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March 12, 2018


Zoning Issue Resolved!

Judge tosses injunction attempt...

The zoning issue has been resolved by the Court. We are good to go. See the home page for more details on the situation. Why a few Municipal Council members would seek to jeopardize a world famous tourist attraction is hard to figure but all is well that ends well. Season 14 of Canadian Guitar Festival will take place July 27 - 29, 2018.

For those who have been following this frankly bizarre situation, here is the third article by Craig Bakay, writing for Frontenac News. Craig's latest article documents the final Decision:

Judge Shoots Down Injunction

march 12, 2018


2018 Dates Confirmed

... bringing on the world's best

The Canadian Guitar Festival & Figerstyle Guitar Competition is now confirmed for the weekend of July 27 - 29, 2018. After all Del has gone through to make it happen, you may be sure that this year's line up will bring down the house! If you love the outdoors, camping on a pristine lake, or just want to sit back under the dome and enjoy the best fingerstyle guitar talent in the world, then circle your calendars, gather up the family and plan your summer holiday break! We will post the 2018 ticket pricing on the Tickets page very soon. Arrange to purchase online and save over the "at the gate" pricing. It does not get any easier or more convenient. Family friendly. Outstanding natural venue. The world's best music artists. Craft and specialty booths. Refreshment stands. And just minutes away from downtown Kingston. Oh - and did we mention a lobster dinner at cost? Mmmm ... lobster. See you at the lake!