• Truro Harness Horse Owners Association Chase the Ace

    The Truro Harness Horse Owners Association has partnered with the NSPEC Complex to present CHASE THE ACE. Tickets are $5 each or $20 for five and are sold throughout the week at the Complex Office at 73 Ryland Ave or through members of the THHOA. The draw is held weekly at 3:00pm Sundays at the CA Douglas Grandstand at the NSPEC Complex. You don't have to be there to win. If your ticket is drawn you will be called and a proxy can choose a card for you.
  • Tri Service Chase the Ace takes place every Thursday

    Tri Service Chase the Ace takes place every Thursday at 8:15 at the Debert Legion, 1252 Masstown Road. Attendance is not necessary on draw night. Help support the Colchester Ground Search and Rescue, Debert & Area Community Association and the Debert Legion. Tickets can be purchased from Friday to Wednesday.
  • Heart & Stroke Big Bike event

    The Heart & Stroke Big Bike event will take place in Truro on Thursday, July 26th. It is a fantastic team building event for any company or organization where you raise important funds to support Heart & Stroke research and awareness and then on event day ride the bike through town showing your support. The bike holds 29 people but teams can register with 18 participants. To register a team, go to bigbike.ca. The starting location is the Sobeys at 985 Prince Street.
  • Chase The Ace with The Nova Scotia SPCA

    It’s Chase The Ace with The Nova Scotia SPCA!!! S P C A’s across Nova Scotia are holding playing Chase The Ace including right here in Colchester!!! Tickets are just $2 dollars. Buy as many as you want. Get your Colchester Tickets at the S P C A Shelter on Industrial Avenue. OR reserve online and you can play all 6 locations. Draws are on Saturday with an opening jackpot of $1000 dollars. Play S P C A Chase The Ace. For information and to reserve tickets visit spcans.ca/win.
  • Chase the Ace - Stewiacke Legion and Volunteer Fire Dept

    Stewiacke Legion and Volunteer Fire Chase the Ace at the Stewiacke Legion and Volunteer Fire Department every Friday. Tickets sold at both locations from 6-8pm. Draw takes place at the Legion approx 8:15pm.
  • Hubtown Street Hockey Tournament

    Drop the puck, support a great cause and have a whole lotta fun!! Sign up today with the Hubtown Street Hockey Tournament Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17. A 2 day event of 3 on 3 street hockey at the Colchester Legion Stadium parking lot !! Guaranteed 4 games and more. Ages between 7 and 17 and NOW adult divisions of 18-29 and 30 plus. And co-ed !! Just $500 plus tax per team of 7-10 players And ALL in Support of Kids Help Phone !! There will be tournament t-shirt , water bottle and bag for every player. Get your team registered now by May 15th email hubtownstreethockey@gmail.com !!
  • Truro and Colchester Chamber of Commerce 3rd Annual Lobster & Steak Kitchen Party

    Save the Date - Join the Chamber for a casual social networking night at the 3rd Annual Lobster & Steak Kitchen Party on Wednesday, May 30th at the Truro Golf Club. Social at 5:30 p.m., dinner served at 6:30 p.m. Featuring live entertainment. $45 plus tax for steak/$60 plus tax for steak and lobster RSVP by Wednesday, May 23 indicating your meal choice oa@tcchamber.ca or by phone (902) 895-6328.
  • The Brunswick Street Beanery is back!

    The Brunswick Street Beanery is back and will take place on Friday afternoons for four weeks, beginning Friday, May 4th to Friday, May 25th between 2 and 5 p.m. curbside at the church, which is located at the corner of Brunswick and Wood streets. The takeout event offers one litre of home-baked beans and a loaf of brown bread for $7.99. Each order makes four servings.
  • Indoor Flea Market at St. John's Church Hall

    Indoor Flea Market at St. John's Church Hall, Necum Teuch, Highway 7 from 9am to 1pm. They will be sellng baked goods, toys, books, clothing, CD's, games, dishes and much more. For table bookings - call Helen at 902-347-2182. The dates: MAY 12 JUNE 9 JULY 14 AUGUST 11 SEPTEMBER 8 OCTOBER 8
  • IWK Auxiliary’s Kermesse Art Show and Sale

