Annual Lighting of the Vessels

December 7, 2019

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YuleTide in Lunenburg “Lighting of the Vessels” 

Saturday December 7 from 6-9pm 

Local restaurant food Vendors and Chocolatier 

Kiddie Theodore Dory Train Ride - Free 

Sponsored by Francis’s Independent Grocer & Dept of Natural Resources 

Marshmallow Roast: by cash donation, proceeds to the "Nova Scotia Firefighters Benevolent Fund". 

Sponsored by Lunenburg Foodland & monitored by Lunenburg & Area Fire Department 

Stuff the Trailer: Non-perishable food items accepted Proceeds to Local Food bank Sponsored by D. Risser’s Construction 

Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic Lighting of the Vessels & Tree Lighting at 6:30 pm 

Christmas Carol sing-along on the waterfront from 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm


Inside the Museum from 6 pm to 9 pm

Children’s Face painting by the amazing Jeanie Ramey- Free 

Gingerbread House, gingerbread man photo op 

Santa is coming to the Lighting of the Vessels at 7 pm 

Frosty the Snowman sponsored by Merlin Corkum’s Towing & Recycling Center ( a recycled tire project)  

Salt Store Gift Shop Open December 6 & 7 from 3 pm to 9 pm *20% off Store wide   *excluding already reduced items. Great selection of gift items and decorations for Christmas 

Museum 1st floor open to public 


Fireworks over Lunenburg Harbour at 8 pm 

Sponsored by the LBOT & many community minded businesses