2019 PRACS Guide Map by CATEGORIES


ART + CRAFT

#2   MARITIME PAINTED SALTBOX    265 Petite Rivière Road, Petite Rivière 

Contemporary Fine, Fun, Folk Art & Art Furniture by artists Tom Alway & Peter Blais. The gallery is a destination and a designated gem in the Lunenburg County Region. Celebrating our 21st season in 2019.Open all year. May: Thurs-Sun: 10-5pm. June-Oct 15 daily: 10-5pm; or by chance/appointment   (902) 693-1544/1-877-624-4513  www.paintedsaltbox.com


#3   RIVER HOUSE RUG HOOKING   36 Petite Rivière Road, Petite Rivière 

Rug hooking studio offering supplies, workshops and gallery of finished works for sale. Events and exhibitions will be advertised on facebook page.  Open by appointment      (902) 527-6405  Facebook


#6   VISIENTÉ STUDIO GALLERY    34 Green Bay Road, Petite Rivière 

Visienté Studio Gallery (formerly Spirit Speak) Fine Art Photography by Cheryl Hassen (guide map cover photo) featuring spectacular images of untouched rock formations of NS.  Spirit Speak medicine sticks and stones. June-Nov: 10-5pm Closed most Mondays; open by chance/appointment year-round  (902) 999-2378  www. visiente.com


#7   MARINER CRAFT     Corner Green Bay Road & Drew’s Hill Road, Petite Rivière 

Former 1892 general store. We make sagged bubble glass, leather goods and wire jewelry. We also carry pottery, pewter, woodwork, soap, cards, and books. Glass and pottery seconds sale: July-August. May 18-Nov 17: Daily 10-5pm; or by chance/appt  (902) 688-2667  marinercraft.business.site 


#11   DOCKSIDE WOODCRAFT    21 Tumblin Road, Bell Island 

Handcrafted rustic chairs, tables, benches, wreaths, stars, garden items fashioned from split wood, drift wood, rocks, shells, lobster traps and other reused items. Follow fish sign to Bell Island Boathouse. June-Oct: Daily 10-6pm (902) 688-2304 www.msmithart.com 


#16   KAS STONE PHOTOGRAPHIC ART     3982 Hwy 331, Dublin Shore 

Photographic art inspired by our wild coastal scenery and picturesque communities, available as numbered- edition prints, crafted using 100% archival materials.  May-Sept: When OPEN flag is flying; off-season by appt  (902) 523-5300  www.kasstone.ca 


#19   WESTCOTE BELL POTTERY & ARTWORKS    3447 Hwy 331, LaHave 

Filled to the brim with functional tableware, decorative tiles, lamps, washbasins, sculptures, paintings, and prints. Visitors can watch pottery being made, see a large open kiln and enjoy views of the LaHave River. June 1-Oct 15: Daily, 9-6pm; Oct 16-May 31: Fri-Tues 9:30-5pm; or by appointment  (902) 693-2042  www.westcotebellpottery.com 


#20   HEART TO HAND STUDIO    3440 Hwy 331, LaHave

Inspired by organic form, colour and texture found in the beauty of our natural world, our gallery features one of a kind art jewelry, stone sculptures, paintings and hand painted scarves. We look forward to your visit! June-Oct 15: Thurs-Mon 10-5pm; or by chance/appt  (902) 693-2020 www.hearttohand.ca 


#22   LAHAVE CRAFT CO-OP   3421 Hwy 331, LaHave (in Bakery building)

Representing over 30 local artisans working in a wide variety of materials, the Co-op offers many unique and exclusive items. We are a must see.  Mother’s Day weekend - mid-Oct: Daily 10-5pm  (902) 688-2724  Facebook


#25   SQUARE PEG GALLERY    3300 Hwy 331, LaHave

This season I am working on landscape and installation sculptures. I will be engineering my own giant “metal threads.” Weather/design elements permitting, I will work outdoors.  Fri-Tues: 10-5pm; or by chance/appointment.  (902) 693-2012


#27   LAHAVE LEAVES & GARDEN ART    2206 Hwy 331, West LaHave 

Concrete leaves sculpted on native and tropical varieties; hollow spheres, planters, mushrooms, free- standing sculptures, whimsical bears and “live” rocks!  Drop by any time to see something unique.  (902) 693-2181  www.maggi-ansell.com 


#28   HENRIETTE’S FIBER ART STUDIO     2142 Hwy 331, West LaHave 

Offering a large selection of hooked, felted, crochet, and mixed fiber art pieces. From small ornaments, driftwood sea life, purses, tea cozies to hooked floor mats. Custom orders welcome. Open year-round by chance/appointment  (902) 693-2102  www.henriettemaier.ca 


#30   SATTLER’S STAINED GLASS STUDIO LTD.   2102 Hwy 331, West LaHave

Stained glass design, fabrication and restoration studio offering infinite design possibilities for any stained glass project in your home, business or church.  Mon-Fri: 9-5 pm; Sat-Sun: By appointment  (902) 688-1156; 1-866-724-5515  www.sattlerglass.com


