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Celebrating Canada Day on The Miramichi

Celebrating Canada Day on The Miramichi

Canada Day Celebrations

Come and celebrate our nation’s birthday in Atlantic Canada’s Great Outdoors! 

June 28th

Join in on the Rock n’ Roll Festival festivities! There will be an adults only fireworks party zone in the tent on the water-front with DJ Planet Zee kicking off at 8pm,  the celebration of lights on the river will begin at 10:00pm and the fireworks will begin at 10:30pm. 

June 29th

As part of the Rock n’ Roll Festival there will be live Entertainment and Children’s Activities 12:00 – 4:00 (Queen Elizabeth Park), a Car Owner’s Meet and Greet. 6:00pm (Under the tent).

Then, dance the night away with Raglan Road at the Adult Dance, admission $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Ages 19+ Gates open at 8:30pm dance starts 9:30pm-1:30am

June 30th     

Don’t forget your wallet for the sidewalk sale around the square starting at 9:00am, plus you’ll get to admire classic vehicles with the “Show off your baby” Car Show around the Square in New Castle also at 9:00am. Just in case you miss the “Show off your baby” show, the “Cruise around the river”, Antique Car Parade around the Miramichi River will begin at 5:00pm 

For the kids: there will be live entertainment and Children’s activities at Queen Elizabeth Park from 12:00pm-4:00pm and pictures with Skye and Chase (Paw Patrol) 1:00pm-4:00pm

Seeking live entertainment? There will be entertainment in the tent from 2:30pm-5:00pm; if you’re looking to kick off your Sunday shoes, join in for the Foot Loose Musical at James M. Hill Highschool Henderson St Chatham Tickets $20 7:00pm.

Adult Dance Feat. Big Bad Party Band Admission $15 in advance $20 at the door ages 19+ Gates open at 8:30pm Dance starts at 9:30pm-1:30am. Tickets available at N&J Convenience and Goodie Shop restaurant.

July 1st Canada Day!                        

Royal Canadian Legion Branch #10 Flag Raising 11:00am

 

Celebrate Canada Day with a Free boat Rentals at French Fort Cove.

 

Rock & Roll Festival Festivities: 

Golden Oldie Car Show (Waterfront Parking Lot New Castle) 1:00pm-5:00pm

Kids Fun day 1:00pm 4:00pm

Foot Loose Musical at James M. Hill Highschool Henderson St Chatham Tickets $20 7:00pm.

 

Wacky Water Sports Central New Brunswick Woodmen’s Museum is celebrating Canada Day featuring many events and activities for the whole family Enjoy face painting, photo booth, numerous water activities, yard sale, BBQ, Large Bouncy House, Scavenger Hunt, Live Entertainment, Cotton Candy, CAKE and So much more. Location Boiestown; Admission is $3 Starts at Noon- 3:00pm

Néguac Canada Day Celebrations will be held at the Néguac Municipal Park on Sunday, All Day Long.

Canada Days Concert at Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church 7:00pm

Miramichi Art Core Exhibit Loggie House Chatham 6:00pm

The 2018 River Guide

The 2018 Miramichi Region Guide is now accessible online; this guide features where to eat, sleep and play while exploring Atlantic Canada’s Great Outdoors! Follow the links below to see this year’s guide!  English | Français 

MRTA Forum on Food Tourism

MRTA Forum on Food Tourism

The Miramichi River Tourism Association has engaged the Culinary Tourism Alliance to support the development of a Food Tourism Development Plan for the region, due for completion in November 2018. As part of the process we want to hear from business owners and operators in the community because your unique insights and perspectives will helpContinue Reading

What’s On The Go August 18-20

What’s On The Go August 18-20

The weekend of August 18-20 is jam packed with lots of fun events! You certainly won’t have an “I’m Bored” moment all weekend long!    Previously known as the Lumberjack Competition, this year the Central New Brunswick Woodmen’s Museum will be extending the event to a weekend long festival! Saturday watch elite timber athletes competeContinue Reading

20 Things Under 20 Dollars

20 Things Under 20 Dollars

  To Celebrate Canada 150, Parks Canada are giving away free passes to all National Parks, visit Kouchibouguac National Park !  Cross New Brunswick’s longest suspension bridge – the Priceville footbridge!  Visit the naive art’s free exhibit by Paul Ouelllette at Carrefour’s Galerie Artcadienne.  Take a stroll around Middle Island Historical Park to learn the historyContinue Reading

An August Full of Fun!

An August Full of Fun!

Just because we are nearing the end of July doesn’t mean we are nearing the end of summer fun! There is still lots to do and see in Atlantic Canada’s Great Outdoors all throughout the month of August! On August fifth, begin your race around Miramichi for your chance to win $300! Middle Island’s AmazingContinue Reading

Celebrating Multiculturalism in Miramichi

Celebrating Multiculturalism in Miramichi

June 27 is National Multiculturalism Day. Did you know the Miramichi is a melting pot of over 60 different cultures? On June 27 you can celebrate with the Miramichi Regional Multicultural Association at Waterford Green. At noon enjoy the Cultural Sails Reveal which were specifically designed to highlight Miramichi’s multicultural roots. There will also beContinue Reading

Celebrate Multicultural Day (with great food!)

Celebrate Multicultural Day (with great food!)

June 27 is National Multiculturalism Day and what better way to celebrate our multiculturalism than with our fantastic food options? Some of these may be well known while others may be hidden gems just waiting for you to discover.  Thursday, Friday & Saturday – Catch Sushi Night at Chatter’s Pub & Eatery    Another fanContinue Reading

Celebrating Aboriginal Heritage on the Miramichi

Celebrating Aboriginal Heritage on the Miramichi

“June 21 is National Aboriginal Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit & Metis peoples”  Aboriginal people have inhabited the Miramichi region for over three millennia & have been contributing their unique culture and traditions for time immemorable.Continue Reading

Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Dad showed you how to throw a ball, change a tire and is always there for you. We all know the Dad who has everything so that’s why here at Discover Miramichi we have come up with some unique gift ideas. For the Dad who would like to see his son catch his first AtlanticContinue Reading