Kingsville's 46th Annual
Migration Festival
October 16, 17 & 18, 2015

CELEBRATING 150 years of Jack Miner and "THE ART OF MIGRATION"

Jack Miner

Opening Ceremonies

Lakeside Park Events

Festival Parade

Art & Photography Competitions


Children's Events

Other Events & Attractions


Local Links & Accommodations

Contact Us

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 Friday, October 16, 2015 through Sunday, October 18, 2015.

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.