Things to Do

Between the many great attractions and activities, and the amazing accommodations in the area, you won't want to leave! Don't forget to visit our Visitor Information Center if you have any more questions! (open from May to September)


Stronach Park and Family Fitness Trail
Includes a duck pond, gardens and picnic facilities.

18 hole Paragon Golf & Country Club

Clairmont Provincial Park
open mid May to mid October

Oaklawn Farm Zoo
Traditional family farm-like setting, along with a mix of exotic animial species

Annapolis River Canoe and Kayak launch

Centennial Park
Throw a frisbee around or enjoy summer concerts at the bandstand

Bay of Fundy
20 Minutes from the home of the world's highest tides!

14 Wing Greenwood
Experience Greenwood's Military History at the nearby Greenwood Military Aviation Museum

How to Get Here

From Halifax
140 km northwest on Highway 101

From Digby
90 km east on Highway 101

Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Enfield, NS

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

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

Best Western Aurora Inn
Phone: (902) 765-3306

Bramble Lane Farm & Cottage
Phone: (902) 765-6730

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp Resort
Phone: (902) 765-2830

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!

The Village of Kingston • 671 Main Street, PO Box 254 • Kingston, NS, B0P 1R0       P: 902-765-2800 • F:902-765-0807