Arts & Entertainment
The 3rd Annual Gospel Concert at the Saint James and Saint John United Church will be on Saturday evening, June 22nd, beginning at 7 pm. Featuring a variety of performers. Tickets are $10.Read More
The MRC Theatre Festival is a community-based, fringe-style theatre festival to be held August 14 to 18, 2019 in Miramichi. The Miramichi River Community (MRC) Theatre Festival has begun planning its second year and has put out a call for writers to submit their works. These pieces can be scripts, short stories, poems, and can be in any genre. Scripts will be either performed as full productions or read by actors in script readings, short stories will either be read or adapted into short plays, and poetry will either be read or used as audio in physical theatre pieces. The deadline to submit pieces is July 1, 2019.Read More
Creative Writing Workshops will be held at the Newcastle Public Library on Wednesday evenings, from June 12th to July 31st. This is a free weekly class for like-minded individuals to gather, discuss and write about interesting ideas, weird ideas, all the ideas! Open to all creative minds 16 years and up.Read More
The Barryville Golden Age Club will be hosting their Annual Lobster Supper and Dance will be taking place on Saturday evening, June 8th, 2019. The supper begins at 6:30 p.m. with a dance to follow at 8:00 p.m. with music by Eastern Sound. Everyone is welcome to attend!Read More
On Thursday, June 13th, 2019, come out to the Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, located at 360 Newcastle Boulevard in Newcastle (Miramichi West) for the 12:05 p.m. noon mass for Father Antonio Reyes’ 35th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood Celebration and Birthday Celebration. Following the mass, everyone is welcome to a lunch in the basement of Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church.Read More
Pottersfield Press is pleased to announce that Through Sunlight and Shadows, by the late Raymond Fraser, a Miramichi born writer has won the New Brunswick Book Award for fiction. Through Sunlight and Shadows is an autobiographical novel about a young boy set in the small New Brunswick town of Bannonbridge in the 1940s and 1950s. The New Brunswick Book Awards are awarded annually by The Fiddlehead and the Writer’s Federation of New Brunswick.Read More
On Saturday, June 15th, 2019, from 1 pm to 3 pm, come out to the Newcastle Public Library for a Miramichi Book Launch: The Great Trees of New Brunswick (2nd Edition), by authors Tracy Glynn and David Palmer. The book will be available for sale on that day courtesy of the Conservation Council of New Brunswick. This event is free and open to the public. Presented by the Newcastle Public Library and Goose Lane Editions.Read More
The Saint Andrew’s United Church Annual Summer Community Kitchen Gospel Concert Fundraiser will be taking place at Saint Andrew’s United Church, 188 Wellington Street, Chatham on Sunday evening, June 2nd, 2019 at 7 pm. Hosted by Susan Butler, C.M., O.N.B., L.L.D., and sponsored by the 62nd Annual Miramichi Folksong Festival Inc. Admission is a freewill offering and a reception will follow in the Saint Luke’s Hall (Saint Andrew’s United Church Basement).Read More
You are cordially invited to the 50th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood of Most Reverend Bishop Robert Harris, D.D. Most Reverend Bishop Robert Harris, D.D. is the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Church Diocese of Saint John, Saint John, Saint John Parish, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada. A con-celebrated Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at 12:10 p.m. noon at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Immaculate Conception Parish), 91 Waterloo Street, Saint John. Following the Mass of Thanksgiving, there will be a reception at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Rectory. All are welcome and Best Wishes only!Read More
Hang onto your hats because this genre-bending power duo is ready to take you on a ride! Tomato/Tomato perform an eclectic mix of folk and country that will have you rolling down your windows and singing at the top of your lungs. Their live show includes jaw dropping multitasking, dynamic guitar arrangements, and soaring vocal harmonies. $20 Advance and $25 the night of the show. Doors open at 7PM and the show starts at 7:30PM. Tickets on Sale Saturday, May 15th, 2019 and are available at Creative Grounds Café and online at Eventbrite.ca.Read More
THE CIRCUS IS COMING TO TOWN!!!
Well… that’s what it feels like as the highly anticipated showman extraordinaire Jason Cyrus announces his return to the Vogue Theatre on Saturday, October 5th, 2019. Jason has completely DOMINATED the stage hypnosis field over the past decade selling out everywhere he goes and Creative Grounds Café is set to go on sale at 7am Tuesday, May 21st, 2019. You can also purchase tickets on line through eventbrite. Cost is $26 in person or $26 plus fees online.
On Saturday, May 25th, 2019, from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, come out to the Théâtre Gilles Laplante at the Carrefour communautaire Beausoleil, 300 Chemin Beaverbrook Road, Miramichi for the 8th Annual Performance of Ronald Doiron Music Studio. An evening of musical entertainment! Come and support local talents! This annual show, performances from beginners to more advance, very young children to adults showing different instruments and styles of music, from singles, duo to larger groups of ensembles. Admission: $15.00 per person, in advance or at the door and Children under 5 years of age are free!Read More