Community Events

Fredericton Area Community Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Under the Stars Classic Film Series

July 6 (9:15pm) Stowaway (1936)

July 13 (9:15pm)  Abbott & Costello Meet the Mummy (1955)

July 20 (9:10 pm)  Jailhouse Rock (1957)

July 27 (9pm) Christmas in July: Miracle on 34th Street (1947)

August 3 (8:50pm) Hitchcock: Dial M for Murder (1954)

August 10 (8:40pm) Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

August 17 (8:30pm) Little Women (1949)

August 24 (8:20pm) The Sound of Music (1965)

August 30 (8pm)  80s Film Fest:  The Princess Bride (1987) / Karate Kid (1984)

August 31 (8pm) 80s Film Fest:  Big Trouble in Little China (1986) / Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)


INFO Sunday evenings @ dusk (TBA), Barracks Square

Fredericton Sunday Flea Market

The Fredericton Sunday Flea market has been  a tradition in town for the past 25 plus years.  It is held every Sunday at the Capital Winter Club (curling club) at 232 Rookwood Avenue.  From 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  There is everything from crafts, antiques, collectibles, jewelry, record LP's video games, food vendors, home decor and more. To book tables, please call Tony at 472-2923.


INFO 10am - 2:30pm Sundays, 232 Rookwood Drive (Capital Winter Club)

Safety Glasses Giveaway

Due to Arthur cleanup the New Brunswick Association of Optometrists and Hilco Canada are providing non-prescription safety glasses free of charge. Glasses will be available at participating optometry offices in Fredericton and Oromocto, Woodstock & Miramichi areas. For more information, contact: New Brunswick Association of Optometrists Phone: 506-458-8759


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Autism Connections Walk Group

Autism Connections has started a new family walk group at the centre every Saturday at 10 am. It is an all ages walk for the whole family. We will walk from 10 am - 11am returning to the centre for refreshments and a rest. Feel free  to stay and take part in the all ages hang out that will take place at 1pm until 3pm every Saturday as well. This weeks them is Show and Tell. for mor information you can find us on Facebook, twitter, kijiji, youtube, or by calling us at 450-6025. 

INFO 10am Saturdays, Autism Connections Fredericton

Stanley Show & Shine

The 5th Annual Show & Shine takes place Saturday, August 2nd from 11am - 3pm at the Stanley High School. There will be Exhibitor Prizes, Silent Auction, 50/50 Draw, and BBQ. There is no charge for exhibitors or spectators, for more information call 367-2435 or email All proceeds in support of Stanley High Auto Club. 

INFO 11am - 3pm, Stanley High School

Blood Donor Clinic

 A blood donor clinic will be held on New Brunswick Day,  August 4, 2014 at the Fredericton Inn, 1315 Regent St. from 12 - 4 pm.  The need for blood never takes a vacation so please call 1-888-2-DONATE or visit us at  Walk-ins and new donors are welcome.


INFO 12-4pm, Fredericton Inn

Blood Donor Clinics in August

Blood donor clinics will be held at the following dates and times in August:

Tuesday and Wednesday, August 5 & 6, 2014 at the Fredericton Inn, 1315 Regent St. from 2 - 4 pm and 5:30 – 8:30 pm.   

Thursday, August 7, 2014  at the Wilmot United Church from 12 - 4 pm.  

 Monday, August 11, 2014 at  at the Nashwaaksis Baptist Church gym, 104 Edgewood Dr. . from 2 - 4 pm and 6 – 8 pm. 

The need for blood never takes a vacation so please call 1-888-2-DONATE or visit us at  Walk-ins and new donors are welcome.


