2018 Summer Festivals and Events at Memory Lane Heritage Village

Summer at Memory Lane Heritage VillageHave you ever been to Memory Lane Heritage Village? If not, this summer is a great time to go!

Memory Lane Heritage Village is an award winning living history museum depicting coastal rural life in Nova Scotia during the 1940s, including life during and after the Second World War. Their regular summer hours resume on June 1st until September 30th, 2018: daily from 9:30 am – 4:00 pm. You can find more details on their website, here.

Visitors should note that Memory Lane Heritage Village has free-roaming farm animals on site and does not allow pets within the Village grounds.

Here’s what’s happening at Memory Lane Heritage Village for summer 2018:

June –  Antique Car Show

This Father’s Day, see a wide range of vehicles on display throughout the Heritage Village grounds. There will be special Father’s Day draws and live music in the Clam Factory. Plus, kids can challenge Dad to a Kub Kar race after they have made their own car in the Boatshop. Snacks and a variety of Cookhouse meals will be available on site.

When: Sunday, June 17th, 2018 (Rain Date June 24th)
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Address: 5435 Clam Harbour Rd. Lake Charlotte
Phone: 902-845-1937 / Toll Free 1-877-287-0697
Website: heritagevillage.ca
Admission: $5 (kids 12 and under are free)

Memory Lane Heritage Village

July – Dominion Day “Old Time” Village Fair

Dominion Day is a  festive day celebrating the coastal villages in the Lake Charlotte area. Come see dozens of remote controlled model boats in action on the Dufferin Pond. Enjoy a free freshly made donut from our vintage Belshaw Donut Robot, then work off the extra calories with some traditional 1940s games and races with the kids, or try panning for gold.

When: Saturday July 1st, 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Address: 5435 Clam Harbour Rd. Lake Charlotte
Phone: 902-845-1937 / Toll Free 1-877-287-0697
Website: heritagevillage.ca
Admission: Free, Donations appreciated

July – Women’s Heritage Celebration

This year’s annual celebration of women’s work in the home and community will celebrate home preserving through a variety of techniques such as jamming, pickling, souring and drying. This event will host activities for the entire family throughout the village grounds. Kids will love cranking the rollers when we wash laundry.

When: Saturday July 14th, 2018
Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Address: 5435 Clam Harbour Rd. Lake Charlotte
Phone: 902-845-1937 / Toll Free 1-877-287-0697
Website: heritagevillage.ca
Admission: Free, Donations appreciated

Memory Lane Heritage Village

August – The Atlantic Canada Harmonica Festival

The Atlantic Canada Harmonica Festival is the only festival of its kind in Eastern Canada. The festival is a celebration of the harmonica and all who play it, regardless of musical preference or style. Spend the day with musicians who love this unique and versatile instrument. The festival ends with a two hour showcase concert featuring harmonica players from all musical genres, from Isle of Skye, to the Mississippi Delta.

When: Saturday, August 11th, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
Address: 5435 Clam Harbour Rd. Lake Charlotte
Phone: 902-845-1937 / Toll Free 1-877-287-0697
Website: harmonicafestival.ca
Admission: Free Children’s Class with regular Village admission, $52 Festival Pass, $22 Day Pass.

Memory Lane Heritage Village

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