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25 Things to do in Kingston: January Edition

By Kingston Accommodation Partners

Start the new year off right with a weekend away in Kingston in January! There’s plenty to do – including a film festival, musical concerts, art exhibits, sporting events and more!



Sports & Outdoors

5. Get your fitness on at the City of Kingston’s Fitness Open House (January 9)
6. Check out the The Happy Birthday Basketball World Tour featuring The World Slam Dunk Showdown (January 3)
8. Experience some world-class basketballing with the Harlem Globe Trotters at the KRock Centre (January 30)

Music + Nightlife

10. Head to Montes for Friday Night Live Jazz with Craig Jones & The 20th Century Band (January 8)
11. Check out Canadian singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Dan Walsh at Musiikki Cafe (January 14)
12. Experience the Queen’s Concerto/Aria Competition Finals at The Isabel (January 17)
14. Feel like you’re at at an actual 1973 Genesis concert by checking out Selling England by the Pound at the Grand Theatre (January 22)
16. Experience an evening of opera, operetta and music theatre arias and duets for two baritones and a piano at No Tenors Allowed at The Isabel (January 24)
17. Check out The Live Wire Series’ presenting Anne Lindsay with The Young Novelists (January 29)
19. Explore classic pieces both old and new with Tchaikovsky & Trew at The Isabel (January 31)

The Arts

20. Check out the Agnes Etherington Art Centre for Artist Talk with Brendan Fernandes (January 13)
22. Join Kevin Rodgers, curator of With You and Others, and special guests for a series of in-depth discussions of particular artists’ books with Acts of Reading (January 23)
23. Discover Descartes’s Divisive Legacy – A Lecture by Professor Carlos Prado at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre (January 28)
24. Go see the local Kingston photographer’s group exhibit, 7 x 7 at Gallery Raymond (January 30)



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