Event Calendar, Category Entertainment
November 16, 2017 @ 12:00 AM
The best French language films, workshops, art installations and audio visual presentations, all featuring an emphasis on Acadian cinema, are all part of the big international festival held in Moncton and Dieppe. Information: (506) 855-6050 or ficfa.com.
November 25, 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Make your way to the Halifax Citadel as the historic fort takes on a festive air with Victorian carols, crafts, games and, of course, Father Christmas. Enjoy some hot cider and don’t miss the Parks Canada Victorian photo booth - it’s the perfect way to capture some holiday magic to share with family and friends. Event runs 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. both days and admission is free with a donation to FEED NOVA SCOTIA (non-perishable food item or cash donation).
November 22, 2017 @ 12:00 AM
When it comes to Christmas, the folks of Bay Roberts have a lot to be proud of. Their festival is a two-time winner of the National Winter Lights prize and they boast the province’s first and largest intelligent light park, not one, but two Santa Claus parades and the largest Nativity collection on the East Coast. Information: (709) 786-2126 or bayroberts.com.
November 25, 2017 @ 12:00 AM
Line the parade route with the kids to watch the brightly lit floats, take pics and catch candy tossed by Santa himself. The parade begins at the university and ends at the legislature in downtown Charlottetown. Information: (902) 566-5548 or city.charlottetown.pe.ca.