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The Royals visit uptown Saint John

Time: May 21, 2012 from 1pm to 3pm
Location: Various locations uptown
Street: Prince William Street
Event Type: royal, visit
Organized By: Uptown Saint John Inc
Latest Activity: May 15, 2012

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1:10pm
A heritage walking tour of Prince William Street, where the royals will see projects and activities related to the restoration of Saint John.  They will also meet the 2002 Committee for the Prince of Wales Municipal Leadership Prize.

1:25pm
Attend a citizenship ceremony at the Old Post Office

2:10pm
Celebrate Victoria Day at the Marco Polo Cruise Terminal.  The Royals will view artisans and culinary demonstrations and meet with local Boy Scouts and Girl Guides before taking in a musical performance by the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra.

To assist in welcoming the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, Uptown Saint John is encouraging businesses to decorate their storefronts in theme with the patriotic colours and patterns representing U.K., the Royal Family, and Canada. 

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