    Calling all art lovers! This year, the IWK Auxiliary’s Kermesse Art Show and Sale will take place from May 17-26 at the Chase Gallery at 6016 University Avenue. There will be over 100 original paintings donated by local artists for sale. The proceeds from the Art Show and Sale will support the Auxiliary's contributions toward providing care and comfort to patients and families at the IWK. So join us on May 17 from 7-9 for our opening reception (all are welcome) and on May 18 and May 22-26 for the actual Show. Admission is free. In conjunction with the Show, the Auxiliary is selling raffle tickets for four great items. Tickets are available at Biggs and Littles Gift Shoppe at the IWK.
  • Casserole Supper

    Casserole Supper on Tuesday, May 22nd at the Wesley St. Matthew's United Church, Pugwash from 4:30 to 6:00 PM. Adults $10.00, Children $6.00 - Ages 5 & under are free. Includes: Variety of Casseroles, Tea, Coffee & Desserts. Proceeds are for church expenses.
  • Annual Meeting of the Camden Cemetery

    The Annual Meeting of the Camden Cemetery will be held on Tuesday May 22nd at 7:00 in the Camden Church Hall.
  • Truro Community Blood Drive

    Truro Community Blood Drives are being held at the Immanuel Baptist Church, Robertson/Church Hall Wednesday, May 23rd - 12:00pm to 3pm and from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, May 24th from 12:00pm to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm Friday, May 25th from 9am to 1pm Book your appointment through Canadian Blood Services. Call 1-888-DONATE (1-888-236-6283) OR on line at: www.blood.ca. Sponsored by the Truro Lions Club. New Donors Welcome! Help them reach their goal of 288 donations!
  • Rock The Hub

    Rock the Hub is back! August 24-26th at the Truro Civic Square. 3 big nights of big tunes. For a full list of performers and ticket information check out RockTheHub.ca
  • Bible Hill Fire Brigade Auction

    Bible Hill Fire Brigade Auction on Wednesday, May 23 at the Village Hall, 69 Pictou Rd. Doors open at 6 pm, auction starts at 7.
  • Annual General Meeting of the West Branch Community Hall

    The Annual General Meeting of the West Branch Community Hall is Wednesday, May 23rd, at 7 PM. All are welcome. (The Jam is cancelled for tonight)
  • Flea Market

    Flea Market at the St. James Anglican Church, Shubenacaide on Friday, May 25th and Saturday, May 27th from 9am to 2pm. Sponsored by the ACW.
  • Bible Hill Garden Club Annual Plant Sale

    Bible Hill Garden Club Annual Plant Sale will be held on Saturday, May 26th at the Bible Hill Fire Hall from 8:30am to 11:30am. There will be perennials, shrubs, trees very reasonably priced.
  • Stewiacke Valley Garden Club Plant and Bake Sales

    Stewiacke Valley Garden Club Plant and Bake Sales at the Upper Stewiacke Fire Hall on Saturday, May 26th from 9 to 11 am. Draw for Dozen Select Lobsters. $2 or 3 for $5 sold only at the sale. Draw at 11 am.
  • Great Village Garden Club Spring Plant Sale

    Great Village Garden Club Spring Plant Sale on Saturday, May 26th. Perennials ($2 each), shrubs, trees, houseplants and more. Viewing at 9 a.m. Sale at 10 a.m. until sellout at the Great Village School gym, 8849 Hwy 2, Great Village.
  • Thistle Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show

    Thistle Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show on Saturday, May 26th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Westville Civic Center Admission is $5.00. There will be a raffle for the handmade quilt The Flying Four Patch. Tickets are $1.00 and there are door prizes as well.
  • Truro Elementary PTG Annual Family Carnival

    The Truro Elemenentary PTG will be holding its annual Family Carnival at Truro Elementary School on Saturday, May 26th from 11 to 1:00, rain or shine. There will be a dunk tank, popcorn, face painting, 3-legged races, an obstacle course, balloon twisting, touch-a-truck, and much more. Activity cards are $5 and are available at the door. This event is open to all ages and all members of the community!
  • Jamoboree

    Jamoboree on Saturday, May 26th at 1:30pm at the Upper Nine Mile River Community Hall. Many talented entertainers. 50/50 draw. Door prize and a lunch. Admission is $5.
  • Brooklyn Drive Apartment Fire Benefit

    Brooklyn Drive Apartment Fire Benefit will be held on Saturday, May 26th from 7pm to 10pm at the Bible Hill Fire Hall. There will be live entertainment featuring: Julie Johnston, Bob & CJ, Scriptures, Nighthawk and Two Shades of Grey as well as a silent auction.
  • Old Time Dance

    Old Time Dance on Saturday, May 26th at 7:30PM at West Branch Community Hall. Music by The MacKinnons plus Marilyn, Alvin and Tracy; Roger Simm, calling. Lunch served, shared sweets. Admission $7.00. on Saturday, May 26th at 7:30PM at West Branch Community Hall. Music by The MacKinnons plus Marilyn, Alvin and Tracy; Roger Simm, calling. Lunch served, shared sweets. Admission $7.00.
  • MS Walk - Step up to end MS!

