Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario
Loading Events
Find Events

Events List Navigation

August '17

Jessica Pearson and the East Wind (Celtic folk) @ The Mansion (19+)

Wednesday, August 16th @ 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM

sWednesday August 16th Doors at 9pm, Show at 9:30pm Tickets available at the door – $10 With Special Guests Bannard and The Straight Teeth! Jessica Pearson and the East Wind: After their first international tour throughout Ireland, Jessica Pearson and the East Wind released their first single “Think of Me” in late 2016, which reflected a blend of country roots, bluegrass and folk with an infusion of their newly acquired Celtic sound. The band’s music has been described as Nickel…

$10
Find out more
St. George's Cathedral Exterior

St. George’s Cathedral Summer Concerts

Thursday, August 17th @ 12:15 PM - 12:50 PM
St. George’s Cathedral, 270 King Street E
Kingston, Ontario K7L 4W5 Canada

Join us for a mid-day musical interlude! The Sundance Trio will be performing music by Simon Sargon, Theodor Burkali, and Francis Poulenc. The Utah based trio was founded in 2005, and features oboist Geralyn Giovannetti, bassoonist Christian Smith, and pianist Jed Moss.

Free
Find out more
Kingston Music in the Park Summer 2017 Lineup

♫ MUSIC IN THE PARK ♫

Thursday, August 17th @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)
12:30PM on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, repeating until 9/2/2017
Confederation Park, 237 Ontario St
Kingston, ON K7L Canada

Music in the Park is comprised of many different music series throughout downtown Kingston! We invite you to enjoy over 50 concerts with us this summer!

By donation
Find out more

FortNight @ Pump House

Thursday, August 17th @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Pump House Steam Museum, 23 Ontario Street
Kingston, K7L 2Y2 Canada

This is not your every day fort building with blankets and chairs. Every week there will be a new challenge. We provide all the items that you will need to finish the challenge but not the directions. You can either do the challenge alone, with friends, join another team but whatever you preference you will be going head to head with other groups to see who’s fort best accomplished the challenge.

Find out more
Kris and Dee, local musicians

Backyard BBQ & Band Series: Kris & Dee

Thursday, August 17th @ 6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Pan Chancho Bakery & Café, 44 Princess Street
Kingston, ON K7L 1A4 Canada

Relax and enjoy a performance by Kris and Dee while we take care of the grillin’ $25 cover ~ 1 grill item & 2 sides doors at 6:30pm / first come first seated – no reservations shine only / in the event of rain a new date will be scheduled

Find out more
A Vapours Concert featuring Fiver

A Vapours Concert featuring Fiver

Thursday, August 17th @ 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre (in Tett Centre), Suite 305 - 370 King St. West
Kingston, ON K7L 2X4 Canada

On Thursday, August 17th at 6:30pm Modern Fuel will Modern Fuel will welcome Fiver (Simone Schmidt), who is a Toronto-based musician working within the frame of traditional North American folk music for our Vapours New Music Series. Her album, Audible Songs From Rockwood, is a series of eleven fictional field recordings, gathered from case files of patients at the Rockwood Asylum for the Criminally Insane between 1854-1881. $10 General / $5 Students and Modern Fuel members Check out our website…

$10
Find out more

Film Screening: Trouble #2 Bash the Fash

Thursday, August 17th @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
AKA Autonomous Social Centre, 85 Queen St
Kingston, Ontario K7K 1A5 Canada

AKA will be screening subMedia’s Trouble episodes followed up by discussions with local organizers. We will start with episode #2 Bash The Fash. About Bash the Fash: Reactionary right-wing politics are on the rise in the west, and events are moving at a dangerous pace. In the wake of Trump’s ascendency to the US presidency, a toxic mix of white nationalism, Islamophobia, transphobia, violent misogyny, and anti-migrant hysteria is rapidly coalescing into a growing movement that has in turn sparked…

Find out more
Kingston Music in the Park Summer 2017 Lineup

♫ COUNTRY MUSIC IN THE PARK ♫

Thursday, August 17th @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Confederation Park, 237 Ontario St
Kingston, ON K7L Canada

Music in the Park is comprised of many different music series throughout downtown Kingston! Thursdays from 7-8pm enjoy live country music performed by Kingston’s very talented musicians.

By donation
Find out more

Beauty and the Beast (1991) @ Movies in the Square

Thursday, August 17th @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Springer Market Square, Springer Market Square
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1W8 Canada

A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell.

Free
Find out more
Snaggle feat. Brownman Ali with Relatively Minor @ The Mansion (19+)

Snaggle feat. Brownman Ali with Relatively Minor @ The Mansion (19+)

Thursday, August 17th @ 9:00 PM - 11:30 PM

THU-AUG-17 The Mansion | http://www.mansion.rocks 506 Princess St, Kingston, ON Doors at 8:30pm 9:00pm $15 at the door $10 adv list (email snaggle251@gmail.com) SNAGGLE, a critically acclaimed and award-winning electric-jazz-funk band that has often been described by media as ‘Canada’s answer to Snarky Puppy’ teams up with RELATIVELY MINOR – a group made up of some of seven of the finest up and coming jazz musicians on the Kingston jazz scene. With special guest artist – the internationally acclaimed trumpet…

Find out more
fort henry battery bistro

Happy Hour Live Music @ Fort Henry

Friday, August 18th @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, August 25th, 2017

Fort Henry – Battery Bistro, 1 Fort Henry Dr
Kingston, Ontario Canada

The perfect way to start your weekend! From 5:00pm – 7:00pm on Fridays throughout the summer, guests are invited to sit on Fort Henry’s breathtaking waterfront Battery Bistro patio, to enjoy a FREE concert!

