Rafael Hoekman, cello, is known for his spirited and fiery performances and will join guest conductor Jeffrey Rink with the NSO to perform Ra, Ra, Rafael including: Glinka’s A Life for the Tsar Overture; Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1; Borodin’s Symphony No. 2; and Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor.
Special hotel rates offered to 2017 Tim Hortons Brier attendees...
Festivals and events are great, but St. John's has goings on that you'll want to plan your trip around! With something for everyone all year 'round, you can beat a St. John's time!
Three weeks ago the St. John’s Convention Centre hosted its last event and the Centre’s keys were handed over to the contractor. The much awaited expanded Convention Centre is soon to be a reality. The project is really coming along. The contractors tell us the project is on target for completion December, 2015 and it sure looks that way. The windows are being installed - always a good sign!
The Professional Convention Management Association, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with Chapters in 34 countries has recognized Destination St. John’s marketing efforts. Their publication CONVENE has an Annual Best in Show edition and has recognized the DSJ video in the Best Destination Video category.