World Oceans Day 2017 – June 8 – 11. 

We are currently in the planning stages for World Oceans Day. This year’s events will be held June 8-11th. We will continue to update our site when more information is available.


Our theme for this years World Oceans Day will be: “Our Ocean, Our Future”.
Below is listed the schedule of events planned to date for June 8-11th:

June 8, Thursday: 
Frolic n’ Folk Pub – Bras d’Or Trivia – 8 pm

June 9, Friday:

Iona Legion – Supper and Entertainment – time tbd

June 10, Saturday

Iona Port –  Market at the wharf – time tbd

Highland Village – Biadh is Baile | Highland Fare – 10am – 4pm

Frolic n’Folk Pub – Céilidh from 5- 8 pm

Brach 124 Royal Canadian Legion  – Dance with music by band Full Circle – time 8-12

June 11, Sunday

12-4:30 – World Oceans Day, Iona Port and St. Columba Church Centre to include: food, children’s activities, guest speaker, and demonstrations.

Including: Cape Breton University displays and touch tank, Cape Breastoners Dragonboat Team, Cape Breton Antique and Custom Car Club, North River Kayak Tours, Tai Chi on the beach , Victoria County Bookmobile, Fly Fishing demonstration