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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit

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.


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

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

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

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.

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

Million Dollar Quartet

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

The Thousand Islands Playhouse Presents: Million Dollar Quartet

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.

Movies in the Square 2017

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

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.


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



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



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


Brockville Poutinefest

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.


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


Entertainment – Performing Live on the Cheese Curd Stage


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

Operating Every weekend July & August 2017

Storefront Fringe Festival

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.

Chef Cooking Demos at Kingston Public Market

June 24, 2017 to August 26, 2017

Starting Saturday June 24th and running every Saturday in July and August (except Canada Day) , there will be free chef cooking demos at the Kingston Public Market. The demos will happen in the courtyard of Springer Market Square from 11 am until noon. Please see below for a list of this year’s fantastic local chefs.

Merrickville Motorcycle Show

June 25, 2017

This is the 8th annual Merrickville Motorcycle Show. A day of meeting other bikers, supporting and raising funds for CHEO (Childrens' Hospital of Eastern Ontario), visiting vendors and enjoying the food and entertainment.You may also wish to participate in our People's Choice Event.

Savour the Strawberries at Wendy's Country Market

June 25, 2017 - 11:00am

Now is the time to indulge in lots of strawberries for breakfast, lunch and supper. Forget those big red but tasteless imports, and go for some fresh picked local strawberries that are oh so juicy and chocked full of vitamins. 

Strawberry Social

June 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Strawberry Social on Sunday, June 25th from 1:00-4:00 in the Mallory Coach House gardens, 1523 County Rd. 2, Mallorytown. Bring a chair and enjoy strawberry shortcake with real whipped cream, lemonade while enjoying the music of the Pie Plates - all for only $5.00 a person. Rain or shine. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the 1000 Islands River Heritage Society and the Mallory Coach House Committee.

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