5 Awesome Family-Friendly Events in Halifax this Weekend (September 21-22)

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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. Movie Under the Stars

Grab a snuggly blanket and head to Acadia Park in Sacktown on Friday night for a movie night under the stars – Secret Life of Pets 2! This is a FREE family event – stick around after the movie is over for a chance to win door prizes.

2. POMBA Sale

It’s time for the annual Fall POMBA Kids Consignment Sale. Get ready for a ton of people and a bit of craziness but never fear, you will be rewarded for your efforts with great kids items and clothing at rock-bottom prices!

3. Quinfest: Family Fun Day

Follow the Road to Fun and join the businesses of Quinpool Road for their Annual Quinfest: Family Fun Day! There will be tons of FREE and fun family activities including face painting, carnival games, crafts, bouncy castle, food samples, live entertainment, fire truck, sidewalk sales and much more!

4. Indigo Kids Event at Chapters Halifax

Calling all Wizards! Chapters Halifax and Chapters Dartmouth will be hosting LEGO Harry Potter on Saturday. Dress up as your favourite character and join in the FREE Fun!

5. Family Sunday at the AGNS

Family Sundays are back at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia! Join artist, Margarita Fainshtein this weekend for the September workshop – ‘Welcome to Canada’.

But wait… there’s more!

Curious about other events happening throughout the month of September? Take a look at our ‘What’s Happening in September’ Event Guide.

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out this form with your event details and a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our busy events calendar.

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