Highland Village Museum Holds Codfish Supper

Tourism, Culture and Heritage (To Jan. 7)

August 19, 2008 2:23 PM

Treat yourself to a delicious codfish supper at the Highland Village in Iona on Saturday, Aug. 23. This traditional Cape Breton meal includes potatoes, curds, chow, bacon scraps, tea, coffee, biscuits and cookies.

The dinner is $15 for adults and $8 for children. Hot dogs are available for $2. The supper is 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine, in the tuning room.

Arrive early and experience the outdoor display of Gaelic life in Nova Scotia. Explore period buildings, visit with costumed interpreters, witness re-enactments of the Gael's day-to-day activities and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Bras d'Or Lakes.

For more information on this event or other programs, call
902-725-2272, e-mail highlandvillage@gov.ns.ca, or visit our site at http://highlandvillage.museum.gov.ns.ca


FOR BROADCAST USE:

     Highland Village Museum in Iona, is holding its popular

codfish supper on Saturday, August 23rd. Enjoy a traditional Cape

Breton codfish meal with all the trimmings. The dinner is $15 for

adults and $8 for children, and hot dogs are available upon

request for $2.

     The supper will take place from 3 P-M to 6 P-M, rain or

shine the tuning room. Arrive early to experience the outdoor

historic demonstrations of Gaelic life in Nova Scotia.

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Media Contacts: Jim Watson
                Highland Village Museum
                902-725-2272
                E-mail: watsonjb@gov.ns.ca

                Crystal MacNeil
                Highland Village Museum
                902-725-2272
                E-mail: highlandvillage@gov.ns.ca