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The Local Traveler Explores Tancook Island

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Oak Island Tour Dates – Walk the Mystery!

Gold bullion, pirates loot or the Holy Grail – just what is buried on Oak Island, site of the world’s longest treasure hunt? Can you discover the secret that has baffled so many? Imagine yourself on the reality TV show The Curse of Oak Island as you join local historian, Charles Barkhouse for 2 hours […]

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Big Bubbles at Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia

Happiness Experiment at Peggy’s Cove

When you visit the Bluenose Coast of Nova Scotia, you have to let go, become a kid again, and explore new things. You never know what you might come across.

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Family Movie Night in Bridgewater, NS

9 Free Movies in Bridgewater This Summer!

Fresh Air Films aims to bring free outdoor family films to downtown Bridgewater. This seasonal project will provide barrier-free entertainment with the support of the Town of Bridgewater, the local business community and other community organizations. Starting at dusk on Friday, June 28th head to Shipyard’s Landing to enjoy a family friendly movie under the […]

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Friendly Fisherman, Chainsaw Art by Scott Hubley on the Bluenose Coast, Nova Scotia's South Shore

An Artist with a Chainsaw

As I drove along the beautiful coastal drive in St. Margaret’s Bay, I saw a chainsaw artist creating a new piece. The artist is Scott Hubley. He’s been sculpting fantastic folk art with a chainsaw for a few years now. Here’s what he’s making at the moment:

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Past Snow Sculpture Winner, Hubbards, NS

10 Days of Family Fun in Hubbards

It’s that time again. Time for the 19th Annual Hubbards & Area Winter Carnival. Things kick off on Friday, Feb. 8, and run until the 17th. Here are some of the highlights: Kick-off Event: 5th Annual Sprinkles & Stars Winter Carnival Fire Department/Commission Breakfast Winter Carnival “PLAYTIME” Valentines Dance Chili Cook Off Special Winter Carnival […]

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Bluenose II – Side View, Lunenburg, NS

Bluenose II Returns to the Water

Well, it’s official. The Bluenose II returned to its home… the water. I’ve been on board our most famous schooner many times in the past, but WOW!… I had no idea how big it really is. I had the chance to walk around the Bluenose II the day before the launch. Be sure to check […]

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