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49 Cornwallis Street, Heritage Site

Lunenburg
Registered deeds suggest that this house, which is now known as the Finck Holder house, was built about 1829. Stephen Finck, a native of Scotland, was a well respected citizen of Lunenburg. He was a b ... [ More Info ]

A Day by the Sea Tour Ltd.

Pubnico
For a knowledgeable tour guide who takes you on informative and adventurous journeys, choose A Day by the Sea tour Ltd in Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia. With more than 10 years of experience, I hav ... [ More Info ]

Acadian Shores Interpretive and Geocaching Tour

Yarmouth (town)
Address: Various sites throughout Yarmouth & Acadian Shores Visit 25 historic and cultural sites that tell the Acadian story in Yarmouth & Acadian Shores. This is a self-directed tour that requires a ... [ More Info ]

Afterglow Art Festival

Bridgewater
Afterglow Art Festival is a free art at night celebration of community creativity held in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia. For three years the event has brought together artists of all kinds, from budding yo ... [ More Info ]

Annual Hank Snow Home Town Museum

Liverpool
As a boy, Hank faced many difficulties and shortcomings. He had to face the trauma of his parents' divorce at just eight years old and he was forced to stay with his grandparents. He then had to deal ... [ More Info ]

Annual Hank Snow Tribute

Liverpool
Enjoy four days of live country music, food, contests, prizes, camping and more held at the Annual Hank Snow Home Town Museum. The event includes over 30 musical artists! Sounds like Hank and best dr ... [ More Info ]

Archelaus Smith Historical Society

Cape Sable Island
The purpose of the Archelaus Smith Historical Society is to preserve the history and culture of Cape Sable Island by: Collecting and caring for artifacts connected with the Island Gathering and recor ... [ More Info ]

Archelaus Smith Museum

Cape Sable Island
The Archelaus Smith Museum was named in honor of an early New England settler who has left many descendants. He was a community leader and, because he had a fairly good education, he was chosen as cl ... [ More Info ]

Argyle Abuptic Festival

Lower Argyle
The Argyle Abuptic Festival is a great way to spend time and have fun with family and friends. TUESDAY, JULY 25 • ABUPTIC 9-HOLE GOLF SCRAMBLE: $10/person ​(includes prize draw). Registration at 5:30 ... [ More Info ]

Argyle Township Court House and Archives

Tusket
The Argyle Township Court House & Gaol is Canada’s oldest standing courthouse, built in the village of Tusket, Nova Scotia in 1805. It operated as a working courthouse and jail from 1805 until 1944. ... [ More Info ]

Art Basics

Bridgewater
Learn collage and mixed media techniques such as stamping and experiment with different mediums, such as acrylic paint, glue, tinfoil, bubble wrap, to name a few. We will also explore alternative phot ... [ More Info ]

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Western Branch in Yarmouth

Yarmouth (town)
In 2006, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia experienced significant growth with the opening of the branch in Yarmouth. The Western Branch is the only satellite gallery in Canada. Its establishment helps f ... [ More Info ]

Aspotogan Arts & Crafts

Northwest Cove
Aspotogan Arts & Crafts was formed in the year 2000 with the goal of exploring professional development, promotion and exhibition possibilities, and mutual support for artists working in the area. Ou ... [ More Info ]

Aspotogan Heritage Trust

Hubbards
In the Beginning: The Aspotogan Heritage Trust was created following the decision of the Government of Canada to close Canadian Forces Station Mill Cove in 1994. Formed as a limited-membership, non-p ... [ More Info ]

Athenaeum Society of Nova Scotia

Hubbards
The Athenæum Society of Nova Scotia was founded in January 2007 by a small group of local residents who recognized the pool of knowledgeable and talented people living in the area and wanted to bring ... [ More Info ]

Baccaro Lighthouse

Baccaro
Perched at the edge of the ocean, this lighthouse is an important seabird watching site. Located on the east side of Barrington Bay near Port La Tour, this small wooden lighthouse was built in 1934. ... [ More Info ]

Barrington Woolen Mill

Barrington
Barrington Woolen Mill Museum in the South Shore region was a thriving mill back in the late 1800s when fishermen needed warm, durable wool clothing. Powered by a water turbine, the mill washed, pick ... [ More Info ]

Basement Theatre

Shelburne (town of)
We are a community theatre group open to anyone 14 and over. We meet to practice and perform live at the Osprey Arts Centre, in Shelburne. We are always looking for new members if your interested ple ... [ More Info ]

Bijou de l’Acadie Cultural Immersion Experience

West Pubnico
Step back in time. The World’s Oldest Acadian History is at your fingertips. Be greeted by the descendants of the first Acadian settler themselves! The history doesn’t stop there – looking into your f ... [ More Info ]

Black Loyalist Heritage Society, Black Loyalist Heritage Centre

Eastern Shelburne County
The purpose of the Black Loyalist Heritage Society is to discover, interpret, safeguard and promote the history of Black Loyalists and their descendants; and to the advancement of universal recogniti ... [ More Info ]

Bon Portage Island lighthouse

Shag Harbour
The Bon Portage Island lighthouse was established in 1874. For 110 years, 16 principal lightkeepers and their families kept the light burning on this small, windswept island. The longest serving keep ... [ More Info ]

Boxwood Festival & Workshop, Music & dance workshops for children, teens, and adults

