Participation Forms

All registration forms are available for pick up and return from the Seafest office located at Lovitt Plaza, Suite 110.

Please contact us at for more information about events and registration.

Pharmasave Children's Parade & Mayor's Picnic in the Park

Wednesday, July 11th, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Children are invited to participate in the opening ceremonies for Seafest.  The Children's Parade is a walking  parade starting at the Visitor Information Centre on Main Street running along Main Street to Frost Park, where the official opening of Seafest will take place.

Those participating are encouraged to incorporate this year's Seafest Theme!  Participants are also asked to pre-register by downloading the registration form below or by visiting the Seafest Office.


Registration Form (pdf)

Rudder's Parade of Lights

Saturday, July 14th at Dusk
If you own a boat or know someone who does, you won't want to miss this event! Starting at dusk, let your boat shine! Choose your theme, decorate your boat and have fun! Prizes to be won!  

Participants are asked to pre-register by downloading the registration form below or by visiting the Seafest Office.

Registration Form (pdf)

**Boats will be available for those who wish to enter but do not have access to a boat. Decorations are not provided.** 


Scotia Garden Mackerel Toss

Friday, July 13th, Noon
Ever seen a fish fly? Round up a team and compete for your charity of choice in the Scotia Garden Mackerel Toss held this year on the Marginal Wharf. Teams of two will dress up in traditional Sou'Wester attire and toss some mackerel!

The team to complete the event with the most mackerel and with the best time will be crowned the winner and receive a donation to their charity.  Prizes will also be awarded for first, second and third places!

Registration Form (pdf)

Check out this video from 2014!


Rum Running Races

Wednesday, July 11th, 6:00 pm
This is your chance to participate in one of the most thrilling events Seafest puts on! Taking place at Parker Eakins Wharf with teams of 6 to a dory. You will be provided with a fishing dory, oars, and life jackets. Prizes to be won!

Registration Form (pdf)

Check out this video from 2014!


Coastal Financial Credit Union Scavenger Hunt

Wednesday, July 11th, 6:30 pm
Race will start from Killam’s Wharf at 5:30pm. Please register by 5:40pm to get organized. Theme is "Spirits by the Sea” and teams are encouraged to dress up!

Registration Form (pdf)