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Coming Events

May - October - Kingston Public Market
Established in 1801, the Kingston Public Market operates every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 6am to 6pm in Springer Market Square - watch for special market events & Antique Market on Sundays. www.kingstonpublicmarket.ca

July 26 Special Olympics Show N' Shine
Get your motors running because the Motorcycle Show N' Shine for the Special Olympics Spring Games is coming to Downtown Kingston! The event will feature the OPP Golden Helmets Precision Motorcycle Team, live music and BBQ!

June, July, August - Movies in the Square
Grab your lawn chair and come down to Springer Market Square for another great season of Movies in the Square! Shows begin June 20 and happen every Thursday until August 30. Show time is at dusk. Click here for movie lineup!

June, July & August - Music In The Park
Noon Hour Series - Tuesday, Thursday & Saturdays at 12:30pm, Confederation Park
Downtown Country - Thursdays at 7pm, Confederation Park
Downtown Choral - Thursdays at 7pm, St. Andrew’s Church Lawn
Big Band Fridays - Fridays at 7pm, Springer Market Square Courtyard
Download the full schedule.

Saturdays in July & August - Chef Cooking Demos at Market
Free cooking demos happen every Saturday staring July 7 from 11am - noon at the Kingston Public Market where Kingston's best chefs demonstrate how to cook with local food straight from the Market! Samples $2 while supplies last. Click here for the schedule!

Aug 2 - Princess Street Promenade
We're takin' it to the street on Saturday, Aug 2 from 10am to 4pm. Join us as we close Princess Street for an active, fun & entertaining experience! Your favourite shops & community groups are offering great deals & great fun. The City of Kingston is offering free public transit the day of the event! Click here for designated public parking spaces for people with disabilities for the Promenade

August 8 to 10 - 1000 Islands Poker Run
Kingston will play host to the Power Boating Canada 1000 Islands Poker Run on the weekend of Aug 8-10. This is the largest performance boating event in North America, drawing spectators from all across the continent to view more than 100 of the most spectacular and exotic boats on the water. See the boats on display at Confederation Basin, and enjoy the action on the water - all FREE for spectators. The event begins on Friday night with a display of the boats in Downtown Kingston and the departure of the boats on Saturday morning. Live entertainment and lots of action-packed excitement! Click here for more info! Andhere for a route schedule.

August 21 to 24 - 2014 Limestone City Blues Festival
The best in blues! Four days of the blues hit the Princess Street Stage, Confederation Park, and your favorite Downtown venues, capped off by an unforgettable concert in Springer Market Square! And don't forget to sample some great local food from some of downtown's finest restaurants with Homegrown Blues Food! www.kingstonblues.com