Queen's Campus & Community Event Promotion

This Weekend’s Top 15 Events

187th Kingston Fall Fair

Saturday 8am-11pm & Sunday 9am-4pm – The Kingston Fall Fair is on all weekend! 🎡Admission is $10, plus the cost of ride tokens, but if you’re 17 or 18 it’s only $5 to get in when you show your Queen’s ID!🍦*It’s a 25 minute walk, or a 6 minute cab from campus. 🚕 613-546-1111 or 613-546-2222

Shop Local Showcase

Saturday, 9am-3pm – Celebrate Kingston businesses and the people who make them thrive. From health products, to technology, to business services, and much more. FREE admission, parking, samples, and prize giveaways. New this year, an Artisans Marketplace featuring local farmers, craft brewers and artisans. Sample free beverages and food. Yum!


Saturday, 9am-10am – Join instructor Bee Smith for a fun and relaxing 1 hour yoga session with the cats at Southpaw Cat Cafe! The cost is $15 per person, which includes a regular coffee or tea, and all the cats you can handle.

Fall Book Fair

Saturday 10am-4pm & Sunday 10am-3pm – Come on down to the Kingston Symphony Warehouse to see what great finds you can get your hands on! Everything is at half-price on Saturday, and what’s left will have blowout prices on Sunday!

FREE Dance Classes @ ARC

Saturday & Sunday, 11am-6:30pm – Calling all dancers! Week 2 at Queen’s is the free trial week of dance classes, run by students for students! Try something new, or continue your love for dance here at Queen’s!

Limestone City Tattoo & Arts Festival

Saturday & Sunday, 11:30am-8pm – An intimate event featuring 50 tattoo artists representing Canada, the USA and beyond. The event is open to the public and includes tattooing, entertainment and after-show parties!

Slacklining in the Park with QHO

Saturday, 12-3pm – Taking a break from studying? Why not join QHO in Victoria Park for a little slacking off! Try a new activity, and hangout with some pretty chill people. Multiple slacklines will be set up at different difficulty levels.

Football: Queen’s vs. Laurier @ Richardson Stadium

Saturday, 1pm – Queen’s Football is fresh off a bye week and are back at Richardson Stadium looking to take down the Laurier Golden Hawks! Queen’s student tickets are FREE – just swipe your valid student card at the gate for entry! #GoGaelsGo

Queen's Football home game vs. Laurier

Square Pegs 8

Saturday, 7pm-10pm – Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is hosting a free outdoor screening in Springer Market Square. Join us for some contemporary Canadian experimental video art!

SpiderWebShow: The Revolutions @ The Isabel

Saturday, 7:30pm – Generations, politics and technology collide in “The Revolutions”, the first live performance created using CdnStudio, SpiderWebShow’s new technology for rehearsing and performing in digital space. Don’t miss this final performance!

Murder Mystery! @ Domino Theatre

Saturday, 7:30pm – Comedy and mystery combine in the Domino Theatre’s hilarious production of “The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery.”

Clarkapaloozaroosheagastock (19+)

Saturday, 9pm – Back once again to provide a dope live music experience to cap off the first week of classes, this year’s show features two hype headliners: the up-and-coming rock band Ferraro and the Toronto-based rock quintet Ascot Royals. They’ll be sure to blow your socks off!

Terry Fox Run @St. Lawrence College or @Queen’s

Sunday, 8am SLC & 10:30am Queen’s – Come run and help raise money for cancer research! SLC will be hosting a 2k or 5k run, and Queen’s will be hosting a run and a BBQ to help raise money for the Terry Fox Foundation for cancer research. All are welcome! Recommended donation $5 or more!

Memorial Centre Farmers’ Market

Sunday, 9am-2pm – This market will get you eating and enjoying agricultural, craft and ready-to-eat products. All products are grown and produced in the Kingston foodshed – within about 100km of the market. Bonus: It’s right next to the Fall Fair!

1st annual Doggie Dip

Sunday, 5pm-7pm – Unleash your dog for a play date at Tomlinson Aqua Park.  The City of Kingston is holding the first-ever Summer’s End Doggie Dip on Sunday – the last day of operation for the pool.

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