Things to Do

St. Anns Provincial Park

St. Anns Provincial Park

Date: May 17th 2021 until October 14th 2021

Community: St. Ann's

St. Anns Provincial Park is a small picturesque picnic park, with tables under softwood trees, on the shore of North Gut along the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island.  The…
Cape Smokey Provincial Park

Cape Smokey Provincial Park

Date: May 17th 2021 until October 14th 2021

Community: Cape Smokey

A trail, 5 km (3.1 mi) each way, offers even more spectacular views. Rest stops are provided along the way.  Allow 4 hours for this hiking trail.
Baddeck Forks Golf Club

Baddeck Forks Golf Club

Date: May 1st 2021 until October 30th 2021

Community: Forks Baddeck

9-hole, par 36, 3000 yd. Rating 68.2; Slope 106. Gentle course with views of Baddeck River, valley and mountains.
Cabots Landing Provincial Park

Cabots Landing Provincial Park

Date: May 17th 2021 until October 14th 2021

Community: Sugarloaf

The Park also features a National Historic Site cairn commemorating the landfall of John Cabot. Cabots Landing was formerly a launching site for Mi’kmaq to paddle to Newfoundland. The park…
Big Spruce Brewing

Big Spruce Brewing

Date: January 1st 2021 until December 31st 2021

Community: Nyanza

Big Spruce Brewing is Atlantic Canada's only organic, on-farm craft brewery and hop yard. We brew only unfiltered, unpasteurised, unbelievably good beer. Drop by our Sprucetique for growlers, cans, and…
Ingonish Lobster Tales and Scales

Ingonish Lobster Tales and Scales

Date: July 15th 2021 until September 30th 2021

Community: Ingonish

A unique tour experience takes you aboard Eaton's Doll, a 10.5-m (35-ft) lobster boat to haul lobster traps, jig mackerel, see live lobsters, and view marine life around Ingonish Island.…
Iron Art & Photographs

Iron Art & Photographs

Date: May 15th 2021 until October 15th 2021

Community: Tarbot

In this eclectic "Roadside Attraction," artists Gordon and Dominique show their one-of-a-kind work. Intriguing metal sculptures are made on-site; colourful knits and striking photographs are also offered.
Groovy Goat Farm & Soap Company

Groovy Goat Farm & Soap Company

Date: June 1st 2021 until November 21st 2021

Community: Ingonish

Welcome to Groovy Goat Farm & Soap Company, situated on the beautiful Cabot Trail in Ingonish, Nova Scotia. At Groovy Goat, we take pride in handcrafting natural and luxurious soaps…
Glass Artisans Studio & Gallery

Glass Artisans Studio & Gallery

Date: April 1st 2021 until November 1st 2021

Community: North Shore

A glass gallery featuring over 40 glass artisans. Visit our glass-blowing studio and watch how it's made. We also offer a class for you to try.
Capt. Cox’s Whale and Bird Watch

Capt. Cox’s Whale and Bird Watch

Date: June 15th 2021 until October 15th 2021

Community: Bay St. Lawrence

Daily 2-hr tours on 7.5-m (24-ft) Zodiac (10:30, 1:30, 4:30). Experienced guide. Pilot, minke, humpback, finback and sei whales; seals, seabirds, dolphins, moose, bear; shipwrecks, seacaves, waterfalls, spectacular geological formations.…
Colouratura Art Gallery and Chocolate Shop

Colouratura Art Gallery and Chocolate Shop

Date: May 1st 2021 until December 17th 2021

Community: Indian Brook

The Gallery continues to offer top quality Cape Breton  Artists' work in our lovely former church building. Artists like William Rogers (watercolour or oil), Susan Marjetti (acrylic) and Celeste Friesen…
North Highlands Community Museum

North Highlands Community Museum

Date: June 15th 2021 until October 15th 2021

Community: Cape North

Interpretive exhibits illustrating lifestyle experienced by early settlers of northern Cape Breton. Exhibits include gypsum quarry, stores, church histories, shipwrecks, furnishings, school and transportation, forge, settlers’ garden. Extensive genealogy centre…