Memorable events in the Maritimes.

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From music and culture to motorcycles and marathons, the tops of the Highlands to the ocean floor, there’s always something happening in Nova Scotia! Your Maritime Ferry Trail adventure is sure to be anything but boring with a special event for every taste all season long.

Gran Fondo Baie Sainte-Marie

The Gran Fondo has quickly become the largest cycling event in Atlantic Canada, with over 800 cyclists last year. Whether you’re a recreational rider, cycling tourist, or avid racer, this fun group grand tour is for anyone who enjoys cycling and beautiful scenery.

When: September 23, 2018
Where: Saulnierville

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Celtic Colours

Revel in a unique celebration of Cape Breton’s living traditional culture. Discover hundreds of events and activities in communities around the Island, with tens of thousands of visitors from over two dozen countries.

When: October 5-13, 2018
Where: Baddeck

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Nocturne Halifax

Nocturne: Art at Night is a fall festival that brings art and energy to the streets of Halifax between 6 p.m.-midnight. The completely free annual event showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax. The Nocturne Program Guide provides details about exhibitions in galleries and public spaces throughout the city.

When: October 13, 2018
Where: Halifax

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Liverpool International Theatre Festival

You are cordially invited to join Liverpool, Nova Scotia, for the 14th Biennial Liverpool International Theatre Festival! Once again, Liverpool will welcome the world to the Astor Theatre stage and Town Hall Arts and Culture Centre, with a lineup of one-act plays offering something for every theatrical appetite.

When: October 18-21, 2018
Where: Liverpool

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Nova Scotia Music Week

Join us for the 21st annual Nova Scotia Music Week! This year’s event will feature more than 100 performances in venues throughout downtown Truro. With over 80 artists from various genres, Country to Hip Hop and everything in between, there’s something for everyone! Nova Scotia Music Week engages musicians, fans, and industry from around the world, while showcasing the exceptional emerging and established artists who call Nova Scotia home.

When: November 1 -4, 2018
Where: Truro

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