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August 8, 2017 Jigs Start Here in Concert
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax
7:00 pm The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to welcome back Jigs Start Here for this week’s installment of our summer music series, the Tuesday Night Tunes. Jigs Start Here is fiddler Brad...
August 10, 2017 to August 12, 2017
Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Lunenburg
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August 12, 2017 Annual Alex Francis MacKay Lecture 
Highland Village Museum, Iona
The Annual Alex Francis MacKay Lecture - TBD 
August 12, 2017 Junk-de-Verre Glass Making Workshop
Prescott House, Starr's Point
10:00am- 11:30am $15 Tim from School Street Glass will teach you everything you need for a quick lesson in fused glass. Participants will make a piece of glass of their own using a huge variety of...
August 12, 2017 ‘Arts of the Sailor’ – Board and Card Games at Sea
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax
  1:00 to 4:00 pm We’ve all played cribbage or euchre, but would you be surprised to know that sailors played them too? ‘Arts of the Sailor’ is pleased to present an afternoon of card, board and...
August 13, 2017 Gus Gopher-Tortoise's Birthday Celebrations
Museum of Natural History, Halifax
Join us for Gus Gopher-Tortoise's Birthday Celebrations  There just is no AuGUSt without Gus! On August 13 we will celebrate Gus's 95th birthday with our annual Birthday Bash! Join us at 11:00 am or...
August 13, 2017 Annual Vintage Automobile Show
North Hills Museum, Granville Ferry
1-4pm  View cars, trucks and tractors dating from 1900 – 1980. Chat with the owners, take pictures and enjoy the museum. All are welcome at this free family event. Brenda Keen, 902-532-2168...
August 13, 2017 Feasgar an Truisg | Codfish Supper
Highland Village Museum, Iona
It’s back! Satisfy your taste buds with a feed of salt cod, potatoes and all the trimmings of a traditional Cape Breton salt codfish supper.  1:00 - 4:00 pm ​Cost:  $15 per person Dinner admission...
August 15, 2017 Acadian National Holiday
Le Village historique acadien, Lower West Pubnico
The Historic acadian Village of Nova Scotia and the Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos will join together to celebrate this holiday! The event will take place at the Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos from...
August 15, 2017 Fête Nationale des Acadiens
Le Village historique acadien, Lower West Pubnico
Le  Village historique acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse se joint avec le Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos pour cette célébration! L'événement va prendre place au Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos de 11h à...