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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Do you want to be a Vendor at a Downtown Event?

Bridge St. Summer Fest Vendor Application: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bridge-st-summer-fest-tickets-34169764686   Lambs Down Park Festival Vendor Application: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/lambs-down-park-festival-vendor-space-tickets-33880419246?aff=es2
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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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10th Annual Bunny Run

People First is excited to be once again hosting the Annual Bunny Run in Downtown Carleton Place, this year along with Downtown Carleton Place BIA. Saturday, April 15, 2017 11 am – 2:30 pm Kick off in front of the Carleton Place Town Hall. Free for all to participate! 11 am to 12 pm – Musician Matt Vlasblom 12 pm to 1 pm – Musician Stephen Mayne 1 pm to 2 pm – Country Music Legend Arlene Quinn Where should you meet the Easter Bunny? You can meet the Easter Bunny along with Deputy Mayor Jerry Flynn who will kick
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St. Patrick’s Day in Downtown Carleton Place

For all of the Irish Canadians and Canadians who wish they were Irish on St. Paddy’s Day. Downtown Carleton Place has it all going on for St. Patrick’s Day! This year St. Patrick’s Day falls on Friday, March 17th. Choose from one of these amazing venues to hang your hat for the celebrations – enjoy a great Irish-themed meal, or perhaps make a St. Paddy’s Day crawl of it! No cars required and Bud’s Taxi is just a call away!   Black Tartan Kitchen 3 Course Table D’Hote 1st Course Guinness, Potato & Caramelized Onion Soup with Smoked Bacon Chantilly
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Darlington Acupuncture and Massage Therapy serving Carleton Place since 1995

Darlington Acupuncture and Massage Therapy began in 1995, when Patricia Darlington and her husband Steven purchased their property at 19 Victoria Street in the heart of Carleton Place. They had both already been in practice for two years when they bought the property, and they lived and worked there until 2010 when their family grew too big and they made the decision to move out. The business remains there to this day, and Patricia and Steven are still the only two people working there. They are planning this year to expand the business and work with new associates.   Darlington provides
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John Rayner Photography at Simon Gold

John Rayner is a Carleton Place photographer that has been living here since the fall of 2005, with his wife Susanne after moving from Sarnia where he taught high school for 30 years. He chose to move here because this is where his daughter, Shauna Vaillancourt, had settled a year or two earlier. She works at a retirement residence in Bells Corners. Since arriving in Carleton Place, two grandchildren have arrived on the scene for John and his wife. “It has been wonderful to be able to be near them like this” say John. John has almost always had an interest
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General Meeting: Budget Review

Wednesday March 1, 2017 Carleton Place Arena, 75 Neelin Street Bob Rintoul Hall – Small Hall 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm (6:30 pm registration) Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP by February 27, 2017 Email to info@downtowncarletonplace.com
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EODP Funding

The 2017 – 2018 Application for Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP) funding is now available through Valley Heartland CFDC. Funding Overview EODP supports the growth of local businesses, community-led economic development to enhance and diversify our local economy and the creation of new sustainable jobs in Lanark and North Leeds. EODP provides non-repayable funding of up to 50% of eligible costs for approved projects demonstrating measurable economic outcomes such as job creation, increased productivity, creation of new products and entering new markets. Applicants are eligible up to a maximum of $100,000 in EODP contributions over a 5 year period. Full
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Valentine’s Day in Downtown Carleton Place

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! What are you doing with that special someone in your life that day?   Do you go out for a romantic dinner? Do you stop for a drink and a late night munchies to cap your evening off? Will you bring your loved one flowers, chocolates or another heartfelt gift? However you plan to spend the day, Downtown Carleton Place can help. There is a variety of great dining options for your special evening – from pub fare to fine dining – or the food (and drink) stores that can help you get
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