    MS Walk on Sunday, May 27th starting with check in at 10am at the Douglas Street Rec Centre and the 5km walk starting at 11am. Bring your family and friends together to share in the start/finish-line activities, team awards ceremonies and amazing stories from people living with MS.
  • BBQ, Dime Auction, Cake Walk, Raffle, Fish pond, bake/Craft Sale

    BBQ, Dime Auction, Cake Walk, Raffle, Fish pond, bake/Craft Sale will be held at the Milford-Lantz United Church, 2134 Highway 2 in Milford on Sunday, May 28th from noon to 3pm. Everyone welcome.
  • Country & Bluegrass & Gospel Benefit Concert for Colchester Stroke Club

    Country & Bluegrass & Gospel Benefit Concert for Colchester Stroke Club on Sunday, May 27th at the Valley Elementary School, Valley from 2-4pm. Admission is $10.00 admission at the door. Entertainment featuring: Paul Comeau Band, Carol & Bruce Hoeg, Ray Smeltzer, Melody MacNeil, Dan Fraser, The Stroke Club Choir and more.
  • Roast Beef Supper

    Roast Beef Supper on Sunday, May 27 from 4:30-6pm at the St. Andrew's United Church Elderbank. Adults $13, Children 5-12 $6, under 5 free. Buffet Style. Proceeds to the Lower Musquodoboit Pastoral Charge.
  • Melville-Seafoam Winding River Jamboree

    Melville-Seafoam Winding River Jamboree on Sunday, May 27th at 7pm. Doors open 6:30pm at the Melville-Seafoam Community Hall, 3629 Highway #6, Seafoam. The cost is $10 per person. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the music, fun and friends! Musicians include: River Run, Jim and Denise White, Ron and Dianne O'Brien and more.
  • Fashion Show Fundraiser for Freedom Rebekah Lodge #62

    Fashion Show Fundraiser for Freedom Rebekah Lodge #62 at Tatamagouche Legion on Tuesday, May 29th at 7pm. Refreshments served. Tickets $ 10 in advance or at the door.
  • 18th Annual West Pictou Wildlife Association Gun Show

    The 18th Annual West Pictou Wildlife Association Gun Show on Friday, June 1st from 3pm to 9pm and Saturday, June 2nd from 9am to 5pm at 234 Park Street, New Glasgow, Exit 25 at the Curling Rink. Admission is $5.
  • 26th Annual Fishing Derby at Isaac's Lake Westchester

    26th Annual Fishing Derby at Isaac's Lake Westchester on Saturday, June 2 from 7am till 6pm. No fishing license required. Registration - $10.00 Adult $5.00 Child (12 and under). Lots of prizes to be won. Open to all ages. Boats welcome. Canteen available. Sponsored by the Westchester Fire Department.
  • Colchester County Show N Shine

    Colchester County Show N Shine will be held on Saturday, June 3rd from 8am to 5pm and Sunday, June 3rd from 8am to 3pm at the Debert Airport. Vehicle entry is $10 and there will be a burn out competition both days, entry fee is $20. A Swap meet as well. A portion of all proceeds go to the Colchester Ground Search and Rescue. The Truro Flying Club will be having an Open house from 10am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday. For more information contact: themercuryclub.ca or 902-305-0424.
  • 2018 Maritime Federation of Model Railroaders Annual Convention

    Make Tracks For Truro II The Truro Model Railroaders Association is hosting the 2018 Maritime Federation of Model Railroaders Annual Convention. Public Model Train Show on Saturday, June 2 from 9am to 4pm at the Colchester Legion Stadium, 14 Lorne Street, Truro, Nova Scotia. Admission: Adult $5, Family $10, Seniors and Students $3. Delegate Registration visit: http://mfmr.ca/mfmr-annual-convention-2018. Fun for all ages, attractions include, Operating train layouts of many scales, Vendors selling new and used items, Other attractions and even a Road Train. For a donation take a ride around Truro on a Road Train! For more information or Table rentals contact Barry Wile at mfmr18convention@bellaliant.net
  • Maritime Specialty Service Dogs Society (MSSDS) Annual Auction

