The city was founded in 1673 as a fur-trading post and strategic military stronghold. Many ancient fortifications and early Canadian landmarks are evident around town. Kingston's location on Lake Ontario
at the junction of the Cataraqui and St. Lawrence River provides access to the Thousand Islands
. The Loyalist Parkway is a scenic drive from Kingston to Trenton
. Travelers have ample opportunity to stop along the way for swimming, fishing, boating, and picnicking. Ferries link Kingston with Wolfe Island and Cape Vincent, New York.
Art Rogue & Peasant Theatre Company |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Painted Lady Inn |
Education International Picture Framers School |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Harbour Restaurant | Harbour Restaurant | Healthy Habit Restaurant |
History Correctional Service of Canada Museum | Fairfield House and Park | Kingston |
Shopping Kingston Guitar Shop |
Health Resorts and Spas Spa at the Mill |
Sports and Sporting Events Cataraqui Canoe Club |
Transportation Kingston 1000 Island Cruises |
209 Ontario Street, Kingston Ontario K7L 2Z1
613-548-4415 Toll Free: 888-855-4555
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04/04 Coming to The Kingston area
Rochester Greek Festival Rochester NY May30-June2 Serving your favorite Greek pita sandwiches like Gyro, Souvlaki and Loukaniko. Try homemade Spanakopita, Greek Chicken, Pastichio, Moussaka, Stuffed Green Pepper and Tomato and Lamb Shank dinners.
Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival Utica NY July18-21 A Who's Who of Bluegrass in the Beautiful Catskill Mountains. A Gathering of Music, Learning & Friends.
St Anthony Italian Festival Seneca Falls NY August30-September1 Music, rides, games, fireworks, delicious food and more await you and your family at the largest and most successful Italian festival in the country.