Each year, the Truro Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture hosts and partners on numerous special events, including festivals, dances, movies and more.
Truro Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Victoria Park, Truro
Free Tickets Required!
Inaugural EMBRACE Truro Festival
held October 1, 2011
The Town of Truro's Affirmative Action Committee hosted its inaugural EMBRACE Truro Festival on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. This celebration of our arts and cultures included an afternoon of multi-cultural entertainment, displays and demonstrations downtown and culminated in a performance of DRUM at the Cobequid Educational Centre.
2011 - The Year of the Planters
Celebrating the 250th anniversary of the arrival of
English speaking settlers from Ireland and New England
A collage of Cobequid Planter 250 Society members and friends
Dressed in reproductive clothing - supported by Canadian Heritage
Easter Egg Hunt
Mid-Summer Movie Nights in Victoria Park
Movies in the Park each summer. Let us know what movies you like to see in summer 2014.
Rick Hansen came to town
Above: Rick Hansen brought his Man in Motion 25th anniversary tour
to Victoria Park in September 2011.
Below: A large crowd greets his arrival
Wild Blueberry Festival Kick-off (Coming again in August 2014)
Above: Blueberry Pie Eating Contest during
Wild Blueberry Festival Kickoff at Marigold Cultural Centre, Truro, N.S.
Below: Blueberry Grunt performs on roof of Marigold
Paul Henderson Jersey Tour
Hockey great Paul Henderson dropped the puck for a
Truro Junior A Bearcats hockey game at the Stadium
when he brought his jersey tour to Truro in November 2011