5th Annual Fire & Water Festival 

**** Info via Alderney Landing 5th Annual Fire & Water Festival  October 8th and 9th on the Dartmouth Waterfront (6:30pm to 9:30pm) A celebration of Nova Scotia’s unique cultural fabric through music, dance, art, storytelling, and food. Plus FIRE PERFORMANCES! This festival will follow the public health guidelines in place at the time of the […]

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Halifax Convention Centre Kicks Off Fall Events Season

**** CNS Media Release Halifax Convention Centre Kicks Off Fall Events Season —————————————————— The Halifax Convention Centre will host more than 50 events this fall as the list of in-person meetings and conventions continues to grow. “We have been working closely with our clients to plan their events and get back to doing what we […]

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2021 annual Hopscotch Arts Festival returns: Hip Hop in Halifax

**** HRM Media Release 2021 annual Hopscotch Arts Festival returns: Hip Hop in Halifax ​ This year’s Hopscotch Festival, Hip Hop in Halifax, will take place from Thursday, Sept. 23 to Sunday, Sept. 26 in Halifax. ​ Hopscotch, the largest hip hop and youth-focused event in Atlantic Canada, is a free festival to unite, energize and support […]

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Truth and Reconciliation Day Recognized in Nova Scotia

**** CNS Media Release Truth and Reconciliation Day Recognized in Nova Scotia —————————————– Nova Scotia will annually recognize Sept. 30 as Truth and Reconciliation Day beginning in 2021. Provincial government offices, public schools and regulated child care will be closed. Businesses will have the choice, as they do on other occasions, to remain open. “We […]

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Scotiabank Centre will require all event attendees at our venue to provide proof of full vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test

**** Via Scotiabank Center As we return to hosting events, Scotiabank Centre plays an important role in keeping our community safe. As of October 1, we will require all event attendees at our venue to provide proof of full vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to the event.

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Downtown Dartmouth is hosting Dartmouth Open Street Sunday on September 19

**** Info via Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission Downtown Dartmouth is hosting Dartmouth Open Street Sunday on September 19, 2021! We’ve partnered with the Planning & Design Centre to bring you an afternoon of fun, including: 🔵 Street activations by businesses 💃 Performances at Sullivan’s Pond and Ferry Terminal Park 🍕 Lots of food, and much […]

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Hal-Con: We have had a few questions over the last few weeks so we put together a short FAQ

**** Info via Hal-Con We have had a few questions over the last few weeks so we put together a short FAQ!   All of these items and more can be found on our website: http://hal-con.com/. Furthermore, you can always ask more questions by emailing info@hal-con.com! 👇👇 ❓ Will vaccines be mandatory for Hal-Con this […]

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Return of the Eastern Passage Pirate Festival

**** Info via Fisherman’s Cove Fun in the Passage! “Day 1 of our Pirate Festival will feature musical guests Louisa Manuel & Neil Mackinnon from 12-2, then Shawn Birt and Darrin Shaw from 2-5. We look forward to seeing everyone out there! Our final day of the Pirate Festival will feature two fantastic musical acts […]

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Nova Scotia Health and Emergency Health Services remind festival goers to enjoy events safely

**** NSHA Media Release Nova Scotia Health and Emergency Health Services remind festival goers to enjoy events safely Nova Scotia Health and Emergency Health Services are reminding participants of this weekend’s Halifax Pride to enjoy the event with safety in mind. Our emergency departments typically see an increase in visits when larger public gatherings take […]

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Visit the HRFE Pride fire truck! They will be travelling to different spots in the municipality

**** Info via HRFE Visit the HRFE Pride fire truck! They will be travelling to different spots in the municipality, check out the schedule: Aug 12: City Hall, Parade Square, 5 p.m. Aug 13: Downtown Halifax drive around, 5 p.m. Peace and Friendship Park, 6 – 8 p.m. Aug 14: Dartmouth Crossing, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. […]

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