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Events

Friday, June 23, 2017

Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit

Date: 
April 29, 2017 to October 31, 2017

 Through partnerships with local conservation agencies and consultations with the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe representatives, the ACHM is pleased to present the Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit in the main hall. This family focused exhibit will highlight the importance of the river to the local and visiting communities and showcase it is a cultural, recreational and economic lifeline. Through this interactive exhibit the ACHM can share information regarding conservation and stewardship and help to leave a legacy for future generations.

Jardin'Art

Date: 
May 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to September 1, 2017 - 12:00am

“She turned to the sunlight
And shook her yellow head,
And whispered to her neighbor:
"Winter is dead.”
― A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young

This may seem harsh, unless you're a Canadian. And if we're being completely honest, winter doesn't go down without a fight! So, when the season finally holds its breath for the next 5 or 6 months, we just want to celebrate!

Lansdowne Country Market, every Friday 3 - 6:30PM

Date: 
June 2, 2017 - 3:00pm to October 12, 2017 - 3:00pm

Lansdowne Country Market features local fresh food and unique products. The Market is a great place to meet your neighbours, welcome visitors while buying food and products to start your weekend off right. New on-site entertainment, demonstrations, kids activities and nearby attractions such as antique and vintage stores, restaurants, heritage walking paths, Library and splash pad create an experience for all ages and interests.

Summer Hours at the Museum of Health Care

Date: 
June 3, 2017 - 10:00am to August 31, 2017 - 4:00pm

The Museum of Health Care brings Canada's health care story to life, as it acquires, conserves, researches, displays, and interprets artefacts that help tell the story of health and health care in Canada.

The Museum of Health Care offers 12 onsite and offsite exhibits, 8 online exhibitions and 28 education programs to a diverse range of ages.

Kingston Printmakers

Date: 
June 7, 2017 - 10:00am to July 2, 2017 - 5:00am

Come and see the wonderful works of some amazing Printmakers at the Window Art Gallery. The show runs from June 7- July 2, with a reception on June 11 from 3-5 pm.

http://www.windowartgallerykingston.com/

647a Princess @ Victoria, Kingston, On K7L 1E4 * 613-549-1528 * ksoa@kingston.net

Million Dollar Quartet

Date: 
June 16, 2017 to July 15, 2017

On December 4, 1956, history was made when Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley gathered for an impromptu jam session at Sun Records, the birthplace of Rock & Roll. Step inside the recording studio for this seminal moment in music history and hear the rock hits that you know and love.

 

Tickets: Reg $42.05 taxes included 

http://www.1000islandsplayhouse.com

The Thousand Islands Playhouse Presents: Million Dollar Quartet

Date: 
June 16, 2017 - 8:00pm to July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm

On December 4, 1956, history was made when Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Elvis Presley gathered for an impromptu jam session at Sun Records, the birthplace of Rock & Roll. Step inside the recording studio for this seminal moment in music history and hear the rock hits that you know and love.

Island Breakfast on Refugee Island

Date: 
June 21, 2017 - 7:30am to June 24, 2017 - 7:30am

Please join us on Refugee Island, Brockville on Wednesday June 21st to Saturday June 24th, 2017 for the 4th Annual Island Breakfast.

Island Breakfast is a popular event for Brockville locals and visitors alike to enjoy a true 1000 Islands experience: a boat ride and breakfast on one of Brockville’s municipally owned islands, Refugee Island. We are proud to announce that Island Breakfast has been selected as a Finalist in the 2016 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence as Culinary Event of the Year.

Movies in the Square 2017

Date: 
June 22, 2017 to September 7, 2017

Movies in the Square 2017 takes place almost every Thursday night from June 22nd, 2017 until September 7th, 2017.

It takes place in Market Square at dusk with a big screen for the movie. That’s around 9pm in June/July and then 8:30 in August.

It’s free and you just have to bring your own chair.