Free
Find out more

CMHA Coffee House

Friday, August 18th @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
CMHA Kingston Branch, 400 Elliott Ave., Unit #11
Kingston, ON K7K 6M9 Canada

On August 18th, enjoy a night of music and coffee at the Canadian Mental Health Association! 2$ at the door, or a donation item for admission!

Find out more

Slyde, LazerBear, Hallowood (hard rock) @ The Mansion (19+)

Friday, August 18th @ 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

A night of prog rock, hard rock and metal at The Mansion in Kingston ON! SLYDE (Toronto Prog Rock/Metal) Progressive rock/metal with heavy riffs, catchy hooks, and tasty solos. Having returned from a 2-year hiatus, Slyde released a new 4-track titled “Back Again” in February earlier this year. Their releases tend to be conceptual, as is the case with with the new EP, which explores the relationship between environmentalism and sci-fi. The band’s cited styles and influences include European metal,…

Find out more

Powerhouse @ RCHA Club (19+)

Friday, August 18th @ 9:00 PM - 12:00 AM

POWERHOUSE is: Dennis Robinson (guitar) Garry Lintner (percussion) Dave Mortenson (bass) Craig Tousignant (keys and harmonica) and introducing Kikih Skye (vocals) Blues-rock is our game, and we are excited to invite you to our inaugural performance in the heart of beautiful downtown Kingston. $5 cover at the door. Limited space, so make certain to come early, and plan to stay late. Wear dancing shoes!!!

Find out more

FREE show: Sweep Trio @ The Toucan (19+)

Friday, August 18th @ 10:00 PM - 2:00 AM
The Toucan Pub, 76 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1A5 Canada

No Cover

Find out more
Portsmouth Art Market

Portsmouth Art Market

Saturday, August 19th @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Aberdeen Park, 621 King St W
Kingston, Ontario Canada

This week we have more new artists joining us: Joan Sharpe’s Purlin’ J’s Roving Yarn Co.; Natalie Ponte Art; Happy Knots Designs; and Ela’s Jewellery Box. Plus Perry Ross of Ross Copper Creations will be returning….along with of course Cocoa Bistro’s Artisan Chocolate, the Glass Addict Shiva’s Delight and more.

Find out more

Arabesque Academy of Dance Open House & BBQ

Saturday, August 19th @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Arabesque Academy of Dance, 541 Days Road (Unit 10)
Kingston, Ontario K7M 3R8 Canada

On August 19th, Arabesque Academy of Dance will be holding our annual Open House and at our Open House, we will be raising funds to help one of our own dance families.

Find out more
Kingston Music in the Park Summer 2017 Lineup

♫ SOUNDS ON SYDENHAM ♫

Saturday, August 19th @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

KEYS Job Centre, 182 Sydenham Street
Kingston, Ontario K7K 3M2 Canada

The program runs from mid June through to September and features many different genres performed by Kingston’s very talented musicians.

Find out more

The Sick Things @ The Mansion (19+)

Saturday, August 19th @ 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The Mansion Kingston, 506 Princess Street
Kingston, ON K7L 1C5 Canada

KPP CONCERTS | CFRC 101.9 present: THE SICK THINGS (Montreal/ Rock/ Powerpop/ Punk) Doors 9PM | 19+ | $10 at the door  

$10
Find out more

The Meringues, The Fuzzy Undertones, High Road Pilots @ The Toucan (19+)

Saturday, August 19th @ 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM
The Toucan Pub, 76 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1A5 Canada

No Cover. Come join The Meringues at the Toucan August 19th with special guests… The Fuzzy Undertones (www.facebook.com/thefuzzyundertones http://thefuzzyundertones.bandcamp.com) High Road Pilots (www.facebook.com/highroadpilotsband http://highroadpilots.bandcamp.com) — Find The Meringues online at http://www.facebook.com/themeringuesband

Free
Find out more

Kingston Women’s Art Festival

Sunday, August 20th @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
City Park, Bagot St. and Barrie St.
Kingston,, Ontario, K7L 3J8 Canada

ARTISTS MARKET • LIVE MUSIC • KIDS AREA •  FOOD TRUCK • SILENT AUCTION

Free
Find out more
MacKinnon Brothers Beer & Music Festival

MacKinnon Brothers Beer & Music Festival

Sunday, August 20th @ 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
MacKinnon Brothers Brewery, 1915 County Road 22
Bath, Ontario Canada

Live music, craft beer (MacKinnon Brothers and more!), County wine and cider, 15 food trucks, games, brewery tours, free shuttle buses from Kingston, and more!

Find out more
ON THE WALL Street Art Festival, Kingston, Ontario

ON THE WALL: Street Art Festival

Monday, August 21st @ 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until Friday, August 25th, 2017

One event on Saturday, August 26th, 2017 at 1:30pm

Douglas Fluhrer Park, Douglas Fluhrer Park
Kingston, Ontario Canada

n 2014, On The Wall festival was voted by Kingstonist magazine as the #1 new art event in Kingston. Now it has returned bigger and better than ever! Over 25 local artists will re-paint the retaining wall behind RideauCrest retirement home in Doug Fluhrer Park over the course of 5 days, from Monday, Aug. 21 to Sat. Aug 26. Each artist will apply their own distinct style to form a mosaic on this local landmark.

Free
Find out more

The Bandicoots @ Musical Chairs (All Ages)

Monday, August 21st @ 8:00 PM
Musical Chairs-Estate Sale Liqiudators, 330 Division
Kingston, ON Canada

“Electrifying rock music, perfectly filtered-vocals, and strong electric guitar solos amongst a body of work that is way strong for an independent band.” The Bandicoots are an Indie Rock band from Hamilton.

Find out more
+ Export Events
Skip to toolbar