Leisure Activities

Below is a non-biased, non-partisan list of events and associations to explore and experience when you arrive to the St. John's and Metro area. The list is compied stirckly as suggestions for family enjoyment and leisure activities. 

Historic Sites Association- www.historicsites.ca
10 Forbes St, Suite 204
Chelsea Building
709 753 2566
Toll free- 1 877 753 9262
Includes a list of provincial historic sites like Cape Spear, Signal Hill, L’anse aux Meadows and more along with history about each site and the contact information.
 
Terra Nova National Park- www.pc.gc.ca
709 533 2801
Located off the Trans-Canada Highway in Glovertown, Traytown. Terra Nova is 400 square kilometers of natural beauty, with all kinds of activities to enjoy along with camping when the park is open during the year.
 
Botanical Gardens- www.mun.ca/botgarden
306 Mount Scio Road
709 864 8590
  
The Rooms at Fort Townshend- www.therooms.ca
9 Bonaventure Ave
709 757 8090
 
Johnson Geo Centre- www.geocentre.ca
175 Signal Hill Road
709 737 7880
 
Grand Concourse- www.grandconcourse.ca
439 Allandale Road
709 737 1077
 
Historic Downtown- www.downtownstjohns.com
139 Water Street. Suite 903
709 579 4139
 
Salmonier Nature Park
Salmonier Line, Holyrood
709 229 7888
Visit Salmonier Nature Park on Facebook for regular updates
 
East Coast Trail- www.eastcoasttrail.com
50 Pippy Place, 2nd Floor, Unit 9
709 738 4453
 
The Fluvarium- www.fluvarium.ca
5 Nagle’s Place
709 754 3474/ 709 722 3825
 
Manuel’s River- www.manuelsriver.ca
7 Conception Bay Highway
709 834 2099
 
Northern Bay Sands
NL-70, Northern Bay
709 584 3465
  

Funderdome- www.funderdome.ca
2 Corisande Dr, Mt. Pearl
368 4444
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Axtion- www.axtion.ca
55 Hebron Way
738 4336
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Whee Indoor Playground- www.wheeindoorplayground.ca
61 Pippy Place
739 8055
*Hosts Childrens Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Polka Dot Place- www.polkadotplace.ca
1489 Topsail Rd
221 3870
*Hosts Childrens Birthday Parties. Best suited for kids 0-5. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Frontline Action- www.frontlineaction.com
10 Pearl Place
747 4653
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Get Air- www.getairnewfoundland.com
63 Thorburn Rd
702 0876
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Wallnuts- www.wallnutsclimbing.com
57 Old Pennywell Rd
579 9255
 
Techniplex- www.avalonsports.ca
39 Churchill Ave
726 7877
 
Clay Café- www.claycafeavalon.ca
961 Topsail Rd
745 2345
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
The Little Gym- www.thelittlegym.com/StJohnsNL
286 Torbay Rd
754 7655
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.

Jack Axes- www.jackaxesinc.com
152 Water Street
221 6525
 
Escape Quest- www.escape-quest.com
156 Duckworth St
221 3742
 
Breakout NL- www.breakoutnl.com
1399 Torbay Rd
437 1266
 
The Wee Gym- www.theweegym.com
16 Hops St #103
834 7096
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
The Max- www.yourmax.ca
  • 34 New Cove Rd
  • 6 St. Clare Ave
  • 1 Olympic Dr
709 733 7330
Max locations host various services including Birthday Parties. Refer to website for pricing.
 
Lester’s Farm- www.lestersfarmmarket.com
173 Brookfield Rd
747 3276
*Hosts Children’s Birthday Parties.
 
Lesters Farm Chalet- www.lestersfamilyfarm.ca
90 Pearltown Rd
368 2458
 
Annual St. John’s Regatta- www.stjohnsregatta.ca
10 Clancey Dr
576 8921
 
Arts & Culture Centre- www.artsandculturecentre.com/stjohns
95 Allandale Rd
729 3900
 
Holy Heart Theatre- www.holyhearttheatre.com
55 Bonaventure Ave
579 4424
 
The Rec Room- https://www.therecroom.com/stjohns-avalon/info
48 Kenmount Rd
*Located on the top floor of the Avalon Mall, alongside the theatre
 
Scotiabank Theatre- www.cineplex.com
48 Kenmount Rd
722 5763
*Located on the top floor of the Avalon Mall
 
Cineplex Cinemas- www.cineplex.com
760 Topsail Rd
364 8503
 
PowerPlex- www.nlsportscentre.ca
90 Crosbie Rd
729 6769
 
St. John’s Soccer Club- www.sjsoccer.ca
3 Carnell Dr
576 8041
 
St. John’s Farmers Market- www.stjohnsfarmersmarket.ca
245 Freshwater Rd
 
Mount Pearl Market- www.themarketfamily.ca
61 Park Ave( Park Avenue Community Centre)
 
North Atlantic Zip line- http://www.zipthenorthatlantic.com/
Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
368 8681
 
For an A-Z index of select programming and services visit- www.gov.nl.ca
www.newfoundlandandlabrador.com