Nova Scotia – January 2018 Event Listings

There are some great events taking place throughout the month of January 2018 – stay tuned for more, but in the meantime hit the road and take in these highlights of Nova Scotia.

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Maple Sugar Brunch and Guided Tours at Sugar Moon Farm-Earltown
Every Saturday and Sunday
Sugar Moon Farm serves their signature fully-licensed maple brunch.
Be sure to take a free guided tour of the maple sugar operation and plan to hike the Rogart Mountain Trail. Visit the website for more details:



sunday ceilidhSunday Ceilidh-Celtic Music Interpretive Centre, Judique 
every Sunday
For more information, go to the website


Saturday Ceilidh's at the Doryman -Doryman Pub and Grill, Cheticamp
Every Saturday
Fiddle music every Saturday afternoon. For more information, call 902-224-9909


square dancingFamily Square Dance-West Mabou Hall
Every Saturday
Traditional square dance where the whole family is welcome. Contact Margie MacInnis for more details: 902-945-2814


Acadian Arts and Craft Day- West Pubnico
every week on Thursday
For traditional craft demonstrations such as artist painting, hooked rugs, braided rugs, basket weaving, wool spinning, crochet tatting, quilting and red work. To find out more, check out  the website.


Mother Goose / French for Fun Program- Petit de Grat Library
With Rachel MacGillivray & Louise Migneault every Wednesday from 10am-11:30am at the Petit de Grat Library in Petit de Grat, NS, for ages 0-6.  Program includes 2 stories (English & French), a light snack, a craft, children's songs, and ends with a musical exercise game. Please contact the Petit de Grat Library at (902) 226-3534 or email [email protected] for more information.

Winter Frolic - Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
January 13 & 14
This weekend join us for a sleigh ride, and enjoy a delicious cup of hot chocolate made over an open fire, sample some homemade ice cream, and enjoy more winter events. Visit the website to learn more.

The late, great David Bowie was a legend, an icon, and one of the greatest trailblazers in music history. With over 140 million albums sold, he inspired legions of fans worldwide with his relentless reinvention, provocative personas, and wildly creative music. Now, Symphony Nova Scotia honours Bowie’s inspirational life and legacy with full symphonic renditions of his all-time greatest hits, including Space Oddity, Starman, Rebel Rebel, Fame, Ashes to Ashes, Let’s Dance, Under Pressure, and many more. Click here for details and tickets

argyle-fine-art-pre-shunk13th Annual Pre-Shrunk Show - Argyle Fine Art, Halifax
Opens January 19 - February 10
The annual Pre-Shrunk show is by far one of Halifaxs favourite art shows and the perfect way to kick off the New Year in style. The only rule for participating artists is that all the works included must measure 4" x 5". Be there for the Opening Reception - for all the vent details click here


Tatting Demonstration - Ross Farm
January 20 - 21, 2017
Visit Ross Farm Museum this weekend and chat with our interpreters as they demonstrate the beautiful art of both needle and shuttle tatting.  Click here for more info


Brides 2018 Wedding Show - World Trade and Convention Centre, Halifax
January 21
Atlantic Canada's Largest Wedding Show! Sunday, January 21st, Halifax Convention Centre. Over 30 years running, with over 135 exhibitors, and a spectacular main stage fashion show from Chester & Felicity at 2:00 p.m. PLUS - a HUGE Bridal Gown Liquidation Sale from ACS Formals, where you can find the wedding dress of your dreams for up to 90% off! Thousands of dollars in door prices to be won, including a 7 night all-inclusve stay at Sea Breeze Beach House in sunny Barbados, compliments of Denise Hanuska - The Destination Experts. FREE gift bags to all brides, FREE Wedding Bells Magazines, and many more surprises at the region's bridal extravaganza of the year! Visit their website for all the show details

Toboggan Making Demonstration - Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
January 27 - 28
This weekend in the farm workshop the staff will be demonstrating how to make a wooden toboggan. For more details, click here

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