Another great WritersFest in Kingston has come to a close. It was a brilliant success and we are so pleased to have donated again to this always great event. Bravo to the organizers and the readers! See you next year!
From the Blog
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!).
….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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
Happy birthday to Susan Shaw! The lovely co-leader at the FCI. Lots of love from the staff xxo
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.[…]