Nova Scotia Music Week

#NSMW2019 | November 7-10 2019 | Truro, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Music Week (NSMW) is a public music festival and music industry conference that celebrates the music of Nova Scotia. It is owned and operated by Music Nova Scotia, a non-profit provincial music industry association that works to promote the full potential of the music industry in Nova Scotia.

Please visit https://nsmw.ca/ for full details on artists and venues!

Wristbands: $60
Delegate Passes: $150
Buy Now: https://nsmw.ca/tickets/

Thank you to our sponsors:
The Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent On Recordings (FACTOR)
Government of Canada
Nova Scotia Government
Coors Light
Town of Truro
Municipality of Colchester
Holiday Inn Truro
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Let’s Taco ’bout Art

Taco ’bout Art: We’ll be crafting paper tacos with all of the fixings! Kids of all ages welcome – No registration required.

When: Saturday, May 25 | 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Truro Library, MacQuarrie Maker Lab



Learn to Make Salsa and Sangria Night

Learn from the best as Sylvia and Jenny as they teach YOU how to make your own fresh salsa and sangria!

The event will be held at the Truro Farmer’s Market, Thursday, May 23rd from 7 pm – 8:30 pm.

You will learn to make 2 types of Salsa:
– A Restaurant Style Salsa – tomato/cilantro/onion/jalapeño /lime – Fiesta Salsa – corn/black bean/avocado/tomato

.. & 3 types of Sangria:
– A classic red wine
– A cranberry white wine
– A non-alcoholic “not so sassy sangria”

Tickets will be sold at $25/person (must be 19+) and there will be a limit of 20 people! Tickets will be sold through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/learn-to-make-salsa-and-sangria-night-tickets-61490403452

Get your friends together, or just come by yourself for a fun night of Mexican food and drink! No prior experience or supplies necessary 🙂



Let’s Taco’ bout Business and Mentoring

Taco ‘bout Entrepreneurship: A Discussion with Regional Advisors and Funding Agencies that Support our Local Business Community

This event will be an informal session with advisors from ACOA, BDC, EDC, CBDC-NOBL, TCPEP, NSCC, Futurworx and NSBI to discuss local resources available to our business community. An open Q&A session will take place with all advisors and time will also be allocated for a brainstorm session with advisors and entrepreneurs to discuss the development of a formal business mentorship program for our region.

Date: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
Location: Truro Farmers Market (Outdoor Canopy Area)
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm (TACO THEMED SUPPER will be provided at no cost)

R.S.V.P: Business Owners will be required to RSVP and prove they run a local business. Please RSVP via: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/taco-bout-entrepreneurship-business-advisory-and-mentorship-event-tickets-61234448885

This event is not open to the general public as it is an exclusive event for local business owners in the Truro and Colchester Region.



Elementary School Pinata Contest

Elementary school classes from all over Truro and Colchester will be creating piñatas to be displayed at the Truro Mall from May 20th – May 25th.

The public will be voting on their favourite piñata all week long. The final voting day will be May 25th. The winning class will get a $500 cash prize to go toward a school project of their choice! The contest is sponsored By Colchester Credit Union – Thank you Credit Union!!



Taco ’bout Truro

TACO WEEK IS COMING TO TRURO: May 20th – 25th!
For five days in May, participating restaurants all over Truro will be serving delicious specialty tacos! Stay tuned for a list of participating restaurants

On top of tacos, we’re going to taco ’bout all the amazing things Truro has to offer. Events will be happening all over town, highlighting the best of Truro! Picture a make your own salsa night at the market, a piñata contest, a taco ’bout entrepreneurship event, let’s taco ’bout the trails; guided tours.. just to name a few!

We are excited to announce our participating #trurotacoweek restaurants!

BellyUp BBQ & Grill
Engine Room
Frank & Gino’s Grill and Pasta House Truro
NovelTea Bookstore Cafe
Rath Eastlink Community Centre (Nourish Eatery & Catering)
One 50 On Willow
The FOOD Muster
The India Hut – Authentic Indian Cuisine
The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub
Hub Grub
Habaneros Modern Taco Bar
Truro Heights Big Stop Restaurant
Bistro 22
Jimolly’s Bakery Cafe
Ella’s Jamaican Food
Parichat’s Asia Thai Restaurant
Truro Raceway

Schedule of Events

May 21-25 | Elementary School Pinata Contest @ Truro Mall
May 22 | 6:30-8:30pm – Taco ’bout Entrepreneurship @ Truro Farmers Market
May 23 | 7:00-8:30pm – Salsa & Sangria Making @ Truro Farmers Market
May 25 | 10:00-10:30am – Cobequid Trail Guided Bike Ride @ Cobequid Trail
May 25 | 10:00-11:30am – Victoria Park Guided Hike @ Victoria Park
May 25 | 10:00-11:00am – Taco ’bout Art: Crafting Paper Tacos @ Truro Library
May 25 | 1:00-2:30pm – Victoria Park Guided Bike Ride @ Victoria Park



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Downtown Truro

Downtown Truro has teamed up with the brew-master at Salty Dog Brewing Company to craft a limited run of Has Heart Ale (a German style Kölsch).

