Visiting our City

Parking meter with a yellow bag over it, text on image "Why does the City bag parking meters"
From time to time, parking meters operated by the City of St. John’s may be bagged with a bright, yellow bag. A yellow bag on a meter indicates that the parking space is not available.
Quote the Raven musical duo sitting on large rocks along the coastline in the winter
This first Music @ of the year takes place from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 23 at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation. Click 'read more' to learn details.
Twinning Lines exhibit Newfoundland Ireland connection Walsh surname
Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, the City of St. John’s has remounted the Twinning Lines exhibit, part of the City’s Civic Art Collection, in the Great Hall of City Hall.
ChillFest poster image
ChillFest is a community-wide celebration of winter, with a variety of free activities taking place Feb. 17 to 19, 2017 for the young and young at heart.
map of Winter Activity Centre trails
The Winter Activity Centre is an outdoor facility that depends on snow and weather conditions. Before you head there call the Snow Line at 737-3651 for the latest update.

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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A Discretionary Use application has been submitted for 220 Newfoundland Drive requesting permission to convert a portion of the main floor (1416 m2) from commercial use into 10-12 residential...
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to convert 68.8m2 of floor area from existing Office space into five additional Rental Storage units at 431-435 Main Road.   ...
Two Organizational Representatives    Applications are invited from qualified persons to serve on the Accessibility and Inclusion Advisory Committee. The Accessibility and Inclusion Advisory...

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City staff will be out in the community over the coming weeks to engage with residents on automated garbage collection. Waste Management staff will be on-site with sample bins asking the public for...
An introduction to Bird Watching in NL with Bird the Rock's Jared Clarke. Call 737-3950 to register. 
Folk Night at the Ship Pub   Presented by the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society, Folk Night at the Ship is St. John's oldest continually running event (started 1974) and...

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