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Recent Kentville News

Grand Street Parade to be held in Kentville for 2017 Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival

Posted on March 7, 2017

The Town of Kentville and the Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival are excited to announce the location of the Grand Street Parade has been finalized for 2017.  In a joint press release from the Town of Kentville and the Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival it was announced late in the afternoon on Tuesday March 7th that the Grand Street parade will be hosted in the Town of Kentville. Read More »

Town of Kentville Public Hearing

Posted on March 2, 2017

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Town of Kentville on Thursday March 16, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Council Chambers, 354 Main Street, Kentville Nova Scotia, will hold a PUBLIC HEARING on Councils intention to approve a Map Amendment Read More »

Special Thanks to Harlon Wood!

Posted on February 23, 2017

The Town of Kentville would like to recognize Harlon Wood for all the work he has put into organizing the Devil’s Half Acre motorcycle event happening in June!  His leadership and passion for bikes and for Kentville is so important to starting something fresh and successful!  To learn more about Harlon’s work on this event, please visit a recent article in the Kings Register or visit his Facebook Event Page.

Thank you Harlon! Read More »

Kentville Hosting 85th Apple Blossom Events

Posted on February 16, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 16, 2017

RE: Kentville Hosting 85th Apple Blossom Events

KENTVILLE, NOVA SCOTIA – The Town of Kentville received notice today from the Apple Blossom Festival’s Vice President & Publicity (Interim President), Alxys Chamberlain that the Grand Street Parade will be relocated to the Village of New Minas. Read More »

Weekend of Winter 2017

Posted on February 6, 2017

Kentville weekend of winter is a great time to get outside in the middle of February and enjoy the beautiful, fun winter adventures right in Kentville!  This year, our Weekend of Winter also includes the first ever Miners Marsh Pond Hockey Classic!  Register here for the tournament on February 18th.

For more details, visit our Facebook events page!

Congratulations to Kentville’s Ben Hewins!

Posted on January 24, 2017

This January, the Town of Kentville would like to recognize Ben Hewins for outstanding achievements in the sport of cycling!  In 2016 he raced in over 15 events and had many 1st and 2nd place finishes.  Ben is currently living in Girona, Spain training with other international teams through the winter.  He is working hard and his Kentville community is behind him all the way!  Read More »

Kentville receives building donation

Posted on December 21, 2016

The Town of Kentville received an early Christmas present this month in the form of a donation of a well-known downtown landmark building.  The estate of the late Doug Macdonald donated the building at 34 Cornwallis, also known locally as the “Calkin Building” to the Town of Kentville with the idea that the Town could best facilitate its future use.  Read More »