#38   SEA PORT GIFTS & TREASURES    1627 Port Medway Road, Port Medway 

Offering a large variety of home décor, nautical items, souvenirs, and gifts for all ages. We also carry a selection of items made by local artists. Open Daily; Summer: 10-5pm; Winter: 11-4pm  (902) 514-1330  Facebook


#39   PORT MEDWAY ART & DESIGN   Port Medway Road, Port Medway 

Contemporary photography, painting, and design. Vintage/contemporary housewares – many made on premises or by local craftspeople. Custom work available.  July-September  (416) 433-3706  Facebook


MUSEUM + ANTIQUES

#10   LAHAVE ISLANDS MARINE MUSEUM   100 LaHave Island Road, Bell Island 

Located in the former United Church, this museum features artifacts, memorabilia, as well as local history and fishery. Special 2019 photo exhibit by Mary Smith on the rugged beauty of LaHave Islands.  June 1- Sept 1: Daily 10-5pm; free admission (902) 688-2973 www.lahaveislandsmarinemuseum.ca 


#13   JAN MARCH ANTIQUES   4863 Hwy 331, Crescent Beach  

25+ Years of experience in sourcing antique NS & South Shore area hooked mats, furniture, silver, and other smalls.  May holiday weekend - Labour Day: Thurs-Sun 11-5pm             (902) 688-2423 www.jemarch@ca.inter.net


#18   FORT POINT MUSEUM   100 Fort Point Road, LaHave 

National Historic Site with museum and grounds, all on Mi’kmaq lands. Exploring 400-years of local history with exhibits and summer displays. Gift shop.  June - Sept: Daily 10-5pm (902) 688-1632  www.fortpointmuseum.com 


#24   LAHAVE LANDING ANTIQUES   3352 Hwy 331, LaHave

Antique furniture and custom furniture orders taken.  Maritime artifacts, photography, mid-century accessories, textiles, lighting, folk art, and historical books of the Atlantic provinces. May-Oct: Most days, 11-5pm


FOOD + DRINK

#1   PETITE RIVIÈRE VINEYARDS   1300 Italy Cross Road, Crousetown

A French style winery with gardens & views of the vineyards. Enjoy a wine tasting or experience a daily "Ultimate Tour & Wine Tasting"! (reservations required). We host concerts, art shows & special events. Venue available for private parties, weddings & corporate events.  May-Nov: Daily 11-5pm; Dec-April: 12-4pm  (902) 693-3033 www.petiterivierevineyards.ca


#5   PETITE RIVIERE GENERAL STORE    5752 Hwy 331, Petite Rivière 

Vintage General Store with Gas, groceries, baked goods, fresh vegetables, ice cream, coffee, Lotto, ATM, Wi-Fi, NSLC. June 28-Sept 8: Mon-Thurs: 8am-8pm; Fri-Sat: 8am-9pm; Sun: 9am-7pm. Sept 9-June 27: Mon-Sat: 8am-8pm Sun: 9am-6pm    (902)693-2124  www.petiterivieregeneralstore.com


#8   MACLEOD’S CANTEEN    542 Green Bay Road, Green Bay 

Fresh haddock, clams, scallops, chowders, soups, sandwiches, salads, and desserts including ice cream. Coffee and tea. Enjoy beach and ocean views from inside our restaurant, on the deck, or take-out to the beach. June 30-Labour Day: Daily 11-9pm (902)329-2240; 902-688-2042 www.macleodcottages.ca 


#12   BEACHSIDE PIZZA AND MARKET LTD   5048 Hwy 331, Crescent Beach

Great pizza, ice cream, coffee, baked goods, groceries and convenience goods. July-Aug: Daily 11-9pm. May/June/Sept/Oct: See FB (902) 693-2194  Facebook


#14   PLOUGHMAN’S LUNCH    4645 Hwy 331, West Dublin 

Serving handmade French pastries, espresso, light lunches, fine groceries, local produce, homemade ice cream, cheese, yogurt and meats from our own herd of water buffalo. June-Oct: Daily 9-5pm; weekends until Christmas  (902) 521-3571; (902) 531-5371 Facebook


#21   LAHAVE BAKERY    3421 Hwy 331, LaHave 

LaHave Bakery is famous for fresh bread, baked goods, fresh local greens, jams, organic meats, and other groceries.  Delicious breakfast, lunch, and takeout menu.  Best espresso south of the city. Summer: Daily, 8:30-6:30pm/Sun brunch 9-1pm  (902) 688-2908  www.lahavebakery.com 


#29   WEST LAHAVE JUICE YARD    2142 Hwy 331, West LaHave

Sweet apple cider and juice pressed from local and Annapolis Valley apples available in 5L and 10L bag-in-boxes. Free tasting of all juices. Open year-round by chance/appointment.(902) 693-2102  dieter.maier@hotmail.com 


#33   THE BLARNEY STONE RESTAURANT   16339 Hwy 103, Hebbs Cross 

Licensed family restaurant with a diverse menu offering East Coast favourites such as haddock and chips, scallops, lobster poutine, lobster sandwiches, burgers, and chowder. Satisfying portions and friendly service.  May to mid-Oct: 11-8pm; mid-Oct to April: 11-7pm  (902) 543-6229  www.blarneystonerestaurant.ca 


