Business Events

Why Kingston is perfect for your next meeting.

Top 10 Reasons to Conference in Kingston

We know how many details are involved in planning a conference. Our extensive database of local resources includes ground transportation, catering services, equipment rentals, audio/visual services, entertainment, car rental, city tours, concert listings, spa services and more – so every facet of your conference is covered.

Centrally located in southeastern Ontario, equidistant between Toronto, Montreal, and Ottawa

Fantastic blend of modern conference facilities and one-of-a-kind unique venues.

Easy to travel to with VIA, coach, and car.

United team of accommodation partners to host city-wide conferences.

Home to many alumni associated with Queen’s University, Royal Military College of Canada and St. Lawrence College.

Grand Theatre with live entertainment from Broadway to our own local talents and the 6,800 seat award-winning Leon’s Centre.

Strong and vibrant downtown core boasting unique shopping and dining.

Personalized hosting support programs to make your next gathering exceptional.

Green space and recreation, both land and water, second to none.

Year-round sporting and recreational activities.

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Ted Robinson
Business Events Specialist

RFP Support

Let our event specialist tailor an RFP to book the perfect venue and accommodations for your event. We’ll gather all the proposals from our community partners to ensure you get the best experience out of Kingston!

Planner Resources

We know how many details are involved in planning a conference or event, so we’ve made some helpful resources to make the process a little easier for you.

Support Program

The Conference Incentive Program puts funding in your pocket to take advantage of local attractions, overcome transportation costs, implement safety protocols, or whatever else you need. Applying for funding is easy with Tourism Kingston! Contact to learn more.

Industry partners

Historic and hip. Kingston has it all.


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