5 Awesome Family-Friendly Events in Halifax this Weekend (September 22nd-23rd)

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Weekend Roundup

Welcome to the first weekend of Fall! The weather is great, the farmers markets are bustling with fruits and vegetables as the Fall harvest begins and it’s a great season to enjoy lots of outdoor activities. Enjoy some of these great ones going on around our city this weekend!

To the autumn air and not a care,

Here are 5 Family Friendly Events in Halifax and beyond to check out this weekend:

1. Chinese Festival Day

The Halifax Chinese Festival wraps up on Saturday with Chinese Festival Day – a full day of food, performances and games! The Halifax Waterfront will host the festivities and will include Chinese cultural games, cultural music, live performances, treats of moon cake and bubble tea, and lots more.

2. POMBA Kids Consignment Sale

One of the biggest kids consignment sales comes to the Halifax Forum on Saturday. There will be tons of great items at rock-bottom prices but arrive early to get the best deals!

3. Dartmouth Colour Festival

Alderney Landing will host the first annual Dartmouth Colour Festival! Play with colours, dance with music and join in the games and fun on the Dartmouth Waterfront as part of the Alderney Landing Fire and Water Festival.

4. Alderney Landing Fire and Water Festival

The 2nd annual Alderney Landing Fire and Water Festival will take place at the Alderney Landing directly after the Colour Festival. This FREE Fire and Water Festival celebrates our unique cultures through music, art and special performances with a grande finale musical pyro show! Hit up one of the many food trucks on site or pack a picnic and take in both Festivals!

5. Symphony at Alderney Landing

Alderney Landing is the place to be this weekend! Symphony Nova Scotia will be playing a FREE concert at Alderney Landing on Sunday as part of  Symphony Week. Their performance will include everything from children’s music to orchestral favourites.

But wait… There’s more!

Check out our events calendar to see all the great events coming up!

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