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Uptown Saint John - 2010 . a look back...

New Businesses Uptown:

 

Cottage Craft Woolens - City Market

ArtsLink NB - Saint John Arts centre

Bourbon Quarter - 112 Prince William Street…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 29, 2010 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Ring in the new year in Uptown Saint John

* BE SURE TO CALL FOR RESERVATIONS OR TICKETS *…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 22, 2010 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Blessed Fingers . Now Open Uptown

Welcome to uptown Saint John, Blessed Fingers...specializing in Braiding, Hair Extensions, Corn Rows, and Weaving.  With a large selection of hair extensions and accessories, and a huge amount of talent; we are fortunate to have this business right here in our own neighbourhood.  Also, if you are looking for hard…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 21, 2010 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Gift Wrapping at Brunswick Square to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters

Get your Christmas gifts wrapped at Brunswick Square from 11am to 2:30 pm (Monday-Friday) and support Big Brothers Big Sisters.  Any and all presents welcome!

For more information: …

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 21, 2010 at 12:33pm — No Comments

Light Up The Uptown and WIN! 2010 Winners Announced...

The public votes have been tallied and the winners are:

 

First Place, $250 - Fishy Chores . 116 Prince William Street

Second Place, $150 - Keirstead's Flower Shop . 143 Charlotte Street…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 20, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments

Light Up The Uptown and WIN! Vote for your favourite here.

Follow this link to vote for your favourite storefront holiday decor this season! You can vote until Sunday, December 19. The winners will be announced on Monday, December 20.

Three prizes will be awarded: First Prize,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 14, 2010 at 10:21am — No Comments

Irving Oil Donates $35,000 to Assist Chicken Noodle Club

A large crowd was on hand today at the Chicken Noodle Club as Irving Oil announced a $35,000 donation to allow the Inner City Youth Ministry to continue providing 1000s of hot lunchtime meals each year to school children in the community.

Exciting news indeed!

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 13, 2010 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Queen Nails - Unique Nail Care and Design

Ladies, wouldn't it be cool to get something really unique, attractive and attention grabbing, done to your nails for the holiday season?

Queen Nails at 107 Princess Street offers professional nail care and impressive design ideas, as well as:

Acrylic, UV Gel, Gel powder, Solars Nails, Pink and…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 10, 2010 at 1:24pm — No Comments

Wayne Gretzky Visits Uptown



Hockey legend Wayne Gretzky was uptown this morning for a special breakfast fundraiser at the Trade & Convention Centre along with his father Walter Gretzky and guest host Frank McKenna. The sold out event raised $25,000 for the Empty Stocking Fund & Romero House. Amazing!


So cool to have #99 in…
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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 9, 2010 at 5:14pm — No Comments

Light Up The Uptown and WIN!

I T ’S A CHRISTMAS DECORATING CHALLENGE

So show us your Christmas spirit and make the uptown sparkle!

Light up the Uptown and Win!



First Prize $250

Second Prize $150

Third Prize $100



The contest is open to all uptown merchants and services.

Prizes will be awarded on December 20th.



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 3, 2010 at 11:57am — No Comments

Holiday Hours Uptown

Aitkens Pewter

Brunswick Square

657.2044

Monday - Friday 10am - 8pm

Saturday 10am - 6pm

Sunday 12pm-5pm only until Dec 19th

December 24 - 10 am - 5pm

December 25 Closed

December 26 Closed

December 27 10am - 6pm

December 28 10am - 6pm

December 29 10am -… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 3, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments

