46th Eastern Passage Cow Bay Summer Carnival


Due to COVID restrictions, some events may change their format. Please continue to check the website and Facebook pages for updates.

Wednesday, August 4

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Sound Shed Live Band


Fisherman's Cove

8:00 PM

Blessing of the Fleet

Government Wharf


Scavenger Hunt items revealed

The list will be posted on Carnival Facebook and our website.

Photography Contest

Enter in two categories: Professional or Amateur

Deadline: August 5th at 11:59 pm. Please email to obtain the entry form and all official contest rules.

Thursday, August 5

1:30 pm

Jeep Deveaux Memorial Rubber Boot Scramble

Hartlen’s Point Golf Course

Preregistration required - Entry Fee $25

The event will depend on Covid restrictions at the time.

Contact: Danny DeYoung 902- 483-8133

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Shoreline/Community Clean up

McCormack's Beach

RSVP required. Contact:

7:30 pm

Domino Topple

The event will be live-streamed if unable to hold in-person due to COVID restrictions.

Friday, August 6

Sandcastle Contest

McCormacks Beach

Pre-registration Required via Email at

If unable to hold the event in person due to COVID restrictions, contestants may build anytime between August 1- August 5 but must still pre-register.

The registration number you are provided must be written in the sand and visible in your submission photo.

Send submission photos for judging to


Photo submissions due by August 6 at Noon

Max 6 people/group

Prizes awarded

All ages welcome

8:00 pm

Virtual Fireworks

Visit our Facebook Page for Livestream

Saturday, August 7

8:00 AM

Take-out Breakfast - $7

Eat-in Breakfast - $5

Eastern Passage Cow Bay Lion's Club

Scrambled eggs, bacon & sausage, pancakes, toast (whole wheat or white)


Duck Drop

Ducks are $5 each or 3 for $10

Contact: Cindy at 902-471-6079 to purchase.

11:00 AM

Children's Parade

Island View High School (Parking Lot)

Preregistration required. Contact: Rhonda Naugle-Gilby 902-404-2741

1:00 PM

Ed Berglund Horseshoe Tournament

Royal Canadian Legion (1314 Main Rd)

Preregistration begins at 12:00 PM. Contact: 903-465-3700

4:00 PM

Deadline for Scavenger Hunt entries.

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Take out Cold Plate Supper 4-6 pm

Royal Canadian Legion

Cost: $12 /Children (under 10) $6

Potato salad, coleslaw, pasta salad, cold meats, roll & dessert

Preorder: 902 465-370

8:00 PM

Music by Paul & Damien

Livestreamed by Seaside FM Facebook

Sunday, August 8

1:00 pm

Car Show/Parade

This parade travels through the community from the Eastern Passage Commons ballfields (1824 Caldwell Rd) through Cow Bay and ends at the Legion. To ensure safe health practices, we will adhere to social distancing guidelines.

Contact: Tom Harmes –

Ecumenical Service

St. Peter’s Church

Limited seating. To register contact: 902–580-7629.