Festivals and Events


Calendar of Events - Detailed <more>


Deeply rooted Scottish heritage, strong Maritime traditions and ties to the sea are reflected in a wealth of diverse festivals and and events that take place annually in this seaside community. These celebrations bring life to the communities' culture and stories. Become a part of a celebration......


 2017 Schedule of Events 

For a full schedule of events during the Tall Ships Regatta 2017 visit <click here>

Feb. 10-12             
April 2                   
April 23-29             
April 22                 
May 4                   
June 11                          
June 30-July 2        
July & August         
July 1                  
July 7-9                  
July 8                    
August 2-6              
August 7                
August 5-6              
Sept. 6-10                 
Sept. 15-16            
September 17           
November 18-19         
December 1                 
Winter Carnival
Tartan Day         
Provincial Volunteer Week  
Go Clean, Get Green                                   
Marathon of Respect and Equality                 
250 Anniversary, Arrival of the Betsy, Guest Lecture - Vice Admiral, Bruce MacLean at McCulloch House Museum
         
Tall Ships 2017
Katherine Knight Portraits & Collections Exhibit, McCulloch House Museum  
Canada Day Celebrations    
Pictou Lobster Carnival      
Black Battalion Memorial    
2nd Annual NS Moto Guzzi & Friends Rally       
Natal Day           
Northumberland Quilters Guild Show and Sale  
North Colchester Exhibition 
Hector Homecoming          
Terry Fox Run       
Christmas at the deCoste   
Pictou Christmas Light-up                                                    

 

                                              

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ON-GOING EVENTS
MID-JUNE TO MID-SEPTEMBER
Pictou County Weekend Craft Market
Saturdays and Sundays  10:00 am-5:00 pm
www.pictouweekendmarket.com

JULY & AUGUST
Summer Musical Showcase
Free outdoor concerts at the Visitor's Marina Stage on the Waterfront
Sundays & Mondays, 6:00 pm
902-485-4372

JULY & AUGUST
Summer Sounds of Nova Scotia
deCoste Centre
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 8:00 pm
www.decostecentre.ca

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT www.townofpictou.ca or call 902-485-4372

 



 

Feb. 10-12                        Winter Carnival
April 2                                         Tartan Day
April 23-29                       Provincial Volunteer Week
April 22                            Go Clean, Get Green 
May 4                               Marathon of Respect and Equality
June 11                            250 Anniversary, Arrival of the Betsy, Guest Lecture - Vice Admiral, Bruce MacLean     
                                         at 
McCulloch House Museum
          
June 30-July 2                    Tall Ships 2017 Visit https://www.sailonboard.com/port/southern-gulf-guest-ports/ 
July & August                    Katherine Knight Portraits & Collections Exhibit, McCulloch House Museum
July 1                               Canada Day Celebrations
July 7-9                            Pictou Lobster Carnival 
July 8                               Black Battalion Memorial 
August 2-6                        2nd Annual NS Moto Guzzi & Friends Rally 
August 7                           Natal Day 
August 5-6                        Northumberland Quilters Guild Show and Sale 
Sept. 6-10                            North Colchester Exhibition 
Sept. 15-16                       Hector Homecoming 
September 17                   Terry Fox Run 
November 18-19                  Christmas at the deCoste 
December 1                      Pictou Christmas Light-up