Lunenburg
Boxwood Canada featuring Classes, Concerts, Dances, Jam-Sessions, Great Local Food. Boxwood brings together an amazing group of artists from across the spectrum of traditional folk (Irish, Scottish, ... [ More Info ]

Bridgewater & Area Performing Arts Society

Bridgewater
The Bridgewater and Area Performing Arts Society (BAPAS) is led by community-minded citizens and artists who recognize and value a performing arts presence in our community. The long term goal of the ... [ More Info ]

Bridgewater Farmers Market

Bridgewater
We are a community-based Farmers' Market venue for local producers to sell directly to their customers. The market is operated by the Bridgewater Farmers' Market Association, a non-profit society. We ... [ More Info ]

Bridgewater Photographic Society

LaHave
The Bridgewater Photographic Society was formed in 1982 and incorporated under the Societies Act in 1985. Commonly referred to as the Bridgewater Photo Club, it was created to encourage and foster the ... [ More Info ]

Bridgewater United Church, Children's Programming

Bridgewater
Youth Singers - a children's and youth choir. They practice following the Sunday morning service and sing about once a month in church. Each year they participate in the Music Festival. New singers ar ... [ More Info ]

Cape Negro Island Lighthouse

Cape Negro
Located on the Southeastern end of the island, this structure is 91 feet tall with a light range of 16 miles. Originally built in 1872, the current tower replaced it in 1915 and was automated in 1993 ... [ More Info ]

Cape Roseway Lighthouse

McNutts Island
Established in 1788 on McNutt’s Island in the mouth of Shelburne Harbour, Cape Roseway was the third lighthouse ever built in Canada. It was built old world style with the cliff rocks it stands on. T ... [ More Info ]

Cape Sable Historical Society

Barrington
Whether you are researching local history, are interested in the people of the past or are researching your personal family history, we would love to help. Whether you want to go to the top of the li ... [ More Info ]

Cape Sable Lighthouse

Cape Sable Island
Built in 1861, the Cape Sable Lighthouse is the tallest lighthouse in Nova Scotia, standing at 101 feet tall. The station was destaffed in 1986. Although it is only accessible by boat, a magnificent ... [ More Info ]

Carter Island Lighthouse

Lockeport
Carter Island is situated about 0.4 miles north of Cranberry Island in the approach to Lockeport Inner Harbour. A light is shown at an elevation of 49 feet from a white circular tower 30 feet high, w ... [ More Info ]

Carve a Wooden Spoon

Dayspring
Learn how to safely carve with a knife and how to make your own spoon. Participants require a folding or fixed blade knife, no longer than 4 inches and leather or rawhide gloves. A hook knife or crook ... [ More Info ]

Chapel Hill Museum & Sea Tower

Shag Harbour
Chapel Hill Museum is located in Shag Harbour, Nova Scotia. Chapel Hill was formerly a United Baptist Church built in 1856 on the site of the Acadian Trading Post, Le Vieux Logis. Chapel Hill has bee ... [ More Info ]

Charlesville Lighthouse, Pubnico Harbour Lighthouse

Lower East Pubnico
The original Charlesville (Pubnico Harbour) Lighthouse was built in 1854. It was a white, square, pyramidal wooden tower with a red latern, with a dwelling attached. Both were demolished in 1967 and ... [ More Info ]

Chester Art Centre, Chester Art Centre

Chester
The Chester Art Centre was founded in April 2007 by artists and art lovers with a desire to bring art to the community. The Centre is located in the picturesque seaside village of Chester, Nova Scotia ... [ More Info ]

Chester Drama Society

Chester
Have a flare for the dramatic? The Chester Drama Society brings the excitement and drama of community theatre to Nova Scotia! Contact us if you are interested in becoming a member or checking out one ... [ More Info ]

Chester Municipal Heritage Society, Chester Train Station

Chester
The Chester Municipal Heritage Society was established in 1981 to promote and cultivate awareness of the unique heritage of the Municipality of the District of Chester for the enjoyment and benefit of ... [ More Info ]

Chester Seaside Farmer & Artisans Market Association

Chester
Farm fresh fruits and vegetables, artisan breads, meats and eggs, and fresh seafood and shellfish right off the boat as well as handcrafts, art, and jewelry. Our mission is to provide a venue for fre ... [ More Info ]

Clark's Harbour Monuments

Clark's Harbour (town of)
The Lion monument is location in the center of town and carries history that goes back many years. This monument was scheduled to stand guard in front of an old house in 1906. Its creator was a sixte ... [ More Info ]

Cox's Historic Shipyard & Warehouse

Shelburne (town of)
Hundreds worked here with their hands, building ships loaded with Shelburne dories for fishing, as well as schooners such as the Haligonian, sister ship to the famous Bluenose. From the 1820's to 198 ... [ More Info ]

DesBrisay Museum

Bridgewater
Perhaps you are a newcomer to Bridgewater and the South Shore area and want to learn more about the culture here, or perhaps you are a long time resident and are feeling nostalgic. If you love to coll ... [ More Info ]

DesBrisay Museum, Friends of DesBrisay Museum

Bridgewater
When you join as a member of Friends of DesBrisay Museum, you are helping to support the museum, while also meeting new people, and if you are interested, learning new skills. Membership runs January ... [ More Info ]

