KINGSTON NEWS

Kingston Blooms celebrates green thumbs

The City's annual Kingston Blooms Best-kept Garden Awards celebrate the city’s best green thumbs for their hard work keeping Kingston beautiful.

Marking 175 years of being Canada's First Capital

On June 15, Kingston marks the 175th anniversary of being the First Capital of a united Canada with a day of free history-themed activities at City Park.

Doors Open to public for free on June 18

Get a behind-the-doors' look at some of Kingston’s most interesting places for free during Doors Open Kingston on Saturday, June 18.

CITY BLOGS

North King's Town community visioning

I invite you to join us at one of the upcoming community visioning events to help shape the future of North King’s Town. Below is a list of different opportunities for you to participate: ...

Help shape the vision for North King's Town

Come launch the project that will help shape the future of North King’s Town – the Inner Harbour and Old Industrial areas just north of downtown. On Tuesday, May 24 we will be at the Royal...

How would you spend the Kingston Solar LP Community Benefit Program Fund?

The City of Kingston wants to hear how you would spend the Kingston Solar LP (Samsung) Renewal Energy Project Community Benefit Program Fund.  The fund is part of an agreement with...

EVENTS CALENDAR

Start Date:
Wed, June 29, 2016 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston Access Bus Office
Description:
Offer your input on the following proposed improvements to these parks: Memorial Centre - additional playground equipment, seating, picnic tables and pathways. Third Avenue Park - new playground, seating, pathways and landscaping. The City is also seeking feedback on accessibility at both sites under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), in accordance with Ontario Regulation 191/11. Offer your feedback at the meeting or by email to lpaquin@cityofkingston.ca by July 15.
Start Date:
Wed, June 29, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
St. Peter Catholic School, 48 Seventh Ave.
Description:

Offer your input on the following proposed improvements to these parks:

  • Memorial Centre - additional playground equipment, seating, picnic tables and pathways.
  • Third Avenue Park - new playground, seating, pathways and landscaping.

The City is also seeking feedback on accessibility at both sites under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), in accordance with Ontario Regulation 191/11.

Offer your feedback at the meeting or by email to lpaquin@cityofkingston.ca by July 15.

Start Date:
Wed, June 29, 2016 7:30 PM
Duration:
4 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Lots to see and do in Kingston on Canada Day. At Grass Creek Park, you will enjoy a variety of live music, games, activities and summer fun. In Downtown Kingston you’ll find a variety of events all day long – the Limestone Mile, a parade, a civic ceremony, live music all day, and into the evening, culminating in a spectacular fireworks display. www.downtownkingston.ca Lots to see and do in Kingston on Canada Day. Grass Creek Park, 2993 Highway 2 E. Canada Day Beach Party -11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Bring family and friends to enjoy free: A great sandy beach Inflatables Games Crafts Live entertainment schedule: 1-2:30 p.m. – California Sun 2:30-3 p.m. – Limbo competition 3-3:45 p.m. – Kingston Circus Arts 3:45-4:15 p.m. – Open mic 4:15-5 p.m. – Roger James Fireworks at Confederation Basin 10 p.m.
Start Date:
Fri, July 01, 2016 4:00 AM
Duration:
All Day Event
Location:
Confederation Park and Grass Creek Park
Description:

Lots to see and do in Kingston on Canada Day. 

At Grass Creek Park, you will enjoy a variety of live music, games, activities and summer fun.

In Downtown Kingston you’ll find  a variety of events all day long – the Limestone Mile, a parade, a civic ceremony, live music all day, and into the evening, culminating in a spectacular fireworks display. www.downtownkingston.ca   

Lots to see and do in Kingston on Canada Day. 

Grass Creek Park, 2993 Highway 2 E.

Canada Day Beach Party -11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Bring family and friends to enjoy free:

  • A great sandy beach
  • Inflatables
  • Games
  • Crafts

Live entertainment schedule:

  • 1-2:30 p.m. – California Sun
  • 2:30-3 p.m. – Limbo competition
  • 3-3:45 p.m. – Kingston Circus Arts
  • 3:45-4:15 p.m. – Open mic
  • 4:15-5 p.m. – Roger James

Fireworks at Confederation Basin 10 p.m.

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Sun, July 03, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Mon, July 04, 2016 5:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, July 05, 2016 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, July 06, 2016 6:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, July 06, 2016 9:30 AM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Wed, July 06, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Thu, July 07, 2016 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
This parkette – behind the homes on Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Park Drive and Queenston Heights – is getting upgrades. The old play equipment is being removed and new play equipment area including seating and connecting path from Niagara Park will be constructed this fall. Come give your input on park plans – and on accessibility as it relates to this project in accordance with Ontario Regulation 191/11 (Integrated Accessibility Standards). Offer your feedback at the park on July 7 or by email to khebert@cityofkingston.ca by July 22. View Existing Conditions View Site Plan View Proposed Equipment
Start Date:
Thu, July 07, 2016 4:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
14 Queenston Heights (in the park)
Description:

This parkette – behind the homes on Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Park Drive and Queenston Heights – is getting upgrades.

