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Thu, Jun 08


The Barely Mow

KanaTwist Comedy Charity Event

June 8, 2023, at The Barley Mow at 1541 Merivale Rd, Ottawa ON, K2G 5W1 KanaTwist with Cannabis Comedy Festival- Charity Night for The Shepard's of Good Hope, Ottawa.

KanaTwist Comedy Charity Event

Time & Location

Jun 08, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

The Barely Mow, 1541 Merivale Rd, Nepean, ON K2G 5W1, Canada


About the event

****PAYMENT ISSUES*** As WIX web owners and a Cannabis Owner do not mix. We are having issues connecting payments because we are associated with Cannabis. We are working on a solution. At this time, we can only take Pay Pal or Cash at either Kana Leaf Cannabis or Twist Cannabis. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Kana Leaf and Twisted Cannabis dispensary have joined teams to raise funds for the Shepard's of Good Hope, Ottawa on June 8, 2023, at The Barley Mow at 1541 Merivale Rd, Ottawa ON, K2G 5W1

- Show starts at 6:30 pm but noting is stopping anyone from coming early and meet the cannabis industry, sesh or two, meals and then the gut busting acts from the Cannabis Comedy Festival.

-No assigned seating so let all come together and meet and do some good for this great Ottawa service we have in the Shepards of Good Hope. Many booths option for the night with front row seating available. Service through the night.

-Thirsty Thursdays will also be happening that evening at The Barley Mow

-Get your group together and grab your seats order a dinner and prepared for a nigh to remember.

We have an amazing show provided by The Cannabis Comedy Festival from Toronto with three amazing acts.

-Silent Auction will be taking place including a Jessica Somers, Focal Point Artistry, Art Canvas piece print, Focal Point Artistry. See all her paintings in store at Kana Leaf Canada 418 Richmond, Ottawa. A few other things will be auctioned as well… Surprises are the best they say….

-Door prizes. Provided by well the best other best dispensary in Ottawa, Twist Cannabis, these dudes are amazing. Check them out when you have the chance located at 565 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa. Both Twist and Kana Leaf will be in attendance for a meet and greet with the community, customer, amazing brands reps, or anyone else curious who runs these shops. Come on in, what you learn may surprise you.

Yes, and there will be brand swag being handed out to lucky winners. Everyone who buys a ticket to the event will receive door prize tickets. You will be able to use these tickets to enter the door prize or our choice. That means, if you like something, you can put all tickets in one draw and you just might walk away with a nice FREE prize just for being awesome.

Please, past this on to your budtender friends, family, cat sitter or who every and let show Ottawa what the cannabis community is about.

Twist and Kana Leaf believe in helping other because we are so welcomed in the areas we serve. We both want to be able to give back to Ottawa, and this is the way we are able to say  'THANK YOU OTTAWA '. So , this is what we came up with.

We are sure you will enjoy;

Danny Martinello  HEADLINER

Danny Martinello is no stranger to the stage. Originally starting out with his humble roots as a thespian in Edmonton Alberta, he now makes his home in Toronto Ontario performing Stand up comedy all across Canada. Often Described as a high-energy act with machine gun-like delivery, Danny’s no off-limits, Hi octane style of comedy is making him one of Canada’s freshest acts to watch. Danny claimed champion of 2021 Seattle International Comedy Competition making him the 2nd Canadian to ever win the award in its 43 years. He has performed at the Melbourne Comedy Festival, Edinburgh fringe festival, and has made several appearances at the world-famous Comedy Store In Los Angeles. If you can’t catch Danny live, he can be heard on SiriusXM radio Canada Laughs, CBC’s LOL , Just For Laughs Radio , his EP Covid Operations or Kill Tony

Ryan Hillis HOST:

Ryan Hillis is an amazing talent in Canada. Performing from the year 2012, Ryan has opened and toured on a few occasions for the late Gilbert Gottfried and Mike MacDonald!  He’s hosted the 2013 Scotia bank Chin picnic. He has also opened for Derek Edwards, Ed the sock and Kenny vs. Spenny. He’s worked with Ryan Long, Jeff Leeson and legendary Kenny Robinson. Ryan's a regular performer at the famous Comedy Bar in Toronto for Smokes and Jokes comedy show! Ryan has toured all over Canada and preformed America, Australia and England. He also Producers one of the biggest festivals in Toronto, called the Cannabis Comedy Festival! Ryan is always a treat to watch spreading a unique and hilarious story of his life!

Simone Holder

Since performing her first set in September 2019, Simone Holder has performed throughout Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, and parts of the USA breaking down barriers and shattering glass ceilings wherever she goes. This includes being the only woman and one of 3 people to have won both the Absolute Comedy and Yuk Yuk’s comedy competitions.

A regular comedy club performer and touring comic, Simone is known for her soft-spoken delivery, sweet demeanour, and hilarious, unexpected punchlines. Her dream is to one day appear at Montreal’s storied Just for Laughs Festival.

Host Nick Burdan

Nick Burden is an internationally touring headliner from Ottawa, Canada.  His small town charm and ability to tackle any topic he chooses makes him a favorite wherever he performs.  Sharp crowd interactions mixed with his unapologetic "tell it like it is" style leaves crowds wanting more.  With numerous festivals and competition wins under his belt, Nick has recently brought his one man show "Internationally wanted, locally hated" to every province in Canada and 10 countries abroad.

Hope to see you there.





  • General Admission


    +CA$0.63 service fee

    This includes Comedy Show, Intermission show and tickets for door prizes.


    +CA$0.63 service fee





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