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What’s open, closed, and happening: August Civic Holiday weekend

The August long weekend is upon us, and there’s lots to see and do this holiday weekend. Below is our list of what’s happening, and what will be open and closed for the Civic Holiday weekend. Get out and enjoy it, Kingston! Rockin’ the Square with Moist Canadian alt-rock platinum

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Top five things to do in Kingston this September

It’s the beginning of a month again, and that means it’s time for us to give you our top five picks of events happening in the Limestone City! School might be back in session, but there’s still plenty of warm weather to enjoy your fair share of outdoor activities, so

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Top five things to do this long weekend in Kingston

With the forecast looking to bring the quintessential Kingston summer weather – hot and humid – the forecast for events this weekend is also fairly typical of Kingston in the summer: no shortage of things to see and do! We’ve put together a list of the top five Kingston happenings

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Top Five Things to See and Do in October 2016

With the arrival of fall comes cooler weather, a deluge of pumpkin spiced things and a tendency to hide under flannel and binge watch Netflix.  Although those glorious dog days of summer are now behind us, let’s not lose sight of the fact that there are plenty of reasons to

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Top Five Things to See and Do in July 2016

Happy Canada Day, ygk! We hope you’re out enjoying the fun things Kingston has to offer on this first official holiday of the summer. Princess Street is open for business after Phase 3 of The Big Dig and the Red and White People Parade takes place at 11:30. It will

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Top Five Things to See and Do in August 2015

There’s so much going on in Kingston during the Summer, that it’s practically impossible to make it out and enjoy it all.  We could easily suggest 50 or 100 things to see and do around the city in August, but we continuously strive to develop a short list of absolute

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Most Anticipated Events in August 2015 in Kingston

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. 

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Six Questions for Michael J.M. Owen

Today we kick off our mayoral interview series with Michael J.M. Owen. Owen is a lifelong Kingstonian and local business owner who has cultivated an impressive resume volunteering for a host of non-profit organizations. He is self-described as “not a politician”, while he entered the 2014 municipal election with the hope of

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#ygkChallenge: Share Your Summer 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 2014

Summer is undoubtedly the busiest season for events and festivals in the city of Kingston. Tourists flock to the city to take in annual spectacles such as the Buskers Rendezvous, while local residents enjoy free activities including the public market, Princess Street Promenade and the list goes on. With so

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