Blissfully Baking Cupcakes | Tyne Valley Teas & Co.

Blissfully Baking Cupcakes | Tyne Valley Teas & Co.

Embrace the art of cupcake decoration and indulge in the delightful British tradition of cream tea at our Blissfully Baking Cupcakes event!

Join us at Tyne Valley Teas & Co. along the beautiful North Cape Coastal Drive. It’s an enchanting experience that’s part masterclass, part English high tea. Learn how to bake and create your own picture-perfect cupcakes, experimenting with fondant to craft unique 3-D images.

Whether you’re an aspiring pastry chef or just enjoy dabbling in the kitchen, our professional bakers will guide you through the process, ensuring you leave with new skills and scrumptiously designed cupcakes.

But the enjoyment doesn’t end there! Following your baking extravaganza, wind down with a traditional cream tea. Savor the taste of freshly-baked scones, lovingly slathered with clotted cream and jam, all while sipping on our finest selection of locally-sourced teas. It’s the perfect moment to relax, chat, and admire the fruits of your labour.

Don’t miss this culinary journey amidst the stunning backdrop of the North Cape Coastal Drive. It’s more than a baking class – it’s a delectable experience that speaks to the heart of a food lover.

This event is suitable for visitors of all ages, so come and add a sprinkle of creativity and a dollop of fun to your holiday!

Date & Time: Please refer to our website for upcoming sessions.

Location: Tyne Valley Teas & Co.

Booking: Advanced booking is recommended due to limited availability.

Don’t miss out on this fantastic, culinary opportunity to bake, create, relax, and indulge while enjoying the beautiful landscapes of the North Cape. We look forward to welcoming you at Tyne Valley Teas & Co.

Be an Alpaca Farmer | Green Gable Alpacas

Be an Alpaca Farmer | Green Gable Alpacas

Ever dreamt of being an alpaca farmer for a day? This summer, embrace a unique opportunity to work alongside seasoned professionals at the Green Gable Alpacas farm. Learn first-hand about the daily tasks involved in alpaca care and the essentials for a successful annual harvest.

Join us every second Friday starting July 8th, through July and August. Expect a fully immersive three-hour experience that allows you to interact closely with our friendly alpacas. Participation involves routine daily chores and learning more about these fascinating creatures and their care.

This event, classified under Arts/Crafts, will delight any animal lover and is a wonderful chance to capture some memorable holiday photos. For reservations, either book online or call us directly at 1-902-303-0647. You can also reach out to us via email at

Note that to ensure personalized attention and safety, we have limited slots per session: a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 4 participants. The fee is $75 per person, plus HST, and due to the nature of the tasks involved, this event is not recommended for children aged 13 and under.

For more information, visit our website at Discover the fun and joy of alpaca farming at Green Gable Alpacas!

Date: Every second Friday, starting July 8 through July and August

Booking: Reservations required. Book online or by phone: 1-902-303-0647

Price: $75 per person + HST

Age Limit: Not recommended for ages 13 and under

Group Size: Minimum 2, Maximum 4 participants per session


Play in Clay | Island Stoneware

Play in Clay | Island Stoneware

Unleash your inner artisan at our exclusive ‘Play in Clay’ event, hosted by Island Stoneware. This engaging pottery workshop allows you to shape and decorate your own slab pottery under the expert guidance of our seasoned artisans. You’ll have the chance to dive deep into the fascinating process of pottery production, all while soaking in the captivating environment of the North Cape coastal drive.

Your journey begins with a block of clay, but who knows what inspiration will strike? Perhaps the serene landscape, the tranquil waters, or the community’s warm and welcoming atmosphere will guide your hands to create something truly unique.

Details of the event:

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Cost: $75 per person plus HST (Harmonized Sales Tax)
  • Group size: Minimum of 4 people, maximum of 12
  • Note: Additional shipping costs may apply to receive your finished product

To register for this immersive experience or to seek more information, feel free to reach out to us at:

Explore your creative potential with Island Stoneware and take home more than just memories from your visit to the North Cape. We look forward to welcoming you and inspiring your creativity.

Quillwork on Birchbark | Experience Lennox Island

Quillwork on Birchbark | Experience Lennox Island

Join us at Lennox Island this summer for an immersive hands-on experience that invites you to dive into the rich cultural history of the Mi’kmaq peoples. Our event – “Quillwork on Birchbark” offers a unique opportunity to learn, create, and connect.

Explore the ancient art of quillwork, a traditional Mi’kmaq craft, under the patient guidance of a local Indigenous artisan. Choose your materials and carefully craft your decorative birchbark circle. This beautiful piece of art will be yours to take home as a memory of your encounter with Mi’kmaq culture.


  • Event runs from June 14 to September 23
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: $75 per person
  • Age limit: Not recommended for children under 9 years of age
  • Group size: Minimum 4 people
  • Advance booking is required to secure your spot.

We look forward to welcoming you to Lennox Island for this memorable experience. To book or for any further information, please feel free to reach us at:

Contact Person: Jamie Thomas
Phone: 1-902-831-3109

Experience Lennox Island – a journey into history, art, and culture. We can’t wait to share our heritage with you!

The Beat of the Drum | Experience Lennox Island

The Beat of the Drum | Experience Lennox Island

Delve into the rich cultural heritage of the Mi’kmaq people through a unique hands-on drum making experience. This summer, join a skilled Indigenous Artisan on a fascinating journey into the significance of the hand drum in the Mi’kmaq culture.

From June 14th to September 23rd, on weekdays, immerse yourself in the rhythms and resonances of the Mi’kmaq people. You’ll assemble the drum base and expertly weave moosehide to craft your very own drum, a tangible memento of this authentic cultural encounter.

Each session lasts approximately 4 hours, providing ample time to absorb the artisan’s teachings, participate in the crafting process, and truly connect with this vital aspect of Mi’kmaq tradition.

To ensure a rich and personal experience, spaces must be booked in advance.

The experience is priced at $85 per person. Please note, given the level of concentration and dexterity required, we do not recommend this experience for children under 8 years of age.

Contact Information:
For more information or to secure your booking, please reach out to Jamie Thomas at 1-902-831-3109 or via email at You may also visit for further details about this and other activities.

Lennox Island, as part of the breathtaking North Cape Coastal Drive. Come for the drum-making experience, stay for the captivating natural beauty and warm hospitality that our island has to offer.

Embark on this extraordinary journey with us – feel the beat of the drum, the heartbeat of our culture.