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Robin's Beadworks . Now Open, 80 Princess Street

Robin, in her charming new shop at 80 Princess Street.



Robin's BeadWorks is happy to be uptown again, and we are thrilled to have this unique business now part of the uptown…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 9, 2012 at 11:02am — 1 Comment

"Be My Valentine" contest, compliments of Aitkens Pewter





Aitkens Pewter, an Atlantic Canadian chain of handcrafted pewter stores, is having a huge giveaway just in time for Valentine’s Day!



Aitkens Pewter was founded in 1972 and has been serving the Atlantic region with fine pewter ever since with stores located in Fredericton, Saint John and Halifax. Aitkens Pewter also has a main studio/workshop located in Fredericton where they handcraft…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 3, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Top Ten Changes for 2012 . Advice to uptown merchants from Barbara Wold

2012, A Year of Change -- Top Ten Changes



1.  Weekday Convenience and Weekend Experience

These will be the major drivers in 2012 in retailing. The consumer will expect you to provide convenience during the week which may mean you will need to offer different services and possibly longer hours. During the weekend customers want your store to WOW them and therefore more theatrical…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on January 26, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Time for another New Year Celebration - Chinese New Year Gala 2012 (Jan.21)



Saint John is very fortunate to be invited to experience the celebration of a new year once again; the Year of Dragon.

Come out to…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on January 4, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Belly Beautiful Maternity Inc.

Just in time for Christmas, Belly Beautiful is now open at 111 Prince William Street.



All the ladies need to style, and Belly Beautiful offers just that for every stage of your pregnancy.  Fashionable and chic, this is a unique shop to look your very best.  Even if you aren't quite at the maternity wearing…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 23, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

A Very Honourable Mention . Holiday Decor Uptown . Keirstead's Flower Shop

Keirstead's Flower Shop is absolutely magical both inside and out.  We would like to give a special salute and prize to Keirstead's for extending such holiday enchantment.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 20, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments

'Light Up The Uptown and WIN!' Holiday Storefront Decorating Contest winners revealed...

And the winners for 2011 are:



First Place



Fishy Chores

116 Prince William Street…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 20, 2011 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Uptown Saint John . Ringing in the New Year!

Uptown will salut the past year and toast to the new in a big way. Much is happening on every block.



Pick a place to party, or make your rounds. Here's what's on...

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 19, 2011 at 2:54pm — No Comments

Holiday Wishes from Safe Sox

Fleece On Earth And Good Wool To All

Safe Sox (Facebook)

116 Prince William…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 19, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

A look back to 'A Night for the Paramount'

On Friday, November 18, over 300 people came out to enjoy a showcase of local talent and exhibit a passionate support for reviving the Paramount Theatre.  The crowd was entertained by John Morrison, Earthbound Trio, Dann Downes and the Migrant Workers, The Honeyboys, and WTFunk.  Below are some pictures from the event:…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 6, 2011 at 3:36pm — No Comments

Mayor's Tree Lighting

The Annual Mayor's Tree Lighting was enjoyed by all on November 25.  Santa spread his cheer as Christmas Carols rung through the uptown.  The tree looks absolutely magical.  Below are some pictures of the evening:…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 6, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Blossoms . Now Open . 95 Prince William Street

We welcome Blossoms Fresh Fruit Arrangements and Cafe to uptown Saint John!

This location, now open at 95 Prince William Street is the first franchise to have a cafe in Canada.  The cafe is inviting and comfortable with comfy bar and chairs looking out onto the renowned and historic Prince William…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 5, 2011 at 3:40pm — No Comments

Taste Of Egypt opens in uptown Saint John . 87 King Street

If you are looking for something different, something cool, a taste of something new; you must try Taste Of Egypt, recently opened on King Street in uptown Saint John.



Taste of Egypt offers Herbal Shisha with an assortment of flavours such as mango, strawberry, apple, canteloupe,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on December 5, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

A Glimpse of our recent Uptown Sparkles Open House

It was a splendid, blustling day in uptown on Saturday, November 26, our Uptown Sparkles Open House.  Shops, Restaurants, Salons, Galleries, and both Brunswick Square and Market Square offered something extra special to make this occassion fun and memorable.



Mrs. Claus and her elf, made their way around…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 29, 2011 at 12:51pm — No Comments

Santa Claus Parade Winners

Once again the Saint John Annual Santa Claus Parade wow'd and awe'd.  It was fabulous to see so many people out to welcome Santa to town.



