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Annapolis River Festival

Clean Annapolis River Project (CARP)

Public Bulletin The Annapolis River Festival is cancelled for 2020. Please visit the Facebook and website pages noted below for details on plans for 2021!
Located In Annapolis County
Where To Find Us
Jubilee Park
232 Granville St
Bridgetown, NS B0S 1C0
Areas Served Annapolis Valley Region
Social Media Facebook
Phone 1-888-547-4344 
Fax 902-532-3038
Volunteers Wanted! Katie McLean, Clean Annapolis River Project/ Annapolis River Festival; Phone: 902-532-7533 ext 6; Email:
Description & Services
Information A full day festival celebrating the environmental, cultural, historical and recreational values of the Annapolis River!  
Highlights include: Dragon Boat races, a variety of canoe races (sprint, obstacle course), guided historical/natural heritage boat tours, food tent with local craft beer and wine, hands on demonstration and activities for all ages, kids' games, bouncy tent, and live music.  
Some events require advanced registration, please check the website for details.
Eligibility Ages: 150 year(s) and under
Dates July, annually.
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Canoe/Kayak ; Family-friendly ; Festivals/Events ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Social Gatherings ; Summer Fun ; Summer Programs ; Tourism
Categories - General Canoeing ; Dragon Boat Racing ; Kayaking ; Sailing ; Social Gatherings ; Special Events & Festivals ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Watercraft Events/Activities