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K-Town Countdown

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5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Rogers K-ROCK Centre

Tonight's K-Town Countdown Fireworks have been cancelled due to high winds and will be scheduled for a later date in 2017.

Join the City’s New Year’s Eve celebration inside and outside of the Rogers K-Rock Centre. Skate to the DJ’s “coolest” rhythms or try a variety of all-ages' activities in the concourse. At 9 p.m., head out to see the spectacular fireworks display in Confederation Basin. Be sure to dress warm! For the latest weather updates follow @cityofkingston on Twitter.

Inside the K-Rock Centre

  • New Year’s Eve DJ Skate Party (Skating information & rules)
  • Face painting, arts & crafts, NYE photo booth & more (Note: $5 charge for half-a-face for face painting. Cash only).
  • New this year, get your photo taken with a princess or superhero!

Outside the K-Rock Centre

  • Live fire and LED light shows throughout the evening with the Fireguy
  • 5 to 8:30 p.m. White’s Wagon rides
  • Skating in Springer Market Square (weather permitting)
  • Hot chocolate available by voluntary cash-only donation. Proceeds will go to Kingston 4-Paws.

Entertainment schedule

  • 6 p.m. - Go on a rhythmical journey during the interactive Drum Circle
  • 7 p.m. - Sing along with Sonshine and Broccoli (kids entertainment)
  • 8 p.m. - Magic, Mind Reading & Illusion with magician Mike D’Urzo
  • 9 p.m. - Spectacular Fireworks Finale

Note: food is available for purchase from the Reogers K-Rock Centre concession stands inside the Rogers K-Rock Centre.

K-Town Countdown