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

October 20, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: 1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. 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…See More
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The Lost War: 1776-1783 - exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 20, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: The Lost War: 1776-1783 exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. New Brunswick was created out of the western portion of Nova Scotia in 1784 as a result of the American War of Independence. Many had opposed rebellion. More than 500,000 of these Tories or Loyalists existed at one time or another but most chose to remain part of American society. For others, at least 60,000, exile was the only alternative. In 1783, over 30,000 boarded vessels in New York for Nova Scotia and…See More
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Future Fossil Tools: Early Explorations Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 20, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. New Brunswick artist Carol Taylor continues her exploration of the interaction between geological processes and human presence. The exhibition is the further development of artistic concepts first shown at the NBM in 2011. In the original exhibition, Carol Taylor conceived of Future Fossils as artworks that considered the continuum of geological processes in combination with vestiges of human presence. An aspect of her inquiry was inspired by a group of…See More
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Forming a Vision: The Art and Geology of the Stonehammer Geopark Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 20, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. The exhibition features 20 pieces of artwork from the permanent collection of the NBM, dating between 1805 and 2008. Stonehammer Geopark contains some of the most extensively documented landscapes in New Brunswick.  For more than 200 years artists and photographers have taken inspiration from the magnificent vistas and natural wonders that abound. Two aspects of the landscape, in particular, have drawn the most attention: The Reversing Falls Rapids in Saint…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

October 20, 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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Uptown Saint John Inc posted an event
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Chop Chop Fall at Various Restaurants Uptown

October 27, 2014 to November 2, 2014
During this savory restaurant week, patrons will be treated to specials offered exclusively for this occasion at three different price levels.  . Let your mouths water in anticipation the ‘’ served up and you will be wowed.  Participating restaurants will offer one or a combination of the following specials…See More
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47 Canterbury Street - ART EXHIBITION at The Canterbury Lounge

October 17, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm
Some of the most talented artist in the city such as JOHN POTTLE, GORDON JENNINGS, ELIZABETH UNDERWOOD AND SKOT MURRAY will be displaying some of their pieces at The Canterbury Lounge. Stop by the Canterbury while you are out "Gallery Hoping" to admire great pieces of art and enjoy a cocktail! Drink Specials from 5:00 p.m - 10:00 p.m: * $5 glass of wine* $5 Stella ArtoisSee More
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Explorer Saturdays at the New Brunswick Museum: Life on the Great Seas! at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 18, 2014 from 10am to 4pm
18, and 25 October Saturdays 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM: Life on the Great Seas! Regular admission.  What were the ships like that brought Europeans to the Maritimes 400 years ago?  How long did it take to cross the Atlantic Ocean? Find out about this and more through art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.www.nbm-mnb.ca…See More
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Explorer Saturdays at the New Brunswick Museum: Life on the Great Seas! at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 25, 2014 from 10am to 4pm
25 October Saturday 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM: Life on the Great Seas! Regular admission.  What were the ships like that brought Europeans to the Maritimes 400 years ago?  How long did it take to cross the Atlantic Ocean? Find out about this and more through art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.www.nbm-mnb.ca  506-643-2300 /…See More
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Harbour History Walk at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 19, 2014 from 2pm to 3pm
19 October Sunday 2pm: Harbour History Walk. Regular Admission. Join the NBM and learn some of the early stories of the Saint John Harbour with a walk along Harbour Passage in Uptown Saint John.  Meet at the NBM foyer. (Bilingual)New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.www.nbm-mnb.ca  506-643-2300 / 1888-268-9595See More
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Uptown Mugs #21 . Laurenne Foley aka La Reine ~ Queen of Dance

Laurenne Foley aka La Reine ~ Queen of Dance, is a familiar face in the hip uptown night scene as the house DJ at Mexicali Rosa's and the lady behind the music at countless other events & clubs. Her funky cool style keeps the the dance floors hopping…See More
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Handel's Messiah at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

December 7, 2014 from 7:30pm to 10pm
Experience the combined power of The Cathedral Choir and Orchestra and an all-New Brunswick cast in this epic holiday masterpiece! The brilliant orchestration and divine harmonies will send your heart soaring, and the instantly recognizable Hallelujah chorus will bring you to your feet! And where better to experience this treasure but in the acoustically magnificent Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Saint John -- a designated Provincial Heritage Place!Conducted by Music Director,…See More
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Pegasus at Taco Pica Restaurant

October 18, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Live instrumental music at Taco Pica, the restaurant that's been at part of Saint John's Uptown scene for 20 years!  Featured over and over again in "Where to Eat in Canada". See More
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