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Officers' Square

585 Queen Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1C3, Canada
+1 506-460-2041
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There are a variety of activities that take place in the square from changing of the guard, craft sales, concerts.

It i8s a nice place to go for a summer concert all you need to bring is a lawn chair or blanket... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
judithw987
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Central Blissville, N.B., Canada
Something for everyone!

Officer's Square is in the "heart" of the downtown ...it recently hosted the internationally... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
K8835OOpatriciap
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Fredericton
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One of Fredericton’s most beautiful and historic areas, Officers’ Square was named one of the Top 10 Public Spaces in Canada! It was a centre of military activity when Fredericton was garrisoned by the British and Canadian Armies. During July and August, it is the site for outdoor summer concerts, the Changing of the Guard ceremony, daily outdoor theatre, and a variety of festivals and events throughout the year.
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585 Queen Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1C3, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It i8s a nice place to go for a summer concert all you need to bring is a lawn chair or blanket. Some lawn chairs are provided by the city of Fredericton for visitors. There is also a museum that one can visit.

Thank judithw987
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Officer's Square is in the "heart" of the downtown ...it recently hosted the internationally renowned HARVEST JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL...all year round there are activities taking place at officer's square, including winter when it turns into an illuminated outdoor skating rink. It is a family...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is such a great venue for Fredericton, so much happens here all summer, love the music. So many free acts.

Thank Bruce251
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

When in town for the weekend, we saw the officer's review (which was wonderful), as well as two free concerts. There were many other events- we picked up a flyer at the NB tourism station in the park for a schedule.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 19 August 2017

In the summertime there seems to be almost non-stop entertainment in this little park in the center of town, check it out!

Thank flexitdriver
Reviewed 9 August 2017

while this is an interesting place to visit once, not much changes from year to year , except perhaps some crafters, but a lot of them are the same or variations of the same year after year. Very warm this summer, not enough seating and...More

Thank alfie1108
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had just parked across from Officer's square when we saw that they were doing their maneuvers. We stayed and watched and had an enjoyable time. This is a great way to spend time in Fredericton. Next time I would plan better as to be...More

Thank Mae M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were walking by and was able to see a practice session for the army in progress. We felt lucky to be a part of something so patriotic (they performed the national anthem).

Thank brownie06
Reviewed 5 August 2017

While out wali g Fredericton trails and city centre, we happened on the changing of the guard at Officers Square. Liked the way they select someone from the crowd to review the troop. Can be a little loud for tiny ears, so cover the children's...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Drove over to the Garrison District from the other side of the river and they were on parade when we arrived.

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cptray333
14 October 2016|
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Response from Lynn C | Reviewed this property |
Officer's Square is open to the public all the time. As for the museum, I do not know but you could check with the City of Fredericton on-line. Good luck and I hope you enjoy your visit!
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Arnold M
31 August 2016|
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Response from Lynn C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am not familiar with the schedule but you could check on the Fredericton website. Sorry I could not help.
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