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Free Dance Workshop

The Ottawa Hallyu Team is extremely excited to be hosting in collaboration with the Ottawa Hallyu Dance Team, their first event tomorrow, Saturday, February 15! Do you like Kpop? Do you like to dance? Do you like free food? Then come out to a free Kpop Dance Workshop […]

Introducing OHT

Over the last couple of years, the Hallyu Wave has steadily spread across our beloved capital city, however, the community is still not as connected as the larger communities such as Toronto. With the most concentrated group of fans in Ottawa being in their teens and twenties, and […]

Making 파전 (Pajeon)!

Last week, I received a text from a friend of mine asking for help with her international business project. They had previously chosen a country to do a report on and this time around they had to make a video of themselves preparing a dish from that same […]

Surprise Baby Shower!

Recently, my Korean school classmates from our first year class and I held a surprise baby shower for our lovely and now new mommy (congratulations!) Korean teacher. She was our first Korean language teacher and we were her first class of non-Korean students and we have a really […]

6th Monthly Korean Movie Screening

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Korea-Canada relations and to further interest in Korean cinema, the Korean Embassy to Canada holds a monthly movie night in the Embassy’s auditorium. Invitees of the March 28th, 6th monthly movie screening, included the diplomatic community, students of the King Sejeong Institute, […]

Capital City K-Pop Takeover

On Saturday February 2nd, Korean DJ’s Jaybe Park and VJ Gee shook up the capital city’s downtown core with some of Korea’s top pop artists. The DJ’s were set up right in front of Ottawa City Hall where a giant Kpop dance party was taking place. People skating […]

The Hallyu Wave Part 1: Why?

Being born, raised and currently living my teenage years here in Canada has given me the opportunity to diversify my interests. A common interest myself and many of my friends have is Kpop, to be more general, the Hallyu Wave, also referred to as the Korean Wave. When I first […]