Ottawa can be super boring and a lot to do can seem pretty overrated, but there are a few things to do that are surprisingly fun. Doing something that you don't expect to be that fun and actually having a good time is always a great feeling (especially when it's something cheap *shoutout to my fellow broke students*)

There are quite a few things you can do in Ottawa that are shockingly fun! This list will help you and your BFFs plan a day that is totally out of the normal. It's time to change up your normal routine and do something that is unexpectedly fun in Ottawa. 

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Challenge yourself to run up and down the new stairs behind Parliament Hill

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Play some retro games on the Nintendo 64 at Level One

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Go mini-putting with your BFFs and see who manages to get a the 1st hole in one

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Play a couple games of tennis at Elmdale Tennis Club

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Head to Archery Games and battle your BFFs to a game of archery tag

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Pick out some delicious fresh fruits at the ByWard Market then head to Major's Hill Park to indulge 

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Be brave by taking a killer spin class at Spin City 

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Completely become a kid again and paint at Art Haven while sipping on some bubble tea or wine

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Unleash your inner Celine Dion at VIP Karaoke Bar & Lounge 

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Head to your local park and become one with nature by doing some yoga stretches

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Pretend you're cooking for Gordon Ramsay at C'est Bon Cooking

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Head to Ottawa Pole Fitness to try out an ariel hoop or pole workout

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Go horseback riding at Captiva Farms 

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Lock yourself in a prison and try to escape from the Cornwall Jail

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Become an artist and unleash your creative side at Paint Nite Ottawa 

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Rally up all your friends and take a fun dance class at Azucar! Latin Dance Company

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Attempt to get as many bullseyes as possible at BATL Ottawa 

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Take a boat ride on the Ottawa River with Capital Cruises 

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Head to the ByWard Market and people watch 

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Check out the unreal pumpkin carvings at Pumkinferno