Recreation and Special Events

Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s has much to offer its residents and visitors. With annual festivals such as our Winter Carnival and Regatta Festival, there is also have a variety of events every month, including an Environment Fair, Community Awards, and celebrations of the holidays. Please check back as we are always coming up with new ways to celebrate living in this great town in this fantastic province!

Many of our programs require online registration and payment through eServices. If you are a resident and you have not yet used eServices to pay for a program in PCSP, you will be prompted to enter a “sign up key” the first time you use eServices. Please contact Joe Donkers, Accounting Technician, at 895-5666 or [email protected] to receive your sign up key. If you are living in a rental property in PCSP and you are not the registered owner of the home, you will need to sign up as a guest account and you will not require a sign up key.

Upcoming This Season

NEW DATE – June 15, 2019: Babysitting Course

Youth ages 11-16 are encouraged to take part in our upcoming Babysitting Course, which will be facilitated by the Canadian Red Cross and First Aid Vitals. To register go to eServices or contact Mike Stone at 895-5671 or [email protected]

June 28 – July 7, 2019: Canada Day and Regatta Festival

Join in on all the fun! The 2019 Canada Day and Regatta Festival takes place from June 28th to July 7th, 2019. Some of this year’s exciting events include: Regatta Day Festivities, Regatta Night Dance, Canada Day Celebrations, Touch a Truck, and more!

July 21-26, 2019: Killick Coast Games

Registration is now open – Click here to register for the 2019 Killick Coast Games.

This year, PCSP is the host community for the The Killick Coast Games! The games take place every summer to inspire fun and friendly competition. The Killick Coast is made up of six towns that circle St. John’s. The six towns that are represented by the Killick Coast are Portugal Cove- St. Philip’s, Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove, Torbay, Bauline, Flat Rock and Pouch Cove. Within this united section of communities, the Killick Coast Games are an opportunity for young people from each of the communities to play different sports against one another. Sports include ball hockey, softball, basketball, soccer and cross country.

Summer 2019: Library Events

Come by the PCSP Library this season for a range of exciting events for the whole family. There’s always something fun happening at the Library! Check out the Library Page for all the details.

Events Throughout the Year


Special Events


Expos and Fairs






Local Competitions


Seniors Events




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Contact Our Staff

Elyse Coombs


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Dawn Sharpe

Director of Recreation and Community Services

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Nicole Clark

Special Events / Programs Coordinator

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Nick Miller

Sports Coordinator

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Mike Stone

Special Events / Programs Coordinator

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