Thanksgiving weekend is almost here, which means we've been daydreaming about mashed potatoes and stuffing all week long. But, if you don't have solid holiday plans yet, don't worry. There are plenty of fun things to do in Ottawa this weekend to make the most out of your Thanksgiving.\nFrom mouth-watering BBQ's and specialty perogies, to board games and terrifying haunted houses, there is a little something for everyone in the capital. \nOf course, if you're looking to escape the Halloween and Thanksgiving festivities, toonie beers and artisanal markets that are happening throughout the city of Ottawa have also got you covered. \nSo grab some friends, bring your appetite and check out these eight activities that will be sure to keep you busy all weekend long. Even if it's just between those Thanksgiving family dinners. \nPig Roast at Dominion City Brew Co.\nPrice: Prices vary\nWhen: Saturday, October 12 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.\nAddress: 5510 Canotek Rd. Unit 15, Gloucester\nWhy You Need To Go: You can enjoy delicious pulled pork and crisp craft beers at the annual Thanksgiving pig roast. Tickets and reservations are not required. Is there really any better way to spend Thanksgiving weekend than stuffing your face?\n View this post on Instagram Pork on a bun 😍😍😍 Our Harvest Pig Roast is live! Roll through The Bottleshop & Tasting Bar and give thanks to the homie @by.abuela 🙏🙏🙏 A post shared by Dominion City Brewing Co. (@dominioncity) on Oct 6, 2018 at 12:00pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nOttawa 67's Toonie Beer Night\nPrice: $2 select beers\nWhen: Friday, October 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.\nAddress: 1015 Bank St.\nWhy You Need To Go: Hit the rink this week and cheer on the hometown team by enjoying $2 Buds and Bud Lights until supplies last. \n View this post on Instagram A stray puck deflected up at us in the stands, I knocked it down, Dominique spilled her beer, but the 67's got her a new one and she got the puck. #winning A post shared by Adam Huras (@adamhuras) on Jan 30, 2016 at 12:02pm PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\nNational Perogies Day at Ottawa Perogies\nPrice: Prices vary\nWhen: Saturday, October 12 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.\nAddress: 1129 Baxter Rd.\nWhy You Need To Go: You can treat yourself to incredible, special-menu perogies at one of Ottawa's best spots. They even have vegan options. Discounts and door prizes will also be available.\n View this post on Instagram Potato onions Perogies topped with fried mushrooms and green onions! Great vegan choice by a hungry customer 👌 #vegan #ottawavegan #perogies #perogi #veganperogies #veganday #foodporn #foodie #nom #nomnom #nomnomnom #food #yummy #instafood #delicious #eat #foodgasm #cooking #veganfood #veganrecipes A post shared by Ottawa Perogies (@ottawaperogies) on Nov 26, 2017 at 10:04am PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\nGobble Gobble Artisan Market\nPrice: Free admission\nWhen: Saturday, October 12 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.\nAddress: 877 Boyd Ave.\nWhy You Need To Go: You can browse through a wide selection of handmade goods, maybe even get a jump start on your holiday shopping. There will also be free mini-workshops for you to participate in.\n View this post on Instagram @squarelemon_ottawa show was a success! Met lots of people and picked up a few crafted items from other vendors (swipe to see!) Happy Saturday! A post shared by Flora 🌻 (@florawoven) on Aug 31, 2019 at 2:11pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n \n\nThanksgiving Weekend on the Farm\nPrice: $12 museum admission \nWhen: Saturday, October 12-14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.\nAddress: 901 Prince of Wales Dr.\nWhy You Need To Go: You can meet adorable farm animals and learn about all things farming at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum. From bailing hay to making your own cranberry sauce, there's plenty of festive fun to be had.\n View this post on Instagram Hey, that’s not hay!!!!! 🐐 A post shared by Kelsie Norman (@kelsienorman) on Oct 15, 2017 at 2:20pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nThanksgiving Weekend Board Games\nPrice: Prices vary\nWhen: Friday, October 11-14 11:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.\nAddress: 1020 Wellington St. W\nWhy You Need To Go: You can play a collection of vintage board games alongside brunch or a bevvy this weekend at Hintonberg Public House. Or bring in your own games for some familiar fun. \n View this post on Instagram The long weekend is here so let the games begin! We will have them out all weekend so stop by for brunch, lunch, snacks, drinks or dinner & let's have some good al'fashion fun! #hintonburg #myottawa #boardgames #longweekendottawa #ottawa #boardgamesottawa #ottawabrunch #brunchottawa A post shared by The Hintonburg Public House (@thehph) on Aug 3, 2019 at 6:35am PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nThe Fembassy Fall Show\nPrice: $12 advance $15 at the door\nWhen: Saturday, October 12 at 8 p.m.\nAddress: 441 MacLaren St. Suite 330\nWhy You Need To Go: You can enjoy a night of all-women, non-binary comedy. From stand-up to sketches, improv, and storytelling you're sure to be LOLing all night.\n View this post on Instagram Savvy storyteller Franky 🎤 📸 @kazemikiyanoush A post shared by The Fembassy Comedy Show (@thefembassycomedy) on Jun 10, 2019 at 5:05pm PDT\n\nWebsite\n\n\nAcres of Terror\nPrice: Starting at $22\nWhen: Weekends, until October 30\nAddress: 1480 County Rd. 32, Crysler\nWhy You Need To Go: If you're up for a quick drive and love the thrill of being scared, then Cannamore Orchard is the place to be. Just 30 minutes from Ottawa, there will be terrifying haunted houses, wagon rides, a spooky fog maze, and more.\n View this post on Instagram #AcresofTerror Giveaway! 🎃🤡👻 We are giving away 4 passes for Acres of Terror to celebrate our opening night next Friday September 27th! To win: LIKE this photo, follow @cannamoreorchard & TAG your friends in the comments. Visit our Facebook page for more entries. The winner will be chosen on Thursday September 26th, in time for our opening night. Acres of Terror includes the Spooky Wagon Ride, House of Terror, Spooky Village & Fog Maze. www.cannamoreorchard.com A post shared by Cannamore Orchard (@cannamoreorchard) on Sep 22, 2019 at 4:26pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nNo matter what you're in the mood for, these eight events happening throughout the city are sure to be an amazing way to spend your Thanksgiving weekend. \n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.