Here’s the 2017 Movies in the Square schedule:

June 22nd: Lego Batman

June 29th: The Great Outdoors

July 13th: Rogue One

July 20th: The Parent Trap (1996)

July 27th: Elf

August 3rd: Finding Dory

August 10th: Ocean’s Eleven

Music in the Park

Date: 
June 22, 2017 to September 7, 2017

Music in the Park is comprised of many different music series throughout downtown Kingston! We invite you to enjoy over 50 concerts with us this summer! The program runs from mid June through to September and features many different genres performed by Kingston’s very talented musicians.

MUSIC IN THE PARK

Tuesdays, hursdays & Saturdays 12:30 - 1:30 Confederation Park

 

COUNTRY MUSIC IN THE PARK

Thursdays 7:00pm - 8:00pm Confederation Park

 

BIG BAND FRIDAY

Fridays 7:00pm - 8:00pm Market Square Court Yard

 

Brockville Poutinefest

Date: 
June 23, 2017 to June 25, 2017

Poutinefest at Hardy Park with great pountine vendors, beer garden, kids fun zone, poutine eating contest, and live entertainment.

Admission is free.

Schedule:

June 23rd, Friday: 11am to 9pm

June 24th, Saturday: 11am to 9pm

June 25th, Sunday: 11am to 7pm

POUTINE JUDGING CONTEST – Saturday, June 24th @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm

SMOKES POUTINE EATING CONTEST – Sunday, June 25th @ 3:45pm – 4:30pm) – Cheese Curd Stage presented by Smokes Poutinerie

POUTINEFEST EATING CONTEST – ENTER TO WIN!

Entertainment – Performing Live on the Cheese Curd Stage

Storefront Fringe Festival

Date: 
June 23, 2017 to July 1, 2017

The Storefront Fringe Festival takes place in Kingston from June 23rd until July 1st 2017.

It’s put on by Theatre Kingston and features 17 companies taking over 3 empty storefronts with 102 theatre performances over 8 days!

An incredible event featuring the likes of kids shows, magicians and more. Homeschooled The Musical, Turtleneck, Oasis Love – so much to see and check out.

Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts

Date: 
June 23, 2017 to June 24, 2017

The Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts—programmed by Swim Drink Fish ambassador Dave Bidini—will feature 2-days of literature, music, and spoken word in the heart of the Great Lakes. The Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts (June 23 – 24th) will launch Lake Ontario Waterkeeper’s Kingston & Wolfe Island Culture Festival (June 23 – August 12) in celebration of Great Lakes Voices.The Opening Ceremonies take place at the General Wolfe Inn’s Outdoor Patio at  5PM.

SEGWAY ECO ADVENTURES

Date: 
June 23, 2017 to June 30, 2017

Tall Ships Adventure battery operated two-wheeled Segways turn the south coast of Canada into a playground along the St. Lawrence Seaway. Experienced Segway Pilots will guide you through Blockhouse Island and along the Rotary Trail passing hordes of people who still insist on using their feet for basic transportation. Along the way it is quite possible that the river otter, cormorants and possibly

www.tallshipsadventurecentre.com

Operating Every weekend July & August 2017

Music at the Mill Series: Buckledown Band

Date: 
June 23, 2017 - 7:30pm

The first concert in Spencerville’s Music at the Mill series.

Don’t miss this talented, high octane quartet belting out new country and classic rock tunes in the historic ambience of the Spencerville Mill.

Cash bar at 7:00 pm. Advance tickets $15; $20 at the door.

http://www.spencervillemill.ca/

The Museum at Night: Battle of the Brushes

Date: 
June 23, 2017 - 8:00pm

New for 2017 – Celebrate Canada 150 with The Museum @ Night

Engage with the museum’s exhibits through a series of uniquely themed events after hours… the music will be playing, there will be special entertainment and hands-on activities, and food and drink will be available. Explore the museum like never before!

Friday, June 23rd: Battle of the Brushes

Eastern Ontario Model Forest Spring Gathering

Date: 
June 23, 2017 - 9:00pm

Want to learn more about what Ontario's Cap and Trade Carbon Protocols will mean for private forest owners and managers? Want to take part in shaping the EOMF's future? Come join us at our 25th Spring Gathering and AGM on June 23rd!

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