Visiting our City

The City of St. John's annual Tourism Awards recognize individuals, groups and businesses for their outstanding contributions to the tourism industry in providing a unique and quality experience.
adaptive equipment in winter scene
Adaptive equipment is available to borrow for free, to individuals who require their use. Contact the City's Inclusion staff at inclusion@stjohns.ca or call 576-6972.
The built heritage in St. John’s is a significant part of our culture. Each year on Heritage Day the City recognizes outstanding efforts in heritage restoration with the annual heritage awards.
​ChillFest 2019 takes place Thursday, Feb.14 to Monday, Feb. 18. See the complete events listing by clicking 'read more'.
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The Winter Activity Centre at Pippy Park opens for the season on Friday, Jan. 4 and the following weekend on Saturday, Jan. 12 in Bowring Park. For details click 'read more'

Visiting our City

People looking through the telescope on Signal Hill

Come discover one of the oldest cities in North America. A city unlike any other. Cradled in a harbour carved from 500 million year old rock. Surrounded by hills running down to the ocean. Charming side streets of a thousand colours. Friendly faces to greet you at every turn. Take a truly unforgettable journey to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. All the information you need to plan your visit is right here.

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Kenmount Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction, between Polina Road and Peet Street, staring on July 2 and continuing until November 30, 2019. This is required for construction work to...

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The AIDAvita with 1266 passengers is scheduled to arrive in the Port of St. John’s at 7 a.m. on Friday, August 23 and depart at 3 p.m.   Please note that ship arrivals and departures are subject to...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission for a Change of Use.  Description The applicant wishes to convert the main floor (90.5 m2) from Commercial Use...
The Office of the City Clerk is accepting applications for a vacancy that exists on the Built Heritage Experts Panel, in the category of Historian/Archival Expert.   The Terms of Reference and...

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OTHER WOMEN WALK is a walking tour featuring multiple performances at standing stops in and around Bannerman Park. Actors perform as various women from 1922 St. John's. WHERE The...
OTHER WOMEN WALK is a walking tour featuring multiple performances at standing stops in and around Bannerman Park. Actors perform as various women from 1922 St. John's. WHERE The...
Music @ Harbourside has become a staple of the St. John’s summer. Every Friday at 12:30 p.m. some of the province’s best performers are joined by rising young stars to present a...

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