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!



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!



Downtown Truro Midnight Madness

Midnight Madness is coming!!!
The awesome shops, services & businesses in Downtown Truro will be open for late night shopping on Friday, December 6.

Bring your friends and stroll around Downtown Truro to take advantage of all the deals, discounts and special offers available.

This annual fun event kicks off the shopping season in Downtown Truro. Come see for yourself and get your holiday shopping done early.

Participating Stores:
Above & Beyond Home Decor: Open until 9pm – Offering their final NO TAX for the year, all day long!
Alderberry Village: Open until 9pm – Hot Cider Available in store for shoppers!
Atlantic Fabrics Truro: Open until 9pm – Check out Atlantic Fabrics Truro for special deals and promotions!
AA Wearhouse: Open until 10:30pm – 10% off store wide
*some exceptions apply
Bike Monkey/ Ice Monkey: Open until Midnight – Check out Bike Monkey/ Ice Monkey for special deals and promotions!
Booster Juice Truro: Open until 10:30pm – For the month of December, get a FREE smoothie with every $25 giftcard purchase!
Calling Corners New Age Boutique: Open until Midnight – Offering TAX FREE all day and special hourly deal from 6:00pm – Midnight.
Elegant Steps: Open until 9pm – Pop by for Customer Appreciation Night!
Enchanted Forest: Open until 10pm – New deals every 2 hours starting at 4pm!
HAF skate and tattoo: Open until Midnight – Check out HAF skate and tattoo for special deals and promotions!
Honeycomb Health Market: Open until 11:00 pm – Offering 15% off the entire store (except for eggs and meat) and they will have experts on site all day with free food and samples!
Hub Cycle: Open until 10pm: Offering lots of in store deals and hourly specials!
Inglis Jewellers: Open until 10pm – Offering TAX FREE!!
My Home Mercantile: Open until Midnight – New deals every 2 hours starting at 5pm!!
NovelTea Bookstore Cafe: Open until 10pm
“Caffeinated Midnight Madness!” We’re going to have a special $3 drink for every hour – $3 DRINKS:
**7-8pm: Gingerbread Red Eye (drip coffee with 2 shots of espresso and gingerbread syrup)
**8-9pm: Cafe Mocha (hot chocolate with 2 shots of espresso)
**9-10pm: Eggnog Latte”
Take It Outside: Open until 9pm: Buy one get one 50% off all apparel, footwear, and accessories’ (*some exceptions apply) From 10am-9pm.
Terry’s Tunes, Estate Jewellery and Collateral Loans: Open until 9pm – TAX FREE on all gold and diamonds, plus 50% off on all gold and diamonds. 20% off all used guitars and guitar amps.
The Trail Shop: Open until 9pm: Buy one get one 50% off all apparel, footwear, and accessories’ (*some exceptions apply) From 10am-9pm.
Please visit the Midnight Madness 2019 event on Facebook for the most up to date information.

 



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Want to donate to Coldest Night but don't have a walker or team to sponsor? Why not sponsor our guests through- Team Hubhouse Walkers. You can send any denomination of donation to contact.thos@trurohomeless.ca and make sure in your message line you include your name and address if you want CNOY to send you a receipt.

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**2020 TRURO EXPERIENCE GUIDE PHOTO CONTEST**

We are looking for a unique photo to be featured on the cover of our 2020 Truro Experience Guide!!
20,000 copies of this guide will be distributed province wide to highlight all that Truro has to offer! Photo submissions should reflect the vibrancy of Truro and the people who live, work and play here!

Contest Entry Details are as follows:

1. The contest winner will be awarded $250 Downtown Dollars!

2. Entries must be submitted no later than March 6th, 2020 at 4:00pm. There is no fee for entry.

3. To be eligible to win the photograph must have been taken in Truro, Nova Scotia. Photos taken of people will be given preference over landscape and nature photographs. For example, we are looking for photos of people dining, shopping, enjoying events and recreation activities in Truro!

For full contest details and submission guidelines, please visit: downtowntruro.ca/event/2020-truro-experience-guide-photo-contest/

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💥 Movie magic 🧙‍♂️ tomorrow 💥 - Sat. Feb.15 @ 1:30 PM
(Doors open at 1:00 PM)

Admission: FREE 👏

Concessions: available for purchase (popcorn - Thank You MacQuarries Pharmasave, water, suckers, granola bars, chips)

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**2020 TRURO EXPERIENCE GUIDE PHOTO CONTEST** We are looking for a unique photo to be featured on the cover of our 2020 Truro Experience Guide!! 20,000 copies of this guide will be distributed province wide to highlight all that Truro has to offer! Photo… https://ift.tt/37s5IS3

Another day .... another storm 😬
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“Celebrate” with some #stormbeer - specifically Downtown Truro Has Heart Ale available at the Salty Dog Brewing Company retail store or at the Nook and Cranny Brew Pub.

Buy some beers and support a non-profit. $2 … https://ift.tt/2uLU8nx

FREE 🎥movie matinee!!! Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Saturday, Feb. 15
1:30 pm
Cobequid Educational Centre (CEC) Auditorium
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🍿 Snacks available for purchase.
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At Soup Fest!
What a great crowd helping the United Way of Colchester County! @uwcolchester #soupfest2020 @trurofarmersmarket https://ift.tt/31RWQEc

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