Recreation NB - 2019 Conference

Our 2019 provincial conference (April 10-12) brings together professionals in recreation, aquatics, facility operations, recreation therapy, fitness, community development, wellness, and more! This year's theme is, Charting the Course. Sessions will relate to recreation facilities, programming, and management and encourage innovative ideas and planning for the future. Unique social events will take place on board the SS Hilton and will ensure this is a conference to be remembered.

“Cabins” are now available for booking @ $129 + 15% HST and 3% Destination Marketing Fee per night. This room pricing is available until March 15th, 2019.

Host Hotel:
Hilton Saint John
1 Market Square
Saint John, NB
E2L 4Z6
TEL: +1-506-693-8484
Hilton Website:

During ports of call, engaging speakers will facilitate stimulating sessions with valuable information. During the evenings on the high seas talented special event specialists will lead fun social events that will be reminisced about for years to come.

Who should attend:
Decision makers and anyone interested in recreation, aquatics, facility operations, fitness, wellness, and community development.

How to get on board:
Registration will be available on-line early in the new year! Call Recreation NB at 506-459-1929 for more details.

This conference takes place in wonderful Saint (Awesome) John. Participants are welcome to travel with their family
and friends, even if they do not want to attend the conference.

Saint Awesome has lots to see and do for all ages. You can extend your visit beyond the conference and enjoy other events immediately following our conference. These include: Saint John’s Annual Beerfest (April 13th), Amazeatorium – Play Based Learning Fun for the Whole Family (April 13th), and Gerry Dee at the Imperial Theatre (April 13th).

So, pack your bags (Hawaiian shirts, shorts, dresses, etc.) and join the Recreation NB Captain and Crew for this extra-special conference aboard the SS Hilton.