Upcoming festivals
and events in Leeds
& Thousand Islands

We do love to get together and celebrate! From food festivals, live music and theatre, to annual festivals and more, be sure to check back ofter to see our upcoming events when planning your visit.

16 June, 2023 - 18 June, 2023

Save the date for the return of this fun Rockin' Weekend

24 June, 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm

Lansdowne Association for Revitalization, in concert with the Township of Leeds and Thousand Islands is excited to present the Sixth, sort of annual, Lansdowne Textiles Festival. There will be a variety of artists to show a wide spectrum of mediums such as spinning, weaving, quilting, rug making, needle arts and other mediums.

30 June, 2023 - 2 July, 2023

The Rotary Club of Gananoque and the Lions Club of Gananoque are excited to announce our
16th Annual 1000 Islands Family Ribfest!

4 July, 2023 - 6 August, 2023

One of the most beloved stories of all time! In 1938 Austria, an exuberant young governess brings music and joy back to a broken family, only to face danger and intrigue as the Nazis gain power. Featuring the cherished songs: “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “My Favourite Things”, “Do Re Mi”, “Sixteen Going on Seventeen”, and the title number, “The Sound of Music”.

9 July, 2023 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Save the Date! More information coming soon!

4 August, 2023 - 27 August, 2023

In 1905 New York, a seamstress specializing in exquisite corsets embarks on an unhappy marriage, leading her to realize that only her self-reliance will see her through life’s challenges. Inspired by the story of her real-life great-grandmother, Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Lynn Nottage’s work is considered among the best plays ever written (Independent UK).

18 August, 2023 - 18 September, 2023

Event Description: The jukebox musical that charts the romantic breakups of three women and the lively antics that ensue. Featuring ’60 girl group music like “Be My Baby,” “And Then He Kissed Me,” “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” and “Where Did Our Love Go?” the show’s soundtrack provides the perfect backdrop for their journey to happiness. Who knew getting dumped could be so much fun?

8 September, 2023 - 1 October, 2023

A star professor, wracked with self-loathing after a third divorce, catches himself admiring a student- a girl in a red coat. Turns out the nineteen-year old Annie is a huge fan of his work. This gripping new play turns the archetypal student-teacher romance on its head for the post-#MeToo era. Winner of the 2021 Governor General’s Award.

26 September, 2023 - 22 October, 2023

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical about a Dublin street musician who spends his days fixing vacuums and is nights playing music in local pubs. On the verge o giving up music altogether, he meets a woman who takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. An enchanting tale of love and loss, following dreams, and walking away.

2 November, 2023 - 19 November, 2023

When Jacob, a member of the ZAKA volunteer force in Israel, makes the split-second decision to treat a young woman instead of the soldier she may have killed, he must grapple with the political and moral fall out of his choice. Based on a real-life ZAKA member, this visceral new thriller will have you on the edge of your seat and leave you breathless.