Top Five Things to See and Do in September 2015

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The final holidays of the Summer and the first day back in class are fast approaching.  Whether either of those milestones makes you cringe or cheer for joy, the arrival of September is truly something we can all look forward too.  Soon, the city will be buzzing with post-secondary students, and we will once again […]

#ygkChallenge: Register for KSSC Fall 2015 Sport Leagues

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The #ygkChallenge is an ongoing series where we dare you to be different, resolve to be better, and or do something awesome in support of our beloved community. Each week, Kingstonist establishes a new, ambitious or quirky goal, encouraging you to step out of your comfort zone and do something great, and hopefully a little […]

#ygkChallenge: Help Build a Bike Friendly Community

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The #ygkChallenge is an ongoing series where we dare you to be different, resolve to be better, and or do something awesome in support of our beloved community. Each week, Kingstonist establishes a new, ambitious or quirky goal, encouraging you to step out of your comfort zone and do something great, and hopefully a little […]

What if Kingston…

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On Saturday, August 1st, downtown Kingston will once again be transformed into a pedestrian-friendly dream, thanks to the first of two planned Princess Street Promenade events of the Summer 2015. For the uninitiated, the concept behind the Promenade, is simple: close off a portion of Princess Street to vehicle traffic, and offer activities that attract […]

Weekly Poll: Most Anticipated Events in August 2015 in Kingston

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I’m not gonna lie: I’m not overly thrilled to be writing today’s post.  While I’m excited to look at the fun things ahead, I’m just starting to get into this whole July groove and don’t really want to think too much about the last month of summer vacation just yet.  However, duty calls! In all […]

Weekly Poll: Re-Designing Victoria Park

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Victoria Park is one of downtown Kingston’s larger public green spaces, contained by two city blocks, the 30,000 metres squared park is lined with dozens of mature trees and home to recreational infrastructure ranging from the popular winter skating rink to tennis courts. Established in 1876, Vic Park is undeniably showing its age, as evidenced […]

Weekly Poll: Canada Day in Kingston

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As Canada’s first capital, Kingston takes Canada Day pretty seriously.  There are tons of fun, historical, educational, family-friendly events occurring in and around the downtown core all day long this Wednesday.  With the 2015 Pan Am Games less than two weeks away, many of this year’s events will be focused on the games in anticipation […]

Weekly Poll: Most Anticipated Events in July 2015 in Kingston

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Schoooool’s out for summerrr!  Well, just about.  Many LDSB students are still plugging away at finals and getting ready for graduation ceremonies, but for the most part, summer is here and vacation is within reach.  While we all enjoy events like Feb Fest, or heading out for a skate on the lake, summer has been […]

Top Five Things to See and Do in June 2015

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The patios are hopping, the gardens are blooming and the temperatures are steadily rising in our favour.  June is two days away, which means that the end of another school semester and glorious summer vacation are now in sight.   As we look forward to the summer solstice (aka the longest day of the year), we’re […]