Photos with Santa

Come visit Santa in Santa Land at the Truro Welcome Center!!!
Tue. NOV. 17 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 21 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. NOV. 24 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 28 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. DEC. 1 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. DEC. 5 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Admission will be by donation to the Colchester Food Bank.

Bring your camera / phone and have your picture taken with Santa!
If you are interested in attending please review our procedures in helping to contain the spread of COVID-19:
– All attendees (unless given exemption otherwise) will be required to wear a face covering or mask while inside the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– Attendees will be asked and are directed to stay home if in the past 48 hours they have had, or are currently experiencing symptoms in line with COVID-19. This includes fever (i.e. chills/sweats), cough (new or worsening), sore throat, runny nose/nasal congestion, headache or shortness of breath. Attendees temperature will also be taken upon entering the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– All attendees in line waiting for their appointments will be spaced 6 feet apart in a pre-marked area
– Photos with Santa will be by appointment only!! Please schedule an appointment through the Eventbrite link, select “Tickets” to be directed to the page! Appointments will be taking place in 10 minute intervals. Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. It is very important you adhere to the scheduled timelines, entrance will not be allowed unless it is pithing your scheduled time.
– Attendees will be asked to give their names, phone numbers, and arrival times for COVID-19 tracing purposes.
– Hand sanitizer will be available for the public to use before and after interaction with Santa
– Santa will also use hand sanitizer between each public interaction


Photos with Santa

Come visit Santa in Santa Land at the Truro Welcome Center!!!
Tue. NOV. 17 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 21 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. NOV. 24 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 28 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. DEC. 1 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. DEC. 5 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Admission will be by donation to the Colchester Food Bank.

Bring your camera / phone and have your picture taken with Santa!
If you are interested in attending please review our procedures in helping to contain the spread of COVID-19:
– All attendees (unless given exemption otherwise) will be required to wear a face covering or mask while inside the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– Attendees will be asked and are directed to stay home if in the past 48 hours they have had, or are currently experiencing symptoms in line with COVID-19. This includes fever (i.e. chills/sweats), cough (new or worsening), sore throat, runny nose/nasal congestion, headache or shortness of breath. Attendees temperature will also be taken upon entering the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– All attendees in line waiting for their appointments will be spaced 6 feet apart in a pre-marked area
– Photos with Santa will be by appointment only!! Please schedule an appointment through the Eventbrite link, select “Tickets” to be directed to the page! Appointments will be taking place in 10 minute intervals. Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. It is very important you adhere to the scheduled timelines, entrance will not be allowed unless it is pithing your scheduled time.
– Attendees will be asked to give their names, phone numbers, and arrival times for COVID-19 tracing purposes.
– Hand sanitizer will be available for the public to use before and after interaction with Santa
– Santa will also use hand sanitizer between each public interaction


Photos with Santa

Come visit Santa in Santa Land at the Truro Welcome Center!!!
Tue. NOV. 17 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 21 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. NOV. 24 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. NOV. 28 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. DEC. 1 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sat. DEC. 5 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Admission will be by donation to the Colchester Food Bank.

Bring your camera / phone and have your picture taken with Santa!
If you are interested in attending please review our procedures in helping to contain the spread of COVID-19:
– All attendees (unless given exemption otherwise) will be required to wear a face covering or mask while inside the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– Attendees will be asked and are directed to stay home if in the past 48 hours they have had, or are currently experiencing symptoms in line with COVID-19. This includes fever (i.e. chills/sweats), cough (new or worsening), sore throat, runny nose/nasal congestion, headache or shortness of breath. Attendees temperature will also be taken upon entering the Visitor Welcome Centre.
– All attendees in line waiting for their appointments will be spaced 6 feet apart in a pre-marked area
– Photos with Santa will be by appointment only!! Please schedule an appointment through the Eventbrite link, select “Tickets” to be directed to the page! Appointments will be taking place in 10 minute intervals. Please arrive 5 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. It is very important you adhere to the scheduled timelines, entrance will not be allowed unless it is pithing your scheduled time.
– Attendees will be asked to give their names, phone numbers, and arrival times for COVID-19 tracing purposes.
– Hand sanitizer will be available for the public to use before and after interaction with Santa
– Santa will also use hand sanitizer between each public interaction


