Things to Do

  • Stronach Park and Family Fitness Trail, including a duck pond, gardens and picnic facilities
  • Walk, bicycle, ATV or snowmobile on the old rail bed multi-use trail through the Village and beyond
  • Restaurants, fine motel accommodations, quality campground, churches, medical and financial services, RCMP detachment, shops, supermarkets, liquor store, automotive centres and much more
  • 18 hole Paragon Golf & Country Club
  • Annapolis River Canoe and Kayak launch on Bridge St
  • Recreational facilities, including tennis courts, basketball courts, beach volleyball, ball diamonds, arena and playgrounds
  • Clairmont Provincial Park - open mid May to mid October
  • 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
  • Annapolis Valley Regional Library - Kingston Branch - 671 Main St. Kingston
  • Visit McMaster Mill Historic Park with interpretive panels, trails and a viewing platform over the gorge then hike to Crystal Falls
  • Visit nearby Oaklawn Farm Zoo with its traditional family farm-like setting, along with a mix of exotic animal species
  • Shop at the Greenwood Mall
  • Experience Greenwood's Military History at the nearby Greenwood Military Aviation Museum
  • Visit the Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum in Middleton

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

Kings Transit Authority
  • Accessible Low Floor, Bicycle Racks, Wheelchair Entry Access Ramp
  • Tel: 902-678-7310
  • Toll Free: 888-546-4442

Trans County Transportation Society
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Tel: 902-665-1212
  • Toll Free: 877-305-7433 Ext. 7

Places to Stay

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!