2020 FALL DISTRICT Convention & Contests

Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday • October 22-23-24-25, 2020

Updated: Saturday, 10/05/2019 - 0930h

Saint John Trade and Convention Centre

1 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2L 4Z6

The Saint John Trade & Convention Centre is owned by the City of Saint John and managed by Hilton Saint John

  • Venue:  Saint John Trade and Convention Centre • 1 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2L 4Z6

  • HQ Hotel:  Hilton Saint John • 1 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick (gps: 75 Smythe Street, Saint John)

  • Hosted by: Sunrise Division chapters • Convention Team chair: t b a

  • Questions? (Name/email-link) Hotel: DVP-Events: Bob Bradley / Contests & Judging: Alan Lamson / Marketing & PR: Steve Salamin

 

Sample Directions-Travel Time & Route - from
Central New England to Saint John, NB Canada > > >

NOTE: Valid US Passport* or State REAL Drivers License ID required for border crossing. / Different time zone (+1-hour) / Canada dollars. (*preferred)


Fall 2020
CONTESTS are:

(Tentative/Proposed @ Sep-2019)

  • NED Men's, Mixed and Women's Chorus Championships

  • NED Men's Chorus Plateau Championships

  • NED Representative Men's, Mixed and Women's Chorus(es) to International Contest 2021 *

  • NED Quartet Championship

  • NED Seniors Quartet Championship

  • NED Representative Seniors Quartet to Midwinter Contest 2021

  • Sunrise Division Men's Chorus Division Championships

  • Sunrise Division Men's, Mixed and Women's Qualification to District Contest 2020

  • Sunrise Division Men's Quartet Division Championships

  • Sunrise Division Men's, Mixed and Women's Quartet Qualification to District Contest 2020

  • Sunrise Division Seniors Quartet Qualification to District Contest 2020


• Contest Venue •

Saint John Trade and Convention Centre

1 Market Square,
Saint John, New Brunswick

(The Contest Venue entrance is directly across the “plaza” from the Hilton.)

Saint John offers the only convention facilities on the awe-inspiring Bay of Fundy. Our event is hosted in this exceptional city of living history, urban energy, and natural splendor, plus the best convention experience imaginable! Take advantage of convention amenities – many of which are linked by the Centre’s unique and convenient Inside Connection pedway – and enjoy the charm of the oldest incorporated city in Canada!


“HQ” Hotel:
Hilton Saint John

  • 1 Market Square, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4Z6, Canada

    • GPS? >>> Enter: 75 Smythe Street, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

  • The rate is $149 CAN (~$119* US) for a Standard with Harbour view.

  • Room rates go up to $234 CAN (~$187* US) for a Club Junior Suite

  • ( The two hotels are attached by an underground passage. )

  • Parking is included which is a concession from the City of Saint John

TEL: +1-506-693-8484 / Contact is Darcy Vaughan

  • (The Contest Venue entrance is directly across the “plaza” from the Hilton.)

  • Please see the photo/images here > > > > > >


Alternate HOTEL:
Delta Hotels Saint John

  • ( The two hotels are attached by an underground passage. )

  • 39 King Street Saint John, New Brunswick

  • The rate is $149 CAN (~$119* US) for a Standard.

  • Parking is included which is a concession from the City of Saint John

  • Worldwide Marriott reservations - Toll-free 1 888 236 2427

Local TEL: +1 506-648-1981 / Contact is Debbie Touchie


MAPS / Directions: (preliminary buttons/links are above)


Learn About Saint John . . .

Tourism Video from DISCOVER SAINT JOHN (2 min) (2019)

 
 

(Uploaded to NED YouTube on marketing@ )


Learn More About Saint John . . .

 

10 Great Things in SAINT JOHN

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Plan now – around the Harmony!
Make it a mini-vacation and enjoy the trip!

Discover Saint John
Pre/Post Convention Suggestions

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ADVERTISE In The 2020 Fall Contest Program!

Taking Orders in Spring 2020. Plan ahead now!
Local, commercial supporters needed, too!

Spring 2020: Select or Tap the Cover image at left to LEARN MORE!  > > >

This is a GREAT opportunity for you and your chapter, chorus, quartet, business and any other service - to reach the Barbershop Harmony community.

Show your stuff!  Offer your services! Tell us about your upcoming events - shows, performances, classes, or your accomplishments and awards!  Maybe YOU have a business and would like others to see your ad - and how YOU support cultural events in the community!

2020 Fall PRICES not established yet.  Your ad helps support the program printing.  For as little as $xx - you can place a quarter-page display ad for all to see!

Full-page, half-page sizes and full-page covers are available, too!  Also, simple message "line-listings" are available!  Send a message to your performing friends! Show YOUR SUPPORT! Wish folks well.  Announce a party!

• Ordering & Paying is EASY! Do it ...ONLINE!

Interested?  Got questions?  To learn more ... go to the DETAILS page.

• DEADLINE?  Your order and ad needed by Monday, SEPT. 28, 2020 - please.

Questions? Answers now available: 

STEVE SALAMIN with any questions!

Thank you for your consideration and support!

SELECT this IMAGE for more INFORMATION and ORDERING! Buying your ad online is now easier than ever!


2020 Fall District Convention - Tentative Schedule of Events

Update v.0 (none) – Wed. 10/05/2019

ALL TIMES for/at the Saint John Trade and Convention Centre (SJTCC) --- unless otherwise noted (e.g. HHSJ = Hilton Hotel Saint John)

Thursday PM - October 22

  • To be determined - here and throughout - below.

Friday PM - October 23 - QUARTET Semi-Finals (single session) —

  • To be determined - here and throughout - below.

Saturday, October 24 - CHORUS Finals

  • To be determined - here and throughout - below.


    * Please NOTE: these (*) stated START times subject to vary - based on the actual END time of the previous line item/event

Saturday (Night), October 25 - QUARTET Finals / Seniors Chorus —

  • To be determined - here and throughout - below.

* Please NOTE: these stated START times subject to vary - based on the actual END time of the previous line item/event.

Sunday, October 26 —

  • LOOK FOR UPDATES LATER INTO 2020. By the end of the Spring Contest cycle. Or sooner?


Registration Deadlines:

EARLY BIRD - Monday, September xx
REGULAR - Tuesday, October xx