Carp Fair receives the award for tourism business of the year in West Carleton

John Curry, EMC

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Photo courtesy EMC, by John Curry

The best in business in West Carleton were among those recognized at the 13th annual People\’s Choice Businesses Awards last Thursday evening.

The awards were handed out by the Kanata Chamber of Commerce during a glitzy event at the Brookstreet Hotel Feb. 23. The sold-out event was held to celebrate business excellence in Goulbourn, Kanata and West Carleton and was emceed by Kurt Stoodley of CTV Morning Live Ottawa.

The Carp Fair received the award for tourism business of the year in West Carleton. Held on the fourth weekend in September, the Carp Fair has been a West Carleton tradition for 149 years, drawing thousands to the Carp fairgrounds each year.

Full story on the EMC website: Carp Fair receives the award for tourism business of the year