The Heritage Boatyard Co-op Weekend
Friday Aug 2nd - Sunday Aug 4th, 2019


The Heritage Boatyard Co-op Weekend is organized and run by a non-profit society dedicated to preserving and promoting the rich wooden boat heritage of Nova Scotia's South Shore. 

The main site for the Festival is the Mahone Bay Town Wharf and surrounding area.  Join us to Celebrating the craftsmanship and industry of shipbuilding that built Mahone Bay.  There is no admission to the Festival or exhibits.

Activities include:

  • Ship Model Builders Show

  • Building a skiff…..the traditional way

  • Shipyard signs installed

  • Talks on shipyards and ships

  • Boat tours

  • Oxen boat launch

  • Mahone Bay Museum Shipyards Walking Tour 


Visit the website for more information 

phone (902) 212-2266