Dive into the World of Books at the Kingston Symphony Volunteers Book Fair!
Literary enthusiasts, mark your diaries! A literary extravaganza is about to hit Kingston like never before. Yes, the much-awaited and cherished Kingston Symphony Volunteers Book Fair is back. And if you’re thinking it’s just another book fair, you’re in for a delightful surprise.
When? From September 7th to September 17th, 2023.
Where? The treasure trove of Kingston – the Kingston Symphony Warehouse located at 785 Sir John A. Macdonald Boulevard, Unit 7A.
The excitement begins on the evening of September 7th. Want to get your hands on the best picks before anyone else? The Early Bird tickets, priced at a mere $20, will let you have an exclusive look from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. But hurry! Only 50 of these golden tickets are available and can be snagged RIGHT HERE. Missed the early bird slot? Worry not, the gala opens for everyone at 4:30 p.m. with a minimal entrance fee of $5. And if you can’t make it on the opening night, entrance for all the other days is absolutely free.
Delve into a vast universe of books, carefully curated and quality checked by dedicated volunteers. This year’s edition is glistening with special additions. A gigantic sci-fi and fantasy section promises to take you to otherworldly adventures. And the highlight? A treasure of $2 books awaits, encompassing everything from pocketbooks and vintage fiction to captivating mysteries and classic editions.
Tom Pynn, the co-chair of the Book Fair, shares his enthusiasm, “Beyond the incredible array of mysteries, fiction, and Canadiana, this year we’re thrilled to showcase a remarkable collection of classic sci-fi, fantasy, and horror. The number of books on offer is simply unprecedented.”
The Kingston Symphony Volunteers Book Fair isn’t merely an event, it’s an experience. Whether you’re a bibliophile, a casual reader, or just looking for an exciting way to spend your day, this is the place to be. Dive deep into the world of words and stories, and who knows, you might just find a book that changes your life. So, Kingston, are you ready to embark on a literary adventure?
Dates and times for Book Fair:
Thursday, September 7 – 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday, September 8 – 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, September 9 – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sunday, September 10 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Monday, September 11 to Friday, September 15 – 4 – 7 p.m.
Saturday, September 16 – 10 a.m – 3 p.m.
Sunday, Sept.17 – 10 a.m.-2 p.m.