Outdoor Pianos and Carleton Place Art Shack

The whispers are true, this summer we will be launching TWO outdoor pianos and an Art Shack! The Pianos will be located in and around the BIA. The Art Shack is a collaboration between the Carleton Place Library and the BIA. If you wish to learn more or want to sponsor or be involved, email the office!
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May BIA Board Meeting

  The next Downtown Carleton Place BIA Board of Directors meeting will be on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 6:30 pm. at Carambeck Community Centre, 351 Bridge Street.   Please note: Those wishing to address the board should submit a request at least 1 week before the board meeting. Please keep in mind that permission to speak at a specific meeting is subject to agenda planning. Requests may need to be delayed until the next board meeting
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Wine’d Around Downtown Carleton Place

Saturday, May 26, 2018, from 1:00 – 5:00 pm Your T-Shirt ($25) is your ticket to this fun event and is now available at The Thirsty Moose, and the Chamber of Commerce open 7 days a week.   Please remember, you must wear or carry your event T-Shirt (logo visible) in order to participate. Included in the event passport is a voucher for one free appetizer. Anyone wearing a Wine’d Around Downtown T-shirt is entitled to purchase wine samples and appetizers at each of the participating venues for just $3 each. This annual wine and food tasting extravaganza is a
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Bites on Bridge Street with The Good Food Tour

Every Thursday & Saturday | 12:00 p.m. | approx. 3 hours The Bites on Bridge Street tour is our newest tour. Carleton Place is growing by leaps and bounds and Bridge Street has developed a very vibrant and diverse restaurant scene. We’ll start at one end of Bridge Street at the Stalwart Brewing Co. Company trying their great thirst quenching beers paired with charcuterie from the local Beckwith Butcher. We don’t have far to go to taste a variety of North Indian delicacies at Sagar Indian Cuisine Carleton Place and then travel westward for some Middle East cuisine at the newest eatery, Taste of
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Celebrating 100 Years in Business!

Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers is celebrating 100 Years of excellence. What do you say about that? Well, you yell it from the rooftops, that’s what, and that is what we intend to do this summer at Lambs Down Park Festival 2018! The Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers grades and markets approximately 3 million pounds of raw wool each year; most of this coming from Quebec, Ontario, and Alberta. Each of the three general classes of wool (fine, medium and coarse) are sold wherever the best price is available, China is a major buyer. Source: https://wool.ca/page/about-us. Please congratulate them on their vibrant
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Lambs Down Park Festival

Saturday, June 16, 9 am – 3 pm Canadian Co-operative Woolgrowers – 142 Franktown Rd. Come Celebrate 100 years of the Canadian Co-operative Wools Growers. Help us celebrate our wool & fiber-ous roots! Enjoy goat yoga, pancake breakfast, maker market, Stalwart beer garden, food vendors, amazing music, sheep shearing and the Art Shack unveiling and decorating. What’s going on? Carp Goat Yoga sessions starting at 9:00 am and 10:30 am. Pancake, bacon and sausage breakfast from 9:00 – 11:00 am. $5  per person, 2 & under are free. Country music by Country Reflections on the Cavanagh Sound Stage. Country Reflections song list goes
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Superhero Saturday – Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 10 am to 1 pm  Dress as your favourite superhero. Collect Free comic books with your Mission Card. Mission card pick up: BIA Office at 136 Bridge Street, and Total Rhythm Dance Studio at 55 Lansdowne Ave. (please note: no mission card, no comic book. One mission card per family). Comic Book Day Attractions & Happenings 92 Bridge St. Carleton Place Insurance Brokers & Hometown Hearts Charity BBQ The Chill Zone 613 (ice cream) Bryan and Sandy Cool Treats & Confectionery (cotton candy, popcorn, caramel popcorn, snow cones, sponge toffee, freshly squeezed lemonade and limonade & candy.) ‘Optimus
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Free Spice Day at The Granary

Every Thursday in March at The Granary. Bring in your own spice container(s), and spend $10 on anything in the store. Get $5.00 worth of free bulk spices There are lots of reasons to keep your pantry stocked with fresh fragrant spices. Not only do they flavour and colour food but they can pack a nutritional punch too. With anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, spices are part of a healthy lifestyle. Fresh spices should be bright in colour and fragrant in scent. Find out more on their Facebook page.   
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Grand Opening of Cooper Street Productions

Cooper Street Productions is a wonderful addition to our BIA and Town. Please check out the links below to learn more. Drop by Friday, March 23 at 7:00 pm, ribbon cutting 7:45 pm. to 163A Bridge Street. Cooper Street Productions are TV and film professionals who are using our creativity and experience to make Wedding Films. Now they have opened a new store in Downtown Carleton Place featuring fun gift items. https://www.cooperstreet.ca/ https://www.facebook.com/DowntownCarletonPlace/posts/1741671705889929
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March BIA Board Meeting

Note: change in date The next Downtown Carleton Place BIA Board of Directors meeting will be on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 6:30 pm. at Carambeck Community Centre, 351 Bridge Street.   Please note: Those wishing to address the board should submit a request at least 1 week before the board meeting. Please keep in mind that permission to speak at a specific meeting is subject to agenda planning. Requests may need to be delayed until the next board meeting
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