Drawing for Absolute Beginners

Dayspring
Drawing for Absolute Beginners If you have ever wanted to draw but were not sure where to begin this course is designed to give you the basics in everything from simple mark making to perspective and ... [ More Info ]

Explore Art

Bridgewater
This is a “fun-tastic” class where kids can explore and let their creativity flow! Learn collage and mixed media techniques such as stamping, and experiment with different things such as acrylic paint ... [ More Info ]

Firefighters’ Museum of Nova Scotia

Yarmouth (town)
Visit the Firefighters’ Museum in Yarmouth to discover the history of firefighting in this province. Imagine the clang of the fire bell, the smell of smoke and the feel of hot steam as firefighters o ... [ More Info ]

Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, and Wharf

Lunenburg
Discover how the Fishery has shaped our lives. Stroll at your leisure or take a Guided Tour. Learn about Rum Running and August Gales. Meet lobsters, flounder, cod and more in our aquarium and don't ... [ More Info ]

Fisherman's Cove - Bus Trips

Bridgewater
Fisherman’s Cove is an authentic fishing community in Eastern Passage with beautiful natural scenery, unique gift shops, museums, art galleries, coffee and bake shops, ice cream and fish n’ chip shack ... [ More Info ]

Fishermens' Memorial, Lunenburg Seamen’s Service

Lunenburg
Lunenburg Seamen’s Service Location: Lunenburg Waterfront The Fishermens' Memorial is made up of eight triangular columns of black granite arranged as a compass rose, inscribed with the names of seame ... [ More Info ]

Floral Arranging 101

Bridgewater
This is a beginner friendly class for anyone who loves flowers!” Learn “tips and tricks” to help you create beautiful arrangements at home. Class will include some of the basic key principles of flora ... [ More Info ]

Flower Design Party

Bridgewater
Learn the delightful art of flower arranging ... and enjoy some snacks and refreshments at this FUN after-school floral “party!” You will be taught: “tips and tricks” of floral design, including stem ... [ More Info ]

Fort Point Lighthouse Park

Liverpool
Situated in Liverpool on the South Shore, Fort Point Lighthouse Park is the site where deMonts and Champlain landed in 1604 and a Privateers’ fort that defended the town and the trading routes in the ... [ More Info ]

Fort Point Museum

LaHave
The museum is located in a former lighthouse keeper's cottage. The point is enriched by 400 years of history, starting with the arrival of Champlain in 1604 and followed by a French settlement establi ... [ More Info ]

Fort St. Louis, National Historic Site

Port LaTour
In the 1630s, this was the strongest military establishment anywhere in what is now the Maritime Provinces or Maine. In 1630-31, this was the strongest French military establishment anywhere in what ... [ More Info ]

Fresh Air Films

Bridgewater
Fresh Air Films aims to bring free outdoor family films to downtown Bridgewater. This seasonal project will provide barrier-free entertainment with support from the Town of Bridgewater, the local bus ... [ More Info ]

Friday Afternoon Market In The Park, Lockeport

Lockeport
What Better Way to Spend a Friday Afternoon than by Coming and Enjoying Entertainment while Strolling Through Many Vendors Booths. Lots to See & Do for All Ages Nautical Playground on premises of Sea ... [ More Info ]

German Band Concert

Lunenburg
German Band Concert Date: Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm Location: St. John's Anglican Church FREE! Please contact the Recreation Director for further information!

Great Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

Mahone Bay
Visitors will meet hundreds of whimsical scarecrows rowing in wooden dories, sitting at sidewalk cafes, peeking from shop windows, or even hiding in trees. ... [ More Info ]

Gull Rock Lighthouse

Lockeport
Established in 1853 this lighthouse is found at the entrance of Lockeport Harbour, on Gull Rock, an islet 15 feet high, situated about 1.2 miles east of Western Head on an extensive bank containing n ... [ More Info ]

Halifax & Southwestern Railway Museum

Lunenburg
Located in historic Lunenburg, Nova Scotia Canada. The H & SW Railway Museum is dedicated to preserving the rich railroading heritage of the area. ... [ More Info ]

Harmony Bazaar Festival of Women & Song

Lockeport
Harmony Bazaar is a summer music festival focusing primarily on female singer songwriters. The development of women telling their stories through song and music is the key principle of HB. Engaging t ... [ More Info ]

Intermediate Drawing

Dayspring
Intermediate Drawing If you are familiar with mark making, negative space, grid drawing, two point perspective, proportion, shading, composition, etc, then you are ready for this class which will be ... [ More Info ]

Intermediate Wood Carving

Dayspring
Intermediate Wood Carving Join Elizabeth Brown to take your skills a step further. For those with some carving experience. Elizabeth has been carving for over 20 years and teaching for 12, including ... [ More Info ]

Intro to Drawing

Bridgewater
In a warm, supportive, engaging class, students will be introduced to the basic elements of design, and the techniques and methods of drawing, using a variety of media and surfaces. We will also explo ... [ More Info ]

Introduction to American Sign Language

Bridgewater
American Sign Language (ASL) is an expressive language used by members of the deaf/hard-of-hearing community. Instructor Denise Coldwell will introduce participants to the ASL alphabet, finger spellin ... [ More Info ]

