Fredericton is the capital of New Brunswick in eastern Canada, on the St. John River. It’s known for its Historic Garrison District, an 18th-century British army base now home to a Changing of the Guard ceremony, artists’ studios and an outdoor theatre.
The Fredericton Capital Region is a destination that’s built for discovery. The more you look, the more you find. We’re a place where harmonious contrasts don’t just coexist, they entwine, mixing together in unique ways to create a place filled with memorable experiences.
The Fredericton Capital Region is a place that flows in every direction. Explore our built heritage, world-class music festivals, stunning art galleries, award-winning taprooms and breweries, 120+km trail network and unique artisan markets. Which direction you take is up to you!
Get a taste of the Fredericton Capital Region by indulging in locally-grown, caught and harvested eats that celebrate the landscapes and history of New Brunswick in reimagined ways. From patios along the Wolastoq (Saint John River) to award-winning taprooms and breweries – the Fredericton Capital Region is home to eccentric culinary delights, rich in history and flavor from locally-made and curated ingredients.
The Fredericton Capital Region is soulful and social with a vibrancy that comes from the music, arts and crafts. We’re youthful and innovative, with one-of-a-kind artisan markets and world-class festivals. Built on heritage, our region was settled by Loyalists with strong Indigenous roots and culture.
The Fredericton Capital Region is not just a place on the edge of nature; nature is part of the local lifestyle. The Wolastoq (Saint John River) is the heart of the region - connecting communities along its path. This picture-perfect setting offers a natural playground for all to explore.
Featuring a selection of state-of-the-art facilities to accommodate a variety of sports, Fredericton-hosted athletic events are growing in frequency and magnitude each year. Enjoy the novelties of a small town with big city amenities, and treat your athletes and supporters to a taste of Maritime hospitality.