Events & Festivals

Celebration of Life – 60th Anniversary of the Escuminac Disaster – June 15th and 16th, 2019

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 31, 2019 /

Come one and all out to a “Celebration of Life” – 60th Anniversary of the Escuminac Disaster – June 15th and 16th, 2019 in Escuminac and the surrounding areas.

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5th Annual River Run 4 Vets Doaktown

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 29, 2019 /

The 5th Annual River Run 4 Vets in Doaktown. Starts with a sail (canoe) down the beautiful Miramichi at 11 am from the McNamee Footbridge to Doaktown on Saturday, June 29,2019. (July long weekend). It ends with entertainment and a BBQ steak or chicken dinner at Branch #23 Doaktown Legion. Full package for the event is $30 which includes a River Run t-shirt, dinner plus many other goodies. Or you can just attend the dinner for $15.

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Spring Market & Plant Sale in Burnt Church

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 27, 2019 /

On Saturday, June 1st, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., come out to the Burnt Church – New Jersey Seniors Hall, located at 419 Burnt Church Road for the Historical Society of Church River Spring Market.

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Miramichi Leadership Prayer Breakfast After Event

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 9, 2019 /

On Friday, May 10th, 2019, beginning at 7 pm, come out to the Skyway to Heaven Church, located at 125 Maher Street in Miramichi East (Chatham) to for the Miramichi Leadership Prayer Breakfast After Event (next to the Miramichi Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Boys and Girls Club). The guest speaker is Cyndi Desjardins Wilkens is a quadruple amputee as the result of the effects of flesh-eating disease (necrotizing fasciitis).

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Annual Spring Rummage and Bake Sale in Blackville

By Giv'er Miramichi / April 27, 2019 /

From 10am to 6pm on Friday, May 3rd, 2019, and 9am to 12pm noon, on Saturday, May 4th, 2019, come out to the The Holy Trinity Anglican Church Anglican Church Women Annual / 2019 Spring Rummage Sale and Bake Sale taking place at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church Hall, located at 293 Main Street in the Village of Blackville, directly across from the Holy Trinity Anglican Church. If you have any questions, contact Sally Underhill at 1-506-843-6306.

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Miramichi High School Students Roman Catholic Youth Group

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 20, 2019 /

Coming soon! A Roman Catholic Youth Group for Miramichi High School Students! Grades 9-12, you asked for it, you’ve got it! Join us Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Saint Michael’s the Archangel Basilica Roman Catholic Church Parish Centre, 10 Howard Street in the Former Town of Chatham (Miramichi East). There will be lots of fun activities, snacks, and great music! Your feedback will help provide the direction of future gatherings and fun adventures.

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The Historical Society of Church River Spring Social at the Burnt Church – New Jersey Seniors Hall

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 19, 2019 /

The Historical Society of Church River will be having a Spring Social on Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at 1:30 p.m., at the Burnt Church – New Jersey Senior’s Hall (Old School House), 419 Burnt Church Road, Burnt Church, New Brunswick. The guest speaker is Mr. Emilen LeBreton, local historian and a member of the Néguac Historical Society. The topic he will be speaking on, is the ties between Burnt Church – New Jersey and Lower Néguac.

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Annual St. Patrick’s Day Recovery Party

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 14, 2019 /

On Sunday, March 24th, 2019, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm come out to the Father Morrissy Centre (Saint Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church Parish Centre), located at 88 Bartibog Church Road in Bartibog Bridge for the Annual St. Patrick’s Day Recovery Party. The admission is a freewill offering and their will be entertainment and raffles offered. There will also be home cooked meals available for sale on that day for only $7.00 a person.

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Rotary Club of Newcastle Now Accepting Vendors for the Annual Rotary Rib Fest on the Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / February 18, 2019 /

The Rotary Club of Newcastle is now accepting vendors for the Annual Rotary Ribest on the Miramichi. If you are a small business selling crafts, food, wood working, jewelry, clothing, accessories and everything in between – then this is the event for you! Respond today – They would love to hear from you! Questions or request a vendor agreement, please contact Valerie Comeau of the Rotary Club of Newcastle at: valeriecomeau@hotmail.com.

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Introducing Posters of Athletes of the Special Olympics New Brunswick Winter Games on the Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / February 8, 2019 /

With 10 days until the New Brunswick Special Olympic Winter Games in Miramichi kick off, the Miramichi Chapter of the New Brunswick Special Olympics are pleased to introduce many of it’s athletes in various sports. Our own Mighty Content Coordinator, Anthony McLean is honored, proud and excited to be part of this upcoming event happening right here in the Miramichi from February 21st to 24th. He will be competing in Candle Pin 10 Pin Bowling!! Other sports with these games include Floor Hockey, Curling and Snowshoeing and athletes, coaches and volunteers will grace Miramichi soil from all over New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island!!

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CONVER SATIONS: Craft NB’s Juried Member Biennale Exhibition at the ARTcadienne Gallery at the Carrefour Communautaire Beausoleil

By Giv'er Miramichi / February 3, 2019 /

On Sunday evening, February 3rd, 2019, at 6:00 pm, join CraftNB at the ARTcadienne Gallery at the Carrefour Communautaire Beausoleil, located at 300 Beaverbrook Road, in Miramichi (Newcastle) for the opening reception of CONVER SATIONS: Craft NB’s Juried Member Biennale Exhibition. This Craft NB Juried Member Biennale Exhibition is curied by Vicky Lentz, and will also feature other following artists:
Kimberly Bent,Jacqueline Bourque,Allison Green ,Alison Murphy,Deborah Payne,Keri Ryan,Katrina Isbill-Floyd,Izabell Fagan,Denise Violette Michaud,Emily McCumber,Ghita Levin ,Gudi Pach,Joe Pach ,Jamie Brown ,Karen Knight,Karen LeBlanc,Lois McDonald-Layden,Megan Billings,Ralph Simpson,William Robinson,Maja Padrov,Ted Boothroyd and Charline Collette.This is the final stop of Conversations, Craft NB’s Juried Member Biennale Exhibition.The closing of this exhibition is Wednesday, March 20th, 2019.

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Official Mascot for the 2019 Special Olympics New Brunswick Winter Games in Miramichi Launched

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 29, 2019 /

The 2019 Special Olympics New Brunswick Winter Games is less than a month away – February 21st to 24th, 2019, right here in the Miramichi! Over 400 Athletes, Coaches and Volunteers will be here in the Miramichi from New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island! The sports played in the 2019 Special Olympics New Brunswick Games will be: Bowling, Floor Hockey, Snowshoeing and Curling. To make it more exciting, a official mascot for the 2019 Special Olympics New Brunswick Winter Games in Miramichi has been launched!

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2019 Île Beaubears Island Speaker Series

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 26, 2019 /

The Friends of Île Beaubears Island will once again host Miramichi historians in a Speaker Series during the month of February. Presentations will occur in the library at the Nelson Rural School, 26 Saint Patrick’s Drive, in Nelson Miramichi, at 7pm on Monday and Thursday evenings throughout the month. Admission is FREE! ** IF WEATHER CAUSES A SCHOOL CLOSURE, THE PRESENTATION THAT EVENING WILL BE RE-SCHEDULED **

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