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Bartown Festival

Located In North Sydney
Where To Find Us
445 Purves St
North Sydney, NS B2A 1C7
Areas Served Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Social Media Facebook
Phone General Number: 902-794-8589
Contact Bill; Phone: 902-577-5572
Description & Services

The festival has events for all ages!

Some of our most popular events are:

  • Seniors Cruise (through partnership with the Northern Yacht Club)
  • The Annual Carmen Young Track and Field event
  • The Beach Party at Indian Beach
  • The kick off parade and street dance


The festival usually runs from July 22nd - 30th

Special Information
Established Bartown Days has been a community based festival since 1985!
Tags All abilities welcome ; Beaches ; Cape Breton Connect ; Community Organizations ; Family-friendly ; Festivals/Events ; Music ; Outdoor Play ; Recreation Capacity ; Recreation Categories ; Seniors ; Summer Programs ; Volunteer Opportunity