Visiting our City

Admiral Johns points his sword toward a cannon, with text reading This party starts with a bang
The St. John’s Days festivities begin with a bang when Mayor Danny Breen and the Association for New Canadians fire the Noon Day Gun at Signal Hill National Historic Site on Friday, June 22.
Atlantic String Quartet
The Music @ concert series has expanded in recent years and 2018 will be the biggest season yet, with a planned 24 concerts taking place in seven different locations throughout the city.
close up of a downtown street cleaner in operation
Street cleaning removes dirt and debris from streets, reduces the amount of debris going into storm sewers, and prevents damage to infrastructure.
four sets of snowshoes on feet wearing boots and snowpants
Snow has returned to the city and with it the opportunity for outdoor winter recreation.
ChillFest logo with snowman saying "Events are FREE and for all ages!"
​St. John’s ChillFest is a community-wide celebration of winter, with a variety of indoor and outdoor events and activities taking place Feb. 14-18.

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.

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A Discretionary Use application has been submitted to occupy 119 Waterford Bridge Road as a five bedroom Bed and Breakfast. The business will be owner operated and adequate on-site parking is...
A Restoration of Non-Conforming Use Application has been submitted requesting Municipal approval to reconstruct a building at 20 Roberts Road.   The building will be used for storage of items such as...
Please be advised that the Appeal Board Hearing scheduled for Friday, June 8, 2018 with respect to an appeal against a decision of Council to approve an application for the demolition/rebuild of a...

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Sharing the Voices Presents Instant Choir: St. John’s Waltz Instant Choir is a no-stress, no strings-attached singing experience for anyone. You show up, sing and have the best time ever!...
Join us for a public art crawl! We’ll stroll the streets of St. John’s, taking in the sights and sounds of downtown while stopping along the way to get an up-close look of some of the...
Get ready for the musical multimedia experience of Ian Foster, in concert at Compton House, June 23, 2018! Ian's gifted and engaging mix of music, video and storytelling personifies what CBC'...

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