The charming seaside village of Chester is home to many exciting events, one of which is the largest keelboat regatta in Eastern Canada, Chester Race Week. The stunning 18-hole golf course, with miles of ocean as your backdrop is a favorite of locals and visitors. The village also offers an abundance of charming shops, boutiques, as well as a large variety of dining experiences – whether it is pub, fine dining or café style, you can find it in Chester!
Things to Do:
Dine on the waterfront, or nibble on a tasty treat in a locally owned café. A board spectrum of restaurants to choose from in such a petite village!
Chow down on the best chowder on the Bluenose Coast at the Sea-Side Shanty, only minutes from the village.
Stay for awhile in one of Chester’s charming B&B’s. Eat out on the waterfront or enjoy fine dining and cafes in the village, there are fabulous restaurants to choose from.
Chester Skate Park is always a hit with the boarder and the spectators! This 14,500 square foot concrete park began as a Chester Area Middle School student initiative.Find out more »
The Chester Art Centre offers year round art classes and lecture series, and hosts the annual Chester Art Festival each summer.
Chester Gingerbread Festival is a must in November families love to participate.