Labour Day


Labour Day 2018 Events

Labour Day is coming up on Monday, September 3rd, which gives us a great opportunity to join together and celebrate the labour movement in Nova Scotia. Bring your families out to enjoy a great day of food, music and fun, and show support for our united labour force in Nova Scotia.

Further updates for all NS Labour Day events will be provided as they become available.


The South Shore Labour Council Labour Day event will be held in Bridgewater from 11:30 am to 2 pm at Shipyards Landing, 210 King St. Free BBQ, children’s activities and music by Sound Choice.


The Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council (HDDLC) invites you to attend their Labour Day March, Rally, Free BBQ Picnic & Community Concert in Halifax. Gather at 10:30am (Victoria Park on Spring Garden) and join the march at 11:00 am from Victoria Park to the South Commons. Rally, free BBQ & music concert to follow from 12:00 noon on­wards at the South Commons Triangle.


The Annapolis Valley Labour Council Labour Day Picnic is being held from 11:30 am - 2 pm at Kentville Memorial Park on Park St. in Kentville. They will have live music, bounce kingdom, face-painting, and a BBQ. If you are in the Valley be sure to join them for their celebration!  Free for everyone!

Port Hawkesbury

Celebrate Labour Day 2018 with a free BBQ, giveaways and fun for the whole family September 3 from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Unifor 972 Union Hall, 323 Reeves Street, Port Hawkesbury, NS.


The Yarmouth Labour Day event is organized by the South West Labour Group, and will be held at Frost Park, Main St. Yarmouth, directly across from the Rodd Grand Hotel from 11 am – 2 pm. There will be a BBQ, speakers, and children's entertainment.