NB Insider Stories, New Brunswick, Canada

Our Stories

Looking for the best festivals, the must-see sights, the hidden treasures and the inside scoop about New Brunswick? You’ll find it here. We’re always telling new stories and sharing our best photos, so visit us often to stay in-the-know.

Hole-in-the-Wall Park, Grand Manan, Tourism New Brunswick  Canada

17 Travel Adventures for 2017

2017 is the year of the adventurer! Read up, gear up, and start to #ExploreNB.

Tide & Boar Gastropub, Moncton, Tourism New Brunswick  Canada

May Long Weekend: Here’s What’s Happening

Here’s what to do and where to do it on Victoria Day weekend, May 19-22. 

Fiddlehead, Tourism New Brunswick, Canada

A Feast of Fiddleheads

It’s a New Brunswick tradition to go “fiddleheading” – learn how to pick and prepare your own fresh fiddleheads.

Fishing on the Nepisiguit River, New Brunswick Canada

Fishing for the Big Catch

Get your rod ready and plan a fishing trip to New Brunswick. You’ll be hooked for a lifetime.

Sugarloaf Provincial Park, Tourism New Brunswick Canada  Photo:  Andrew Knapp

Be Like Momo

Feeling the pull of adventure? There’s just one thing you need to do: Be like Momo.

Festival, Nackawic, New Brunswick Canada

Fabulous Summer Music Festivals

From island folk to Acadian rock, New Brunswick’s festival lineup will kick your summer into high gear.

Parlee Beach Provincial Park, New Brunswick Canada

Dear NB Summer...

Dreaming of summer? Imagine your next summer vacations in New Brunswick. 

Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival in Fredericton, New Brunswick Canada

17 Can’t-Miss Festivals & Events in 2017

Join us for music fests, powwows, cultural events and a whole lot more as we celebrate 2017 in true New Brunswick fashion!

Magnetic Hill, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

Spotlight: Magnetic Hill

What’s so magnetic about Magnetic Hill? Discover what makes this famed New Brunswick attraction such a draw.

Petit-Sault Brewers, Edmundston, Tourism New Brunswick Canada

History on Tap

Get a side of history with your six pack. Try out these delicious local brews for a tasty trip through time.

National park, Kouchibouguac, New Brunswick Canada

#NatureForAll in NB Parks

The Nature Playbook: 7 ways to connect with the great outdoors at any time of year.

Picaroons, Saint John, New Brunswick Canada

36 Hours in Saint John

The ECMAs are back in New Brunswick for non-stop East Coast musical entertainment. Here’s your guide to the fun.

Coffee Shop, Tourism New Brunswick

Cool Cafés & Coffee Shops

We asked, you answered: New Brunswick’s best cafés, as chosen by our (coffee loving) Twitter fans.

Lobster dinner, New Brunswick  Canada

10 New Brunswick Recipes To Cook Up

Add a taste of New Brunswick to your kitchen creations.

Kouchibouguac  National Park, New Brunswick Canada

Birding Hotspots

New Brunswick is a birding hotspot, and if you enjoy searching out new species or casually birdwatching while in nature, you’re in for a real treat.


Lobster Dinner in Caraquet, New Brunswick

For the Lobster Lover

Get your bibs: We’ve tracked down the best ways to enjoy fresh New Brunswick lobster, from sea to plate.

Whale-watching, Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick

Meet the Whales of Fundy

Take to the sea on the world’s highest tides and see the whales of the Bay of Fundy.

Sugarloaf Bike Park

Pedal to an East of Ordinary Adventure

From family fun outings on easy trails to adrenaline-inducing descents – they'll all make you want to hop on a bike.

New River Beach Provincial Park Sandcastle Competition, New Brunswick Canada

Fundy for Families

10 kid-friendly stops for an awesome family vacation on New Brunswick’s Fundy coast.

Camping Miramichi, A Treehouse Resort - Black River Bridge, New Brunswick Canada

Stay East of Ordinary

Cottages, quirky accommodations, campgrounds and other uniquely New Brunswick spots to rest your head.

Tintamarre, Pays de la Sagouine, Bouctouche,  New Brunswick,  Canada

10 Ways to Experience the Acadian Coast

Celebrate this summer the Acadian way, with plenty of colour and joie de vivre!

Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick Canada

10 Irresistible Wildlife Photos

Creatures great and small – in New Brunswick we've got them all!

