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C'est L'hiver - Embrace the season in Downtown Kingston

C'est l'hiver in Downtown Kingston

Winter is here & downtown Kingston is embracing the season with exciting winter experiences everyone can enjoy! 

There is so much to see and do in Downtown Kingston this winter. Dress for the weather and plan to spend some quality time in one of Ontario's most vibrant cities - Canadiana-Style! Embrace the season with heated outdoor patios, food & drink possibilities from all over the world, endless shopping, cozy coffee shops & art galleries, outdoor skating, and more. Downtown Kingston is spectacular by day, and dazzling after dark. Enjoy!

Starting November 15th we'll be offering Downtown Dollars at a 20% discount for the holiday season! The sale will continue while supplies last so buy fast! Buy now at https://downtownkingston.myshopify.com/ Learn more...
End the week with Festive Fridays and celebrate the holiday season with your local downtown businesses! Happening November 19th & December 10th, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, downtown Kingston will be lit with festive cheer and an array of fun winter activities. Learn more...
Local artisans & musicians will fill downtown with festive cheer to enjoy and amazing wares to buy at the Holiday Market on December 10th, 11th & 12th! The tented market is a family-friendly event & will be set up on the corner of Ontario & Brock St, right next to City Hall. Learn more...
Every Monday from November 15th until December 13th we're releasing a new Pewter ornament from our annual five-piece series of beloved historic Kingston buildings & landmarks. Each ornament is a limited edition so make sure to buy fast while supplies last! Learn more...
Santa's Village is open for business on Friday, November 20th & Santa Claus himself will host the grand opening right next to city hall after the Nighttime Santa Parade! Come enjoy a quick stroll through a magical holiday village and get your picture taken with our 24/7 Selfie Santa! Learn more...
Cozy up and chow down this season on one of the many winter patios in downtown Kingston! Participating restaurants in downtown Kingston are embracing the winter season and will be keeping their patios up and running this winter with lots of warm meals and yummy drinks. Learn more...
Starting Friday, November 19th, downtown businesses will be decorating their wintery windows with festive displays for shoppers to enjoy. While walking through our window wonderland vote for your favourite to win a $50 gift card to the winning business! Voting ends Dec 17th so don’t miss out! Learn more...
Last-minute holiday shoppers can shop a little easier this season! Starting December 13th right until the 24th participating downtown businesses will be keeping the lights on and doors open longer for extended shopping hours. You won’t want to miss the downtown lights this season! Learn more...
This winter from November 15th to December 24th pick up a Holiday Shopping Passport at participating businesses & shop local for the chance to win 1 of 5 $500 Downtown Dollar prizes & all submitted passports will be entered into our grand prize draw for $2500 Downtown Dollars! Learn more...
Submit your completed Holiday Shopping Passport Here! Make sure to attach an image of your passport with all 5 of your stickers before Dec 24th to be entered into our Grand Prize Draw for $2500 downtown dollars! Learn more...