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

Volunteers gather at Le Village and process more than one ton of apples to make 1200 fresh pies, heaping with apples, ready for cooking or freezing.

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Dumping Day at Cape Forchu Lightstation

First day of the lobster fishing season. Captains and crews depart and "dump" their traps in search of the most prosperous and lucrative lobster fishing grounds.

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