Cape Breton's Heritage Coast

Welcome to Richmond County, Cape Breton Island!

Richmond County, on the south coast of Cape Breton Island, is waiting to be discovered: the stories of our past, coupled with endless opportunities for outdoor adventure, provide the perfect backdrop for a vacation to be remembered. Just a 3-4 hour drive from the major centres of Halifax, Moncton, and Charlottetown, Richmond County is your first stop on Cape Breton Island.

Upcoming Events:

4th Annual Winterfest ATV Rally

Friday February 7th, 2014, early registration and social at The Acadiaville Hall in West Arichat.  Registration is from 6 pm to 9 pm.  There will be live entertainment and food available.  Shuttle Service Provided

Saturday February 8th, 2014, Winter Fest Run,  starting at the D'Escousse Civic Improvement Hall.  Registration is from 9 am to 11 am. Breakfast available from 8am-11am.   Run starts at 11 am and ends at 5 pm.  There will be a supper (Hot Roast or Ham) and awarding of prizes. Post-Rally Party.  Shuttle Service Provided

Grand Prize for best Poker Hand - Trip for 2 to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Best Hand prizes for 2nd, 3rd and 4th best hands.

Lots and lots of door prizes.

Registration - $25.00 per hand

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