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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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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