The old play equipment is being removed and new play equipment area including seating and connecting path from Niagara Park will be constructed this fall.

Come give your input on park plans – and on accessibility as it relates to this project in accordance with Ontario Regulation 191/11 (Integrated Accessibility Standards).

Offer your feedback at the park on July 7 or by email to khebert@cityofkingston.ca by July 22.

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Sun, July 10, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Mon, July 11, 2016 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
KEDCO Board Room
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, July 12, 2016 7:30 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 30 minutes
Location:
Council Chamber - City Hall
Description:
Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Wed, July 13, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Thu, July 14, 2016 9:00 AM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Loyalist Room - City Hall
Description:
Come out and provide your input on proposed new building project parking ratios for Williamsville, downtown and harbour areas. The proposed updates outline suggested parking ratios that are appropriate for the types of redevelopment expected in these areas along with changes to the Cash-in-Lieu of Parking Bylaw. RSVP by July 8 by contacting LeighAnn Hoegi – lhoegi@cityofkingston.ca An information report on this effort will go to the planning committee at its July 7 meeting and will be available ahead of the meeting at www.CityofKingston.ca/PlanningCommittee.
Start Date:
Thu, July 14, 2016 9:00 AM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
INVISTA Centre, 1350 Gardiners Rd. Meeting Room C
Description:

Come out and provide your input on proposed new building project parking ratios for Williamsville, downtown and harbour areas.

The proposed updates outline suggested parking ratios that are appropriate for the types of redevelopment expected in these areas along with changes to the Cash-in-Lieu of Parking Bylaw.

RSVP by July 8 by contacting LeighAnn Hoegi – lhoegi@cityofkingston.ca

An information report on this effort will go to the planning committee at its July 7 meeting and will be available ahead of the meeting at www.CityofKingston.ca/PlanningCommittee.

Games, contests, face painting and water-safety activities!
Start Date:
Sat, July 16, 2016 2:00 PM
Duration:
3 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
In front of the Memorial Centre
Description:

Games, contests, face painting and water-safety activities!

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Sun, July 17, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Mon, July 18, 2016 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, July 20, 2016 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Sir John A MacDonald Room - City Hall
Description:
Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Wed, July 20, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Thu, July 21, 2016 12:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Police Headquarters Board Room
Description:
Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Sun, July 24, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.

Start Date:
Mon, July 25, 2016 5:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
John Counter Boulevard Offices
Description:
Start Date:
Mon, July 25, 2016 6:30 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Councillor's Lounge - City Hall
Description:
Start Date:
Tue, July 26, 2016 4:00 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
610 Montreal Street
Description:
Start Date:
Wed, July 27, 2016 5:15 PM
Duration:
2 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Kingston Access Bus Office
Description:
Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library. July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band July 24 – Kim Pollard Band July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century Band Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band A Medley of Music on Wednesday July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock) July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style) July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical) July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk) Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening) Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers) Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop) Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop) Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes) The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments. Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.
Start Date:
Wed, July 27, 2016 7:00 PM
Duration:
1 hours, 0 minutes
Location:
Lions Civic Gardens at Isabel Turner Library, 935 Gardiners Rd. (beside Cataraqui Town Centre)
Description:

Jazz, Blues and Big Bands on Sunday

Bring your own lawn chair to enjoy these free concerts (weather-permitting). An accessible drop off area is available at the top of the park, using the road behind the library.

  • July 3 - The Big Phat Horn Band
  • July 10 - Swing On Jazz Band
  • July 17 – The Tim Hallman Band
  • July 24 – Kim Pollard Band
  • July 31 - Craig Jones and the 20th Century  Band
  • Aug. 7 - Nostalgic Sounds
  • Aug. 14 - Mary Jo and the Retros
  • Aug. 21 - Swingtime Dance Band
  • Aug. 28 - The Cranberry Dixie Band

A Medley of Music on Wednesday

  • July 6 - The Tone Kats (Classic Rock)
  • July 13 - The Kings Town Tenors (Classic Rock, Tenor Style)
  • July 20 - Kingston Classic Trio (Classical)
  • July 27 - Jenica Rayne Ensemble (Indie Folk)
  • Aug. 3 - The Saxobelles (Pop Standards, Easy Listening)
  • Aug. 10 - Aislinn McAllister (Pop, Top 20 covers)
  • Aug. 17 - Kris and Dee (Folk, Pop)
  • Aug. 24 – The Frontenac Band (Show Tunes, Pop)
  • Aug. 31 – Jisk (Easy Listening, Latin, Show Tunes)

The Music in the Gardens Series is possible thanks to the City of Kingston, the Music Performers Fund (MPF) and the generosity of these corporate sponsors: the Kingston Community Credit Union, The Royale Place Retirement Residence, The Trillium Ridge Retirement Community, Rosewood Retirement Residence and Raymond James Investments.

Printed schedules may be obtained from the sound booth on site at the concerts.