News & Public Notices
Join the Mayor for Cycle Sunday
September 27, 2013 -
Celebrate and Experience Kingston Arts and Culture During Culture Days
Join the Mayor in discovering arts and culture in our community for Culture Days, September 27 to 29. Then join him for Cycle Sunday, September 29, to celebrate and encourage active transportation in our community.
This year marks the 4th Annual Canada-wide celebration of arts and culture, known as Culture Days. The weekend-long celebration promotes awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement with arts and culture of all sorts in our community. This year, 32 free cultural activities are planned in Kingston.
For more information on Culture Days, and a schedule of events and activities, please visit www.culturedays.ca.
This Sunday, the City of Kingston, KFL&A Public Health, the Kingston Coalition for Active Transportation and Cycle Kingston invite residents to get active on Cycle Sunday. Bring your family to enjoy a 7 km bicycle ride along the northern lanes of Front Rd./King St. between Lake Ontario Park and Centre 70 arena. Join the Mayor at the Cycle Kingston Skills Course in the Centre 70 parking lot, and check out the activities at Lake Ontario Park, including: live entertainment for all ages, displays from community cycling and active transportation groups, information about local and regional cycling initiatives, bike rentals, bike tune-ups, and more!
For more information on Cycle Sunday and to learn more about cycling in Kingston visit www.cityofkingston.ca/cycling.
Residents who want to add some green to their weekend activities are encouraged to travel by transit, visit www.cityofkingston.ca/tripplanner for more information.
For more information contact:
Mayor Mark Gerretsen
613-546-4291 Ext. 1405