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Shipyard's Landing

The Citizens' Bandstand

Located In Bridgewater
Where To Find Us
King St
Bridgewater, NS
Areas Served Lunenburg County
Phone 902-543-2274
Mailing Address c/o Bridgewater Parks, Recreation and Culture Department 
60 Pleasant St 
Bridgewater, NS B4V 3X9
Fax 902-543-6876
Description & Services
In 1998 Shipyard's Landing Park developed on former Acadia Gas Engines site, located on the south end King Street. 
Shipyard's Landing has a boat ramp and public wharf.  
This green expanse also provides a venue for summertime concerts and outdooe events and fairs. 
This park has become an attraction for families and visitors as it offers an expansive view of the LaHave River.  
People use this park for picnics, playing and walking.  
The park has a boat launch and day boat docking facilities.  
Access to the river for canoeing, kayaking, sailing and power boating has been truly enhanced by the creation of this park.  
Shipyards Landing has become the preferred location for many special events.  
The Bridgewater Fire Department has contributed to the park by constructing The Citizens' Bandstand at Shipyards Landing. To book the band stand please contact the Town of Bridgewater department of Parks, Recreation and Culture.
Dates The 2015 performance dates (all Wednesdays) are as follows: 
July 8, 15, 29 
August 12, 26 
Hope to see you there! 
Special Information
Tags Boat Launch ; Canoe/Kayak ; Park ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect