Special Events 2018

Join Kingston 1000 Islands Cruises for over twenty guest performances and other events in 2018, from Jazz in May to Blues in August. Our 2018 season is filled with live music and special events in Kingston; we're looking forward to seeing you on board!

Mother's Day Lunch Cruise

Sunday, May 13th, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

A celebration for moms on the Island Queen.  Kids (ages 12 and under) join the lunch cruise for free on Mother's Day!

Sunday

May 13th

Jazz Divas Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, May 29th 2018

12:30pm & 6:30pm

Join Spencer Evans and his band for a tribute to jazz artists on the Island Star for a lunch and dinner cruise. 

Tuesday

May 29th

Mardi Gras Dinner Cruise

Thursday, June 5th, 2018

Lunch 12:30pm

Dinner 6:30pm

The sounds and scents of New Orleans music and cuisine come to the 1000 Islands featuring Jazz, Cajun, Zydeco and R&B with Spencer Evans.

Tuesday

June 5th

Wine Tasting Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Wednesdays in June 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Sample a selection of wines along with paired appetizers and a gourmet menu on Wednesdays in June.

Wednesday

June 6, 13, 20

The Bobby Show Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday June 12, 2018


12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Mike Myers presents the best of the crooners from the 1950`s and 1960`s, including your favourite hits from the famous `Bobbys`- Darin, Vee, Helms and more.

Tuesday

June 12th

Father's Day Lunch Cruise

Saturday, June 17th, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

Take Dad out on the river for the afternoon on the triple-deck paddlewheeler the Island Queen.  Kids (ages 12 and under) join the lunch cruise for free on Father's Day!

Sunday

June 17th

Down East Lobsterfest Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Maritime music and Atlantic lobster are on the menu for the best East Coast experience west of the great big sea.

Tuesday

June 19th

Get Rhythm - Johnny Cash & June Carter Cruise

Tuesday June 26th, 2018
12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Enjoy country classics with the renowned Cliff Edwards band in a rousing tribute to Johnny Cash and June Carter on the Island Star.

Tuesday

June 26th

River Revue Theatre Cruise- "Buddy Holly Show"

Wednesday, June 27th 2018

12:30pm Lunch

Lunch ruise to the 1000 Islands Playhouse for a live stage show 

Wednesday

June 27th

Canada Day Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Sunday, July 1st, 2018

Dinner: 6:30pm

There's no better place to enjoy Kingston's largest fireworks display than from the water. Take a sightseeing cruise or see the show with dinner.

Sunday

July 1st

Canadian Rock Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Spencer Evans celebrates Canada with a musical revue of Canadian rock artists. 

Tuesday

July 3rd

Wine Tasting Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Wednesdays in July 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Sample a selection of wines along with paired appetizers and a gourmet menu on Wednesdays in July.

Wednesday

July 4, 18, 25

River Revue Theatre Cruise- "Buddy Holly Show"

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

 

Lunch cruise to the 1000 Islands Playhouse for a live stage show 

Wednesday

July 11th

Sleeman and Waterloo Beer Tasting Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

6:30pm Dinner

Sleeman Brewery has been brewing its golden draught in Ontario since 1834, while Waterloo Brewing was established in 1984. Experience a sampling of their selections on a 1000 Islands Cruise on the Island Star. A different complementary glass of beer is paired with each dinner course.

Tuesday

July 17th

Remembering Hank & Patsy Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
12:30pm Lunch


6:30pm Dinner

Enjoy country classics with the renowned Cliff Edwards band in a rousing tribute to Hank Williams and Patsy Cline on the Island Star.

Tuesday

July 24th

Margaritaville and Beach Country Tribute Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner 

Kick back on the Island Star and let the versatile and talented Billy Bridger take you to the beach with a tribute to Jummy Buffet and the music of Margaritaville.

Tuesday

July 31st

Wine Tasting Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Wednesdays in August 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Sample a selection of wines along with paired appetizers and a gourmet menu on Wednesdays in July.

Wednesday

August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Beautiful Noise- Neil Diamond & Karen Carpenter Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday August 7th, 2018

Lunch 12:30pm

Dinner 6:30pm

A show filled with music you'll know and love: join Cliff Edwards and his guest vocalist for a musical revue of two pop icons.

Thursday

August 7th

Gospel Blues Dinner Cruise

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

12:30pm Lunch
6:30pm Dinner

An afternoon with the 'Man with the Velvet Voice' Harlem-raised Sam Hopkins and his band featuring gospel blues and lunch or dinner on the Island Star.

Thursday

August 23rd

The Beatles Tribute Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Tuesday August 28th, 2018
12:30pm Lunch

Tuesday August 28th, 2018
6:30pm Dinner

The River Cats band present the classic hits of the fab four and the British Invasion in a rocking musical review.

Tuesday

August 28th

Wine Tasting Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Wednesdays in September 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

Sample a selection of wines along with paired appetizers and a gourmet menu on Wednesdays in September.

Wednesday

September 5, 12, 19

Jack Thompson and the ToneKats Dinner Cruise

Friday, September 7th, 2018
6:30pm Dinner

Radio legend Jack Thompson presents the ToneKats, featuring classic rock and a tribute to Rock and Roll pioneer Buddy Holly.

Friday

Sept 7th

Kenny & Shania Tribute Lunch & Dinner Cruise

Enjoy country music classics with the renowned Cliff Edwards band in a rousing tribute to Shania Twain and Kenny Rogers on the Island Star

Tuesday

September 11th

How Sweet It Is- James Taylor, John Denver, Jimmy Buffet

Tuesday September 25, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

6:30pm Dinner

 

Celebrate the music of James Taylor, John Denver and Jimmy Buffet wth the Cliff Edwards band.

Tuesday

September 25th

River Revue Theatre Cruise- "Shirley Valentine"

Wednesday, June 26th, 2018

12:30pm Lunch

 

Lunch cruise to the 1000 Islands Playhouse for a live stage show.

Wednesday

September 26th