Veterans Peace Park Illumination Schedule

For questions, comments or concerns related to the illumination of the Veterans Peace Park, please email

The Veterans Peace Park is located at the intersection of River Valley Drive and Woolastook Drive, across from the Canada Post Office.

Date In Recognition of Illumination Colour(s)
January 24-31 Alzheimer's Awareness Month Blue
January 25 Bell Let's Talk Day Blue
February 11 211 Day Red
February 22 World Thinking Day (Girl Guides and Girl Scouts) Blue
March 1 Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Blue
March 21 World Down Syndrome Day Blue and Yellow
March 26 Epilepsy Awareness Day Purple
April 2 World Autism Awareness Day Blue
April 7 Green Shirt Day (Organ Donor Awareness/Registration) Green
May 5 Red Dress Day Red
May 6-11 Mental Health Week Green
May 12 Fibromyalgia Awareness Day Purple
May 17 International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia Rainbow
June 1-30 Pride Month Rainbow
June 7 Boys and Girls Club Day Green
June 28-July 3 Canada Day Red and White
July 5 National Injury Prevention Day Green
August 8-14 Saint John Pride Week Rainbow
August 15 National Acadian Day Blue, White, Red and Yellow
September 1-8 Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Blue
September 9 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day Red
September 10-30 Truth and Reconciliation Orange
October 16-November 15 Veterans / Remembrance Day Red
October 31 Halloween Orange and Purple
November 1 Crohn's and Colitis Awareness Month Red
November 27-30 Domestic Violence Awareness Month Purple
December 1 - January 5 Holiday Season Holiday Season