Kingston is a beautiful place to spend the weekend. It is full of walking paths, swimming areas, museums, festivals, and lots of great food. See the links below to plan your weekend.
TASTE OF KINGSTON
On July 4th, the 17th Annual Taste Of Kingston outdoor food festival will be on in Confederation Park (across from City Hall). Taste Of Kingston gives visitors and residents a unique opportunity to experience the best in local cuisine and entertainment.
Visit City Park on July 1-4 for the Kingston Artfest, which is a free event that features more than 150 Canadian artists, live music, mural painting, children's and adult art programming and international food.
MOVIES IN THE SQUARE
Alll summer, the City of Kingston shows free outdoor movies in Springer Market Square on Thursdays at dusk (~9PM). Check the website to see what's playing each week.
PAN AM FESTIVAL
On July 1-4, historic Fort Henry is holding a Pan AM festival to highlight the music, dance, art, sport, history and community of the countries participating in the Pan AM games. This is a free event for the whole family.
CORK SAILING FESTIVAL
On June 29 - July 18, Kingston is hosting the International Cork Sailing Festival. Go to Portsmouth Olympic Harbour to see the sailors in action!
The official Kingston Tourism and Downtown Kingston websites have a full visitor's guide of the city. Find out where to eat and visit during your stay.