Downtown Dollars Discount Day

The Downtown Truro Partnership is hosting a Downtown Dollars Discount Day where Downtown Dollars will be sold at 20% OFF!
Saturday, October 17th in Civic Square.
9:00 am – 11:00 am… or until the dollars are gone!
$12,000 worth of Downtown Truro Dollars will be offered at 20% off. Maximum individual purchase is $200.
Please make note of the following guidelines:
*Downtown Dollars will only be sold in $200 packages
*$200 will be sold for the price of $160
*$200 packages will be sold on a first come first serve basis
*We will be accepting CASH ONLY
*Customers are limited to the purchase of ONE package each
Downtown Dollars are Downtown Truro’s very own local currency. They are accepted at over 100 #DowntownTruro businesses and community groups and they NEVER expire! Visit https://downtowntruro.ca/business-directory/ for a list of participating businesses.
We’re teaming up with Downtown businesses to offer even more reasons to spend Downtown Dollars on Saturday, October 17th in Downtown Truro! All retail purchases over $50 are eligible to be entered to win $250 Downtown Dollars!
To enter, snap a photo of your receipt and send it to info@downtowntruro.ca.
For entries to be eligible:
– Purchases must be made on October 17th, 2020
– Retail purchases must be made at a Downtown Truro Small Business
– Photos must show the entire receipt, including date, amount of purchase and business
– Entries must be submitted by October 17th, 2020 at 10pm
– Email must include your full name and contact number
Come see us in Civic Square, Saturday, October 17th, 2020 – 9:00 am until 11:00 am (or until we run out of money)!

 



Downtown Truro has Re-Opened!

Please join us for an Outdoor Shopping Event on FRIDAY, July 24th on Inglis Place.
Here’s what’s happening:
* it’s a socially distanced sidewalk shopping event on Ingls Place and surrounding businesses from 10am – 2pm.
* Live Music on Inglis Street.
* A Downtown Dollar Giveaway of $500.00! For every purchase of $50 or greater, customers will be entered into a draw to win the Grand Prize. (Details for entry will be given to the stores prior to the event.)
* Masks are recommended to attend event and DTP staff will be onsite to help manage crowd control.
Let’s show our love for our small Downtown Truro businesses by supporting them Friday, July 24!
Can’t make it on Friday, July 24th?
The majority of our shops, services and businesses have reopened in our downtown core AND have consistent business hours:
Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Stay Safe & Shop Local!

 

 



Dine + Win in Downtown Truro

Dine + Win in #downtowntruro this March!

Downtown Truro Partnership has partnered with 25 of our finest downtown restaurants to present this exciting BINGO style promotion! Come out and Taste Truro!

What is it?
Food BINGO!

How does it work?
BINGO cards showing the logos of the participating restaurants in downtown Truro will be available at participating restaurants throughout the month of March.

Spend a minimum of $10 (before taxes) and the server will mark and initial that restaurant’s logo on your card.

Alcohol purchases are included.

Just like a regular game of BINGO, fill a line you get FREE Downtown Truro Dollars.
Fill one line = FREE Downtown Dollars
Fill two lines = More FREE Downtown Dollars
FULL CARD = $100 FREE Downtown Dollars!

At the end of the promotion (April 1) submit your cards to Downtown Truro Partnership (605 Prince St. – inside the Marigold) to receive your FREE Downtown Dollars.

You’ll also be entered to win $250 in gift certificates to all participating restaurants!

Didn’t complete a line? No problem! You can still submit your card and be entered into the gift card draw.

FINE PRINT:
* a Full Line or Card means visiting each restaurant on the BINGO card and having the server stamp/initial that you’ve spent the minimum $10 before taxes.
* All stamps/lines must be obtained on the same card. Cards CANNOT be combined.

Questions?
Call us – (902) 895-9258 or send us an email carla@downtowntruro.ca

Visit the Facebook event for the most up-to-date information.



Truro Coffee Crawl

The 2020 Truro Coffee Crawl aims to promote local coffee businesses and to introduce coffee culture to Truro. Consumers will receive a “passport” to be completed by making coffee drink purchases at each of the participating businesses. A completed passport warrants an entry ballot into a prize pack. There will also be 2 mini events taking place at Brew Beans Coffee during this week.

Thursday Feb. 27th @ 5pm (Pay at Event):
Coffee 101 Seminar
(Approx. 1 hr @ Brew Beans Coffee) – $10 Fee

For more information be sure to follow the event on Facebook.

 



FREE Horse & Wagon Rides!

FREE Horse and wagon rides during the Truro Winter Long John Festival 2020.
Thursday, February 14 * 6 -8 pm
Friday, February 15 * 10 am – noon

Start / stop on Prince Street in front of the Civic Square.
First come, first served.



FREE Horse & Wagon Rides!

FREE Horse and wagon rides during the Truro Winter Long John Festival 2020.
Thursday, February 14 * 6 -8 pm
Friday, February 15 * 10 am – noon

Start / stop on Prince Street in front of the Civic Square.
First come, first served.



Downtown Truro Has Heart

For the month of February, businesses, shops & services within Downtown Truro will be spreading the love.

Feb 1 (Saturday) – Love you for Loving Local retail event.

