This weekend is jam-packed with tons of options to get out and have fun. The inaugural Shriner auction is going to be a blast. A Kinsmen car show is set to rev up the city. The walking dead march for a great cause. Over 650 athletes competing in the biggest triathlon the city has ever seen. The 2013 Great Waterway Classic is wrapping up. Plus, a charity barbecue to help support the Alzheimer's Society is hot off the grill.
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Don't miss the Cornwall Triathlon this weekend.
Here's What's Happening:
First Annual S,D&G Cornwall Shrine Club Auction kicks off
The inaugural Shriner auction is ready to stake its claim, as a community event that can’t be missed. Many high-end items are ready to be auctioned off – an RV, motorboat and trailer, brand new electronics, musical equipment, autographed jerseys, gas certificates, household items, tools and antiques. It takes place Saturday, at the Cornwall Armoury (505 4th Street East). Viewing starts at 9am, and the auction gets started at 10am.
Kinsmen in Motion: Show & Shine is entertainment for the whole family
The hot rods and bikes on display at the Kinsmen event will impress car lovers and spectators alike. Kinsmen in Motion will benefit the local chapter of Big Brothers & Big Sisters. It starts at 9a.m. on Sunday at Lamoureux Park.
Will you make it out alive? At the Zombie 5K Run in support of United Way S,D&G
You will be hunted, chased and possibly eaten and it’s all for charity. Take a chance to roll in the mud and run for your life through a zombie apocalypse course including buses, houses, fields and many other obstacles. The event takes place at McMaze and starts at 10a.m. Family Package 20$ - for a family of up to six.
Revera BBQ fundraiser for Alzheimer's Society at Canadian Tire
Grab a tasty burger this Saturday at the Revera barbecue fundraiser for the local Alzheimer's Society at Cornwall's Canadian Tire.
Cornwall Triathlon marks 11th year
150 youth are scheduled to take part in the Young Champions Day on Saturday and nearly 500 athletes for the Adult Race Day on Sunday. Don't miss this one! The Young Champions race location will be at the Cornwall Aquatic Centre with the swim portion of the triathlon events taking place in the indoor Aquatic Centre pool. The Adult Race will be headquartered at École secondaire publique L'Héritage on Montreal Road.
2013 Great Waterway Classic wrapping up
The Annual Great Waterway Classic is a PGA Tour Canada event showcasing fresh talent in the PGA circuit as they compete for a $150,000 and an opportunity to earn their spot on the PGA Tour. Check out the Upper Canada Golf Course for a glimpse of golf’s future stars. http://www.thegreatwaterwayclassic.ca.
Long Sault Farmers Market on display at Long Sault Plaza
Come check out a fantastic selection of fruits, preserves, organic chickens, veggies, coffee and many others! Support local farmers and businesses and leave with some baked goods. Open Saturday and Sunday 2:00p.m. - 6:00 p.m.