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HAY DAYS / CANADA DAY - July 1st in Shubenacadie

Tue Jun 30, 9:00 PM

Welcome to Shubenacadie - Hay Days / Canada Day

We have a GREAT day of fun activities for the whole family.


  • 8:00am - 10:00am - Breakfast at the Legion
  • 10:00am - 5:00pm - Tin Shop Museum and Craft Store Open


  • 10:00am - 4:00pm - Bouncy Toys - Food - Kids Carnival - Booths and more
  • 11:00am - ZUMBA Class - on the stage in the park

At the United Church

  • 11:00am - 3:00pm - Classic Car Show - BBQ - Strawberry Shortcake at the United Church

Canada Day People Parade

  • 1:00pm - starts by the United Church - tours through the Village
  • 2:00pm - Welcome Ceremoneies in the Park - on the Event Stage
  • 2:00pm - Wildlife Park - the Great Butterfly Release
  • 2:30pm - Rubber Duck Race on the Shubie River - Purchase your ducks at Shubie Pizza - Tin Shop Museum - in the park
  • 2:30pm - EAT YOUR FACE OFF  - Pizza Eating Contest - sponsored by Shubie Pizza

Evening Activities

  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm - RUKUS - live and in concert - in the park on the EVENT STAGE - bring your lawn chairs - GREAT Music - GREAT Fun
  • 10:00pm - FIRE WORKS - some ofthe best in the retion - Shubie Fire Brigade puts on this amazing display

Brought to you by - your sponsors of the day

  • Foodland Stewiacke - Darren Schriver - Presenting Sponsor
  • CKG Elevators - Presenting Sponsor
  • Canada Heritage - provided great support

    This day is brough to you by many of the local businesses in the Village of Shubenacadie and the surrounging area - Thank them by shopping local

     Many families also contributed to this GREAT DAY.

     OVER 100 VOLUNTEERS - helped make this day a BIG SUCCESS - when you see them around say THANKS

  For more info call  902-758-4444

Canoe to the SEA June 27

Sun Jun 14, 7:10 AM

The Canoe to tyhe Sea Event Saturday June 27 - needs about 5 volunteer drivers to take particpants vehicles to Maitland for them - they will be brought back to Shubie River Park right after.  If you can help please contact

We will all meet at the Shubie River Park by the Ball Diamonds at 8:30am.

Canoes and Kayaks leave at 9:00am

Shubie Hay Days / Canada Day Coming Quickly

Sun Jun 07, 6:53 AM

It is that time of the year again when your Hay Days Committee is VERY busy finishing up the plans for another GREAT Hay Days / Canada Celebration.  The 2015 edition is going to be very exciting with lots of activities.  Here are just a few highlights...

  • Saturday June 27 - Canoe to the Sea - meet at the park - to register 8:00am - Canoes and Kayaks depart 9:00am - 39 KM paddle to Maitland - whatd an experience for the whole family
  • Tuesday June 30 - Gospel Sing at the Shubie River Park Event Stage - 7:00pm - the churches in our community are putting on this special event to kick off Hay Days - bring your lawn chair and family for a great evening of music
  • Wednesday July 1st - Canada Day
    • Breakfast at the Legion
    • Activities in the Shubie River Park - all day Bouncy Toys - Carnival Actviities - Booths
    • Classic Car Show - at the United Church + BBQ
    • People Parade - 1:00pm - come be part of it - followed by Opening Cerimonies
    • Rubber Duck Race - on the River - purchase ducks at the Tin Shop Museum or at the park
    • Live Concert in the PARK on the Event Stage - Local Musicians - then RUKUS same band we had last year 7:00pm - 10:00pm - bring your lawn chairs - fill the park
    • FIRE WORKS - we cap the evening off with some of the best Fireworks in the region - Shubie Fire Brigade in Charge

Volunteers Needed - Park Cleanup day June 20th - bring your lawn mower - weed wacker - rake - shovel - cleaning stuff - help us give our beautiful park a real spring cleaning.

Donations Welcomed - All of these events are supported by local business and community members - we invite each of you to make a donation towards this special week of events - drop off your cheque or cash to the Tin Shop Museum - make cheques payable to Shubie Hay Days - you can mail them to - 70 Mill Village Road, Shubenacadie B0N 2H0

Mark your callendar - Tell your Friends - invite your relatives home... lets make this the biggest and best ever....

See you there...

Oh Canada