Category: Local Attractions

Hector Heritage Quay

Hector Heritage Quay

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Acclaimed as one of the most important and exciting heritage developments in Nova Scotia, the Hector Heritage Quay (pronounced “key”), located on the scenic Pictou waterfront, offers visitors a unique glimpse into the journey of early Scottish settlers to Nova Scotia and their life in the new world. The proud centerpiece of the award-winning attraction […]

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Historic Town of Pictou

Historic Town of Pictou

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Historic Town of Pictou, located on the beautiful Northumberland Shore of Nova Scotia, Canada, is renowned as the “Birthplace of New Scotland” as it was here that the first wave of Scottish immigrants landed in 1773. Pictou offers diverse amenities, period homes on tree lined streets, and strong entrepreneurial spirit where residents enjoy a […]

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Pictou Lobster Carnival

Pictou Lobster Carnival

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Started in 1934, the Pictou Lobster Carnival has become a signature event in Nova Scotia. This three day festival celebrates the end of the Lobster fishing season in the area, Maritime culture and music. The event features musical entertainment at the Main Stage, a Beer Garden, a Mardi Gras Parade, an Antique Car Show, Derby Races, […]

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deCoste Entertainment Centre

deCoste Entertainment Centre

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The deCoste Centre had its official opening in November 1982 with a performance by Rita MacNeil. Since then the deCoste has presented over 2000 concerts featuring singers, musicians, actors and dancers from around the world. Past performers include the Mamas and Papas, Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Chinese Acrobats, Natalie MacMaster, Stompin’ Tom, Kitty Wells, Liona Boyd, the […]

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Best Beaches!

Best Beaches!

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Braeside Inn is just a stone skip away from some fantastic beaches. With 450 km (280 mi.) of coastline, it is a known fact that we host have some of the warmest waters north of the Carolinas. Where the sea and the sky meet long stretches of white sand and red, that’s where our outdoor […]

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Great Golfing!

Great Golfing!

| April 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

We have a number of spectacular golf courses just next door. Your next golfing adventure awaits you as our area hosts some of the most well loved courses in all of  Canada… spectacular seacoast scenery, warm hospitality and so much more. As one of North America’s great golf destinations, Nova Scotia is the perfect weekend […]

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