We are surrounded by the Bay of Fundy, however - INLAND - have many beautiful farms.
These are some of the Farms near Sussex, New Brunswick.
Sussex has been referred to as "Dairy Town", or to some folks as "Cow Town", and has a population of approx 4300 souls. Sussex is a major producer of dairy products in the province, and advertise themselves as "The Dairy Capital of New Brunswick".
Sussex has Atlantic Canada's largest Hot Air Balloon Festival, held weekend after Labour Day weekend. Sussex hosts up to 35,000 visitors who come to watch 40+ hot air balloons twice daily in flight. There is something for everyone at the festival, including a giant craft fair, outdoor concerts, amusement park, etc.
Sussex is also known as the "Covered Bridge Capital" of Atlantic Canada - Home To Sixteen Covered Bridges and Eight of them are within 10 minute drive of Town Hall.
|Wall Mural on Heritage Building|
Sussex is also known as the Mural Capitol of New Brunswick, with approx 26 buildings painted, depicting early life in the area.