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Travel to Festival Antigonish

Festival Antigonish is located in the town of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. The town is home to St. Francis Xavier University and the oldest continuous Highland games outside Scotland. It is approximately 160 kilometres northeast of Halifax, the provincial capital. Approximately 2 hours from the Halifax airport, 2 hours and 15 minutes from the Newfoundland Ferry, and one hour from the PEI ferry, Festival Antigonish sits in the heart of Nova Scotia.

A booming tourist location in the summer months, Antigonish offers multiple accommodations within walking distance from the Bauer Theatre as well as a wide variety of restaurants. Plan your visit to Festival Antigonish and explore all that Antigonish has to offer.