Wintertide Festival

November 25th, 2023 will be the second Wintertide Festival at the Historic Kingston Waterfront. Head downtown to kick off the holiday season with a full day of neighborhood festivities, free offerings, sales, and activities for the whole family. Live music will accompany the annual tree lighting at dusk.  Click here for details!

Night Market

The Kingston Waterfront Business Association is thrilled to announce that the Night Market has returned to downtown Kingston after a 5 year hiatus.

Every 4th Saturday from May till September, shops and restaurants will be open from 6-8pm for neighborhood-wide festivities, including live music, pop-up vendors, outdoor dining, special menus, store discounts, and more!

We will be kicking off the season on May 27th with a fantastic line-up of activities courtesy of our local businesses.

Late shopping, food, music, sales and more. 

4th Saturdays – 6-8pm

2023 Night Market Schedule:

5/27 | 6/24 | 7/22 | 8/26 | 9/23

The Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby

The Kingston Artist Soapbox Derby, now celebrating 28 years, is a parade of non-motorized kinetic sculptures capable of rolling down lower Broadway in Kingston. It is an event that brings professional artists, the creatively inclined, families and friends together to show off their wild, wacky, and original soapbox creations.

Join us for the 28th running of the Kingston Artists Soapbox Derby on Sunday August 20, 2023 at 1PM.

Registration opens at 11 am at the corner of Spring and Broadway.

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Farmer’s Market

From farm-fresh produce to handmade crafts, artisanal treats to unique creations, there’s something to delight every taste and interest. Support our local vendors and be part of the thriving Kingston community.

The Waterfront Farmer’s Market happens every Sunday at T.R. Gallo park.

More info at

Applications for vendors are now open – please email

Fourth of July

Waterfront outdoor dining and live music kick off the annual Fourth of July celebration – visitors to the waterfront can sit back and enjoy our locally-sponsored fireworks!

Parking and shuttles will be available.