Sports & Major Events

The Saint John Region has a strong history of hosting high-calibre sporting events, as well as numerous unique festivals and major events. We understand the standard of excellence that is demanded to host a national event, and our community is ready. 

The Saint John Region is bursting with history, culture, character and adventure. With its charming historic streets, dozens of restaurants, bars, and galleries in its uptown, and the beautiful Bay of Fundy on its doorstep, the region provides a vibrant city full of adventure on the edge of nature.

We are very proud of our track record of successfully hosting major events, and will work hard to demonstrate why you can count on our community to step up and deliver.

Land acknowledgement

The Saint John Region is situated on the traditional territory of the Wolastoqiyik, Mi’Kmaq, and Peskotomuhkati Nations. This territory is covered by Peace and Friendship Treaties signed with the British Crown in the 1700s. The treaties recognized the significant and meaningful role of the Wolastoqiyik, Mi’Kmaq, and Peskotomuhkati in this province and the country with the intent to establish a relationship of trust and friendship.

Envision Saint John: The Regional Growth Agency pays respect to the elders, past and present, and descendants of this land, and is committed to moving forward in the spirit of truth, collaboration, and reconciliation.