Companion program - Ottawa 2018

A relaxing and fun-filled Companion Program awaits you. 

Companion Program registration also includes continental breakfasts Wednesday and Thursday in the Colonel By Suite, the AGM Welcome Reception on Tuesday evening, and the Banquet on Wednesday evening. 

To guarantee your place, register before February 28, 2018

Questions? Please contact Linda Vinokuroff at 613-226-4880 ext. 219, or at

This Companion Program is generously supported by Peak of the Market.

Strathmere Spa

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On Wednesday, enjoy a unique spa experience at Strathmere Spa.

Along with your spa treatment take part in a 45-minute private yoga class, wine, cheese & charcuteries, and a handcrafted artisan lunch. Enjoy some solo time in between services – Bring your swimsuit to soak and relax in the hot tubs.  Borrow their snow shoes or bring your hiking boots to use on the nature trails or chill at the outdoor fire pit!

1980 Phelan Road West, North Gower, Ontario
Lunch menu

Canadian Museum of History

candian history museum

On Thursday, visit the Canadian Museum of History

The Canadian Museum of History is located on the banks of the Ottawa River, holding a stunning view of the Parliament Buildings. It is especially noteworthy for its exhibits on Aboriginal Peoples and its reconstructions of Canadian life throughout history. The museum was designed by Alberta aboriginal architect Douglas Cardinal, whose buildings are noted for their flowing curves and few straight lines.

100 Laurier St., Gatineau, Québec

Sidedoor Contemporary Kitchen and Bar

sidedoor restaurant

Then enjoy lunch at Sidedoor, one of Ottawa’s top restaurants located in the heart of the ByWard Market! 

18 York Street B, Ottawa, Ontario