Visiting our City

Atlantic String Quartet
The Music @ concert series has expanded in recent years and 2018 will be the biggest season yet, with a planned 24 concerts taking place in seven different locations throughout the city.
close up of a downtown street cleaner in operation
Street cleaning removes dirt and debris from streets, reduces the amount of debris going into storm sewers, and prevents damage to infrastructure.
four sets of snowshoes on feet wearing boots and snowpants
Snow has returned to the city and with it the opportunity for outdoor winter recreation.
ChillFest logo with snowman saying "Events are FREE and for all ages!"
​St. John’s ChillFest is a community-wide celebration of winter, with a variety of indoor and outdoor events and activities taking place Feb. 14-18.
logo for ChillFest, St. John's Winter Festival
St. John’s ChillFest is a community-wide celebration of winter, with a variety of free activities taking place Feb. 14-18.

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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Portugal Cove Road will be closed between New Cove Road and Elizabeth Avenue on Monday, April 9th until August 31st.  Construction will also encompass the section of Portugal Cove Road between...

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Expressions of Interest are being accepted to fill a vacancy on the Environmental Advisory Committee: One organizational representative who represents expertise in the urban forestry sector. Review...
Applications are invited from individuals who wish to serve on the Seniors Advisory Committee that provides information and advice to Committee of the Whole on matters related to older persons that...
A Discretionary Use application has been submitted requesting permission for a Home Occupation for Saltwater Designs at 34 Burry Port Street.   The proposed business will be graphic design for...

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Mondays and Wednesdays 6 to 7:30 p.m. Ages:  12 to 16 Free
Mondays 6:30 to 8 p.m. Ages:  10 to 14 FREE
The City of St. John’s is planning for the replacement for the H. G. R. Mews Community Centre and we’d like to know what you’d like to see in the new Centre.  The proposed...

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