South Shore

Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival 2022

The Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair is back! The business community and private citizens are encouraged to display their scarecrows from September 24th to October 12th. In past years, the beautiful town of Mahone Bay comes to life with over 250 hand-made, life-size scarecrows. With pumpkin patches, kids activities and
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The South Shore Exhibition (The Big Ex)

The South Shore Exhibition (The Big Ex) is back, and this year they have something for the whole family. Happening Tuesday, July 26- Sunday, July 31, 2022, The South Shore Exhibition is 6 days packed full of family-friendly events like a kids petting barn, arts and crafts, fair rides, and
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Amos Pewter in Mahone Bay
Enjoy a Hands-on Artisan Experience at Amos Pewter in Mahone Bay or the Halifax Waterfront

Do you have plans for the HRSB March Break? How about a day trip to Nova Scotia’s South Shore? If you visit Amos Pewter in beautiful Mahone Bay, only 50 min drive from Halifax, you can receive a hands-on experience! In the tradition of local artisans, you can finish and personalize your own pewter
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oTENTIKs at Keji - the sweetest spot at keji?
Could These New oTENTiks be The Sweetest Spot at Keji?

On our second day camping at Keji, it became cold and rainy…. so we just giggled and turned up the heat!Propane heating is just one of the benefits of the new, bigger, better, warmer oTentiks at Kejimikujik National Park and Historic Site. This  group of five oTENTIKs, located at Jim Charles
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Black Loyalist Heritage Centre
Black Loyalist Heritage Centre, Birchtown, Nova Scotia

How about a trip to the South West tip of Nova Scotia? There, you will find Nova Scotia’s newest museum, The Black Loyalist Heritage Centre which tells  the story of the world’s largest free African population outside of Africa, in the late 18th century. In addition to the Centre, you can also visit historic buildings and the
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