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This Weekend in Saint John (Feb 24-27)

Sorry, I thought this was posted yesterday.  For those waiting…

It is almost the weekend!  Are you looking forwad to it?  You should be.
Here is this weekend’s all-star lineup:

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February 25, 2011 at 10:00 am Leave a comment

Winterfest 2011 This Weekend!!

Friday, February 18th
 5 pm – 8 pm Lily’s Hip of Beef Buffet
  Reservations recommended. | Lily’s Café | 693-3586
 6 pm – 7:30 pm Sugar Shack Shindig – Family edition 
  Kid-friendly games begin the evening.  Then it’s into the Sugar Shack for a modern twist on a maritime tradition:  Kid friendly eats served in a canoe! The evening finishes of with a moonlit horse-drawn sleigh ride and maple taffy-making on the snow  – to go! Pavilion Boathouse | Tickets: $25 adult | $15 child (under 3 are free) | Only 40 tickets available!  | Daytripping | 657-8747
 8 pm Sugar Shack Shindig
  Get your heart pumping and warm up your appetite with a moonlit snowshoe in the Park.  Then back to the boathouse, which has been transformed into a Sugar Shack, for a hearty nibbler buffet, served in a canoe, with plenty of hot toddies and beverages to warm the soul.  Pavilion Boathouse | Tickets: $25 | Only 40 tickets available | Daytripping| 657-8747 | Must be 19 years of age
 9 pm Live Entertainment
  Lily’s Café heats things up with toe-tappin’ live local entertainment.
 Saturday, February 19th
 8 am – 10 am Mayors’ Winter Warm-up Breakfast
  A hearty breakfast to warm us up for a day of winter activity – served by our regional mayors: Ivan Court, Grace Losier, Bill Bishop and Murray Driscoll.
Lily Lake Pavilion | $8 at the door
 11 am Bo on the Go Family Fitness Dance
  Calling all Bo buddies!  Join Kids CBC’s energetic star, Bo on the Go, for a dance party in the Pavilion.  Local Zumba instructor, Rachelle Perkins, will lead Bo and her buddies in a Zumba for kids dance.  Stick around to meet Bo and take pictures. Lily Lake Pavilion FREE
 12 pm FREE Hotdog BBQ & Hot Chocolate on the Pavilion Patio 

 1 pm – 4 pm Live DJ
  Get active to the tunes of Dave Duffy all afternoon.  Ski and snowshoe rentals available at Daytripping.
 1 pm – 4 pm Stonehammer Trilobite Exhibit
  Stonehammer Geopark will have an interactive trilobite display, along with other replicated fossils for inspection.  Come and learn more about the billion years of history in our Stonehammer Geopark and how you can interact with our Earth!  Rockwood Park Interpretation Centre
 1:30 pm Pets in the Park Winter Fashion Show
  Is your dalmatian  decked out for the cold?  Does your tabby tote a tutu? Register your pet at the SPCA booth and when DJ Dave calls him to the stage, have him flaunt his finest fashion for a chance to win a $100 pet store gift certificate.   Pavilion Lower Deck | $5 pet registration fee | All proceeds benefit the SPCA Animal Rescue |
 2:00 pm Ice Age 2 ~ Children’s Movie
  Join Manny, Sid and Diego for an historic adventure!  Don’t forget to check out our own Ice Age phenomenon at the Stonehammer interactive exhibit. Free popcorn & hot chocolate | Rockwood Park Interpretation Centre
 4:30 pm – 6 pm  Free Public Swim
   Canada Games Aquatic Centre. 
 7 pm Safari Casino & Auction
  Original oil paintings plus other great items, food, and casino money. Live and Silent Auctions, Free Draws plus a 1 in 175 chance to win a Trinity Diamond Ring valued at over $ 2,000.00 from W. Smith Jewellers Co. drawn at end of the night (must be present to win).  Proceeds benefit the Cherry Brook Zoo. | Tickets $50 | 634-1440. (Must be 19 and over.)
 Sunday, February 20th
 8 am Hypothermic Half Marathon
  Registration includes a Running Room tote bag and hat and brunch ticket.  Proceeds from this race benefit the Heart and Stroke Foundation of New Brunswick.  Register now! 
 1 pm – 4 pm Stonehammer Trilobite Exhibit
  Stonehammer Geopark will have an interactive trilobite display, along with other replicated fossils for inspection.  Come and learn more about the billion years of history in our Stonehammer Geopark and how you can interact with our Earth!  Rockwood Park Interpretation Centre
 1 pm – 4 pm Live DJ
  Skate to the tunes of Dave Duffy all afternoon.  Ski and snowshoe rentals also available at Daytripping.
 1 pm -3 pm Stonehammer Hike
  Rockwood Park is one of the many sites in the newly designated Stonehammer geopark.  Experience a billion years of Earth’s history while enjoying an interpreted winter hike through the park.  Leaves from Daytripping
 1 pm – 3 pm FREE Snowshoe and cross country ski rentals at Daytripping

 3 pm 2nd Annual Bartender Olympics
  Market Square. | 658-3600.