J. C. Williams Dory Shop

Shelburne (town of)
Step into this authentic harbour-side dory factory to discover the historic Shelburne Dory and the world of the Grand Banks fishery as it existed from 1880 to 1971. Lightweight and versatile, dories ... [ More Info ]

Kids Photography

Bridgewater
Thanks to digital cameras, photography is much more inviting and easier to learn! In this class kids and teens will be encouraged to look at things in a new way and explore the amazing art of photogra ... [ More Info ]

King's Orange Rangers

Liverpool
The King's Orange Rangers are based out of Liverpool Nova Scotia, but boast a membership that extends across the province. The group is a non-profit organization composed of volunteers who share a des ... [ More Info ]

Knaut-Rhuland House Museum

Lunenburg
The Knaut-Rhuland House is valued for its age, architectural style and previous ownership by well-known residents of Lunenburg. On the exterior it has many of the features of the New England Colonial ... [ More Info ]

La Societe Historique Acadienne de Pubnico-Ouest, Acadian Historical Society of West Pubnico

West Pubnico
Study of the history of the Acadian people, particularly West Pubnico and Yarmouth County. Reserach Center, Acadian research, genealogy and museum! Maintain the Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Centr ... [ More Info ]

Lahave Islands Marine Museum, Lahave Islands Marine Museum Society

LaHave Islands
The LaHave Islands Marine Museum is a museum with artifacts and information on the history of the in-shore fisheries and life on the LaHave Islands in Nova Scotia, Canada. Through this website, you ca ... [ More Info ]

Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Lower West Pubnico
Le Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse is located in Lower West Pubnico, Nova Scotia, on a breathtaking 17-acre point of land overlooking picturesque Pubnico Harbour, and represents the ... [ More Info ]

Let’s Paint

New Ross
Let’s Paint Classes in acrylics for beginner and intermediate level, including demonstrations to help you become more comfortable and confident in your painting. Call the Recreation office for a comp ... [ More Info ]

Let's Get Painting at FHCS

Chester Basin
LET’S GET PAINTING FHCS Join exploratory artist and painter, Linda Roe to learn BEGINNER acrylic painting while developing your own style. The course will cover a variety of painting techniques and i ... [ More Info ]

Little School Museum

Lockeport
The Little School Museum in the Town of Lockeport came into being as the Centennial Project of the Lockeport Garden Club. The club saw an opportunity to make the former school an historic site so tha ... [ More Info ]

Liverpool International Theatre Festival

Liverpool
Every two years, Liverpool, Nova Scotia, hosts a dynamic, entertaining, multi-faceted cultural theatre event. Theatre troops from around the world come to the stage of the Astor Theatre to compete in ... [ More Info ]

Lordly House Museum, Lordly Park

Chester
Lordly House Museum Built, circa 1806, by Capt. McCurdy, who was later lost at sea, Evergreen Hall, as the house was originally known, became the home of Charles Inglis Lordly and his wife Margaret M ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Academy

Lunenburg
Standing on top of "Gallows Hill," the Academy, like a great Victorian Matriarch, surveys her family of distinctive and beautiful homes in the old Town. Visible for miles around, it is an outstanding ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Art Gallery

Lunenburg
The Lunenburg Art Gallery Society is a non profit organization in it's 45th year of operation, serving the historic, picturesque town of Lunenburg, on the south shore of Nova Scotia, a popular travel ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre, LCLC

Bridgewater
The Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre is a multipurpose recreation and cultural facility designed to promote community and individual health and wellness through programming and carefully selected fa ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Farmers Market

Lunenburg
Operating for over 30 years, the Lunenburg Farmers’ Market is a vibrant community gathering place. It is very common to see our market goers enjoying their morning coffee while chatting with vendors ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Festival of Crafts

Lunenburg
Traditionally the two day event takes place mid July…perfect wandering about weather. In addition to being a World UNESCO Heritage Site, Lunenburg can also boast of its many visual artists and crafte ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society

Lunenburg
The Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival brings the best in traditional and contemporary folk music to the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. We are Nova Scotia’s longest-runn ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Foundation for the Arts - LFA

Lunenburg
The Lunenburg Foundation for the Arts was established in 2012 as a not-for-profit society and designated in January 2015 as a charitable organization. The organization exists to advance the public's u ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Heritage House Tour, Lunenburg Heritage Society

Lunenburg
Typically held on a sunny September weekend, the Lunenburg Heritage Society House Tours are an institution! Over the years we have showcased a wide variety of heritage homes, businesses and industrial ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Heritage Society

Lunenburg
The Lunenburg Heritage Society was established in 1972 as a non-profit society with the intent of preserving and promoting the character, ambiance and old world charm of the community of Lunenburg as ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Opera House, Theatre

Lunenburg
Lunenburg has the distinct honour of being a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The World Heritage list is reserved for locations of unique cultural significance or natural beauty. Lunenburg is one of only ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Photo Club

Lunenburg
Lunenburg is a very photogenic town and it only stands to reason that there are many in the town who have embraced photography. Out of this love for our town and for the photographic arts was born th ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Remembrance Day Service

Lunenburg
November 11 - Remembrance Day Service The large four sided granite World War I Monument is located at the north end of King Street on the grounds beside the Town Hall in Lunenburg. In this area are al ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Street Festival & Art Walk

Lunenburg
Event is held annually mid July. For over 30 years, the Lunenburg Street Festival and Artwalk has given Lunenburg the chance to step outside and offer a fun-filled day of entertainment, music, art, c ... [ More Info ]

