Digby Festivals and Attractions


EVENT CALENDARS – Check our calendars regularly for updates:  

Digby Area           digbyarea.ca

Weymouth            weymouthnovascotia.com

Bear River             bearriver.ca

Brier Island           brierisland.org/events


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.

Weds. In June       Trinity Anglican Church Lunch Time Concerts

June 29-July 1       Lobster Bash

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. 9-12               Digby Scallop Days

Aug. 22-25             Digby County Exhibition

Aug. 29-Sept. 2    Wharf Rat Rally

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!