Festivals and Events


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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

 

Feb. 10-12             Winter Carnival
April 2                   Tartan Day
April 23-29             Provincial Volunteer Week
April TBD               Go Clean, Get Green 
May 4                   Marathon of Respect and Equality
June 30-July 2        Tall Ships 2017 Visit https://www.sailonboard.com/port/southern-gulf-guest-ports/ 
July 1                   Canada Day
July 7-9                 Pictou Lobster Carnival
July 8                    Black Battalion Memorial
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                                                    

 

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