Uptown Events This Weekend! (August 18th-20th)

Featured Events:

Saint John Festival of Sail
All Weekend @ Port Saint John
*With events happening at various Uptown locations*

Sips Ahoy
All Weekend @ Various Uptown Bars & Restaurants


Friday, August 18th:

Gallery Hop
4pm @ Various Uptown Galleries

Live on the Steamers Patio
5pm @ Steamers Lobster Company

Cajun Roots
5pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

THIRD SHIFT
7pm @ Germain, Grannan & Canterbury

Haunted Saint John Tour
8pm @ Imperial Theatre

T.G.I.F Party with Del
10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

Kurtis Eugene + Blue Lobelia + Guests
10pm @ Peppers Pub


Saturday, August 19th:

UK Sensation Ethan Ash
11am @ Saint John City Market

Courtyard Concerts in King’s Square, Featuring PenaltyBox
12pm @ King’s Square

Dance Party Saturday Night
10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

She Roars + Adam Washburn
10pm @ Peppers Pub


Sunday, August 20th:

Queen Square Farmers Market
9am @ Queen Square
* With performances by the Simonds Lions Caledonian Pipe Band and the Forever Highland Dance group*

Sax On The Boardwalk
12pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

Drive In Classics
8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

Paw Party Recap!

We had a such great time Paw Partying with all of you in King’s Square yesterday!

A special thank you goes out to all of our vendors, sponsors and guests. We could not have put this paw-mazing event together without your support. Finally, congrats to Faye Hanley the winner of our giveaway! We hope you and your adorable pup enjoy all of your new Uptown & City of SJ goodies.

Here are a few pictures from the Paw-ty! We hope to see you all again next year.

Faye Hanley, our giveaway winner!

The Paw-ty was rocking!

The Forever Friends Pet Memorials Booth!

The North Paw/Corey Nutrition Company Booth!

The Good Dogs Design/St. Martins Dog Boarding and Training Kennels Booth!

The ABC Dog Training Booth!

The SPCA Booth!

A shot from the Uptown Saint John/City of Saint John booth!

Uptown Events This Weekend! (August 11th-13th)

Featured Events:

Quality Block Party 1.2

All Weekend @ Various Locations Surrounding the Quality Block

Marathon By The Sea

All Weekend @ 333 Water Street, Adjacent to the Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal


Friday, August 11th:

80’s Flashback Weekend

5pm @ The Market Square Boardwalk

T.G.I.F. Party With Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

The Sound Investments + Quinn Bonnell

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Saturday, August 12th:

Courtyard Concerts in King’s Square, Featuring Bonnett House

12pm @ King’s Square

Saint John Pride Parade

1pm @ King’s Square North -> Charlotte -> King Street -> Market Square

80’s Flashback Weekend

8pm @ The Market Square Boardwalk

Dance Party Saturday Night

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

Soggy Beard + Drake Adams

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Sunday, August 13th:

Queen Square Farmers Market

9am @ Queen Square

The Paw Party

11am @ King’s Square

Sax On The Boardwalk

12pm @ The Market Square Boardwalk

Before The Mast

2pm @ The New Brunswick Museum

McGill’s and Sunday Laughternoons Present: Roast Battle Qualifying Round #1

4pm @ McGill’s

Drive In Classics

8pm @ The Market Square Boardwalk

It’s Paw Party Time!

Uptown Saint John invites you and your four-legged friends to this pro-pet event on Sunday, August 13th. Meet us in King’s Square between 11am-1pm to browse various pet focused vendor booths, enter in our giveaway and check out the Pupper Parade! The winner of our giveaway will be announced at 12:30pm. Don’t miss this paw-mazing event!

Our vendors include:

  • Global Pet Foods
  • Forever Friends Pet Memorials
  • Good Dogs Design
  • Saint Martins Dog Boarding and Training Kennels
  • North Paw
  • Corey Nutrition
  • The SPCA
  • The City of Saint John for “Bark Parks”
  • ABC Dog Training
  • Dog ‘n’ Sudz
  • Java Moose (providing coffee for the humans)

** Rain date: August 20th @ 11am-1pm in King’s Square

 

 

Uptown Events (New Brunswick Day Weekend Edition!)

Featured Event:

 

Area 506 Festival

Saturday & Sunday @ Long Wharf


Friday, August 4th:

 

Area 506 E2L Jam 2017

5pm @ Grannan Lane

 

Celebrate New Brunswick

5pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

7:30pm @ Harbour Station

 

Haunted Uptown Tour

8pm @ Outside Imperial Theatre

 

Dillon Ryan | Thirsty Camel | Aftersurf

9pm @ Taco Pica

 

Dub Kartel & Weak Size Fish

9pm @ Club Rewind

 

T.G.I.F. Party With Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub


Saturday, August 5th:

 

Courtyard Concerts in King’s Square Featuring David Mudge

12pm @ King’s Square

 

WWE Live! SummerSlam Heatwave Tour

7:30pm @ Harbour Station

 

Celebrate New Brunswick

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Bleach Bath | Sheik | Teleri | Cassette Tapes

8pm @ Taco Pica

 

Chips | Rain Over St. Ambrose | Adam Washburn

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Sunday, August 6th:

 

Sax On The Boardwalk

12pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Celebrate New Brunswick

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk


Monday, August 7th:

 

Area 506 Hangover Brunch

All Morning @ Participating Restaurants

 

New Brunswick Day At The Museum

12pm @ NB Museum

 

Celebrate New Brunswick

1pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Dazed and Confused (Area 506 Recovery Event)

