Located in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, Richmond County is ideally located on the East Coast of North America!
The St. Peter's Canal bisects Richmond County by joining the Atlantic Ocean with the World Renowned Sailing Destination of the Bras d'Or Lakes.
Acadian, Scottish, Irish and Mi'kmaq cultures create a kaleidoscope of rich cultural activities for all to enjoy. Whether you are enjoying Richmond's many Acadian festivals, singing along at a local Milling Frolic or taking part in age old ceremonies with the native community of Chapel Island; Richmond County has something for every taste.
The sun is warm, birds are singing and it feels like summer has arrived. Let's all enjoy the sights, sounds and
smells of of the season and take time to appreciate our good fortune to live on beautiful Cape Breton Island.