There are events for all ages at the world-famous Kelligrews Soiree, including the popular Kelligrews Soiree Folk Festival and Garden Party.


Monday July 8

Kelligrews Soiree Storytime

Where: Richard Parsons Rotary Clubhouse

When: 10:30 – 11:30 am

Admission: Free

The CBS Library Board and the Town of Conception Bay South will be hosting a story time. Stories and a planned craft for children ages 7 and under, accompanied by an adult. All families and children are welcome. Milk and cookies will be provided.


Big Rig Rodeo

Where: Conception Bay South Arena

When: 12:00-2:00 pm

Admission: Free

Get up close to some awesome big rigs at the Conception Bay South Arena from 12 – 2 pm.  From 12 – 1 pm there will be no sirens or horns. The quiet hour will help make this event inclusive and enjoyable for everyone, including those with sensory sensitivity.

Ocean Quest Adventure Kayaking

Where: Departing from Sunset Key

When 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Admission: $69 per person

This event is presented by Ocean Quest.

Is kayaking your thing? Want to feel the smooth peaceful motion in the ocean? We got the kayaks! You can just meet us there. Explore the rugged and beautiful coastlines of Conception Bay South and surrounding areas with one of our experienced kayaking guides.  We provide kayaks, paddles, kayak skirt (if desired), PFD.  Single and double kayaks available at guides discretion.  Book online through Ocean Quest.



Outdoor Movie Night

Where: Sgt. Ned Nugent’s Rugby Field

When: 8:00 pm

Admission: FREE

Enjoy a movie under the stars! Vote for your favorite movie on Facebook, with the winner being chosen as this year’s feature. Weather permitting.

Tuesday, July 9

Soiree Pre Teen Dance

Where: St. Edward’s Elementary School

When: 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Admission: FREE

Ages 9-12 are invited to a Pre-Teen Dance at St. Edward’s Elementary.  Music will be provided by a DJ and there will be chaperones and a canteen on site.


Wednesday, July 10

Soiree Arts Walk

Where: Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Center and Trail

When: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Admission: FREE

Stroll along the beautiful Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Center and enjoy an evening of music, art and performance. Along the way, you’ll stop at various stations to see many of our local, talented artists and performers. Weather permitting.

Thursday, July 11

Clara Nolan’s Ball

Where: Royal Canadian Legion

When: 12:00 – 3:00 pm

Admission: FREE

Nothing says summer like a BBQ with great friends, and great music! This is a free event open to ages 50+. A BBQ lunch will be served from 12:00 – 1:00 pm, followed by music by Brian Finn from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.


Doggie Parade and Party

Where: Conception Bay South Arena

When: 7:00 p.m.

Admission: FREE

This is an event your furry friends are sure to love! The parade will start at the Conception Bay South Arena. Pets will parade along the trail to Sgt. Ned Nugent’s Dog Park, where they can all meet up afterwards for a play date. Prizes will be awarded for best dog costume and other fun categories.

Friday, July 12


Last Blast on Topsail Beach

Where: Topsail Beach

When: 7:00-9:00 p.m.

This is the 2019 Kelligrews Soiree’s grand finale! Come out for a concert on Topsail Beach featuring The Phantom 4, bonfires, bouncy castles and more! Complimentary busing will be available from Topsail Elementary. This is a free event from 7 – 9 p.m. (weather permitting).

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Start Date

Jul 06, 2019 - 10:30

End Date

Jul 12, 2019 - 22:00


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