#34    BOB & THE BOYS FARM MARKET LTD   16554 Hwy 103, Hebbs Cross  

Farm Market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy, and ice cream. New greenhouse with veggie & flower transplants, hanging baskets, and lots of interesting finds!  May-Oct. Spring: 8:30-7pm; Summer: Mon-Wed 8:30-8pm, Thurs-Sun 8:30-9pm; Fall: 8:30-7pm     (902) 543-8250  www.bobandtheboys.com


#36   RIVERBANK GENERAL STORE & CAFE    8 Medway River Road, Mill Village 

General store offering fresh local produce, meats, coffee, and our own baked goods. Local crafts and great finds in our Gift Shop. Store/Gift Shop: Daily 8- 8pm; Café: April-Dec: Tues-Sun 9-2:30pm; Wed Dinner 5:30-7:30pm (902)677-2013  Facebook


#37   THE PORT GROCER, CAFÉ & ART SPACE    1615 Port Medway Road, Port Medway  

Community hub with local food, products, and services. Fair-trade coffee, GF & V options, licensed. Winter: 9-5pm; Café: Mon-Sat: 11-2:30pm; Sunday Brunch/Market 10-2pm, Thurs-Sat Dinner: 5-9pm (Summer), Fri Pub Night: 6-10pm (Year Round)  (902) 677-2884  www.theportgrocer.ca 


ACCOMODATION

#9   GREEN BAY RV PARK       698 Green Bay Road

Oceanside and lakeside seasonal RV campground. Offering 15 full-service sites. Call for this year’s rate. May 21-Oct 8  (902) 529-0050 / (902) 298-9755  


#26   TOBA’S BED & BREAKFAST    4952 Hwy 332, East LaHave 

A relaxing waterfront home offering sunsets, homemade breakfasts, a cozy veranda, AC, Wi-Fi, and minutes away from beaches, maritime cuisine and art galleries. All bedrooms have private bathrooms. Choose sea-view King room or a quaint Queen room. April-Oct.   1-833-TOBAS-BB  www.tobasbnb.com 


#32   LIGHTHOUSE MOTEL & COTTAGES   1101 Hwy 331, Conquerall Bank – Pleasantville

Newly-restored 1950’s motel features a 3-unit cottage, 2-brm cottage, and 11-unit drive-up motel with kitchenettes and A/C. The grounds offer a private beach, boat launch, fire pit, BBQ grills, picnic tables, Adirondack chairs and a playground. Dogs welcome! May 1-Oct 31 (902) 543-8151  www.lighthousemotel.ca


#35   WHITE POINT BEACH RESORT   75 White Point Beach Resort Road, White Point

Explore our ‘Gallery’ (AKA Gift Shop) with works by local NS artists. Pottery and paintings, folk and fabric art, books, carvings, and more. For the 2019 Year of the Lobster, sink your claws into lobster fishing-inspired works. Explore an Art Show or our Sea’spired Sculpture Show!  Open daily/year-round  (800) 565-5068  www.whitepoint.com


ADVENTURES + MORE

#4   PETITE PET HOSPITAL & WELLNESS CENTRE   15 Petite Rivière Road, Petite Rivière

Full service animal hospital, including surgery, internal medicine, dentistry, X-rays & ultrasound, parasite prevention, nutrition, and geriatric care. Emergency and some mobile services available.  Mon-Fri: 8-6pm, Sun: 2-6pm  (902) 693-9393  www.petitepetvet.com


#15   CAPE LAHAVE ADVENTURES    90 Bells Cove Road, Dublin Shore

Unforgettable paddling experiences offering sea kayak and stand-up paddleboard (SUP) tours, rentals, Paddle Canada instruction, multi-day expeditions, and paddle and yoga getaways on the south shore.  Daily May-Oct, reservations recommended. (902) 693-2023 www.capelahaveadventures.ca  


#17   DANCING FLOWERS GARDEN     3684 Hwy 331, LaHave 

Offering fresh seasonal produce and micro-greens grown naturally without using GMO seeds, pesticides, or herbicides.  Summer Only: Market cart will be out front daily when produce is available, and signs will list our selections. (902) 693-2112  www.dancingflowersgarden.com 


#23   LAHAVE RIVER BOOKS   3421 Hwy 331, LaHave

Located in the LaHave Bakery building, we offer free books, gently used books and new books hand- picked for our customers. Relax and enjoy the view of the LaHave River, or play a tune on our piano. Daily 10-5pm  (902) 688-2908  Facebook 


#31   VILLAGE NURSERY    430 New Cumberland Road, Pleasantville

Full garden centre with annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, trees and shrubs. Experience the beautiful greenhouses and display gardens. Helpful advice always available. Operating for 41-years.  April 20-May 10: 8-5pm; May 11-June 29: 8-7pm; June 30-Sept: 28 8-5pm  (902) 543-5649  www.villagenursery.ca 


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