MMMM!: Summer fun downtown celebration today

MMMM!: Summer fun downtown celebration today
From left are Chris Munro and Leslie Ouderkirk

CORNWALL, Ontario – Downtown merchants will be rocking the block once again today.

Participating merchants will be opening late and offering special deals to help celebrate the Seaway Summer Food Festival that is taking place at the same time.

“People are invited to come downtown and take advantage of some special summer incentives and promos, maybe enter a draw or two and enjoy some great food at our local dining establishments,” says Chris Munro, owner of Life’s Little Pleasures on Pitt Street. “These little events seem to bring with them a certain type of positive energy. It really is a wonderful time!”

This is the third “Rock the Block” event  in the past two years, and it is growing in popularity. Merchants are still joining the party and with over 10 establishments participating, there will be something for everyone.  Here is a list of confirmed merchants:


Life’s Little Pleasures

Studio 101

Laser Advanced Spa

Love Love Food

Aube Freres

Kids Korner

KAB Gift Boutique



INWIT Antiques & Interior Design

Brent Stang Taejwondo

Alpins Interiors

Bicycle World

Tweed and Hickory

Pommier Jewellers

TAG – The Art Gallery

Seaway Food Festival

The Seaway Summer Food Festival’s will spotlight Cornwall’ diverse and dynamic culinary offerings.  Select local restaurants will offer a specialty designed 3-course menu showcasing unique ingredients and dishes at $22 or $28. This event will be held over five days from July 15 to 19. Participating downtown restaurants include:

Bar Q

Moustache Joe’s


Truffles Burger Bar



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