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A new school year

Always our favourite season at the FCI, the autumn. Apples, freshly sharpened pencils, and the beginning of the changing of the leaves. Bliss. Good luck to all the students on their new academic year (and the parents for smiling bravely at all of the big changes!).

What a summer in Kingston!

….it flew by……………. We had a very busy summer here at the Inn. Our occupancy rate was great and we welcomed guests from all over the world. A special shout out to our American neighbours! Although hot & humid for may of the days, we all managed to find a[…]

NEW Attraction 2016: Kingston Food Tours

Summer is here! And there is lots to do and enjoy in Kingston. Let’s start with “Kingston Food Tours”. Take a guided stroll through historical downtown Kingston as part of an intimate group led by our friends, Heather & Daniel who will help you to discover Canada’s first capital city[…]

NEW Attraction 2016: ‘Kingston Pen’ TOURS

The City of Kingston, Federal & Provincial partners and local community organizations are pleased to announce that the Kingston ‘Pen’ Penitentiary, Canada’s oldest maximum security prison, closed to the public for 180 years, has opened for guided tours. The unique guided tours provide an up-close look at Kingston Pen, an amazing[…]

Art After Dark on Friday May 27 at the FCI

We are delighted to be participating in Art After Dark again! Join us Friday, May 27, 2016 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.  Galleries in Downtown Kingston will be opening their doors.  Join us for this free event and see the best art Kingston has to offer. Don’t forget to enter to win a $500 Downtown Kingston art[…]

Graduation

Congratulations to all the of this years graduates! And parents, families and friends that are so proud of them. We love that you have chosen to spend this special time and stay here at the Inn. We love being part of your festivities. We do our best to accommodate all[…]

Ruthie Foster at the Grand – April 22, 2016

The amazing Ruthie Foster is playing in Kingston this Friday at the Grand! Hopefully you scored some tickets! More about Ruthie: Those who have followed Ruthie Foster’s eclectic musical history know that she can burn down any stage with her combustible blend of soul, blues, rock, folk and gospel. Foster’s[…]

Extraordinary! Kingston gets its third Rembrandt

Did you know that Kingston now has exactly half of all Rembrandt pictures in all Canadian collections? Queen’s University Principal Daniel Woolf announced before Christmas that philanthropists and collectors Alfred and Isabel Bader have donated Rembrandt’s Portrait of a Man with Arms Akimbo (1658) to the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.[…]

Brrr……………winter has definitely arrived!

It is snowy and Kingston is looking beautiful……..a true winter wonderland. This past weekend, Feb Fest 2016 was a great success. Events located in our historic downtown over three days, drew a lot of community residents and many from surrounding areas, tourists and foodies who love to sample Feb Fest[…]