|On June 10 from 11 a.m to 4 p.m., join in the celebration of the completion of the K&P Trail. This project includes adding 6.4 kilometres of trail to the K&P Trail that leads from Douglas Fluhrer Park to Binnington Court with 2.9 kilometres on road and 3.5 kilometres off road.
Ribbon Cutting – 11 a.m.
Dedication of a park bench to Douglas Knapp
K&P Ballad sung by Roger James
Vendors will be set up along the trail beginning in Douglas Fluhrer Park. Pick up a ballot at the City of Kingston information table and enter to win prizes. Utilities Kingston Water Buggy will be in Douglas Fluhrer Park.
The City will provide complimentary hot dogs and drinks to the first 200 attendees.
Learn about turtles, make a craft or learn about the history of the K&P Railway.
Fill in a ballot for a chance to win a Wellness Pass offering full use of the facilities and drop-in fitness and aqua fit classes at both the INVISTA Centre and the Artillery Park Aquatic Centre.
There will be hands-on rowing demos with Kingston Rowing Club. Try the erg machines, chat with the Queen’s Rowing Team, tour of the club’s boathouse and hear the stories of the club’s Olympians and 40-year history in Kingston.
Ahoy Rentals will be set up in Douglas Fluhrer Park with 10 bicycles available for FREE of charge to bike the new section of the K&P Trail. Due to anticipated demand the time for rental will be limited to a 2 hour period for each person and bikes will be available first-come, first-serve.
Or learn how to start urban poling with Fit to the Core Urban Poling – master trainer Kari Galasso will guide you through some short demos.
Learn about the K & P Trail.