A number of family-related activities are offered throughout the year.

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.

Activities at Place 1604 between June and August

Block party

 Families are invited to organize a block party. Consult the fact sheet for details and fill out our registration form.

Public swimming

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

Wednesday Show

Lineup available here


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!

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.


Santa Claus Parade

The Greater Moncton Santa Claus Parade begins at 5 p.m. The parade will travel down Cameron and Main Streets in Moncton and ends in Dieppe. Come out to encourage the floats from Dieppe.


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 October 31.


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.)

Playful Renardi

Check registration for information


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

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.

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.


July 1- Canada Day

The official ceremony and the cutting of a giant cake will be followed by music. 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

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 - Trails Day

Here`s an opportunity for promoting healthy and active living in our community. Snacks, prizes and games from 9 a.m. to noon at Amand Park.

Leisure Day

A day filled with fun activities at Place 1604 to celebrate Recreation month. Take part in free outdoor activities from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Every Tuesday - 12 Challenges

The purpose of this program organized in partnership with Athletics New Brunswick is to have children aged 5-11 years get acquainted with athletics and keep them active in a non-competitive environment. Each session will feature three different Track & Field events and runs every Tuesday from May 12 to June 2 at the École Anna-Malenfant track facility, starting at 6:30 p.m. Registrations are now being accepted at $25 plus service fees, four sessions will be offered to the participant, helping him/her discover athletics. Hurry! Only 100 spots available.  

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.

The Mike's Bike Shop Challenge

Series of 6 mountain bike challenges for youth aged 8 to 15 years taking place at the Rotary St-Ansleme Park on Wednesdays, from May 20 to June 24.Cost: $30 for the 6 challenges. Registration at Mike's Bike Shop


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

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


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)