It was a tough decision, because every entry was splendid, but here are the winners:



Winning Entries:



Best in Parade              …

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 23, 2011 at 1:40pm — No Comments

Uptown Sparkles . Uptown Holiday Open House, November 26

City sidewalks busy sidewalks

Dressed in holiday style…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 22, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Santa comes to town this Saturday evening, why not stay uptown with the fam and enjoy some good eats

On November 19, Santa Claus is coming to town!



This is a highlight of the year for all.  The historic streets are magically lit, as rosy-cheeked, sparkly-eyed children and adults await jolly old St. Nick.  The spirit of the…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 17, 2011 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Retail and Service advice from Barbara World: Customers Will Pay More (If You Treat Them Well)

Customers Will Pay More (If You Treat Them Well)



 I saw this statistic the other day and found it very interesting



-- 68% of consumers say they will pay more for a product/service if they feel like they are getting a better customer service experience. - Harris Interactive, Consumer Experience Impact Report, 2011



This is interesting for several reasons, here are…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 10, 2011 at 12:15pm — No Comments

Pictures from the Fall Gallery Hop

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 8, 2011 at 4:54pm — No Comments

Some Photos from Fashion Forward 2011

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 8, 2011 at 2:47pm — No Comments

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Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo & Roussel exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

July 3, 2015 at 9am to September 28, 2015 at 5pm
June 11, 2015 – September 28, 2015: Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo & Roussel exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. This exhibition offers homage to Claude Roussel, an internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor. It represents a collection of thirty hooked rugs reproduced by Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo from Claude Roussel’s designs.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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Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

July 3, 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
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B.A. Johnston, Reagan's Rayguns & Young Satan In Love at Callahan's Pub

July 7, 2015 all day
B.A. Johnston, Reagan's Rayguns & Young Satan In Love perform at Callahan's on July 7. Cover is $5 at the door.See More
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July 3 - 5: A Weekend of Music Uptown!

Friday, July 3Cajun RootsMarket Square Boardwalk5pm…See More
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O'Leary's - "On the Main Stage" - UP at O'Leary's Pub

July 10, 2015 at 10:30pm to July 11, 2015 at 1:45am
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Suite Serendipity is now a member of Uptown Directory
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Summer in the Square Presents: Clinton Charlton at King's Square Bandstand

August 1, 2015 from 12pm to 2pm
Uptown Saint John is proud to present free entertainment throughout the summer! Local artists will delight crowds at the King's Square Bandstand on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays throughout July and August. If the weather takes a turn for the worse, the festivities will head indoors to the Saint John City Market. Bring a friend and enjoy fabulous live entertainment in the heart of Uptown Saint John! Performing today is Clinton Charlton from noon-2pm.  See More
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Fundy Fringe Festival posted an event

Fundy Fringe RETRO DANCE PARTY fundraiser at BMO Studio Theatre, Saint John Theatre Company

July 11, 2015 at 8pm to July 12, 2015 at 12am
Dance the night away! Party the night away to the oldies with the Fundy Fringe Festival! Admission by donations. See More
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Work Whistle Weekend Windup at Market Square Broadwalk

August 21, 2015 from 5pm to 11pm
Listen for the Whistle! The Work Whistle Weekend Windup kicks off the weekend every Friday at 5pm! A solo act will perform at 5pm, followed by a band at 8pm and the Electro Pop Biergarten with live DJ at 11pm! See you on the Boardwalk! For more information, please visit www.marketsquaresj.comSee More
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Work Whistle Weekend Windup at Market Square Broadwalk

August 14, 2015 from 5pm to 11pm
Listen for the Whistle! The Work Whistle Weekend Windup kicks off the weekend every Friday at 5pm! A solo act will perform at 5pm, followed by a band at 8pm and the Electro Pop Biergarten with live DJ at 11pm! See you on the Boardwalk! For more information, please visit www.marketsquaresj.comSee More
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Work Whistle Weekend Windup at Market Square Broadwalk

August 7, 2015 from 5pm to 11pm
Listen for the Whistle! The Work Whistle Weekend Windup kicks off the weekend every Friday at 5pm! A solo act will perform at 5pm, followed by a band at 8pm and the Electro Pop Biergarten with live DJ at 11pm! See you on the Boardwalk! For more information, please visit www.marketsquaresj.comSee More
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Work Whistle Weekend Windup at Market Square Broadwalk

July 31, 2015 from 5pm to 11pm
Listen for the Whistle! The Work Whistle Weekend Windup kicks off the weekend every Friday at 5pm! A solo act will perform at 5pm, followed by a band at 8pm and the Electro Pop Biergarten with live DJ at 11pm! See you on the Boardwalk! For more information, please visit www.marketsquaresj.comSee More
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