Calendar of Activities

Truro Winter Long John Festival Schedule – February 16th – 29th, 2024

Mayors Challenge

All Day

Wear your Long Johns to Work or School

Johnny’s Seniors Social – Parkland Truro (356 Young St.)

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Pre-registration is required. Please email elevesque@shannex.com

Johnny’s Winter Wonderland

2:00 PM -4:00 PM | Civic Square

Skate through the rhythm with DJ Fishguy’s beats, dazzled by Serpentine Studios’ performances, all while sipping on hot chocolate; downtown Truro’s vibrant atmosphere offers the perfect blend of winter joy and shopping delight

Skate Loan Program – Colchester East Hants Public Library

Pickup / Return (2 Day Loan)

Borrow skates with your library card on the following days:

Tuesdays: 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Wednesdays: 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Fridays: 1:00pm – 4:30pm

Saturdays: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Johnny’s Long John Storytime

Truro Public Library (754 Prince St.)

11:00 – 11:30 AM

 Truro Jr. A Bearcat Hockey Game featuring Johnny – Rath Eastlink Community Centre (625 Abenaki Rd.)

7:00 PM

Get in free wearing your Long Johns!

Truro Farmers Market

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Johnny’s Family Hike & Playground Fun

Victoria Park (29 Park Rd.)

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Johnny’s Fat-Bike Adventure

 The Railyard Mountain Bike Park (627 Young St.)

10:30 AM

 Johnny’s Free Family Skate

Rath Eastlink Community Centre (625 Abenaki Rd.)

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Johnny’s Family Sledding Party 

12:00 PM- 3:00 PM

Sponsored by Truro Legion

Truro Legion Hill (32 Brunswick St.)

Johnny’s Guided Night Hike

Meet at Truro Middle School (445 Young St.)

6:30 PM

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here

 Johnny Big Park Adventure

Victoria Park ( 29 Park Rd )

( Self Lead )

More Info

Skis & Snowshoes Loan Program – Douglas Street Recreation Centre

Pickup / Return (4 Day Loan)

Pickup Thursdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Mondays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Or

Pickup Fridays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Return Tuesdays between 9:30am – 4:00pm

Johnny’s Story Trail 

Kiwanis Pond ( 20 Juniper St )

Self Lead

Johnny’s Winter 2024 Bucket List

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here 

Johnny’s Winter Scavenger Hunt 

( Self Lead )

Learn More Here