Lunenburg Wooden Boat Reunion

Lunenburg
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the port of Lunenburg is steeped in history and full of wonderful restaurants, inns, shops and fine establishments where sailors can quench their thirst. Two days of spe ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Area Farmer's Market

Mahone Bay
The Mahone Bay Farmers' Market is not open weekly for the 2015 Season while we re-structure and build some new programs. Instead of a weekly presence in the Mahone Bay/Blockhouse Area many of our loca ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Centre

Mahone Bay
The Mahone Bay Centre, located in the town's old heritage school, is home to a thriving arts and cultural community on the south shore of Nova Scotia. It offers artists' studios, educational events, f ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Centre, 2nd Floor Gallery

Mahone Bay
The 2nd Floor Gallery is a non-profit exhibition space run by volunteers of the Mahone Bay Centre. Its mandate is to provide artists at all levels of development an opportunity to submit their work to ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Centre, Life Drawing

Mahone Bay
Non instructed figure drawing sessions are held Sunday mornings from September through April. A charge of $15 covers the model fee and room rental. Basic materials are available at cost. All levels of ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Centre, Lifewriting

Mahone Bay
The Fall Lifewriting groups will continue in the New Year. We are not accepting new members but if any former members wish to join us, please contact Ellen at 902-764-2026 or email ellengordon@eastlin ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Centre, Printmakers

Mahone Bay
This weekly studio access is an opportunity for individuals who have an interest in printmaking to work in a small supportive group atmosphere. Incorporating a sharing of experience and ideas, rather ... [ More Info ]

Mahone Bay Museum, Mahone Bay Founders Society

Mahone Bay
Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Mahone Bay, the Mahone Bay Museum is a community museum led by a Board of dedicated volunteers and a small staff. The Mahone Bay Founders Society is our par ... [ More Info ]

Make Snowshoes with the “Snowshoe Man”

Dayspring
Make Snowshoes with the “Snowshoe Man” Join the “Snowshoe Man” (Carl Banks) to learn how to make traditional snowshoes. Carl provides the frame, drilled and ready for you to weave the toes, heels and ... [ More Info ]

Maritime Concert Opera Society

Lunenburg
We're a semi-professional concert opera company on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. The Maritime Concert Opera Society was founded in 2003 by Nina Scott-Stoddart. Our goals are: to present concert ver ... [ More Info ]

Maritime Fiddlers Association

Falmouth
The Maritime Fiddlers Association (MFA) is a non-profit organization that promotes old time fiddling in the Canadian Maritime region. The MFA was first formed March 28, 1981, and currently has approxi ... [ More Info ]

Mersey Heritage Society

Liverpool
Heritage group with strong interest in archaeology and built heritage. Helping to Protect Queens County's Heritage Resources. Organizing events - Doing archival research -Taking part in field work wi ... [ More Info ]

Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, Acadian Museum and research center

West Pubnico
Admission: $4.00 per person (12 years & under FREE) * Bilingual Tour Guides * Tour Groups Welcome Acadian history spanning more than four centuries waits to discovered. Program and events. Displays a ... [ More Info ]

New Germany Area Promotion Society

New Germany
New Germany Area Promotion Society will strive to create a sustainable and vibrant community where people and businesses are encouraged to thrive. For recent events check out the Community Calendar on ... [ More Info ]

Nova Scotia Folk Art Festival

Lunenburg
Sunday August 6th, 2017 Noon to 4pm The Nova Scotia Folk Art Festival is held on the first Sunday of August every year (except when August 1st is Monday, then it is held July 31st) at the Lunenburg W ... [ More Info ]

Old Meeting House Museum

Barrington
For two centuries, people have gathered at the Old Meeting House for both township business and religious worship. A National Historic Site, this New England-Style meeting house is the oldest nonconf ... [ More Info ]

Osprey Arts Centre, and Theatre

Shelburne (town of)
The Osprey Arts Centre houses the Osprey Theatre and the Lobby Gallery. Open year round, the Osprey is Shelburne's home for the performing arts like live theatre, music and dance. It exhibits visual a ... [ More Info ]

Parkdale-Maplewood Community Museum

Barss Corner
To preserve and display of the natural and human history of Parkdale-Maplewood and the surrounding communities. Our Interpretative Mandate is to interpret the heritage of our communities (Parkdale-Map ... [ More Info ]

Parks Canada BioBlitz, Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Maitland Bridge
Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday by teaming up with scientists and experts to find as much wildlife as possible in a short period of time and record your observations. Drop-in activities will be off ... [ More Info ]

Pearl Theatre

Lunenburg
Performing arts and music! Please contact us for details on upcoming events!

