

#WelliWindows is back! We’re lighting up the streets of Hintonburg and Wellington Village From November 26 to December 14, vote for your favourite holiday window display for the People’s Choice Award! Every vote is automatically entered to win a prize package including 3 gift cards from some of the participating #WelliWindows merchants, as well as random weekly draws for 1 of 4 gift cards. Here’s how you can cast your vote: Take and post a picture of your favourite WelliWindow on Instagram and use the hashtag #WelliWindows. Tag the merchant. Follow and tag @wellington_west. Participating Wellington West merchants: Feline CaféFlock […]

GIVING Guide 2020

By Kevin Falkingham on Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 in Giving. No Comments

Explore the shops and boutiques in Wellington West for creative gift ideas for everyone on your list.

Food As Gifts

By Kevin Falkingham on Monday, November 2nd, 2020 in Giving. No Comments

Creative gift ideas from the chefs and food merchants in Wellington West