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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One Day Employer Symposium 

WHAT: The Canadian Career Academy First Annual One Day Employer Symposium WHERE: The Grand Hotel, 7 Bridge Street, Carleton Place WHEN: Thursday, February 1, 2018 WHY: Join us for a day of learning, networking and relationship building as we present keynote speakers and break out learning sessions on the topics that are most relevant to running a successful business today. Details on registration coming soon!
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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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Slow Fashion in Carleton Place

The fashionista loves what she wears, she defines her personality through her wardrobe choices. Fashion is, to her, about creative expression and feeling amazing! Knowing what she wears is flattering to her shape, colouring and personality is of importance to her!  The conscious fashionista takes fashion to higher level, knowing what she wears has been ethically sourced is important to her as well as looking great. Her motto isn’t just “Look good, feel good”, it’s more like “Look good, feel good, do good”. Enter… Slow Fashion.  The slow fashion movement is about the fashion industry adapting methods toward creating social and environmental benefits. Increasing the
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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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The Green Counter Boutique Fashion Show

The Green Counter Boutique invites you to their Fall/Winter Fashion Show on November 18, at 2 pm.  18 Mill St. in Downtown Carleton Place. Enjoy 20% off new arrivals! Free Admission. Call 613-492-0677 to reserve your space.
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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 New Queens Halloween Costume Dance Party

The New Queens is hosting a Halloween Costume Dance Party on Saturday, October 28th, 2017. Join us for Ghoulish Goodies, Crazy Cocktails, Devilish Dance music, and Prizes! 19+ (PLEASE HAVE ID READY AT THE DOOR) Tickets are $5 each. Tickets are now available to purchase at The New Queens, 142 Bridge Street. You can also purchase tickets from Kerri-Ann Giffin, Janet Beath, Christina Pavelich Jessome and Heather Lalonde at The Hair Loft! ALL TICKET PROCEEDS WILL GO TO THE LANARK COUNTY FOOD BANK, CARLETON PLACE. HELP US STOCK THE SHELVES! For each can of non-perishable you bring to our event
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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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Downtown Carleton Place Open House

Thursday, November 16, 2017 Kick off your Christmas shopping in Downtown Carleton Place. Stores will be open late offering sales and special promotions. SHOP, WINE & DINE There will be 100 FREE gift bags to the first 100 people. The giveaway for the bags starts at 5:00 pm. Location to grab your free gift bag is the BIA Office. Once they are gone they are gone. Follow our Facebook Event page for individual business specials.
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Downtown Carleton Place 2017 Santa Claus Parade 

Saturday, November 25, 2017 Theme: Canada 150 This year’s parade theme is ‘Canada 150’. As Canada’s 150th Birthday year draws to a close. We will be inviting the public to participate in a parade all about Canada. The parade starts at 5:00 pm. Bridge Street will be closed starting at 4:00 pm. On this evening we welcome many to our downtown, as it has been a Carleton Place tradition for many years. Let’s all hope for a warm evening! A completed participant registration form and payment of $25 will secure your place in the Canada 150 Santa Claus Parade. Non-perishable
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