Open year round. Choose between a beautiful chalet, a magical yurt, a tranquility dome, cozy lodge room, tipi, or a campsite. Cabot Shores is the perfect base camp to explore Cape Breton and the Cabot Trial. But first, explore our great packages.
Cabot Shores Acoustic Festival Series (July, August, AND September)
Here at Cabot Shores we value acoustic music, delicious food, and great company and that’s why we try and combine all three as much as possible. During our Acoustic Music Festival Series you have the opportunity to explore musical talents and the skills of our chefs.
Our August Acoustic Festival Series is upon us and we’re excited to share the experiences of our senses with everyone; the vibrations of music, the sounds in our ears, the taste of delicious food, and the company of wonderful humans.
Join us on Saturday, August 13th for a concert by The Ayl Men, a two man band of John Aylward and Joe Menchefski playing a variety of music for all to enjoy. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in advance or at the door.
Come for the evening or stay at our resort; All are welcome.
Our festival spans from July 21st to July 23rd and offers music and food each night.
The Festival starts out on Thursday, July 21st at 6:30pm
We will be having a concert by Rod MacDonald here in our lodge. The Bistro will also be operating with their regular menu. Click here to purchase your tickets, $15 for the concert or $30 for an all you can eat cookout AND the concert.
Continuing on Friday, July 22nd
A Cape Breton Ceilidh at 7:30pm located 3km up the road from Cabot Shores. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door of the United Church. Our Bistro will be open beforehand for a pre-ceilidh supper.
Finishing off the Festival, Saturday, July 23rd at 6:30pm
Will involve a Chef’s Tasting event where our chefs have specially selected appetizers and entrees to be served in a buffet-style meal through sourcing as locally as possible including seafood, meat, and vegetarian dishes. Following the meal will be a concert featuring local musicians (TBA). Click here to purchase your tickets today, $35 for the Chef’s Tasting or $42 for the concert AND Chef’s Tasting.
Information on August and September to come!!
Kiss Winter Goodbye: Feast & Music Jam
Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 6:00pm at Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort.
Featuring music by Andrew & Nikki Waite and special guest chef James Donato.
4 course wood-fired feast, concert and jam! Dinner & Concert $75 plus hst.
Call or email for information on accommodations and packages!
To reserve, PHONE: 902 929 2584 EMAIL: Info@cabotshores.com or click here to book online
More information available on Kiss Winter Goodbye by clicking this link.
9th Annual New Years Dinner, Levee and Polar Bear Swim
New Years Eve Dinner
December 31, 2016 – 4 course dinner; menu TBA
New Years Day Levee & Polar Bear Swim
January 1, 2016 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Celebrate the New Year in good company and cheer! Bring family & friends, kids & grandchildren; instruments & songs. Enjoy good food – we will provide a main dish (both meat and vegetarian) and invite you to bring side dishes such as salads & desserts. BYOB (usually Cabot Shores sells alcohol but this is a non-commercial event) – coffee & tea provided.
Dare to participate in our 5th annual Polar Bear Swim- we will update you on exact time.
RSVP by Dec. 28 with Barbara, firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 902 929 2594
Nordic Walking & Hiking Retreat: October 23-25, 2015
Retreat led by Jody Collin from Maritime Strides Walking Club and hosted by Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort
Experience autumn in Cape Breton and take part in a weekend of guided Nordic walking an hiking. Learn more about this retreat on our blog.
You can click here to book online.
Scotch Trails: A Whiskey Tasting Event on the Cabot Trail: November 7, 2015
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!