You will find hundreds of things to see and do throughout Nova Scotia – breathtaking scenery, fascinating history, charming seaside communities, limitless outdoor activities, incomparable birding – all within easy access of Seaside Cottages in Shelburne County, Nova Scotia.

To help you explore our area, we have some great suggestions for you:

You can also visit the Shelburne and Lockeport website, for more information about things to do and see in Lockeport and Shelburne communities.

Watch stunning drone video of our cottages, Crescent Beach, and the wonderful town of Lockeport, courtesy of Julie Locke Balish.

Local Events

Shelburne Farmers’ Market
June to October
e: shelburnensfarmersmarket@gmail.com
t: 902-875-2753
More info 

Privateer Days, Liverpool
June (late June)
Liverpool, South Shore
e: info@privateerdays.ca
t: 902-354-4500

Shelburne County Lobster Festival
June (early)
e: mjohnston@municipalityofshelburne.ca
t: 902-637-2015

Lockeport & Area July 1st Celebrations
July 1st weekend
e: lockeportrec@ns.aliantzinc.ca
t: 902-656-2565
More info

Harmony Bazaar Festival of Women & Song, Lockeport
e: errin@ns.sympatico.ca
t: 902-874-1009
More info

Lockeport Sea Derby
e: lockeportseaderby@live.com
t: 902-656-2586
More info

Shelburne Kayak Festival
August (mid August)
e: shelburnekayak@gmail.com
t: 902-875-3873
More info

Hank Snow Tribute, Liverpool
August (late August)
e: info@hanksnow.com
t: 902-354-4675
More info

Whirligig & Weathervane Festival, Shelburne
September (mid September)
e: t.gillespie@bellaliant.net
t: 1-902-875-3205
More info

Event Listings from Local Tourism Websites

Municipality of Shelburne

Shelburne and Lockeport

Town of Shelburne

Nova Scotia Tourism Website – Festivals and Events
Tip: On Nova Scotia’s Tourism site (link above), search for events in our region of ‘South Shore’

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