Fredericton Canada Day Festivities

  • Jul 1 2024, All day
Free
Celebrate Canada Day in New Brunswick’s capital city! 

Head downtown Fredericton, to the Historic Garrison District for a day of family fun and entertainment. From 12-5pm enjoy free family fun on Carleton Street, including bouncy castles, art activities and interactive activations with some of our community partners. Check out the stage in Officers’ Square from 12-10pm for free entertainment, headlined by James Barker Band. 
Cap off the evening in New Brunswick’s Capital City with fireworks display at 10:40 p.m. 

Officers’ Square Live Entertainment (12-10pm) 
SCOTTY AND THE STARS - 12:00pm 
MR MARK – 1:15 pm 
Opening ceremonies – 2:00pm 
CALITHUMPIANS - 2:30pm 
MULTICULTURAL ASSOCIATION OF FREDERICTON - 3:30pm 
KATHERINE MOLLER - 4:45pm 
ABOiTEAU - 6:10pm 
GRAND THEFT BUS - 7:35pm 
JAMES BARKER BAND – 9:05pm 

Carleton Street (12-5pm) 
Go Go bouncy castles 
Recreation New Brunswick/KidsSport New Brunswick pop-up (12-2pm) 
Multicultural Association kids’ art activity 
Highland Games pop-up 
Magic with Jesse Campbell 
Adult Literacy Fredericton story time 
Imprint Youth Association activities station 
Capital Region Mental Health and Addictions Association 
Face painting ($) 
Henna ($) 
Dumfries Maples ($) 

Officer’s Square (12-5pm) 
Nashwaaksis Lions Club 50/50 ($) 
Quick drawings with Emily Anne Illustrations ($) 
Free lawn games with Fredericton Recreation & Culture 
Free family art activity with UNB Design Works   
Canada Day opening ceremonies and cake – served by the Nashwaaksis Lions Club (2 pm) 

Food truck alley - parking lot behind Officers’ Square (12-10pm) ($) 
Green’s Catering 
Big John’s Spiral Potatoes 
Street Greek 
KC & Sons Fish and Chips 
Ultimate Tiki 
Poppy’s Kettle Korn & Lemonade 
Shere Punjab Kitchen 
Queen Street Creamery 
Six Kids Confections 

The New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame will be open regular hours on Canada Day offering family friendly programming. And the Fredericton Region Museum will be open 10am-5 pm. offering guided tours ($). 
Select shops at the Creative Casemates will be open from 12-4pm.