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Lend a Hand Help Pack the Van

The Oromocto Galleria and the merchants of The Oromocto Plaza at 291 Restigouche Road are sponsoring a food drive for The Oromocto Food Bank. "Lend a Hand Help Pack the Van" will take place on Friday August 8th - at The Oromocto Plaza - People are asked to drop off non-perishables and help pack the van - BBQ will take place between 11 & 1 Several area businesses will also be collecting food for the next 2 weeks and dropping off on the 8th

INFO 11am - 1pm, Oromocto Plaza

Carnival Fundraiser

Boaz Ministries is having a Carnival on Saturday, August 9th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at 778 Maclaren (Old South Devon Elementary School). There will be many carnival games, bouncy inflatables, a dunk tank, prizes, food vendors and more for the whole family to enjoy! For $10 get  A bracelet, 10 tickets, Hot dog, Drink and Choice of popcorn or cotton candy.

INFO 10am - 4pm, 778 MacLaren Avenue

Steps for Equality Fundraising Walk

Steps for Equality Fundraising Walk takes place August 9th from 12:00pm-3:00pm at Carleton Park.  All proceeds going towards helping underprivileged youth pursue the arts. Pledge sheets available by phone (506)454-3356 or email

INFO 12pm - 3pm, Carleton Park

33rd Annual Automotive & General Flea Market

NB Antique Auto Club Inc., 33rd Annual Automotive & General Flea Market takes place Aug 15th - Aug 17th at the Princess Louise Park in Sussex.  

INFO various, Princess Louise Park

6th Annual Jemseg Classic Car Show

The 6th Annual Jemseg Lions Club "Bob Murdoch Memorial" Classic Car Show will take place August 23rd from 9am - 1pm. "On the Green" behind the Jemseg Lions Club, 2 Route 695 Jemseg.  For show info call 488-2860  or email  Proceeds to the Oromocto Public Hospital Foundation.  

INFO 9am - 1pm, Jemseg Lions Club

Bicycle Rodeo

BICYCLE RODEO TO SUPPORT BICYCLE SAFETY AND THE OROMOCTO FOOD BANK.  August 23rd from 1pm to 4pm.  Bring a non-perishable food item or donate $2 a child.  ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE FOOD BANK.  281 Restigouche Road 
 Sponsored by Sno-Cap After School Program

INFO 1pm - 4pm, 281 Restigouche Road

Mud Dance Fundraiser

There will be a Mud Dance in support of the  Douglas Harbour Fire Dept.  Aug 23rd  from  9pm to 1am.  Music by the Steve Whelan Band.  Advance tickets can be purchased for $20 in cash from Hunter’s 1-Stop located in DouglasHarbour.

INFO 9pm - 1am, Douglas Harbour Volunteer Fire Dept.

Alzheimer Society Memory Cafe

The Memory Cafe is a program that combines education, socialization and activity within a safe and inclusive space. It is for both those diagnosed with dementia and their loved ones to attend. Cafes are held on the last Sunday of the month from 2-4pm at St. John Anglican Church 75 Main Street, Fredericton. 
This program offers a unique approach to talking about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias in an informal setting, as well as live entertainment and complimentary refreshments. Our next cafe will be taking place at 2pm on August 31st!

INFO 2-4pm, St John Anglican Church

Give the Gift of Life Walk

On Sunday, September 21, at 2 pm, everyone is invitied to join the Kidney Foundation of Canada at Wilmot Park for the Give the Gift of Life Walk. Collect over $250 to be entered into a draw to win an iPad Mini. Collect over $500 to be entered into a draw to win return airfare flight for two, anywhere WestJet flies. Register online at or call Christina Nicoll at 453-9352 to obtain a pledge sheet.

INFO 2pm, Wilmot Park

'The Alzheimer Journey- Firsts Steps

The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick  will be presenting 'The Alzheimer Journey- Firsts Steps' in Fredericton starting in October and March.  "The Alzheimer Journey - First Steps" is a free education series designed for those recently diagnosed with dementia, their family and friends.  This free program will run for five consecutive weeks, cover such topics as: What is Dementia?, Communication and Coping Strategies, Navigating the System, and Legal Matters. Limited seats available, to register and find out more, please contact 459-4280 or  

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