'Full Throttle!' says downtown business association after weekly cruise on Front St gets the green l

As many as 500 people could flock to Thorold's downtown as cruisers get ready to pull in.



It's about to get busy on Front Street, after city hall gave the final go-ahead for a weekly cruise night downtown.

On Thursday, Business Improvement Association chair Serge Carpino, together with a couple of car enthusiasts eager to hit the streets, met with ThoroldToday on Front Street to give a sneak peek into what's expected. His message was clear:


"It's full throttle," said Carpino. "And you can quote me on that!"


Downtown hasn't had a similar event since 2019, when Thorold had a recurring car show–but this one will take place every Friday, starting May 6. The city approved...


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