    Maritime Specialty Service Dogs Society (MSSDS) having their Annual Auction Event on Saturday, June 2nd. It will be held from 6-9pm at Shooters Bar and Grill in Enfield. MSSDS is a non-profit organization that adopts rescue dogs and gives them extensive training from Certified Service Dog Trainers and then places them with recipients who need Service Dogs. They train for needs such as but not limited to PTSD, Autism, Seizure Alert, Anxiety, Wheelchair Assistance, Hearing Alert, Cerebral Palsy and Diabetic Alert. They rely on fundraising events to pay for the needs of dogs while in their care such as veterinary care, feed, training tools, parasite control, pet insurance, etc.
  • Ham & Salad Supper

    Ham & Salad Supper with Rhubarb Desserts at the Stewiacke Baptist Church, 112 Main St. East on Saturday, June 9th from 4:00 - 6:00 pm Adults: $12.00, Children ages 5 - 12 $ 5.00 Under - 5 Free. Take Outs Availabl.
  • Canadian Cancer Society's Relay for Life/Hope Shines fundraiser

    Canadian Cancer Society's Relay for Life/Hope Shines fundraiser at Victoria Park on Saturday, June 9th between 5pm and 10pm.
  • Ravenous for Rhubarb Festival 11th Annual Flaunt and Flash Car/Truck Show

    Ravenous for Rhubarb Festival are having their 11th Annual Flaunt and Flash Car/Truck Show on Sunday, June 10th from 9am to 3pm at Mastadon Ridge, Stewiacke, Exit 11, Highway 102.
  • Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree

    Canada's Longest Running Country & Western Jamboree at the Nine Mile River Community Centre on Sunday, June 10th from 2pm to 4:30pm. Host band is Country Folk along with a variety of performers. Adults $7, students $3, children 12 years and under $1. Proceeds for the Fire Department.
  • Father's Day Breakfast

    Father's Day Breakfast on Saturday June 16, from 9am - 12 pm. This will be a breakfast with all the fixings, including juice, coffee, or tea, come celebrate the men in your life and support a great cause! Cost is $9 for adults, children $5.
  • National Indigenous Peoples Day

    The Native Council of Nova Scotia Invites you to join in celebrating National Indigenous Peoples Day on Friday, June 22nd from 11am to 2pm at 129 Truro Heights Road, Truro. Come enjoy lunch and learn more about the Native Council of Nova Scotia, it’s programs and services and meet their staff. There will be traditional dancers, singers, drummers, and make a Craft.
  • 2018 Annual Colchester County Show 'n Shine

    The 2018 Annual Colchester County Show 'n Shine will be held on Saturday, June 2nd and Sunday, June 3rd at the Debert Airfield. The Show 'n Shine includes Bikes, Classics, Tractors, Rat Rods, 4X4's and more!
  • Northumberland Quilt Guild Annual Show and Sale

    The Northumberland Quilt Guild will be having their Annual "Show and Sale" on Saturday, August 4th and Sunday, August 5th from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Decoste Center, 85 Water Street in Pictou, N.S. Admission is $5.00 per person, which includes refreshments. Looking forward to seeing you there!
  • Bikers and Barkers Poker Run Fundraiser

    Bikers and Barkers is being held Saturday, August 11th at Victoria Park, in Truro. There will be a BBQ, 50/50, venders, Poker Run and other activities from 10:30-4:30 To participate in the Poker Run, it costs a $10 donation. People who don't ride, are able to purchase poker hands for a $10 donation. There are prizes for best poker hand, 2nd best and worse poker hand. There will be other draws being held throughout the day. From 6:00pm to 1:00am, there is an After Party happening at Belly Up. All proceeds go to the Atlantic Canadian Dachshund Rescue. Some dogs will be present. There will be a Smooch the Pooch Booth.
  • Game On! 2018 Gaming Fundraiser

    Game On! 2018 Gaming Fundraiser Sponsored by Arcave. It's the 2nd Annual "Game On!" fundraiser for the Wayward Cats Society on Sunday, August 12th from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm at the Legion Stadium on Lorne Street. Sponsored this year by Arcave who will be providing arcade cabinets for you to travel back in time! This year we are excited to not only have an even larger gaming area than last year with more consoles, board and card games but many more booths and new activities to participate! For more information or to keep updated on the event go to https://www.facebook.com/GameOnTruro2018/