Celebrate Canada Day in the Fredericton Capital Region!

There are so many fun-filled activities and festivities to celebrate Canada Day in the Fredericton Capital Region and with Canada Day being on a Saturday —what better time to get out and explore the region than on a long July weekend? From parades to incredible local vendors and live performances, there is no better place to celebrate!


Get ready to kick off your Canada Day weekend in downtown Fredericton with GarrisonFest! Join us for the grand reopening of Officers' Square, where the fun is FREE for 4 whole days.

Friday, June 28 to Sunday, June 30, get ready to groove to incredible artists like Jeremy Dutcher, Tony LePage, Mike Doherty, Don Bossé, Adam Baldwin, The Jimmy Swift Band, Alysha Brilla, Josh Bravener & The Hypochondriacs, and more as they light up the stage with their talent.

Saturday and Sunday, the beer garden is open for you to enjoy craft brews while listening to local music.

Finally, wrap up your weekend on July 1 with Canada Day Fredericton celebrations. Catch an electrifying James Barker Band performance, bouncy castles, face painting, and end it with an exciting firework display. This is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your family and friends, as there are many family-friendly options. There will be face painters and bouncy castles for the kids and don’t miss out on the cake being served at 2pm!

Midway Fun and a parade at Pioneer Days in Oromocto!

Spend your Canada Day at the Pioneer Days Festival in Oromocto! From June 28 to July 2, Oromocto will be filled with festivities for the whole family with entertainment on the green by Crosscut Band and Fire in the Band.

Perfect for the kids, check out the Midway Rides, a fishing derby and frog jumping plus live performances throughout the event featuring Red Dirt Road, Son’s of Grace, and The Town Cats.

Small town, big festivities in Tracy!

Take in the small-town charm and indulge in a day full of fun with a jam-packed schedule of Canada Day celebrations in Tracy! Stop by the BBQ and canteen and enjoy live entertainment all afternoon long. Grab the family and watch the parade at and end your evening with one of the most spectacular firework shows in the Fredericton Capital Region.

Nashwaak Celebrations!

Starting with a parade in Stanley, followed by a BBQ and bouncy castle in the Village Park, live music in the afternoon, and fireworks at dusk, Nashwaak is the ultimate destination for Canada Day celebrations!

Municipality of Chipman – Grand Lake Canada Day Celebrations

Join the community of Grand Lake for their Canada Day festivities on Monday, July 1.

First, join their Fish & Game Club for a tasty breakfast followed by a flag-raising ceremony, then enjoy various food vendors, a picnic, cake, games for the family, a youth talent show and even more prizes. Spend the day and be sure to catch the fireworks display (at dusk) from Gilbert Park in Minto. Don’t forget to wear your most Canadian attire for a chance to win prizes while participating in the walk!

Fun and games in Arcadia!

Get ready to have an unforgettable time in Arcadia this Canada Day! The excitement kicks off with the Canada Day Parade, and the festivities keep rolling well into the evening. Don't miss out on this spectacular day of celebration!

Big Axe, big celebrations in Nackawic

Organized by Destination Nackawic at the waterfront location, this Canada Day celebration will feature a live performance on the World Largest Axe.

Let’s Celebrate in New Maryland

New Maryland’s Canada Day celebrations are coming back with more energy than ever! The community is organizing an open-air gathering at the heart of the village with live entertainment, including a performance by Back Two Basics, a bouncy castle, a BBQ, a birthday cake and a new addition this year—face painting! Events will take place from 1 to 3pm.

With festivities across the region, Canada Day is the perfect time to visit! From parades to live performances, and delights at local markets, be sure to stay up to date with all activities this long weekend by checking out our calendar of events!