Head Harbour Lightstation, Campobello Island, New Brunswick Canada

Escape to Life a Little East of Ordinary

Experience true Maritime island life when you travel to the awe-inspiring Fundy Isles.

Footprints on the beach, New Brunswick  Canada

7 Best Places to Sink Your Toes in the Sand

No matter where you are in New Brunswick, you are never far from the beach.

Sucrerie Bossé, Saint-Jacques (near Edmundston), New Brunswick  Canada

Maple: The Taste of Spring!

New Brunswick is one of the world’s top maple syrup producers and we love celebrating the annual harvest. Here are all the ways to join the fun!

Pure Maple Syrup, New Brunswick Canada

Maple Season - Getting sticky with it

A few tips to celebrate maple season with New Brunswick’s participating sugar bushes and craft breweries.

 Camping at Herring Cove Provincial Park, Campobello Island, New Brunswick Canada

Book the perfect campsite online

If you’re daydreaming about carefree days at a campsite with an ocean view and roasting marshmallows over the campfire, you need to take a closer look at our Provincial Parks.

 Farmers market, Saint John, New Brunswick Canada

Wintery Goodness at the Market

Discover and enjoy a feast of great finds at New Brunswick’s farmers' markets this winter.

Festival & event, Moncton, New Brunswick Canada

Come Inside to Winter Fun

Not a fan of snow? New Brunswick has a full lineup of indoor winter activities just for you. 

Fredericton FROSTival, Wilmot Church, Fredericton, New Brunswick  Canada

Date Ideas for Your Valentine

A few of our favourite no-fail options to help you spread the love this Valentine’s Day and throughout the year.

Kouchibouguac National Park, New Brunswick  Canada

10 Ways to Experience Our Winter Wonderland

Skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding, and sleigh rides are just a few of the reasons you’ll love winter in New Brunswick.

FROSTival, Winter Festival in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

36 Hours in Fredericton

From craft beer to ski hills, here’s how to turn up your winter with 36 hours in New Brunswick’s capital city region.

Taking a slap shot at the World Pond Hockey Championships, Plaster Rock, New Brunswick, Canada

The Best Game You Can Name

It doesn’t get more Canadian than pond hockey. Experience Canada’s national game the way it was meant to be played: outdoors on natural ice.

Snowshoeing in New Brunswick, Canada. Photo Credit:  James Donald

Winter Walking and Snowshoeing

HikingNB bloggers James and Vicki Donald share their favourite trails and tips for snowshoeing and winter hiking in New Brunswick.

Winter at Sugarloaf Provincial Park in New Brunswick, Canada

Winter Activities in Our Parks

Winter’s here – Don’t hibernate, celebrate! Get outside turn up your winter in New Brunswick’s provincial and national parks.

Sliding in New Brunswick, Canada

Winter with A for Adventure

Catch up with A for Adventure's video series as they Discover Real Winter in New Brunswick's winter wonderland.

Winter festival & event, Fredericton, New Brunswick Canada

9 Reasons to be Excited for Winter

The snow’s here, and winter too. Here’s what to get excited for this season.

Richibucto River Wine Estate, Mundleville, New Brunswick  Canada

Sip & Savour Your Way Through Fall

Delicious wines, beautiful colours and scenic drives: New Brunswick is a fall getaway match-made-in-heaven.

Verger Belliveau Orchard, Memramcook, New Brunswick Canada

Where to Go Apple Picking

15 orchards and U-picks to visit this fall for a day of apple-picking and fun at the farm.

Campfire at Herring Cove Provincial Park, New Brunswick, Canada

Explore the Great Outdoors With Us

Unplug and play in New Brunswick’s Provincial Parks. Nine different parks with nine unique stories make play time instead of screen time fun and easy to do.

Kayak The Hopewell Rocks at High Tide, Hopewell Cape, New Brunswick Canada

Top 10 Bay of Fundy High Tide Adventures

From kayaking to island-hopping, your Bay of Fundy adventure starts here.

Fall Colours in New Brunswick, Tourism New Brunswick, Canada

Fall Getaways: Food, Fun, and Winding Roads

A colourful canopy of leaves above and the open road below – fall in New Brunswick is perfect for road trippers.

City of Fredericton, New Brunswick  Canada

Fall Foliage Season: Your Guide to Leaf-Peeping

When (and where) to see the best fall colours in 5 scenic regions around the province. It’s all about timing!

Miscou Island, New Brunswick  Canada

10 Ways to See Fall in Technicolour

Read all about how to make the most of New Brunswick’s most vibrant and colourful season.