Uptown Directory

Live Life

Our Port, Our Community @ Marco Polo Cruise Terminal

Event Details

Our Port, Our Community @ Marco Polo Cruise Terminal

Time: June 12, 2011 from 12pm to 4pm
Location: Marco Polo Cruise Terminal
Street: 111 Water Street
City/Town: Saint John
Website or Map: http://www.sjport.com
Phone: (506) 636-4869
Event Type: open, house, and, fundraiser
Organized By: Saint John Port Authority
Latest Activity: Jun 1, 2011

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

This event includes an open house showcasing partners in the port community as well as activities for families including a BBQ, face painting, games and entertainment by Zany Lane, Bernard the Magician and Interaction Children's Theatre Company. Highlights will be a display of equipment from CFB Gagetown including LAV (light armoured vehicles) rides as well as double-decker "Big Pink Bus" tours of the Port City from Ambassatours. Proceeds from various parts of the event will be donated to the Joshua Group.

Comment Wall


RSVP for Our Port, Our Community @ Marco Polo Cruise Terminal to add comments!

Join Uptown Directory

Comment by Saint John Port Authority on June 1, 2011 at 11:55am

List of confirmed particpants:

  • Coast Guard Base -  Fundy Traffic Open House at Coast Guard Base from Noon – 4 pm Marine Communication Traffic Centre.  Enter at main gate at the Coast Guard Base for access between Noon – 4 PM on June 12.
  • Saint John Emergency Measures Organization display
  • City of Saint John Fire Department HAZMAT display
  • ALERT (marine pollution control) display
  • Special Pink Bus Tours with Port focus (ticketed for the charity)
  • BBQ, Bouncy Castle and YMCA games (ticketed for the charity)
  • Life-size North Atlantic Right Whale inflatable provided by Irving Oil
  • Canaport LNG and Brunswick Pipeline display
  • New Brunswick Museum display focused on natural/marine history
  • Seafarer’s Mission
  • 7 Wonders voting booth
  • Saint John Waterfront Development
  • Saint John Airport Authority
  • Canadian Rivers Institute
  • The Joshua Group
  • Entertainment stage, art corner (led by Maggie Higgins local artist), silly caricaturist (ticketed), face painting
  • CFB Gagetown large equipment displays, LAV rides, traverse, camo paint
  • 3rd Field Regiment (Reserves) static display
  • 3rd Field Regiment band to play sets through the afternoon
  • Turn of the Century Trolleys rides (ticketed for the charity)
  • Transport Canada Boating Safety display
  • Canada Border Services Agency with their RoV submarine and Comet (contraband truck)
  • Atlantic Towing will have water displays with their tugs in the harbour that afternoon (outside viewing)
  • Coast Guard will have a search and rescue demo in the Harbour that afternoon 

Attending (1)

The Think City

Uptown Recycles

Uptown SJ Geocache

Cruise Ship Schedule


Latest Activity

Uptown Saint John Inc posted an event

Yuk Yuk's, Featuring Michael Harrison, Carey Lee and Travis Lindsay at Saint John Trade & Convention Centre

October 30, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Symphony New Brunswick posted an event

Symphony New Brunswick presents Northern Colours at Imperial Theatre

October 21, 2015 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Symphony New Brunswick begins its season with a Blockbuster concert.SNB is proud to welcome the international violin soloist Giora Schmidt to the stage to perform Sibelius' fantastic Violin Concerto. Also on the program is Mendelssohn's 3rd or Scottish Symphony and Sketches of Solitude by Christine Donkin. This concert will be lush and exciting. Tickets available at the Imperial, $40 adults/$10 students.See More
New Brunswick Museum posted events
Franca Vresk, N.D. updated their profile
Aux Delices is now a member of Uptown Directory
Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

Aux Delices - Now Open in the City Market!

After much anticipation, Aux Delices have opened in the City Market!  Aux Delices offer a nice selection of fine artisan meats, pâtes and cheese from Fromagerie Au Fond Des Bois Fine Cheese Maker, as well as…See More
New Brunswick Museum updated an event

1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 30, 2015 at 9am to January 3, 2016 at 5pm
On June 18, 1812 the United States declared war on Britain and placed His Majesty’s colonies in British North America (now Canada) in peril. Already fighting a life and death struggle with Napoleon, Britain had no desire for a conflict on two fronts. The United States, on the other hand, felt their young independence threatened by a British embargo on American trade with France, the seizure of British deserters on U.S. vessels at sea and action to prevent American westward expansion. The war…See More
New Brunswick Museum updated an event

Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 30, 2015 at 9am to January 3, 2016 at 5pm
June 8, 2015 – January 3, 2016: Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. The New Brunswick Museum is pleased to host Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large, a travelling exhibition featuring the art of Jim des Rivières, produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature. This exhibition presents large-format prints of moths by photographer Jim des Rivières. These larger than life images are created by scanning each unexpected colours to reveal the intricate patterns. The…See More
New Brunswick Museum posted events
Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

Uptown Mugs #41 . Jeff Liberty

Jeff Liberty is an entertainment entrepreneur, media personality (Host of The Jeff Liberty Show on Bell/Aliant's TV1/VOD), CBC music columnist (Take Liberty), Mental Health Advocate and Speaker, as well as dedicated husband and father. Thanks to Jeff and his extensive knowledge and experience in the music business, we've had…See More
Shannon Singer posted an event

Bee Me Kidz at St John the Baptist King Edward School

October 3, 2015 from 10am to 2pm
FREE program every Saturday from September to June (except holidays) 10am - 2pm for kids in grades 1, 2, and 3! We are located at St John the Baptist King Edward School in the South End!  Join us at 10am for a family breakfast, bring the whole family for some quality time together and a great meal!  Then our Bee Me Kidz have a learning session about social and emotional well being while our parents chit chat in our Parent Support Group.  We even have staff to watch our Bee Me Kidz siblings…See More
Uptown Saint John Inc posted events
Sep 28
Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

Chop Chop Fall - Sneak Peek

Chop Chop Fall - SAVE THE DATE - November 2-8, 2015 Our uptown chefs are preparing already to feed us well during our fall restaurant week.  We recently got together with the creative folks from ICS Creative Agency to capture these well deserving masters of their…See More
Sep 27
Tim Isaac Antiques posted an event

Tim Isaac Antiques - Annual Thanksgiving Day Auction at SAINT JOHN TRADE & CONVENTION CENTRE

October 12, 2015 from 10am to 5pm
ANNUAL THANKSGIVING DAY AUCTIONMONDAY, OCTOBER 12 2015 (12 NOON)VIEWING (10am - 12 noon)LOCATION: SAINT JOHN TRADE & CONVENTION CENTRE,ONE MARKET SQUARE, SAINT JOHN, N.B. VISIT WWW.TIMISAAC.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION, PHOTOS & CATALOGUEFeaturing:Antiques and contents from theEstate of Senator Dan Riley and Mary Riley of Saint John;an exceptional custom designed collection of Peter Claessen Furniture from the Estate of John Willet and Phyllis Willet of…See More
Sep 27
Kathy Purinton is now a member of Uptown Directory
Sep 25
Uptown Saint John Inc posted an event

Dean Brody and Paul Brandt at Harbour Station

October 23, 2015 from 8pm to 10pm
Dean Brody and Paul BradtRoad Trip Tour8pmFor more info...See More
Sep 24

© 2015   Created by Uptown Saint John Inc.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service