It’s officially summertime, Kingston! The days are long and hot, and there’s no shortage of things to do. This month’s out and about covers some of our top picks for fun in Kingston for July 2022.
Artfest Kingston – July 1-3, 10 AM to 6 PM in City Park
Art, theatre, poetry, and food! Vendors include 200 artists and artisans from across Ontario and Quebec. What better way to spend your Canada Day weekend.
Kingston Buskers Rendezvous – July 7-10 in Downtown Kingston
Jugglers, acrobats, fire eaters, musicians, balloon twisters, and more. Head downtown for a meal with the family and enjoy the show! For more information on the line-up, click here.
Russell Peters: Act Your Age World Tour – July 27 @ the Leon’s Centre
Looking for a night of belly laughs? Don’t miss this chance to see one of the best in comedy right here in Kingston – get your tickets today!
Princess Street Promenade – July 30 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Take a stroll down Princess Street on July 30th for this popular festival loaded with fun for the whole family. Downtown Princess Street will be closed to vehicular traffic to make way for all the great activities planned this year. Bouncy castles, giveaways, shopping, and more! For more information, click here.
Movies in the Square – Every Thursday night beginning at dusk
Enjoy free movies under the stars every Thursday night beginning at dusk. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and some snacks! For the official movie line-up, click here.
Kingston Public Market – Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 8:30 AM to 6 PM
Located in Springer Market Square every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. A variety of different vendors, including produce, prepared foods, plants and flowers, and handmade crafts. For more information on vendors and to read up on the market’s history, you can visit their website by clicking here.
Music in Confederation Park – 12:30 to 1:30 PM most Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays all summer
Located directly across from City Hall, Confederation Park is on the waterfront of downtown Kingston. What a great place to have a little picnic and enjoy free lunchtime concerts. With over 60 free outdoor concerts, you will surely find a show that suits your taste!
Memorial Centre Farmers’ Market – Every Sunday from 9 AM to 2 PM at 303 York St
Another farmers’ market you should be sure to check out (multiple times) this summer! This market is jam-packed with so many great vendors, including artisans, baked goods, produce, ready-to-eat meals, and so much more! For a complete list of their vendors, click here.
That’s it for Out and About in Kingston – July 2022. Be sure to follow our blog for top events to do each month.