2022 Events

Event Calendar

Trail Day - June 4 - FREE (but donations gratefully accepted) 11:00 am - 3 PM

Saint John River Day - June 24th/FREE (but donations gratefully accepted) 11:55 AM - 3 PM

Meet us at the Saint James Church at 3365 NB-845, Long Reach, NB E5S 1W7, at 11 55 AM, where we will ring the church bells to celebrate Saint John River Day. After, join us the Cedars Lighthouse for a picnic.

Historic Places Days- July 9th launch

Get and give by entering the #historicplacesdays contest for a chance to win $1000 for yourself and an additional $1000 for a historic site! From July 3rd to July 31st, join the Historic Places Day Organization and us in celebrating and sharing historic community sites by taking a selfie with your favourite historic site(s) and posting it on social media with #historicplacesdays. Be sure to tag the historic place, tag and follow @nationalstrustca, and post one selfie per day, to be entered into a random draw to win $1000 for yourself and $1000 for the historic site.

1810 Carter House and the John Fisher Memorial Museum are open for the season July 5th to September 3rd

From July 5th to September 3rd, join Kingston Peninsula Heritage for tea and treats at 1810 Carter House. Food service is from Tuesday to Saturday, 10 AM to 3 PM; Book your table today by calling (506) 832 2902 or by messaging us through our Facebook. After tea, go over to the John Fisher Memorial Museum to see our new exhibit Cemetery Tales. The museum is open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 AM to 4 PM during July and August.

Driving Tour- All Summer!

Enjoy winding country roads, stunning river views, and our community's finest historical architecture on the Kingston Peninsula Built Heritage Driving Tour! This circuit, including 23 of our best-preserved historical landmarks and buildings, makes for an amazing self-guided and socially distanced activity for the summer. the driving tour map is currently available on our website here and printed copies of the map, which are currently available at the JFM Museum.

Make sure to keep an eye on our Built Heritage webpage for updates concerning our upcoming audio tour to accompany your drive with vivid descriptions of the sites and their history!

Charlotte's High Tea - August 15th

Join Kingston Peninsula Heritage for a night of fun and memory as we celebrate the legacy of longtime Peninsula Heritage member Charlotte Fullerton. Sample different types of tea, perfectly paired with an array of desserts and delicacies. Seating is limited. There will be indoor and outdoor seating available. Please reserve your spot today by calling us at (506) 832 2902 or messaging us through Facebook.