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THE TRAGICALLY HIP TRIBUTE BANNER UNVEILED

September 08, 2017

Rogers K-Rock Centre is proud to announce the venue now features a permanent tribute honouring The Tragically Hip. A specially designed  32′ foot long banner has been installed above the seating area acknowledging Kingston’s hometown heroes and the band’s most recent performance. That occurred on August 20th, 2016 when the nation tuned in to watch […]

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Rogers K-Rock Centre Receives Worldwide Recognition From Pollstar Magazine

January 16, 2017

Kingston, ON –   The SMG Canada managed Rogers K-Rock Centre has once again been recognized by Pollstar Magazine as one of Canada’s premier venues.  The magazine released their Year End Worldwide Ticket Sales “Top 200 Arenas” on January 9th, ranking the Rogers K-Rock Centre first in Canadian venues under 7,000 seats, for total worldwide ticket […]

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2016 Royal Society Gala Dinner

November 28, 2016

Royal Society of Canada Gala Dinner 2016 The Royal Society of Canada hosted their Annual General Meeting in Kingston in November of 2016 and capped off the event with a beautiful gala dinner at the Rogers K-Rock Centre on Saturday. The Royal Society of Canada is well-known for its celebration of the Academics of Arts, […]

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The Tragically Hip – Event Advisory

August 17, 2016

EVENT ADVISORY THE TRAGICALLY HIP ROGERS K-ROCK CENTRE – KINGSTON, ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 20TH, 2016 DAY OF SHOW SCHEDULE: BOX OFFICE OPEN FOR WILL-CALL PICK-UP: 9:00AM ROGERS K-ROCK CENTRE DOORS OPEN:          6:30PM* THE TRAGICALLY HIP: 8:30PM SHARP   *** Please note ticket holders are encouraged to enter the building as early […]

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Distributed Antenna System (DAS) To Be Installed At Rogers K-Rock Centre

May 16, 2016

SMG Canada in partnership with the City of Kingston, and Rogers Communications Inc. has begun installation of a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) for the Rogers K-Rock Centre. All equipment is on-site with full installation to occur throughout the week.        Rogers is expanding its mobile Internet coverage at Rogers K-Rock Centre by utilizing […]

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Box Office Procedural UPDATE

January 19, 2016

TICKETS FOR EVENTS OTHER THAN KINGSTON FRONTENACS WILL BE AVAILABLE ONLY ON-LINE AND BY PHONE ON FIRST DAY OF SALES   Rogers K-Rock Centre fans will find a new box office policy in effect for all upcoming concert and entertainment events.  Going forward, tickets will only be available for purchase online and by phone on […]

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Rogers K-Rock Centre named “Must-play Venue” by Amplify Magazine

December 15, 2015

Earlier this year, Amplify launched “Standing Room Only”, connecting North America’s top-grossing facilities with their large readership of agents, promoters and managers. “Great venues come in all shapes and sizes — the best venues stand out for their professionalism, commitment to high-end production and engagement with their loyal customers. Great facilities know how to curate […]

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Crystal Ball Gala 2015

October 26, 2015

Rogers K-Rock Centre was proud to host another Crystal Ball Gala in support of Limestone Learning Foundation on Saturday, October 24th. Over the span of two days, our arena was transformed into Kingston’s most glamorous event venue, with every detail designed to match the theme and aesthetics of the event. Staff and volunteers worked diligently […]

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Rogers K-Rock Centre named 2015 Venue of the year under 8000 seats!

May 08, 2015

For the fourth year in a row, and sixth time in the last seven years, the Rogers K-Rock Centre has once again been voted Canadian Venue of the Year under 8,000 seats at the 2015 Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards. “It’s hard to express how proud I am of this achievement for all of […]

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