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.
Each week, the Dieppe Aquatic and Sports Centre offers a number of public swimming sessions for all ages.
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!
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.)
Check registration for information
September 12 to 14 - Harvest Festival
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.
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 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
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 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 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Every Tuesday - 12 Challenges
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.
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
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.
January 30 to February 1 - Dieppe Friendship Carnival
Get out your tuque and mittens and come out to enjoy the many activities
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)