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Celebrate Bluenose 100

We’re so excited for the centennial salute to this Canadian Icon with festivities and events all year long. Sure hope you can join us as we celebrate Bluenose 100!

Launching Livestream

It all begins on Friday, March 26th with a virtual kick-off via Bluenose 100 Launch Day Livestream – the first of many designed to highlight the achievements of the famed schooner and its prominent place in our nation’s history.

The first event of the day is scheduled to begin at 10:00 am AST – the exact time Bluenose was launched. This event will feature exciting new videos, stories, historical footage and interviews explaining the vessel’s place in Canadian history. There will be another event set for the evening – at 7:00 pm AST, with wonderful tributes to and musical performances for the world-renowned Bluenose.

Join in the virtual celebration via their Facebook Event Page here.

Celebrate Bluenose 100 website link

Year-Long Celebration

For more information on the year-long celebrations, a pictorial timeline of the history of the Bluenose and so much more visit their official Celebrate Bluenose 100 site at

Discover more amazing things to see and experience here on Nova Scotia’s South Shore by clicking here.

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