Hey it’s Melissa from Cruisin’ the Seaway Valley! I wanted to make this first Blog to inform you all of some top events you should plan to attend this summer! Cornwall has so many fun events each year and summertime is the best to enjoy the weather and have a good time. So here are 5 events you should plan on going to with me this summer!
Each year, Cornwall impatiently awaits the Seaway Food Festival and it is no surprise that one of our favorite part is the five day event of crispy golden goodness swimming in deliciously seasoned gravy and melted cheese curds… That’s right, I’m talking about La Poutine Week! This year, La Poutine week returns for its sixth consecutive year running from May 23rd to May 27th, with some of the following participants; Chef In A Bun, Chez Liz, Eight Zero Zero, Esca Gourmet Pizza and more! Plan on trying our favorite Cornwall restaurant’s signature poutine and vote for YOUR favorite!
#2 Canada Day
If you’re a true Cornwall-ite, then you know the importance of Canada Day in our community. We are all so thankful for the beautiful, rewarding country we are proud to call HOME. Saturday July 1st is the day! So much fun will be happening down at Lamoureux Park! Be part of the excitement and bring the whole family and friends to share delicious food, entertainment, activities, fireworks and so much more! Come show your colours!
#3 Chamber Golf Tournament
For you golfers out there, the best way to kick-off the season is to part take in The Chamber’s annual Golf Day. Nothing better than a nice day on the field enjoying the sun and good company. The tournament is held annually on the first Wednesday in June. This year it will be June 7th, 2017. The event gathers over 200 golfers a year! You will be invited to play the 36 hole Summerheights Golf. The outing is followed by a reception, sumptuous dinner and the chance to win some outstanding prizes. Register here!
#4 Rib Fest
Another event to attend for you foodies out there! The Cornwall RibFest 2017! This year the fest is scheduled to take place starting on July 27 and run through to July 30 with the Optimist Club as the host. Stay posted to find out this year’s Lineup! You need to experience “fall off the bone” ribs seasoned with participant’s specialty sauces. Another tasty event happening in Cornwall this summer!
#5 Music Fest
It’s coming back for the second year! The Cornwall MusicFest! “The Barley and Hops Tour” 2017 celebrating great music and beer. It will take place August 19th on the grounds of the NAV CENTRE. Visit our page revealing the Lineup see who will be performing at Cornwall Musicfest this year!
There you have it! 5 exciting events happening this summer in Cornwall! I will be at all of them, so find me to get a chance to win this year’s Grand Prize! To find out where I’ll be all summer, visit my page. I hope to see you as I’m Cruisin’ the Seaway Valley!