What to Expect in Miramichi

Tuesday September 27
12:00pm-5:45pm  Registration/Check-in (conference room) 

 Dinner on your ownAsk us for list of where to go!

Wednesday September 28
8:00am-5:00pm Registration/Check-in (conference room) 

1:00pm-1:20pm Welcome Elder Tully Paul
1:20pm-1:40pm Greetings from the City of Miramichi Mayor Adam Lordon
 Opening Keynote Fish'n Canada
2:20pm-2:50pm Where To Next?  An update on Event Atlantic Projects Matt Moore, Chair of Event Atlantic
2:50pm-3:05pm Refreshment Networking Break
3:05pm-4:00pm Mayor's Panel Miramichi, NB | Truro, NS | Tyne Valley, PE | NL - TBA
 Downtown Arts & Music Festival Performance  Dillon Ryan
4:20pm-5:00pm Government Funding programs (what is available and how to apply)  Events Nova Scotia | Government of PEI | NL - TBD | NB - TBD 
5:00pm-7:00pm Dinner on your own Ask us for list of where to go!
7:00pm Delegate events (Meet in hotel lobby for both events)
Late Night Networking  Spend the night on the town with other delegates

Thursday September 29
 And Now What?: A Look at our new reality...and some other challenges Martin Roy - Festivals and Major Events 
 Adrenaline Rush: Building a Community through Adrenaline Sports
 Micah Deforges - Tribu
10:35am-10:50am Refreshment Networking Break
 Downtown Arts & Music Festival Performance Terry Whalen
11:10am-12:00pm Elevating Diversity and Inclusion in Your Events Joanne Owuor - Dialogue NB
 Excellence Awards Luncheon
 Champion of the Year + Emerging Leader of the Year Q&A
 Moderated by Wayne Long
2:50pm-3:35pm How to build a successful bid
 Tanya Colburne
 Refreshment Break
3:50pm-4:10pm Downtown Arts & Music Festival Performance
 Amelia Underhill
 Creating Sustainable Events
 Katrina Cristall - City of Charlottetown
5:00pm-7:00pm Dinner on your ownAsk us for a list of where to go!
7:00pm Delegate events (Meet in hotel lobby for both events)

Late night networking
 Spend the night on the town with other delegates

Friday September 30
9:00am-9:15amOpening remarks by: Chief Roger Augustine Recognition for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Film: You Can Call Me Roger Recognition for National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

2:00pm-4:00pmLocal National Day forTruth and Reconciliation ServiceDetails will be shared during Summit

**Two delegate experiences will be hosted each night to ensure all delegates have the opportunity to enjoy both.

Miramichi River Boat Cruise Aboard the Max Aiken
​Miramichi Kitchen Party at Saltwater Sounds

When registering you will be asked which evening you would like to participate in the river boat cruise experience.

You will be automatically registered to attend the kitchen party on the opposite evening.  

Flying into New Brunswick? Shuttles from the Moncton airport are available. Please email stefanie@eventatlantic.ca with your flight details to secure a shuttle.

For the first time, the Event Atlantic Summit will be held in Miramichi, New Brunswick!  

The City of Miramichi is a proud member of Event Atlantic and supports the vision of bringing together community and event industry leaders to strengthen the spirit of collaboration in event hosting and to create opportunity for developing new business through partnership and learning.

As the recipient of the 2021 Event Atlantic Excellence Awards, Event of the Year ($100,000-$500,000) for their Striper Cup, we can count on a first class experience in Miramichi during the 2022 Event Summit! ​

Registration is NOW OPEN! 

Stay at the Rodd Miramichi! 

To secure a room at the Rodd Miramichi at the delegate rate, please contact the hotel directly: 

  • Call the hotel direct at 506-773-3111 at The Rodd Miramichi Hotel
  • OR Call toll-free reservations at 1-800-565-RODD (7633)
  • Identify you wish to book a room under the group block name “ Event Atlantic” Sept 27-30,2022
  • Book online: https://reservations.travelclick.com/85525?groupID=3490141

​​​​Two Queen Rooms $125.00
Two Queen Rooms ~ Waterview $155.00
King Room $125.00 
King Room ~ Waterview $155.00 
Executive King Rooms $158.00 
Executive King Room ~ Waterview $168.00 
One Bedroom King Suite $178.00 
King Bedroom Wheelchair Accessible Waterview $155.00 ​

Deadline to book as part of the delegate block is August 28, 2022

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Event Atlantic recognizes that the final day of the 2022 Event Summit is the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.  

For that reason, Event Atlantic is committed to working with Indigenous partners to ensure that September 30th is honoured in the way it should be. Speakers and presentations will conclude on September 29th, and a delegate breakfast followed by recognition of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation will conclude the Summit on September 30th.