tOURISM WEEK EVENTS | MAY 29 - JUNE 4, 2016

Mark your calendars: May 29 - June 4, 2016 for Tourism Week in Canada! Tourism Week in Canada is the national celebration that highlights the economic impact and social benefits of Canada’s tourism sector among the media, general public and governments at all levels. It provides a focal point for activities organized by the provincial and territorial tourism industry associations, provincial and territorial marketing organizations, destination marketing organizations, individual businesses and other partners. Tourism Week is organized collectively by a number of public and private tourism stakeholders.

We encourage all of our members to open their doors to their communities. Please send along your Tourism Week event details to Tiffany Hart at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Follow our twitter for updates on tourism week events! #TourismMatters

Nova Scotia Good Cheer Trail: Canada’s First Winery, Craft Brewery and Distillery Trail
Launching in partnership with Tourism Nova Scotia, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and Taste of Nova Scotia, the trail includes more than 35 beverage-specific culinary tourism experiences across Nova Scotia. For more information, click here.

Bank Of Canada Luncheon | June 2, 2016
The Cape Breton Partnership, in collaboration with TIANS, are pleased to welcome representatives from the Bank of Canada for a luncheon address on June 2nd, 2016 at the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre. This Bank of Canada presentation is one of the many events taking place during National Tourism Week. Registration is $30 (+hst) | bankofcanadaluncheon.eventbrite.ca or phone 902.562.0122

Shelburne County Lobster Festival | June 2-5, 2016
Come and experience the Lobster Capital of Canada during Shelburne County's Lobster Festival. For more information, please click here.

Cold Waters Seafood Festival | June 4-5, 2016
The cold clear waters of the Eastern Shore yield some of the best seafood in the province. Here's a chance to sample an abundance of locally harvested seafood at its freshest. For more information, please click here. 

Switch: Open Street Sundays | June 5, 2016
Switch: Open Street Sundays encourages people to enjoy metro HRM in a new way by walking, biking and moving around safely and comfortably on a 2km route. For more information, please click here. 

Doors Open Halifax | June 4-5, 2016

Originating in 1990 in Glasgow, Scotland, Doors Open is now an event that takes place annually in cities around the world, including most major Canadian cities.

Doors Open Halifax promotes the city’s built heritage to a wider audience by allowing free public access to buildings of architectural, historic or cultural significance. It’s an opportunity to discover hidden gems and to see inside places that are rarely open to the general public.

Follow Doors Open Halifax on Facebook and on Twitter, @DoorsOpenHFX. For more information, click here.

If you would like to include an event listing, please email the details to Tiffany Hart, Industry Engagement & Communications Co-ordinator at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .