Friday, Oct. 8

Draconian Meteor Shower Viewing — Fundy National Park will host an interpreted showing of the Draconian Meteor Shower at 9 p.m. (exact location to be announced later). This meteor shower — sometimes referred to as Giacobinids — is unusual in that it usually peaks in the early evening hours rather than after midnight like most showers.

Saturday, Oct. 9

Pumpkin Carving Contest — This annual event at Fundy National Park will be held at 2 p.m.

Campsite Decorating Contest — For people camping out in Fundy National Park this is the day to get fall-festive and deck out your campsite.

Evening Walkabout — People are invited to visit all campgrounds — Headquarters, Chignecto, and Cannontown — to see the decorated campsites and lighted-up pumpkins.

Concert — Fundy Ceilidh will play from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Buddha Bear/Holy Whale. Proof of vaccination is required to be admitted to the premises.

Sunday, Oct. 10

NOTE: Virtual Only due to Covid: Lobster Plunge Challenge 2021 — Grab some friends and take the plunge into the Bay of Fundy for a good cause. The monies raised from this event will help to continue the efforts to build a much needed playground in the area.

Registration in advance is required, however if you show up to watch and want to join in, we won’t turn you away from the fun. Minimum donation of $40. If you aren’t up to the plunge, feel free to nominate and challenge a friend to take the plunge.  

For more information or to register, contact Shawna Butland at (506) 875-7297 or via email at You may also contact Karen Lindsay at (506) 962-5868 or via email at

— Thursday, Oct. 14

Fleet Launch — See Alma’s lobster fleet launch from the village wharf between 5:15 and 5:30 a.m. Coffee and breakfast sandwiches will be available. Be there early to make sure you don’t miss anything.