Labour Day 2023

Join us at a Labour Day event near you!


Annapolis Valley District Labour Council
Kentville Memorial Park, 362 Main Street, Kentville Nova Scotia B4N 1K6
September 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cape Breton District Labour Council
Open Hearth Park
190 Ferry Street, Sydney
September 4, 2023, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Halifax and Dartmouth District Labour Council
March starts at the Nova Scotia Labour Board, 1601 Lower Water Street, and march to Peace and Friendship Park, Hollis Street
September 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

South Shore District Labour Council
Hot dogs and pop, face painting, singing with Johnny Lake and animal balloons for the kids
Privateers Park, Liverpool, NS
September 4, 2023, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Contact: Dianne Frittenburg 


Bathurst & District Labour Council
Coronation Park Munroe Street Bathurst, NB
September 4, 2023, Parade starts at 1:00 p.m., BBQ and speeches will follow.
Contact: John Gagnon, 506-545-0651

Edmundston District Labour Council
239 Principale Street Saint Basile, NB
September 4, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Contact: Lorn Martin,  506-737-7063

Moncton & District Labour Council
Centennial Park Moncton, NB
September 3, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Melissa Brown, 506-872-4643

Saint John & District Labour Council
Parade starts at Old Court House on King St. East
Fire Fighter’s Hall & Fisher Lakes, Saint John, NB
September 4, 2023, 11:30 a.m.
Contact: Shawn Wetmore, 506-693-9347

Organized by CUPE, Sponsored by Restigouche District Labour Council 
Softball Tournament, Car Show, Parade and BBQ
Inch Arran Park, Dalhousie, NB
September 1 to 4, 2023

  • Friday, September 1 – music in the park
  • Saturday, September 2 – youth ball hockey tournament, music in the park
  • Sunday, September 3 – lob ball tournament, free swim at Recreaplex
  • Monday, September 4 – Labour Day Parade, car show, free hot dogs, corn, popcorn, cotton candy, chips, pop, juice boxes, prize bags, face painting, bouncy castle, little train rides, rides on an antique fire truck, free swim at Recreaplex and magic show. For adults, there will be entertainment at the NBIP from 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Contact: Brian Arseneault, 506-686-4050


Prince Edward Island Federation of Labour
Joe Ghis Memorial Park, Charlottetown, PEI
Monday, September 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Contact: Carl Pursey


Central District Labour Council
Parade with Family Day BBQ and Concert
Parade starts at Main Street Grand Falls Windsor (Old CN Station), Finishes at Grand Falls Windsor Town Hall, High Street
September 4, 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Contact: David Hillier, 709-290-4907

Corner Brook District Labour Council
Family Fun Day & BBQ
Margaret Bowater Park, O’Connell Drive, Corner Brook
September 4, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Contact: Ernest Green,, 709-640-3995

Labrador West District Labour Council
Family Fun Day BBQ
Centennial Park Playground, Hudson Drive, Labrador
September 4, 2023, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Contact: Wendy Payne, 709-458-7188

St. John’s District Labour Council
Union walk starting at Quidi Vidi Lake, 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

St. John’s to Family BBQ
Royal Legion Branch 56, Pleasantville, St. John’s
September 4, 2023, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Michelle Reid, 709-769-5182