Rock the Locks

AUGUST 26, 2017
This annual event celebrates the Trent Severn Canal and all things that happen outside.
Enjoy classic cars, vendors along the canal on upper and lower Buckhorn, music along mainstreet, petting zoo, ARTivity Zone, horse and buggy rides, special interest groups & local businesses



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Park and catch the Horse and Wagon

horse and wagonWe do not have any public parking on the mainstreet. There are a few limited options: The Medical Centre on William Street & the Public Library. A few special needs spots are available right across from The Nest store and at Teasers Hair Salon. Other than that we encourage you to park up the hill in the Community Centre’s overflow lot. No worries about having to walk downtown………….you can catch the horse and wagon ride at no charge! Have a nice cold glass of lemonade while you wait! Watch for signs, or ask a volunteer in a reflective vest for directions.

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Classic Car Display

Register your classic car with us and bring it to display. We have limited space so be sure to sign up now. Swag bags, and visitors choice ballots. Cars must be 1975 or older. No kit cars please. Get your form HERE

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Children’s activities

church-campWe have lot’s to keep your little ones occupied. Face Painting, entertainment, balloon animals, ARTivity Zone and giant bubbles…….check out where and when Here

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Free Pontoon Boat Rides!

Cruising along

Cruising along

Free pontoon boats rides are being offered on Lower Buckhorn at the Locks. Watch for signs. Life jackets must be worn and are supplied by Captain Kevin. The Captain will take you on a little ride around lower Buckhorn!

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Float Your Boat-Light up the Lake Night Parade

boat with lightsEnter your boat into our first night parade to be held on August 26! This parade will take place on upper Buckhorn Lake and will follow a lead boat on a designated route. It will start at dusk and be for motorized boats only. Have a look at the poster for all the info.

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Check out the other stuff too!

Pic for RTL thank youBe sure to check out the businesses in town who support Rock the Locks! Around the corner from the Pizza Allora, at Trent Lakes Library, volunteers will be having activities in the backyard!
You will find vendors and music on the lower part of Lock 31 and along upper Buckhorn. Be sure to cross over the lock and check out info booths, music and more.

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sponsorWe are this time seeking sponsors to help us Rock the Lock in style.
Sponsor benefits

If you would like to sponsor, please contact Judy at 705-657-8833.

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