City Calendar & Events
Snow Much Fun
- Start Date:
- End Date:
- 5:00 PM 9:00 PM
- Springer Market Square
Free festive fun for the family. Groove to the music, enjoy a tour of Kingston on board the Holiday Trolley, stroll the Holiday Market, try kids craft, visit Santa and join the Grinch, Frosty and Rudolph for a fun skate on the ice rink (weather permitting). Don’t miss this exciting celebration and seasonal activities for all ages. Dress for the weather and join everyone at Springer Market Square from 5 to 9 p.m.
Remember to bring a new, unwrapped toy for donation to the Kingston Toy Drive!
- Step inside a life-sized snow globe for a wintry photo
- Groove to our DJ’s songs of the season
- Try kids crafts in Santa’s Workshop with the staff from Home Depot
- Enjoy storytelling with Mayor Bryan Paterson at 7 p.m. An American Sign Language interpreter will sign How The Grinch Stole Christmas.
- Skating demonstration by Kingston Synchronized Skating 7:45 p.m. (weather permitting)
- Make merry with Frosty, Rudolph and The Grinch
- Ride on the Trolley with Kingston Trolley Tours
- Visit Santa Claus and his elves
- Warm your hands by the fire pits
- Skating on Springer Market Square Rink (weather permitting)
- Shop the holiday market
Do your Christmas shopping at the Holiday Market. Find that unique gift for yourself or someone special. Original crafts by local artisans:
- Under the Twilights: Hand painted bottle lights. Lighted glass blocks.
- Honigmann Apiaries: Honey, honey soaps, beeswax candles
- Natural Turnings: Beautiful, natural wood turned into coasters, tree ornaments and more.
- P&J Arts Management: photo cards, coasters, calendars and t-shirts
- Wilton Wheat Kings: homemade bread, buns tarts and other sweet treats
- Pendants by Iris: One-of-a-kind pendants incorporating maps and stamps in to the design
- Rhicreations: hand-poured soy candles, seasonal home décor
- Ovals: serving trays, candle holders, painted glass and more
- Nick Allinson: beautiful, one-of-a kind serving boards, custom made tables
- Glocca Morra Farms and Grill: Apple cider, cookies, natural wreaths, winter outdoor arrangements, Christmas hanging baskets, handmade Christmas decorations
Waterfront Gifts and Apparel: Knit ware, Canadian made Christmas décor, Christmas baskets and pj’s