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*$ = Fee Charged
** = Date Change

 

Dates (2018)

Times and Locations of Scheduled Events:

Wednesday 
July 11th, 2018

All Day Museum Day
Free For All Ages
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (11-5)
Yarmouth County Museum - Collins St. (9-5)
Sweeney's Fisheries Museum - Water St. (9-5)
Killam Brothers Shipping Office - Water St. (10-4)
Tuna Museum - Wedgeport (9-6)
Musée Acadien - West Pubnico (9-5)
Firefighters' Museum - Main St. (9-5)
Village Historique Acadien - West Pubnico (10-6)
Rendez-vous de la Baie - Church Point (9-6)
Cape Forchu Lightstation (9-5)
Sports Heritage Museum - Main St. (1-4)
The Argyle Township Court House & Archives - Tusket (9-5)

11:00 am - Family Yoga with Carolyn Campbell
Murray Manor Garden, 225 Main St
Participants may bring their own yoga mat, or there will be a limited supply on hand to borrow.

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Pharmasave Children's Parade & Mayor's Picnic in the Park
Starting at the Yarmouth Visitor Information Centre, moving along Main Street to Frost Park for the official opening. Register with the Seafest office (902-881-3181/info@seafest.ca).

2:00 pm IMO Ltd. Seafood Cannery Tour
Pre-register by calling Rudder's (902) 742-7050, as spaces are limited (max 25).

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Shantymen
Coal Shed

6:00 pm Rum Running Race
Parker Eakins Wharf
Pre-register by contacting the Seafest office at 902-881-3181/info@seafest.ca

6:00 pm - All Levels Traditional Hatha Yoga with Meaghan Hurlburt
Frost Park

6:30 - 8:30 pm Coastal Financial Credit Union Scavenger Hunt
Killam's Wharf - Team up and find everything on your list! Drop by the Seafest office to pick up your registration form, or download one from the Participation Forms page.

7:00 pm Seafest Spirits by the Sea Walking Tour
Tales of Yarmouth legends, folklore and rum running lore. Tour departs from Frost park gazebo at 7pm.
(This is a walking tour so please wear comfortable footwear.)

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm The Scallywags
Coal Shed

8:00 pm Seafest Trivia with Marc Hubbard
Rudder's Tent
7:30 pm Registration.  $5.00 per person.   Teams of 4 or 6.

Thursday
July 12th, 2018

All Day Seawalk Sales
Yarmouth's Merchants celebrate Seafest with giant sidewalk sales!

10:00 am Children's Boat Building
Killam's Wharf/Gazebo - All materials are supplied. Ages 12 & under. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Contact Nathalie at (902) 749-1718 Ext. 1

10:00 am YMCA Multi-Level Yoga with Krissie Wyman
Waterfront.  Participants may bring their own yoga mat, or there will be a limited supply on hand to borrow.

2:00 pm IMO Ltd. Seafood Cannery Tour
Pre-register by calling Rudder's (902) 742-7050, as spaces are limited (max 25). 

4:30 - 6:00 pm Atlantic Superstore Chowder Cookoff $*
Restaurants compete to prepare the best seafood chowder! Chowder sold to the public for $3.00 per bowl in Rudder's Tent. While quantities last!!!

5:00 - 7:00 pm Hourglass
Coal Shed

6:00 pm Romeo & Juliet Play
Frost Park – Come see William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet performed in Frost Park. Adapted and directed by Jeremy Watkins with fight choreography by Muise Tae Kwon Do and choreography by Kidzact. The performance will happen in various places in the park. The performance is 60 minutes.  Donations accepted but not required.

7:00 - 9:00 pm Open Mic with Elizabeth Wright & Guest
Coal Shed

7:30 pm Seafest Pageant *$
Th'YARC, Parade Street. 

Friday
July 13th, 2018

All Day - Seawalk Sales

10:00 am - YMCA Gentle Flow Yoga followed by Chair Yoga with Kerry Lawson
Waterfront.  Participants may bring their own yoga mat, or there will be a limited supply on hand to borrow.

12:00 pm Scotia Garden Mackerel Toss
Marginal Wharf.  Ages 13+.
This slippery event is sure to entertain, as teams toss and catch mackerel dressed as true Sou'Westers!
Registration forms can be picked up at the Seafest office.

