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1000 Island Drive-in coming soon to Gananoque

The timing is finally right for a drive-in movie theater in Gananoque — an idea that’s been circulating for years in the mind of Silver Cinema owner Jamie Peterson. “Since Kingston’s drive-in closed, there’s been a void in the area. With (the COVID pandemic), it just seems like the right

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At the movies in Kingston: August 16 edition

Welcome back to ‘At the movies in Kingston’. More new movies come to the screen in hopes of dethroning Hobbs & Shaw as box office champs. It’s doubtful anyone can take out the Rock and Jason Statham in this newest batch of films. Here is what’s new at the Kingston

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Best of 2017: Gardiners Road Drive-In, November 1948

From one year to the next, Kingston continues to grow and change in small but significant ways.  From the addition of bike lanes to the eviction of the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes, each and every alteration gives and takes from the city.  While downtown Kingston often gets a

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Top Five Things to See and Do in August 2016

Each month we highlight five of the absolute best events in Kingston, and this month is no exception.  As much as our top five things to see and do in the city routinely celebrates of all-things Kingston, August’s edition strikes a decisively somber tone. One of our top picks for

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Big Screen to Small Screen Movie Watching

Harvey and I had a great time at Kingston Family Fun World this past Friday.  We got there early enough to do a few laps on the go-kart course, grab ourselves some popcorn at the concession and then hunker down for a couple of summer blockbusters. There are lots of

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Top Five Things to See and Do in Summer 2013

In the wake of the last day of school, the end of highschool exams and Canada Day festivities, few would argue that Summer has yet to arrive. The smell of campfires, the booming sound of fireworks and the welcome relief of a mid-day sun shower forge unbreakable memories that help

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#ygkChallenge: Share Your Kingston Bucket List

Welcome to Kingstonist’s weekly challenge, dare, resolution or whatever you prefer to call it. Each week we establish a new and ambitious community goal, encouraging our readers, followers, friends and families to step out of their comfort zones and do something great, and hopefully a little out of the ordinary.

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Top Five Things to See and Do in Summer 2012

In the wake of the last day of school, the end of highschool exams and Canada Day festivities, few would argue that Summer has yet to arrive. The smell of campfires, booming sound of fireworks and welcome relief of a mid-day sun shower forge unbreakable memories that help keep us

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Long Live the Screening Room

Over the past few years, I have come to realize that I am a die hard cinephile, and just so we’re clear on what that means, I am an avid film enthusiast. I watch movies daily, sometimes over and over again, and often without regard for the critical acclaim, or

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