That thing you were planning to attend tonight? It's probably cancelled

Wednesday's messy weather has prompted a host of cancelled events across Ottawa.

Several events called off Wednesday due to snow, freezing rain

Wednesday's heavy snow, followed by freezing rain expected Wednesday night, will combine for some less-than-ideal driving conditions in Ottawa. (Fred Chartrand/Canadian Press)

Wednesday's messy weather has prompted a host of cancelled events across Ottawa.

Environment Canada expects between 15 and 30 centimetres of snow to fall before it changes to freezing rain Wednesday evening. 

As a result, organizers are calling off several events to spare people from having to venture out on icy roads.

Here's a list so far:

Heading into Thursday, keep an eye out for more school bus cancellations. 

And remember, there's another overnight parking ban to allow plows to dig us out of this mess.


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