25 Things to do in Kingston: August 2016

By Visit Kingston

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Get ready for another fun-filled month in Kingston, with plenty of special events, festivals, musical performances and much more to keep you busy while you’re in town. With several annual festivals, delicious food events, and a visit by some of the Canadian greats (to name a few) – there’s plenty to see and do in Limestone City in August. Without further ado (and in no particular order) – here’s the list!

1. Kingston Sheepdog Trails

2. Cork Sailing Regatta

3. Emerald Music Festival

4. Kick and Push Festival

5. Kingston Health + Fitness Expo

6. 1000 Islands Poker Run

7. Mackinnon Brothers Beer + Music Festival

8. Kingston Women's Art Festival

9. Limestone City Blues Festival

10. Kingston Penitentiary Tours

11. Movies In The Square

12. Collins Bay Antique + Sales

13. Urban Slide at Fort Henry

14. Music in the Park

15. Country Music in the Park

16. Big Bang Fridays

17. The Tragically Hip: Man Machine Poem Tour

18. Free Joint Summer Tours at the Tett Centre

19. Free Thursday Tours of the Agnes Etherington Art Centre

20. The Order of Things at Union Gallery


22. Kick and Push Festival

23. Baby + Toddler Series

24. World Heritage Sunset Ceremony

25. City Hall Tours