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

It's Christmas with David Myles

December 1st 2015

'Tis the Season 9

December 4th -5th 2015

Celebrate the holidays with a laugh with Bette MacDonald, Maynard...

Christmas Light-Up Pictou

December 4th 2015

The Town of Pictou readies for Christmas with their annual light-up and...

Claude Aucoin Christmas Chef's Night at Sugar Moon

Monday, November 30, 2015

Home & Hearth Christmas~ Pictou

December 4th-6th 2015

Celebrate a Traditional Scottish Christmas in Pictou on December 4th from...

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