Ottawa Comic Jam – June 24, 7 – 9:30 pm


Ottawa Comic Jam

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Shanghai Restaurant, 651 Somerset St. W.

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm.

 Theme: Odorous Puns/ Anti-Jokes

 Email: ottawacomicjam (at) gmail (dot) com

 The Ottawa Comic Jam is a group of comic artists, writers and enthusiasts that meets at the Shanghai Restaurant on the last Wednesday of the month (except December). The Jam is a great way to meet new people, talk comics, draw together and encourage creativity. Themes are determined on a monthly basis and artwork can be of an adult nature. Artwork is collected at the end of the evg and posted regularly.

Health & Happiness FEST – Sun., June 28 – Noon to 4pm


Health & Happiness FEST

JOIN US for a euphoric experience!

Sunday, June 28th, Noon to 4:00 pm

Shanghai Restaurant
651 Somerset St. W. Parking Lot (inside, if rain)

Fundraiser for HIJINX (403 Catherine St.)

Explore a variety of interesting exhibits on issues concerning your health, wellness and happiness!

Massage ☻ Crafts ☻ Psychic Labyrinth☻Health Info & more!

Contact us for more information or to participate in the event:

PHONE: 613-233-4001

Interesting related links:

ONE WORLD Trivia Night – THU. June 18


Join the One World Film Festival for Trivia Night

Thursday, June 18 @ 7 pm

GREAT PRIZES TO BE WON   Everyone welcome!

Gather a team of 4 people OR you can join others to see who’s best!
Get ready to enjoy an evening of great entertainment as our trivia master challenges the teams to battle it out
$10 to participate and support a great cause
Game starts at 7 pm. Arrive early to guarantee a table

The One World Film Festival is Ottawa’s longest-running annual documentary film festival, focused on raising awareness on social justice, human rights and environmental issues.

CHINATOWN PREMIXED. Sat. June 6th, 2pm – 9pm


CHINATOWN PREMIXED. Sat. June 6th 2pm – 9pm

Shanghai Restaurant’s parking lot. NO COVER. Donations gratefully accepted.

Let’s have some fun in the summer sun, while raising much-needed funds for the festival to proceed in September.


* Craft beer & virgin cocktail creations (Beau’s, Dominion City, and Whitewater will be pouring)

* Live painting with a silent art auction

* Ping-pong tables

* DJs spinning all day

* Snacks and small plates

* Swag shop for your style needs

We are also the official rendezvous point for the Ottawa VELO Vogue bike parade, which will depart at 7pm.


Chinatown Craft Market – SUNDAY, May 31 @ Noon – 4pm



Sunday, May 31, 12 – 4 pm

Shanghai Restaurant’s Parking Lot will transform once again into a local Crafts & Makers Market

Discover the hidden talents of some of Ottawa’s local artists & makers. Find out whats happening in Chinatown, mingle with your neighbors, support local & have fun!

Vendors Include:
Crevette De Berg
Twins Retro Pets
ChinaDoll Couture
Mawt Trood
Fiona Sant
Eliza von Baeyer
Suzanne Marsden
Stefan Thompson
Sylvia Martin
Possible Worlds
Sean Zio
Busy Girl Design
Liebchen Designs
& More!