Pure Beauty
Acadian Warmth
Nova Star Now Booking
Festivals and Events
Slide - Heritage
Fore The Avid Golfer
Musique de la Baie Nightly "kitchen parties" at local restaurants. Informal, local and a lot of fun.
Learn More
Sea Captains' Homes Wander among 400 sea captain homes, clustered over several streets.
Learn More
Living Wharves Learn the story behind the seafood and try your hand at fishing skills.
Learn More

Experience Yarmouth and Acadian Shores

Visit the port of Yarmouth, located approximately 3 hours from Halifax, and see how more than 250 years of relationship with the sea can shape a town. Uncover an extraordinary Acadian past in towns such as Clare, Argyle or Pubnico, the world's oldest Acadian community. From one of Canada's richest fishing grounds to gatherings with lots of music referred to as a "tyme" - Yarmouth and Acadian Shores truly is an experience shaped by the sea.

Upcoming Events
Journey Through Time

Ann is best known as a visual artist but now her creatvity takes her into a new dimension of creativity as an award winning photographer. Ann explores both the local area and travels to other countries capturing both the culture and the spirituality of...

Learn More
Mayflower Presentation

You're Probably a Mayflower Descendant ~ Come Find Out. Friday, 10 April, 7:30 pm. Yarmouth County Museum and Archives, 22 Collins Street. 902-742-5539. Admission Free.

Learn More
New Experiences

View Our Photos


Stay Connected.
Keep Informed.

Receive regular emails and we'll keep you updated on new and upcoming events, as well as great deals!


Visitor's Guide

Learn More

Begin planning your visit to our region.

Learn More