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.

Public engagement on a proposed replacement location for the H.G.R Mews Community Centre at Mundy Pond Park took place in July. The ‘What We Heard’ document is now available online.
Kenmount Road will be reduced to one shared lane between Polina Road and Peet Street to facilitate the installation of a section of storm sewer. The lane reduction will be in place from 9 a.m. to 3 p...
Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from August 19 – August 23 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work...
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...
The City of St. John’s is seeking expressions of interest to fill the vacancy of chairperson for its Audit Standing Committee. We require an individual in the private sector who holds a professional...
Application A Rezoning Application has been submitted for a Lounge and Eating Establishment.  Description The rezoning of property to the Commercial Neighbourhood (CN) Zone is required to consider a...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted requesting permission to occupy a portion of the building as an Eating Establishment.  Description The restaurant will have floor area...

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Best Kind Productions presents Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Bowring Park's amphitheatre, starring over 40 local youth performers.   Best...
Witness the future of classical chamber music as our festival Young Artists perform works by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Brahms, and more! The culmination of two weeks of dedicated practice, rehearsal,...
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...

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