Events

  • RIDE FOR HOPE

    50/50 DRAW EVERY WEEK!! Contact Ginette Levesque on facebook or visit these vendors for ticket sales: Pharmacy Jean Coutu, Kozy Bar, Giselle cuts & styles, Lyne's Corner Restaurant and Bike Riders gift shop.
  • GFFD Lottery

    The Grand Falls Fire Department continues to thank our merchants for their continued support in helping us sell our 50/50 tickets. Please purchase your Grand Falls Fire Department 50/50 Lotto draw ticket at any of the following locations; La Brigade D'Incendie de Grand-Sault desire continuer de remercier les marchants qui nous supportent en nous aident à vendre nos billets 50/50. S'il-vous plait achetez vos billets Loto 50/50 de la Brigade D'Incendie de Grand Sault aux marchants suivant; - Michaud Petroleum - Toner Red and White - Leo's Quik Mart - Jean Coutu Pharmacy - Canadian Tire Gas Bar - Dave's Mini Market - Laforest Ultramar - Depanneur Du Coin Ultramar For more information, visit the Grand Falls Fire Department 50/50 facebook page.
  • Symposium D'Arts Visuels du Nord-Ouest 50/50 Lottery

    Funds from the lottery are used to showcase the talents of people with special needs by integrating them to the Symposium of North-Western New-Brunswick artists, the Grand Falls Potato Festival and the Saint-André Agricultural Fair. These opportunities in their communities allow them to share and develop their know-how. The 50/50 lottery is a great opportunity to support the symposium for the continuity of gratuity for these people to participate in courses, workshops, demonstrations, exhibitions, conferences, etc. Would you like to participate in the lottery? Call Danielle Bergeron at 473-4681 or visit one of the following locations: 1. Blues Printing Shop, 182 A Portage Rd, Grand Falls 2. Crystal Flooring, 519 Main St., Grand Falls 3. Galerie Da-Li, 82 Basin West St., Grand Falls 4. Mario G. LaPointe, 85 Broadway Blvd., Grand Falls 5. Paulette Violette, 423-7804 6. Merritt Press, 208 Main Street, Grand Falls For more info on the symposium, visit www.symposiumnb.com
  • Drummond Fire Dept. 50/50 Lotto

    The Drummond Fire Dept. 50/50 Lotto has a draw every week. To join the lottery, please contact a Drummond Firefighter near you. Payment Centres are at the following locations: A & A Ouellette Entreprise Boulangerie Sante Nicole JD's Cake Chez Suzy Pierre Sales & Service Jaqueline Sirois Hairstyles Hansen's Meat Shop LG Quickway Caron Service Station For more information, visit the lottery's facebook page.
  • 25th Annual Edmundston Jazz & Blues Festival

    City Hall Square - Edmundston
    The 25th annual Edmundston Jazz & Blues Festival takes place from June 14th to 16th at City Hall Square. The Jazz and Blues Festival is changing weekends and will add more days to its lineup. Thus, the festival will take place over three full days: Friday and Saturday, June 14 and 15, from 11 am to 11:30 pm and Sunday, June 16 from 11 am to 7 pm. To celebrate the festival's 25th anniversary, access the Jazz and Blues Festival site will be FREE of charge, as a thank you for the encouragement and loyalty of festival-goers over the years. In addition, the Edmundston Jazz and Blues Festival returns to downtown Edmundston this year. This will allow for the addition of a Ribfest during the Festival. Festival-goers will find on the site four ribbers kiosks that will present a variety of ribs, chicken and pulled pork recipes. This culinary addition in collaboration with DMP BBQ will undoubtedly please the population always in search of new experiences. For more information, visit the festival's facebook page.
  • Miss Grand Falls Pageant

    The 2019 Miss Grand Falls Pageant happens on Saturday, June 15th at Richelieu Auditorium, starting at 7 PM. The event will also feature 2019 Mini & Little Miss Grand Falls. Tickets are $15 and are available at Jean Coutu in Grand Falls. For more information, visit Miss Grand Falls Pageant on facebook.
  • 12th Annual Grand Falls Truck and Tractor Pull

