We are proud to announce the official program for the 68th edition of the Shediac Lobster Festival. This year’s Festival will take place from July 5th to 9th.

Program 2017 couverture  

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Outdoor family entertainment is presented nightly, featuring magicians, well known local artists, national and international entertainers. A variety to please everyone. HERE ARE THIS YEAR'S ACTS

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Lobster, Wine, and good company is what awaits you at this event. Come savour vintage wines paired with a taste of lobster dishes prepared by local restaurants and chefs. Click here to get your tickets! 

Ales and Tailsailes and tails
Come savour craft beers from New-Brunswick with a taste of lobster and seafood bites. 
Click here to get your tickets!

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We serve cold Lobster plates with all the trimmings in our Giant Lobster Trap tent every day during the festival. You can enjoy your Lobster supper while watching our Outdoor stage show. Click here to view our menu. 

concour mageur homard rondLobster Eating Contest
The highlight of the Lobster Festival is surely the Lobster Eating Contest. Every night we choose volunteers from the crowd to eat 3 Lobsters with their bare hands in the least time possible. Why not come & try your luck!!
Click here for the rules.

The Longest Lobster Rolllongest lobster roll rond
Again this year, the Greater Shediac Chamber of Commerce will attempt to break the world record for the longest lobster roll in the world. The current record is over 120 feet!
Join us for this unique event!

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The Longest Lobster Dinner
How does sharing a delightful lobster dinner with 999 other people sound? Over 1,000 people will eat 1,000 lobsters off a table measuring 1,000 feet long. 
Will you join us at the table this year?

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Kids in costumes participate in a parade in the streets of Shediac, arriving for judging at the Festival grounds. Every participant receives a treat bag, and each category winner receives very nice prizes.  Kids and parents can also enjoy the Giant Midway on the Festival Grounds.
Click here for more information.

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Mr. Lobster Festival mascot
Mr. Lobster the Festival mascot makes his grand arrival each year. During festival week he can be seen everywhere in Town and on the Festival Grounds.       Click here for his story.

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Each year, people come out by the thousands to have fun on the rides Campbell Amusements has to offer.             Join us for a heart-pounding experience!

Lobster Roll Competitionlobster role
Love to cook? Love lobster? Send in a video of your Lobster Roll creation as well as your recipe by clicking this link. Five finalist will be chosen and will come and present their   creation to local judges. One winner will be crowned master of the Lobster Roll! Click here for more information. 

Paint night
Paint Night
Come paint and enjoy a glass of wine with friends. Click here for more info.

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Canada Day Celebrations
Come down to the Rotary Park to celebrate 150 years of confederation, a great show and many activities guaranteed fun for the whole family! Click Here for more information.

Buy tickets online for those activities: