Latest News

May 25 2015

Canadian Blood Services will host a blood donor clinic in the Bear Head Conference Rm. on June 22 & 23.  For more information or to book a donation appointment, please call 1-888-2DONATE or visit online at:


Lennie Gallant - Coming to the Shannon Studio on Sat. May 23rd, 8:00pm.  Tickets can be purchased at the PHCC Box Office (902)625-2591 or online at Online Ticket Sales

The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is centrally located for meetings, conferences and events.  We offer the highest quality meeting rooms, complimentary wireless connectivity, and are able to accommodate groups of all sizes.

Our in-house catering can be designed to suit your meeting needs, with accommodations within easy walking distance.

Please review our facilities, and contact us to explore how our experienced staff can help you plan your meeting.

The Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is a state of the art facility serving residents, tourists, and the business community of Port Hawkesbury, NS, Canada and the surrounding area.  The Centre is a truly 'green building' that utilizes design and construction innovations to make it more efficient and easier on the environment and its users.

Please review our website, and be sure to take some time to check out our facilities, events, amenities, services and contact us to explore how we can help you!



Upcoming Events
May 7 2015

The 9th Annual Student Art Show is scheduled this month for the J. Franklin Wright Gallery location in the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.  The Gallery committee is very pleased to once again present the works of our local students, coming from SAERC and RECA.  The opening reception will be held on May 7th at 7pm.  Light refreshments will be served. 

The Gallery is open Monday - Friday: 4-10pm and Sat. & Sun. from 10-4pm.

May 30 2015

The 41st Annual Port Hawkesbury Highland Dance Competition will take place in the Bear Head Conference Room on May 30th beginning at 9:00am, doors open at 8:00am.  We are pleased to welcome esteemed judges from Michigan and Ontario.  The competition will feature over 150 highland dancers from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.  Canteen services will be available.  Admission is $3.00

Jun 13 2015
The Strait Area’s 6th Annual Walk the Walk for Autism, raising awareness and support for the 1000’s of Nova Scotians living with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  For more details, visit: and click on Location: Port Hawkesbury 

Registration will begin at 9:00am