Antigonish Heritage Museum

20 East Main Street, Antigonish 902-863-6160 / parl.ns.ca/aheritage

Housed in a former station built by the CN Intercolonial Railway in 1908, this community museum features exhibits depicting the cultural heritage of Antigonish Town and County.

Antigonish Highland Games

902-863-4275 / antigonishhighlaandgames.ca

Arisaig Lobster Interpretive Centre

Arisaig Point Road 902-863-9432

Enjoy the history of a lobster fishery with preserved models and interpretive panels on the life of the Atlantic Lobster. Open daily in July and August. 

Ballantyne’s Cove Tuna Interpretive Centre

902-863-1727

Interpretive panels describe the life cycle of tuna and the history of tuna fishing off the Northumberland Shore. See a life-size tuna model and Fresnel lens from an 1800s lighthouse.

Old Barn Gallery

71 Melanson Road, Upper Pomquet 902-386-2304 / oldbarngallery.ca

Located at Beaver Dam Farm in Pomquet. View art in three galleries, surrounded by old-fashioned perennial gardens teeming with blooms. Specializing in contemporary abstract art, but have art to suit all tastes. 

Riverside International Speedway

101 Beaver Mountain Road, Antigonish 902-863-2410 / riversidespeedway.ca

This 1/8 km oval track hosts pro stockcar racing and events, plus truck and tractor pulls. 

Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre and Bauer Theatre

800-563-PLAY / festivalantigonish.com

Festival Antigonish is proud to celebrate 30 years as the premier summer repertory theatre in Atlantic Canada.With a Main Stage series and a Family Stage, the festival presents professional live productions for all ages. More information and tickets available online. Check out this season’s lineup online and enjoy a play by some of Canada’s best writers, actors, technicians, and directors.

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