Spring into Carleton Place Contest

Spring into Carleton Place for your chance to win! Participants are invited to shop at 3 businesses and dine at 3 restaurants for a chance to win, 1 of 3 prizes. 1st Prize: Date Night Downtown – 1-night stay at the Grand Hotel, plus $250 BIA Bucks 2nd Prize: Cheers to our Local Beers – Brewers Pack and swag, plus $200 BIA Bucks 3rd Prize: Thank You for Supporting Local, $100 BIA Bucks Contest starts April 1 and ends April 30. Ballots will be dropped off to you in March so that you can have your customers participate. Please share this on your websites
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12th Annual Bunny Run

Presented by People First of Lanark County Saturday, April 20, 2019, 11 m – 2 pm NOTE: NEW this year -Kick off at the Carleton Place Library Calling all chocolate and sweetie lovers! People First of Lanark County is back at it for their 12th Annual Bunny Run. This family favourite event will bring children and their families into our downtown for a hop and a skip into participating stores and restaurants for some Easter chocolate or ‘sweeties’, of course, colouring pages, and other ‘loot’ bag items may be given out too. Entertainment: Matt Vlasblom, Stephen Mayne  Mackenzie Mayne, Michael
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Super Hero Saturday – FREE Comic Book Day 

Saturday, May 4, 2019 – 10 am to 2 pm Downtown Carleton Place plays host to the young and the young at heart. Families, grandparents, and visitors are invited to Downtown Carleton Place in search of comics! We have lined up Super Heroes & comic book characters, as well as, our local heroes; Ontario Provincial Police, Ocean Wave Fire Department and Lanark County Paramedics to entertain and greet our comic book day participants. We will have live music, a BBQ, ice cream, balloons animals and face painting! Participating businesses will hand out comics from 10 am until 2 pm (or
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Downtown Hockey Night Giveaway!

Win 2 VIP tickets, a signed jersey and dinner for 2 in a Downtown Carleton Place restaurant! Contest starts Friday, March 1 and ends Friday, March 15, 2019, at 8 pm. The contest will be on Downtown Carleton Place’s Instagram and Facebook accounts. Congratulations to Chris Bowes, the winner of the contest.   The Carleton Place Arena will play host to Hockey Night in Ottawa on Friday, March 22nd, 2019 Presented by Scotiabank! The 2019 NHL Alumni Benefit Tour brings you Hockey’s Greatest Family featuring former NHL legends from the Original 6 classic teams, Stanley Cup winners, Team Canada heroes
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Historical Society Presents Annual Heritage Dinner

NEW DATE: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 The Carleton Place and Beckwith Historical Society is getting ready to host our 7th annual fundraising Heritage Dinner!  To kick off the Carleton Place 200th celebrations in style we are presenting “In Rhythm with Our Roots”. It’s a night to gather together for a meal, have fun, and celebrate our history! Our Master of Ceremonies Linda Seccaspina, together with members of the Mississippi Mudds, will guide us on a musical journey through time as we recall local historic events as seen from the Mississippi River’s point of view! That river has seen a lot
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2018 Annual General Meeting

JANUARY 14, 20195 – 9 PMCARLETON PLACE CANOE CLUB179 JOHN STREET Join Us!FOR OUR YEARLY REVIEW, 2019 BUDGET PRESENTATION & 2019 BOARD OF DIRECTOR ELECTIONS  Appetizer:Cream of Wild Mushroom Soup with herb emulsion and chantilly Main:Roasted Beef Striploin with scalloped potatoes, vegetables and demi-glace Veggie Option (please order in advance): Roasted Vegetable Tian with melted Gruyere and Emmental Cheeses Dessert:Chocolate Mousse CakeSelf Serve Coffee & Tea Station $40/person Catering by 2018 ANNUAL GENERALMEETING AGENDA5 – 6 pmBIA Member RegistrationPassed Canapes and Cash Bar 6 -7 pmPlated Dinner, catered by theBlack Tartan Kitchen 7 – 9 pm2018 Annual General Meeting2019 Budget Presentation2019 Board
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Get All Wrapped Up in Downtown Carleton Place

Thursday, November 15 1:00 – 8:00 pm SHOP, SIP & DINE 150 FREE gift bags to the first 150 people (18 yrs & older) Two chances to win $100 in BIA Bucks! Free gift bag giveaway starts at 5:00 pm. Where? Inside the Real Wool Shop – 142 Franktown Road & Carousel – 210 Bridge Street Two chances to win $100 in BIA Bucks!
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Downtown Carleton Place Santa Claus Parade

Theme: A Christmas Carol, Christmas Parade! When:  Saturday, November 24th, 2018 at 5:00 pm. You can pay online with PayPal or by mailing in your registration form with payment to the Downtown Carleton Place Office: 136 Bridge Street, Carleton Place ON K7C 2V5   Registration for the parade is now closed. If you would like to volunteer for this event, we would love your help, after all, Santa’s watching. We need parade & float attendants, 4:00 pm- 8:00 pm that night. IMPORTANT: Please email [email protected] with your PayPal reference number with your registration form.  Click on the link for your registration form: A Christmas
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The Granary’s 5th Annual Chocolate Party

Saturday, December 1, 10 am – 4 pm Time for all things chocolate. Join us for our annual Chocolate Party and take advantage of amazing deals while enjoying our chocolate Alley Bistro. Enjoy some live entertainment while taking in all the activities planned for downtown Carleton Place.   Discover some chocolate features from our best chefs at The Good Food Co and Black Tartan Kitchen   Pick up some free hot chocolate at Apple Cheeks Consignment while the kids do a seasonal craft activity.   Relax and unwind with Yoga, Wine & Chocolate at Hamsa Yoga   Stop and see
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Pumpkinfest

October 20th, 2018, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Memorial Park (the park beside the Carleton Place Library) Downtown Carleton Place, in collaboration with the Town of Carleton Place, our Sister City Committee, announces a new event to the citizens of Carleton Place. The inaugural Carleton Place Pumpkinfest, October 20th, 2018. The event will be held at Memorial Park (the park beside the Carleton Place Library) and will run from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Each year Carleton Place sends an enormous pumpkin to Franklin TN, our Sister City, but before that pumpkin starts its journey, it will make it’s debut
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