Christmas in PICTOU


Celebrate the Holiday Season in Pictou  

Make Pictou your destination this Holiday season. Enjoy a sampling of songs from Christmas past,  flavours of the season, hand crafts and gift sales, children's activities, exhibits and events in our seaside Town.




Pictou Christmas Light Up 2

Schedule of Events 


Christmas Tea & Sale
Saturday, Nov. 19  2:00-4:00 pm
Pictou United Church
Adult $7  Children $3
Take out Available

Christmas Tea and Sale
Saturday, Nov 26 from 2:00-4:00 pm
St. James Anglican Church Hall
Take out lunches are available by phoning 902-485-8709.  
Admission $7 (adult)  $3 (children).  
Pantry, fudge, crafts, knitting, New to You table and more.  Everyone Welcome!

A New Old Fashioned Christmas
December 2 - January 6     5:00-9:30 pm every night
McCulloch House Museum
Let the Christmas Spirit Ring

Home and Hearth
December 2  6:00-8:00 pm
McCulloch House Museum
Take a house tour, traditional Christmas decoration of 1805 era, FREE admission.

Pictou Christmas Light Up
Friday, Dec. 2   6:00 pm     
Candle lit carol sing, hot drinks, a "Live Nativity", visit from Santa and his elves, Ms. Claus Story Reading, and hot drinks.
Trinity will be giving out LED light bulbs during the tree lighting. 

Fill the Truck FOOD DRIVE
Friday, Dec. 2 from 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
Sobeys, Pictou Location
Support the Pictou West Food Bank

Christmas Open House with MLA Karla MacFarlane
Friday, December 2   4:00-6:00pm
Pictou Community New Horizons Club

Community of Trees Display

Beginning Nov. 30 - Dec. 3
Northumberland Fisheries Museum
Large Christmas tree display at the museum, vote on your favorite tree. Donations go to the museum.
Sponsored by: Sobeys, Fulton's Trucking and Pictou Recreation and Parks

Wreath Making Lunch and Learn
Dec. 3  11:00 am
Pictou New Horizons Club
Listen to the story behind the tradition of wreaths; learn how to make a natural wreath. Everyone welcome. A great way to enjoy a learning experience with your grandchildren. FREE 

Pictou Lobster Carnival Gift Card Bingo    
Dec. 4    2:00 pm
Pictou Royal Canadian Legion  

Breakfast with Santa
December 17  9:00-11:00 am
Stone Soup Cafe

New Year's Family Skate & Fireworks
Dec. 31      6-8 pm     $15/family
Hector Arena - sponsored by Pictou Lobster Carnival