list of festivals and free events in greater moncton summer 2023

100+ festivals & free events to enjoy this summer in Greater Moncton!


If you’re looking for fun, family-friendly and FREE ideas for summer 2023 in Greater Moncton, you’ve come to the right place! You can find a free event EVERY DAY in the Greater Moncton Area this…

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What’s happening for kids for Easter in & around Moncton 2023


Happy almost Easter, everyone! Good Friday is April 7, 2023; this is a holiday in New Brunswick, so expect most things to be closed. The Easter Bunny hops on by most local homes on Saturday…

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Where to go to see Christmas light displays, sip the best hot chocolate, visit Santa, and take in events in Greater Moncton 2021.


You guys – we’re sorry. We haven’t been quite as regular with these posts as we’d all like & we hate to feel like we’re letting you down! The pandemic shifted our weekly event listing…

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Halloween houses, haunted tales, and Halloween family-friendly events in Greater Moncton for 2021


Happy Halloween season, everyone! Thanksgiving is over, the leaves are changing, and spooky fun is in the air! This is your one-stop spot for everything Halloween-related in the Greater Moncton Area – costume inspiration, craft…

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Pickle Planet Moncton’s Guide to Riverview Harvest Fest 2021


It’s fall, y’all! Pickle Planet is thrilled to partner with the Town of Riverview for Harvest Fest 2021 – Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice! Here’s a quick Guide to Harvest Fest, happening October 1 –…

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How to build snow gnome sculptures


We are constantly blown away by the amazing Winter Carnival put on by the Town of Riverview, but they outdid themselves for 2021, creating an exciting festival fit for a pandemic with snow sculpting competition…

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A Hot Chocolate Charcuterie-Style Board with New Brunswick Holiday Treats


How to make a charcuterie-style Hot Chocolate Dessert Board We don’t generally hop on trends here at Pickle Planet HQ, but we couldn’t resist a New Brunswick twist on the latest one – hot chocolate…

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Rising Tides, Trails, and Tunes – Pickle Planet’s Guide to the 2021 Rising Tide Festival


Please note: This post is sponsored by The Rising Tide Festival, happening August 7 – 15, 2021. Pickle Planet often partners with organizations & businesses that we feel are relevant to our audience; all opinions…

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Where to take the kids swimming in the Greater Moncton Area


We LOVE swimming here at Pickle Planet (Fun Fact: Mama & Papa Pickle bonded over both being teenage lifeguards back in the ’90s!) & we LOVE that there are so many options for indoor &…

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Books to Buy for a Christmas Advent Countdown


WHAT TO BUY FOR A CHRISTMAS BOOK COUNTDOWN One of the most fun traditions we’ve brought into our family is the annual Christmas Book Advent Countdown – one book read each night starting December 1st…

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