Community Events: Highland Village Day in Iona

Highland village, living museum, living history

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Do you enjoy historical recreations and Celtic music? Then you would love Highland Village Day in Iona, Cape Breton! This annual event is one of Cape Breton’s most popular outdoor concerts every summer. At our church in Sydney Mines, we highly recommend it.

Here’s everything you need to know about Highland Village Day on August 3, 2019. Read more…



Community Events: Culture Fête at the Fortress of Louisbourg

Culture Fete Louisbourg events
 

One of Cape Breton’s most popular tourist destinations is the Fortress of Louisbourg. (At our church in Sydney Mines, we highly recommend it to visitors.) This 18th-century reconstructed fortress is the largest National Historic Site in Canada. Complete with talented period actors and unique visitor experiences, it welcomes visitors from around the world. This weekend, reenactors and artisans from around the world are converging on Louisbourg for a three day multicultural festival.

Here’s everything you need to know about this weekend’s Culture Fête at the Fortress of Louisbourg. Read more…



Community Events: Cape Breton Farmers’ Market

Cape Breton Farmers' Market

Looking for an authentic shopping experience? Interested in supporting local producers and artisans? One of the easiest ways you can do this is shopping at a local farmers’ market! If you live near our church in Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, we recommend the Cape Breton Farmers’ Market. They are the largest market on the Island, serving over a thousand visitors each week.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Cape Breton Farmers’ Market in Sydney, Nova Scotia.

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