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Upcoming Events at Newman Wine Vaults

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Ongoing Experiences

Included in the price of admission.

May 20, 2017

  • Guided Tour - Enjoy a guided tour of one of few vaults remaining in the province with one of our knowledgeable interpreters. The Newman Wine Vaults tell the amazing story of a 300-year connection between wine produced in sunny Portugal, aged in the cool climate of Newfoundland, and sipped by England's aristocracy for generations.
  • Scent Station - Do you think you have a good nose? Try the scent station - a unique and interactive experience that will really test your sniffer. Challenge your friends to identify smells associated with wine.
  • Family Friendly Activities - The Newman Wine Vaults has activities appropriate for all ages including a treasure hunt with a prize for all who complete it, an arch building game, and more.

Location: Newman Wine Vaults PHS, St. John's
For more information contact:
Tel: (709) 729-2627, Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

 

Cheese and Port Tasting

June 10, 2017

June 10, 2017

Treat your taste buds to two of life's greatest pleasures. Join us for an evening of local artisan cheese from Five Brothers paired with delightful wines and ports selected by Beckett on Wine, all in the intimate atmosphere of the historic Newman Wine Vaults.

Presented in partnership with
5 Brothers Cheese & Beckett on Wine 
Location: Newman Wine Vaults
Contact for more information:
Tel: (709) 729-2627 Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

 

Chocolate and Port Tasting

September 30 and October 1, 2017

June 10, 2017

Join us for a wine and chocolate tasting at the Newman Wine Vaults. Delight your senses with Newfoundland Chocolate Company's single origin chocolates, paired with the finest wine in the intimate atmosphere of Newfoundland and Labrador's historic wine cellar.

Presented in partnership with the Newfoundland Chocolate Company
Location: Newman Wine Vaults, PHS
Contact for more information:
Tel: (709) 729-2627 Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

 

Discovery Day

Activities for the whole family.

June 25, 2017

Explore tales of pirates, profit, and port this Discovery Day Weekend at the Newman Wine Vaults. Discover the fascinating history of Newman's celebrated port through hands on activities including testing your nose at our scent station and building a vaulted roof. Don't forget to pick up a scavenger hunt and claim your treasure!

 

Free admission
Location: Commissariat House PHS, Programming space
For more information, contact: Lynda Keefe, Site Supervisor
Tel: (709) 729-6730, Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

Free admission
Location: Commissariat House PHS, Programming space
For more information, contact:
Tel: (709) 729-2627, Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

 

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 7, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 8, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 14, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 15, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 21, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 22, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 28, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

July 29, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

August 4, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

August 5, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

August 11, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Shakespeare by the Sea

August 12, 2017, 8pm

The Shakespeare By The Sea Festival is the longest running outdoor summer theatre event in the St. John's area. Since 1993, the Shakespeare By The Sea Festival has been performing the works of the famous Bard all around the greater St. John's area. Visit their website at shakespearebytheseafestival.com for full details.

More about Shakespeare By The Sea Festival

Presented in partnership with Shakespeare by the Sea
Location: The Newman Wine Vaults PHS
Contact for more information:
For tickets call 709-722-SBTS (7287) or online.

 

Mick Davis in the Vaults

September 23, 2017

September 23, 2017

Nearing 20 years in business, Mick Davis is a music veteran with oodles of touring, writing, producing & recording experience. His fans include former Rolling Stones manager Andrew Loog Oldham, Bruce Springsteen's right hand man Steve Van Zandt, Canadian guitar hero Gordie Johnson & legendary screen actress Kim Novak. Mick is the recipient of MusicNL's 2015 Pop/Rock Recording of the Year Award for HELLO AGAIN & 2014's Male Artist Of The Year Award for LEARNING THE GAME- both albums written, produced & performed entirely by Mick. Mick has fronted NL's premier rock act The Novaks since 2002, touring Canada, the US & England, including dates with Queens of the Stone Age, White Stripes & KISS.  Mick's latest solo recording is COATS & BADGES, released on November 5, 2015.

Location: Newman Wine Vaults, PHS
Contact for more information:
Tel: (709) 729-2627, Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca

 

 

Doors Open

September 23, 2017

September 23, 2017

Explore the Newman Wine Vaults where for hundreds of years port from sunny Portugal was aged before being enjoyed by generations of English aristocracy. The stone walls of the vaults are infused with the bouquet of old St. John's.

Free admission
Location: Commissariat House PHS, Programming space
For more information, contact:
Tel: (709) 729-2627, Email: commissariat@seethesites.ca