    The 12th annual Grand Falls Super Truck and Tractor Pull returns June 15th and 16th to the E&P Senechal Centre!! Admission is $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Show starts at 10 am both days. Saturday Night Pull and Light Show begins at 7 PM on June 15th!! Canteen and beverages on site, 2nd annual Big Rig Show and Shine, Race Your Neighbour and much more!! For more information, visit grandfallstruckandtractorpull.com or their facebook page.
  • Climate Change Discussion

    Green Light/Feu Vert, an environmental group in Grand Falls, will be hosting a discussion on climate change and a New Green Deal. Come and share your thoughts on this topic on Wednesday, June 19th, from 6 til 8 pm at the Grand Falls Town Hall. These priorities will be forwarded to government representatives. Please RSVP by calling 506-473-7250 or email greenlight.feuvert@gmail.com.
  • Working Through Grief

    The Grand Falls Public Library is offering a free 6-week program, called Working Through Grief, for those who have lost a loved one, beginning Wednesday, June 19 from 6 - 7:30 PM. You must register in advance. Space is limited, so call or text Denise at 479-4950 or contact the library at 475-7781.
  • Chase The Ace Plus

    Grand Falls Rotary Club and Valley SPCA will be having Chase The Ace Plus. Draw happens every Wednesday night beginning June 19th. The draws will take place at Kat N' Dan's Pub & Restaurant in Grand Falls, beginning at 7:30 pm. You don't have to be present at the draw to win!! Tickets are 1 for 5$, 3 for $10 and 8 for $20. For more information or tickets, call 479-6028. Tickets will also be sold at the door Wednesdays from 4 to 7 pm. For the full list of ticket locations, visit Chase The Ace - Valley SPCA - Rotary Club Grand Falls on facebook.
  • Founders Day Dance

    New Denmark's Annual Founders Day Dance will be held at the New Denmark Rec Centre on Saturday, June 22 from 9 pm to 1 am. Music by the Harley Petersen Band. Bar and Canteen will be available.
  • Biker's Blessing

    12 Guerrette Road (Take exit 46 on the TCH) - Saint-Anne De Madawaska
    The Evangelical Baptist Church of Saint-Anne de Madawaska will be having a Biker's Blessing at the Church on Sunday, June 23rd. The blessing begins at 10 am and will be followed by a FREE BBQ. The blessing will happen rain or shine. For more information, call the Church at 475-5465.
  • Summerfest 2019

    Plaster Rock Summerfest 2019 is a community event which celebrates their community and supports recreational, cultural and economic development in the Village. As a registered nonprofit organization, Summer fest has been able to provide scholarships, support village and youth recreational activities and create recreational spaces for community members to enjoy. The festival offers a wide range of events for all ages. Summerfest will happen from June 24-30th, with fireworks taking place on July 1st. Come join them Monday, June 24th with your kids to enjoy a movie with delicious popcorn. On Tuesday, June 25th, there will be a dance for kids and teenagers. On Wednesday, June 26th, they will celebrate local talent with a new Variety show. Thursday, June 27th they will yell Bingo. On Friday, June 28th, come join them for a relaxing evening at the lounge at the Legion. Saturday, June 29th is an eventful day starting with parade, followed by the market and silent auction and ending with a dance featuring music by the Clay Harrison band. Relax on Sunday, June 30th by listening to music by the Branch 29. In conjunction with the Village of Plaster Rock’s July 1st celebrations, they hope to see you at the fun run culminating with a fantastic firework show. For more information, visit their facebook group Summerfest June 2019 or call 356-2529.
  • Potato Festival Matinees

    June 24 through 28th, Grand Cinema 3 will have free Movie Matinees as part of Potato Festival activities. Matinees Start at 11 AM, however doors open at 10 AM. Movies Playing Are As Follows: A Dog's Journey in English - Sponsored by Northwest Potato Farms A Dog's Journey in FRENCH - Sponsored by River Valley Potatoes How To Train You're Dragon (ENGLISH ONLY) - Sponsored by E & D Levesque Potato Farms Also, don't Forget the Near Midnight Showing Right After the FIREWORKS on June 30th. For more information, visit www.grandcinema3.com or their facebook page.
  • 59th Grand Falls Regional Potato Festival

