New! Stand Up
Paddle Board Obstacle Course
Join us at Crescent Beach for the NEW and exciting SUP Board Obstacle Course.
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 Pugwash Harbourfest!
Bring your own board and life jacket or use one of ours while they last.
There will be 3 Heats and 1 final heat to determine the overall winner.
Register at 9:45
July 29 | 10:00 AM | Crescent Beach
Cardboard Boat Races
Set sail on an adventure like no other with the Sinkers Conference.
This fun-filled event is a cardboard boat race where participants create their own boats using cardboard and duct tape.
Then put your boats to the ultimate test by racing them around a course at Dinghy Beach, Pugwash Harbour.
From hilarious designs to creative engineering, the Sinkers Conference promises to be a boatload of fun for everyone involved!
July 29 | Registration and Boat Judging at 11:15AM |Contest starts at 11:30AM | Dinghy Beach
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, the Canoe Jousting competition is the perfect way to get in on the action. With plenty of fun, laughter, and a little friendly competition, this event is sure to be a highlight of your summer. So grab a partner, climb into a canoe, and get ready to joust your way to victory!
July 29 | 4:00PM | Dinghy Beach
New! Key Log Rolling
Don’t miss out on this fun-filled event at Pugwash Harbourfest!
July 29th | 5PM | Dinghy Beach