10:30 AM - Join us for a special Sunday service at Trinity Church, the
church of the Loyalists. Feel free to wear your Loyalist-era costumes!
Join Saint Johners as we celebrate the 231st anniversary of the landing
of the Loyalists and the 229th anniversary of the incorporation of the
City of Saint John. It all happens in Uptown Saint John on May 18th.
Below are some of the activities taking place.
10:00 AM – Market Square Atrium: The New Brunswick Branch of the United
Empire Loyalist Association of Canada commemorates the arrival of our
Loyalist ancestors. Music will be provided by St. Mary’s Band, with
remarks by Minister Dorothy Shephard and Mayor Mel Norton. Following
the ceremony, enjoy a piece of cake for Saint John’s 229th birthday.
12:00 PM – Marco Polo Cruise Terminal: The 3rd Field Regiment (The Loyal Company) fires its annual 21-gun salute.
In the afternoon, Loyalist House and the New Brunswick Museum will be open free of admission.
6:30 PM - Join us for our Loyalist Day Banquet at the Union Club, 125
Germain Street. Tickets are $40. Contact us to reserve tickets.
Join us as we celebrate our community’s past and present!