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Acadian Warmth
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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.
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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
Argyle Abuptic Festival

A celebration of the community of Argyle. Festivities include a parade, dances, a boat cruise, a youth fishing tournament, a scavenger hunt, fireworks and a concert.

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Western Nova Scotia Exhibition

The Yarmouth County Agricultural Society presents the Western Nova Scotia Exhibition, an agricultural exhibition held for five days in Yarmouth.

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