For the month of February The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza and BellyUp BBQ & Grill will be pulling pints of Has Heart Ale to support the programs and services offered by the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre - CSAC

Purchase a pint of Has Heart Ale for $10.00 (plus tax) in The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza, or BellyUp BBQ & Grill and you get to keep the limited edition 16 oz. glass, PLUS $2 from each purchase will be donated to the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre - CSAC.

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💭Thinking about lunch...dinner...the weekend?
Pop by the The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub and enjoy their Truro Burger Week 2020 🍔 burger!

It's especially delicious when paired with LIMITED EDITION Downtown Truro Has Heart Ale 🍻. This German Kölsch is refreshing and is the perfect way to kick-off / enjoy / end the weekend!
(PLUS, you get to keep the glass AND $2 from each purchase will be donated to the Colchester Sexual Assault Centre - CSAC.)

Please tag Downtown Truro in any photos of you enjoying the Downtown Truro Has Heart Ale!Meet a friend for lunch. Schedule a hot burger date. Organize a workplace take-out order. SO many ways to enjoy Truro Burger Week 2020!! 🍔
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We've been hearing great things about our Caprese Burger - but we are a wee bit biased 😉 Come in and try it for yourself. But hurry - there's only 3 more days to enjoy!! 🏃‍♀️
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Check out truroburgerweek.ca for the full lineup of burgers and participating restaurants. Thank you for helping us support the Truro Homeless Outreach Society, where $2 from every burger sale will go to support their programming in the community.
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3 days ago

Downtown Truro

Hey folks, The Blunt Bartender is teaming up with the Colchester Community Food Bank, and they want to challenge you!

The Blunt Bartender Colchester Community Support Society - Colchester Food Bank
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Downtown Truro

Such a great message 😍🥰 #loveyourself

T-shirt pre-orders happening now - see info below for details.
❤️ CMHA: Colchester East Hants Branch
❤️ Local Love TruroWe are excited to announce our collaboration with Local Love Truro!

Our *NEW* love yourself t-shirts, printed at My Home Apparel in Truro, are available NOW for PRE-ORDER ($25 + tax). All proceeds will remain in the Colchester East Hants region, supporting local mental health initiatives.✨

FOLLOW THIS LINK FOR MORE INFO + PRE-ORDER: ceh.cmha.ca/news/love-yourself-t-shirts-available-for-pre-order/

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Downtown Truro has teamed up with the brew-master at Salty Dog Brewing Company to craft a limited run of Has Heart Ale (a German style Kölsch). For the month of February The Nook and Cranny Brew Pub, Sauced Wood Fired Pizza and BellyUp BBQ & Grill will b… https://ift.tt/2HJsRoz

Posted @withregram • @the_blunt_bartender Hey Truro businesses!
We are teaming up with the Colchester Community Food Bank, and we want to challenge you!
From now until February 27th, we want you to donate as much non-perishable food items as possib… https://ift.tt/38J9kR9

💥 Movie magic 🧙‍♂️ tomorrow 💥 - Sat. Feb.15 @ 1:30 PM
(Doors open at 1:00 PM)

Admission: FREE 👏

Concessions: available for purchase (popcorn - Thank You MacQuarries Pharmasave, water, suckers, granola bars, chips)

Donations warmly welcome and supp… https://ift.tt/2Hqm9Uh

**2020 TRURO EXPERIENCE GUIDE PHOTO CONTEST** We are looking for a unique photo to be featured on the cover of our 2020 Truro Experience Guide!! 20,000 copies of this guide will be distributed province wide to highlight all that Truro has to offer! Photo… https://ift.tt/37s5IS3

Another day .... another storm 😬
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“Celebrate” with some #stormbeer - specifically Downtown Truro Has Heart Ale available at the Salty Dog Brewing Company retail store or at the Nook and Cranny Brew Pub.

Buy some beers and support a non-profit. $2 … https://ift.tt/2uLU8nx

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