Press Release Archive: 2015

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Santa’s scout elves are making their final notes for Santa’s naughty and nice list before they head back to the North Pole! Read More...
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Judges braved a drizzly night to find out which downtown spots had the best window displays. Read More...
Free December Saturday Parking

The City of Kingston and Downtown Kingston! are running a FREE Saturday Parking promotion for the holiday shopping season – just in time for Santa in the Square!

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Downtown Kingston! presented Awards at Wednesday night’s Annual General Meeting at the Holiday Inn Waterfront Hotel. Read More...
Santa in the Square
Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa Claus is excited to come back to Downtown Kingston’s Springer Market Square every Saturday until Christmas! The program starts this Saturday, December 5th. Read More...
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On Friday December 4th from 5pm to 10pm, downtown businesses will be opening their doors for a unique holiday experience – the inaugural Shop After Dark. This event is all about supporting local businesses as you check off your holiday shopping list! Read More...
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Head downtown and help select the People’s Choice Award! Look for holiday windows and vote for your favourite for a chance to win a $500 Downtown Kingston shopping spree! Read More...
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After a wonderful Kingston parade, Santa has decided to leave four scout elves in Downtown Kingston to help him keep an eye on residents. The elves, Queenie, Princess, Brock and Clarence, will set off in teams of two from December 1 to 23, visiting new Downtown Kingston businesses each day. Read More...
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The Santa Parade Committee is pleased to announce the winners of the awards for the 2015 Nighttime Santa Parade. Read More...
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Only Two Days Until Santa Claus Comes to Kingston! Santa Claus is coming to town for the 12th annual Nighttime Santa Parade Saturday, November 21st! Read More...
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Santa Claus is coming to town for the 12th annual Nighttime Santa Parade Saturday, November 21st! Read More...
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This holiday program celebrates a five-piece series of beloved and well-known historic Kingston landmarks cast as pewter ornaments. Read More...
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Downtown Kingston! Business Improvement Area is pleased to announce the official launch of the 22nd annual Limited Edition Pewter Collectibles. Read More...
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The StopGap Foundation is a not-for-profit organization involved with the local Community Ramp Project set to launch in downtown Kingston Friday October 23rd. Read More...
Next Saturday, September 26 Chilifest will celebrate it’s 25th run as one of Kingston’s best-loved fall festivals. Read More...
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The Limestone City Blues Festival will once again bring downtown Kingston alive with the sounds of the blue on August 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2015. Read More...
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Downtown Kingston! would like to invite everyone to take a stroll down the centre of Princess Street this Saturday, August 1st for the Princess Street Promenade! Read More...
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This year’s event, presented by The Kingston Whig-Standard, runs from July 9 –12. A great mix of many new and returning buskers will be sure to delight. Read More...
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The inaugural #DKShopFest happened this past weekend, and with it came prizes, prizes and more prizes! #DKShopFest is the evolution of downtown’s traditional sidewalk sale. Read More...
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When it comes to looking for something to do on Canada Day, look no further than Downtown Kingston and Confederation Park. There are many great events planned to entertain the whole family! Read More...
Every Saturday in July and August, 11a.m. at the Kingston Market in Springer Market Square Starting this Saturday, July 4th and running every Saturday in July and August, there will be free chef cooking demos at the Kingston Public Market. Read More...
Movies in the Square
Springer Market Square will once again be transformed into an outdoor movie theatre for most Thursday nights this summer. The films will be projected on the inflatable screen parallel to Market Street in the Square. Read More...
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Enjoy free concerts every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday throughout the summer from 12:30-1:30 in Confederation Park. Bring your lunch and take in the sights and sounds of beautiful downtown Kingston. Also enjoy our evening concert series! Read More...
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This Friday, art galleries will once again open their doors for Art After Dark. This bi- annual event has been running for 7 years and is always met with great reception by art enthusiasts in Kingston. Read More...
Get a sneak peak at a new residential development as Downtown Kingston! hosts its Annual Spring General Meeting. Read More...
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February is just around the corner so Downtown Kingston! is gearing up for its 11th annual winter celebration, Feb Fest! Read More...