February 19, 2011 at 11:11 am Leave a comment

This Weekend in Saint John (July 22-25)

Wonderful weekend ahead full of Buskers,  Music and Pets, Oh my!  Jump right into the weekend tonight, the busiest night of them all…  see below and have fun. 🙂

Ongoing things of note:
Movies in the Park @ Lily Lake Pavillion EVERY THURSDAY this summer (Rockwood Park, 9-11pm)
HAPITO, the Happinez Wine Bar Patio is open until Oct. 15th so head to Princess St. after work or in the evenings Wednesday-Saturday.
‘Saturdays Only’ at the Saint John City Market – International foods & local artisans (SJ City Market, 7:30am-5pm)
– City Market Summer Music Showcase (Saturdays, SJ City Market, 11am-2pm)

This weekend only:

July 22, 2010 at 5:11 pm Leave a comment

This Weekend in Saint John (July 15-18)

Big weekend and the weather forecast just keeps improving!  Get outside and enjoy not only these events, but all the free stuff that pops up in the Uptown. 

Ongoing things of note:
Movies in the Park @ Lily Lake Pavillion EVERY THURSDAY this summer (Rockwood Park, 9-11pm)
HAPITO, the Happinez Wine Bar Patio is open until Oct. 15th so head to Princess St. after work or in the evenings Wednesday-Saturday.
‘Saturdays Only’ at the Saint John City Market – International foods & local artisans (SJ City Market, 7:30am-5pm)
– City Market Summer Music Showcase (Saturdays, SJ City Market, 11am-2pm)

This weekend only:

July 15, 2010 at 3:27 pm Leave a comment

This weekend in Saint John (July 8-11)

6 weeks to go until my life turns upside down!  Time to get out and enjoy what Uptown SJ has to offer before I get too big and uncomfortable to walk.  As we uptowners say on twitter…  #livelifeuptown!

Ongoing things of note:
Movies in the Park @ Lily Lake Pavillion EVERY THURSDAY this summer (Rockwood Park, 9-11pm)
HAPITO, the Happinez Wine Bar Patio is open until Oct. 15th so head to Princess St. after work or in the evenings Wednesday-Saturday.
‘Saturdays Only’ at the Saint John City Market – International foods & local artisans (SJ City Market, 7:30am-5pm)
– City Market Summer Music Showcase (Saturdays, SJ City Market, 11am-2pm)

This Weekend Only:

July 8, 2010 at 12:56 pm Leave a comment

This weekend in Saint John (July 1-4)

July starts off with a bang!  This edition of Saint John weekend events is full of FREE stuff to do.  Have a wonderful weekend and Happy Canada Day!

Ongoing things of note:
Outdoor Movie Night @ Lily Lake Pavillion EVERY THURSDAY this summer (Rockwood Park, 9-11pm)
HAPITO, the Happinez Wine Bar Patio is open until Oct. 15th so head to Princess St. after work or in the evenings Wednesday-Saturday.
‘Saturdays Only’ at the Saint John City Market – International foods & local artisans (SJ City Market, 7:30am-5pm)
– City Market Summer Music Showcase (Saturdays, SJ City Market, 11am-2pm)

This Week Only:

Stay tuned next week for details on the Uptown Art Contest, Salty Jam & more. 🙂

July 1, 2010 at 10:38 am Leave a comment

This Week in Saint John (Aug 17-23)

Another week in paradise. 😉

  • Harbour View Chorale Ensemble – CD Launch (Mon 17, Brunswick Square, 12 noon – Free!)
  • FM Hi Low (Tues 18, Blue Olive, 8pm – $5)
  • John Prine in Concert (Tues 18, Imperial Theatre, 8pm – $66.50)
  • Launch of Cancer Connections Photo Exhibitwww.cancer.ca/photoexhibit (Wed 19, King’s Square, 12 noon – Free!)
  • Summer Noon Concert Series #9 of 10 (Wed 19, Church of St. Andrews & St. David, 12:15pm – Free will offering)
  • Saint John Idol VII (Wed 19, Market Square Boardwalk, 8pm – Free!)
  • Open Mic w/ Brent Mason (Wed 19, O’Leary’s Pub)
  • Trolly Tour & Explore with the NB Museum followed by social reception (Thurs 20, Lily Lake Pavillion – Rockwood Park, 6:30-8pm – Pre-registration required by Aug 18 @ (506) 643 2349 / 1-888-268-9595. Cost: $25/person, $55/family)
  • Discovery Walk: The Great Fire of 1877 (Thurs 20, Meet @ NB Museum – 1 Market Square, 7pm – Regular museum admission)
  • Country Star (Thurs 20, Market Square Boardwalk, 8pm – Free!)
  • Uptown Saint John Gallery Hop (Fri 21, Uptown galleries, 4-8pm – FREE)
  • 1st Annual Summer Children’s Theatre Festival (Fri 21-Sun 23, Full Theatre Info @ InterAction Children’s Theatre site www.interactiontheatre.com)
  • Country Boardwalk Style (Fri 21-Sat 22, Market Square Boardwalk, 8pm both nights – Free!)
  • Sidekick (Fri 21, Blue Olive, 9:30pm – $5)
  • Walk-A-Block Program (Sat 22, Tanners Home Inn – 190 King St. East, 10:45am – $10)
  • City Market Summer Music Showcase #8 of 9 (Sat 22, Saint John City Market, 11am-2pm – Free!)
  • Gary Morris & Crossroads (Sat 22, Blue Olive, 9pm – $5)
  • FREE Concert by Saint Mary’s Band (Sun 23, King’s Square, 2pm)

Have a good one!

August 17, 2009 at 1:30 pm 1 comment

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