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Cornwall Food Fest – Beyond 21

Saturday, August 18, Pitt Street Cornwall’s Biggest Street Party Gourmet Trucks and Local Restaurants competing for “Best Street Food 2018”, Kinsmen Family Zone with family activities, Entertainment Tent (licensed)all day with live music in front of Fantasy Realm. Your TV Cogeco Community Stage with live entertainment all day, local artisans and vendors for your shopping pleasure in Vendors Alley (from First to Second Street), Downtown merchants with on street and in store specials, and more!

 

 

 

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August 17, 2018 at 9:42 am Leave a comment

Cornwall Waterfest Dragon Boat Race

August 11, 2018, 8:30 – 4:30 The 9th annual Waterfest Dragon Boat Race will be held at the historic old Cornwall Canal located on Second Street West and Power Dam Drive. Participants with all levels of fitness and skill will take part in a fun and friendly day of team paddling on an under-utilized portion of Cornwall’s beautiful waterfront. There will be great food, talented performers, and skilled artisans selling their wares on site for participants and spectators to enjoy.

 

August 10, 2018 at 10:10 am Leave a comment

Trash to Treasure Day

Sunday August 12 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. The City of Cornwall is pleased to announce the first-ever Trash to Treasure Day on Sunday, August 12.

Residents throughout the city are invited to participate by placing gently used, unwanted household items to the curb after 7 a.m. on Sunday, August 12. Participants can help treasure hunters by placing signs next to their free items.

“Trash to Treasure Day is all about reducing the waste we send to the landfill,” said Danielle Watson, Waste Management Supervisor. “Often, we throw away items that would be useful to someone else.

“Someone’s trash is always someone else’s treasure!”

Watson outlined several guidelines for residents looking to participate:
– This is not a yard sale – if you have items to sell, please do not place them out during Trash to Treasure Day.
– No mattresses, hazardous waste, or food items can be set out for Trash to Treasure Day.
– If items remain at the end of the day, you must bring them back inside before 7 p.m., or the City will issue a ticket.

“This event is the first of its kind in Cornwall,” said Watson. “We hope to see lots of residents participating in this valuable program.”

August 3, 2018 at 12:21 pm Leave a comment

Lost Villages Ghost Hunt and Paranormal Evening

Saturday, July 28 8:30- 11:59 Lost Villages Museum Long Sault

Tickets are now on sale for our summer Ghost Hunts and Fundraisers at the Lost Villages Museum in Long Sault, Ontario.This is not a tour. This is a chance for you to investigate with us, use our equipment and see if you have what it takes to be a Paranormal Investigator.

This event is family friendly. Recommended age depending on maturity is Age 10 + You will get a chance to do what we do, use our equipment and perhaps find out what spirits dwell at the The Lost Villages Museum

You can reserve your tickets now for the July, August or September event 613-534-2423 or by email at Jim.K.brownell@gmail.com or by calling the Museum at (613) 534-2197

Come join our Ghost Hunt and help us raise money for such an important historical site here in Ontario

July 27, 2018 at 10:55 am Leave a comment

Arts in the Park ( Lamoureux )

TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, THURSDAYS Entering its 33rd season, Arts in the Park is a series of free, family friendly musical acts and an outdoor movie presentation. The concert series is held outdoors at the Lion’s Club Bandshell, where everyone is always welcome.

Please bring your chair, blanket and/or picnic basket to Lamoureux Park and enjoy music performed by popular local artists and performers. All afternoon matinees begin at 2:00 p.m., while all evening performances begin at 7:00 p.m. and are weather permitting.

Free parking is available behind the Lion’s Club Bandshell and at the Cornwall Civic Complex.

All shows are weather permitting and begin at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise stated.   Schedule is subject to change without notice.  Please visit often as further concerts and/or updates will be added.  

July 20, 2018 at 11:37 am Leave a comment

Glengarry Events

Martintown Grist Mill Sundays ( July 1 – Sept 2) (10-3) Free admission. Artists inside, farmers’ market, and vendors.

Saturday, July 14, 2- 4  Flower Show and Victorian Tea at the Meeting Place, Williamstown Fair Grounds Green Thumbs Horticultural Society invite you to their annual event. Enjoy the scent of the season! Come see who has the best marigold on the block. Free admission/Free will donation for tea!

July 13, 2018 at 12:09 pm Leave a comment

Fair Ecosphere

Fri, 13 Jul 2018, 7:00 PM – Sun, 15 Jul 2018, 5:00 Place des Festivals, 8 Rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC J8X

Come to Fair ECOSPHERE, the largest environmental fair in Quebec!  We bring together hundreds of exhibitors who sell ecological products that fit into numerous categories: organic food produce, eco-friendly housing and architecture, eco-friendly design and commerce, health and wellness, beauty and cosmetics, oils and bath products, etc. In addition, we host a multitude of conferences that are promoted by passionate and insightful experts.

On July 13 at 7 p.m., we will be showcasing the documentary La terre vue du coeur made in partnership with Hubert Reeves.

On July 14 at 7 p.m., the Ecoleaders’ Evening will bring together 5 or 6 Ecoleaders who will share their insight into how to fight climate change and adopt healthy lifestyles.

General admission: FREE

July 6, 2018 at 12:05 pm Leave a comment

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