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Pumpkinferno lights up Upper Canada Village Again This Fall
September 14, 2020
Pumpkinferno lights up Upper Canada Village Again This Fall

Every fall, Upper Canada Village transforms into an enchanted wonderland with over 7,000 handcrafted glowing pumpkins. This year, Pumpkinferno is getting ready to captivate guests once again. Starting Friday, September 25th, the creative and artistic event launches and will be open until October 31, 2020.

Fort Fright Haunted Attraction is Back This Fall
September 14, 2020
Fort Fright Haunted Attraction is Back This Fall

Good news fright fans! Your favourite Kingston haunted attraction Fort Fright is back for the 2020 season at Fort Henry National Historic Site. In its 13th year of operation, prepare to be spooked with our brand new theme of “darkness.”

Local Partnership Leads to Vibrant Waterfront Development Plan
August 20, 2020
Local Partnership Leads to Vibrant Waterfront Development Plan

St. Lawrence Parks Commission is excited to announce its partnership with the Township of South Stormont as the visionary new waterfront development plan is now one step closer to reality. It will provide greater waterfront access to the local community, boost quality of life for the residents of South Stormont and further enhance the economic impact across the region.

Kingston Pen Tours to Welcome Back Guests
July 16, 2020
Kingston Pen Tours to Welcome Back Guests

St. Lawrence Parks Commission in partnership with Correctional Service of Canada is pleased to announce the official reopening of Kingston Pen Tours for its fifth season beginning Thursday, July 23 for guided tours.

Golf Course, Marina, Select Campgrounds, & Day-Use Facilities Now Open
July 8, 2020
Golf Course, Marina, Select Campgrounds, & Day-Use Facilities Now Open

As part of a phased reopening, St. Lawrence Parks Commission has opened more of its sites.

Fort Henry & Upper Canada Village Set to Welcome Back Visitors
June 25, 2020
Fort Henry & Upper Canada Village Set to Welcome Back Visitors

As part of a phased reopening, St. Lawrence Parks Commission is pleased to announce the opening of its historic sites, Fort Henry in Kingston, Ontario and Upper Canada Village in Morrisburg, Ontario beginning Wednesday, July 1st.

Great Impact on Local South Eastern Ontario Community
January 15, 2020
Great Impact on Local South Eastern Ontario Community

Upper Canada Village’s award-winning winter lights festival, Alight at Night, welcomed an impressive 39,097 in visitors, which is above the festivals average annual attendance by over 16% in its 19th remarkable season. The Tourism Regional Economic Impact Model estimates a regional economic benefit of $4.3 million this year for the Stormont Dundas and Glengarry area; an extremely positive impact for the local community.

Good News at the End of the Tunnel
December 11, 2019
Good News at the End of the Tunnel

The Honourable Bob Runciman, Chair of the St. Lawrence Parks Commission (SLPC), is announcing today that SLPC will engage in discussions with a local community group whose proposal is to keep the train in its current location.

Eastern Ontario's Biggest Winter Light Festival Opens at Upper Canada Village November 29, 2019
November 21, 2019
Eastern Ontario's Biggest Winter Light Festival Opens at Upper Canada Village November 29, 2019

The Alight at Night festival, one of Ontario's premiere winter events at historic Upper Canada Village opens on November 29, 2019.  A million lights transform this 60-acre heritage site into a magical winter wonderland that you can explore by foot, horse-drawn wagon or romantic carriage ride.

Fort Fright, New Scares Take Over Fort Henry
September 23, 2019
Fort Fright, New Scares Take Over Fort Henry

Fort Henry is transforming into its fall season and will open for Fort Fright on Friday, October 4. For its 12th year, new scares will horrify visitors as they step into the dark, murky dry-ditch of Fort Henry. This year admission includes Fort Fright scares, Coffin Ride, a Haunted Carnival and experiences from Haunted Walks, Improbable Escapes and more!

St. Lawrence Parks Commission

13740 County Road 2
Morrisburg, ON, K0C 1X0
Tel: 1-800-437-2233 or 613-543-4328
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