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Uptown Mugs #15 Apryll Aileen

If anyone has there finger on the pulse of the action in Uptown Saint John it's the multi-talented Apryll Aileen. From music to marketing, Apryll is connected to countless uptown events in so many different ways. A sales & marketing professional by day, Apryll shows her artistic side in the evenings…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 17, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Uptown Wedding

Uptown is the perfect backdrop for any event, even a wedding! Erin and Neil proved this with their awesome uptown wedding. Featured in their wedding video is; the Saint John Art Centre, King's Square and our unique Saint John Waterfront. Click the link to watch their adorable wedding video!

http://vimeo.com/97993249…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 10, 2014 at 3:34pm — No Comments

"Loved the Service!" Awards

Are you a business owner uptown who would like to recognize your top of the line staff?  Here is a good opportunity!

Register your business to receive ballots and a ballot box to the give people the chance to nominate your staff for the awesome work they do.The more entries for a specific person the more likely they are to win!

Winners will be announced this fall, so register ASAP!

Register by contacting Hospitality Saint John Tourism…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 9, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #14 . Heather Quinn

Heather Quinn has a unique passion and energy for arts and culture.  Many know her from the music scene, or from one of the various volunteer positions she holds.  She carries with her a special style, grace, and ambition – and has a hand in many of the happenings uptown…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 3, 2014 at 3:12pm — No Comments

Sculpture Saint John Workshops

During the Sculpture Symposium, there are workshops being held for children,youth and adults!

The main goals of these workshops is to encourage creativity, explore the three dimensional world of sculpture and learn how to make your own sculptures.

Workshops for children ages 5 to 8 or 9 to 12 are August 9,13, 23, 27 and September 6th from 10am to 12pm. The cost is 20$.

Workshops for youth or adults are August 16, 17, 30, 31, September 13 and 14 from 9am to 5pm with an…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 2, 2014 at 1:09pm — No Comments

Country Meets City

Do you love camping but also enjoy a night out? We have a way you can have the best of both worlds.

Come Uptown for a night of fun; enjoy a drink and a good meal at one of our local restaurants, do a little shopping at our many unique boutiques and stores, or enjoy entertainment that is provided almost every night!

After that you can head to Rockwood Park Campground, just a 9 minute drive away from Uptown, and spend a couple nights tenting or bring a trailer whichever you…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 30, 2014 at 2:23pm — No Comments

Saint John Uncorked - Uptown Walking Tours

If you love wine,beer, food and walking Saint John Uncorked is for you! Sign up for the 2.5 hour walking tours which stops at 5 places for beer,wine and food sampling.

These stops include the Winegarden in the City Market, Big Tide Brewing and happinez wine bar.

Along the way you'll learn the history of wine in Saint John.

Reservations have to be made in advanced so call ASAP! Tours are happening from June to September, Tuesday to…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 30, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

The Second International Sculpture Symposium 2014

From August 7th to September 20th don't miss the Second International Sculpture Symposium! You will have the opportunity to watch as eight sculptors from around the world transform giant chunks of New Brunswick granite into beautiful works of art at the Coast Guard Site.

These pieces of art will permanently be displayed in; the town of Sussex, the town of Hampton, NB Community College, Saint John Waterfront Developtment, the town of Grand Bay-Westfield, the village of Black's Harbour,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 27, 2014 at 10:49am — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #13 . Emma Blois . Uptown Ambassador, USJI

We would like to introduce Emma Blois, our summer student and “Uptown Ambassador” this year.  Emma recently graduated from St. Malachy’s and is heading to Acadia this fall to study psychology.  She is a gal with great energy, avant garde taste and truly appreciates our…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 26, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

New Restaurant on Union Street - Thai Pho

We would like to introduce to you Thai Pho, formerly Taro, a new Thai and Vietnamese cuisine restaurant!

The newly renovated and decorated restaurant looks amazing. They offer an extensive range of Thai and Vietnamese food within their menu including gluten and vegetarian options. They also offer take out and catering.

Located on 165 Union street, come check out the new restaurant and owner Julia.

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 25, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Chop Chop presents The Second Annual Poutinerie Challenge!

We hope everyone got down to the Poutinerie Challenge today to try all the amazing poutine's!

Congratulations to the Saint John Ale House for winning "Best Poutine of 2014" ! Also congratulations to Thandi's and Bourbon Quarter who were the runners up.



A big thank you goes out to everyone who helped with this event; Market Square for hosting it,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 24, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Summer in the Square 2014

Our bandstand is freshly refurbished and summer is here!  Let’s enjoy this venue with our 2014 Summer In The Square music series!  



Every Tuesday, Wednesday evening, Thursday, and Saturday, come out to FREE shows from the King’s Square Bandstand.  Bring a char, grab a blanket.  Have a bite, share a soda.  Support our local talent and enjoy some wonderful live music…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 23, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Big Belly Solar Bins Installed Uptown

Big Belly Solar Bins Installed Uptown



In efforts to continue to leave a smaller environmental footprint uptown, Uptown Saint John Inc., in partnership with the City of Saint John, have installed three innovative solar garbage bins uptown.  This is a pilot project, and we hope that it will have a noticeable effect on the cleanliness and esthetic of our historic uptown streets.



These cutting-edge garbage bins are solar compacting so they don’t need to be…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 17, 2014 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #12 . Lauchlan Ough, Hemmings House

I'm Lauchlan Ough, I'm the lead director of photographer and editor at Hemmings House Pictures. Our office is located in uptown Saint John and I live in the uptown too!

About Hemmings House…



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 13, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Are you seeking summer employment? USJI is hiring!

Summer Student Employment Opportunity



USJI is currently seeking a summer student to assist in supporting our vibrant uptown during the summer!



