Nova Scotia Heritage Day

Nova Scotia Heritage Day is a statutory holiday falling on the third Monday in February each year to honour the people, places and events that make our heritage unique.

In 2017, As part of the celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, it will recognize the Mi’kmaq culture and people.

Notable Nova Scotians and How we Celebrate them on Nova Scotia Heritage Day

Each year, Nova Scotia Heritage Day, on the third Monday in February, honours a notable Nova Scotian.  The holiday has a “rolling” honouree; it changes every year. Here is a list of the notable Nova Scotians and how we celebrated them on Nova Scotia Heritage Day. Scroll down for a list of
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