Spring is here, and with it comes many exciting events and activities in Kingston. From wine and beer festivals to psychic fairs and concerts, there’s something for everyone in this lively and vibrant city. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, this is the perfect time to explore all Kingston offers. In this blog post, we’ll highlight some of the most exciting events and activities taking place this April. So, grab your calendars and get ready to mark down some dates for a spring season full of fun and adventure! Now let’s dive into This Month in Kingston – April 2023:
Easter at the Museum: April 1st
The Museum of Health Care and Murney Tower is hosting Eggs-tream Easter Fun on April 1st from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, a family-friendly event featuring an Easter egg hunt, Easter-themed crafts, and the chance to win prizes. Participants can explore both museums, where eggs will be hidden, and receive a stamp in their guide from each site to win the ultimate prize. In addition to the hunt, visitors can also learn about the history of Kingston and Canada by exploring the museums’ galleries. Register now for this fun-filled Easter event. Click here for more info and to get your tickets.
Kingston ComiCon: April 16th
Get ready for Kingston ComiCon on Sunday, April 16th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Royal Canadian Legion #560! Admission is only $5 for adults, and children 12 and under are free! Purchase your ticket online and receive a free comic book at the door. Vendors will be selling a variety of items, including comic books, toys, jewelry, and more. Cosplay is encouraged, so dress up and have some fun with your friends! Don’t miss out on Kingston’s one and only ComiCon. Click here for more information and to purchase your tickets.
Corks and Forks – Kingston Wine Festival: April 21st to 22nd
Indulge in a wine lover’s paradise at Corks & Forks at the Residence Inn by Mariott! Experience a diverse selection of over 100 Canadian wines, learn from industry experts, and meet talented winemakers. Take part in seminars and masterclasses led by top Sommeliers and wine writers, and discover the wines made in every region of Ontario, as well as a special selection from British Columbia and Nova Scotia. For this event’s details and schedule, click here.
Kingston Psychic and Crystal Fair: April 21st to 23rd
Experience the magic of the spiritual world this month at the Kingston Psychic and Crystal Fair in the Travelodge Hotel. This enchanting event will allow you to explore the exciting world of psychics, mediums, palm readers, numerology experts, tarot card readers, intuitive healers, and more. Attendees can gain insight and clarity on various issues, deepen their intuitive abilities, and explore an array of crystals, gemstones, and other healing tools. Click here for more details.
Lee Brice – Beer Drinking Opportunity Tour: April 26th
Exciting news for country music fans in Kingston! The highly-anticipated “Beer Drinking Opportunity Tour” by renowned singer/songwriter Lee Brice is finally making its way to the Leon’s Centre on April 26th. Along with the talented Tenille Arts and Josh Ross, Lee Brice is set to hit arenas across Canada this spring for an unforgettable musical experience. Get ready for a night of foot-tapping rhythms and heartwarming melodies that will have you singing along all night long! Grab your tickets here.
I Heart Beer & Taco Festival: April 29th
Get ready to fiesta like there’s no mañana at the 2023 Kingston I Heart Beer & Taco Festival! Enjoy a day of beer, cider, spirits, games, dancing, and TACOS at the Leon’s Centre on Saturday, April 29th, 2023. Tickets are selling faster than a cold cerveza on a hot summer day! Get yours here before they are gone.
Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises
Experience a picturesque tourist attraction that’s back for the season and not just for tourists! If you have yet to experience one of these breathtaking cruises, now is the perfect time to hop aboard. Immerse yourself in the historic waterfronts as you glide along the crystal-clear waters of the St. Lawrence River. The 1000 Islands region boasts endless shorelines and the cruises offer various options, including sunset dinner cruises and sightseeing discovery cruises. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, the Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises promise an unforgettable experience that showcases the region’s natural beauty and rich history. To secure your tickets and get more information, click here.
Spring is a beautiful time to explore the various markets that take place every weekend in Kingston. As the weather warms up and the flowers start to bloom, locals and visitors alike can enjoy strolling through the stalls and discovering unique goods such as fresh produce, handmade crafts, and artisanal foods. The markets are an excellent opportunity to support local vendors and businesses while also experiencing the vibrant culture of Kingston. Click here for more information on the different markets you can visit in Kingston.
Walking and Hiking Trails
As the weather heats up, now is the perfect opportunity to venture outdoors and explore the trails! The Kingston region boasts a plethora of trails, each offering a unique and scenic hiking experience. With trails of varying lengths and difficulties, there’s something for everyone, regardless of age or fitness level. For further information on available trails, click here.
In conclusion, Kingston is the place to be this April, with many events catering to different interests. Whether you want to explore the museums, attend a ComiCon, indulge in wine tasting, or enjoy outdoor activities, there’s something for everyone. Take advantage of the opportunity to discover Kingston’s beautiful waterfront and picturesque tourist attractions while supporting local vendors and businesses. Make sure to mark these events in your calendar and join in on the fun!
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