Uptown Ambassador - work outside to help keep the uptown clean, including general labor duties and helping with uptown events & festivals.  



Some of the responsibilities of the position include updating web site improvements, writing blogs and taking pictures, social media…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 9, 2014 at 10:58am — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #11 . Pamela Wheaton, Heartbreak Boutique

 

Heartbreak Boutique just recently turned two, and we are very lucky to have this unique boutique... and owner, Pam, uptown!  



Heartbreak Boutique is where classic meets quirky. We have a variety…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 2, 2014 at 3:56pm — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #10 . Liam Freill, North Market Seafood

Saint John is known for our seafood, and it doesn't get fresher than at our City Market.  Liam is a well known face at the market, and not just for his cool hat and friendly smile...but for his knowledge…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 20, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Queen Square Farmers Market - Every Sunday in Queen Square

One of the best weekend happenings uptown, and we are almost there!  The first Queen Square Farmers Market is Sunday, May 25th.  



Check out the FACEBOOK page for more…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 16, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #9 . Leah Godin, Java Moose

Saint John is proud of our local coffee roaster, Java Moose...and uptown is lucky to have two locations with friendly, fun, and personable staff.  Stepping into Java Moose on Prince William Street is like stepping into…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 12, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Uptown Mugs #8 . Carla Salazar . L'il Shop of Science LTD.

I'm Carla Salazar, owner of The L'il Shop of Science Ltd.  I've had the business for 3 years, but I worked before there as a employee, for maybe 5 years.  I really enjoy working there, because I have the chance to meet people,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 6, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

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Summer in the Square - Josh Mckinley at King Square

July 24, 2014 from 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come out to Summer in the Square today for free entertainment in the Band Stand! Today's entertainment is provided by Josh Mckinley. See More
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Fossil Hunter at the New Brunswick Museum: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

July 23, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
June 30, 2014 – January 4, 2015. Fossil Hunter: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite. Fossil Hunter is an interactive exhibit developed by the New Brunswick Museum. Based on a true story of New Brunswick geologist, Will Matthew, it recounts the true story of a curious young teenage boy, the son of noted fossil expert George Matthew.  Will discovered the largest trilobite fossil in the world, over 100 years ago in Saint John. The fossil of the crab-like creature was about 500 million years old…See More
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New Brunswick Museum Explorer Days are every day in July and August at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

July 23, 2014 at 9am to August 31, 2014 at 5pm
New Brunswick Museum Explorer Days are every day in July and August:  Museum Explorer Days are EVERY DAY in July and August!  Regular admission. These family adventures are for the young and young at heart. Join the NBM for a full day of themed activities including art instruction, experiments, face painting, eco-friendly educational crafting, old fashioned games, and gallery discovery programmes.  Face painting noon-1pm daily. A day pass at the NBM ensures you can plan your day to capture all…See More
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John Corey’s Quilts Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

July 23, 2014 at 9am to August 31, 2014 at 5pm
April 6, 2014 – August 31, 2014. John Corey’s Quilts at the New Brunswick Museum. John Corey’s interest in, and promotion of, the importance of textiles was a crucial factor in the survival and flourishing of the art of quilting in southern New Brunswick. His decision to commission these quilts not only drew attention to their production but also to their significance on a broader scale. This preserved suite of quilts pays homage to the customs of quilt-making in New Brunswick and it also…See More
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Denim Duo in Uptown Saint John

Denim is a staple is any wardrobe, especially in the colder months here in Canada.  However, denim is huge for summer.  Read on to see a few ways you can wear it this season.A classic denim is easy and breezy with a white linen shirt.  Want a slightly dressier look?  Try crisp white denim with a pair of heels or wedges. Top, Jeans & Bracelet – Collectables || Shoes – …See More
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Brunswick Square Shopping Centre commented on Brunswick Square Shopping Centre's blog post #loyaltolocal
"Thank you so much for commenting Heather! It is incredible that you've stayed the course since '75. We need more people like you who bring a positive 'can-do' attitude to the table! You're totally correct about all of the…"
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Tomato/Tomato Official CD Release Party at Uptown

July 26, 2014 from 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Join Tomato/Tomato for the second night of the official CD release party at the Water Street Dinner Theatre on July 25th. This is the debut of their album "So It Goes"! Tickets will be 10$ in advanced or 12$ at the door. You can buy tickets at The Feel Good store or Backstreet Records. Jessica Rhaye is also performing! See More
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Pegasus at Taco Pica Restaurant

July 26, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
What better way to relax than listening to live music in a comfortable dining atmosphere!  Taco Pica was recently featured on "You Gotta Eat Here", come in and check it out.See More
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Uptown Mugs #15 Apryll Aileen

If anyone has there finger on the pulse of the action in Uptown Saint John it's the multi-talented Apryll Aileen. From music to marketing, Apryll is connected to countless uptown events in so many different ways. A sales & marketing professional by day, Apryll shows her artistic side in the evenings and can often be spotted…See More
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Video Pick of the Week: Cathedral Place

Designer Alessia invites everyone to the check out the all new Cathedral Place apartments at 20 Golding Street this Saturday & Sunday. Learn more at: http://...
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Imperial Theatre posted events
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Cathedral Place posted a blog post

Saint John's Newest Modern Living!

Are you curious about that new building between St Joseph's Hospital and the gorgeous Cathedral? We are finally ready to share Saint John's newest modern living apartments! Join us this Saturday July 19th and Sunday July 20th from 9:00am to 8:00pm and take a tour of the freshest, brightest and most stylish units this city has to offer.Check out our splash page as we get our website up and running:www.cathedralplace.caLook us up on Facebook:…See More
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