children engaged in many different kinds of sportsSeptember is a great time to get active… the weather is often beautiful and it’s a great time to try something new to get yourself and your family active.  Here are 6 ways to get active in September 2017:

  1. Kingston Gets Active Month:  Free activities all month long.  For more information and to download a calendar of activities, visit the Kingston Gets Active Month page.
  2. Streets Alive and CFB Kingston Garrison Family Fun Fest:  Saturday, Sept 9 from 11am-4pm at CFB Kingston and Sunday, Sept 10 from 10am-4pm.
  3. Fall Leisure and Activity Show:  Saturday, Sept 16 from 1-4pm at the Boys & Girls Club West End Hub (Bath Rd, Frontenac Mall).  Have some fun with the family and find lots of ways to get active this fall.
  4. Scarecrow Festival:  Saturday, Sept 23 from 12-3 pm at 263 Weller Ave (KCHC).  Free drumming, wagon rides, games, activities, and fun.  Kingston Gets Active with Play Kits at this event.
  5. Fall Princess Street Promenade:  Saturday, Sept 23 from 10am-5pm.  Car-free fun downtown Princess Street from Division St to Ontario St.
  6. Fall Art after Dark:  Sept 29 from 7-10pm.  Have a walk around downtown Kingston while you enjoy art in various businesses.
  7. Get outdoors and walk, cycle or play in a park!  Head to a Conservation Area or hike a local trail.  For ideas, visit our Walking Page.

Check back on this post for new information and events.  If you know of any free or low-cost community events that should be added to the list, let us know!

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