Annual Festivals

and Events

JAN - FEB - MARCH - APRIL - MAY - JUNE - JULY -AUG - SEPT - OCT - NOV - DEC

 

Literacy Day Celebration

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January

FREE Event hosted each year by Eastern Shore Musqudoboit Literacy Network and Musquodoboit Valley Family Resource Centre!

Robbie Burns Night

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January

Celebrate your Scottish roots or come to experience the piping in of haggis and other live entertainment at the Musquodoboit Valley Bicentennial Theatre!

March Break Activites

Girl Painter

March

There is a range of free events each year during March Break hosted by Halifax Public Libraries and Musquodoboit Valley Family Resource Centre. 

Dean Maple Syrup Festival

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April

Come for the pancakes, baked beans, brown bread, sausages and REAL local maple syrup! Learn more about how maple syrup is made and enjoy music from local musicians! Click here for more information! 

Meaghers Grant Day

Kids Blowing Bubbles

June

A celebration of Meagher's Grant - the people, the history and its future! Brought to you by Meagher's Grant Community Hall!

Canada Day Celebrations

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July

There are many Canada Day events throughout the communities in Musquodoboit Valley. Check out specific community organizations or check out our Events Calendar below!

Halifax County Exhibition

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August

FREE Event hosted each year by Eastern Shore Musqudoboit Literacy Network and Musquodoboit Valley Family Resource Centre!

50 Mile Yardsale

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September

FREE Event hosted each year by Eastern Shore Musqudoboit Literacy Network and Musquodoboit Valley Family Resource Centre!

Open Farm Day

Pony Love

September

FREE Event hosted each year by Eastern Shore Musqudoboit Literacy Network and Musquodoboit Valley Family Resource Centre!

Kirk Logan Old Time Fiddling Contest

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September

Each year some of the most talented musicians come to compete in memory of Kirk Logan. Check out the Bicentennial Theatre for more information!

Rally in the Valley

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October

A great place to spend the day, enjoying good food, good company and the classic car show!

Festival of Crafts and Trees

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December

Every year people come from all over to take part in this festival! There is always a huge selection of quality crafts and specialty products as well as a large display of Christmas trees decorated by local community organizations!

Parade of Lights

Hot Chocolate

December

Sponsored by the Lions Club and many community organizations and businesses, the parade travels around the "square" and is followed by a reception in the Church basement with hot drinks and snacks!