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  • Mar 29

    WWF Earth Hour

    WWF Earth Hour On Saturday, March 29, turn out your lights 8:30-9:30 pm for Earth Hour and take a ‘moment of darkness’. Earth Hour is the world’s largest movement for action on climate change. During Earth Hour, hundreds of millions of people around the world turn off their lights for one hour to support a [...]

  • Dec 22

    CANCELLED A Reel Downtown Christmas Sunday, December 22 at 6:00 pm. CANCELLED

    CANCELLED. Due to accessibility issues caused by excessive snow in the area the event A Reel Downtown Christmas event has been CANCELLED. Not to worry we will reschedule the event for Christmas 2014 and we will show the film ELF!. We hope to see you all at A Reel Downtown on July 7, 2014.   [...]

  • Nov 30

    Vince Neil, The Legendary Voice of Motley Crue POSTPONED Saturday, November 30

    The Vince Neil concert scheduled for Saturday November 30th has been postponed due to an unforeseen circumstance beyond anyone’s control.   www.mileonecentre.com  

  • Nov 29

    Election of Board of Management for Downtown St. John’s

    On Friday, December 6, 2013 the membership of the Downtown Development Commission (Downtown St. John’s) Business Improvement Area (BIA) will elect ten (10) members of the Board of Management for a two-year term. Subsequent to the close of nominations ( 4:30 p.m., Friday, November 29, 2013) and provided nominations exceed the number of vacant positions [...]

  • Nov 24

    Annual Downtown Christmas Parade Sunday, November 24, 2013

    Join us Downtown as the man in the big red suit makes his  way through Downtown St. John’s. The Annual Downtown St. John’s Christmas Parade is scheduled for Sunday, November 24 starting at noon. In case of inclement weather the parade will take place the following Sunday, December 1, 2013 at noon. If you would [...]

  • Nov 09

    Annual Downtown Tax Free Day Saturday,November 9, 2013

    The Annual Downtown Tax Free Day is set for Saturday, November 9, 2013. Lots of great Downtown, locally owned and operated shops participating in this event.

  • Oct 29

    City of St. John’s Public Meeting APP Hotel

    The Public Meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, 7 p.m. in the Foran/Greene Room, fourth floor, City Hall.

  • Oct 26

    George Street Mardis Gras Saturday, October 26, 2013

    Mardi Gras When: Saturday, October 26, 2013 – 6:00pm Where: George Street If you thought you had to go to New Orleans to experience a real Mardi Gras, then you have not been to the annual St. John’s Halloween Mardi Gras. This is an event of all-out fun with spectacular costumes, good music, good fun and [...]

  • Oct 22

    St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival Oct 22 – 26

    When: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 (All day) to Saturday, October 26, 2013 (All day) Where: Various Locations Held in October at various venues throughout St. John’s, this week-long screening series of 50 to 70 works by women directors, producers and writers also features a workshop/seminar series (for filmmakers, the general public and youth), galas, receptions and other [...]

  • Oct 20

    Cape To Cabot Road Race

    Cape to Cabot Road Race Sunday October 20,2013 from 8am to 11am. During this time the following roads will be affected: Closed (6:30-11am)-   Signal Hill Road from the Interpretation Center to Cabot Tower, Blackhead Road from Warford Road to Cape Spear, Temperance Street; Duckworth Street from Hotel to Temperance Street Restricted (8-11am) – The remainder [...]

Downtown St. John’s 2014 Facade Improvement Program DEADLINE FRIDAY, MARCH 21 at 4:30 pm. Read More

Location: New Gower Street (between Barters Hill and Queen Street) Start Date: Sunday, March 16, 2014 – 7:00 am to Friday, March 21, 2014 – 11:45 pm Motorists and pedestrians are advised that New Gower Street eastbound (both lanes) will be closed between Barters Hill and Queen Street beginning 7 am, Sunday, March 16 until [...] Read More

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