Local Businesses

Nuti’s Crafts & Mi’kmaq Crafter’s Association & Krista Thompson Consulting           

Owner: Krista Thompson

Unique authentic Mi’kmaq crafts – (MCA – Supporting grassroots Mi’kmaq craftspeople) and consulting on research, policy and business economic development.

225 Saqamaw Road
Tel: (902) 870-4613
Hours of operation – by appointment only.


Tmaqn Verity

Owner: Linda Julian

231 Saqamaw Road
Afton Station, NS
B0H 1A0
Tel: 902-386-2087
Hours of operation: 12:00am-10:00pm

Leather Craftsman

Owner: Donny Julian
Donny Julian
8 Treaty Lane
Afton Station, NS
B0H 1A0
Email: donnyjulian@hotmail.com

Mary Lafford’s Native Crafts

Owner: Mary Lafford
Mary Lafford Native Crafts is a local business that offers authentic Mikmaw crafts such as Dream Catchers, Quill Earrings, Beaded Earrings and other forms of jewelry. Mary Lafford Native Crafts also offers beautifully handmade moccasins in many sizes for both men and women. You can find her products at local Antigonish outlets such as the Made in Nova Scotia Store and the Antigonish Farmers Market.

1479 Afton Road
Afton Station, NS
B0H 1A0
Tel: (902) 870- 0567

Rustic Kitchen

Owner: Brad Sullivan
Locally-owned pizza and sub shop. Menu found on Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/rustickitchen.takeout

7987 Highway 4
Afton Station
B0H 1A0
Tel: (902) 870-9560
Hours of operation: 2:00pm – 8:00pm, Wednesday to Sunday. Seasonal (closes for the summer) 


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