Marlowe Evans
Marlowe Evans
Originally from British Columbia, Evans is pursuing a Bachelor in Political Science at UNB.
February 26, 2021

January: Out On The Town

Illustration by Jules Keenan

Shivering Songs

When: January 20 - 24

Where: The Fredericton Playhouse

Fredericton’s famous Shivering Songs Festival comes through for 2021 with an amazing lineup of local artists. Including names like Jeremy Dutcher, Grand Theft Bus, and Les Chanterelles, Shivering Songs is aiming for a banger festival that is entirely COVID-safe. Tickets are available via the Playhouse Box Office.


Downtown Ice Sculpture Showcase

When: January 23

Where: Downtown Fredericton

Richard Chiasson is back again this year to create enticing ice sculptures for the 2021 Ice Sculptures Showcase. Using everything from a fine pick to dramatic sweeps of a chainsaw, watch as sculptures come to life across downtown! A map of sculpture locations will be available on the FROSTival website.


Frosty 15 Storytime On Demand

When: January 21 - February 6, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Where: Fredericton Public Library

Call or email the Fredericton Public Library to book a storytime for your family bubble! Winter-themed stories are available, and the time slots are limited. This is a unique opportunity to get kids out of the house in a COVID-safe way – the story times can even be arranged for family favourite books! We recommend The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn.


Sandwith Sleigh Rides

When: January 21 - February 7

Where: 2031 RTE 620 Highway, Royal Road

Do we have to say anything more than hot chocolate and horse-drawn sleigh? There is nothing more romantic than being cuddled up close listening to the jangling of a horse in harness, gliding through the snow. With meals, snacks, drinks, and even a bonfire available, there is no sweeter deal this winter. The phone number for booking is available on the FROSTival website.


Thane Dunn’s Elvis Greatest Hits Birthday Celebration

When: January 24, 7:30 p.m.

Where: Fredericton Playhouse

Nothing says January like an Elvis tribute. Thane Dunn and the Cadillac Kings, along with Melly Dunn, are going to be bringing Fredericton insane Elvis Presley vocals, style, and action. Tickets are available at the Playhouse box office.


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