Join us for a celebration of the incorporation of one of North America’s oldest cities through outdoor concerts, tours, historical characters, family fun days and other events throughout downtown.

All St. John’s Days events are free and welcome all ages!

 

Friday, June 21

7 p.m.
St. John’s Days: Campfire at Signal Hill featuring Terry Rielly
Signal Hill Interpretation Centre
Roast s’mores and have a sing-a-long with Terry Rielly!
For our family campfire…we have the Teddy Bear Man himself, Terry Rielly coming by to lead all hands in the singing of songs for all ages of children & all those who are young at heart. Got favourites? Let Terry know & he’ll do his best to strum his guitar and get us all joining in.
Please remember to bring a camp chair and dress warmly. This free event will take place outside and is weather dependent.

8 p.m.
 St. John’s Days: Chamber Music Concert
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 76 Queens Road
Join the Tuckamore Festival as they launch their 19th season with a performance by the award-winning Duo Concertante. This delightful annual event is free of charge and will feature music by Bach, Schubert, and Stravinsky, with a special prelude performance by a talented young performer. Presented by the Tuckamore Festival and the City of St. John’s.
Free concert

Saturday, June 22 

9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Newman Wine Vaults Provincial Historic Site: free admission
436 Water Street
Free admission and activities in honour of St. John’s Days
With tales of profit, pirates and port, the walls of the Newman Wine Vaults really are infused with the spirits of old St. John’s! Discover the fascinating history of the Newman’s celebrated port
For more infomation visit the Newman Wine Vaults website or call 729-6730.

Commissariat Provincial Historic Site: free admission
11King’s Bridge Road
Free admission and activities in honour of St. John’s Days.
Celebrate Discovery Days in St. John’s by exploring life in the 1830s. Crafts and hands on activities for the whole family. For more infomation visit the Commissariat website or call 729-6730.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
St. John’s Days: Free Metrobus Link rides
The new Metrobus Link now connects downtown, Signal Hill National Historic Site and Quidi Vidi Village. In partnership with the City of St. John’s, rides on the Metrobus Link are free of charge 10:00am – 5:00pm Saturday, June 23 & 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 24 (Link route only). More details at metrobus.com/thelink.

Sunday, June 23

9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Newman Wine Vaults Provincial Historic Site: free admission
436 Water Street
Free admission and activities in honour of St. John’s Days
With tales of profit, pirates and port, the walls of the Newman Wine Vaults really are infused with the spirits of old St. John’s! Discover the fascinating history of the Newman’s celebrated port
For more infomation visit the Newman Wine Vaults website or call 729-6730.

Commissariat Provincial Historic Site: free admission
11King’s Bridge Road
Free admission and activities in honour of St. John’s Days.
Celebrate Discovery Days in St. John’s by exploring life in the 1830s. Crafts and hands on activities for the whole family. For more infomation visit the Commissariat website or call 729-6730.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

St. John’s Days: Free Metrobus Link rides
The new Metrobus Link now connects downtown, Signal Hill National Historic Site and Quidi Vidi Village. In partnership with the City of St. John’s, rides on the Metrobus Link are free of charge 10:00am – 5:00pm Saturday, June 23 & 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 24 (Link route only). More details at metrobus.com/thelink.

Monday, June 24

Beginning at dusk
Reel Downtown St. John’s Days Special Edition: Maude
View this documentary on the outdoor screen at the foot of Solomon’s Lane on Water Street east.
Presented in partnership with Downtown St. John’s.

Start Date

Jun 21, 2019

End Date

Jun 24, 2019


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