It looks like it’s going to be a beautiful weekend, full of sunshine in our city. Don’t miss the opportunity to get out and enjoy one of the many events happening in our city as our summer festival season begins to wind down.

Robert Cray & Lucas Haneman – one of Carole’s favourite musicians, Lucas Haneman, joins Robert Cray at the Algonquin Commons Theatre tonight beginning at 8:00 pm. Tickets range from $55 to $59.95 and they are worth every penny.

Hopped and Confused Beer and Music Festival – Taking place this evening and tomorrow evening at 5 pm, Mill Street Brewery and Dine Alone Records are bringing together 8 Canadian bands and 12 Mill Street brews to enjoy and celebrate. Different ticket packages available for food, drinks and music. Don’t miss out!

The Great Trail – Taking place beginning at 11:00 am on Saturday August 26 at Major’s Hill Park, this is a celebration of our country’s trail from Confederation to now. Performances by Canadian artists.

Heritage Ottawa Walking Tour – Beginning at 2:00 pm on Sunday, this week’s tour focuses on the Central Experimental Farm and tickets are only $10 for adults or join Heritage Ottawa for a $5 discount.