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Subject to availability. Certain restrictions may apply. You haven’t experienced Halifax until you visit the Historic Properties – Privateers Wharf. Come shop, dine or enjoy a cold beverage, all beside the splendour of one of the world’s largest natural harbours. Open seven days a week, year-round. YOUR FOOD, SHOPPING AND EVENT DESTINATION ON THE WATERFRONT! 1869 UPPER WATER STREET • HALIFAX • NOVASCOTIA• 902.429.0530 WWW.HISTORICPROPERTIES.CA AN ARMOUR GROUP DEVELOPMENT Organised by Sail Training International Set sail for Nova Scotia! TALL SHIPS, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA, JULY 16 - 29, 2009 Tall Ships from around the world sail into Halifax on July 16th for an international gathering you don’t want to miss. Explore Port Hawkesbury, Louisbourg, Sydney, Pictou, Lunenburg and Shelburne and follow the ships as they sail to ports around Nova Scotia until July 29th. Visit www.tallshipsnovascotia.com for more information. Fox Harb’r–one of the world’s most magnificent five star resorts. Our oceanfront resort beckons with amenities to meet every desire – from 18 holes of championship golf to the tranquillity of The Spa – and from our magnificent custom residences to our elegant suites overlooking the ocean...we are recognized the world over. Step into Fox Harb’r. 1337 Fox Harbour Road, Wallace, Nova Scotia, Canada Phone: 866-257-1801 • Toll Free: 866-257-1801 • Fax: 902-257-1852 firstname.lastname@example.org • foxharbr.com Chester Municipality Photo: Jim Barkhouse Schooner SOUTH SHORE AILEEN HEISLER INSURANCE AGENCY B.Sc., Psych., R.H.U., Financial Advisor Race Week National Quality Award Recipient We Shop for Best Rates 43 Queen Street, Chester 275.2324 August 2–8, 2009 HOME • AUTO • COMMERCIAL • MARINE • LIFE • HEALTH Seaside Shanty Restaurant • DISABILITY • TRAVEL • CRITICAL ILLNESS • RRSPS • LIFS 275-2246 • BUSINESS INSURANCE • RRIFS • GROUP INSURANCE • INVESTMENT FUNDS • RESPS Picturesque waterfront dining in Call: 275-5358 (office) Chester Basin, between Chester 275-8164 (cell) and Mahone Bay on Hwy #3. Famous for our seafood chowder! 275-2216 (home) Kitchen Wares ~ Food To Go ~ Gourmet Foods email@example.com (902) 273-7373 ~ 3802 Highway #3 ~ Chester NS The GREAT FOOD, GREAT VIEW ROPE LOFT RELAXED, HARBOURSIDE DINING in a SPECTACULAR SETTING Two Decks – Dining Room, Pub & Marina W i Fi Seafood our Specialty – Fresh Lobsters – Chef Tom Connors THE ROPE LOFT IS NEXT TO THE TANCOOK ISLAND FERRY WHARF (902) 275-3430 www.ropeloft.com Valverde Studio/Gallery 31 King Street, Chester 902-275-5341 www.valverdestudiogallery.com Chester Visitor Information Centre, Hwy. #3, Chester • (902) 275-4616 • www.chesterns.com Highway 103 – less than an hour from Halifax Two Historic Seacoast Towns – One Fantastic KEY FESTIVALS & EVENTS Destination! Mahone Bay / Indian Point Mussel Festival May 16 – 17 21st Annual Nova Scotia Folk Art Festival, Lunenburg August 2 Summer Opera Festival, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Lunenburg Festival June 19 – 20 August 6 – 9 Paint Mahone Bay Lunenburg Waterfront Seafood July 11 – 12 Festival September 11 – September 13 Paint Sea on Site and Silent Auction, Lunenburg Lunenburg Heritage House Tour July 25 – 26 September 19 – 20 Lunenburg Festival of Crafts The Great Scarecrow Festival & July 10 – 12 Antique Fair of Mahone Bay October 2 – 4 Tall Ships 2009, Lunenburg July 22 – 23 Newfie Days, Lunenburg October 10 – 12 Boxwood Music Festival & Mahone Bay Workshop, Lunenburg July 25 – July 31 Mahone Bay Classic Boat Lunenburg Christmas Festival November 27 – 29 Father Christmas Festival of & Lunenburg Festival July 30 – August 2 Mahone Bay November 27 – December 6 www.lunenburgns.com ™ www.mahonebay.com www.explorelunenburg.ca 1-888-615-8305 Trademark of the Mahone Bay Area 1-888-624-6151 902-634-4410 Chamber of Commerce ~STAY~ ~STAY~ ~STAY/DINE~ Alicion B&B. 66 McDonald St., Lunenburg. Eco-friendly, The Lunenburg Inn. Historic Bed & Breakfast Inn Luxury waterfront Inn, great value, excellent spacious comfort, historic charm. Large well-appointed providing at-home warmth in Victorian charm. Featuring location with lovely harbour views. rooms, great breakfast. Open all year-round. our complimentary full breakfast. Canada Select 4.5 stars. 126 Montague St., Lunenburg. 