Local Arts & Culture

A number of artists maintain open studios at the Top of the Island. These artists welcome the public, and a studio visit offers a wonderful opportunity to meet the creators of unique functional and decorative pieces in media that includes wood, clay, fiber, watercolor and canvas.<

Cape North Farmers’ Market

Community-market Dance Fine-crafts Local-food Music

Artisans & Craft Culinary Music & Performing Arts

A friendly Farmers' Market in Cape North offering fresh garden produce, local crafts, works of art by local artists, local musicians and a Market Cafe.The Farmers' Market is located in Cabot Fire Hall, in Cape North Village, located directly on the Cabot Trail in Cape North. The Market takes places each Saturday, beginning in June and ending in October, from 10.00 am to 12.30 pm. The Market offers fresh garden produce, baked goods, preserves, candy,…

Telephone 1-902-383-2046

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Arts North

Gift-shop Studio

Artisans & Craft

Arts North, located near the northern tip of Cape Breton’s Cabot Trail, is an artisan’s consignment gallery retailing only high quality arts and crafts produced exclusively on Cape Breton Island.Designed, constructed and managed by professional artisans, Arts North has, since its founding in 1978, adhered to its “Cape Breton only” philosophy, maintaining only two overriding criteria for inclusion in its retail display.  Work exhibited and retailed through Arts North must:•    Be produced on Cape Breton…

Telephone 902-383-2911

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Cape North Farmers’ Market

Community-market Culinary-event Fine-crafts Local-food

Artisans & Craft Culinary

Our region – the northeast Highlands of Cape Breton Island – is a mountainous, rocky one, with harsh weather and many, if small, pockets of arable land. One of the primary goals of the Cape North Farmers Market is to bring about a resurgence in growing, selling and eating local food. The fresh produce, fish, maple syrup, honey, preserves and baked goods at the market may be limited in quantity but they are unsurpassed in…

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