Kingston Buskers Rendezvous Reading Music in the park 4 minutes Next Emancipation Day

June - August, 2023

Free Admission

Enjoy over 60 free outdoor concerts with us this summer! Music in the Park is comprised of many different live music series throughout downtown Kingston! The program runs from mid-June through to August and features many different genres performed by Kingston’s very talented musicians.

2023 Schedule

Lunchtime Series

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Confederation Park

Tuesday Thursday Saturday

July 4

Pat Johnson

July 6

July 8

July 11

Irish Roots

July 13

Time for Two

July 15

Chris Morris

July 18

Cliff Edwards & Friends

July 20

Chris Giguere

July 22

Gerald McGrath

July 25

Barry Yuen Trio

July 27

Chris Alfonso Trio

July 29

Celtic Kitchen Party

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Confederation Park

Tuesday Thursday Saturday

August 1

Django’s Kitchen

August 6

Teagan McLaren

August 5

*Poker Run Entertainment

11am – 6pm

August 8

Dennis Bowman

August 10

Bob Robertson & Dave Barton

August 12

Los Garcias

August 15

Limestone Trio

August 17

Savage Family Band

August 19

Mauricio and the Latin Beat Band

August 22

Jenica Rayne

August 24

July 26

August 29

Kevin Head

August 31

Adam Chartrand

September 1

Big Phat Horn Band

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Confederation Park

Tuesday Thursday Saturday

September 2

Big Phat Horn Band

Country Thursdays

Boots, blue jeans and 10-gallon hats are welcome every Thursday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in Confederation Park for Downtown Country. See local Country artists perform their toe-tapping tunes beginning June 22. Two-stepping is encouraged!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Confederation Park

Thursday

July 13

The Goodnight Irenes

July 20

Whiskey Smoke

July 27

Abby Stewart

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Confederation Park

Thursday

August 3

Ambush

August 10

Tim Sheffield

August 17

Courtney Kane

August 31

Scott Owen

Silly Sounds on Sydenham

Keep the kids moving and grooving, so they tap out early and you can enjoy a little ‘me’ time – that’s what Silly Sounds on Sydenham was designed for. Live kid-friendly shows every Saturday morning at 10:30!

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Sydenham Street

Saturday

July 15

Roger James

July 22

Fiddle Earth

July 29

Panache Eh

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Sydenham Street

Saturday

August 5

Panache Eh

August 12

Sweetiepies

August 19

Fiddle Earth

August 26

Roger James

Sounds on Sydenham

Every Saturday from 1:30 – 2:30 pm enjoy performances by local musicians on Sydenham at Princess Street. It’s a great spot to grab a coffee or cool drink and take a break from a day of downtown shopping!

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Sydenham Street

Saturday

July 15

Room Tone Jazsz

July 22

Barry Yuen Trio

July 29

Two-Thirds Down Under

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Sydenham Street

Saturday

August 5

Drummin and a Strummin

August 12

Two-Thirds Down Under

August 19

Dave Barton Trio

August 26

Jan LeClair

Big Band Fridays

Big Band Fridays are the ultimate throwback to an era of romantic, joyful, and jazzy songs that fill the amphitheatre in Springer Market Square every Friday evening from 7:00 - 8:00 pm beginning June 23.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Springer Market Square Amphitheatre

Friday

July 14

Big Phat Horn Band

July 21

Frontenac Concert Band

July 28*

Nostalgic Sound Big Band   * Confederation Park stage

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Springer Market Square Amphitheatre

Friday

August 4

Taylor Donaldson Big Band

August 11

Dixie 6 + 1

August 18

Cranberry Dixieland Band

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Springer Market Square Amphitheatre

Friday

September 1

Limestone City Jazz Collective

Produced by

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

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