Welcome to Downtown Kincardine
Voted as one of the best small towns in Canada, the city of Kincardine is big on charm and fun on the shores of Lake Huron. Experience some of the best vacation activities in the province of Ontario with a trip to Kincardine and a stay at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Governor's Inn, located on the corner of Durham Street and Ontario Province Route 21. We are only three minutes away by car from the historic downtown centre.
You're bound to fall in love with Kincardine's beautiful scenery and lake-side views. Enjoy days packed with festivals, swimming in the lake, exploring the Kincardine boardwalk, golfing, winery visits, and more. Don't miss a show at the historic Kincardine Theatre, exploring all that nature has to offer through Kincardine's multi-trail system, and heritage tours through Durham Market, Victoria Park, Harbour Street, and the Kincardine Centre for the Arts.
Be sure to be here for the Kincardine Scottish Pipe Band Parade, held on each Saturday during the summer without fail. Kincardine's main attraction, the Scottish Pipe Band Parade, honors its heritage with a walk down Queen Street and a stirring performance at Victoria Park. Always audience-friendly, the Pipe Band parade enchants the whole town with its sunset performances and letting the kids try out the instruments for fun.
Other notable events include the Kincardine Scottish Festival in early July, the Bluewater Summer Playhouse series, and the Artful Hands Kincardine in early August, where arts & crafts are up for sale to all visitors. Whatever time you visit, you are sure to have a great time in lovely and peaceful Kincardine.