A number of family-related activities are offered throughout the year. Details are available in the Activity Guide.

Please note that a profile number is required before registering online or in person. To acquire a profile number, visit the following link. This step may take a few days so please ensure that you apply before registration begins. After receiving your profile number via email, you must visit the Dieppe Aquatic and Sports Centre or City Hall in person to show proof of residence.

Every month

Public swimming

Each week, the Dieppe Aquatic and Sports Centre offers a number of public swimming sessions for all ages.

Wednesday Show


December 12 - Christmas Sing-along!- Place 1604

An evening of traditional Christmas songs, the lighting of a giant Christmas tree, a campfire and other wonderful surprises. Don't miss the magic of the twinkling decorations and the joyous atmosphere of this event. Starting at 6:30 p.m. Free admission!

December 13 - Christmas Story Time - Dieppe Public Library and Dieppe City Hall

Children are invited to share their Christmas wish list with Santa Clause from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (there will be a break from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.) English story time, craft and snack is at 10 a.m., while French story time, craft and snack is at 1 p.m.


November 22- Santa Claus Parade

The Greater Moncton Santa Claus Parade begins at 5 p.m. This year`s theme is `Lights, music, Christmas!`The parade will travel down Cameron and Main Streets in Moncton and ends in Dieppe. Come out to encourage the floats from Dieppe.


October 26- Pumpkin Carnival - École Sainte-Thérèse

A haunted house from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. (with lights on) and from 12:30 to 2 p.m. (without lights). Maritime Reptile Zoo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wear your costume!

Reminder: Door-to-door trick-or-treating is permitted in Dieppe from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, October 31.


September 5 - Music and movie

Come out to encourage our multitalented youth, and enjoy a movie at Place 1604 beginning at 7 p.m.. Free. Music: Jean Luc Saulnier Movie: Belle et Sébastien (in French with English subtitles.)

September 19 to November 29 - Playful Renardi

Check registration for information

September 12 to 14 - Harvest Festival

                September 12- Culinart experience - Dieppe arts and culture Centre. If you love fine food, this is for you! $30 limited 
                September 13- Battle of the grills - Dieppe Market. Free
                September 14 - Gourmet BBQ- Dieppe Market- $10 adult, $6/child. Music: Kevin McIntyre

September 21- 5th anniversary of Dieppe Aquatic and Sports Centre

To commemorate this event, a public swim will be offered from 3 p.m. to 4:55 p.m. at the reduced cost of $5/family. Door prizes and cake will also be offered.


August 4- New Brunswick Day

Children`s bazaar with inflatable games, official ceremony and free barbecue, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rotary St-Anselme Park. Free

August 13 to 17 - Dieppe KITE International

More than 100 kite fliers from 12 countries will fly a variety of kites of all shapes and colours durint the event`s 10th edition.

August 15- National Acadian Day

Come celebrate as a family with a walking tintamarre and music from Art Richard, Josiane Comeau, Rheal LeBlanc, Jacques Comeau, Joanie Benoit, Jason Guérette and more from noon to 6 p.m. at Centenaire Arena. Free. At 7 p.m., join us at the Arthur-J.-LeBlanc Centre for a concert by Cayouche, Réveil, Swing and Suroît. Presented in collaboration with Dieppe KITE International.

August 17- Dieppe Raid Ceremony

A ceremony to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the Dieppe Raid in France. The ceremony begins at 1:30 p.m. and will pay tribute to Canadian soldiers who died during the Dieppe Raid.

August 23 and 24- Atlantic Canada International Air Show

The Snowbirds and many other pilots will demonstrate their know-how in Dieppe. Some of the performances will feature: RCAF-CF-18 Hornet, Canadian Army SkyHawks Parachute Demontration Team, Team Rocket, Dan Buchanan, Gary Ward, Manfred Radius, and Bill Leff.

Music and movie (July to September)

Come out to encourage our multitalented youth, enjoy a movie or take part in lawn games this summer at Place 1604.

