Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Back from the Dead

A fun deal from local Innkeeper Holly Doughty from the Rosemount Inn & Spa...

The Sir John A. "Back from the Dead" package! Enjoy an afternoon in Sir John A.'s footsteps with a walking tour of Sir John A.'s city and perhaps a stop at the local Brew Pub for a celebratory John A. drink! After an eventful day come alive in the spa. Chill out with a Fresh Fruit Smoothie Body Wrap, a stimulating Peppermint Scalp Treatment and Reviving Back Massage. Ahhhhh... Then it's off to the concert to enjoy an evening under the stars at " The John A. Macdonald Back From the Dead Concert Tour" - an entertaining look at Canadian history as seen through the eyes of the creator of Canada, Sir John A. Macdonald. Package Includes: -2 nights accommodation -Gourmet breakfast each day -Afternoon tea & cookies -2 open air theater tickets -"Back from the Dead" Spa treatments for two ....To die for!

Live at Lunch

Kingston's got a great lunch time tradition during the summer: live music. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays Confederation Park plays host to local musicians. Tomorrow afternoon the Tom Savage Trio will start at 12:30pm.

Big Band Fridays, sponsored by Four Points also start in July at the Market Square Amphitheater with Jazz, Dixie Swing and Country nights.

Mamma Mia Tomorrow

The first movie for Downtown Kingston's "Movies in the Square" plays tomorrow night at Springer Market Square. Mamma Mia will start around 9pm, bring a lawn chair.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Get Your Shots In

One of the many great entries for the Kingston Accommodation Partners Summer Photo Contest from June Cairns.

"It's the end of May, and the concrete arc has Fort Henry in the background. The boats are tethered waiting on the owners to explore Lake Ontario."

For more information on how to enter the photo contest click here

Movie Time!

Once again the summer movie selection has been announced for Movies in the Square. Always a great mix of family friendly movies and a few classics I can't wait to see again. Here is the list

June 25 - Hook
July 2 - The Goonies
July 16 - Mrs. Doubtfire
July 23 - Singin' in the Rain
July 20 - My Girl
August 6 - Rocky
August 13 - Contact
August 20 - Homeward Bound - The Incredible Journey (one of my childhood favourites!)
August 27 - The Aristocats
September 3 - A League of Their Own

If you could add another movie to this list what would it be?

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Summer Photo Contest is Now Open

Once again the Kingston Accommodation Partners want to see your great pics of Kingston... so send in some of your fun shots for the chance at some great prizes. All the details are here