Remember the days before gourmet eats and lacquered bento boxes, when brown bagging a sandwich to work was the norm? Some people bring in leftovers from the night before, while others meal prep on the weekend for the upcoming week. Yet, the sandwich still remains an ever-popular, go-to lunch option. In celebration of World Sandwich… Continue reading Sandwiching Lunch In Between Your Workday
With Ottawa gearing up for Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations this weekend, I am reminded of what it was like to come to Canada as an immigrant. In 1955, I was 11 years old. I had grown up in a small town in Friuli, in northeastern Italy. My father had come to Canada in search of work,… Continue reading For #Canada150, let’s celebrate our diversity
Yesterday, in Las Vegas, The National Hockey League and adidas unveiled the new ADIZERO jerseys of all 31 NHL teams for the 2017-18 season. They’re here. All 31 brand new @adidashockey jerseys, unveiled.#FormTheFuture https://t.co/1tAKlcHRZB — NHL (@NHL) June 21, 2017 Here at Acart, we were especially proud to see that our home team, the Ottawa Senators, have once again… Continue reading New #nhljerseys by adidas feature a familiar face!
The Hill Breakfast is an annual tradition for Egg Farmers of Canada and MPs and Senators at Parliament to celebrate the strengths of Canada’s growing egg industry and supply management. This year’s theme was “Eggs Across Canada”, which captured a spirit of unity for Canada 150. The breakfast highlight was delicious omelettes made with ingredients… Continue reading An Eggscellent Breakfast Deserves Excellent Invites
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you all know Canada turns 150 this year. And there’s lots of things to do and see to mark this once in a lifetime celebration. From concerts to picnics, art installations to sporting events, grand openings to high altitude foodie dining, the choices are diverse to suit everyone’s… Continue reading Free Things To Do In Ottawa This Summer
Maybe you got up late in the morning and forgot your lunch at home? Or perhaps you just want to try something new? Whether you’re in the mood for a sandwich or Asian take-out, my lunch map has got all your lunch cravings covered if you live or work in Centretown. Let’s launch into lunch!… Continue reading Sandy’s Lunch Guide – A map to the best lunches in Centretown
The Ottawa neighbourhood of Orleans got a taste of its first local craft brew last night as Stray Dog Brewing Company launched its first taps at OCCO Kitchen. Stray Dog is also Acart’s newest client, and we’re proud to provide this great start-up in The Nation’s Capital with marketing and PR expertise. The company began as a… Continue reading Stray Dog Brewing Co. Launches in Orleans!
What’s better than celebrating Pride in The Village in Ottawa, Ontario? Celebrating it with delicious, themed food of course! This Pride Week, we teamed up with our friends at Burgers n’ Fries Forever to create a treat that is as colourful and fun as Pride itself—Pride Fries! We also helped create a catchy jingle and video to promote it!… Continue reading Get Your #PrideFries On!
Le décollage a enfin eu lieu! Star Trek : L’expérience Académie de Starfleet a débuté vendredi, le 13 mai, au Musée de l’aviation et de l’espace du Canada, soit un jour après le lancement officiel du #GalaStarfleet mettant en vedette William Shatner (alias Capitaine James T. Kirk). Notre campagne retient beaucoup l’attention des médias grâce… Continue reading STAR TREK : L’EXPÉRIENCE ACADÉMIE DE STARFLEET EST OFFICIELLEMENT LANCÉE! #STARFLEETOTT
It’s here! Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience opened on Friday, May 13, at Canada Aviation and Space Museum — the day after an official launch featuring William Shatner (Captain James T Kirk) at #StarfleetGala. Following our immersive pre-launch campaign, including viral and teaser videos, an experiential crash site, a Twitter-enabled Enterprise captain’s chair video… Continue reading Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience has launched #StarfleetOTT
Ottawa was in for another Trekker surprise on Tuesday, April 26, as the front page of popular commuter newspaper Metro Ottawa was published in glorious Klingon! This was, of course, another surprise element of our advance buzz campaign for Canada Aviation and Space Museum’s Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience. The Klingon front page, with… Continue reading Metro Ottawa goes #Klingon for #StarfleetOTT
By now, if you live in Ottawa, you probably know that Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience is coming to town! We launched our campaign for this world-premiere experience at Canada Aviation and Space Museum with a “UFO” teaser video that went viral, as well as unique experiential elements in Ottawa, Kingston, and Montréal. Last… Continue reading Putting #StarTrek fans in the Captain’s Chair for #StarfleetOTT