Schedule of Events

(click here for a printable schedule)


The place to be on August 1st to August 5th is Long Harbour – Mt. Arlington Heights, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador. The Town is celebrating its 50th Anniversary of Incorporation and it’s going to be a time! Admission details are below the schedule.

Wednesday August 1st

7:30pm: Meet & Greet/Casino Night

Thursday August 2nd

7:30pm: Local Talent Concert & Adult Kitchen Party

Friday August 3rd

8:30am – 3:00pm: Early Registration at the Town Office
10:00am – 2:30pm: Vale Site Tours
5:30 – 6:00 pm: Mummers Parade from the Town Hall to the Ball Park
6:00 – 7:00pm: Opening Ceremonies at the Ball Park hosted by Michael Lynch
7:00pm: Newfie Night Dinner – Feed of fish’n brewis, fishcakes, baked beans & bologna, fresh homemade bread and desserts
7:00 – 8:30pm: Stogger Tight
8:30 – 10:00pm: Jag Rays
10:00pm: Fireworks by Pyro Pat
10:30-11:00pm: Comedian Michael Lynch
11:30 – 1:00am: The Greene’s
1:00 – 2:00am: Young Guns & Local Talent

Saturday August 4th

10:00am: Brunch at the Community Centre ($5/person)
12:00 – 1:00pm: Opening of the Time Capsule (at the Community Centre)
1:30 – 2:30pm: Teen’s Amazing Race (starting from the Community Centre)
2:00 – 4:00pm: Princess Characters
2:00 – 3:00pm: Zumba (at the Ball Park)
3:00 – 4:00pm: Open Mic (at the Ball Park)
4:00 – 5:00pm: Shillon (at the Ball Park)
5:30 – 7:30pm: Screech-In with Michael Lynch & Guests
7:30 – 8:30pm: Bugs & Debbie Greene
9:00 – 10:30pm: Masterless Men
11:00pm – 2:00am: Third Strike & Local Talent

Sunday August 5th

11:00am: Cemetery Mass
12:00 (noon): Cold Plate Lunch at the Community Centre (Eat-in or Take-out)
2:00 – 6:00pm: Old Fashion Garden Party:
– Open Mic
– Bouncy Castles
– Teddy Bears Picnic
– Fire Truck Display
– Games of Chance
– Face Painting
– Ticket Sales/Spin Wheels
– Beer Tent

6:30 – 7:00pm: Closing Ceremonies & Closing of the Time Capsule


1 August Wednesday: Casino Night $20.00 Buy-In / Gift Basket valued at $500.00
2 August Thursday: Local Talent Concert & Kitchen Party: $5.00, Free (12 & under)
3 August Friday: Outdoor Concert: $10.00 (19+), $5.00 (teens), Free (12 & under)
4 August Saturday: Outdoor Concert: $10.00 (19+), $5.00 (teens), Free (12 & under)
5 August Sunday: Garden Party (No Charge)

We hope you drop by to enjoy our 2018 Come Home Year festivities and that at the end of our celebration you leave with an armload of prizes, a full stomach, souvenirs to mark the occasion and – most importantly – the most wonderful memories to cherish forever!