Memorial Day / Canada Day Sunrise Event

a family of five holding Canadian flags and Canada umbrellas
Time: 6:00 AM
Location: Signal Hill upper parking lot (adjacent to Cabot Tower)
Cost: Free!


Be the first in the country to celebrate Canada Day!

After two years, we’re excited to invite you back to Signal Hill to commemorate Memorial Day and to start off your Canada Day celebrations. Join us and the City of St. John’s to watch the sun rise as the last post plays, sing O Canada, wave our flag, and have a cupcake.

*A free Metrobus shuttle will be operating between the Visitor Centre and Cabot Tower starting at 5:15 am. There will be two, accessible buses in operation for the event.

NEW Kite Festival

a silhouette of a child flying a kite at sunset
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Signal Hill National Historic Site
Cost: Free!


More details coming soon!

The health and safety of Canadians, visitors, and Parks Canada team members is our top priority. All of our events will follow the advice of local public health experts to limit the spread of COVID-19 and reduce risks to visitors and employees.