2pm @ Imperial Theatre

 

ECMA Mondays

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk


 

Uptown Events This Weekend! (July 14th-16th)

Featured Event

 

Buskers on the Bay Festival

All Weekend @ Various Market Square Locations


Friday, July 14th:

 

Conversations en français

12pm @ Saint John Free Public Library

 

T.G.I.F. Party With Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

 

FM Berlin + The Royal Volts

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Saturday, July 15th:

 

Astound Art Pop-Up Shop

8am @ Saint John City Market

 

Modere New Brunswick Launch Party

11am @ Connexion Works

 

Courtyard Concerts Featuring Don’t Tell Roy

12pm @ King’s Square

 

Photography Club 

1pm @ Saint John Free Public Library

 

Dance Party Saturday Night

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub


Sunday, July 16th:

 

Sax on the Boardwalk

12pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Talk with Holistic Nutritionist Caitlin Iles

2pm @ Saint John Free Public Library

 

Drive-In Classics (Freaks)

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

QBP Presents: Butcher | Right Shitty | Thirsty Camel

8pm @ Taco Pica


 

Uptown Events This Weekend! (July 7th-9th)

Friday, July 7th:

 

Conversations en français

12pm @ Saint John Free Public Library

 

Fresh Catch Seafood Feast & ParticipACTION

5pm @ Market Square

 

David R. Elliott Album Release

7pm @ Taco Pica

 

T.G.I.F. Party With Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

 

Deathsticks | Nightbummerz | Right Shitty

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Saturday, July 8th:

 

Courtyard Concerts in King’s Square – Featuring McKinley Morrison Collective

12pm @ King’s Square

 

Titanic – Atlantic Canadian Connections

7:30pm @ NB Museum Mary Oland Theatre

 

Live at the Five & Dime: TH + LOA / Lew Moss and the Lost Cause

8pm @ Five & Dime

 

Yuk Yuk’s Presents: Peter White

8pm @ Yuk Yuk’s Saint John

 

Jaguar Disco Circus

10pm @ Peppers Pub

 

Dance Party Saturday Night

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub


Sunday, July 9th

 

Sax on the Boardwalk

12pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

All Canadian Whisky Tasting

4:30pm @ Hopscotch Whisky Bar

 

Create Over Cocktails Paint Night Saint John

7pm @ Saint John Ale House

 

Drive-In Classics (On the Waterfront)

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk


 

Uptown Events This Weekend! (June 23rd-25th)

Friday, June 23rd:

 

5th Annual Black Box Mixology Contest

12:30pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

16th Annual Community Fair (Friday & Saturday)

2pm @ Harbour Station

 

Open Arts Presents : Nest and Skywalker

4:15pm @ Market Square Skywalk

 

Taste of the Boardwalk Summer Kickoff 

5pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Saint John Contemporary Dance Festival Kickoff Party

6pm @ Buckland Merrifield Gallery

 

SaintImprov

7:30pm @ The BMO Studio Theatre

 

T.G.I.F. Party with Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub


Saturday, June 24th:

 

NB Museum Under the Sea

10am @ New Brunswick Museum

 

Fifth Annual Poutinerie Challenge

12pm @ Market Square Atrium

 

Sea Belles Canada 150 Celebration

2pm @ Saint John Free Public Library

 

Jessica Rhaye “Song in Me” Vinyl Release Show

8pm @ Five & Dime

 

Taste of the Boardwalk

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Dance Party Saturday Night

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

 

SOAP OPERA w/ Jane Blanchard

11pm @ Peppers Pub


Sunday, June 25th:

 

Walk or Run in the Park for Scleroderma 2017

11:45am @ Market Square Atrium (Registration)

 

Sax on the Boardwalk

12pm @ Market Square Boardwalk

 

Create Over Cocktails – “Love Me, Love Me Not”

7pm @ Saint John Ale House

 

Drive-In Classics (Some Like It Hot

8pm @ Market Square Boardwalk


 

Uptown Events This Weekend! (June 16th-18th)

Friday, June 16th:

 

Free Parking Uptown through HotSpot!!!

All Day @ Uptown

 

Arts & Culture Celebration

3pm @ Market Square Atrium

 

APEGNB-SJ Young Professionals Night

7pm @ Five & Dime

 

T.G.I.F. Party with Del

10pm @ Callahan’s Pub

 

The Rocket Queens : Guns N’ Roses Tribute

10:30pm @ Peppers


Saturday, June 17th:

 

Layla Kelly & Jesse Potter

7pm @ The Infusion Tearoom

 

Urban Dance Company Presents : Spotlight 2017

7pm @ Imperial Theatre

 

Jose DJ Presents : Carnival Latino 

8pm @ Club Rewind

 

Tortue | Lemonisco | OU

11pm @ Peppers


Sunday, June 18th:

 

Community Fair

All Weekend @ Harbour Station

 

Annual Walk For Muscular Dystrophy

12pm @ Harbour Passage


 

Third Shift a Huge Success

This past Friday, the streets of Uptown filled with crowds as visitors flocked to tour local galleries and experience the phenomenon of Third Shift. The “art after dark” event, organized by Third Space Gallery, was a hit for the second year in a row. Here are a few photos!

Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Tinity Galleries showcased a new collection
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Sarah Jones presented a new collection: Uptown/Sundown
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Buckland Merrifield Gallery
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
A Third Shift artist with her installation
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Canterbury Street filled with gallery-goers
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Grannan Lane
Photo: Allie Ruigrok
Acre Architects’ Third Shift art installation “Papel Picado” on Germain Street