Visiting our City

New Year's Eve and Canada 150 logo
On Dec. 31 come and join our party ‘It All Starts Here’, and be among the first in North America to ring in the New Year and the launch of Canada 150 celebrations!
poppy monument at the Tommy Rickets memorial on Water Street in St. John's
From November 1 to 11, vehicles with Veteran Plates will not be ticketed on meters in the City of St. John’s.
winners of the 2016 Heritage Awards in St. John's
The City of St. John’s built heritage is a significant part of the City’s culture. Each year on Heritage Day the City takes a moment to recognize individuals and businesses.
53 Battery Road won a 2015 St. John's Heritage Award
The City of St. John’s is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Heritage Awards for outstanding work on heritage buildings and other buildings in the City’s heritage areas.
348 Water Street with Refresh Water Street decal in window
From Monday to Friday, September 14 - 18, a design studio will be stationed at the Visitor/Business Information Centre, 348 Water Street.

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.

In order to understand how residents in St. John’s feel about cycling in the city, the Bike St. John’s Task Force is conducting a public opinion survey.
St. John’s will present a budget for 2017 on Monday, December 12. In preparation for this budget, Council has been very open about its budget process.
The City of St. John's in partnership with the municipalities of Torbay, Conception Bay South, Paradise and Portugal Cove -St. Phillip’s today released the results of the joint demographic survey.

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Motorists are advised that there is a NEW 10 Ton Weight Restriction on Bay Bulls Road at Waterford Bridge Road Bridge. Please use alternate route until further notice. The City of St. John's...
The City of St. John's Archives and Records Management division, located at the Railway Coastal Museum (495 Water Street), will be closed to the public beginning on Monday, October 24, 2016. The...
Due to unforseen circumstances, this application has been postponed and will go to Council on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. A Discretionary Use applications has been submitted requesting permission to...
Due to unforseen circumstances, this application has been postponed and will go to Council on Monday, January 9, 2017. A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Volcano Bakery requesting...
Due to unforseen circumstances, this application has been postponed and will go to Council on Monday, January 9, 2017. A Discretionary Use application has been submitted requesting permission to...

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LAST CHANCE ...5th ANNUAL GIFT & CRAFT FAIR Sunday, December 11th  10 am - 4pm HOLIDAY INN Admission $3.00/ Kids under 12 free 30 Vendors  Prizes  Yummy Treats...
Visit a professional working artist's studio in downtown St. John's. Exhibition and sale of paintings, original prints, handmade books, and greeting cards.   Open Saturday and...
The Anna Templeton Centre's Annual Christmas Tea & Sale is happening December 9, 10, and 11, 2016: Friday noon - 7 p.m. Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday noon - 4:30 p.m....

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