Join us for our 90th year celebration

 July 5th - 7th 2024

Welcome to the Pictou Lobster Carnival ~ July 5th - 7th 2024

Started in 1934, the Pictou Lobster Carnival has become a Signature Event in Nova Scotia. This 3-day festival celebrates the end of the lobster fishing in the area and is rich in Maritime culture and music.

The event features musical entertainment at the main stage, beer garden, Mardi Gras parade, children's parade, antique car show, derby races, lobster boat races, mid-way rides, modified boat races, lobster dinners, fireworks over the waterfront and many other activities. The whole Town is going to be buzzing with excitement! Feel it, Live it, Rock it!


• Hinchey’s Midway Rides & Games • Mardi Gras Street Parade

• Antique Car Show • Pictou County Youth Songwriter Showcase

• Children’s Parade • Fireworks • Buskers • Children’s Pageant