King’s International Office organizes a variety of small and large group events focused on international student social, cultural and academic integration. The most popular events include Bridging Week Orientation, the Cultural Festival, the Halloween party, the Christmas party and more! 


Winter 2023: Calendar of Events

Please note that this schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances. All events are subject to provincial guidelines regarding the current COVID19 pandemic.


Winter Bridging

January 6 – 8
All Day
Orientation for incoming international students

Welcome Back Social

Friday, January 13
3 pm – 5 pm
Vitali Student Lounge

Welcome back to all new and returning international students – this is also a chance for new international students to meet their peers!

Lunar New Year Dinner

Friday, January 20th
6 pm – 8 pm
Vitali Student Lounge

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with a delicious dinner with peers

Winter Toronto Trip*

January 22nd
Limited spaces – registration required

All Day

Spend the day touring Toronto and end with a Raptors Game


Ice Skating

February 1st
Ice skating and hot chocolate at Victoria Park!

Hockey Night*

February 8th
6 PM – 9 PM
Limited spaces – registration required

Cheer on our London Knights by attending a Canadian favourite activity!


Cultural Performing Arts Festival

Wednesday, March 1
Kenny Theatre
Performances showcasing various cultural traditions including dancing, singing, & more.

Sugar Bush Tour

Thursday, March 16
12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
McLachlan Family Maple Syrup & Pancake House
Enjoy a guided tour, a demonstration of how maple syrup is made, a hayride through the sugar bush, and a meal of pancakes, sausages, and maple syrup.

Farewell Dinner

Friday, March 31
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Vitali Student Lounge
Celebrate the end of the school year and share your favourite memories over a delicious dinner.