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  • Big Wave Summer Festival

    Big Wave Summer Festival

    A week of community events and activities. A poker run is held to raise funds for to finance the festival. Entertainment is provided after the poker run.  

    Sunday, July 15 - Fisherman's Breakfast - 9-12 noon at Big Bras d'Or Fire
                                 Hall, pancakes, sausage, fishcakes & beans $6.00 per
                                 person

    Monday, July 16 -  Big Beats: A wave of Sound-Healing Drum Experience with 
                                  Shelly Allen. 7:00 pm. Big Bras d'Or Fire Hall, no experience
                                  needed

    Wednesday, July 17 - Community Coffee Break - 9:00 am. - 11:00 am. at
                                       St.James Presbyterian Church, Big Bras d'Or 
                                       Strawberry Tea & Sale - 6:30 pm. - 8:30 pm. at St.
                                       John's United Church, Big Bras d'Or

    Thursday, July 19 -    Weiner Roast, Factory Wharf 7-9 pm. Bring your own
                                       hotdogs and sticks. Children must be accompanied by
                                       an Adult.

    Friday, July 20 -         Kick up your Heels - Big Bras d'Or Fire Hall with music
                                      by Joey Bennett from 8:30 pm. - 12:30 am. 19 & Over 

    Saturday, July 21 -    Big Wave Day Poker Run registration 10:00 am. $10 per
                                      hand. Boats leave at 12 noon and return approximately
                                      2:00 pm. Life Jackets and limit seats available on local
                                      vessels. Enjoy an afternoon of live entertainment,
                                      children's activities, bake sale, canteen, food & bar
                                      services available. Close out the day with tunes by Janet
                                      Bickerton and friends. 
     

    Location: Big Bras d'Or, NS

    Date: July 16 - July 21

  • Bras dOr Watch 2018

    Bras d'Or Watch 2018

    Bras d'Or Watch 2018 will be on at the Ross Ferry Marine Park, Ross Ferry from 10:00 am. - 2 pm.   4th Annual Citizen Science Field Day. 

    Location: Ross Ferry Marine Park, Ross Ferry

    Date: July 14

  • Canada Day - Ross Ferry

    Canada Day - Ross Ferry

    Please join us at the Park on July 1st from 1-4pm. Mike will be on the fryer cooking those world-famous fries. Cash bar, entertainment, and flea market. New this year: instead of an even-split draw we will be selling raffle tickets (cash prize) with the proceeds going to purchase a new, and much needed, lawn mower.

    Location: Ross Ferry Marine Park, Ross Ferry

    Date: July 1

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    Kelly Cove Annual Little Wave Poker Run

    Kelly Cove Annual "Little Wave" Poker Run - August 11

    Registration 12:00 noon at Kelly Cove Wharf, New Campbellton
    Boats leave at 1:00 pm.   Poker Hands available at $10.00 a hand.
    Life Jackets available to rent

    Following Poker run - Canteen Facilities available, even spit and ticket draw, entertainment for the afternoon.  Hope to see you there. 

    Location: Kelly Cove Wharf, New Campbellton

    Date: August 11

  • Merchandise Bingo - Ross Ferry

    Merchandise Bingo - Ross Ferry


    Merchandise Bingo Family Fun Night. Tuesday, July 31st at the Ross Ferry Fire Hall, 7-9pm.

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: July 31

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    Ross Ferry 5k & 10k Barbeque Pork Chop Run

    Ross Ferry 5k & 10k Barbeque Pork Chop Run

    There’s also a children’s 1k &2k run with awards for 7 & under and 11 & under. Cost for this run is $2.


    Saturday August 18, 2018

    Registration begins at 9:00. Cost for the 5 & 10k runs is $10. You must be 17+ for the 10k run and waivers must be signed for all runners.


    Ross Ferry Vol. Fire Department. This is a fundraiser for the department.

    Please come out to enjoy this beautiful run course and help us raise funds for a new truck!

    *Take exit 13 (Kempt Head Road - Ross Ferry) and drive 13 km to the Ross Ferry Vol. Fire Department.
     

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: August 18

  • Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    On Sundays from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm during the summer and early fall months you can find us at the Ross Ferry Fire Hall, 9651 Kempt Head Road (just stone’s throw from the Ross Ferry Marine Park).

    Location: Ross Ferry, NS

    Date: July 22

  • Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    On Sundays from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm during the summer and early fall months you can find us at the Ross Ferry Fire Hall, 9651 Kempt Head Road (just stone’s throw from the Ross Ferry Marine Park).

    Location: Ross Ferry, NS

    Date: July 15

  • Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    Ross Ferry Farmers Market

    Ross Ferry Farmers Market - Sunday from 1-3 pm.  at Ross Ferry Fire Hall. 

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: August 26

  • Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Thursday, August 2nd we are joined by the Gaelic College for history, language, and song. Hope to see you there!  7:00 pm. at Ross Ferry Fire Hall. 

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: August 2

  • Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Thursday, July 26th we will receive a presentation from the Bras d'Or Biosphere Association at 7 pm. Ross Ferry Fire Hall, NS 

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: July 26

  • Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Summer Thursdays - Ross Ferry

    Join us this Thursday, July 19th, at the Ross Ferry Fire Hall for our first Thursday night session of the summer. We will be joined by Vince from Naturally Active for Life Victoria County for a presentation on the Municipal Physical Activity strategy, followed by a walk along the trails at the Marine Park.

    Location: Ross Ferry Fire Hall, Ross Ferry

    Date: July 19

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