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Cornwall Art Walk

Friday, June 28, 2024 from 4 pm till 9 pm, watch our downtown become a truly buzzing art district! Beautiful artwork, live music, dance, drama, and of course, a family zone!

Where

Downtown Cornwall | Pitt Street from Second to Water

When

June 28, 2024
4:00 pm
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9:00 pm
9:00 pm
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Upcoming Events

Cornwall Art Walk
Cornwall Art Walk
June 28, 2024
4:00 pm
-
9:00 pm

Friday, June 28, 2024 from 4 pm till 9 pm, watch our downtown become a truly buzzing art district! Beautiful artwork, live music, dance, drama, and of course, a family zone!

Downtown Cornwall | Pitt Street from Second to Water
Stroll the Streets Downtown Cornwall
Stroll the Streets Downtown Cornwall
July 11, 2024
4:00 pm
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9:00 pm

Bringing people and local businesses together for an upbeat evening of shopping, activities, food and entertainment.

Downtown Cornwall
Diversity Cornwall Pride Parade & Downtown Events
Diversity Cornwall Pride Parade & Downtown Events
July 17, 2024
11:00 am
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6:00 pm

A chance for our city to come together to celebrate joy, diversity and inclusion with ten days of events leading up to a parade downtown and a family-friendly festival packed with a performance by two-spirit Shawnee Kish, events, and much more!

167 Pitt Street
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Downtown Stories

Latest
October 27, 2023
Under the Harvest Moon Fundraiser
Under The Harvest Moon Fundraiser Complete Success!

The DBIA Lighting Project Fundraiser was an incredible evening raising funds for a unique downtown experience!

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Latest
October 13, 2023
Downtown Cornwall Holiday Event Poster
12 Days of Holiday Cheer are coming!

We're brining magic to the downtown this holiday season! The fun starts November 17th!

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Latest
July 4, 2023
Floral Expressions Now Open Downtown Cornwall
Floral Expressions – A New Beginning at a New Location

The Floral Expressions team is thrilled to welcome their customers back into their new location.

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Latest
May 10, 2023
Blog Post Title: Finding Your Perfect Space in Downtown Cornwall
Finding Your Perfect Space in Downtown Cornwall

Finding the perfect space to run your business can be a challenge. With so many options available, how can you be sure you're getting the right space?

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Latest
March 3, 2023
Let the DBIA help you plan a fun event in the downtown district.
Let us help with your event!

Let the DBIA help you plan a fun event in the downtown district.

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Latest
October 27, 2023
Under the Harvest Moon Fundraiser
Under The Harvest Moon Fundraiser Complete Success!

The DBIA Lighting Project Fundraiser was an incredible evening raising funds for a unique downtown experience!

Read more
Latest
October 13, 2023
Downtown Cornwall Holiday Event Poster
12 Days of Holiday Cheer are coming!

We're brining magic to the downtown this holiday season! The fun starts November 17th!

Read more
Animated Downtown BIA Cornwall logo.

What is the DBIA?

The mandate of the DBIA is to build and maintain a strong business area for the community, and promote the downtown area so our businesses thrive and prosper. The DBIA strives to improve, beautify and maintain public land and buildings within the BIA beyond that which is provided by the municipality at large.

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Plan an event

The DBIA is happy to support local businesses put on events in our beautiful downtown!

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Members

If your business is located downtown, you are a member of the DBIA! 

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Monthly meetings

The DBIA board members meet monthly to plan events and strategize for the future of our downtown.

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Join the Directory

If your business is located in the downtown district, you are a member of the DBIA! Share details on your business to be added to the downtown directory.

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Everything you need

Downtown Businesses

Our beautiful downtown is a picturesque place to shop, play, and dine — but it is also a hub for a variety of services. From fixing your phone to finding a lawyer, all the services you need can be found downtown!

Business Directory
Lighting up Downtown

The Lighting Project

The DBIA is in the process of designing and installing lit-up structures throughout the downtown to improve walkability and vibrancy within our downtown, both during the day and at night.

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150

Businesses

238

Years

50+

Events Held Annually

Our Local Partners

Do Business Downtown

Interested in moving your business downtown Cornwall? Sign up and be the first to know about available properties!

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Experience Downtown

Come enjoy downtown Cornwall, where the streets are lined with unique shops, luxury services, cafés and restaurants, all nestled along the historic St. Lawrence River.

Parking Downtown

Parking downtown is easy, just follow these steps!

Locate your ideal parking lot.

Download the HotSpot App and add your vehicle.

Head downtown and pay for parking using the HotSpot App, or use the conveniently located pay-by-plate machine or meter.

Click here for more details on parking in Cornwall