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Arts and Culture

Music festivals, authentic powwows as well as an array of historical cultural celebrations, Miramichi is known for its unique and thriving arts and culture community. Whether you’re sipping cedar tea while visiting a 3,000 year old village, paddling a Voygeur canoe down the river, or listening to songs and stories rooted in folklore, the Miramichi offers a variety of experiences fit for any visitor.

Canada’s Irish Festival

July 19th – 22nd, 2018 People can’t stop talking about what a success the 2017 festival was! Big crowds, awesome entertainment, sunny sunshine, and attractions to please the entire family. The Irish Festival committee can’t wait to do it again this year! Every year, thousands of people gather on the Miramichi for jam-packed weekend of […]  More Details

The 58th Miramichi Folksong Festival – July 31st – August 5th 2016

Canada’s Longest Standing Folksong Festival The 59th Miramichi Folksong Festival July 31st – August 5th 2016 Beaverbrook Kin Centre, 100 Newcastle Blvd. A musical week of celebration in song, dance, fiddles, Gospel Concert, New Brunswick Day Breakfast and noon luncheons with live music, children’s Show, Fiddle Workshop, Folk feast and fun which includes, noon lunch, […]  More Details

Napan Agricultural Show – August 10 – 13, 2017

The 26th Annual Napan Agricultural Show is August 10th – 13th 2017.  Each year, the organizers work together to promote agriculture and community living to the Miramichi and surrounding areas, through competitions, displays and volunteerism. Some of the highlights for this year’s show include: Ultimate Supreme Draft Horse Qualifying Show Wild ‘n Woolly (Kids Events) […]  More Details

Miramichi Scottish Festival – August 19th – 21st, 2016

Kilt: It’s what happened to the last person who called it a skirt Join us in celebrating Scottish culture on the Miramichi. There will be traditional Scottish music (who doesn’t love the bag pipes?), traditional dishes, vendors, celidh, and dancing. For the full schedule, see below: 19 August: The Tartan Banquet and Awards night will […]  More Details

Pauline Young ART

    Pauline Young is a Mi’kmaq visual artist from Metepenagiag First Nation, Daughter of the late Phillip Young international reknowned artist. Pjila’si    More Details

Miramichi Folklore Park

Home of the Heritage Players The Heritage Players is a Miramichi theater group formed in 2006 that is dedicated to preserving and presenting the region’s history and culture in a way that is educational and entertaining to today’s audiences. To date they have produced over 100 performances based on Miramichi characters. At the Park itself, there’s much to offer […]  More Details

Tabusintac Centennial Memorial Library & Museum

Tabusintac Centennial Memorial Library and Museum Step back in time with a visit to the Tabusintac Museum. See artifacts and pictures that details life in the settlement in years gone by. Learn about the history of the community and its early settlers including Charlotte Taylor, the Mother of Tabusintac. Take part in the tour, Follow […]  More Details

Metepenagiag Heritage Park

Pjila’si… Welcome to Metepenagiag, where people have lived continuously for over 3,000 years. Metepenagiag Heritage Park is a state of the art facility that tells the story of the Mi’kmaq of Metepenagiag. There is much to discover at Metepenagiag Heritage Park. Experience the Mi’kmaq culture that has existed here for over 30 centuries. Enjoy the music and listen to the […]  More Details

Napan Bakery

Specializing in German baked goods, the Napan Bakery is the place to stop for pastries, cakes, and breads. Enjoy a comfortable café setting on Miramichi’s Historic Water Street. Also offered is creative and unique local artwork.  More Details

Carrefour Beausoleil

The Galerie ARTcadienne provides visual artists from Miramichi and all over New Brunswick with an exceptional venue to showcase their art works. For 25 years, the Galerie ARTcadienne, located at Carrefour Beausoleil School and Community Centre, allows art lovers to discover the works of established and promising artists in the area. The Galerie ARTcadienne has tasked itself with ensuring […]  More Details