Posts tagged ‘Entertainment’

1000 Islands Paintball

Do you want to let the steam off? Is the child in you alive and ready to play? Our Paintball Package is just for you!


It includes a full day of enormous paintball fun at Ground Zero Paintball, offering the safest playing experience possible! With over 200 acres of land, Ground Zero Paintball provides the most enjoyable playing experiences available in the area.


1000 Islands Paintball 2What you’ll receive at Ground Zero Paintball:

  • 500 paintballs
  • all day field admission
  • rental equipment

For details about Ground Zero visit their website (





The 1000 Islands Paintball package includes:

  • A non-smoking room (on the same level for your easy access)
  • Continental buffet breakfast
  • A meal voucher to a local restaurant (so that you can also experience the town during your stay)
  • A full day of enormous paintball fun at Ground Zero Paintball


The rates vary according to dates, room type and package inclusions. Visit our ONLINE RESERVATION SYSTEM ( get your rate; or call us Toll Free at 1-800-267-9497 and allow our friendly front desk staff to help you plan your 1000 Islands Getaway!


Please Note: there are no double discounts and packages must be reserved in advance to avoid disappointment. Packages are subject to availability of the attraction and hotel. Rates and Packages are subject to change without notice. There are no refunds for unused portions of packages.


Book your 1000 Islands Paintball package today and let the games begin!

The Big Hoot Spiel

63 games of curling, lunch and dinner Admission Details: $200.00 per team (4 people). Men’s curling spiel – 3 – 8end games Admission

Details: Free for spectators

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Pet Friendly: No

Event or Related Website:

Contact Name: Jayne Curtis

Contact Email: Contact Phone: 613-382-3281 Contact Organization: Gananoque Curling Club


Date :

from Friday, February 5, 2016 – 1000 islands- 7:00 am to Saturday, February 6, 2016 – 8:00 pm


Location event :

Gananoque Curling Club – 300 William St., South

1000 Islands Pirate Days 2015

pirate-days-captain-jack-sparrow-2Take a step back in time at the Gananoque Pirate Festival. Visit the Pirate Village with live music, tarot card readers, wood carvers, a blacksmith, potters, a tall ship manned with pirates, cannons and guns! KIDS ZONE and of course no Pirate Festival would be complete without the notorious Captain Jack! We would never forget the big kids so come out and test your skills on the tippy ladder, cool off on the giant water slide or listen to great music on the waterfront mainstage.

July 10th – July 12th at Noon – Grog Contest: Visit participating outlets to and be sure to purchase a tasty grog concocted by their devious pirate staff! Be sure to fill out a ballot for your tasty treat and see who will win the Infamous Best Grog Award!


7:30 pm – Pirate parade (meet at the Gananoque Recreation Centre by 7 pm for line-up)

7:30 pm to 10:30 pm – KIDS ZONE – games, crafts, obstacle course and more

8:15 pm – Hairband doing 70’s funk

9:30 pm – Thriller Canada doing the best of the Jacksons and Michael Jackson

11:00 pm – Village Closes


10:00 am: Waterfront Family breakfast with Captain Jack

10:30 am to 7 pm – KIDS ZONE

11:00 am – Capt’n Tor and the Naer-Do-Well-Cads on Kid’s Stage

12:30 PM  Dolce Vita

12:30 – 3:00 pm: Kingston Fencing demonstrations.

2:00 PM: Bellyflop Contest

3:00 – Captain Tor and the N’aer De Well Cads

4:30 pm – Dolce Vita

7:00 pm – Pirate Waterfront Dinner with host Captain Jack. Must be 19 or older $35 per person. (For tickets call: 613-381-8427)

8:00 pm – Jolly Rogers doing dance rock.

9:30: Crush doing the best of Bon Jovi

2015 Season Opening at the Arthur Child Heritage Museum




from Saturday, May 2, 2015 – 10:00am to Saturday, October 31, 2015 – 4:00pm

Location: 125 Water Street, Gananoque, Ontario

The refurbishing of our Museum is complete and we are ready to launch a new season with a new Seasonal Exhibit “Back in the Day:

Dated Technologies” and a new Permanent second floor Exhibit, “Plying the River”. Open daily from 10 am until October 31st Admission Details: Admission by Donations. For information on fully guided, group tours please contact the Museum.

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Contact Name: Linda Mainse
Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 613-382-2535
Contact Organization: Arthur Child Heritage

Pianist Performs at Thousand Islands Playhouse

Internationally-renowned pianist performs at Thousand Islands Playhouse

Gilles Vonsattel PianistSwiss-born pianist, Gilles Vonsattel, performs August 31 as part of the Tuesday Night classical music series at Thousand Islands Playhouse.

Vonsattel won the Walter W. Naumburg Foundation’s 2002 International Piano Competition, made his Lincoln Center debut that year at Alice Tully Hall, and has appeared as a soloist with the Utah Symphony, Naples Philharmonic, Grand Rapids Symphony, National Symphony of Ireland, the Boston Pops, and the Orchestre de Chambre de Genève. With repertoire that ranges from Bach’s Art of the Fugue to Xenakis, Mr. Vonsattel is an artist of uncommon breadth equally at home in solo and chamber music.

This is the fourth and final performance in the popular Tuesday Night Series, which brings together noted CBC radio personality Eric Friesen in conversation with great musicians
performing first rate classical music at the Springer Theatre at the Thousand Islands Playhouse.

Springer Theatre – August 31, 2010 8 pm – Tickets: $40

For more information and how to buy tickets visit:

Laugh Your Socks Off!

If you have not had the chance to go see Billy Bridger at The Gananoque Inn this summer, you still have the month of August!

Come see Billy Bridger August 5th, 12th, 19th or 26th at The Gananoque Inn from 8-11pm! (Thursdays) Click Here to download the Billy Bridger Flyer.

Billy Bridger

Hope you enjoy the show!

Thousand Islands Playhouse – Master Harold & the Boys

Thousand Islands Playhouse Gananoque“Master Harold”… & the Boys
By Athol Fugard

Firehall Theatre
July 22th – August 21st

Directed by Nigel Shawn Williams
Set & Costume Design by Shawn Kerwin
Lighting Design by Adair Redish

Hally, a white South African, is torn between his bigoted biological father’s expectations of him and those of his surrogate fathers, Sam and Willy, two black waiters who work in his mother’s café.

Athol Fugard’s award-winning play is both funny and devastating in its portrayal of black-white relationships during the apartheid regime.

Tues – Sun @ 8PM
Matinees on Fri & Sat @ 2:30PM


Toll Free: 1.866.382.7020
Local: 613.382.7020

In Person: Box Office opens daily at 11AM:

Thousand Islands Playhouse
690 Charles Street South
Gananoque, ON

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