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2021 Nova Scotia, Canada 2021
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
(see also: 2020  -  2019  -  2018  -  2017  -  2015)

February , 2021  Imbibe: A Cocktail Event
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
EVENT ON HIATUS FOR 2021.  A collection of Nova Scotia's best mixologists brought together to create legendary cocktails for guests to imbibe! With 25 restaurant/bars plus the NSLC you're in for a night of delicious sample size cocktails - more than 40 to be exact - hors d'oeuvres and music make this event the perfect evening out!   7:00pm - 9:30pm.


February 1-28, 2021
Dine Around Nova Scotia
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Every year, restaurants across the province showcase an array of Nova Scotia product and creativity at an attractive price during Dine Around. Running for the month of February, various menus are offered at participating restaurants for the price of $10, $20, $30, $40 or $50.  NEW this year Lunch menus are an option.  Book directly with participating restaurants.

May 26-31, 2021 - 88th Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival 2021
Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada
A springtime celebration of our traditions and agricultural heritage. The aim is to promote the best family event for all Valley communities and visitors making it the leading festival in Atlantic Canada. The second longest consecutive running festival in Canada.  Attendance: 150,000.

2020 Nova Scotia, Canada 2020
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
events waiting for new dates

February 20, 2020 - Savour Food & Wine Show
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The Savour Food & Wine Show is Atlantic Canada's premier food and wine event, showcasing Nova Scotia's finest restaurants, wines and beverages. Operating now for ten years, it has attracted a wide and dedicated audience to make it 'the' food and wine event of the year!  Over 80 restaurants, wine and beverage merchants create delectable samples allowing you to taste the night away. Halifax Convention Centre.

February 28, 2020  Rare and Fine Wine - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
An evening for the true wine lover.  With a selection of over 40 wines, rated above 90 points and above by the world's major wine publications, these wines have never been available in Nova Scotia before. Quench your wine palate with world class wines from Champagne, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Napa Valley, Piedmonte, Veneto, and Tuscany, amongst many others.  All wines are poured in Riedel Glassware, accompanied by decadent hors d'oeuvres while overlooking the Halifax Harbour with live jazz music. Throughout the night Bishop's Cellar staff will be on hand to help you purchase any wines with which you fell in love.  Compass Room, Casino Nova Scotia.  7:00pm - 9:30pm.  Regular Ticket $119 + HST  *Must be 19 + to attend event.

March 20-22, 2020 - Pictou County Home Show
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
This all-new event is a showcase of products and services related to new home construction, renovations, remodels and home improvement project… and, it will be co-located with the Stones RV Spring Forward Sales Event!  (also: )


March 27-29, 2020  Ideal Home Show: The Big One
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Atlantic Canada’s largest home show! Halifax Exhibition Centre is the place to be this spring for the region’s ultimate showcase for indoor and outdoor living.

April 22, 2020 - Earth Day - Worldwide
Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.

May 27-June 1, 2020  88th Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival
Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada

June 4-7, 2020  Shelburne County Lobster Festival
Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL 2021 DUE TO CORONAVIRUS.  Come experience the Lobster Capital of Canada and enjoy a weekend full of family fun activities, events and of course, lots of lobster! Our festival is held every June to celebrate the end of our Lobster season (November to May) and to recognize the importance of our lobster fishing industry to the economy, history and culture of Shelburne County.


August 1, 2020
Food Day Canada
Nationwide, Canada
The largest national food event in the country, encouraging and inspiring people to celebrate local food and community.

September 7-13, 2020
Organic Week
Nationwide, Canada
Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country.

October 12, 2020
Nationwide, Canada
A day of thanksgiving celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. (2nd Mon. in Oct.)

2019 Nova Scotia, Canada 2019
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
events waiting for new dates

August 8-11, 2019 - 45th Annual Digby Scallop Days
Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada
The Town of Digby has been an active fishing community throughout the years, famous for the delicious scallops harvested from our local waters.

August 9-10, 2019 - Halifax Seaport Cider & Beer Fest
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The annual "Beer on the Pier" festival will feature 200 beers and ciders, great East Coast food, 3 local bands, and one awesome weekend!

August 14-31, 2019 - Wild Blueberry Harvest Festival
Various Locations, Nova Scotia, Canada
Nova Scotia is the largest processor of wild blueberries in the world and is the second largest producer on earth (2nd only to Maine). Many, many events in communities throughout the region.

October 12, 2019  Shelburne County Giant Pumpkin Festival
Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
Many activities including NS Giant Pumpkin weigh-off, pumpkin carvings, children's events, BBQ's, and scarecrow making.


2018 Nova Scotia, Canada 2018
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
events waiting for new dates

February 20, 2018 - 5th Nova Scotia Organic Forum
Hortonville, Nova Scotia, Canada
Committed to learning more and contributing to the future of organic agriculture in Nova Scotia? The NS Organic Forum is a great chance to gather and get inspired by your organic peers, while also providing guidance to the ACORN team as they set goals for 2018/19!


2017 Nova Scotia, Canada 2017
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
these events waiting for new dates

September 16-24, 2017  Organic Week - Nationwide, Canada
Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country.  (Also: )


2015 Nova Scotia, Canada 2015
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos

these events waiting for new dates

October 9-13, 2015  Maritime Fall Fair
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
The Maritime Fall Fair will not be taking place in 2015. Please stay tuned for details as planning is underway for the Fair in 2016.




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