The free activities begin at 7 p.m., while the movies begin at dusk.

July 4

Music: Noémie Auffrey Jones and Ricky Breau

Movie: The Nut Job (animation) (in French with English subtitles)                   

July 11

Music: Jessica Roy and Zackary Lane

Movie: When We Were Boys (in French with English subtitles)

July 18

Music: Félix Belliveau and Alexis Belliveau

Film: Saving Mr. Banks (in English with French subtitles)

August 8

Music: Camille Richard, Amélie Richard

Movie: Fantastic Mr. Fox (animation) (in English with French subtitles)

August 22 

Music: Josiane Comeau and Cameron Molloy

Movie: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (animation) (in English with French subtitles)

September 5 

Music: Jean Luc Saulnier

Movie: Belle et Sébastien (in French with English subtitles)


July 1- Canada Day

The official ceremony and the cutting of a giant cake will be followed by performances from Oumou Soumaré and Mustang. Inflatable games will also be on site. Fireworks sponsored by the municialities of Dieppe, Moncton and Riverview, as well as by Crystal Palace, begin at 10 pm. along the Petitcodiac River. Free

July 23 to 27 - Circus Festival

The Festival`s third edition has event more surprises for you. Shows and workshops for the entire family at Place 1604 and the Dieppe Arts and Culture Centre.


Every Friday - Tempo Break

From 12 - 1 p.m people are invited to attend free noontime concerts on the patio where Place 1604 restaurants are located or use the nearby lawn and picnic tables for relaxing.

June 6 - Martin Bourque and Rosa Larrichiuta
June 13 - Philippe Boudreau and Denis Hachey
June 20 - Jacques Comeau
June 27 - Jean-Marc LeBlanc

June 1 - Trails Day

Here`s an opportunity for promoting healthy and active living in our community. Snacks available from 10 a.m. to noon at the border of the trail between Dieppe and Moncton along the Petitcodiac River.

June 21 - Leisure Day

A day filled with fun activities at Place 1604 to celebrate Recreation month. Take part in free outdoor activities including a Zumba sesion, concert by Art Richard, inflatable games, and a community barbecue. The celebrations are held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Every Tuesday - 12 Challenges

May 23 - Tempo Break with Denis Leger (Cancelled)

From 12 - 1 p.m. people are invited to attend free noontime concertts on the patio where Place 1604 restaurants are located or use the nearby lawn and picnic tables for relaxing.

May 24 - 25 - Children's Festival at Arthur-J.-LeBlanc

Cooperative games; interactive kiosks; sports; cultural and artistic activities; story workshops; various games for youth aged 3 - 12, held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Registration is required. You must get a profile number in order to register online or in person at Dieppe City Hall.

May 30 - Tempo Break with Justin Gauvin

From 12 - 1 p.m people are invited to attend free noontime concerts on the patio where Place 1604 restaurants are located or use the nearby lawn and picnic tables for relaxing.


Bunny Run at Rotary St-Anselme Park

The fun starts at 1 p.m. with an egg hunt followed by games, face painting, crafts and participation prizes. Free

January to March

Fun on ice

In 2014, Place 1604 is your meeting place for outdoor skating, bonfire, music and hot chocolate. Free

Sleigh rides

Free sleigh rides are offered between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. every Sunday from January to March at the Rotary St-Anselme Park, weather permitting. Private sleigh rides are also available by making a reservation


Dieppe Friendship Carnival

Get out your tuque and mittens and come out to enjoy the many activities


Community gardens

The gardens provide an opportunity for residents to grow vegetables, berries, herbs or various annuals or perennials on municipal property. The municipality will support the initial and annual development of the gardens. This includes work such as tilling the soil and delivering soil and compost. Check out the Gardener's Guide to find out more about the program including the responsibilities of gardeners and the applicable rules. Application forms are also available. Click here for the pdf version. (Form is available on page 5)