Kick-Off Student Success Week with some Summer Fun!

Condors, you’ve made it halfway through the semester! Do you know what that means? It’s time to relax, enjoy the sun, and most importantly have fun!!

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To help you kick off Student Success Week, here are some fun summer activities to get you started: 


Victoria Park

If you’re looking for a place to take a walk, have a picnic or just enjoy nature, Victoria Park is a great place for you!

Take a walk around the lake, crossing over numerous bridges or find the largest park trees and set up a picnic blanket underneath to enjoy lunch or good book! Victoria Park also hosts many fun summer events such as Ribfest, Kitchener Blues Festival, or Cruising on King Street, so be sure to check out their events calendar!


Chicopee Summer Resort

If you’re looking to stay active during student success week, Chicopee’s summer resort offers:

  • Bike trails for mountain bike enthusiasts
  • An 18-hole disc golf course for fans of disc golf
  • Olympic regulation beach volleyball courts, and tennis courts!

Enjoy some outdoor summer fun as the weather heats up!


St. Jacobs Farmers Market

There is nothing like going to the farmer’s market on a beautiful morning!

If you’re looking for local and fresh food from a variety of different cuisines, be sure to check out St. Jacob’s Farmers Market. They have many vendors catering to food and drink, fruits and veggies, and bakery and confections! This market also has floral and garden vendors if you are into gardening, herbs, or flowers. It also has a variety of different clothing vendors and more!   


Come Together Condors

In celebration of Canadians everywhere and the upcoming long weekend, students can join CSI on the patio at the Venue for an afternoon of music, trivia, yard games and MORE!

The celebration beings at 12PM and ends at 4PM, no tickets are necessary as the event is strictly drop-in. We hope to see you there! 


Descendants Beer and Beverage Co Ltd.

If you’re looking for a place to catch up with friends, enjoy a game night, and snack on delicious food and beverages check out Descendants Beer and Beverage Co Ltd. downtown Kitchener.

Their Biergarten is open for the 2022 season, and they’ve added a street view patio! They host fun game nights throughout the week such as trivial dispute and musical bingo.