Music Festivals

Our cottages are within driving distance to two of Canada’s premier music Festivals. Use Pomquet Beach Cottages as your home base for music in Nova Scotia. Stanfest Celtic Colors Music on The Main The Riverfront Jubilee Grandville Green...

Riverside Speedway

Riverside is the only stock car racing facility in Canada east of Quebec to be sanctioned by NASCAR, hosting the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series annually since its inception in 2007. A number of high profile races are held throughout the season. Riverside International...

Antigonish Golf & Country Club

The Antigonish Golf & Country Club is a private 18-hole golf course located in the Town of Antigonish. This par-72 (6109 yards) course is designed by Bob Moote, with a course rating of 70.2 and a 125 slope. Green fee players are welcome. Antigonish Golf &...

St. Francis Xavier University

St. FX hosts a number of significant events throughout the year. Graduation and homecoming are the two signature events; but there a many more like Festival Antigonish, and numerous sports events and tournaments. St. Francis Xavier University St. FX Student’s...

Chez DesLauriers

The Chez Deslauriers property is located on a coastal rise in Monk’s Head with commanding views of St. George’s Bay, Pomquet Beach and Cape Breton in the distance. The property includes a heritage home (converted to a tearoom), an interpretive centre, and...

Antigonish Highland Games

The Antigonish Highland Games has built a worldwide reputation based on authenticity, attention to detail, and hospitality. The week long schedule is jam packed with new and enhanced competitions featuring athletes, pipers, drummers, and highland dancers from across...