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Festivals & Events in Southwest Nova Scotia

Celebrate the history, culture and heritage of the region.

The Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley, the South Shore and Yarmouth & Acadian Shores know how to pack a year's calendar with a ton of fun festivals and events that are guaranteed to attract appreciative audiences. From whirligigs to tuna tournaments to pumpkin people, we celebrate our maritime heritage in all kinds of unique ways. Check out these listings for fantastic festivals and events.

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Wednesday Community Night @ the Wolfville Farmers' Market Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Get nourished at our Wednesday Community Night @ the Market. Each Wednesday we have 30 AWESOME vendors, our $10 Market Suppers, a Busker, Kids Corner and Speaker Series.

Wolfville, NS
Phone: (902) 697-3344 
Web Address: www.wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca

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St. John's Anglican Church Lenten Music and Meditation Series for 2014 Wednesday, Mar 5, 2014 - Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014

St. John's Anglican Church in Lunenburg announces Lenten Music and Meditation Series for 2014 Music and Meditation for Lent, 2014, begins on Wednesday, March 5 at noon at St. John's Anglican Church, 81 Cumberland St. in Lunenburg. Each half hour...

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 634-9994 
Web Address: www.stjohnslunenburg.org

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Lunenburg Farmers' Market Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 - Thursday, Nov 27, 2014

Our year-round market on the South Shore. Meet us at the market every Thursday morning at the Lunenburg Community Centre, 8am-12pm.

Lunenburg, NS
Phone: (902) 277-1697 
Web Address: www.lunenburgfarmersmarket.ca

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Wolfville Farmers' Market Saturday, May 25, 2013 - Saturday, May 31, 2014

Launch your Valley experience at the Market year-round! Sample wines, enjoy in-season farm product, taste international and in-season cuisine from Valley chefs, listen to live music and discover a visual feast of hand-made artist products to take home.

Wolfville, NS
Phone: (902) 697-3344 
Web Address: www.wolfvillefarmersmarket.ca

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Firemen's Breakfast Saturday, Sep 21, 2013 - Sunday, Aug 17, 2014

Firemen's Breakfast served from 7am-11am on Saturday September 21st. Bridgewater Fire Hall

Bridgewater, NS
Phone: (902) 521-8221 
Web Address: www.bfdband.com

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Pancake Breakfast - Hubbards Area Lions Club Saturday, Aug 3, 2013 - Sunday, Jul 6, 2014 The Hubbards Area Lions Club will be holding their monthly Pancake Breakfast. Enjoy pancakes and sausage, tea or coffee. Donations accepted at door and 50/50 tickets available. For more info call the Club 857-9845 after 2:00 pm. Held at the Lions...

Hubbards, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 857-9845 
Web Address: hubbardsns.lionwap.org

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National Youth Choir Sunday, May 11, 2014

Musique Royale is please to present the National Youth Choir at St. John's Anglican Church in Lunenburg on Sunday, May 11 at 3 pm Every two years, singers between the ages of 18 and 25 are auditioned across the country to form the National Youth Choir....

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 634-9994 
Web Address: www.musiqueroyale.com

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Lobster Bash Friday, Jul 4, 2014 - Sunday, Jul 6, 2014

The Lobster Bash is a celebration to promote the lobster industry in South West Nova. There are events such as, Lobster Trap Hauling, Trap Stacking, Lobster Crate Races, etc. Other events include, a Kitchen Party, Free Outdoor Concerts, Blessing of the...

Digby, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 247-1313 
Web Address: www.lobsterbash.ca

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Shag Harbour Incident Festival Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 - Sunday, Aug 10, 2014

Shag Harbour Incident Festival explores and celebrates the history Shag Harbour UFO Incident on the evening of October 4, 1967.

Municipality of Barrington, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 723-0244 
Web Address: www.shagharbourufo.com

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Wharf Rat Rally Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 - Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

The Wharf Rat Rally in Digby has been declared the largest multi-day motorcycle rally in all of Canada by Biker TV! Join the crowds, see Digby and Southwest Nova Scotia like never before. Whether you're on a motorcycle or not, there's something for...

Digby, Nova Scotia
Phone: (902) 245-5924 
Web Address: www.wharfratrally.com

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