Spotlight YGK: February 15 edition

The Kingston Brewing Company is hosting their 22nd annual Hot Sauce Competition on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019 beginning at 3 p.m. The Brew Pub is also hosting an event each Sunday of February. Submitted image.

The sun is staying out a little longer. It’s not a snow globe outside. Go out; you won’t regret it.

This Week…


Playtrium: Valentine’s Dance (7pm)

Something Else Records: Cold Tea and Marshall Veroni (7pm)

The Grand Theatre: John Pizzarelli (7:30pm)

Musiikki Café: JV’s Boogaloo Squad (8pm)

The Embassy: Valentine’s Dry Dance (8pm)

The Grad Club: Slow Dance 2019 (9pm)

Overtime Sports Bar: Salsa Night (9pm)

The Mansion: Back (9pm)

RCHA: HiLO (9pm)

Little Texas Roadhouse Bar & Grill: Southern Ale (9pm)

Raxx: DJ 1Love & The Stares (10pm)

The Toucan: Oakridge Ave. with Kiss The Fish (10:30pm)



Spearhead Brewing Company: Smitty Kingston (3-6pm)

Riverhead Brewing Company: Griffin McGill (7:30pm)

Overtime Sportsbar: Cozjin, Rare 92” + Special Guests (8pm)

560 Royal Canadian Legion: Swiftkick (8pm)

Musiikki Cafe: Jitensha at Musiikki Cafe w. Bon Evans (8pm)

The Public House: Smitty Kingston (9pm)

The Mansion: Teenage Head, Left on Bowery, The Beta 58’s (9pm)

Little Texas Roadhouse Bar & Grill: Alice in Chains tribute – All in Chains,w/ Unleashing Priest (9pm)

BluMartini: Willie Nile (9pm)

Tir Nan ‘Og: Karaoke with Gary (9pm)

The Merchant: The Ice Gods – Flash Freeze (9:30pm)

BluMartini: Luscious (9:30pm)

The Toucan: BAG$ With Keaton and Dan Doesn’t Sleep (10pm)

The Brass Pub: Scott Owen (11pm)



Little Texas Roadhouse Bar & Grill – Hicktown Country Revival (3 – 6pm)


And even more to choose from …  

Kingston Brewing Company 22nd Annual Hot Sauce Contest
Enter your finest hot sauce! Our panel of judges will be awarding Best Sauce, and Best Name. Plus a brand new category this year…Peoples Choice!
Not a hot sauce maker? Come down for the festivities anyway!
We’ll feature hot sauce friendly specials, and have $6 Beau’s all day.
MC’d by Ryan Dennee!
Sunday, 3pm

Feb Fest: Week 3 — Downtown Kingston
Get in some family fun this long weekend as #FebFest2019 continues!


Friday, February 15

6pm-8pm: Learn to Curl

8pm-10pm:  DJ Skate Night


Saturday, February 16

11am-2pm:  Horse Drawn Wagon Rides

10am-11am: Easter Seals Skate

11am-2pm: Try Snowshoeing! with Trailhead Kingston

6pm-8pm: Learn to Curl

8pm-10pm: DJ Skate Night


Sunday, February 17

10am-11am:  Learn to Skate

1pm-1:45pm: Skate with the Kingston Frontenacs

1pm-4pm: An Artsy Afternoon

3pm-4pm: Skate with the Kingston Voyageurs


Monday, February 18 – Family Day

11am-12pm:  Family Fun Skate

11am-2pm (or while supplies last!): Marshmallow Roasting (sponsored by Tara Natural Foods)

1pm-4pm: Do You Want To Build A Snowman?


Tuesday, February 19

6pm-9pm:  Tuesday Theme Skates – Country Kicks



Friday, February 15 – Thursday, February 21

Toast to Tapas

3pm-6pm daily

The theme of the week is Whiskey! Tapas available at Harpers Burger Bar, BLUMartini and Amadeus Cafe.


For details and more visit:


High Tea by Top Tier Bakery — Hochelaga Inn; Sunday
Experience High Tea by Top Tier Bakery in the beautiful setting of Hochelaga Inn. We work closely with makers and artisans from Kingston, Ontario to give you a true taste of this beautiful city.


Live Pub Quiz — The Mansion; Every Sunday


Game Night with Care & Michael — Little Texas Roadhouse Bar & Grill; Every Wednesday


Looking Ahead:

The Ale House:

The Trews – February 20
Monster Truck – February 27
The Reklaws “Winter’s A Beach” Tour – March 5
Wild Rivers “Fire Departed” Tour – March 6

The Grand Theatre:

Gowan – February 22
In Concert with Gerry Dee – March 3
Mother Mother – March 4
The Tea Party – March 16

Leon’s Centre:

Paul Brandt with High Valley – February 21
Blue Man Group – March 22 – 24
Luke Combs – March 30
Rock of Ages – March 31
Harlem Globetrotters – April 11
Kinky Boots – April 24
Science Rendezvous – May 11
Corey Hart – June 11
Cirque de Soleil – July 3 – 7


Care is the National Evening Announcer on #1 For Country, broadcasting live from Country 93.5 with Bobby Bones weeknights from 7-11pm. You can also hear her Dad jokes Sunday mornings 6 – 10am on KRock 105.7.
Find her online (in all the usual spots) @careonair
And don’t be surprised if you see her chasing a tequila shot with a rye n coke on her many Downtown Princess Street adventures any given weekend.

If you want to have your event listed, drop Care a note at [email protected].

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