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The Community is Invited to a Ceilidh Celebration to Welcome WestJet Encore ~ July 15th; 1-2:30pm!

The Community is invited to a ceilidh celebration to welcome WestJet Encore with Lucy and Stewart MacNeil (from the Barra MacNeils)!
Enjoy some refreshments and enter your name to win a trip for two to any scheduled WestJet destination!
When: Wednesday, July 15th - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Where: Sydney Airport terminal building lobby, 280 Silver Dart Way, Sydney
Donations will be accepted for Hope Air , A national charity that arranges free flights for those cannot afford who need medical expertise or specialization that usually only exist in large urban centres.

Book your flight in/out of Sydney~ fly YQY with Air Canada or WestJet

Air Canada Year Round Service: Toronto - Sydney
Air Jazz Year Round Service: Halifax - Sydney

WestJet Seasonal Service: Toronto - Sydney May 14th - Oct 23, 2015
WestJet Year Round Service Between Sydney and Halifax takes off July 15th, 2015


The Bells of Baddeck Music/Drama in Baddeck this Summer ~ Tickets on Sale Now at

Purchase your tickets now for The Bells of Baddeck music/drama playing July 3 - August 2nd at the Alexander Graham Bell Museum in Baddeck, Cape Breton Island at (click here). Planning made easy: Book your airline ticket to Sydney, Nova Scotia (YQY) with Air Canada or WestJet; Book your car rental with Avis, Budget or National (kiosks at Airport) and enjoy Cape Breton Island this summer! (We're just over 1 hour from Baddeck)

Parking at the Airport

Parking Options at the Airport:

  1. Metered Parking - Along road In front of Air Terminal Building
  2. Parking LotHourly, Daily or Long-term 
    Step 1. Take a ticket as you drive through the entrance gate.
    Step 2: Take your ticket with you.
    Step 3: Payment Options:
          a. Pay with cash or credit card at the Pay Station located in the arrivals area near the Louisboug display 
          b. Pay with cash, debit or credit card at the Commissionaire's desk; or
          c. Pay with credit card at the exit gate of the parking lot.
    For parking fee schedule, click on the fees tab.