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Moncton’s Centennial Park


Centennial Park is by far the most well-known park and playground in the City of Moncton! This is a fantastic space, often used for large events, and a year-round destination for walking, biking, cross-country skiing,…

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Play could be our secret weapon in the mental health crisis


Is the answer to the increasing mental health needs of our youth as simple as letting them play? It’s certainly a large part of the solution to the crisis we’ve created. Our kids spent last…

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Riverview’s Winter Wonderland Park


Riverview’s Winter Wonderland Park lives up to its name and more! What a fantastic recreation treasure, featuring sliding, skating, snowboarding, and more! This amazing space features a skating oval, a super sliding hill, a snowboarding…

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Dieppe’s Centrale Park


I spied, with my little eye, the cutest little park tucked away from the road – so of course I went to explore! This playground wasn’t on our family’s official list to visit; I was…

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Riverview’s Patricia Park Tot Lot


Patricia McRae Park is a jewel in the Town of Riverview’s playground system. This is an accessible playground, created with toddlers in mind, but with lovely green space, shaded shelter, tennis court, basketball court, and…

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Fairview Knoll Playground


You guys, Fairview Knoll is the best! This amazing unicorn of a playground has it all – accessible, all ages appeal, splash pad, benches, parking, port-a-potty – what more could you want?! There is a…

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Arcade Fun in Moncton


Arcade Games can be SO MUCH fun as a family outing – so we thought we’d round up all the great places to play in the Moncton area in one easy-to-find list. Prices, times, and…

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Riverview’s All World Super Play Park at Frank L Bowser Elementary


The All World Super Play Park at Riverview’s Frank L Bowser Elementary School is a magical place. Maybe it’s just the fantasy-loving kid of my youth coming out, but playing in a massive castle with…

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Moncton’s Pauline Frizzell Park


Moncton’s Pauline Frizzell Park is another Pickle Planet favourite! Located on the former Uplands School site, this space is modern, inviting, and placed safely back from Salisbury Road with parking – and even a port-a-potty…

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Moncton’s Maplehurst Playground


Moncton’s Maplehurst Park is another lovely space great for multiple ages! This park has a splash pad for hot days, as well as lovely shaded areas. There are a number of benches scattered throughout, as…

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