Frontenac Five

Five of this month's amazing events and destinations to get out to! We hope you'll share your adventure and we're keeping an eye out for photos tagged with #inFrontenac on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram


Decorated paddles along the Rideau shoreline

Art Festival at Doner Studio

The Art festival at Doner Studio is a stunning outdoor showcase of artist from all over. This year there will be over 50 artist along the Rideau shoreline with a food truck and live music. A great outing for anyone looking for a relaxing time and wanting to see fantastic pieces of artwork in the great outdoors.

Saturday, Sunday June 1, 2
At Doner Studio, 1439 Washburn Road: get the Google Map

Band singing on a stage at last years Wolfe Island Garden Party

A week of music, agriculture and art. The 3rd annual Wolfe Island Garden Party is a fantastic way to kick back, relax, listen to some terrific tunes and take in the beauitiful scenery that the Island has to offer. Weekend passes are $20 or pay what you can. Children's admission is free. Leave your car in Kingston and take the ferry by foot. Check the Wolfe Island Records Facebook page for performance schedules, pop-up art and all other updates. 

Dates: June 10-16
In Marysville, Wolfe Island: get the Google Map

Group Yoga session outdoors

The 6th annual Groove Gathering is an amazing weekend of yoga, meditating, good vibes, community and music. If you are a massive yogi or just getting started into the groove this is an unmissable opportunity. Lead by internally reowneded movement educators and musicians, (such as Craig Cardiff) this is something to be part of. All bodies welcome. Day passes and full weekend tickets can be found on their site. 

June 14-16
At 3565 Stage Coach Road, Sydenham: get the Google Map

Photo Credit: Amanda Urbanski

a variety of Artisan Cheese on a board with a black background

Curds & Cooks

Back Forty Artisan Cheese will be hosting their 4th annual summer festival, Curds & Cooks. Come relax by the Mississippi River and taste delicious cheeses, local foods, drinks and live music. Many community members will be there to show off a diverse variety of talent and local products from across the region. In addition, Frontenac Outfitters will be letting people test out their kayaks, canoes and standup paddleboards on the river. This is a jammed packed summer festival you won't want to miss.

Date: June 29 10AM-4PM
At Back Forty Artisan Cheese, 1406 Gulley Road, Mississippi Station: get the Google Map

 Couple biking along the road along the Railway Heritage Museum

Railway Heritage Park Opening Day

Come out to the grand summer opening of the Railway Heritage Park, in Sharbot Lake. Starting at 11am there will be a lively performance by Sunshine Soul followed by demonstrations of railroad tracklying tools and museum tours untill 3PM. Hosted by the Central Frontenac Railway Heritage Society.

Date: June 29 11AM-3PM
At Railway Heritage Park, intersection of Cannon Road and Elizabeth Road, Sharbot lake: get the Google Map

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