Kapuskasing has a multitude of events and activities throughout the year. The Kapuskasing Lumberjack Heritage Festival des bûcherons, Festival of Lights and the Festival de la St. Jean are the signature events that bring the community alive.
Tourism is an important industry in Kapuskasing. The community strives to infuse culture and adventure into everyday life. This four season destination permits locals and visitors alike to experience a variety of indoor and outdoor activities throughout the year such as: canoeing, skiing, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, hockey, skating, tennis, hiking, etc... Kapuskasing is able to provide all of the leisure services and activities expected of a metropolitain centre while retaining the abiltiy to offer convenience and low costs.
Here is a quick glance and what there is to do.... Browse and navigate our Visitor's section for more information.
Festivals and Events
Lumberjack Heritage Festival des bûcherons (last weekend in July)
Festival de la St. Jean (June)
Festival of Lights (mid-November to January)
Kapuskasing Winter Carnival (last weekend in February)
Kap River Walleye Tournament (August) - www.krwt.ca
Sport and Trade Show (May-bi-annual) - next Trade Show will be held May 11 & 12, 2012
Arts and Culture
Ron Morel Memorial Museum (open May to September)
Maurice Gaudreault Clay Sculpture Gallery (Welcome Centre)
Centre culturel régional de Loisirs
Kap River Outfitters
Guided hunting and fishing adventures
Fishing and hunting, cottages, outposts and camp sites
Boat and motor rentals, airplane tours
Rufus Lake Outfiters
Fishing and hunting, cottages and camp sites
Boat and motor rentals
Saganash Outpost Camp
Fishing and hunting, lodges and camp sites
Kapuskasing Golf Club