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Sponsor – Commodore
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At the heart of Atlantic Canadian communities lies an undeniable magic – a magic that makes every Atlantic Canadian proud to call their community home. Our Festivals and Events Program celebrates that magic, honouring our Atlantic Canadian heritage, and supporting the grassroots festivals and events that have become part of our culture.
Commercial Tent Rentals & Sales Limited is the largest established tent rental company in Eastern Canada. Their first tent was pitched in October of 1985 for a small group in Fredericton, New Brunswick, and since then they have grown steadily. Today, their huge inventory includes everything from tents to all the necessary accessories for a successful outdoor event.
Composites Atlantic Limited specializes in the design, development and manufacture of advanced composite structures and assemblies for the aeronautic, defence and space markets. With over 25 years of experience, CAL has a particularly strong focus on commercial aircrafts with products that include aircraft structural components and control surfaces. Composites Atlantic is vertically integrated offering a wide range of services from conceptual design, material testing and inspection of the final product. Its team of 375+ personnel serves its customer base with experience in project management, engineering, design, development, testing, procurement, quality assurance and manufacturing.
Our newest Commodore sponsor, we welcome Composites Atlantic, one of Lunenburg’s important employers. They are the sponsors of the Gospel Concert on Sunday morning at the Festival.
High Liner Foods Incorporated is one of North America’s largest commodity and value-added seafood companies servicing the Canadian foodservice market. High Liner is one of the largest processors and marketers of prepared seafood and is the leader in frozen value-added products. Our products are sold under High Liner Foodservice Signature®, High Liner Foodservice® and Mirabel® brands.
The company began in 1899 with the founding of W.C. Smith & Company, a salt fish operation located in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. High Liner Foods Incorporated operates secondary processing plants in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Burin, Newfoundland; as well as Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Danvers, Massachusetts.
Knot Pub & Alexander Keith’s
Good company, great food and fine beer awaits you at the Knot Pub — 4 Dufferin Street — where locals go for traditional pub fare and fun. At the Knot Pub you might find live music, trivia night or your long lost friend!
Alexander Keith’s Fine Beers has partnered with The Knot Pub to bring you music at the Knot Pub Wharf venue at the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival. If you are in Halifax, visit the brewery on Lower Water Street for a tour of this historic site.
Nestled in the heart of historic Lunenburg, the Lunenburg Arms welcomes you to savour the sights of our seaside town as we set our focus on providing you with the exceptional customer service experience you deserve.
Whether you’re here for business or for pleasure, ensuring excellence is our mission. It is with this goal that we have designed our world-class facilities, spa treatments, cuisine and accommodations.
SOCAN (the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada) is a not-for-profit organization that represents the Canadian performing rights of millions of Canadian and international music creators and publishers. SOCAN is proud to play a leading role in supporting the long-term success of its more than 100,000 Canadian members, as well as the Canadian music industry.
Through licences, SOCAN gives businesses that use music the freedom to use any music they want, legally and ethically. SOCAN licenses more than 125,000 businesses coast to coast and distributes royalties to its members and peer organizations around the world. SOCAN also distributes royalties to its members for the use of Canadian music around the world in collaboration with its peer societies.
In addition, SOCAN plays a leadership role in mentoring emerging creators on various aspects of the craft and business of music. We also advocate on behalf of our members to ensure that copyright is respected and that creators are appropriately remunerated for the use of their work.
UNESCO Fresco has surpassed becoming the talk of the town and province, but the talk of Canada. This lovely street in the heart of Lunenburg is lined with the Maritimes finest architectural homes artfully re-imagined to provide some of the best dining, shopping, and places to stay in the region. The town is located along Nova Scotia’s scenic South Shore, a stone’s throw from Halifax and a must see when visiting this picturesque province.
The SUBWAY® system is committed to providing a variety of great tasting, nutritious food choices while reducing our environmental footprint and creating a positive influence in the communities we serve around the world. The Lunenburg and Chester SUBWAY® restaurants are owned by local franchisees who have chosen to make Lunenburg their home, and to contribute to its life-force!