Your Guide to Family Life in Moncton!

Pickle Planet is your one-stop spot for information and inspiration about family life in Greater Moncton!

Since 2015, we’ve been sharing weekly guides to what’s happening in the Greater Moncton Area, as well as tips on parenting, traveling with kids, making the most of your time at home, playground reviews, and so much more. We do all this with the goal of helping us connect with ourselves, our families, and our communities, because we believe that strong connections build strong families and strong communities.

Please note: During the COVID-19 outbreak, please ensure you are aware of the province’s current guidelines regarding public activities and only venture to playgrounds, local attractions, etc when it is deemed safe.


Things to do for Christmas in Greater Moncton

We’re happy to help you shop local this holiday season, featuring 25 awesome Made-in-New Brunswick gift ideas for kids – covering everything from baby gifts to tween & teens, $5 stocking stuffers to $75 statement pieces that are sure to bring smiles to your loved ones & the makers behind these incredible products.

Pickle Planet Moncton’s 2020 Made in NB Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

Skating is always a great family activity – and we have so many indoor & outdoor options in the Greater Moncton Area!

Free Indoor & Outdoor Ice Skating in the Greater Moncton Area

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Stay connected with the Pickle Planet Podcast

Even when you have a great circle of friends, it’s hard to find time to get together. But we hope you can always feel like you’ve had time to sit and catch up with Jenna & Tosh! We dish up a new episode every Monday; subscribe on your favourite podcast app to make sure you never miss us – and watch for us Rogers TV in New Brunswick, too!

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Pickle Planet Playground Reviews

We’re on a mission to visit every park and playground in Moncton, Riverview, Dieppe, and the surrounding communities so that you can have the information you need – which are fenced in, where there are washrooms, how to find water features, and so much more. Here are a few of our favourites; find the full list here!

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Hillsborough playground PICKLE PLANET MONCTON fenced in fundy park
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GURNEY DRIVE PARK best playground park moncton riverview Dieppe PICKLE PLANET
ROTARY PARK best playground park moncton riverview Dieppe PICKLE PLANET

We have LOTS more playground profiles, and are always updating! Find them all under our PLAYGROUND tab!

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