1-877-634-9358 / www.alicionbb.com 1-800-565-3963 / www.lunenburginn.com www.spinnakerinn.com / 1-888-634-8973 Pelham House B&B. 224 Pelham St., Lunenburg Sail Inn B&B. Free sail with stay!* Luxury rooms. Boscawen Inn 4 large rooms with private baths, 3 cats, 1 dog. Jacuzzi & soaker tubs. View of harbour. Central Lunenburg. Historic Victorian Mansion in the heart of Old Town Lunenburg. Children welcome. Open year-round. Breakfast & parking included. 99 Montague St. 20 unique guest rooms, 2 event spaces & beautiful harbour www.pelhamhouse.ca / 1-800-508-0446 *Call for info. 1-877-386-3535 / www.sailinn.ca views. Reservations: 1-800-354-5009 Atlantic Sojourn B&B. 56 Victoria Rd., Lunenburg Fairmont House B&B, 654 Main Street, Mahone Bay. The Old Fish Factory Restaurant & Ice House Bar Gracious hospitality, full breakfast, wireless Internet, 2 queen rooms and 1 king suite all with ensuite bath. 68 Bluenose Dr., Lunenburg. Dine alongside tall ships while four ensuite guest rooms on separate floor. Full breakfast served, pets welcome, open year-round. enjoying the best seafood in town. Patio. 902-634-3333 1-800-550-4824 / www.atlanticsojourn.com 902-624-8089 / www.fairmonthouse.com 1-800-533-9336 / www.oldfishfactory.com Bayview Pines Country Inn. B & B and apartments. Brigantine Inn & Suites. 82 Montague St. Lunenburg Mug & Anchor. Mahone Bay 678 Oakland Road, Mahone Bay. A charming seaside inn. Unwind in deluxe living spaces offered at four locations all Old world traditional pub. Harbourside. 13 taps. Comfortable en-suite rooms with decks overlooking the ocean. along our colourful waterfront. 902-634-3300 Full menu all day long. Where good friends gather. 1-866-624-9970 / www.bayviewpines.com 1-800-360-1181 / www.brigantineinn.com 902-624-6378 www.lunenburgns.com ™ www.mahonebay.com www.explorelunenburg.ca 1-888-615-8305 Trademark of the Mahone Bay Area 1-888-624-6151 902-634-4410 Chamber of Commerce ~DINE/PLAY~ ~PLAY/SHOP~ ~SHOP~ Innlet Café. 249 Edgwater Street, Mahone Bay, N.S. Mahone Bay Settlers Museum The Old Blacksmiths Shop. Art Gallery & Antiques. Enjoy our view of the Three Churches ... at the head of Local collections, ceramics, settlement history, topical displays A Canadian patrimonial building. Built in 1876. 2 Kempt the Bay. Seafood and Steak House. Fully licensed. Visit us in historic house setting. firstname.lastname@example.org St., Lunenburg. Jocelyne Bérubé. on www.innletcafe.com / 902-624-6363 902-624-6263 / www.settlersmuseum.ns.ca 902-640-3336 Blacksmithshop@eastlink.ca Trattoria della Nonna. 9 King St. Lunenburg Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic on Lunenburg’s Clothing, Books, Local Marine Crafts & Gifts, East Coast A modern Italian Trattoria offering seasonally inspired historic waterfront.Come rain or shine, the entire family can Music. 121 Bluenose Dr., Lunenburg. On the Waterfront. rustic cuisine in an elegant European atmosphere. explore exhibits, an aquarium & wharf-side vessels! OPEN YEAR ROUND. We ship anywhere. 902-640-3112 / www.nonnadining.ca 1-866-579-4909 / fisheries.museum.gov.ns.ca 902-634-1963/www.bluenose2.ns.ca Inuk Seal Hunter Unidentified Artist Inukjuak, c. 1950s H 5.75 x L 4 x D 7 inches “Houston... the first name in Inuit art...” 110 Montague St. Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0 Knaut-Rhuland House Museum. 125 Pelham St., Sea ‘N Seals Eco-Tours. Explore our South Shore’s 902-634-8869 or toll free Lunenburg. A National Historic Site circa 1793. Open June 7– coastline, islands, & rivers. See seals, porpoises, puffins 1-866-634-8869 Sept. 30. Featured exhibit: “Lunenburg: The First 100 years.” osprey & eagle nesting sites. Fishing & Lobster Dinner Tours. Visit us at: www.houston-north-gallery.ns.ca 902-634-3498 / www.lunenburgheritagesociety.ca 1-877-386-3535 / www.SeaNSeals.com email@example.com Imagine You Aboard Bluenose II Birdsall-Worthington Pottery Ltd. Bay Life Art Gallery is located in an 1875 Lunenburg Join us for public cruises, charters and private events. 