Shop Local: Antigonish By Choice

“The Shop Local: Antigonish By Choice holiday campaign encourages Antigonish residents to shop locally this holiday season. Antigonish offers a diverse range of businesses, services, and independent artisans that contribute to the overall well-being of our community. Simply put, shopping local has a massive multiplier effect on our local economy that results in many positive spinoffs,” said Owen McCarron, Warden of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish.

To read the full media release, visit: Shop Local Antigonish By Choice Campaign Launch

Be sure to follow the Antigonish By Choice Facebook event for updates and contest details!

Winter Parking Regulations

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish wishes to advise that from December 1, 2018 to April 15, 2019, Winter Parking Regulations will be in effect for roads and streets under its jurisdiction.  During this period, parking of vehicles on Read More…

Garbage Collection Schedule – Christmas & New Years

Please note that the Beech Hill Solid Waste Resource Management Facility located at 1356 Beech Hill Road will be closed on the following days: Tuesday, December 25, 2018 Wednesday, December 26, 2018 Tuesday, January 1, 2019 Garbage, Organics and Recyclables Read More…


Antigonish County has something to offer everyone – residents, visitors and business owners alike – from its spectacular scenery to its strategic location.


Here, you will find a competitive business environment, state-of-the-art educational facilities, regional health-care facilities, a vibrant arts and cultural community and a wide range of sport and recreational opportunities. Click on the menu items above to learn more about living in, visiting or doing business in Antigonish County.