Events Schedule

Northumberland Fisheries Museum

Live Lobsters, Tours, Marine Exhibits.

Hinchey’s Midway Rides & Games

Thursday to Sunday

Everyday is Bracelet Day! Purchase on site!

Lobster Dinners at the New Caledonian Curling Club

(66 Caladh Ave. - across from Marina Bar & Grill)

Friday 12 pm - 8 pm

Saturday 12 pm - 8 pm

Sunday 12 pm - Sold Out

Beer Garden - Event Grounds

Friday & Saturday 7:30 PM - 1:00 AM

Sunday 3:00 PM - CLOSING

Concessions throughout the town!

Events Schedule

Opening Ceremonies

Friday July 5, 2024 5:15 PM -
Main Stage. With remarks by Special Guests. Brought to you by The Pictou Rotary Club.

Queen of the Sea Crowning

Friday July 5, 2024 5:45 PM -
Main Stage

Net Cutting & King Lobster Announcement

Friday July 5, 2024 6:15 PM -
Sponsored by North Nova Seafoods.

Lobster Banding Competition

Friday July 5, 2024 6:20 PM -
Sponsored by Grohman Knives.

FIREWORKS

Friday July 5, 2024 10:00 PM -
Location - Pictou Harbour

Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

Saturday July 6, 2024 8:00 AM -
New Horizons Seniors Club. Until 11:00 am. $10 Adults, $5 Children 12 years and under.

Children’s Parade

Saturday July 6, 2024 9:00 AM -
Registration 8:30 AM. AA Munro parking lot to Caladh Marquee. Sponsored by Thomson’s Dairy Bar.

31st Annual No. 2 Construction Battalion Honour Parade

Saturday July 6, 2024 10:00 AM -
Monument on Caladh Ave., March to St. Andrews Presbyterian.

Little Mermaid & Prince Neptune Pageant

Saturday July 6, 2024 10:30 AM -
Main Stage. Sponsored by Blaine Sutherland Trucking & Tabitha + CO.

31st Annual No. 2 Construction Battalion Remembrance Ceremony

Saturday July 6, 2024 11:00 AM -
Start at Monument on Caladh Avenue at 10:00 AM.

Dory Race

Saturday July 6, 2024 1:00 PM -
Registration starts at 12:00 PM at Caladh Marquee beach. Race starts at 1:00 PM. Sponsored by AA Munro.

Lobster Boat Races

Saturday July 6, 2024 2:00 PM -
Registration on Pier C at 1:00 PM. Presented by Maritime Tractor Repair

The John Shaw Memorial Lobster Trap Hauling Contest

Saturday July 6, 2024 2:00 PM -
Immediately following conclusion of boat races. Registration on Pier C at 1:00 PM Sponsored by Pictou Fishing Supplies.

Mardi Gras Street Parade

Saturday July 6, 2024 6:45 PM -
Parade Route - Wellington, Denoon, Church, Water & Front Streets. Sponsored by Urban Roots Inc. Lineup at PA starting at 5:00 PM. Donations will be collected for the Broidy Park Splashpad Society!

Antique Car Show

Sunday July 7, 2024 9:00 AM -
Caladh Avenue. Awards 3:00 PM. Dash Plaques sponsored by Partner’s Construction and major prizes by Matt Gunning/Highland Ford, Wear Well Garments and Don Gunning Investments.

Run for the Lobster

Sunday July 7, 2024 9:00 AM -
A JOHNNY MILES RUNNING EVENT A FUN RUN/WALK EVENT 5 km Race Sunday, July 7, 2024 at 9:00 am Advocate Printing Company Parking Lot 181 Browns Point Road, Pictou, NS

Family Treasure Hunt Race Begins

Sunday July 7, 2024 12:15 PM -
Registration starts at the CN Station at 12:00 PM.