[cs_content][cs_element_section _id=”1″ ][cs_element_row _id=”2″ ][cs_element_column _id=”3″ ][x_accordion link=”true” ][x_accordion_item title=”How do I register for an event?” open=”false”]

Please visit our registration page.

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Pleae send an email to concessions for more information.

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From Ottawa, Highway 417 West to the Almonte exit, Highway 49 West for 12 Kms, then follow the signs. From West and South of Almonte, Highway 7 or 15 to Carleton Place, then Highway 29 North to Almonte. From Arnprior and North, Highway 17, then Highway 29 South to Almonte. Visit Google maps for a map to parking or Games site.

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Parking is at the Almonte Arena, with a free shuttle service to and from the Games site. For a map to the off site parking please visit Google maps.

[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”Is the site accessible to the handicapped?” open=”false”]There are a limited number of handicapped parking spaces. Wheelchair accessible space in front of the grandstand is available on a first come first served basis. Washroom facility is wheelchair accessible.[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”Can I purchase tickets in advance?” open=”false”]

Yes advance Admission is $15 for adults ($17 at the gate for adults). Children under 12 are free. Tickets are available at a number of local retailers. See the tickets page for details.

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A kids mini-games will be held in the afternoon, with events such as “wellie hurling” taking place at the beach area. See the registration page for details on how to register.

[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”What is the caber toss event?” open=”false”]This is where very large men throw tree trunks, measuring 18-22 feet long and weighing approximately 130 pounds. The throw is judged not for height or distance but for position. A perfect throw will land in the 12 o’clock position.[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”When should we get there for a good seat?” open=”false”]The grandstands and bleachers tend to fill up by noon but there is a lot of perimeter space for lawn chairs[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”What about accommodation?” open=”false”]There are several Bed and Breakfast and Air BnB establishments in and around Almonte. The nearest motels are in Carleton Place and Pakenham.[/x_accordion_item][x_accordion_item title=”Can I bring my dog?” open=”false”]No, as of 2007, dogs are not permitted on the grounds, but “working” dogs are permitted.[/x_accordion_item][/x_accordion][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][/cs_element_section][/cs_content]