Visiting our City

announcing Julie Lewis (centre) as muralist to commemorate Great Fire on retaining wall at McBride's Hill
Artist Julie Lewis has been selected to design and paint the Great Fire of 1892 commemorative mural at McBride’s Hill in St. John’s.
picture of Music at Harbourside taken from behind the band and showing the audience
Looking for a great way to spend your lunch breaks? The Music @ concert series started last week, so grab your co-workers and your lunch and enjoy some local entertainment.
screenshot from Make a Splash commercial for Paul Reynolds Community Centre
The Paul Reynolds Community Centre at 35 Carrick Drive is open. Make a splash with family and friends in the Paula Kelly Aquatic Centre!
detours around Military Road closure
A section of Military Road is closed for six weeks for upgrades to the concrete curb, gutter and sidewalk, a section of sewer, and to the road structure itself.
Downtown St. John's with Signal Hill and Cabot Tower with text Canada Day St. John's Celebrates Canada 150
Come join us on Saturday, July 1 to celebrate Canada 150 with free events throughout the city.

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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Effective Monday, August 7, 2017 motorists are no longer permitted to enter Winter Avenue from King’s Bridge Road. No entry signs will be installed to indicate the new restriction which will be in...
Residents are advised that the Gymnasium at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre is closed for maintenance from July 20 to September 5, 2017.  
Motorists are advised that road construction will begin on New Gower Street in front of City Hall on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. The scope of work involves removal and replacement of curb, gutter,...

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This application has been deferred and will proceed to Council at a later date. Original application: A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to occupy a portion of...
The Public Meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. The City of St. John’s has received an application from Powderhouse Hill...
The City of St. John's is considering an amendment to the St. John’s Development Regulations to increase the maximum Building Height allowed in the Commercial Regional (CR) Zone from 15 metres to 20...

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Over the summer, the artisan group at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation will hold a series of scheduled craft demonstrations. Come watch the artisans at work, ask questions about their craft or...
Back by popular demand, it's Ghosts of the LSPU Hall. Enter the LSPU Hall, one of St. John’s most storied and, according to some, most haunted structures, for an adventure like no other...
Fun weekly stand up comedy room at Bitters    Hosted by Lindsay Barron with DJ Bangtek. Featuring some of the best professional and amateur comedians in the province. ...

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