Portrait Painting, LaHave Portrait Group

Dayspring
We are a self facilitated group of local artists or aspiring artists who provide mutual support and encouragement to each other in a very informal fun learning atmosphere. Peer led (no teacher) we lea ... [ More Info ]

Portrait Photography

Bridgewater
Learn how to take beautiful, creative portrait photos of your friends and family, at home or at your next special occasion! Instructor, Valerie Leduc will cover basic techniques such as composition, l ... [ More Info ]

Prince of Wales Historic Dancers

Shelburne (town of)
Prince of Wales Historic Dancers The Prince of Wales Historic Dancers is a group of talented artists and re-enactors that perform actual 18th century English Country dances. This group is the only on ... [ More Info ]

Privateer Days, Privateer Days Commission

Liverpool
Come join us for historical re-enactments, concerts, historic tours, waterfront celebrations and markets, annual Rum Run, Ghost Stories and more! ... [ More Info ]

Queens Arts Council Society, Queens Arts Council

Liverpool
The Queens Arts Council was formed in August 2013 in Queens County, Nova Scotia. The purpose of the council is to present, support and promote artists of all genres in order to increase and broaden o ... [ More Info ]

Queens County Farmers' Market

Queens County (NS)
Queens County Farmers’ Market - the place to be on Saturday mornings! Wondering what to do this Saturday morning? Fancy shopping somewhere a bit different? Or would you just prefer to meet up with fr ... [ More Info ]

Queens County Historical Society

Liverpool
As a Queens County Historical Society Member you will receive free access to the Thomas Raddall Research Centre and quarterly Newsletter with paid membership (newsletter is subject to availability). J ... [ More Info ]

Ragged Islands Historical Society

Lockeport
The society was formed in 1985 to research, establish, and maintain a collection of historical materials pertaining to the Ragged Islands area and to make them available for the use of the interested ... [ More Info ]

Ross Farm Museum

New Ross
Ross Farm Museum is a window into the past of Nova Scotia’s rich agricultural history with many things to see and do that the whole family will enjoy. Established in 1969, The Ross Farm Museum is loca ... [ More Info ]

Ross Thomson House & Store Museum

Shelburne (town of)
By 1784 Loyalists on the run from the American Revolution had swelled Shelburne's small population to 10,000-twice as many as Halifax and more than Montreal or Quebec. The new settlers included Georg ... [ More Info ]

Sable River Heritage Committee

Sable River
We are an informal group that formed in 2011 our goal is to promote the heritage and beauty of Sable River. We host an Annual Heritage Day in the community of Sable River held on the third Saturday in ... [ More Info ]

Salle Père-Maurice-LeBlanc Theatre

Tusket
300 Seat Live Theatre ... [ More Info ]

Seal Island Lighthouse

Seal Island
The 67 foot timber lighthouse on the island is the original, built 1830-31, the lantern is an aluminium replacement installed in 1978. It contains a modern beacon. Today Seal Island is in a state of ... [ More Info ]

Seaside Heritage Center

Cape Sable Island
The Seaside Heritage Center building is once again enjoying its place of prominence within the Town. Located at 2773 Main Street, it is open to the public during the months of June to September of eac ... [ More Info ]

Shag Harbour Incident Society Museum, UFO Museum

Shag Harbour
The site of the UFO Incident at Shag Harbour - Photo-Don Ledger The "UFO Musuem" is the place to stop to learn everything about the Shag Harbour UFO sighting. You can view collected memorabilia, watc ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne Association Supporting Inclusion, SASI, Beech Street Studios

Lockeport
Beech Street Studio is located in the quaint sea-side Town of Lockeport and offers workshops for adults with disabilities lead by Deena Harlow. We are a skill development site for adults with disabili ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne County Archives and Genealogical Society

Shelburne (town of)
The Shelburne County Archives and Genealogical Society is your resource for research in Shelburne County. Whether you're tracing your family history or just interested in this history rich part of Nov ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne County Arts Council

Shelburne (town of)
The Shelburne County Arts Council is a non-profit, charitable organization that presents, supports and promotes the arts and artists in all genres at all ages from amateur to professional in Shelburne ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne County Museum

Shelburne (town of)
This museum features one of the oldest fire pumpers in North America, permanent exhibits of shipbuilding in Shelburne and the Shelburne Loyalists, and temporary and traveling exhibits. There is also ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne Re-enactment Association

Shelburne (town of)
18th Century Living History Reenactment Shelburne, Nova Scotia is well known as a major Loyalist settlement. Founded in 1783 by the Port Roseway Associates, Loyalists of the American Revolution, it r ... [ More Info ]

Shelburne's Historic Waterfront - Museums by the Sea

Shelburne (town of)
The waterfront Heritage District retains an aura of the 18th century. Enjoy a visit to Shelburne's Historic Waterfront - Museums by the Sea. The Ross-Thomson House & Store Museum , which has the olde ... [ More Info ]

Société Touristique Bon Temps d'Argyle

Tusket
The longest continuously settled Acadian French culture region in Atlantic Canada . . . with the world's best seafood & hardshell lobster. All in Argyle Municipality, Nova Scotia. Just minutes from t ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Bluegrass Music Association

New Canada
"There are no strangers in Bluegrass, only friends we have yet to meet." Our purpose and objective is to support and promote Bluegrass, Country and Old-Time Country music and all that is involved in ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Multicultural Association

South Shore Region
Celebrating and Embracing Diversity and Social Inclusion along the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia. Join us for our Annual Multicultural Festival and many other events! Join our association and ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Players

Lunenburg
South Shore Players was formed in late 1993 and was the brainchild of the late Roy Portchmouth. He felt that there was so much latent talent around, it should be put to good use! He contacted several ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Public Libraries, Alean Freeman Library, Greenfield

