Congratulations to Brady Leafloor, our draw winner! wants to give a FREE ticket to the exciting Ottawa Jazz Festival Showcase at the NAC Fourth Stage this  Saturday, November 6 to one of our weekly email newsletter subscribers.

The artist list for the show includes a wide range of great musicians:

  • 7:30 p.m.: Megan Jerome Duo
  • 8:10 p.m.: Mike Essoudry Octet
  • 8:50 p.m.: NEeMA
  • 9:30 p.m.: Andy Milne Quartet
  • 10:00 p.m.: Brandi Disterheft
  • 10:20 p.m.: Souljazz Orchestra

See our full listing here.

The ticket will be given to to the first subscriber / entrant we randomly  draw and who we can reach by email or phone to confirm. The Deadline for entries is 10 a.m. Saturday, November 6 in our email inbox. Please include your phone # and email address so we can reach you if you win. We will contact the winner after 10 AM and no later than Noon on Saturday.

If you are not yet a subscriber to our free weekly email Ottawa-Gatineau  newsletter you can easily sign up (and then enter the contest) by sending a blank email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (We do not share email addresses, and you may unsubscribe at any time without hassle.)

Your entry must include a response to this question:
Watch our new, short video of the Mash Potato Mashers for the answer.
What are the Mashers doing in the last scene of the video?

Mike Essoudry's Mash Potato Mashers will release their CD in Irene's starting at 9:30 p.m. tonight.

Thanks for your interest and support, and good luck to all entrants!