What’s Cooking April 4 to 11, 2017?

Warning: Temptation will be hard to overcome after seeing what’s cooking in Nova Scotia this week…be prepared for beer milkshakes, lazy brunch days, romance & concerts. Don’t say we didn’t warn you!

April: Resort to Romance

Atlantica Oak Island

The snow is slowly melting and it’s starting to feel a bit like Spring (knock on wood). With the warmer weather approaching it’s time to get out of the house and plan a weekend getaway with that special someone! This weekend, head to Atlantica Oak Island to enjoy their Resort to Romance package. Show your loved one just how special they are by pampering them with a romantic getaway.

More Info: Resort to Romance

April: Brunch at Primal Kitchen

Have you ever tried a beer milkshake? If you haven’t, then head over to Primal Kitchen this weekend to give one a try! Primal Kitchen is now offering brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-2pm and that’s when you can get one of these beer beauties!

April 4: Spring has Sprung at the Press Gang

check out the new Spring cocktail list at The Press Gang, featuring delicious spring drinks such as: Impeachment, Second Spring and Spot O’ Tea. This drink menu will be sure to get you into the Spring spirit in no time!

April 7: Live Music at the Rhubarb

Photo of: Rhubarb Reatauarnt Rhubarb Crisp

This Friday, head over to the Rhubarb Restaurant to watch Karen Robinson perform for the first time at rhubarb. Music starts at 7 p.m. so, indulge in some tasty food while listing to some amazing tunes!

More Info: Live Music at the Rhubarb

April 7 to 9: Quilting at White Point

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Join White Point Beach for one of their annual events! Since 2012, White Point has been celebrating Fabric Art and the amazing artists at this annual Event. They have created a three day Retreat filled with workshops lead by Atlantic Canadian artists. You’ll be surrounded by quilters, fabric enthusiasts all weekend long at the beach!

More Info: Quilt Atlantic

April 8: Concert at the Halifax Library

Photo of: 2 Doors Down-Fish-and-Chips-

If you’re looking for something fun to do with the whole family, head over to the Halifax Library Saturday afternoon. Sackville Concert Band and the 9am Band return to the Paul O’Regan Hall for their 3rd Annual concert. Grab a bite to eat before the concert starts at a nearby restaurant such as: Chives Bistro, 2 Doors Down, Five fishermen & The Stubborn Goat!

More Info: Halifax Public Library Concert

Save the Date!

April 21 – 13Saltscapes East Coast Expo – Don’t miss out on the largest buy local show in Atlantic Canada!

May 512 Tides – The official annual release event for Tidal Bay. This is your chance to discover Nova Scotia’s signature white wine, and taste all twelve of the new 2016 vintage of Tidal Bay side by side!

May 5 – 7 – The Chef Massimo Capra Culinary Weekend – If you’re a food lover then this is one weekend to set aside. This is an incredible opportunity to meet world-renowned chef and Chopped Canada judge Massimo Capra in an extravagant culinary weekend experience at Fox Harb’r Resort.

May 12 & 13The Annual Full house Craft Beer Fest – This event has the most Nova Scotia craft brewers ever assembled under one roof! Keep an eye out for Taste members: Boxing Rock Brewing, Garrison Brewing, Meander River Farm & Brewery & Propeller Brewing.

May 27East Coast Cider Festival – This is the province’s very first cider festival! Keep an eye out for Taste members: Bulwark Cider, Annapolis Cider, L’Acadie Vineyards, Meander River, Planters Ridge, Heartwood & Meadowbrook Meat Market.

May 27Northumbeerfest at Pictou Lodge Beach Resort – A festival celebrating great Nova Scotia craft beer and great Nova Scotian entertainment.

June 16 – 18 – A Taste of Devour – ‘Devour! The Food Film Fest’ Tour is Coming! For the second year in a row, Fox Harb’r Resort is partnering with Michael Howell and Lia Rinaldo to bring ‘Devour, The Food Film Fest’ to Fox Harb’r Resort!

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