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July 10 - 20, 2014
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Our major sponsors:
RBC Tantallon, Shining Waters,
Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline
Paint Peggy’s Cove - WOW!
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Primarily a “coastal festival’ - this is an early summer celebration of the wealth of artistic talent in an area just south of Halifax, Nova Scotia. The focal point is our beautiful St. Margaret’s Bay with its iconic Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse. All around us are other bays, harbours and coves - Prospect Bay, Shad Bay, Head Harbour, Hubbards Cove and Mahone Bay to name just a few.










Between festivals, you can always find fine art and craft in this area. Find a list of the galleries or check our Studio Tour page. Access our current on-line Studio Tour Map, most of which is good year-round, by clicking on the map photo on the right hand side of this page. Call ahead to confirm opening hours before starting out. Music events are often held at local venues such as Paul’s Hall in Glen Haven, The Shore Club, The Trellis Restaurant and local churches.

Studio Tour


Our resident artists live along Highway #333 (Prospect Rd./Peggy’s Cove Rd.) parts of Highway #3 (Hubley to East River)  Highway #329 (Aspotogan Peninsula) and the Hammond’s Plains Rd. south of Pockwock Rd. Keep in mind the many side roads leading from these arteries to other picturesque villages.

Every year we offer two weekends of signature events - Paint Peggy’s Cove and a Studio Tour, along with a feature concert.




Quick links -
A coastal festival…
View the Let’s Play Fish Adult Division   Gallery
and find the fish around our community! View the Youth Division
Gallery and please visit the fish at Tantallon and Hubbards
Libraries   Buy your favourite!  Artist gets 70%!
Let’s Play Fish!  A special project
July 19th & 20th
Core hours - 10 am until 5 pm each day
Some locations may be open a bit earlier or later
Charlie A’Court rocked!
Watch for colourful fish at some
businesses in the area!