What’s Cooking May 15 to May 22?

Lane's Privateer Inns

Pack your bags for a road trip because it’s the Victoria Day long weekend! Celebrate with sweet treats at an open house, indulge in a royal breakfast, relax at a yoga retreat, or just take-off on a fun weekend getaway!

Also, May is Good Cheer month – grab a friend and grab your Good Cheer Trail passports, because it’s time to celebrate the unique breweries, cideries, distilleries and wineries that beautiful Nova Scotia has to offer.

May 17-19: Valley Flaxflour OPEN HOUSE

Strawberry Shortcake, Valley Flaxflour

Photo Credit: Nova Scotia Cookery, Then & Now

Valley Flaxflour is celebrating their 20th anniversary with an Open House. They will be featuring lots of delicious treats including muffins, cookies and refreshments, as well as keto-friendly and gluten-free treats that everyone can enjoy.

May 18-20: Devour! Food, Film & Fun Weekend Getaway

Devour! is back at Fox Harb’r with CBC host, chef, stand-up comic AND actor, Ali Hassan. The event will feature a  Jost Vineyards wine tour, a 6-course locally-inspired dinner, campfire, food films and lots of laughs! Book online or call 1-866-257-1801 to reserve a spot.

May 18-20: Spring Bliss Yoga Retreat

Lane's Privateer Inns

Lane’s Privateer Inn is hosting a relaxing Victoria Day weekend retreat package filled with yoga, wine and food. Miss Bliss will be hosting Spring Bliss Yoga Retreat – three days of wellness, relaxation and creativity. While you’re there, make sure to take advantage of Lane’s local, fresh and fisherman sourced menu.

May 19: Royal Wedding Viewing

Delta Hotels by Marriott Halifax requests the pleasure of your company to view the Marriage of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales with Miss Meghan Markle. We’d all rather be at the wedding in person, but the next best thing is celebrating with friends at the Royal Wedding Viewing With British Breakfast. If you decide to enjoy the viewing at home, make sure to check out our Royal Wedding Menu blog so you can create your own royal feast but with a Nova Scotia twist!

Cabot Links is Open!

One of the most beautiful golf courses in the world is now open for the season! Cabot Links, located on the breathtaking shores of Cape Breton Island, offers an exquisite local dining experience AND has the most amazing coastal views. Whether you’re looking for a fun family weekend getaway or a solo golf trip, Cabot Links has endless events, activities and views for you to experience. Book now to receive their limited time June package offer.


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Opening Day at the Red Shoe Pub (May 25)The Red Shoe Pub is opening for the season and to celebrate, Kenneth MacKenzie & Ian MacDougall will be performing.

Authentic Chinese Fusion Night (May 30) — The Orient Chinese Cuisine and Chef Ivan Chan are hosting a night of authentic Chinese food with a Nova Scotian twist!

Vino & Vinyasa Summer Session (June 10) — This June, Planters Ridge is hosting an outdoor yoga class overlooking their vineyard. To top it off, class is followed by a tour AND wine tasting!

East Coast Cider Festival (June 16) — That’s right folks, the East Coast Cider Festival back for another year.

Summer Celebration on the Hill 5.0 (June 16) — Luckett Vineyard hosts their annual dinner party and dance to welcome in the 2018 summer with special guest, Party Boots! Tickets include admission, dinner and one glass of select wine, beer or cider.

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