Feb 1 until Feb 29 – Salty Dog Brewing Company is supporting the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre. Buy a pint of “Has Heart Ale” at Nook + Cranny, Sauced & Bellyup and $2.00 goes to the CSAC and you get to keep the glass!
Buy a can of this limited ale at the Salty Dog retail store and $2.00 will also be donated.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/129606791532910/

Feb.11 (Tuesday) – Soup Fest.
The United Way is having their annual Soup Fest at the Truro Farmers’ Market from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm. Get your ticket in advance from the United Way because this is a marquee event!
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/219339679061941/

Feb. 14 (Friday): Hugs for Hospice.
Shop in Downtown Truro on Friday, February 14 and get a sweet treat from participating shops, services & businesses.

Feb. 16-22: Burger Week
Enjoy a burger at various participating locations in Truro.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/108072183943081/

Feb. 17 (Monday): Lecture for Black History Month – No.2 Black Battalion. 11:00 am at the Colchester Historeum (FREE)
Come and listen to lawyer Douglas Ruck tell the story of the No.2 Construction Battalion (also known as the Black Battalion): a piece of Canadian history which, for many years, went untold.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/colchester-historeum/the-no2-construction-battalion-with-douglas-ruck/792530731160862/

Feb. 22 (Saturday): Coldest Night of the Year Walk.
Sign up to walk and raise money for the Truro Homeless Outreach Society.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/trurohomeless.ca/

Follow the event page on Facebook to keep up with all the specials, events and activities happening as part of this campaign.



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Hello everyone! Meet the team at GROW & BREW! They are today’s feature on friendly faces in Downtown Truro!

Grow & Brew is located at 24 Havelock Street! Locally owned and operated they are opened 10AM-5PM Monday- Friday and 10AM-2PM on Saturday. They have been located in their current location for almost 3 years now but have been in the business for 18 years!!

Grow & Brew is a store filled with everything you need for all your indoors and outdoors gardening needs. They have it all from start to finish and can help assist you if you are a first-time gardener! With knowledgeable staff they can help with all your gardening needs. Grow & Brew carries everything from pots, soil, nutrients, ventilation, lighting, growing mediums and so much more!!

They also have brewing products available as well! Whether you want to brew wine onsite or buy and kit and take it home for a do it yourself project they can support you with all your needs! If you are interested in brewing wine onsite it only takes about 4-5 weeks to do so and they have a number of customers who love it!! You tell the staff what you would like, and they do all the work!! Doesn’t get much better than that!!

The staff at Grow & Brew are extremely helpful and friendly! They will help you with anything you need and give you advice along the way! We are so fortunate to have such a wonderful business in Downtown Truro!
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The past year has been a challenge ... to say the least ... and at Inglis Jewellers we’re so grateful to feel the love from our customers and our communities. ♥

We couldn't have made it through without you!

And now, we want to show you the love by PAYING THE TAX on all purchases in-store and online for a limited time! PLUS select items in store are up to 50% off!

Thank you for making Inglis Jewellers a part of your lives.

And remember … don’t go blingless, go to Inglis!

Get all the details at our stores in Truro, New Glasgow, Riverview and Sydney, or shop online at www.inglisjewellers.ca.

Some exceptions may apply. Selection varies by store.
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Lovely Benjamin Moore colours find them all at Chase's Color CentreThis snuggly sanctuary has us wishing we could go back to bed. Inspire sweet dreams with a cozy combination of off-white paint colors (we love White Wisp OC-54) and neutral accents in a variety of textures. #BenjaminMoore #BedroomInspo
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(WALL) White Wisp OC-54, Aura®, Matte (TRIM) White Heron OC-57, ADVANCE®, Satin
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There’s still time! Contest deadline is March 6.
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We’re looking for photos of people enjoying Downtown Truro - especially the food, shops and cultural establishments.
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TODAY is the last day 😢 in our 💕Downtown Truro Has Heart💕 month.
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You can still support a non-profit by drinking beer! (🥳YAY!)
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Visit The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza, or BellyUp BBQ & Grill and order a pint.
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Dine + Win in #downtowntruro this March!
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Do you like to eat? Do you like FREE 💰? This promotion is for you!

Fill a line on your Dine + Win BINGO card and receive FREE Downtown Dollars when you eat out at some of the best restaurants downtown Truro… https://ift.tt/2wc8Owu

Beginning March 1 - Dine + Win is coming to #downtowntruro! *What’s this now?*
It’s a month-long, food themed BINGO featuring 25 of downtown Truro’s delicious dining establishments.
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Yes, please! *Explain. More words please.*… https://ift.tt/2HT7Pnr

Downtown Truro has teamed up with the brew-master at Salty Dog Brewing Company to craft a limited run of Has Heart Ale (a German style Kölsch). For the month of February The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza and BellyUp BBQ & Grill will b… https://ift.tt/2HJsRoz

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