South Shore Lobster Crawl

Occurs February 1st, 2019 to February 18th, 2019


Barrington, South Shore


T: 902-523-0811



Join us for one of the most delicious annual EVENTS IN NOVA SCOTIA, the South Shore Lobster Crawl happening February 1 - 18, 2019!

Sip, savour, shop, stay and enjoy more than 100 amazing lobster experiences while you sample dozens of variations of the traditional lobster roll and lobster-infused dishes at participating restaurants:

  • Sample Lobster Ale
  • Check out Locke’s Island Lobster Wool!
  • Discover lobster lore - the art, music, stories and traditions shaped by the lobster industry
  • Learn to create your own nautical treasures and souvenirs
  • Discover how the lobster industry works
  • Pack your bags and check-in for the Crawl!

February 1-3: Go Lobster Fishing & Feast Package at White Point Beach Resort

February 2: Groundhog Day with Lucy the Lobster. Join us at 8AM in Barrington/Cape Sable Island to see Lucy the Lobster crawling out of the Atlantic in search of her shadow. 

February 2: Lobster Day in Barrington, Nova Scotia also THE LOBSTER CAPITAL OF CANADA! Think Lobster breakfast, Lobster plant tours, Guided tour of Lobster sculptures etc.

February 3: Lobster ‘Roll’ Off: Best Lobster Roll will be Trapped! Competing Restaurants Crawl abroad to offer up their edition of a Lobster Roll for the judges. Who will be crowned the Best Lobster Roll 2019 at White Point Beach Resort?

February 9: Lobster Crawl Craft Beer Festival at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre (LCLC) in Bridgewater, NS

February 8-10 & 15-17By the Bay Bed and Breakfast Package, stay and savour Lobster eggs benny & lobster frittata! 

February 9 and 14: Lobster Season Surfing Lessons at White Point Beach Resort

February 9: Love Mahone Bay... This could be included, after all February is for so much more than Lobster Lovers!

February 9: For the Love of Lobster at Oak Island Resort Resort

February 8-10: Valentine’s Day weekend getaways at participating hotels, resorts, and B&B`s

February 14: Valine-Lobster Day Dining Features for Lovers, and Lobster Lovers

February 15-17: Love Anchors All! package at Oak Island Resort & Conference Centre Package featuring dance lessons, wine tastings, gourmet Lobster Dinner & more.

If you LOVE Lobster, be sure to make plans to crawl on over to Nova Scotia`s South Shore for our Lobster Season'll know exactly why we are home to the Lobster Capital of Canada!

With so many events taking place along Nova Scotia's South Shore, make Lobster Crawl your winter destination. Crawl a'board and stay awhile!  

For the latest on the Crawl, keep a claw on for updates and head over to our Facebook page and our Instagram.

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Admission: Prices and fees are unique to each event. Please visit for more information and for links to specific business and operator listings with the Lobster Crawl.