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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Congratulations – The Good Food Company 20 Years in Business

The Good Food Company is celebrating 20 years! This is a milestone to be celebrated. Congratulations Petra Graber! Located in the old Mac Williams’ Pharmacy building at 31 Bridge Sreet, this cozy 28-seat cafe has been serving up delectable, seasonally-inspired, from-scratch fare since August 1997. The original pharmacy shelving is filled with fabulous food-related wares for sale! We have curated specialty kitchen paper products from Hester & Cook, linens from Kay Dee, napkins, mugs, and trays from Michel Design Works, coffee and tea presses from Kikkerland, and napkins and mugs from Paper products Design. Please join us in congratulating Petra
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A Feast of Fall

Hosted by Black Tartan Kitchen and Stalwart Brewing Co. 3 September at 18:00–23:00 Carleton Place Canoe Club 179 John St, Carleton Place, Ontario K7C 1N7 Come join Black Tartan Kitchen and Stalwart Brewing Co. for a beauty of a pig roast feast to kick off Lanark County’s fall harvest season! They will showcase the best local produce and will share a special roast featuring our very own pig: raised at McGahey Farms and fed with the organic compost direct from Black Tartan Kitchen. This accompanied by some mighty fine beer from Stalwart Brewing Co. (and wine). Live music presented by Django Libre! A portion
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Farm to Fork Harvest Dinner & Dance

Join us for the annual Farm to Fork Harvest Dinner & Dance on Saturday, September 9th at the Market Square Pavilion in Carleton Place! This outdoor community dinner fuses the tastes of the country right in the heart of Carleton Place under the beautiful Market Square Pavilion. Join us at 5:00 pm for Cocktail//Social Hour and dinner begins at 6:00 pm. Beckwith Butcher and Waterfall Catering will be combining expertise to bring you one delicious meal full of variety. Beckwith Butcher will be providing Beef, Pork and Chicken options, and Waterfall Catering will be providing an assortment of side dishes to
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Bridge St. Summer Fest

Meet Downtown Carleton Place on the Mississippi! The much-anticipated Bridge St. Summer Fest (previously Bridge Street Bazaar) will be your new summer favourite. Boutique shopping, maker and vendor markets, Beatles Tribute Band and Redneck Limousine, Hometown Hearts Kidz Zone, Carleton Place Farmers’ Market, Wally’s Classic: National Log Lifting Competition, Scarlet Black & Lucy Loop, Hula Fun Zone, and Stalwart Beer Garden will be featured. The event takes place on Saturday, Aug. 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is free to the public. The Stalwart beer garden will be 19+ only and will begin at 11 a.m. “Bridge St.
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Night On The Town – Retro Rewind

It’s a throwback to the oldies Night On The Town in Downtown Carleton Place. Grab your bestie or significant other, dress up in your best “oldies” fashion, whether it’s from the 50s, 60s, 70s or what you wore last year and come celebrate the yesteryears with us! There will be live music, vendors, food, sales and samples. We are transforming Bridge Street and giving it a “Byward Market” feel! Come join us!! If you are a business or vendor who would like to participate, please email: info@hometownhearts.ca
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Lambs Down Park Festival 2017

Lambs Down Park Festival Celebrate Father’s Day Weekend at the BIA Lambs Down Park Festival in Carleton Place Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 10 am to 3 pm. This is a non-gated event and is FREE to enter the grounds, demonstrations are FREE to view and food and merchandise vendors will be on site offering items for sale Downtown Carleton Place (BIA) isn’t sheepish about letting people know that Carleton Place is the largest distribution centre for lamb’s wool in Canada! In fact, the Canadian Co-operative Woolgrowers, located at 142 Franktown Road, grades and markets close to three million pounds
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Wine’d Around Downtown Carleton Place

Saturday, May 27th 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. This annual wine and food tasting extravaganza is a fundraising event of the Carleton Place Sister City Committee for the Sister Cities Youth Exchange Program involving Carleton Place and sister cities Comrie, Scotland and Franklin,
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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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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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