It took years to finish but at long last it’s a reality. Oqwa’titek means ‘When They Arrived’ and is the name given to the new amphitheatre in Annapolis Royal, which was completed and commemorated in the fall of 2017. The new performance site brought together the communities of Bear River First Nation and the Town […]
Some are referring to it as the Acadian Camino de Santiago, this 110 kilometre trail, which runs from Annapolis Royal to Grand-Pré. Given the region’s Acadian heritage along the Annapolis River to the Minas Basin, the trail certainly makes for a beautiful pilgrimage. Walkers and cyclers can now tour the entire Annapolis Valley and get a […]
Visitors to Wildflower Cottage had a front row view of the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta visiting Annapolis Royal this evening. More than 40 Tall Ships navigated Canadian waters to honour the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation this summer, giving thousands of people the opportunity to admire the majestic beauty of these “cathedrals of […]
During the winter months, the Annapolis Royal Farmers Market is held in a bright and cozy space at the Historic Gardens. Nothing like bundling up, venturing out and shopping for fresh greens from year-round greenhouses, or sampling right-out-of-the-oven pastries and breads while admiring the garden’s winter milieu. Lots of chatter too, as folks take time to sip on fresh roasted coffee and […]
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