Pugwash Firefighter’s Pancake Breakfast

Pugwash Fire Department Hall 11057 Highway 6, Pugwash, Nova Scotia

Enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast at the Pugwash Firehall to start your day of festivities. This is a fundraiser for the Pugwash Fire Department. You will also notice there are firefighters running in the 5K Salt Dash in full gear. You can pop a donation in their bucket at the registration table.

$10

5K Salt Dash Run Sponsored by Windsor Salt

Register now! Lace up your running shoes and hit the pavement for the 5K Salt Dash Run at the Pugwash Harbourfest! Whether you’re looking to set a new personal best or just have fun with friends and family, don’t miss the 5K run. Walkers are welcomed too! Registration includes a T-shirt and the first 50 […]

$30

NEW Stand Up Paddle Board Obstacle Course

Crescent Beach Past Thinkers Lodge, Pugwash, Nova Scotia

Join us at Crescent Beach for the NEW and exciting SUP Board Obstacle Course Competition. Free Registration. Whether you’re a seasoned paddle boarder or just looking for a new and exciting way to spend a summer day, the SUP Board Obstacle Course is the perfect way to get in on the beach action at the […]

County Fair Games and Pop Up Face Painting

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Join us at Eaton Park in the Morning to Play Games and Win Prizes! From traditional favourites to exciting new challenges, there's something special for families and children to do at Eaton Park. Sack Race, Tug of War, Sponge Relay and more!! The face painting artists will bring the maritime spirit to life at Pugwash […]

Art on the Line

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

This is a wonderful opportunity to get creative and make some art. Our Art On The Line tent, located at Eaton Park, next to the Harbourfront Stage, will be stocked with all the creative supplies you’ll need to make your very own masterpiece. Everyone is invited to participate by creating small works of art that can […]

Paint The Park

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

We’re thrilled to showcase the talents of local plein air artists as they create beautiful works of art throughout Eaton Park.  Festival goers will have the unique opportunity to observe these artists in action, and ask questions about their creative process. As you stroll through you’ll see the works evolving and taking shape. Watch as […]

Tie A Knot For Peace

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Pugwash is world-renowned for Peace and we are keeping up that important tradition. Add your wishes for peace and conflict resolution by being part of one of the newest art installations in the village. Write your message for a peaceful world on a ribbon and tie it on the Peace Sculpture in Eaton Park. July […]

Peace Hall Art Show And Sale

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

The action doesn’t end there! Artists participating in Paint the Park will have previously created art works exhibited at the Peace Hall Art Show and Sale. You’ll be able to admire them up close and if you fall in love with a particular piece, there is an opportunity to purchase it and take it home […]

Pugwash Library Children’s Activities

Pugwash Library 10182 Durham St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Children are welcome at the library to take part in fun and friendly activities such as Puppet Show, Crafts and More... Join us at the beautiful new Pugwash Library!

Beach Volley Ball Tournament

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

The beach volleyball tournament is the perfect way to spend a summer afternoon with friends and family on the Pugwash waterfront. Gather your team, work on your skills, and get ready to compete at the tournament that promises to be a fun and friendly competition for all. Each team has a minimum of 4 people Every […]

$60

Art Is All Around Scavenger Hunt

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Explore the Pugwash Open Air Gallery, answer questions, and enter your name to win a prize! Visit us at the Communities in Bloom information table on Water Street by Eaton Park where you can pick up a scavenger hunt form. Then set off on a quest to find all the hidden cultural treasures throughout the village. Return […]

Harbourfest Beer and Wine Garden

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Harbourfest’s casual outdoor Beer and Wine Garden is the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy the festivities. The garden is located at the top of Eaton Park with scenic views of the harbour and all of the action going on too!

Sinkers Conference Cardboard Boat Races

Dinghy Beach 73 Water Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

This fun-filled event is a cardboard boat race where participants create their own boats using cardboard and duct tape. Arrive in time for boat judging that begins at 11:15. Then launch your boats and put them to the ultimate test by racing them around a course at Dinghy Beach, Pugwash Harbour. From hilarious designs to […]

Pugwash Library Grand Opening

Pugwash Library 10182 Durham St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

The community of Pugwash has dreamed of having a new library and community space for over 20 years. In 2023 that dream became a reality. The library is extremely thankful to the countless volunteer fundraisers, contractors, and passionate community advocates who have made this new community space possible. Now it’s time to celebrate! Our Pugwash […]

Youth Basketball Fundraiser

Basketball Courts Prince Arthur Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

PDHS’s new Relay For Life Youth Committee is organizing a 3 vs 3 basketball tournament as a fundraiser for Canadian Cancer Society. Pre-register your team by emailing Pricegeorgia85@gmail.com and giving us the names of the people participating on your team! $15 registration fee, so 5 dollars per person. The fee must be paid in cash or as […]

$15

Sandcastle Competitions

Crescent Beach Past Thinkers Lodge, Pugwash, Nova Scotia

One of the highlights of the Family Fun Zone is the highly anticipated Sandcastle Competition held at Crescent Beach. Win Prizes! Channel your creativity to sculpt big and beautiful sandcastles. This family friendly competition promises to be lots of fun and chances to win great prizes! Please bring your buckets, pails, and shovels. July 29 […]

A Day And Evening Of Music On The Harbourfront Stage

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

It will be a day to remember with a great lineup of concerts in the park including Abandoned House Band,  Chris Brown Trio, Mark MacMillan Trio, The Ellis Brothers, and the Russell DeCarle Trio. It's Free! Gather your friends and family to enjoy a full day of music, good times, and memories. Bring a blanket or chair and […]

Family Fun Zone

Crescent Beach Past Thinkers Lodge, Pugwash, Nova Scotia

Join us at Eaton Park to play games and win prizes! From traditional favourites races and games to exciting new challenges like Electronic Plinko! July 29 | 3PM | Eaton Park

Canoe Jousting

Dinghy Beach 73 Water Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Joust your way to victory at the Canoe Jousting competition. This challenging event takes traditional jousting to a whole new level, with competitors facing off in canoes and attempting to knock each other off with padded lances. Whether you’re an experienced jouster or just looking for an exciting, new way to spend a summer day, […]

New to Atlantic Canada! Log Rolling

Dinghy Beach 73 Water Street, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Come and test your balance and agility at the 17th Annual Pugwash Harbourfest! Join us for a thrilling Key Log Rolling competition at Dinghy Beach. This exciting challenge involves standing on a floating log for as long as possible. Do you have what it takes to be the last one standing? Don’t miss out on […]

Fireworks Finale At Eaton Park On The Harbour

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

As the music winds down, and the sky starts to darken make sure to stay on at at the waterfront to enjoy the fireworks display. From the sparkling bursts of light to the crackles and whistles of the fireworks over the beautiful Pugwash Harbour, it's an experience to remember. Come and be a part of […]

Yoga In the Park

Eaton Park 135 Water St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada

Sunday morning yoga in the park takes place in a tranquil setting, overlooking the beautiful Pugwash Harbour. Participants can expect to enjoy a peaceful and refreshing yoga session as they breathe in the fresh air and take in the picturesque view. The yoga class is designed to cater to beginners and experienced yogis, so everyone […]

Giant Cribbage Tournament

Royal Canadian Legion Peace Branch #60 10778 Durham St, Pugwash, Nova Scotia

Whether you’re a seasoned player or a novice looking to learn, our tournament offers an inclusive environment for players of all levels. Teams of two required to register. Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion Peace Branch #60. $30.00 per team of two. Each team plays 10 games. Everyone bring your partner. July 30 | Pugwash […]

$30

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