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Who Are We?

We beautify and promote our downtown district from our ongoing floral beautification, seasonal decor, and decorative lighting, to our promotional events and festivals. We add vibrancy to our streetscape and encourage our downtown businesses to do the same.

Our Mandate:

To promote business in downtown Carleton Place, aesthetically improve the BIA district and connect businesses to each other and the community at large.

Click here for the 2022 Carleton Place Information Guide

 

Featured Business:

Nick Giardino’s Downtown Style

Story from July 2016  issue of The Humm When is a hair salon not simply a hair salon? The name of one of the newest businesses to open in downtown Carleton Place offers a clue: “Giardino Lifestyle...

The Real Wool Shop

Modestly tucked in between the Canadian Wool Growers grading warehouse and the Livestock Feed Store, lies one of the best kept secrets in Eastern Ontario: The Real Wool Shop! Don’t let the...

Total Rhythm Dance Studio

Total Rhythm Dance Studio is renowned for providing one of the area’s most exciting and diverse dance schedules, offering excellent training taught by qualified registered teachers. Tania Munro grew...

The Urban Barber

In April of 2020, right at the start of lockdown, Shawn Gauthier married a man from Carleton Place. Knowing Shawna had many years of hair styling experience, Shawna’s new brother-in-law proposed a...

Freska

If you have stopped by Freska recently, you may have noticed a few changes. That’s because the restaurant has a new owner! Toby Mitchell and his wife Paola took over on March 2nd. They have created...

The Barber Shop

Johnny Cesario and Jeremiah Harvey at The Barber Shop make everyone feel included, and as if they've been friends for years. With skills to match conversation, every client leaves feeling refreshed...

The Blossom Shop

The Blossom Shop has been a staple feature of Bridge Street and the Downtown core since 1980. It’s beautiful window displays and professional staff have made the shop a local favourite for floral...

The Lash Nook

A friendly and personable person, Kara Miles says her favourite part of what she does is getting to chat with new and familiar faces every day. A Certified Lash Artist for seven years, Kara is very...

As Good As New

For those looking for quality, high end clothing and a great deal, they need not look further than Bridge Street. For 40 years, As Good As New has been a beloved business in downtown Carleton Place....

Carleton Place IDA

Carleton Place IDA Drugmart your home health care store has made recent changes to the drugstore designed to increase accessibility and enhance counselling room area. "We are a full service pharmacy...

2024 Board Meeting Schedule

Foundry Collective and Coffee Bar
122 Bridge Street
Boardroom

12 pm- 1pm

Dates:

Jan 26
Feb 22
Mar 21 (AGM – Town Hall Auditorium 6:30pm))
April 18
May 16

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Freska

Freska

If you have stopped by Freska recently, you may have noticed a few...

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Please Note: Our brick-and-mortar BIA office is open Monday – Thursday 9:30am – 12:30pm. Please visit The Visitor Information Centre at 170 Bridge Street for general inquiries outside of office hours.

BIA Coordinator can be reached by
Email: info@downtowncarletonplace.com
Phone: 613-257-8049

Please Note:  Our BIA Buck Program is currently on pause and we are not selling new BIA Bucks pending a review.  You can continue to redeem BIA Bucks at the businesses listed on our website click to read more BIA BUCK PROGRAM.

Help Shape our BIA

BIA BOARD OPENING: Your hard work, expertise and passion for the our town,  cooperation and positivity is what shapes our Downtown Carleton Place BIA. We invite you to consider becoming a Board Member and help ensure our BIA’s success for years to come.