11th Annual Bunny Run

Saturday, March 31, 11 am to 2:30 pm People First of Lanark is excited to be once again hosting the Annual Bunny Run in Downtown Carleton Place. Where should you meet the Easter Bunny? You can meet the Easter Bunny along with Deputy Mayor Jerry Flynn who will kick off the event at Carleton Place Town Hall. When does it start? The Easter Bunny Run begins at 11 am and ends at 2:30 pm and it is a rain or shine event. 11 am – Kick off at the Carleton Place Town Hall, with Deputy Mayor Jerry Flynn & Chair
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Spring Style Spectacular

Monday, April 9 to Sunday, April 15, 2018 The BIA Events Sub – Committee has launched an amazing contest, the Spring Style Spectacular. There are three wonderful prizes to be won. 1st prize, $500.00 Fashion, Salon & Spa Package 2nd prize, $300.00 Home Decor Package 3rd prize, $100.00 Dining Package Shop and Win! Each business will set their minimum price for entry. Great sales, a fashion show & other stylish events.
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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 things
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Downtown Carleton Place Annual General Meeting

Monday, January 15th, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Grand Hotel $30.00/person** Additional Guests: $35.00/person **Each Member is allotted two tickets at $30.00 for themselves and 1 guest Please join us for an evening of business networking and celebration of our 2017 accomplishments, as well as, a short presentation of what is to come for 2018. The cost to attend is $30.00/person. Payment can be cash or Cheque and can be made out to Downtown Carleton Place. An official invitation will follow. Agenda 6:00 pm – Networking 7:00 pm – Dinner with Special Guests Mr. and Mrs. Cook 8:00 pm
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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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January Monthly Board Meeting

The next Board meeting of the Downtown Carleton Place Business Improvement Association will be held at the Carambeck Community Center Wednesday January 10, 2017 6:30 to 8:00 p.m Draft Agenda Please Note: Anyone wishing to address the Board must submit their request in writing. The request must include: Topic of the address Length of time required If a board decision is requested, the specific statement of that decision. Acceptance of requests is subject to agenda planning.
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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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