Events & Retreats at Cabot Shores


Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party

Every second Saturday beginning December 14, 2014,
you are invited to come jam with us.  Bring your instruments, sing a long or just enjoy the music at this community gathering.  Click here to see a video of our lst Kitchen Party, or visit a more detailed description of  Winter Kitchen Parties at Cabot Shores…

When: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: Cabot Shores, 30 Buchanan Drive, Indian Brook
$5 suggested donation | light food & beverage provided

If you are interested, please email or call:  |  902 929 2584

Upcoming dates:

February 28th: 4pm-6pm

March 14th: 4pm-6pm

Last year Kitchen Parties were held at the Gaelic Singers’ Hall where music has been played by over a century.  We look forward to continuing this fun tradition, while adding a variety of music with local musicians and self-proclaimed amateurs mixing it up, in advance of weekly ceilidhs and the Cabot Trail Acoustic Festival September 18-20, 2015.

– Sponsored by the Good Health Festival Society –

The Cabot Trail Relay

May 23-24, 2015

Cabot Shores hosts runners from Cabot Trail Relay

Every May, runners in the Cabot Trail Relay pass by Cabot Shores.  Often team members stay here–from places as diverse as Maine, New Brunswick, even Halifax.

You can be a spectator or runner and enjoy a Cabot Trail Relay Package.

The Cabot Trail Acoustic  Festival

September 18-20, 2015



Celtic Colours

October 9-17, 2015


Celtic Colours Festival on Cape Breton

* 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.


Thanksgiving Feast

Sunday: October 11, 2015

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!



A Sampling of Past Events:

Shambhala Lineage Festival at Cabot Shores – September, 2011

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!

BCANS Breast Cancer Survivor S.E.A.R.C.H. Retreat – October, 2012

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!


4th Breast Cancer Survivor Retreat

Friday-Sunday: October 23-25, 2014

After completing the 3rd Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia (BCANS) Survivor Retreat in October, 2012, BCANS has decided to return to Cabot Shores this October and invite participants back for another fun filled weekend of learning, laughing and support.

March Break Madness!
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!

Celtic Colours Festival