NOTE SCHEDULE CHANGE: Please note that the Opening Ceremonies
will be held on Saturday at 12 noon after the Parade in
the Kingsville District High School Gymnasium. There will be
no programming on Friday Night.
Kingsville invites you to its 45th Annual Migration Festival traditionally held on
the third weekend of each October. This year's festivities commence on Saturday, October 18, 2014 and
Sunday, October 19, 2014.
The Kingsville Migration Festival celebrates migration, heritage and conservation in
Kingsville, Ontario. You are
invited to join its residents in their quaint historical atmosphere to celebrate the legacy of its'
most famous descendant, Jack Miner, whose conservation work with the Canada Goose and other waterfowl
and winged creatures is internationally acclaimed. The theme for is the
"Art of Migration". Enjoy our woodcarving, fine art and fine photography shows.
Vote for People's Choice Awards for each. See live raptors, sled dogs, retriever
show and more. Bring your children to the parade then OPP pumpkin carving and
meet Carol the Clown. Enjoy entertainment and food. Buy local specialty goods
at the Marketplace.
The Town of Kingsville
is located on the north shore of Lake Erie, approximately forty minutes by car
southeast of the Windsor/Detroit border. Kingsville's population is approximately 21,000.
Join us at Event locations throughout Kingsville with main events at Lakeside
Park and Kingsville District High School. Plan your itinerary to see everything!
Enjoy Kingsville's hospitality by staying overnight, eating at our restaurants,
shopping and enjoying our wineries. Visit our Ecotourism spots.
The website is regularly updated so check back
for more information!!
Volunteers play an important role for the Migration Festival. This community
event happens every year because of dedicated volunteers like you. If you want
to get involved then call our Volunteer organizer, Tara Brown at 519-996-8187.