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

Eastern Nova Scotia Exhibition

August 27th-31st 2014

POTTERY OPEN STUDIO: Melanie Landau at the Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery

Thursday, August 7 and Thursday, August 28, 2014.

Thursdays, August 7 & 28 for those who have taken the workshop or have ...

VISITING ARTIST EXHIBITION: Rainer Wenzl at the Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery

Sunday, August 17 to Friday, August 29, 2014.

Meet the Artist event: Sunday, August 17, 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

Gathering of the Arts

July 7th-August 29th 2014

Wild Blueberry Harvest Festival at Sara Bonnyman Pottery

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Come and enjoy a break from the harvest (or the beach) with wild blueberry...

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Photograph Copyright: Scott Munn, George Simhoni, Crystal Dorey, NS Dept. of Economic and Rural Development and Tourism