Shelburne Area


Shelburne is a town located in southwestern Nova Scotia, and is the shire town of Shelburne County. Many descendants of the original Loyalists still live in the area today. Fishing remains a primary industry today. Other economic activities include tourism, ship building and repair, aquaculture, logging and fish processing. ...
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Shelburne Blog Posts from the Web

Beer engineers put Shelburne on the craft brewing map
By mstewart - Jul-15-2014 -
When I think of Shelburne, I picture pretty coastal views, Founders Days and the delicious seafood at Charlotte Lane Inn. But now theres one more reason to visit this village on the South Shore. Beer. The logo features a beer glass turning... Read More
Boxing Rock Brewery - Shelburne
By The Local Traveler - Jan-15-2014 -
Boxing Rock is the newest in a wave of craft breweries opening their doors around the province. The owners, Emily and Henry, were both engineers by trade and craft beer enthusiasts by passion. After spending a few years testing their brew on a ... Read More
Boxing Rock Brewery to Incease Production Just Six Months After Opening!
By The Local Traveler - Feb-3-2014 -
Just a little more than six-months after opening, Boxing Rock Brewery in Shelburne has announced they'll be increasing production by 50%. Today, Boxing Rock welcomed new production equipment to their brewery. They'll be adding a 5th 34-hectolitre ... Read More
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
By suzya - Nov-18-2010 -
The town of Shelburne welcomes you to come and spend a day or the whole weekend with them as they celebrate the Christmas season this year. A full festive line up of events are on tap from November 25 - 28, beginning with the Phil Callen Senior... Read More
Long Island and the Islands Historical Society
By yogie - Sep-18-2011 -
I awoke at the Siesta Motel bathed in an orangish, red light that was seeping through the gap between curtains. It was 6:30 or so and with it being September, sunrises were occurring later and later in the day. I grabbed my camera and scrambled... Read More
UFO's, Whirligigs and Sharks, Oh My!
By suzya - Jul-22-2011 -
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate." ~Oprah Winfrey I was recently at a workshop where someone made a comment that we (Shelburne County) are always celebrating something. The more I thought... Read More