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The Canada Day Long weekend begins with a celebration of immense proportion! Three nights of non-stop music from the best Canadian artists will take over the Market Square Boardwalk stage. Don’t miss the firework display at the stroke of midnight!

This year’s lineup includes…

June 30th starting @ noon:

  • Busty and the Bass
  • Port Cities
  • Goodnight, Sunrise
  • Weak Size Fish
  • The Backstays
  • Tackies

In partnership with Shinerama, the night will be full of tons of activities, wipeout bounce, artisan market, 19+ Beer Garden, giveaways and life-size board games,  all evening to raise money for the fight against Cystic Fibrosis. The night will finish with a  midnight Pyrotechnics Finale and a New Year’s Eve Style Countdown to Canada Day!





July 1st all day, rain or shine: 


  • 6th Annual Youth Arts Collaboration Contest
  • Art in the Park & Charity Bingo
  • Free trolley rides courtesy of Aquila Tours
  • YMCA Beach Volleyball Tournament beginning @ 8:45am
  • Saint John City Market beginning @ 9am
  • Canada Day People Parade @ 11 am
    Official Opening Ceremonies @11:30am
  • Free children’s activities all day
  • Free New Brunswick Museum admission
  • Free Loyalist House Tours
  • Mayor’s Cup Skateboard Competition
  • Bernard the Magician 
  • Danceability
  • Multi-Cultural Performances
  • The Saint Mary’s Band
  • Tim Maloney
  • Uptown Ghost Gallivant @ 7:50pm
  • Waterstreet Dinner Theatre
  • Classified
  • David Myles
  • The Backstays
  • Ryan Cook
  • Weak Size Fish



June 30 2018 -8:00 am - July 1 2018 -10:00 pm


Market Square



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