Three Things to do the weekend is a varied sampling of what to be at this weekend, featuring things we haven’t already covered this week. For more options, visit our add-you-own events page.


Spirit Song Festival 
Saturday 1:00 – 5:00pm @ The St. John’s Native Friendship Centre.

The St.John’s Native Friendship Centre’s annual Spirit Song Festival is happening this weekend. Everyone is welcome to drop by the Centre for an afternoon of cultural activities including; a Reconciliation Circle, an Open Jam Session, a Collaborative Art Piece, and a Four Fires Feast.


Guy Fawkes Night
Sunday 6:30 -8:30pm @ Portugal Cove/ St. Phillips Recreation Centre (side lot)

The Town of Portugal Cove/St. Phillips is hosting a Giant Bonfire in celebration of Guy Fawkes Night with free marshmallows and hot chocolate. Scouts will be hosting a fundraiser bake sale at the event, so there’ll be no end to the tasty treats at this big ol’blaze.

For The Kids

Sunday Nature Program
Sunday 2:00 – 4:00pm @ MUN Botanical Gardens

Every Sunday until November 19th, MUN Botanical Gardens will be hosting a Family Drop In Program. Over the course of the next three Sundays, the Gardens’ education staff will lead participants through a ton of fun activities centred around nature appreciation. Activities include arts and crafts, story time, meeting cool critters (like a red-eared slider turtle), and feeding the ducks! Children must be accompanied by an adult.