Labour Day events across Nova Scotia!

Halifax– On September 7, the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council (HDDLC) invites you to attend their Labour Day March, Rally, Free BBQ Picnic & Community Concert in Halifax. Gather at 10:30am (Victoria Park on Spring Garden) and join the march at 11:00am from Victoria Park to the South Commons. Rally, free BBQ & music concert to follow from 12:00 noon onwards at the South Commons Triangle (for more information, see For info, contact Kyle Buott at

Strait Area– The Strait Area Labour Council is having their Labour Day celebration from 2 – 3 pm at the Unifor (formerly CAW) Union Hall, 323 Reeves Street in Port Hawkes-bury. BBQ, face-painting, Music, free food and giveaways. Families welcome! This will be an exciting opportunity to celebrate Labour Day. email President Wilfridine Crowdis at:

Annapolis Valley– The Annapolis Valley Labour Council Labour Day Picnic is being held from 11 am – 2 pm at Memorial Park on Park St. in Kentville. We will have live music, bounce kingdom, dunk tank with prize wheel, face-painting, balloon making, jimmy dogs, chicken and pig roast. If you are in the Valley be sure to join them for their celebration! Questions? Please contact: Annapolis Valley Labour Council Secretary-Treasurer Karen Davenport @

Yarmouth– The Yarmouth Labour Day event will be held at Frost Park, Main St. Yarmouth, directly across from the Rodd Grand Hotel from 11 am – 2 pm. There will be a BBQ, speakers, and children’s entertainment. For more information, contact: Jim Laverie:

South Shore– The South Shore Labour Council Labour Day event will be held in Bridgewater starting at 1:30 pm at King’s Court, 646 Kings Street and the march begins at 2:15 pm and ends at 3:30 pm at Ship Yard’s Landing 210 South King Street. There will be community music and a BBQ. For more info, contact: Lisa Mason, President of the South Shore Labour Council –

Cape Breton– The Cape Breton District Labour Council Labour Day event will be held at the Open Hearth Park in Sydney from 12 noon to 2 pm. There will be games, face painting and a magic show for the children, a BBQ, and much more fun! For info: Carmie Erickson @

Amherst– The Amherst Labour Day event will be held in Victoria Square in Amherst from 12 noon – 4 pm. There will be food, music. Face painting for kids and fun for all! For more information:
Mike Clark @

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