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Savour the Sea - A Taste of the Fishing Life Past and Present


Occurs Monday, July 4, 2016 until Monday, August 29, 2016




91 Old Church Road , Lower West Pubnico


T: 902-762-2530

Part of the Authentic Host Program Part of the Best of YAS

This experience combines an in-depth look at Yarmouth & Acadian Shores’ fishing history from the early 1900s to present day. Start with a guided tour of le Village historique Acadien de la Nouvelle-Écosse where you will learn the history of fishing in the picturesque Acadian village of Pubnico. You will speak to the museum`s interpreters and see demonstrations of fishing techniques and boat building. Then make your way to Dennis Point Wharf, the largest commercial fishing wharf in Atlantic Canada. Here you will see how the present day industry functions and partake in a Living Wharves Fishing experience  with a local fisherman. Follow this up by heading to the Argyler lodge where you will boil your own lobster with Chef Jon on beautiful Lobster Bay.   

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Every Monday in July and August

Meet at 3:00pm at Le Village Historique de la Nouvelle-Écosse (Historical Acadian Village of Nova Scotia)