Started in 1934, the Pictou Lobster Carnival has become a signature event in Nova Scotia. This three day festival celebrates the end of the
fishing season in the area, Maritime culture and music.
The event features musical entertainment at the Main Stage, a Beer Garden, the Pictou Lobster Carnival Parade, an Antique Car Show, Derby Races, Lobster Boat Races, a
Mid-Way, a Children's Parade and many other activities for the whole family.
The countdown is on to the best Carnival ever... and we're already making memories!!
Princesses gather before the 2014 Westville Canada Day Parade
Our Entertainment lineup is in place. You're going to want to be in Pictou! Download PDF
Become part of the event. Sign up for our PHOTO CONTEST
You can help keep the Carnival Spirit strong. BUY A CARNIVAL T-SHIRT
Join us for Fun-Raising and Fund-Raising at some of these upcoming events:
Our Programme is available here
Check out our EVENTS page for more information
Main Stage and Hinchey Rides - Advance Tickets
These passes can be purchased now at: East End Grocery, Sears Portside Outlet, Pictou Pharmasave, Fulmore's Pharmacy, Sharon's Place, Pictou town office, Video Nook, East Coast FM, Woody's Convenience,
Millside General Store and the Lobster Carnival office in the CN Station.
The Hinchey Rides and Amusements bracelets are $25. They can be purchased every day during the Carnival at the fair site.
You can find more information and links on the Town of Pictou's website