Greenfield (Queens Co.)
South Shore Public Libraries celebrate reading, discovering, learning and sharing. Today, South Shore Public Libraries has more than 25 staff, and provides services through four town libraries, a mob ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Public Libraries, Lunenburg Library

Lunenburg
South Shore Public Libraries celebrates reading, discovering, learning and sharing. Today, South Shore Public Libraries has more than 25 staff, and provides services through four town libraries, a mo ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Public Libraries, Margaret Hennigar Public Library, Bridgewater

Bridgewater
South Shore Public Libraries celebrate reading, discovering, learning and sharing. Today, South Shore Public Libraries has more than 25 staff, and provides services through four town libraries, a mob ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Public Libraries, Outreach Services, Mobile Library

Bridgewater
Check us out for more information on our Outreach Services, Mobile Library Staff, Hours, Mobile stops, Mobile schedule, Service options... South Shore Public Libraries celebrate reading, discovering, ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Public Libraries, Thomas H. Raddall Library, Liverpool

Liverpool
South Shore Public Libraries celebrate reading, discovering, learning and sharing. Today, South Shore Public Libraries has more than 25 staff, and provides services through four town libraries, a mob ... [ More Info ]

South Shore Scottish Country Dancers

Mahone Bay
A Scottish Country dance is a form of social dance involving groups of couples of dancers tracing progressive patterns according to a predetermined choreography. Regular dance classes are held on Mon ... [ More Info ]

Stoddard Island Lighthouse, Emerald Isle Lighthouse

Shag Harbour
Located in Shag Harbour, NS, this square, wooden tower was built in 1877. Standing at 21 feet tall the station was destaffed in 1993. ... [ More Info ]

Sugar Moon Farm & Wildlife Park - Bus Trips

Bridgewater
Experience an authentic maple syrup farm! We will take part in a Sugar Camp guided tour, do some taste testing and try some “sugar on snow.” We’ll also enjoy a delicious maple inspired brunch, which i ... [ More Info ]

Sunflowers, Sunshine & Winery Tour - Bus Trips

Bridgewater
Join us for a walk through a field of sunflowers or relax at the shaded picnic area and take in the beautiful view of the tidal Avon River and the cattle grazing on the historic Dakeyne Farm (Mount De ... [ More Info ]

The Ark, Lunenburg County Association for the Specially Challenged

Bridgewater
Mission: To provide programs for adults with special challenges in an environment that fosters happiness through increased wellness and ever more fully realized citizenship in the larger community. Th ... [ More Info ]

The Astor Theatre, Astor Theatre Society

Liverpool
The Astor Theatre is proud to be the oldest performing arts venue in the province. In 2002 the Astor Theatre celebrated 100 years of entertainment on the South Shore of Nova Scotia. The high rounded ... [ More Info ]

The Blockhouse School Project

Blockhouse
We’re transforming an abandoned school into a model for how to become more self-sufficient and sustainable in: FOOD • SHELTER • ENERGY • CULTURE • EMPLOYMENT Contact us or check out our website or Fa ... [ More Info ]

The Chester Playhouse Theatre, Chester Theatre Council Society

Chester
The Chester Playhouse is owned and operated by the Chester Theatre Council Society (CTC). A registered Society since 1984, the CTC is a charitable organization with a volunteer Board of Directors cho ... [ More Info ]

The Fisherman's Memorial

Clark's Harbour (town of)
In 1983, a monument was sculpted to remember all who were lost at sea. It now resides beside the Western Counties Regional Library. Every year, a memorial service is held where everyone can come and ... [ More Info ]

The Hatfield House, Culinary Experiences

Tusket
Enjoy a hands on culinary experience in one of the oldest homes in Tusket, dating back to 1793, showcasing local dishes, including seafood and Acadian fare. Join in the fun and sign up for an enterta ... [ More Info ]

The Old Confidence Lodge, Studio and Stage

Riverport
THE OLD CONFIDENCE LODGE studio is truly one-of-a-kind. The lodge boasts environments that lend themselves to the creation of unique sounds . The multiple 2600 square foot floor plans, walls crafted ... [ More Info ]

The Perkins House Museum

Liverpool
Every day for over 40 years, Simeon Perkins recorded details in his diary about life, family and business in Liverpool. From mentions of ships’ captains, to notes about goods coming and going, to rem ... [ More Info ]

The Pipers Guild, Scotian Music

Shelburne (town of)
Scotian Music is a one-stop source for bagpiper or other Celtic or Maritime musician or group. The variety of music available is expanding daily, please ask us what we can supply for you! The Pipers G ... [ More Info ]

The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo - Bus Trips

Bridgewater
Featuring over 2000 world-class Canadian and International military and civilian performers, the Tattoo continues to live up to its reputation as one of the world’s premiere cultural and entertainment ... [ More Info ]

The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia
The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia (RHGNS) is a non profit organization for those interested in keeping the art and craft of rug hooking alive and flourishing. Although the guild originally promoted ... [ More Info ]

The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia, South Shore Branch

Bridgewater
The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia (RHGNS) is a non-profit organization for those interested in keeping the art and craft of rug hooking alive and flourishing. The RHGNS is divided into thirteen reg ... [ More Info ]

The Salvages, Lighthouse

Cape Negro
The Salvages is a group of ledges and rocks on the west side of Cape Negro Harbour. In 1915 a diaphone was placed on the highest rock which gave three blasts every minute to warn seafarers. In 1965 a ... [ More Info ]

