Nova Scotia Lobster Crawl Festival

Join us for the most delicious annual event in Nova Scotia, the Nova Scotia Lobster Crawl happening February 1 - 28, 2022 along the South Shore, from Barrington to Peggy's Cove and every port in between!

Sip, savour, shop, stay and enjoy amazing lobster experiences while you sample variations of the traditional lobster roll and lobster-infused dishes at participating restaurants:

  • Pack your bags and check-in for the Crawl
  • Sip and savour your favourite lobster dishes paired with wines, beers, and spirits at participating restaurants
  • Discover lobster lore: art, music, stories, and traditions shaped by the lobster industry
  • Learn to create your own nautical treasures and souvenirs
  • Discover how the lobster industry works

Feb. 1-29: Crawl a'Board the Lobster Trail: Savour Lobster-infused dishes at more than 20 restaurants along the South Shore

Feb. 2: Cheer on "Lucy the shadow-seeking Lobster" on the shores of Barrington, the Lobster Capital of Canada on Groundhog Day, and stick around for the 3rd Annual Lobster Roll-Off Competition at White Point Resort! (Barrington/Cape Sable Island) 

Feb. 14-15: For the Love of Lobster Valentine’s Weekend

Feb. 19: For the Love of Lobster featuring the 3rd Annual Lobster Chowder Chowdown Showdown at Oak Island Resort and Conference Centre