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Canada 150 Cargo-tecture Design Competition Finalists Announced

Saint John, NB May 9, 2017: Discover Saint John is pleased to announce the five finalists in their Canada 150 Cargo-tecture Design Competition. In honour of the sesquicentennial celebrations, interested parties were invited to submit concepts to the Canada 150 Cargo-tecture Design Competition to mark Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. The Government of Canada, through… Read More


Saint John Achieves Record Performance in 2016

Tourism Expenditures Tops $252M Saint John, May 2, 2017 – In 2016, total tourism expenditures in Saint John are forecasted to have increased by 6.4 percent to reach a new high of $252.4M, according the Tourism Industry Performance 2016: City of Saint John, a report commissioned by MacKellar Cunningham & Associates Ltd to provide an… Read More


Where is Stonehammer?

Where is Stonehammer? So you might have heard about the Stonehammer UNESCO Global Geopark but do you know where it is? That’s the #1 question about Stonehammer – where is it?! Here’s the scoop, Stonehammer UNESCO Geopark is not like your typical park. There is no entrance gate or fence around it. It’s an area… Read More


East Coast Games Chair Wins “Sport Event Volunteer of the Year”

East Coast Games Chair Wins “Sport Event Volunteer of the Year” at the Canadian Sports Tourism Alliance PRESTIGE Awards  2017 Games On Track to be the Biggest Ever  Saint John, NB – Bill MacMackin, Co-Chair of the East Coast Games, was named Sport Event Volunteer of the Year at the 2017 Canadian Sports Tourism Alliance… Read More


10 Great Things to See & Do in #SaintAwesome

1. SAINT JOHN CITY MARKET Of course Canada’s oldest continuing farmers’ market is in Saint John (Canada’s oldest incorporated city). #freshestfood #oldestmarket  Learn more… 2. NEW BRUNSWICK MUSEUM Put your phone away.  Step back in time.  Fossils, massive whale skeletons, cool eclectic local and international art… #mindblown  Learn more… 3. REVERSING RAPIDS Want an adrenaline… Read More


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