Current Events

On Friday, November 20th 4pm-8pm and Saturday, November 21st 11am-4pm, Kentville Business Community is hosting an artist and artisan market at 2 Webster Street (Calkin Building). There will be 16 local vendors offering textiles, prints, cards, dog treats, metal art, pottery, soaps, jewelry and more! This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift, or stocking stuffers by local makers! The Tides Contemporary Art Gallery next door will also be carrying beautiful gifts for Christmas, including handmade tree ornaments by local artists. As well, Christmas in Kentville will be hosting pop-up artisans in shops throughout town! Be sure to make Kentville your Christmas shopping destination this year!

Although the Torch Light Parade will look different this year, there is still lots to see and do in Kentville on Friday, November 20th! This programming is brought to you be Kentville Business Community and the Town of Kentville.

Kentville Business Community Events Committee

KBC’s Events Committee has a mandate to plan and promote events that will further enhance a positive public awareness of Kentville and benefit businesses in Kentville’s Downtown.

KBC’s Promotions Committee & Events Committee have been involved with Spring into Kentville, The Festival of Flowers, The Multicultural Festival, Walk-A-Mile-In-Her-Shoes, HarvestFest, The Jolly Holiday Decorating Contest, WIN-ter Wonderland, Under the Gazebo, the Great Pumpkin Palate Pleaser and the Holly Days Festival.

We are always looking for enthusiastic volunteers for the Events Committee! The Terms of Reference for the committee can be found here. Contact if interested.

Kentville Business Community Events Strategy

KBC developed an Events Strategy in 2020. Click here to see the full report.

Planning an event in the Town of Kentville? Click here for KBC’s Event Planning guide.