The snow and wind may have you running for the hills (or your warm bed) but there’s still time to enjoy the holiday season before hibernation begins. Now that summer has faded and the cold weather has crept in, it’s the perfect time to explore a different, cozier side of Kingston. You’ll never find yourself bored if you take advantage of all that the city has to offer, so we have compiled some of the best winter activities to take advantage of while you can:
Open Mic Night At The Rose & Crown – December 13, 2017 | 8:30pm
Stop by this fabulously cozy British-themed pub and enjoy live music and the opportunity to get on stage yourself at their weekly open mic nights! Enjoy some amazing drinks and delicious food while you revel in the holiday atmosphere.
The Crushed Candy Affair Murder Mystery Dinner – December 9, 2017 | 6:30pm
Murder, mayhem, and Minos – oh my! Book your ticket today for the 3-course dinner at Minos Village Restaurant which includes an interactive show with some wacky characters. Make sure to keep your eye out for anything suspicious! A perfect family outing or staff holiday party.
Kingston Holiday Market – December 9, 2017 | 11:00am
Enjoy some yummy treats and apple cider while you browse through the endless throngs of talented local vendors who will be participating in the Kingston Holiday Market. Happening every weekend until December 23, this is your one-stop-shop for everything on your Christmas shopping list!
Trivia Afternoon At The Alibi – December 10, 2017 | 3:00pm
The Alibi will be hosting a super fun trivia afternoon complete with games, prizes, great music, and delectable food & drinks! Every Sunday you can bring a team or come alone and join a team, but be prepared to battle it out for bragging rights! They also have free giveaway throughout the game, what more could you ask for?!
Improbable Escapes – Open Tues-Sun | By Appointment Only
Test your luck and your quick thinking with one of the many escape rooms options that Improbable Escapes offers. This fast-paced activity is sure to bring a smile to everyone face – and coax out that competitive spirit. There are games suitable for all ages and skill levels, our personal favorite was definitely the horror-themed “Coroners Report”!
Paint Nite Kingston – Book Online
Show off your creativity and bond with friends in these incredible workshops! So many options to choose from so you will always be able to find a theme that suits you. Bring your masterpiece home at the end of the night and cherish the memories made while you were painting it.