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In New Brunswick, any reason is a good reason to celebrate, and we have many festivals worth travelling for! Whether you take in sunny summer events or winter carnivals, sample local food and wine at culinary events or join in the song and dance at jazz and bluegrass festivals, you’ll celebrate with the locals and feel the pulse of our vibrant cultural scene. Check out our events listings and calendar below (and mark it in yours) so you don't miss out on any of the fun!
 

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New Brunswick Highland Games

A fun-filled family weekend on the grounds of historic Government House. Come for your annual Celtic infusion of award winning music, piping and drumming, highland dance, traditional Scottish athletics, food and craft vendors, genealogy, and so much more! Don’t miss the workshops, Friday evening kick-off party, Kids Corner and crowd favourite, Massed Bands! Be a Scot for the weekend. ...
Government House
51 Woodstock Rd.
Fredericton, NB
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Mosaiq Festival

The Multicultural Association of the Greater Moncton Area (MAGMA) in partnership with the City of Moncton invites you to the annual Mosaïq Multicultural Festival, a unique and colourful celebration of Moncton’s growing diversity. Come explore the World Village, where our many cultures showcase their traditions, music and dance, foods, arts and crafts, and so much more! And you won’t wa...
Riverfront Park
Assomption Boulevard
Moncton, NB
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Community and Culture

Bon Ami Festival

The Bon Ami Festival is the largest festivals in Dalhousie. Many who no longer live in Dalhousie return each year to take part in the numerous festivities. Family and high school reunions have become a big part of the celebrations and these continue to grow each year. Activities held throughout the Bon Ami Festival include a gigantic beach party, market days, parade, pageantry, dancing...
111 Hall Street
Dalhousie , NB
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Sport and Activity

Perth-Andover Tuff Muck Challenge

Runners will grind their way through this challenging 5km course which features 16 obstacles that you or your team has to face. Web climb, log walk, tarzan swing, and much more. The Perth-Andover Tuff Muck challenge is like no other - see you there on July 23, 2022.
Legion Street
Perth-Andover, NB
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Community and Culture

Dress & Disguise at Kings Landing

Whether someone is dressed for practicality or to show their status, clothing plays a significant role in every society and every era. Join the villagers of Kings Landing as they display their favourite outfits, discuss the latest trends in clothing, and put on a fashion show.
Kings Landing
5804 Route 102
Prince William, NB
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Music

Festival BITOWA

Festival Bitowa, Tracadie's mega show, is back! This must-see event takes place under the Big Top located at 4104 Principale Street in Tracadie during the weekend of July 23, 2022. The public will have the opportunity to celebrate with the best tribute bands (Supertramp, CCR, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams), Loaded Dice, and Track of Rock. Camping on site available.
4104 Principale Street
Tracadie-Sheila, NB
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Cape Tormentine Beach Music Festival

The Cape Tormentine Beach Music Festival offers four days of live country music, an open mic competition, a washer toss tournament, and daily 50/50 draws. During the festival, the Cape Tormentine Beach Campground offers many activities for all ages and the Cape Tormentine Legion Branch #81 offers a full breakfast Saturday and Sunday morning. Visit www.ctbmf.ca for updated information...
1 Route 955
Cape Tormentine, NB
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Acadian Festival of Poetry of Caraquet

Oldest francophone literary festival in the Atlantic, the Festival acadien de poésie (Poetry Festival) takes place in Caraquet and the Acadian Peninsula as part as the Festival acadien de Caraquet. It showcases the diversity of literature, authors and creators, treating the public to a contemporary literary experience in books, on stage, and in performance.
Various locations
Caraquet, NB
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Area 506

The AREA 506 Festival takes place every New Brunswick Day long weekend on the Saint John Waterfront, and features the best of our province’s music, culture and goods. Their shipping container village creates the backdrop for a diverse group of vendors, brands and cultural groups to truly showcase the energy and ingenuity of our province’s artisans, craftspeople and musicians. Each year...
85 Water Street
Saint John, NB
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Houle & Houblon Night

Organized by L'Aquafête of Tracadie and Regional Municipality of Tracadie, from 7 pm to 10 pm. Beer tasting with local breweries and live music, all directly on the dock. A light meal will be served in the evening. Ticket purchase required.
Quai Marina de Tracadie
Tracadie, NB
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Festival Royal Edmundston

An event not to be missed! The Royal Festival is a new musical event organized annually in July in Edmundston, New Brunswick. This festival of electronic music and rock shows will take place in downtown Edmundston right on Canada Street! The colourful events and experiences will take place over two days. Come celebrate and have fun on July 29 and 30, 2022!
Rue Canada
Edmundston, NB
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Food and Drink

Down East Brew Fest

The Down East Brew Fest brings together 40+ craft breweries, cideries, meaderies and some spirits. Carleton Street will be home to a great variety of craft beverages and local food suppliers.
Carleton Street
Fredericton, NB
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Community and Culture

Festi-plage

The Festi-plage is a multi-generational event with activities and music for all ages. The festival goes on for the entire weekend and ends on New Brunswick Day with a recognition awards ceremony to honor our citizens' commitment, followed by a celebration with music and cake.
180 rue du Parc Est
Beresford, NB
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Emancipation Day at Kings Landing

On August 1, 1834, slavery was abolished in Canada and other British colonies, freeing enslaved people in Canada. This weekend at Kings Landing, we will mark Emancipation Day and focus on Black history in New Brunswick.
Kings Landing
5804 Route 102
Prince William, NB
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Sport and Activity

NBSFA Dennis Wilson Memorial Bass Tournament – Fredericton

This annual Smallmouth Bass tournament is held out of downtown Fredericton by New Brunswick Sport Fishing Association (NBSFA) in memory of long term tournament competitor Dennis Wilson. Drop by the event to see some of the Maritimes’ top tournament anglers as they bring their fish to the scales. This is a live release event. All fish are immediately returned to the river after being we...
Carleton Park
Fredericton, NB
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Community and Culture

Memramcook Show "N" Shine - 2022

The Annual Memramcook Show N Shine will be held on Sunday, July 31 on the grounds of the Memramcook Institute. No entrance fee but donations welcome. Schedule of events: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm - Registration 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - Prize draws 3:00 pm - Awards presentations, including the "Most Popular" award
480 Centrale Street
Memramcook, NB
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Gala de la chanson de Caraquet

The Gala de la chanson de Caraquet is the most important francophone song contest in the Atlantic region, having contributed to the development of more than 600 emerging artists thanks to its professional coaching, training component, multiple stage experiences and numerous prizes and scholarships.
Carrefour de la mer
29, Du Carrefour Ave.
Caraquet, NB
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The Rush in Tracadie

Thousands of people stroll down Tracadie's Main Street to visit a large number of craft and artifact booths, enjoy meals in the many canteens and food trucks on site, watch small outdoor concerts, and visit dozens of antique cars at the car show.
Marché Centre-ville
3416, Principale Street
Tracadie-Sheila, NB
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Chocolate Fest

Each year Canada's Chocolate Town, St. Stephen, NB, celebrates our community's sweet and rich heritage with our annual Chocolate Fest. Now in its 38th year, our family-oriented festival is "choc-full" of activities, fun events and all things chocolate, including pre-festival events in July! The staff of Chocolate Fest along with our mascots, The Great Chocolate Mousse and Tiffany are e...
73 Milltown Blvd.
St. Stephen, NB