Events at Cabot Shores
Spring & Summer Weekly Events
Join us Weekly for Events at Cabot Shores throughout the Spring and Summer:
- Sunday: Bonfire
- Monday: Game Night
- Tuesday: Pre-Ceilidh Dinner & Ceilidh
- Wednesday: Open Mic Night
- Thursday: Movie Night
- Friday: BBQ & Ceilidh
- Saturday: Live Entertainment
“The world gathers in the beautiful scenes of Cape Breton.”
Gaels Jam Retreat by YES WORLD
for Cape Breton Gael Community Leaders – May
Road Scholar: Cultural Adventures on Cape Breton
June 13-19 and September 11-17, 2013
Go off the beaten path in one of Nova Scotia’s most beautiful coastal regions as you paddle through its unique waterways, hike along scenic trails and meet residents who share the region’s cultural traditions and history. Click Here for More Info on Road Scholar: Cultural Adventures on CB!
The Cabot Trail Bluegrass Folk Festival
June 22, 2013
Cabot Shores is looking for passionate musicians interested in taking part in our Cabot Trail Bluegrass Folk Festival. Join us for an amazing 2 ½ day jam-packed music adventure and pick, strum and play along with some of the best talent the East Coast has to offer! For more detail write us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us anytime at 1-866-929-2584.
Inter-generational Adventures on Cape Breton
July 9-15, 2013
Accompany your grandchildren on a 6-Night, 7-Day adventure and explore the historical, cultural and natural riches of Cape Breton Island! Click here for More Information on Road Scholar: Intergenerational Adventures on CB!
Cabot Trail Acoustic Festival
July 26-28, 2013
Musicians and music lovers gather together for a weekend of all acoustic music, concerts, open mikes, song writers workshops and open air jams at Cabot Shores. Folk music of several cultures will be on display and you are encouraged to bring an instrument, play along or just enjoy the sounds. Accommodations are available as well as great local food, local art and crafts. Learn more here and find out about our Early Bird Special.
Retreat Yourself – YACC (Young Adult Cancer Canada)
Fire site Past YACC Retreat
Cabot Shores opened its doors to over 35 cancer survivors, supporters, facilitators and staff for a weekend of fun and adventure. Retreat Yourself weekends offer an opportunity to get together with other young adults with cancer. Many of them are recently out of treatment and have never attended another Young Adult Cancer Canada program. They “share our stories and talk about what’s bothering us about cancer, hang out, let loose, and build relationships you’ll value for a long time.”
3rd Annual BCANS Breast Cancer Survivor Retreat
Oct 25-27, 2013
After completing the 1st annual BECANS Breast Cancer Survivor Retreat this past October, BECANS has decided to return to Cabot Shores next October and invite Breast Cancer Survivors back for another fun filled weekend of learning, laughing and support.
Shambhala Lineage Festival at Cabot Shores – Interested in meditation?
Want to learn more about creating enlightened society? Cabot Shores is holding the second annual Shambhala Lineage Festival. Click Here for more information on our Shambhala Festival!
Oct 3-10, 2013
Thanksgiving Garden Harvest Celebration – Looking for a special place to spend Thanksgiving? We invite you to Cabot Shores to help us give thanks during our Garden Harvest Celebration. Special package deals on chalet accommodations & meals! Click here for more information on our Thanksgiving Harvest & Chalet Packages!
Oct 12-14, 2013
BCANS Breast Cancer Survivor S.E.A.R.C.H. Retreat – Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia is planning the first breast cancer retreat for women in Cape Breton at Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort! Click Here for More Information on our Breast Cancer Retreat!
Valentines’ Weekend Getaway at Cabot Shores
Check out our Valentine’s Rejuvenation Specials being offered during our Valentine’s Weekend including Massage, Acupuncture, Manicures/Pedicures and more!
Friday Night Dinner & Jam Session – $30/pp
Grab your instruments, pack up your appetite, warm up your vocal cords and head over to Cabot Shores on Friday February 10th at 6PM for a live music jam session & dinner! Don’t want to drive home after? Add in accommodations and breakfast for only $99/pp.
March Break Madness! March 9th-18th
Looking for the perfect getaway for you and your family this March Break? Grab your family, your friends or your honey and join us at Cabot Shores where all week we’ll be dishing out good food, great company and live music! Click here for more info!
Local Fall Events:
Celtic Colours Festival
Hike the Highlands A delicious fusion of outdoor adventure, cultural events and entertainment. Great for the entire family, and an enriching way to enjoy Cape Breton’s internationally acclaimed landscapes!
Sept 9-18, 2013
Cabot Trail Writers’ Festival – Brilliant Nova Scotia writers, artists & musicians gather for workshops, reading, exposition at North River Hall and surrounding area.
Sept 30-Oct 2, 2013 (near Cabot Shores, at North River)
Celtic Colours International Festival
- Don’t just eat turkey, enjoy Celtic Colours, & Thanksgiving & the Garden Harvest along the Cabot Trail this fall.
- Hear the world’s best Celtic music at 40 different venues and be close to the Festival Club to hear the best late night music, just an exit away from Cabot Shores. Read Dr. Paul’s article on Celtic Colours.
- Celebrate your own special events to make them Special Occasions you’ll remember—birthdays, anniversaries, weddings & honeymoons.
October 7-15, 2013