Cornwall, ON – July 29 2017 — It’s been 70 years! In Maxville, Ontario on August 5-6, The Glengarry Highland Games will be celebrating its 70th year. What are the Glengarry Highland Games? The Glengarry Highland Games consist of a series of traditional Scottish competitions held annually. The first Highland Games were created by local […]
Cornwall, ON – July 27, 2017 — Who doesn’t love a summer celebration, especially one that includes sales and discounts? I certainly do! The Downtown District will be celebrating summer in a special way from July 27-30 (Thursday-Sunday). Select businesses within the downtown district will be staying open late, having special discounts/sales and having special […]
Cornwall, ON – July 26 2017 — The Waterfront Trail will once again be home to hundreds of cyclists from July 30 to August 4 for the 19th Annual Friends for Life Bike Rally. This is a 6-day fundraising event where over 200 cyclists bike 600km, starting in Toronto and ending in Montreal. This rally […]
Cornwall, ON – July 22, 2017 – The sauciest event of the year is back! Ribfest is coming to Cornwall on July 27-30 for a weekend full of entertainment and juicy ribs. It’s free admission, free parking and free music. Isn’t that awesome? The Ribfest circuit has been one of the most successful events in North […]
Cornwall, ON – July 19 2017 — Pokémon was one of my childhood favourites. I remember my brother and me sitting on our living room floor, trading and fighting over Pokémon cards that my mom bought us, and we would collect them in plastic binders. Everyone in elementary school would bring their own Pokémon card […]
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.