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Things to do in Saint John

There are a variety of free and admission-based City supported activities for all ages. Check out the below list of events and be sure to visit our events page.

If you have an event you would like promoted, you can submit it to be considered for inclusion on the Events calendar at 


The City Market

The Market Music Series will run for 22 weekends and feature live performances from a line-up of talented Saint John-area musicians. All performances take place at mid-market. 

Date: Every Saturday, beginning January 24

Time: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: Saint John City Market

Admission: Free

For more information about the schedule of performances for the Market Music Series, visit www.sjcitymarket.ca.


Public swimming and lessons are available year-round at the Canada Games Aquatic Centre. For a complete listing of events, including Ultimate and Family swim times, visit http://aquatics.nb.ca/schedules-and-events/pool-schedule/.

Rockwood Park

For more information about activities offered in the park and a map of groomed trails, visit www.rockwoodpark.ca.

Passport to Parks #P2PSJ
Your invitation to a fun and active summer in Saint John!

With the winter months now behind us, City staff have begun to work with community groups and organizations to prepare for the 2015 Passport to Parks program. With as many as 11 City parks expected to be included - from play parks, splash pads, to skate parks, beaches, trails and neighbourhood squares - there will be plenty of activities for everyone, in all corners of the City, all summer long. More details, including a schedule of parks, dates and events will follow. Please stay connected at www.saintjohn.ca.