One of Cornwall’s favourite summer events returns this Saturday to the Cornwall Canal. Cornwall Waterfest is back with a full day of festivities, including food, live entertainment and, of course, dragon boats. It’s all in support of a good cause – Hospice Cornwall. This year’s event will feature 22 teams paddling on the historic Canal, including […]
In 1784, United Empire Loyalists arrived in the area of present-day Lamoureux Park to begin the new settlement of New Johnstown (now Cornwall). That history will be celebrated on Sunday, August 12 at the Cornwall Community Museum with a re-dedication of the original United Empire Loyalists plaque which is now part of the SD&G Historical […]
Experience a thought-provoking new exhibit titled ‘Harmony’ at the Cline House Gallery in Downtown Cornwall. Artist J.P. Leclair’s latest collection of assemblage art is now on exhibit at the newly-established Cline House Gallery (204 Second Street East), and it’s garnering rave reviews. The show runs through September 15th and the gallery is open Wednesday to […]
Those who like to hunt for that next treasured find will want to visit Cornwall on Sunday, August 12. The first-ever Trash to Treasure Day will be taking place that day, a City-wide exchange of gently-used items that no longer have a home. Residents participate by placing gently used, unwanted household items to the curb after […]
Discover some of Cornwall’s beautiful heritage during Doors Open Cornwall on Saturday, August 18th. This year’s Doors Open event will see 11 sites in Cornwall opening their doors to visitors free of charge. “Cornwall is one of Ontario’s oldest communities and we have a great history to share and celebrate,” said Kevin Lajoie, Tourism Coordinator […]
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.