Off Site Venues
Beaverbrook Art Gallery
703 Queen Street
A world-class cultural experience awaits your group. One of Canada’s finest galleries, the Beaverbrook Art Gallery provides an ideal venue to experience an international art collection. It is centrally located downtown on the banks of the St. John River and across the street from the Fredericton Convention Centre. A gift to the people of New Brunswick from Lord Beaverbrook (Sir Max Aitken), the Beaverbrook Art Gallery houses a major collection of Canadian, British and international masterworks spanning several centuries, including some of Atlantic Canada’s finest artists. The Gallery also hosts temporary and touring exhibitions from across Canada and around the world.
The Gallery can accommodate reception, lecture, and banquet events for groups ranging in size from 20 to 350 guests. For presentations, some audio-visual equipment is available. The Gallery is licensed to provide bar services, and can work with a variety of caterers in the city. Docent-led tours of the exhibitions can be included with events, or as a stand-alone activity. Please contact Jeremy at firstname.lastname@example.org or (506) 458-2039 for more information.
686 Queen Street
Attached via breezeway to the Fredericton Convention Centre, and side-by-side on Queen Street, The Playhouse is Fredericton’s premiere live performance venue. This soft-seat theatre has 709 seats (469 orchestra and 240 balcony).
The stage and auditorium are equipped with state-of -the-art sound, lighting, video, and fly technology, and the technical and patron services teams are ready to make your event the best it can be.
In addition to the main stage and auditorium, the rehearsal hall (43’ x 31’), and East and West galleries (45’ x 16’) are also available for rent. Rental fees and technical information may be downloaded from www.theplayhouse.ca. Contact Della to find out how The Fredericton Playhouse can meet your event or organization’s needs. email@example.com
University of New Brunswick
Just a few blocks from the Fredericton Convention Centre, discover the ivy-covered brick buildings of one of the oldest university campuses in North America. UNB hosts hundreds of conferences, meetings and events of all sizes each year. With an impressive inventory of facilities including more than 200 meeting and special event venues to accommodate groups of 6 to 6,000 and more than 1,300 traditional residence beds and 150 suites, UNB may have exactly the off-site space for your group. The Conference Services team offers convenient and affordable services to our clients including an experienced, full-service catering team; conference and event management services; on-site, affordable audio visual equipment and support; and complimentary parking and high-speed wireless access for delegates. We proudly work with all of our partners in Fredericton to welcome guests to our campus and city: we hope you will join us!
Fredericton Boyce Farmer’s Market
665 George Street
For more casual affairs, the Fredericton Boyce Farmers Market, one of Canada’s finest traditional markets, offers a 4,300 square foot meeting space with a charm and flavor that reflects the unique essence of Fredericton. The “Market”, as locals call it, is the Saturday morning gathering place for regional farmers, craftspeople, and gourmet chefs to sell their wares. The rest of the week, the Market provides rental space for concerts, wedding receptions, large casual parties, and public meetings. Whether you are planning a Maritime Kitchen Party or a casual dinner for your delegates, the friendly staff at the market are ready to help you plan your event from beginning to end and make sure it is a success. Contact: Angela Gowans: 506-451-1815, www.frederictonfarmersmarket.ca
Killarney Lake Rotary Centennial Lodge
1600 St. Mary’s Street
The lodge is located in beautiful Killarney Lake Park, just three miles away from the city center. This facility features two meeting rooms on the main floor with a large banquet room on the second level accommodating up to 120 delegates. Each room features either a kitchen or kitchenette and all are available for an hourly rental fee to groups or individuals who would like to host reception or social gatherings. This venue is ideal for those who appreciate nature.