590 Main St. Mahone Bay, N.S. We make a full line of Heritage property. Unique paintings on slate. Hand carved Our sailing season is from June 1st until September 30th. functional pottery and specialize in commemorative pieces. slate and stone. Garden art and so much more. Call 902-634-4794 or log on to schoonerbluenose2.ca 902-624-9447 / www.pottery.ns.ca 75 Dufferin St., Lunenburg / 902-634-9454 www.lunenburgns.com ™ www.mahonebay.com www.explorelunenburg.ca 1-888-615-8305 Trademark of the Mahone Bay Area 1-888-624-6151 902-634-4410 Chamber of Commerce ~SHOP~ Spruce Top Rug & Hooking Studio. Beautiful hand-hooked rugs for viewing and for sale. 255 West Main St., Mahone Bay. www.sprucetoprughookingstudio.com 902-624-9312 / 1-888-784-4665 Old Mader’s Wharf / Emporium A unique harbourside shopping experience. 643 South Main St., Mahone Bay ~SHOP~ ~SHOP~ 902-624-0521 Celebrating 35 years! Boscawen Inn Historic Victorian Mansion in the heart of Old Town Lunenburg. 20 unique guest rooms, 2 event spaces & beautiful harbour views. Reservations: 1-800-354-5009 Shop & Tour Try our hands-on experience and take home a keepsake from Amos! We also offer guided tours any time and demonstrations by artisans. Cal to book tour or for free catalogue Calll to book a tour or for a free catalogue.. The Old Fish Factory Restaurant & Ice House Bar 68 Bluenose Dr., Lunenburg. Dine alongside tall ships while Mahone Bay, NS 80 0 565 3369 Mahone Bay, NS • 1 800 565 3369 Online Shopping ! 1 amospew ter.com Online Shopping! amospewter.com enjoying the best seafood in town. Patio. 902-634-3333 1-800-533-9336 / www.oldfishfactory.com www.lunenburgns.com ™ www.mahonebay.com www.explorelunenburg.ca 1-888-615-8305 Trademark of the Mahone Bay Area 1-888-624-6151 902-634-4410 Chamber of Commerce Congrès mondial acadien 2004 NS Tourism, Culture & Heritage Kings County The land of orchards and tides. estled at the eastern end of N the Annapolis Valley, King’s County is home to rural communities following the meanderings of the Annapolis River, while further north, traditional fishing villages line the Bay of Fundy. This area is famous for its tranquil apple orchards and record-setting ocean tides. Kentville is the heart of the famous Apple Blossom Festival; while nearby Wolfville is a charming university town and home to the Atlantic Theatre Festival. Grand Pré is the location of a National Historic Site commemorat- ing the province’s Acadian heritage. OAKLAWN FARM ZOO Exit 16 off Hwy. 101 follow the signs Open 10 a.m. to Aylesford dusk daily, (902) 847-9790 Easter to See Czar, the www.oaklawnfarmzoo.ca mid-November White Tiger RESERVATIONS 1.902.542.5751 A Nova Scotia Landmark of Hospitality TOLL FREE 1-800-561-8090 Wolfville, Nova Scotia The Old Orchard Inn is a full service hotel which offers leisure facilities, spa service and fine dining to its guests. Seated on a Exit 11 on Highway 101 hillside overlooking Cape Blomidon, the Old Orchard Inn is surrounded by Nova Scotia’s natural beauty and wonder. Part of the Bay of Fundy region, the hotel’s convenient location is just minutes from many of the historical, cultural and natural attractions found in Visit us online at: the beautiful and bountiful Annapolis Valley. www.oldorchardinn.com Comfortable Guest Rooms Wireless Internet Exceptional Dining Full Service Spa Indoor Pool & Sauna Spectacular View N E W M I N A S • N OVA S C O T I A The comfort and a ordability of our 80 well appointed guest Visit us onli ne www.slum rooms plus our convenient highway location close to restaurants, berinn.ca attractions, shopping malls and entertainment makes the Slumber Inn an outstanding lodging choice. Reservations 1-902-681-5000 • 80 well appointed guestrooms, smoking and non-smoking Toll Free 1-800-914-5005 • Twin size or Queen size beds with oversize shower • All rooms have A/C, Cable TV, and in room co ee makers & ironing centre • Ideally located on Highway 101 • Minutes from shopping, restaurants & entertainment • Coin-op Laundry Facilities • Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast available Monday to Friday Make the most of your vacation, fly non-stop to Halifax. NON-STOP YEAR-ROUND SERVICE NON-STOP SUMMER SERVICE Boston Montreal Atlanta London (Gatwick) Calgary Newark Bermuda Paris Charlottetown New York (JFK) Detroit Quebec CIty Chicago New York (LGA) Edmonton Reykjavik Deer Lake Ottawa Frankfurt Fredericton Saint John NON-STOP WINTER SERVICE Gander Saint-Pierre Goose Bay St. John’s Bermuda Montego Bay Hamilton Sydney Cancun Orlando London (Heathrow) Toronto Cayo Coco Puerto Plata Moncton Washington, D.C. Cozumel Punta Cana Ft. 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