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Natal Day Weekend ~ Gardens Style August 1, 2014 - August 4, 2014
A weekend of children’s activities, music and fun in celebration of Annapolis Royal’s Natal Day.
Explore the Cradle of Acadie August 1, 2014 - August 15, 2014
The spotlight will be on the Acadian House, and 17th Century life in the Annapolis Royal area, once the Cradle of Acadie.
Acadian Kitchen Party August 5, 2014, 5pm-8pm
Yes, it’s back!
A Celebration of Art August 16, 2014 - August 24, 2014
Join us for art themed exhibits and activities in the Gardens, with a natural emphasis on art in the garden and botanical art.
Annapolis Royal Photo Contest & Exhibit August 16, 2014 - September 1, 2014
A wonderful look at the Historic Gardens and other highlights in Annapolis Royal through the eyes of amateur photographers. Submission Deadline: August 8.
Celebrating Paint the Town August 16, 2014 - August 17, 2014
Watch artists at work painting their favourite scenes - a wonderful opportunity to view the Gardens through the eyes of an artist! Head down to the Legion to have a look at all the day’s artwork and to buy a treasure or two in support of the Arts Council.
Celebrating Wharf Rat Rally August 29, 2014 - September 1, 2014
Come to the Gardens for some very special themed events in celebration of this great motorcycle rally!
GHOST TOWN October 17, 2014 - October 31, 2014
Annapolis Royal will become a Ghost Town in October. Be sure to visit… If you dare!
Ghostly Gardens... After Dark! October 17, 2014 - October 31, 2014
The Historic Gardens will take on an amazing transformation in late October in celebration of GHOST TOWN. the Ghostly Gardens by daylight, or better yet, join us AFTER DARK. For six special evenings (Fri-Sun), you are invited to experience these Ghostly Gardens After Dark. Enter the Witch’s Lair to see how she lives (she loves visitors…), gather around the Bonfire and share Ghost Stories, grab a lantern and check out the awesome creatures inhabiting the Gardens, and become a Hallowe’en archaeologist in our Bone Dig (dem bones, dem bones). Lots of fun for the whole family!
North American Conkers Championship October 18, 2014
Conkers is a centuries old British Game using the hard brown seed of the horse chestnut tree threaded on a length of string. Join us for the 3rd Annual North American Conker Championship – guaranteed to be loads of fun!