Pumpkinfest 2019 — Vendor Sign up

Pumpkinfest: Saturday October, 19th – 11-3pm. We are now accepting craft, marker and food truck applications for Pumpkinfest 2019. This event was a total success last year, we brought in families from all over Ottawa and Lanark County. This year we plan to repeat our success, but in a new location, Carleton Junction! Which is located right beside the historic round house, that now is home to CCWG – The Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers, the CCWG Livestock Store and the Real Wool Shop. This park, has a gorgeous pavilion with washrooms, change rooms and a stage! We have a state
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Bridge St. Summer Fest 2019

Bridge St. Summer Fest — Join on Bridge Street, in Downtown Carleton Place! Saturday August 3rd, 2019 – 9am to 3pm: Get ready to dance the day away! This year’s music theme is MOTOWN! We have a 7-piece band coming and they are top shelf, just amazing artists: The JIVEWIRES! As always, we will have a kid’s area, strolling interactive entertainment, food vendors and SUN! This event is always a family favourite. NEW this year: Crafty Corner presented by The Creative Studio, at Mill Street and Bridge AND two shaded LEGO STATIONS!! This year is extra special as Carleton Place
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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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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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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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