May Long Weekend Events & Activities in Moncton
Friday, May 21 – Monday, May 24, 2021
A go-to list of family activities and events taking place during May long weekend in Moncton: Friday, May 21 – Monday, May 24, 2021
Enjoy the Outdoors Safely. Be mindful of health advisories. Maintain a physical distance of two meters from people outside your household. Always wear a mask when you are in a shared space, either indoors. The places and activities mentioned in the article are merely suggestions.
Do not travel if public health orders during the long weekend recommend against travel in and out of Moncton.
Bonnie’s new toy Forky has gone missing. It’s up to you and the gang to help find him before Bonnie notices him missing. This will prove harder than it seems because she will be back in 60 minutes! No time to waste. Good Luck!
For more Escape Rooms, head over to Room Escape Atlantic. Details
Monday – Thursday & Sunday | 1:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Friday – Saturday | 1:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Room Escape Atlantic, 125 Canaan Dr. Dieppe
$23/person; Book your slot
There are many routes and parks in Moncton to enjoy a ride. Details
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See Work by Local Artists
The Moncton Gallery houses work by local and regional artists. The displays keep changing, so even if you have visited before you can see new work and new artists every time you visit. Details
Monday to Friday | 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Moncton Gallery, 655 Main Street, Moncton
Golf Courses are open. Book a tee time.
Relax with pottery painting. Head over to DIY Studio to enjoy pottery painting. Choose from over 250 pieces and 75 paint colours and start your DIY journey. Details
DIY Studio, 824 Mountain Road, Moncton
Visit the Zoo
Visit the Magnetic Hill Zoo this weekend. The outdoor areas of the zoo are open. The animals will be available for viewing in the Imaginarium and Ecodome. Details
May 1 – 21, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
May 22 – September 6, 2021 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Magnetic Hill Zoo, 125 Magic Mountain Road, Moncton
$7 – 13; Book your tickets online for contactless entry.
Enjoy Hiking or Discover Nature Attractions
Seeking some fresh air adventure this weekend — the good news is there are lots of natural areas for you to explore.
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- 20 Must Visit Nature Spots in New Brunswick
Visit a Garden
The unique climate across the province allows gardeners to grow a vast array of flowers and plants. Spend some time outside, learning about the plants you can grow and maybe get inspired to plant your own garden.
Go Antique Shopping
New Brunswick is home to many great antique shops where antique aficionados can check out and find hidden gems. Must-Visit Antique Stores in New Brunswick
Marche Moncton Market
Shop local produce and wares from the Farmer’s Market. Pick up fresh breakfast or lunch to-go or handmade gifts. Details
Saturdays | 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Westmorland Street, Moncton
Start your Reading Journey
Books are great sources of adventure. Moncton Public Library locations are open with reduced hours. Get started on your reading adventure. Details
Pick up at various Library Branches, Moncton
Free with your library card
See Public Art
Moncton is a wonderful city made all the more beautiful by spectacular public art pieces. Use Moncton’s Public Art Map to check out the creativity and talent in these murals, mosaic works, and sculptures. Details
Spring is a great time to go birding and there are many fabulous locations in New Brunswick. Details
Lead your team down in a state-of-the-art underwater exploration pod to find the treasure that has been submerged for centuries. Once down there, you will have to explore the ocean floor for any clues directing you to the sunken treasures.
For more Escape Rooms, head over to Moncton Escape Rooms. Details
Moncton Escape Rooms, 94 Lewisville Rd, Moncton
$25/person; Book your slot
Enjoy Musical Concerts
Tune in and listen to live music streamed from all over the world! Details
Watch Theatre Performances
One positive outcome of the pandemic is that you can now access theatre performances from all over the world online. See what’s on the show this weekend. Details
Go on a drive
Explore New Brunswick via a long drive.
Take-out and Support Local
Support local businesses by ordering a take-out from local restaurants. Check out Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19.
Visit Provincial Parks
Provincial Parks are great places to spend your day with nature. Here, you can enjoy hiking, biking, canoeing, fishing, birding, wildlife viewing, and more enjoyable activities. Details
Regular provincial park fees
Explore the World From Home
With travel being restricted, there are no ways to physically enjoy a trip to distant places. But the good news is you can explore these places virtually. From Canada’s arctic, cities, National Parks to international or outer space destinations like the international space station, Egypt’s Heritage Sites, and scenic train rides, you can now enjoy many travel destinations virtually.
Go Camping (or Plan a Camping Trip)
There are many provincial parks and campgrounds in New Brunswick where you can spend overnight. In addition to camping, provincial parks offer many activities for a multi-day adventure that makes the journey worthwhile.
- Places to Go Comfort Camping & Glamping in New Brunswick
- 15 of the Best Parks to Go Camping in New Brunswick