Active living in Kingston Ontario

Canada Day Celebrations

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9:00am Limestone Mile

It’s intense. It’s fast. It’s a kids race.  It’s team competition. It’s three races in one morning. It’s the KRRA Canada Day Limestone Mile.  Click here for more information.

10:00am Artfest Kingston

Located in beautiful City Park, Kingston. 150 Artists and Artisans from across Ontario and Quebec are in Kingston for THREE days starting Friday Canada Day. Artfest is FREE to attend!

11:30am Canada Day People Parade

Dress in your best red and white and come down to participate!  The parade begins at the Metro parking lot at Princess and Barrie Streets at 11:30am sharp.  Dignitaries will be on hand to walk down Princess Street to City Hall.

12:00pm  Civic Ceremony at City Hall

The 2016 First Capital Award Winners will be guests of honour for the parade and will be recognized during the Civic Ceremony on the steps of City Hall at noon. The ceremony will be kicked off, of course, with a singing of the national anthem.

10:00pm  Fireworks!

Come to Confederation Park for your best view of a the Canada Day Fireworks Spectacular!


Live music all day on the Confederation Park Stage

Wagon rides

Kids’ Activities

And more!

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