Ahhh love... one of the best things in the entire world, but damn it can be expensive AF. From dinners, to movies, to fun activities money between one couple can vanish in less than 1 week. Sometimes you're basically broke AF and it may be hard to plan a cute date without at least $50. 

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Well, today is your lucky day lovebirds, this is the ultimate guide for broke couples. From outdoor activities to indoor explorations, there's actually quite a bit to do in Ottawa that doesn't cost your entire bank account. 

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Have a meal at Warehouse

$5 menu

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Walk around and look at the stunning Mosai Canada 150 Horiculture Sculptures

Free: open until October 15th 2017

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Bite into a freshly baked cookie from Boko Bakery 

$2-3 per cookie

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Battle each other in over 100 different board games at The Loft Board Game Lounge

$5.50 per person

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Dig into your favorite donuts at Maverick's Donut Company

Signature donuts: $2.85, Build your own: $1.85

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Head downtown with your s/o and watch La Machine stroll the streets

Free: July 27th - 30th 2017

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Try to conquer Ottawa's Hiking Bucket List together


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Rent a Kayak or Canoe and race down Dow's Lake 

$17 for a canoe, $18 for a kayak, $16 for a paddle board

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Watch an outdoor movie for free at Centretown Movies


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Cool off together at Playa Del Popsical 

$2-3 per pop

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Laugh the night away together at Absolute Comedy

$6-17 Each

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Welcome The World at Lansdowne Park and celebrate a different country every week with your bae


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Visit the stunning Morrison's Quarry

$5 entry

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Explore The Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica


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Take a romantic nighttime walk with your bae 


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Have An Appetizer At The New Joey Rideau

$7-15 for appetizers

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Take A Cute Photo With The OTTAWA Sign In The ByWard Market


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Go Mini-Putting At Mer Bleue Golf

$9 per person

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Check Out Ottawa's Street Art And Take A Cute AF Insta


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Be boujee AF together At Mantovani 1946 Cafe & Pastry

Menu ranges in price, stick to a coffee or gelato and you're good ($5-10)

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Try out some delicious vegan treats with your bae at Strawberry Blonde Bakery

$2-5 for cupcakes and cookies

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Visit An Ottawa Museum After 5 PM On Thursdays


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Face your fears together at Little Ray's Reptile Zoo 

$12.50 per person

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Tour the amazing Parliament Buildings together


Have a picnic or just play cards at any Ottawa Park 


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Battle each other at House of Targ

$5 per person on Sundays after 9 pm all games are set to freeplay

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Enjoy the perfect views at Tavern On The Hill

Drinks: $6 - $12, Gourmet Hot Dogs: $2 - $8