Digby Festivals and Attractions


EVENT CALENDARS – Check our calendars regularly for updates:  

Digby Area            digbyarea.ca
Bear River             bearriver.ca
Brier Island           brierisland.org/events
Weymouth            weymouthnovascotia.com
Weymouth            theweymouthbridge.com/


Feb. 9-11               Bear River Winter Carnival

May 20                  Digby’s 11th annual High C’s choral festival. It is a mass choir with about 170 choristers coming from far and wide. The concert will be held in the beautiful stone Church in St. Bernard.  4pm.

July 5-7                   Lobster Bash (http://lobsterbash.blogspot.com/)

July 1                      Canada Day celebrations area-wide

July 14                    Cherry Carnival in Bear River

July 6-Aug. 31       Music on the Sissiboo: 7pm to 8:30pm

July 28-Aug. 15    Festival acadien de Clare, the oldest Acadian festival in the world

Aug. 8-11               Digby Scallop Days (http://www.digbyscallopdays.ca/)

Aug. 22-25             Digby County Exhibition

Aug. 28-Sept. 1    Wharf Rat Rally (http://www.wharfratrally.com/)

Sept. 15                 Tour de New France Mountain Bike Rally

Sept. 23                 Gran Fondo Baie Sainte-Marie, Atlantic Canada’s largest cycling event.

Sept. 23                 River Day, Bear River

Aug. 4                    Breaking Waves Music Festival

Aug. 2-3                 Breaking Waves Film Festival

Nov. 24-Dec. 1      Annual Festival of Trees, Weymouth

The list goes on and on – please check our events calendar often!