We would like to suggest a few links that may be of interest when you are planning your visit to the Ceilidh.

To learn more about our town's history:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liverpool,_Nova_Scotia

To learn more about the sights and attractions in our town:
https://www.queens.ca/


Travelling information and directions
 

To Liverpool from all points in Nova Scotia
 
Town of Yarmouth is 102 miles (164 kms) west.

The town of Digby is 85 miles (136 kms) northwest.

Halfax is 88 miles (142 kms) East. 

Ferry services run daily from  Saint John, N.B. to Digby.



Save time, fuel and hours behind the wheel on your next journey from Saint John,  New Brunswick to Digby, Nova Scotia aboard the MV Fundy Rose. Spend less time driving and more time relaxing with a variety of onboard amenities and incredible views of the world famous Bay of Fundy.

If you decide to travel to Nova Scotia by ferry from Saint John, NB to Degby, NS, you can receive a discount  of 15% on your fare between September 27th through October 12th.  This discount is available for one-way and return travel.  This offer cannot be combined with any other offers.  Book online at ferries.ca or by phone 1-877-762-7345, using the promo code "IUCNS"


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Directions to guide you along the way:

From the Halifax Airport to Liverpool
 

From the airport – take the exit marked “Halifax/Dartmouth-Highway 102 South (at the 1.8 kilometer mark)
 
At the 10.9 kilometer mark-while on Highway #102 South-stay to the right-exit  marked “Halifax/Bedford/Sackville-highway 102 to Highway 103 West” – DO NOT take the Halifax/Dartmouth exit to the left.
 
At the 34.3 kilometer mark-take Exit 1A to the right (off of Highway 102 south)  which says Highway #103 West – to Peggy’s Cove/South Shore/Yarmouth
 
You are now on Highway #103 West – Travel for 169 kilometers on Highway #103 West until you reach Exit #19
 
Take Exit #19 (off #103 West) – go to the stop sign – you are now at Highway 8  – turn left to Liverpool
 



 

Another entry point is the Trans Canada Highway into Amherst, N.S.
 



 

Transportation from the Airport to Liverpool:

The roads in Nova Scotia are unbelievably quiet and unhurried.Driving is a
breeze - if you rent a car you will be able to take a little look at this
beautiful province while you are here.  Secondly, if you post your
arrival/departure times on the facebook page for the event (or on this guest
book), you may be able to join forces with other ukesters arriving around
the same time. And thirdly, there are shuttle services running from the
airport to the south shore:
 
Shuttles:  Shuttle #1 runs a service to Liverpool from/to Halifax airport.
Contact: Tel 354 4268 or 646 1178.
 
There is also: http://www.thecloudnineshuttle.com/ which runs the length of
the south shore stopping at points along the way.
 
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