Pictou Lobster Carnival

Started in 1934, the Pictou Lobster Carnival has become a signature event in Nova Scotia. This three day festival celebrates the end of the fishing season in the area, Maritime culture and music and has been ongoing for over 80 years.

The event features musical entertainment at the main stage, a beer garden, Mardi Gras parade, an antique car show, derby races, lobster boat races, a mid-way, modified boat races, fireworks over the water, a children's parade and many other activities for the whole family.