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Scenes from the 2017 Skeleton Park Arts Festival

The 2017 Skeleton Park Arts Festival is behind us and, two days later, we’re still basking in the glow that this free annual summer fest brings with it. Five days of arts programming began last Wednesday evening with an opening reception at Elm Cafe for Métis artist Onagottay, followed by

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Scenes from Feb Fest 2017

Kingston’s winter festival, Feb Fest, took place last weekend in downtown Kingston. While snow was in short supply, there was still plenty to see and do over the four day event. Things kicked off with a public skate set to all Tragically Hip music last Thursday, with the day ending

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Scenes from Kingston Penitentiary Tours

While Summer 2016 will undoubtedly be remembered for The Tragically Hip’s epic homecoming celebration, it’s also the year that Kingston stepped up its tourism game with the addition of the city’s most notorious landmark.  Since opening to the curious public in mid-June, Kingston Penitentiary tours have consistently sold out, proving

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Scenes from the 2016 Skeleton Park Arts Festival

With the 2016 Skeleton Park Arts Festival’s official conclusion on Sunday afternoon, we’re riding a serious wave of awesomeness into the summer, but also feeling a wee bit sad that one of the city’s best, free summer festivals is behind us.  This year’s SPAF was billed as a return to

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Scenes from the Skeleton Park Arts Festival 2015

The 2015 Skeleton Park Arts Festival officially concluded late last Saturday following a lively musical spectacle that was enjoyed by a crowd of hundreds who had packed Princess Street in front of The Sleepless Goat. Earlier in the day, Skeleton Park (aka McBurney Park), served as the backdrop for the

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Scenes from Rich Aucoin at The Grad Club

The Grad Club was rocking on Wednesday evening thanks to a raucous and interactive performance by Rich Aucoin. This was Rich’s second trip to Kingston to promote his latest album, Ephemeral, which has been described as “an all killer, no filler affair”.  Combining viral film, audience sing-alongs, huge parachutes and

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