3:00 pm Sail, Saltwater & Stories by the Sea Walking Tour
Tales of sea captains, shipwrecks and Yarmouth’s days gone by. Tour departs from Frost Park gazebo at
3:00pm. (This is a walking tour so please wear comfortable footwear.)

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Richard & Sue
Coal Shed

7:00 - 9:00 pm Brothers Hill Trio
Coal Shed

7:00 pm Classic Car Cruise by the Sea
The Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club cruises through Yarmouth's historic downtown.

8:00 pm - 1:00 am Seafest Pirate Party Pub Crawl
Ages 19+. Register at the Seafest Office by calling 902-881-3181 or emailing info@seafest.ca.

9:00 pm - 12:00 am The Radiaters
Rudder's Tent Entertainment.  19+.

Saturday
July 14th, 2018

8:00 - 11:00 am Seafest Community Breakfast
Adults - $7, Children - $3.50.
Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 61 William Street, Yarmouth, N.S

9:00 am - 1:00 pm Mammoth Garden Sale
Yarmouth County Museum, 22 Collins Street

10:00 am - Yoga for You with Carolyn Campbell
Murray Manor Garden, 225 Main St.
Participants may bring their own yoga mat, or there will be a limited supply on hand to borrow.

10:00 am - 4:00 pm Classic Car Show Downtown Yarmouth
Main St. will be closed from Forest St. to Grand St. 6:00 am – 6:00 pm so everyone can enjoy the Classic Car Show.
For information on this event or to register please contact roaringautos@gmail.com
www.yarmouthcarshow.com

1:00 - 4:00 pm Spirits of Litera-Sea Meet & Greet
Yarmouth Mall, Starr’s Road – Come out to the Yarmouth Mall for the opportunity to meet and greet 19
renowned Atlantic Canadian Authors

2:30 - 3:30 pm Muise Taekwon-Do
Coal Shed

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Mammas Bourboun
Coal Shed

6:00 - 8:00 pm Tim Vallillee
Coal Shed

8:00 pm Catch 22 Comedy Show
Coal Shed

9:30 pm - 12:30 am Lacewood
Rudder's Tent  Entertainment 19+ 

Rudder's Parade of Lights
Dusk (approx 9:30/10:00 pm)
        
Decorated & illuminated boats parade through the harbour! View from waterfront.  Pre-register by July 6th, 2018.  Pick up a registration form at the Seafest office, or download from the Participation Forms page.  
Rain Date: Sunday, July 15th

Sunday 
July 15th, 2018

9:00 am – 12:00 pm Breakfast by the Sea $*
Knights of Columbus Hall, Collins Street. Cost is $7.00

10:00 am - 3:00 pm Classic Car Show Downtown Yarmouth
Main St. will be closed from Forest St. to Grand St. 6:00 am – 6:00 pm so everyone can enjoy the Classic Car Show.
For information on this event or to register please contact roaringautos@gmail.com
www.yarmouthcarshow.com

11:00 am - 1:00 pm Timbeanie Balloon Animals
Waterfront

12:00 - 6:30 pm Children's Activities
Waterfront

12:00 - 12:30 pm Little Buckaroos
Coal Shed

12:00 - 4:00 pm Inflatable Fun
Bouncy castles and more inflatables on Killam's Wharf

12:00 pm Dockside Lobster Boil  *$
Parker Eakins Wharf.  Proceed for Gilles Boudreau & Friends Cancer Help Fund.  While quantities last.

1:00 - 2:00 pm Magic Show with Timbeanie
Coal Shed

2:00 pm Mini Mackerel Toss
Parker Eakins Wharf.  Ages 6-12.

2:00 - 3:00 pm Kidzact
Coal Shed

3:00 - 3:30 pm Little Buckaroos
Coal Shed

4:00 pm Lobster Eating Contest *$
Killam's Wharf Gazebo - pre-register by 3:30 pm.  $10.00 per person.

4:00 - 5:00 pm Magic Show with Timbeanie
Coal Shed

5:00 - 6:00 pm La Baie en Joie
Coal Shed

6:00 - 8:00 pm Too Many Fingers
Coal Shed

8:00 - 11:00 pm Gold Rush
Rudder's Tent Entertainment 19+