Eastern Shore Things to Do

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Attractions

Explore the past and the present on the Eastern Shore. Head for a gold mine, an aviation museum, a historic lighthouse, the tiny islands that helped shape our continent’s history or the working waterfront of a fishing village.

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Outdoor Recreation & Activity

Go big. Just don’t stay home. The Eastern Shore represents the kind of unspoiled canvas for outdoor adventure and activity that’s getting increasingly harder to find. Come learn to surf on super swells or just play in the sand.

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Dining & Culinary

You’ll love the local flavour. Choose your own lobster from the pound while the fleet heads out for more. Enjoy maple syrup straight from the sugar bush for dessert or blueberries right off the barrens with breakfast.

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Arts & Entertainment

Outside under a starry sky or inside a magnificently restored theatre – from Stan Fest to a night of comedy in the Musquodoboit Valley Bicentennial Theatre, you’ll find a live performance worthy of a status update.

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Shopping

Shopping

Like most things along the Eastern Shore, the retail experience can be a real adventure. Grab a map and head out in search of studios, boutiques, and eclectic shops selling everything from heritage crafts to interior design treasures.

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History & Culture

This is where the past meets the present. From the boardwalk of Fisherman’s Cove with heritage exhibits honouring the sea-going lifestyle still plying the waters to the legacy of our gold mining history, there’s lots to explore.

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