Up The Pond: The Royal St. John's Regatta

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July 2018 - June 2019
Level 3

The Regatta is a two-century old St. John’s rowing event and gigantic garden party held the first Wednesday of every August at Quidi Vidi Lake, weather depending. This year The Rooms commemorates this longstanding day of racing and fun “up the pond.” 

Explore Regatta stories, legendary crews and lakeside traditions through artifacts, historic imagery and memorabilia.  Share your Regatta memories and traditions with us! 

You can also try your hand at some fun and games in our special Regatta games area, also in the atrium on Level 3.