Things to do on the Northumberland Shore

78th Highlanders

Do the Highland Fling

Celebrate our centuries-old Celtic culture at one of our internationally-renowned annual events.

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78th Highlanders

Taste the Pie

Our region produces half of Canada's wild blueberry crop. Go wild at a festival, farm market, or with dessert.

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kids playing in sand

Play in the Sand

We have 39 beautiful beaches, the region's warmest waters, and an extra helping of sunny summer days.

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What's New In Our Region

Marathon of Respect and Equality (M.O.R.E)

May 4th 2017

Connecting the towns of Pictou County, this marathon involves everyone to...

New Glasgow Art at Night

May 6th 2017

Taking place in downtown New Glasgow, the streets and shops come alive...

Antigonish Farmers Market

May 6th-December 16th 2017

Every Saturday the Antigonish Farmers Market offers visitors a chance to...

New Glasgow Farmers Market Mother's Day Weekday Market

May 10th 2017

Celebrate Mother's at the New Glasgow Farmers Market. For more details...

Miss Miles Mother's Day 5K Classic

May 14th 2017

This ladies running event takes place in New Glasgow, what a great way to...

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