Visiting Kingston

Things to Do

• Stronach Park and Family Fitness Trail, including a duck pond, gardens and picnic facilities
• Restaurants, fine motel accommodations, quality campground, churches, medical and financial services, a local RCMP detachment, shops, supermarkets, automotive centres and much more
• 18 hole Paragon Golf & Country Club
• Annapolis River Canoe and Kayak launch
• Recreational facilities, including tennis courts, basketball courts, beach volleyball, ball diamonds, arena and playgrounds
• Clairmont Provincial Park - open mid May to mid October
• Visitor Information and Interpretive Centre, open from mid May to September with Internet access and museum component
• Throw a frisbee around at Centennial Park or enjoy summer concerts at the bandstand
• 20 Minutes from the Bay of Fundy - home of the world's highest tides
• Visit McMaster Mill Historic Park or hike to Crystal Falls
• Visit nearby Oaklawn Farm Zoo with its traditional family farm-like setting, along with a mix of exotic animial species
• Shop at the Greenwood Mall
• Experience Greenwood's Military History at the nearby Greenwood Military Aviation Museum

How to Get Here and Get Around

From Halifax
140 km northwest on Highway 101

From Digby
90 km east on Highway 101

Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Enfield, NS
http://www.hiaa.ca/

Bay Ferries
Fundy Rose - Digby, NS to St. John, NB
Tel: (877) 762-7245
www.ferries.ca

Kings Transit Authority
Accessible Low Floor, Bicycle Racks, Wheelchair Entry Access Ramp
Tel: (902) 678-7310
Toll Free: (888) 546-4442
www.kingstransit.ns.ca

Trans County Transportation Society
Wheelchair Accessible
Tel: (902) 665-1212
Toll Free: (877) 305-7433 Ext. 7
www.tcts.ca

Places to Stay

Best Western Aurora Inn
Phone: (902) 765-3306
reservations@aurorainn.net
www.bestwestern.com/ca/aurorainn

Bramble Lane Farm & Cottage
Phone: (902) 765-6730
info@bramblelane.ca
www.bramblelane.ca

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp Resort
Phone: (902) 765-2830
fun@jellystonens.com
www.jellystonens.com

Kingston Annual Events

Kingston Steer BBQ and Village Fair
Held annually the second Friday evening and Saturday in July.  Friday evening activities incude live entertainment, delicious food, bounce kingdom and Sparky Fun Run.  Saturday begins at the Fire Hall with a Pancake Breakfast, grande street parade along Main St., whole steer taken off at noon at the arena grounds, craft fair, bingo, bounce kingdom etc and an adult dance in the evening.

Kingston Seniors Picnic
Held annually during the summer to celebrate Kingston's senior residents

Santa Comes to Kingston
Held the first Friday evening in December at the Credit Union Centre - 1490 Westwood Street.

Kingston New Years Eve Celebration
December 31st - evening family fun with fireworks!







 


 
     
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