Restaurants, Parks & Attractions
In the heart of downtown St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, the predominant home of St. John's' nightlife is George Street. Closed to traffic all evening and most of the business day to make way for pedestrian bar goers. It has the most pubs per square foot of any street in North America. Night clubs line the cobblestones of George Street. Old world pubs lie tucked away on side streets and lanes. Indoor and outdoor concerts. Irish, country, dance, rock and roll and traditional music fills the streets. The people here are legendary for their entertainment. After all, they've been entertaining people for the last 500 years.
Treat Your Taste Buds
St. John's has a heritage of 500 years of taste and ingenuity. Traditional fare. Inspired new cuisine. A blend of ethnic tastes. St. John's has something for every palate.
Feeling adventurous? Try the more traditional cuisine. Jiggs Dinner, cod tongues, salt fish and brewis with scruncheons, toutons and molasses, figgy duff, caribou and moose stew, and bakeapple tarts.
Additional Activities/Locations of Special Interest
Check the following Department of Tourism Newfoundland and Labrador's web site: http://www.newfoundlandlabrodor.com
Off-site Tours Options
Make the most of your time in St. John's. Come early or stay a little longer. Contact McCarthy's Party for a list of experiences available to you. They can be modified or combined. All packages are land-only options departing from St. John's. Contact:
ASLO 2008 Conference
C/o McCarthy's Party Ltd.