Schedule of Events





Friday July 6th 2018


Lobster Dinners

Friday July 6, 2018 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lobster dinners served at 66 Caladh Ave (New Caledonian Curling Rink)
Also serving Lobster Rolls & Ham dinners (dessert & drink included)


Special CARNY Swim

Friday July 6, 2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fisheries Training Pool - Admission $2.00 per person - Watch for surprises!


Opening Ceremonies

Friday July 6, 2018 6:00 PM -
Location - Main Stage. With remarks by Special Guests.
Brought to you by the Pictou Rotary Club


Net Cutting, Lobster Banding Competition & King Lobster Contest

Friday July 6, 2018 6:00 PM -
Sponsored in part by Grohmann Knives and Lobster supplied by North Nova Seafoods


Pictou Yacht Club Parade of Sails

Friday July 6, 2018 7:00 PM -
Pictou Harbour


Tammy Nichol Queen of The Sea Crowning

Friday July 6, 2018 7:00 PM -
Location - Main Stage


FIREWORKS

Friday July 6, 2018 10:00 PM -
Location - Pier C
Sponsored in part by Sharon's Place and Friends

Saturday July 7th 2018


Pancake Breakfast

Saturday July 7, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location - New Horizons Senior Club - Cost - $7 Adults $3 Children under 12 years


Sobeys Children’s Parade

Saturday July 7, 2018 9:30 AM -
Parade Route - St. Andrew’s Church to CN Grounds - Registration 9:00 AM


Pictou & Area Lions Club Derby Races

Saturday July 7, 2018 10:00 AM -
Location - Battery Hill - Registration begins 9:00 AM


Black Battalion Parade March

Saturday July 7, 2018 10:30 AM -
Location - Caladh Avenue/deCoste Centre


Black Battalion Memorial Ceremony

Saturday July 7, 2018 11:00 AM -
Location - deCoste Centre


Downtown Jam at the Market Street Bandshell

Saturday July 7, 2018 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Downtown Jam at the Market Street Bandshell. Sponsored by the Pictou Business and Marketing Society, Classic Rock 97.9 and East Coast FM CKEC 94.1
11:00 Niki Veniot
12:00 Kevin Aitchinson
1:00 Meaghan Gormley
2:00 Airshow Break
2:45 Glen Jackson/Jamie MacFarlane
3:45 Pat Spaulding
4:45 Bryce Kelly


Modified Boat Races

Saturday July 7, 2018 11:30 AM -
Location - Pier C. Sponsored by Shiretown Home and Auto


Little Mermaid & Prince Neptune Pageant

Saturday July 7, 2018 11:30 AM -
Location - Main Stage - Register by Contacting Shirley Dunn through this website. Sponsored by Atlantic Dodge


Parade of Beds and Bed Races

Saturday July 7, 2018 11:30 AM -
Location - Caladh Avenue. To Register contact (902) 485-5150. Sponsored by AA Munroe Insurance


Lobster Dinners

Saturday July 7, 2018 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lobster dinners served at 66 Caladh Ave (New Caledonian Curling Rink)
Also serving Lobster Rolls & Ham dinners (dessert & drink included)


Gary Ward Air Display

Saturday July 7, 2018 2:00 PM -
Gary Ward Air Display


Lobster Boat Races

Saturday July 7, 2018 2:30 PM -
Location - Registration on Pier C at 1:00 PM. Presented by Northumberland Fisheries Association


Lobster Trap Hauling Contest

Saturday July 7, 2018 3:00 PM -
Location - Registration on Pier C at 1:00 PM. Sponsored by Northumberland Fisheries Association


Mardi Gras Street Parade

Saturday July 7, 2018 6:45 PM -
Parade Route - Wellington, Denoon, Church, Water, & Front Streets. Donations will be collected and shared 50/50 with PLC and 4H! Sponsored by Mac Mac & Mac Lawyers

Sunday July 8th 2018


Antique Car Show

Sunday July 8, 2018 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location - Caladh Avenue - Awards presentation at 3:00 PM.
Awards sponsored by Matt Gunning, your local Toyota Salesman. Dash Plaques by Partners Construction.


The Great Pictou Treasure Hunt Adventure

Sunday July 8, 2018 12:00 PM -
Registration 12:00 PM Race begins at the CN Station at 12:30PM. (max 4 per group)


Lobster Dinners

Sunday July 8, 2018 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Lobster dinners served at 66 Caladh Ave (New Caledonian Curling Rink)
Also serving Lobster Rolls & Ham dinners (dessert & drink included)
** UNTIL SOLD OUT


Dog Show at the Pictou Vet Clinic

Sunday July 8, 2018 1:00 PM -
Location - The Pictou Vet Clinic, 206 High Street. Registration at 12:30 PM. Vaccines have to be up to date - proof required. Classes - waggiest tail, best kisser, best costume, longest tail, shortest tail, and best trick. Open to Children 12 and Under.