Thank you for that night in Kingston

The Tragically Hip’s Aug. 20, 2016, concert and live-streaming event in Kingston struck a beautiful chord with more than 11 million Canadians and Hip fans around the world.
Here is a sampling of some of the feelings expressed at #HipinKingston following this remarkable event:

The Tragically Hip: Thank you, thank you, thank you music lovers! #ManMachinePoemTour #HipInKingston #cbcthehip pic.twitter.com/eDpEhDm8ld

Olivia McDonald: When an entire nation comes together for one final encore, that's what I call pride. #HipInKingston #WheatKings

Ken Wilcox: Goddamn that was fun. Apologies for the earnestness, but I'm proud of Gord, and I'm proud of my hometown. #HipInKingston

Jessica Robichaud: Thank you Gord, for everything. Fully completely. #ingordwetrust #HipInKingston #tragicallyhip #HipDay #TheHip pic.twitter.com/jvK3jEnTKG

RTDotTweets: Not sure if it's even possible to pick my favourite #HipInKingston song. This one is up there > youtu.be/XxY7IHTcqH8?li…- #tragicallyhip #CBC

E Gregory: @thehipdotcom Nothing but huge love your way! Thank you for being such great Canadians :) #ManMachinePoemTour #HipInKingston #cbcthehip

Terri Manko: Nothing more beautiful than what I just experienced in Kingston. So proud. @thehipdotcom @tthbaker @cityofkingston

Daryn: @thehipdotcom thank you for your passion of music and lyrics! But most of all, thank-you for your courage! #GordDownie #HipInKingston

Lyrical Lessons: Will wait with hope, we all will. #downiedivinity #HipInKingston pic.twitter.com/K0rymVhPUB

Nadine Naughton: A beautiful tribute to a remarkable band #HipInKingston @Mr_Graham61 @TammyRenyard @sheffer61 @mikeneill33

Wendy Stephen: Congratulations @cityofkingston & @kingstonpolice on such a smooth celebration last night. You did our town proud! #HipInKingston #ygk

Thomas: 'Thank you for that': Tragically Hip put on emotional show for hometown crowd cbc.ca/beta/arts/trag… #TheHip #HipInKingston

Lindsey: Nothing but love. #TheHip #tragicallyhip #gordstrong #ManMachinePoemTour #HipInKingston pic.twitter.com/63gCLk2Rgj

Jenn: Own a plastic baggy of Kingston's air from Aug 20 for a bargain price! Most ridiculous eBay post 963bigfm.com/2016/08/23/jen… #ygk #HipInKingston

Krista C: So proud to call Kingston HOME!! #ygk #ygklove #HipInKingston

You Are Stars Lyrics: #OneMoreNight, That was a good one. #CBCTheHip #TheHip #HipInKingston @youarestars

Trish Castilloux: And I will say I was there when. #HipInKingston Thank you @cityofkingston and @kingstonpolice and all the allied services.

Jodi Doran: Thank you @thehipdotcom for the amazing experience. What a show! #HipInKingston Much Love!

Yours Truly: history #HipInKingston pic.twitter.com/4SaSGTGEvu

Michelle: Thank you @thehipdotcom & #GordDownie for sharing all that you are, with us! Cried, laughed & loved your show! #HipInKingston #CBCTheHip

Andre S. Leger: Thank you @cityofkingston and @kingstonpolice for helping everyone safely enjoy @thehipdotcom #HipInKingston well done pic.twitter.com/DuHjGrRKb0

Stefan Andrush: If there's a Show that everyone remembers.. it was back in twentysixteen. A true beauty from @thehipdotcom #HipInKingston #cbcthehip

BoyPedro: I don't think Gord needs Ry Cooder-he delivered the perfect eulogy tonight. "At the 100th Meridian". #TheHip #HipInKingston #tragicallyhip

Joe Pickstock: Much respect to @cityofkingston and @thehipdotcom what an amazing night this country won't soon forget #CourageForGord #HipInKingston #ygk

Lisa Ray: Well done @MayorPaterson @cityofkingston @kingstonpolice it was a historic moment #HipInKingston Thank you!

Mayor Bryan Paterson: Reflecting on #HipInKingston there are so many to thank! BIG THANKS to @cityofkingston staff, @kingstonpolice @FPSParamedics @KtownFire

BrownGirlInTheRink: Some more pics from the craziest 48 hrs in recent memory: facebook.com/shyshaila/medi… #HipInKingston

Tracey Row: @cityofkingston #HipInKingston thank you for a once in a lifetime evening! So proud of this City!!

Kerry Maclean: One in three Canadians were watching something other than Hockey on Thursday. Shows us what it is to truly be Canadian. #HipInKingston

Sweet Shanny: I still have a case of "the feels" from Saturday's show #HipInKingston #tragicallyhip @thehipdotcom pic.twitter.com/RK8mVNVO4f