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New Brunswick Events

One-of-a-kind adventure.

Explore the varied cultural roots of New Brunswick with unique events that are definitely worth writing home about. Kite festivals, buskers, Celtic competitions and artistic showcases, you’re sure to find an event for you as you explore this Maritime province.

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New Brunswick Spirits Festival

Canada’s oldest whiskey and spirits festival is back in Fredericton for its 26th year in 2023. With a full slate of dinners, master classes, and show cases, this event is a must attend for anybody who loves a “spirited” time!

Date: November 14 – 18, 2023
Where: Fredericton

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2nd Annual Outdoor European Style Christmas Market

Taking place at Belding Hills Farm, this event features over 40 vendors, all selling unique hand-crafted items, winter warmers and many food and drink options to fuel the fun. When you’re finished shopping, take in the scenic views from The Farm and see it decked out with Christmas lights and music.

Date: Sundays from November 17 to December 8, 2023
Where: Hampton

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Rockwood Park German Christmas Market

Get into the holiday spirit at the Rockwood Park German Christmas Market and explore their wood stalls filled with local vendors, delightful nutcrackers, tasty gingerbread, mouth-watering bratwurst, delicious mulled wine and a symphony of lights and decorations.

Date: Weekends between November 17 to December 17, 2023
Where: Rockwood Park

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Cox & Palmer Atlantic Canadian Craft Brew Fest

The Moncton Beer League is proud to bring you the 8th Atlantic Canadian Craft Brew Fest at the Moncton Coliseum to support United Way of Greater Moncton and Southeastern New Brunswick! This event is produced by Amber Effect Events to showcase local Atlantic Canadian products including craft beer, cider, mead and food, all while raising funds for United Way.

Date: November 18, 2023
Where: Moncton

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A November to Remember in the Maritimes

Gingerbread Trail

A magical winding tour of gingerbread displays at businesses throughout Uptown Saint John.

Date:  November 29 – December 24, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Uptown Sparkles

Celebrate the beginning of the season at Uptown Sparkles with music, outdoor firepits, ice sculptures and winter-friendly outdoor activities! Many Uptown boutiques, shops, restaurants, cafés, businesses and galleries offer special activities and stay open late for the festivities.

Date:  December 1, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Craft NB’s Christmas Festival

The annual festival showcases fine craft by master craftspeople working in glass, leather, pottery, jewellery, metalworks, fine art, wood, fibre, basketry and more. Tickets are $5 for the whole weekend.

Date:  December 1-3, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Galla Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Presented by Gala Ballet Productions, The Nutcracker will deliver the magic of the season in this annual holiday tradition for the whole family. Local dancers share the stage with guest principal artists from some of Canada’s most renowned professional ballet companies.

Date:  December 8-10, 2023
Where: Saint John

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9th Annual Mayor's Tree Lighting

Join Mayor Nancy Grant and Council for the 9th Annual Mayor’s Tree Lighting, featuring live music, ice skating and sights and sounds that will bring the holiday season to life in the heart of Rothesay.

Date:  December 13, 2023
Where: Rothesay

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Past Events

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Silver Wave Film Festival

Over 100 films by local, national, and international filmmakers; workshops, panels, parties, and guest filmmakers.

Date: November 2 – 9, 2023
Where: Fredericton

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World Wine & Food Expo

We know that all wine lovers will be interested in the extraordinary lineup of events designed to celebrate the wonderful world of wine. We strive to educate, entertain and excite you with a full week of wine, food, and lifestyle activities.

Date: November 3 – 4, 2023
Where: Moncton

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Rockwood Park Haunted Campground II

Whether you’re a horror fanatic or simply seeking a thrilling adventure, Rockwood Park Haunted Campground II is the place to be. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable night of scares and screams.

Date: October, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Relive the Music: 50s & 60s Rock N' Roll

Relive the Music is a one of a kind show that takes the audience through Music History, Trivia & Memories of the 50s & 60s. You will see an energetic band, amazing frontline singers and dancers transforming and re-living through two decades of music, costumes, trends and dancing along with informative video imagery in the background.

Date: October 15, 2023
Where: Saint John

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With something for everyone, this food and wine festival will not disappoint. Enjoy the “Taste of St.Andrews”, Music and Art, Wine Trial, the amazing “Harvest Feast” at Kingsbrae Garden and so much more!

Date: October 13 – 15, 2023
Where: Saint Andrews

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MOSAÏQ Multicultural Festival

MOSAÏQ Festival is a multicultural event designed to entertain, promote and foster the values, riches, and benefits of diversity and inclusion. Over a two-day period, MOSAÏQ will offer an exciting line up of programming curated to contribute to the values and conditions that make our region more and more vibrant, dynamic, and inclusive.

Date: September 22-23, 2023
Where: Moncton

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Harvest Music Festival

It’s Atlantic Canada’s Premiere music festival experience, with 6 incredible days and over 150 performances across 20 stages located in the beautiful historic downtown of Fredericton. Acclaimed international performers, top regional acts and emerging Canadian artists share the stage for a festival experience like no other.

Date: September 12-17, 2023
Where: Fredericton

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Atlantic Balloon Fiesta

Catch the unforgettable sight of 30 hot air balloons that fly twice daily in the beautiful rolling hills of Sussex, New Brunswick. Feeling brave? Take a ride in one yourself.

Date: September 7 – 10, 2023
Where: Sussex

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Outdoor Outdoor Film Festival

The festival offers attendees the opportunity to experience nature and the activities it celebrates, including live music and outdoor film screenings all afternoon and evening.

Date: September 9, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Moonlight Bazaar

Moonlight Bazaar is an award-winning, signature street festival that brings the community together for a night of fun under the planets.

Date: September 2, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Fundy Seas Shanty Festival

The annual Fundy Sea Shanty Festival will take over the Village of St. Martins, New Brunswick, Canada every summer with a weekend full of fun activities, good food, talented performers and great music.

Date: August 11 – 13, 2023
Where: St. Martins

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Area 506 Festival

Mark your calendars for an amazing weekend of music in Saint John, New Brunswick. The festival, held on the Saint John Waterfront, features a mix of local, national, and international entertainment, as well as a taste of New Brunswick’s local culture.

Date: August 4-6, 2023
Where: Saint John

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Fundy Winter Fest

Fundy Winterfest is a 6-week long event where people celebrate and embrace winter as an opportunity to connect across generations, communities, classes and cultures.

Date: February 1 – March 12, 2023
Where: Rothesay, Quispamsis, Hampton, Saint John, Grand Bay-Westfield, and St. Martins

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