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Day 1: Cape Spear to St. John's

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Cape Spear
Blackhead Road
St John's, Newfoundland

Date: August 24, 2011

Celebration Time: 9:00am-10:30am

Location: Cape Spear Lighthouse National Historic Site of Canada

Please note that there is no parking available at Cape Spear. Transportation to the event will be by shuttle from the St. John's Arts and Culture Centre (Prince Philip Drive and Allandale Road).

Shuttles are running from 8:00-8:15 a.m., so arrive early. Parking at the Centre will be available from 7:30 a.m. There will be accessible buses available for wheelchair users. The shuttles will return to the Centre between 11:30-12:30 p.m.

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