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.



New Year’s Eve on the Town 2019

RECC (625 Abenaki Rd)
11:00am- 12:00pm Free Family Swim at the Wilsons Aquatic Centre (first 150 Swimmers)
11:30am-1:30pm Free Climbing on the Kohler Wall
12:30pm-1:30pm Free Family Swim at the Wilsons Aquatic Centre (first 150 Swimmers)

Douglas Street (40 Douglas St.)
3:00pm- 5:00pm Free Kids New Year’s Eve Party: Bouncy Houses, balloon animals, face painting, airbrush tattoos, and toddler area

Colchester Legion Stadium (14 Lorne St.)
12:30pm-2:30pm Free Public Skate
6:30pm-8:30pm Free Skating Party with Live Music by Paul Randy Mingo
8:50pm Mayor’s Wish for the New Year and Countdown
9:00pm Ring in the New Year with Fireworks!

 

For the most current information and updates please visit the event on Facebook.



Free Downtown Horse & Wagon Rides

Downtown Truro is offering FREE Horse and Wagon Rides, every Friday Night over the holiday season from 6pm – 8pm.

Dates:
Friday, November 29th, 2019 – pick up and drop off is in front of Civic Square entrance on Prince Street.

The following Fridays will have pick up and drop off near the Tim Hortons on Inglis Place:
Friday, December 6th, 2019
Friday, December 13th, 2019
Friday, December 20th, 2019

Rides are first come first serve!



Photos with Santa 2019

Santa is coming to the Truro Public Library!!!

Sat. NOV. 23 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tue. DEC. 3 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Wed. DEC. 4 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Sat. DEC. 7 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Sat. DEC. 14 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Bring your camera / phone and a donation to the Colchester Food Bank and have your picture taken with Santa!

(Staff will also be on hand with a camera to take pictures should your phone/camera die – or get left in the car.)



Free Downtown Horse & Wagon Rides

Downtown Truro is offering FREE Horse and Wagon Rides, every Friday Night over the holiday season from 6pm – 8pm.

Dates:
Friday, November 29th, 2019 – pick up and drop off is in front of Civic Square entrance on Prince Street.

The following Fridays will have pick up and drop off near the Tim Hortons on Inglis Place:
Friday, December 6th, 2019
Friday, December 13th, 2019
Friday, December 20th, 2019

Rides are first come first serve!



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