The South Shore Chorale

Bridgewater
The South Shore Chorale is first and foremost a four part (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) community choir, encompassing age groups from teens through to senior citizens. It has reached a high level of e ... [ More Info ]

The Stone Church

Clark's Harbour (town of)
The Stone Church was first started on September 5, 1921, by Lieutenant-Governor Grant. The foundation is made of native granite and three feet in thickness. The granite that was used was all cut by h ... [ More Info ]

The Yarmouth Arts Regional Council, Th'YARC

Yarmouth (town)
Th'YARC (The Yarmouth Arts Regional Centre) is the largest multi-function performance and arts centre in Southwestern Nova Scotia. Th'YRC presents both professional and amateur artists. We present on ... [ More Info ]

The Yarmouth Waterfront Gallery

Yarmouth (town)
Our Gallery is located at 89 Water Street, across the street from the historic Killam Building on the Harbour in Yarmouth, NS. Look for the blue door! The Gallery is a coop of twelve local region art ... [ More Info ]

Theatre Auditions

Yarmouth (town)
Th’YARC hold auditions for various plays please contact us if your interested!

Thomas Raddall Research Centre

Liverpool
The Queens County Museum houses the Thomas Raddall Research Centre. This Centre is a participant of Routes to Your Roots, where you can come in and research your family tree. In 1929, Thomas Raddall ... [ More Info ]

Treasures of Mahone Bay

Mahone Bay
The Mahone Bay Founders Society and community partners present this annual summer celebration, Treasures of Mahone Bay Festival. Mahone Bay is considered as one of Canada's loveliest little towns. It ... [ More Info ]

W. Laurence Sweeney Fisheries Museum

Yarmouth (town)
The W. Laurence Sweeney Fisheries Museum was created by his son and daughters to tell the story of the men and women of Laurence Sweeney Fisheries Limited, of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. Step across the t ... [ More Info ]

Wedgeport Sport Tuna Fishing Museum and Interpretive Centre

Lower Wedgeport
The Acadian village of Wedgeport was once known as the Sport Tuna Fishing Capital of the World. It attracted famous visitors from around the world including President Franklin Roosevelt, Amelia Earha ... [ More Info ]

West Head Lighthouse

Cape Sable Island
Established in 1888, this lighthouse was built on the west side of Cape Sable Island. Replaced in the 1970′s this 51 foot tower can be seen from afar. It was automated in 1993. ... [ More Info ]

Western Counties Military Museum

Barrington
A handful of Veterans, 20-30 items of memorabilia, and the desire to preserve the mementos and information of "those who served" from Shelburne County became the beginnings of what is now the Western ... [ More Info ]

Wile Carding Mill Museum

Bridgewater
From 1860 to 1968, this water-powered mill lightened the workload for Nova Scotian farm families by carding a week’s worth of wool in one hour. See the very machine that revolutionized carding in the ... [ More Info ]

Winds of Change

Liverpool
The Winds of Change, Liverpool’s amateur theatre society, has been operating for more than 30 years. Working closely with the Astor Theatre, the society holds auditions and welcomes involvement from ... [ More Info ]

Woods Harbour Lighthouse

Central Woods Harbour
Built on a rock ledge of Cockawit Passage, the wooden lighthouse was built in 1900. It was replaced in 1965 and then destaffed in 1993. The present light, a white square tower with a land, is 6.3 met ... [ More Info ]

Writing with Capt. Louis Boudreau

Mahone Bay
Join published author Cpt. Robert Louis Boudreau for a trip through the world of writing from beginning to end. Cpt. Boudreau will speak from his experience of writing a number of books and lead group ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth Art Society

Yarmouth (town)
The Yarmouth Art Society was founded in the early 1950’s. with the stated mission to: 1) bring together visual artists (both amateur and professional) and persons interested in the visual arts to exch ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth Cenotaph

Yarmouth (town)
In November 1920, a banner headline in the Yarmouth Telegram read: "Local Council of Women Urge War Memorial", bringing the idea to construct a war memorial to the attention of everyone. A decision w ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth County Museum and Archives

Yarmouth (town)
History comes to life in one of the finest museums on the eastern seaboard - housed in a granite church built in 1893! Artifacts from around the world witness to the glory days of sail, when Yarmouth ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth Korean War Memorial

Yarmouth (town)
Click here for a map of Recreation Areas in the town of Yarmouth. ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth Town and County Sports Hall of Fame

Yarmouth (town)
The Yarmouth Town and County Sports Hall of Fame was founded in February of 1997 by six Yarmouth locals interested in preserving the history and heritage of sports within the area. Since that time, t ... [ More Info ]

Yarmouth Wesleyan Church

Yarmouth (town)
Our name is in honor of John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, whose emphasis on a life of faith, self-discipline, and perfect love is our example. There are currently about 3,600 Wesleyan churches i ... [ More Info ]

Youth Art Workshop

Yarmouth (town)
This program will allow students to explore some of the techniques folk artists use in developing the works of art. Students will learn some drawing, painting and stenciling, producing a final piece ... [ More Info ]

Youth Summer Theatre Camp

Yarmouth (town)
This 2-week long program will provide students with training in the three main disciplines of onstage performance: music, dance and acting. Students will learn music, scenes and choreography from sev ... [ More Info ]