Home to Acadia University, Wolfville is well known as a University Town. Their population of around 3700 basically doubles when students arrive for the school year. Acadia has been a pillar to the community since before Wolfville officially became a town. It was incorporated in 1893, 55 years after Acadia was founded.
Prior to 1830 Wolfville was known as Mud Creek because of its mud filled harbour. This name is still celebrated with the annual Mud Creek Days Festival.
Downtown Wolfville is a great place to browse unique shops or enjoy a fine dining experience. Taking a walk down Main Street on a nice sunny day is a great way to see Wolfville and just some of the things it has to offer.
Official website: www.wolfville.ca