This blog features a couple of themed event highlights (Lobster Suppers, Community Breakfasts/Dinners, Local Festivals) and the calendar will continue to have everything.
Breakfast in Lunenburg on Saturday, July 29th at the Royal Canadian Legion. From 730-1130am.
Breakfast in Digby on Saturday, July 29th at the Masonic Hall. From 7-9am.
Brunch in Mahone Bay on Sunday, July 30th at the Mahone Bay Legion. From 9am-1pm.
Fish Fry in Hubbards on Sunday, July 30th at the Lions Club. From 4-6pm.
Breakfast in Canning on Saturday, August 5th at the United Baptist Church. From 730-1030am.
Breakfast in Marion Bridge on Saturday, August 5th at the Mira Seniors’ & Pensioners’ Centre. From 8-11am.
BBQ & Kitchen Party in Loch Lomond on Saturday, August 5th at the Loch Lomond Community Centre. From 3-6m.
Please check the calendar as it contains contact information – some lobster suppers require people to purchase advance tickets. This could range from full lobsters, lobster sandwiches or delicious lobster chowder. The calendar has specifics.
While most of the lobster meals are community based I am listing some private restaurants as well. I know you Lobster Fans want to know them ALL!
River John on Saturday July 29tth at Salem United Church. From 1130am until sold out.
The Shore Club hosts Lobster Suppers until October 8, 2017. Wednesday through Sunday. Details are in the link. They also have great music acts on Saturday night. Meal runs from 4-7pm on Saturday nights. All other nights it is 4-8pm.
Halls Harbour hosts Lobster Suppers until October 15, 2017. Details are in the link including hours and information for groups.
Baddeck Lobster Suppers is a family owned restaurant that hosts seafood suppers until October 14, 2017. Details are in the link including hours, full menu and information for groups.
The Les Beaux Vendredis Seafood Suppers hosts Suppers every Friday (6-9pm) until September 8, 2017. Details are in the link including full menu and other information.
SavourtheSea hosts suppers every Wednesday (starting at 630pm) until September 27, 2017. Details are in the link.
Other Great Spots and Festivals
Also there’s a Alderney Farmers’ Market on Saturday. Lot’s of great local vendors – if you are there, say “Hi” to the gentlemen at Port City Cafe – they are some of my favourite people.
Celebrate the communities of the Seawall Trail with the week long Sea Harvest Festival in Northern Cape Breton from July 9th-16th. Detailed event information located Event Main Page.
Celebrate Festival Days in River John from July 23rd-29th. Additional event information located Festival Days Main Page.
Halifax Pride begins on July 20th and runs until the 30th. So many events for everyone! For detailed Information, please visit
Halifax Pride Main Page.
Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta continues to August 1st in the HRM area and then visits other ports in Nova Scotia until August 16th. It’s really amazing for the whole family! For detailed Information, please visit Tall Ships 2017 Main Page.
Halifax Busker Festival runs from August 2-7 on the Halifax Waterfront. For detailed Information, please visit
Festival Main Page.
Natal Day in HRM runs from August 4-7 all throughout the municipality. For detailed information, please visit
Natal Day Main Page.
Northumberland Quilt Guild Annual Show and Sale will take place August 5 & 6th at Decoste Centre. Hours are Saturday, August 5th and Sunday, August 6th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
To see events and details (including times and maps) check out the full calendar HERE – it’s updated often.