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Support local NB artists and creators and check out events happening around the province.

Location: Parlee Beach

Shediac Summer Nights

June 10, 2022 - September 3, 2022
Summer Nights will be very lively this summer on Parlee Beach in Shediac. About 50 shows will be presented on the second floor of the Euston Park Restaurant from June 10 to September 3, 2022. This festival will feature about 50 artists from the Maritimes, Quebec, Manitoba, Louisiana and France.

Location: Edmunston

Transgression: From actions to words

June 16, 2022 - November 30, 2022
The Madawaska Historical Museum presents from June 9 until November 1, 2022, Transgression: From actions to words.

Location: Miramichi

The Artists on the Island

June 19, 2022 - September 24, 2022
10 artists, one week each, will paint on the island for a minimum of 4 hrs a week, available to answer questions then at the Interpretive Centre Saturday from noon to 4 pm display & sell art created relating to Beaubears Island.

Location: Barachois

Barachois Summer Music

June 23, 2022 - September 1, 2022
Barachois Summer Music is one of the pillars of south-eastern New Brunswick’s artistic environment. Classical music concerts of the highest level in the enchanting setting of the Barachois Historic Church.

Location: Grande-Digue

Ballet By The Ocean

July 2, 2022 - September 17, 2022
Allow your senses to guide you in this one-of-a-kind exclusive experience. Come immerse yourself in the scenic backdrop of one of New Brunswick’s most stunning natural habitats while enjoying the astounding beauty of the award-winning Atlantic Ballet and savouring incredible local food pairings by celebrated New Brunswick chefs.

Location: Grand Barachois

Les Arts en Fête

August 1, 2022 - September 30, 2022
Les Arts en Fête is a community festival composed of art and music. A new public art piece (a mosaic work) will be created with the help of the community under the theme “le jardin.” Additionally, there will be a music component with “Passion Percussions” a festival that brings together professional percussionists.

Location: Saint John

Sculpture Saint John

August 11, 2022 - September 10, 2022
Sculpture Saint John is an international sculpture symposium series of five events that bring artists from across Canada and round the world to Saint John to create monumental public art from granite for New Brunswick communities. Artists will work a in an open-air studio on the Saint John waterfront welcoming thousands of visitors of all ages to witness the creation of the sculptures and enjoying free admission, free educational workshops and experiences.

Location: Fredericton

Summer Soulsa

September 2, 2022 - September 8, 2022
On Labor Day Weekend, downtown Fredericton comes alive with Atlantic Canada's biggest Afro Caribbean, Latin and African music festival.

Location: Fredericton

Harvest Music Festival

September 13, 2022 - September 18, 2022
One of the premiere events on the East Coast for the presentation of a plethora of musical styles and genres, including country, rock, pop, R&B, and soul

Location: Miramichi

Downtown Arts and Music Festival

September 22, 2022 - September 24, 2022
Downtown Arts & Music Festival, a platform for the region’s arts and culture community, happens on the last weekend of September each year.

Location: Sackville

Sackville Festival of Early Music

September 23, 2022 - September 28, 2022
Sackville's Festival of Early Music celebrates Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music with a week-long series of performances and outreach events.

Location: Edmundston

Fall Celebrations (La Grande Grouille)

September 29, 2022 - October 2, 2022
Admire thousands of pumpkins, illuminated at night, at the New Brunswick Botanical Garden. This event has been held annually for over ten years in early fall. September 30th to October 3rd, 2021.

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