Arts & Entertainment

arts and entertainment in Shelburne County

Shelburne County is one of the most active places in Nova Scotia when it comes to arts & entertainment. We have a very active Arts Centre with a vast line-up of various events suitable for all age groups.  We are host to many local variety shows, or you can enjoy some toe tapping music in some of our local pubs and eateries. Shelburne County is also home to a variety of specialized artists who will wow you with their talent! Below you will find some of the organizations and businesses who provide activities, events  for local citizens and visitors alike.


Osprey Arts Centre Shelburne

The Osprey Arts Centre houses the Osprey Theatre and the Coastline Gallery. Open year round, the Osprey exhibits visual art and presents popular and classical music, live theatre, a film series, summer arts camps for kids and a literary festival and book launches.
The Arts Centre also rents its space to community groups and private concerns for public and private functions such as weddings, meetings, conferences and lectures.
Call 902-875-2359 for more info


shelburne showtime at the Osprey Arts Centre


The Osprey Arts Centre in Shelburne, Nova Scotia has started screening films on a brand new cinema projection system.
We would like to welcome you to experience Shelburne Showtime!

$7 for adults
$5 for discount card holders, kids & students
Available at the door on the evening of the show.


Friday Night Hootenanny at the Sea Dog Shelburne

FRIDAY NIGHT HOOTENANNY – Sea Dog Saloon, Shelburne, NS
Friday night entertainment that will sure to get your toes tapping! 19+ only.


Shelburne County Arts Council

The Arts Council presents several programs of arts and
entertainment, including ArtsAlive!, a series of 5-10 high-quality music, dance, literature and performance events; Select Cinema, a 10-month series of first-run Canadian  and international films,artTALKS, a series of lectures on arts, culture and community. Many of the Arts Council’s events take place at the Osprey Arts Centre.


Woods Harbour Kitchen Party

WEDNESDAY NIGHT KITCHEN PARTY - Wood’s Harbour Community Centre
Fun for the whole family. Come to enjoy the variety of entertainment or get up on stage and be part of it!
Every other Wednesday, check our monthly events pages for dates and time.


You will find a variety of local entertainment at some of the following businesses and venues in the County. Please check our events page for more details.


Passage Pub
Barrington Passage, NS

Barrington Lion’s Hall
Barrington, NS

Clark’s Harbour Legion
Clark’s Harbour, NS

Seadog Saloon & Sports Bar
Shelburne, NS

Wood’s Harbour Community Centre

Shelburne Legion

Shelburne Community Centre

Sandy Point Community Centre

Lockeport Legion Hall

Lockeport Recreation Centre

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