The Golden Ticket Draw

Sunday, November 12 –Sunday, December 3rd As part of the Downtown Chocolate Party, The Granary has organized a Golden Ticket Draw and invite you to participate to win great prizes. This is how it works: When you make a purchase at a participating business you receive a ballot or “golden ticket” signed by that business. You then take the ticket to a second participating business where it can be entered into the draw. A purchase is not required at the second business.  The ballots must be initialed by 2 businesses to qualify. The draw will end on Sunday, Dec 3 ( the day
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One Cold Night – Fundraising Event for Youth Homelessness

IMPORTANT MESSAGE about One Cold Night coming up on Friday, November 17th on Bridge Street!! from Lea D Maurice  “This is a very important event coming up on Friday, November 17th. Please join us in raising awareness for youth homelessness in Lanark County! We will be sleeping outside on Bridge Street! Take a step out of your comfort zone and experience what some of our local youth go through and the struggles they must endure while having no place to go during the cold weather. There are many locals joining in this effort to raise awareness including our Mayor! He accepted our challenge via
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November Monthly Board Meeting

The next Board meeting of the Downtown Carleton Place Business Improvement Association will take place at Carambeck Community Center Wednesday November 08, 2017 6:30 to 8:00 p.m Draft Agenda Please Note: Anyone wishing to address the Board must submit their request, including details of the topic, to the Board at least 1 week prior to a Board meeting.  
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The Great Pumpkin Hunt

Introducing the GREAT PUMPKIN HUNT! For the entire month of October, starting Oct. 2nd, we will be having a ‘pumpkin hunt’. Confused? Think, Where’s Waldo? Rules and Passports: The BIA has provided participating businesses with two laminated pumpkins, 1 that is ‘hidden’ in the store, and 1 put in the store window, so you know who is participating. Print off your ‘Pumpkin Passports’ from our website or pick one up at the Carleton Place & District Chamber Office and Information Centre, 170 Bridge Street. You need to find as many pumpkins as possible and the ‘find’ must be initialed by the
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Friendship Oven Community Project – Info Session

Thursday, 7 September, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Carleton Place Public Library, 101 Beckwith St, Carleton Place Save the date and plan to attend an Information Session about The Neighbourhood Tomato Community Gardens Friendship Oven project. Find our more about how you can become involved in the project, and learn how to build a wood fired oven! Interested Carleton Place residents to join us at the Carleton Place Library on September 7th at 6:30 pm. All are welcome. See you there! Meeting will be in the Walsh Room.
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Doors Open Ontario – Carleton Place

  September 16, 2017 – September 17, 2017 Join us for Doors Open Carleton Place! Hosted by the town’s Municipal Heritage Committee, this event will be a wonderful opportunity to visit historical buildings in the community – often with a chance to see spaces not normally open to the public. We’ve included local landmarks like our town hall, as well as churches, former schools and some “over-the-shop” apartments on our main street! Including: Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers Limited Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum Carleton Place Town Hall The Grand Hotel Hawthorne Mill – South Shore Landing Inc. Keyes Block
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Free Historical Walkabout of Bridge Street with Linda Seccaspina

Saturday, September 16 (rain date September 17) at 11 am. Local history blogger, Linda Seccaspina has been writing about Downtown Carleton Place’s Bridge Street for months. Now she is going to walk you back into the history of the street. Come join me in the Domino’s Parking lot- corner Lake Ave and Bridge, Carleton Place at 11 am Come join Linda in the Domino’s Parking lot- corner Lake Ave and Bridge, Carleton Place at 11 am Saturday, September 16 (rain date September 17) for a free walkabout of Bridge Street. Its history is way more than just stores. This walkabout is
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Downtown Carleton Place Member Vision & Feedback Session

Monday, August 28th – 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Your Downtown Carleton Place BIA Board needs your input! We are making plans for 2018 (and beyond) and we want you to tell us what your hopes and dreams are for our downtown. We want to hear about how you are dealing with the changing retail market and how we can help. We want to know which events and promotions have and haven’t worked for your business. We want to know how we can further beautify our downtown.  The Board will use your vision for our downtown to create a new
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Who is Open Thursday Nights??

Many Downtown Businesses are Open on Thursday Night for your Convenience. Including: Apple Cheeks As Good As New Black Tartan Kitchen Bonanza Kidz Bud’s Taxi C.P. Express Canadian Co-operative Woolgrowers Canadian Tire Gas Bar Capitol Optical Carleton Auto Parts Carleton Place Chiropractic Carleton Place Drug Mart Carleton Place Winery Chesswood Restaurant County Cab Dionysos Dollar Tree The Eating Place Freshco The Good Companion The Granary The New Queens and Kings Kitchen The Owl Cafe Heritage Optometric Clinic The Hing Wah Restaurant House of Fong Restaurant Lakeside Mediterranean Little Loves Co. Milano Pizzeria Natural Pet Foods Pet Food Pizza Pizza RBC
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Downtown Carleton Place Easter Basket Draw

WIN in the Downtown Carleton Place Easter Basket Draw! A-tisket, a-tasket a green and yellow basket, Downtown Carleton Place is ready to swing into spring. You could WIN a large Easter basket filled with great items and gift certificates from Downtown businesses. IT IS WORTH OVER $800!!! Starting April 2nd, any purchase, at a participating Downtown Carleton Place business, over $10 gets you a ballot in the draw. The draw will take place Thursday, April 20, 2017. Shoppers will get a ballot for every $10 spent. We would like to thank these participating businesses… Apple Cheeks Consignment Carleton Place &
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