    The 59th Grand Falls Regional Potato Festival will take place from June 26th through June 30th. Several new activities are part of the festival this year including: performances by Atlantic Cirque, an evening of craft beer tasting, mixology sessions with Moonshine Creek Distillery and an art exhibiton on potatoes at the Acanthus Gallery. Several favourites will also be returning including: the Bistro, Kids Zone, Parade and fireworks!! The festival evenings will kick-off Wednesday, June 26th with the Foam Party. Thursday night will feature musical groups Revolution and Reveil. Friday night has local group Big Shiny Maple opening for Motor League. Saturday night will have a performance from platinum-selling artist, producer and actor Tyler Shaw with opening act Wisecracker. Family activities organized during the day are offered FREE of charge. Tickets for the evening events are available on the festival's website or at the door before the show. For more information, visit www.gfpotatofestival.ca.
  • Jeux De L'Acadie - Opening Ceremonies

    In order to welcome athletes, participants and visitors to the region, the opening ceremonies of the 40th Finals of Les Jeux De L'Acadie will be presenting a retrospective on the last 40 years of les Jeux de l'Acadie, along with some local content. The opening ceremonies will be held on Thursday, June 26th at 7:30 pm at E.P. Sénéchal Center. The doors will open to the public at 6:30 pm. The entrance fee is $ 2 per person, free for children 12 years and under. For more information, visit www.jeuxdelacadie.org.
  • Fundraising Breakfast

    On Friday, June 28th, as part of the Potato Festival, Keal Technology employees invite you to their 6th Annual Fundraising Breakfast. The event will take place at the Bistro between 7 and 10:30 am. In addition to enjoying a good breakfast, you will help support the IWK Health Center, a world-class, specialized facility for Maritime women, children, youth and families. Thanks to the support of citizens and generous partners, over $ 35,000 has been raised for the IWK Foundation over the last five years. Tickets cost $12 per person and $8 for children 8 and under. Take out available. On the menu: scrambled eggs, bacon, toast, baked beans, meat spread ''creton'', coffee and juice. Call 479-1882 to get your ticket.
  • Promotion Day and BBQ

    CHEERS Perth-Andover recently changed their name to New Beginnings Activity Center. They will be having a promotion day on June 28th from 11 am to 2 pm in the Guardian Drug Store parking lot in Perth-Andover. They also plan on having a BBQ. New Beginnings is a mobile non-profit adult activity center which operates out of Perth-Andover. It provides services from Beechwood to Nictau. It is a safe and respectful environment for those living with Mental Illness to meet for social, recreational and educational activities. It provides support for those who wish to attend. It enhances in developing social skills, life skills, self-esteem, and promotes self-empowerment through meeting new people and being active in their community. New Beginnings operates Monday through Friday from 9 am to 4 pm. For more information, contact Trena at 273-4527.
  • Centreville Truck & Tractor Pull

    The 30th Annual Centreville Truck & Tractor Pull, hosted by the Centreville Chamber of Commerce, happens June 28th and 29th at the new Western Valley Multiplex!! Two tracks with 2 pulls going on at the same time. Pulling kicks off at 6 pm Both Days! Tractors from Nova Scotia, PEI, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Maine and Pennsylvania!! Day pass $20, weekend pass $30, kids 6-12 $5, kids under 6 get in free. For more information, visit their facebook page.
  • School Reunion

    There will be a reunion for all who attended John Caldwell School in the 80’s on Saturday, June 29th. Tickets are $30 each. For more information, please visit their FB page, John Caldwell School Reunion or visit OK Tire in Grand Falls and ask for Eric Tepper.
  • Jeux De L'Acadie - Closing Ceremonies

    The closing ceremonies of the 40th Finals of Les Jeux De L'Acadie will take place on Sunday, June 30th at the E&P Senechal Centre. The participants and the community will be able to share the last moments of the 40th Games with renowned artists Wilfred LeBouthillier and Jean-Marc Couture. The closing ceremonies begin at 2:30 pm on June 30th. The doors will open to the public at 1:30 pm. Monetary donations will be accepted at the door. For more information, visit www.jeuxdelacadie.org.
  • Walk for Alzheimer's

    The IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's will take place on Sunday, July 21st at Falls Villa in Grand Falls. Registration begins at 1 pm. Walk will start at 2 pm. For more information or to register, call 1-800-664-8411, 735-4248 or Falls Villa at 473-7726. You can also email vlegace@alzheimernb.ca.