Arts and Music

UNB to Host International Student Talent Showcase

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The International Student Advisor’s Office at the University of New Brunswick is hosting its first World of Talent showcase tonight

The International Student Advisor’s Office at the University of New Brunswick is hosting its first World of Talent showcase tonight (Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018). World of Talent will include performances from singers, dancers, musicians and more – all students who have come from around the world to study at UNB’s Fredericton campus. “We decided to […]

Family

Some Local Family Day Events

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Family Day

Here are some Family Day Events around the Fredericton area: Community Date & Time Location Description Central Hainesville Feb. 19 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Crabbe Mountain Family Day promotions include: $99 family lift ticket packages (2 adults, 2 children) $25 ski lessons – Group lessons will be offered at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm on […]

General News

New Brunswick Heritage Week Starts Next Week

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All New Brunswick communities are encouraged to celebrate Heritage Week 2018, Feb. 12-19. Several activities open to people of all ages will be organized by schools, communities and community organizations throughout the province.

All New Brunswick communities are encouraged to celebrate Heritage Week 2018, Feb. 12-19. Several activities open to people of all ages will be organized by schools, communities and community organizations throughout the province. This year, the week was revamped: a new logo was adopted, an information kit is available on the website dedicated to the […]

Business

Startup Weekend NB in Fredericton

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Startup Weekend NB

Startup Weekend NB believes entrepreneurship is the single greatest force advancing society and human welfare. We also believe empowering others is the best way to identify leaders, build communities, and inspire change. We welcome designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and experts from all domains to do amazing things.   All Startup Weekend events follow the same basic […]

Business

Students Descend on UNB to Vie for $19,000 in Prizes While Perfecting Business Pitches

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Students from three provinces will descend on the University of New Brunswick’s Fredericton campus this week as they vie for more than $19,000 in cash and prizes in a business plan competition.

Students from three provinces will descend on the University of New Brunswick’s Fredericton campus this week as they vie for more than $19,000 in cash and prizes in a business plan competition. BMO Financial Group, in partnership with the University of New Brunswick’s International Business and Entrepreneurship Centre (IBEC), will be hosting the BMO Financial […]

Arts and Music

2018 Fredericton FROSTival Kicks Off This Weekend

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Atlantic Canada’s largest winter celebration, FROSTival kicks off this upcoming weekend. The annual event includes the region’s best outdoor winter festivals, events and indoor cultural experiences. Pull on your hat & mittens, the perfect winter weekend getaway is waiting for you! Come celebrate winter in Fredericton with one of the region’s best outdoor festivals, events […]

Arts and Music

Living Roots Hosting Fundraiser

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Fredericton-based festival Living Roots has spent the last three years promoting local bands at local establishments and at their annual festival in late May. The Living Roots Festival is promoted by Roots and Soul Promotions. The promotion company will be throwing a fundraiser in late December. Festival promoter, Eddie Young, who runs Living Roots, says that the fundraiser is necessary to support and grow the festival. Each year it’s put on without any outside funding. It has thus far been paid for out of ticket sales and a few small local sponsors.

Fredericton-based festival Living Roots has spent the last three years promoting local bands at local establishments and at their annual festival in late May. The Living Roots Festival is promoted by Roots and Soul Promotions. The promotion company will be throwing a fundraiser in late December. Festival promoter, Eddie Young, who runs Living Roots, says that the […]

Health

International Day of Persons With Disabilities Observed

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The Premier’s Council on Disabilities held its annual event today in recognition of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The Premier’s Council on Disabilities held its annual event today in recognition of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities. To mark the day, which is celebrated annually on Dec. 3, the council hosted an event focused on service animals at the Delta Hotel in Fredericton. “We want to improve […]