2018 Festival Theme: "Honoured By History - Inspired By Change"

Full Schedule of 2018 ABF Events

As events are scheduled, the website will be updated. Please check back often!

Valley Vines

Saturday, April 28, 2018 6pm - 9pm

Location: Wolfville Farmer's Market

A wine pairing night like no others! Get a taste of what Nova Scotia has to offer with Valley Vines! Featuring 100% Nova Scotian wines and foods.

$35 in advance
$40 at the door

6 wine pairings – with purchase of additional pairing tickets available
Souvenir wine glass


Would you like to be a vendor at this event? We’d love to have you! Email Katie at avabfevents@gmail.com

Opening Ceremonies

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 7:00pm

Location: TBA

Admission is free.

Blossom Food Truck Party

Thursday, May 24, 2018 4pm - 8pm

Location: Louis Millet Community Complex

Free Will offering

Come out a try different food trucks and food from all over Nova Scotia. Fun for the whole family and perfect for all ages! Grab some fun food, listen to music with K-Rock on site all night, or head to the park and enjoy your food!

Blossom Brew Night

Thursday, May 24, 2018 5pm - 9pm

Location: Louis Millet Community Complex

Get a taste of what the valley has to offer with local beer, ciders and spirits!

$25 in advance
$30 at the door

Tickets Include:
6 drink tickets – additional tickets available for sale
Souvenir Glass

Vendors participating:

-Shoolhouse Brewery
-Annapolis Cider Company
-Saltbox Brewing
-Lunn’s Mill Brew Co.
-Chain Yard Cider
-Nine Locks Brew Company
-Meander River Farm Brewery
-Tiders Craft Beer


If you’d like to be vendor at this event please email Katie at avabfevents@gmail.com

Valley Tea

Thursday, May 24, 2018 7pm

Location: TBA

Join us as we hear the leadership candidates present their speeches. Refreshments will be served and wonderful entertainment will be featured.

Coronation of Annapolisa LXXXVI

Friday, May 25, 2018 7:15pm

Location: Acadia University Convocation Hall

Admission: $12 for adults, $6 for children.


89.3 K-Rock Birthday Bash & ABF Fireworks

Friday, May 25, 2018

Location: Kentville, NS

Family Square

Saturday, May 26, 2018 8am - 4pm

Location: Centre Square, Kentville, NS

Come join us in Centre Square on Parade Day for tons of family friendly activities!

Did you know there are several vendors who line up along the parade route and in Centre Square each year? We hope to see you there!

Antique Car Show & BBQ

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Location: Berwick, NS

Valley Tour

Location: Annapolis Valley