How best to describe the experience of Sunday night racing at the Cornwall Motor Speedway? Track co-owner and promoter Raymond Lavergne does a pretty job of it. “It’s the adrenaline, the action, the speed,” he said. Mr. Lavergne’s passion for the Speedway is shared by thousands of race fans who make the weekly trek to […]
For Shawn Fowler, the Cornwall Comedy Festival represents countless hours of hard work, sweat, late nights and tears. And laughs, of course. Celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2018, the festival has grown from humble beginnings to a can’t-miss event featuring top-name comics on stage in multiple venues in Cornwall and SDG. “It’s definitely gained traction, […]
Locally grown, locally made. Those are the main ingredients for the popular Cornwall Kinsmen Farmers’ Market, which is gearing up to launch its 2018 season after an inaugural year that exceeded all expectations. “We had such a great response in year one,” said Kinsmen member and market manager Neil Benjamin. “The turnout was incredible and […]
The handmade sounds of bluegrass will take centre stage in Cornwall this weekend with the 7th annual Woodsmoke Bluegrass Jamboree at the NAV Centre. The two-day event features world-class musicians performing some of the very best handmade bluegrass music. This year’s headliners include Ray Legere and Frank Doody, Marie Johnston, Backcountry Bluegrass, Dusty Drifters, Marc […]
Cornwall’s connection to the St. Lawrence River will be celebrated on Saturday, July 21st with a brand-new event, the Great River Day. The event will be held at Cornwall Harbour and the highlight will be a visit from the tall ship Black Jack. Built in the style of a traditional 18th century tall ship, the […]
Christmas spirit is alive and well in Cornwall and the Counties as Upper Canada Village's Alight at Night and The Alexandria Festival of Lights prepare to light up the region with their spectacular displays of Christmas lights.
One of the most fascinating displays of culture occurs at the Akwesasne International Powwow. On September 6 - 7, celebrate the traditions of the First Nation people.