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Kingston Tours Reading Live 365: Summer Music Series 5 minutes Next Kingston Pride

June - August, 2024

Free Live Music!

Enjoy over 50 free outdoor concerts with us this summer! Live 365 is comprised of multiple live music series showcasing various genres throughout downtown Kingston!

The Summer Music Series runs from mid-June through to August and features the catchy, electrifying tunes of Kingston’s very talented musicians.

2024 Schedule

If you loved Big Band Fridays then you'll go crazy for Swingin' Summer. Enjoy the ultimate throwback to an era of romantic, joyful, and jazzy songs as local Big Bands fill the amphitheatre in Springer Market Square with music every Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 pm beginning June 26th!

New this year we're introducing free swing dancing lessons an hour before the music begins!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Springer Market Square Amphitheatre

Every Wednesday!

June 26

Craig Jones & the 20th Century Band

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Swing dancing

July 3

Limestone Jazz Collective

July 10

Cranberry Dixieland Band

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Swing dancing

July 17

Big Phat Horn Band

July 24

Dixie Demons

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Swing dancing

July 31

Inner Harbour Jazz

August 7

Nostalgic Sound Big Band

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Swing dancing

August 14

Michael Myers Quintet

August 21

The LaSalle Causeway Swing Band

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Swing dancing

August 28

Dixie 6 +1

Swingin' Summer

is sponsored by Empire Life

Buckle up for live country music every Friday downtown! Bring your boots, blue jeans and 10-gallon hats to Springer Market Square on Friday evenings from 7:00 to 8:00 pm for Kickin' It Country. See local Country artists perform their toe-tapping tunes beginning June 28th!

We are thrilled to annouce that Kickin' It Country will include line and square dancing with expert insructors an hour before the toe-tappin' tunes begin!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Springer Market Square

Every Friday!

June 28

Clem Chesterfield & the LA-Z Boy Recliners

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Line dancing

July 12

Teagan McLaren

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Line dancing

July 19

Chelsea Road

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Line dancing

August 2

Abby Stewart

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Line dancing

August 9

Courtney Kane

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Line dancing

August 16

Whiskey Smoke

5:00 pm: Square dancing

5:30 pm: Line dancing

6:00 pm: Square dancing

6:30 pm: Line dancing

August 30

Scott Owen

5:00 pm: Square dancing

5:30 pm: Line dancing

6:00 pm: Square dancing

6:30 pm: Line dancing

Every Saturday starting June 29th enjoy performances from a variety of genres by some of your favourite local musicians in Confederation Park from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm! Grab an ice cream, set down your shopping bags and let these catchy local tunes take you away.

11:30 am – 3:30 pm

Confederation Park

Every Saturday!

June 29

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Dave Barton Trio
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Irish Roots
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Celtic Kitchen Party

July 13

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Django's Kitchen
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Oscar BosSax
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Mauricio & the Latin Beat Band

July 20

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Adam Chartrand
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Yan-Nick Michaud
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Jon McLurg

July 27

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Triola Trio
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Two Thirds Down Under
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Clara Smallman

August 3

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Logan Brown
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Danni Edwards
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Keaton

August 10

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Third Time's a Charm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: River Cats
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: KaKaow

August 17

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Head Over Heels
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Taylor Abrahamse
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Jenica Rayne

August 24 - A Tribute to the Limestone City Blues Festival

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Pat Johnson
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Blue Syl and the Sweet Home Band
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: RoughMix
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Spencer Mackenzie
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Hellhound Trail
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Sweet Pete & the Heat

August 31

11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Nice On
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: HoozHear
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Sarah Zanibbi

Produced by

Downtown Kingston BIA, representing +700 Downtown property and business owners.

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