As with the rest of Canada, Nova Scotia is geared up to celebrate our 150th Birthday this summer with an exhausting (especially if you have kids) range of events and spectacles to experience.
What follows is a necessarily selective list of options to choose from, covering events in our immediate Kentville and King’s County region, to others taking place in more distant (though drivable) locations in Nova Scotia. The scope of possibilities is enormous so forgive me for not being able to do justice to everything going on.
I don’t know about you, but my wife Melissa and I like spectacle, grabby events and experiences that are truly original, moving and make us feel proud to live and work in an astonishing part of a remarkable country. So let’s start with an event that, while not new, still has the power to inspire and delight: