Ready to plan your July on the South Shore?

Sip and Savor at Emerald Light
Kick off your South Shore adventure at the Emerald Light Kitchen & Bar in Shelburne. Their “A Lobster Rolls into a Bar” cocktail, featuring Black Harbour Distillers’ Lobster Vodka (Official Spirt of Nova Scotia Lobster Crawl) and a mini chipotle lobster roll, is a must-try! Pair it with Signature Emerald Nachos or a Shrimp Po’ Boy, and finish with a Gelato Bomb.

Star Gazing at Kejimkujik National Park
Explore Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site, known locally as Keji. Enjoy the new nighttime guided paddle, Big Canoe, Big Sky, under the sky, reflected in the lake. This event runs on Wednesdays in July and August from 8:30 to 11 pm. Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site offers a variety of activities for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

Stay at Albert’s Inn in Shelburne
After a day of beachcombing, lobster tasting, and paddling, relax at Albert’s Inn in Shelburne. This historic inn offers a blend of rustic charm and contemporary elegance, making it the perfect base for your South Shore explorations.

Flower Power!
Join the Flower Essence Workshop on July 28th, perfect for gardeners, herbalists, and nature enthusiasts. Learn about plant spirit medicine with Reiki teacher Treechild. Forage, learn, and take home flower essences and new knowledge.

Celebrate Theresa E. Connor’s Birthday
Celebrate the 86th birthday of the schooner Theresa E. Connor at The Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic on July 20th. Enjoy games, challenges, crafts, and unique presentations from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. The event is perfect for history buffs and families.

Explore the BernArt Maze
Visit the BernArt Maze during the Arts & Craft Night Market on July 26th from 6 pm to 10 pm. Enjoy live music, delicious treats, and talented vendors in Blockhouse. Don’t miss out on this unique South Shore attraction!

With so many exciting events and activities, the South Shore of Nova Scotia is the perfect destination for your July adventures. From unique culinary experiences and stargazing paddles to historic celebrations and vibrant art markets, there’s something for everyone. Pack your bags and immerse yourself in the natural beauty, rich culture, and warm hospitality of the South Shore.

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