Explore the links at left for an overview of some of the City (or City-supported) programs, facilities and services that make Kingston one of the best places to live or visit in Canada.

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Shoot a movie in our hometown!

Producers are discovering Kingston's heritage buildings, variety of scenic settings – and fantastic restaurants and hotels – make it a great place to shoot a movie or TV show.

Visit Tourism Kingston's Film Office set up to support filmmakers seeking locations and hospitality in Kingston. The Film Office helps coordinate the permits needed for filming on City property and offers contact information for a number of Kingston sites. See a list of the movies that have filmed in Kingston, pictures of possible filming locations and download the Film Permit application from the Film office webpage

Latest News

Take part in over 50 free fitness classes during Fitness Frenzy

September 9, 2019 - Rev-up your fall fitness routine with a free fitness class during Fitness Frenzy, Monday, Sep. 16 to Monday, Sept. 22. Find the complete schedule of Fitness Frenzy...

Find new ways to be active - for free - during Kingston Gets Active

August 29, 2019 - The City of Kingston is one of many community organizations offering FREE activities in September as part of Kingston Gets Active Month. "Finding a new ways to get...

City to facilitate public conversation on Sir John A. Macdonald's legacy this fall

August 27, 2019 - This fall, the City will facilitate a public conversation on Sir John A. Macdonald's historic connections to Kingston. It will explore his role and actions as a political...

It's Leisure Guide time! Choose your way to stay active this fall and winter

August 12, 2019 - Find great ways to stay active this fall and winter in the City of Kingston's Recreation and Leisure Guide. Find it inside this week's Kingston This Week or download it by...

Arts take centre stage as Ontario Street: A Vibrant Spaces Project returns for its second weekend

August 1, 2019 - The City's Ontario Street: A Vibrant Spaces Project will return for its second weekend from Aug. 9 – 11 as Ontario Street in front of City Hall is transformed into a...