Recreation and activities directory

The Town of New Richmond has a multitude of activities for its citizens throughout the year.

  • Culture

    • Salle de spectacles régionale Desjardins of New Richmond

      Our auditorium is ideal for a large variety of activities and settings for corporative events, benefits or private parties.

      Adaptable to your budget and your requirements, we offer you the possibility of transforming various types of activities, from business meetings to private parties, to a high-quality original event in an attractive and accessible setting.


    • The Public Market of New Richmond

      An outdoor public market with approximately fifteen local agricultural producers, artists and artisans, open on Saturdays from July 5th to September 6th, from 10:00 to 16:00.


  • Patrimony

    • Gaspesian British Heritage Village

      Visit the Village and discover the life of the first English settlers. Walk to Duthie’s Point and explore this enchanting site with its forest trails and magnificent views of the Bay of Chaleurs. Our pebble beach is the perfect place for a picnic.


  • Recreation

    • Green Spaces

      A town focused on the environment and the quality of life, there are many parks for citizens and visitors to New Richmond.


    • Station touristique Pin Rouge (Tourist Station)

      The Parc régional Petite-Cascapédia, that includes the Pin Rouge downhill ski center, is located in the heart of the Little Cascapedia River valley in a natural untouched environment. A quadruple ski lift will transport you to the summit of the mountain where you can observe a grandiose setting: the Bay of Chaleurs and the surrounding mountains.


    • Taylor’s Point Park

      An enchanting site located next to the Bay of Chaleurs and the mouth of the Little Cascapedia River, this municipal park offers games for children, a paved biking and walking track and much more. Come to discover the treasures of this exceptional park.


    • The Municipal Library

      Located in the basement of the Town Hall, the library offers a large variety of books and magazines. Various services are available: reference book section with work tables, computers with high-speed Internet access. Various activities are also available: Duplicate Scrabble, story hour, exhibits, meetings with authors, information evenings, etc. To learn more about these activities, we invite you to consult the Informateur municipal bulletin and the Biblio flash (in French only).


  • Sports

    • Cross Country Ski Club

      The Cross Country Ski Club of New Richmond has 8 km of classic ski trails and 3 km of skate-skiing trails in the enchanting site of the Gaspesian British Heritage Village.


    • Read

      Défi Vélo Rotary Bike Challenge, 3rd edition

      This challenge is a sport oriented family event, open to anyone looking for a fun bike day. The money raised during the event will go towards the Rotary Club of New Richmond and Rotary International’s effort.


    • Jean-Marie-Jobin Sports Center

      In New Richmond you can lace up your skates and take advantage of the interior rink for various sports: hockey, open skating, figure skating and much more.


    • The Bruce-Ritchie Pool

      There are a lot of aquatic activities in New Richmond! The Bruce-Ritchie Pool is a fun place for the entire family.