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Visitor Information

Welcome to beautiful St. Martins, New Brunswick, Canada! We can't wait to not only introduce you to the incredible performances and activities we've got lined up this year, but to showcase everything else our stunning coastal wonder has to offer.

Welcome to St. Martins

St. Martins, New Brunswick, Canada boasts a rich and longstanding history of seafaring and shipbuilding dating back to 1783. This, combined with the most incredible picturesque seaside vistas and charming local venues, made it the perfect choice to host the Fundy Sea Shanty Festival.

From its friendly local businesses and cheerful residents to its bustling harbour area, world-famous sea caves, and proximity to the breathtaking Fundy Trail Parkway - St. Martins offers the very best in Bay of Fundy tourism. It's a destination you'll not soon forget, and if the festival is your first visit, we can pretty much guarantee it won't be your last!

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Getting Here

St. Martins is located along the Bay of Fundy, accessed via Route 111 in New Brunswick, Canada. Some approximate driving times include...

  • From the Saint John Airport: 30 minutes

  • From Sussex, New Brunswick: 45 minutes (via Route 111)

  • From Canada/USA Border (via Calais, Maine): 1.5 hours

  • From Bangor, Maine: 4 hours

  • From Montreal, Quebec: 10 hours

  • From Toronto, Ontario: 15 hours

For an extra-spectacular scenic route during your travels, try the Fundy Coastal Drive or travel through the Fundy Trail Parkway (admission required to access the park)

Partners in St. Martins

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Partners in Saint John

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Book your Group Rate for Fundy Sea Shanty Festival Go'ers starting at $189 CAD per night from Fri, Aug. 11 to Mon, Aug. 14, 2023 (Last Day to Book: Wed, July 12, 2023)


Call  (506) 646-0366 and ask about the special festival rate starting at $159 CAD per night! (Last Day to Book: Tues, July 11, 2023)

New this year, we'll be offering shuttles between Saint John & St. Martins! Tickets available via Eventbrite.  

MUST be pre-booked. (Hit "Get Tickets" and find "Transportation" under add-ons).


Friday,  Aug 11

Depart: Days Inn at 2:45 PM

Depart: Delta SJ at 2:55 PM

Return: Bus leaves St Martins at 11:00 PM

Saturday, Aug 12

Depart: Days Inn at 8:00 and 11:00 AM

Depart: Delta SJ at 8:10 and 11:10 AM

Return: Bus leaves St Martins at 10:30 PM

Sunday, Aug 13

Depart: Days Inn at 8:00 and 11:00 AM

Depart: Delta SJ at 8:10 and 11:10 AM

Return: Bus leaves St Martins at 7:00 PM

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