Concerts & Shows

Concerts, stage shows, theatre productions, ballet, opera, dinner theatre; yes you can take your kids! Check out the latest family friendly concerts and shows!

Halifax Jazz Festival Kids
Halifax Jazz Festival with Kids

Did you think The Halifax Jazz Festival was just for grown-ups? Think again! Come down to the waterfront and chill out at one of the best Summer Festivals Halifax has to offer, with tons of FREE programs for kids. Now, that’s something to sing about! See the full lineup on the Halifax
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Family Friendly Events in Halifax – July

July is here! Let the summer begin! July is packed full of exciting events and festivals in HRM. We start the month off with a bang celebrating Canada’s Birthday on July 1st and then the Summer Festivals come alive. We have the Maritime Fiddle Festival, Halifax Jazz Festival, Halifax Pride Festival and the Afrifest
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Halifax Pride for Kids!

The Annual Halifax Pride Festival boasts some of the best events in the city with TONS of events for kids and families. This 10-day long festival hosts well over 100 events for all ages, including lots of FREE events! Here are some of our favourite kids/youth events. For a complete
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African Festival of Arts and Culture
AFRIFEST: African Festival of Arts and Culture, on the Halifax Waterfront

The African Festival of Arts and Culture is an annual festival that showcases the unique cultural heritage and artistic works of people of African descent living in Nova Scotia. AFRIFEST showcases visual and performing arts, as well as the culture of people of African descent. Their artistic works include visual
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Ultimate Guide to Canada Day Celebrations in HRM!

Canada Day celebrations are back! This year you will see the return of annual celebrations, new events, and a focus on celebrating the many cultures that makeup Canada’s beautiful, intricate fabric. Whether you are looking for an early morning event or want to celebrate until the wee hours, from pancakes
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Dartmouth Summer Sunshine Series

Get ready for an exciting summer of live music and special events on the Dartmouth Waterfront! There will be 10 weeks of live entertainment at the Dartmouth Ferry Terminal Park on Saturdays and Sundays beginning Saturday, June 25th and Sunday, June 26th. Check our their evolving weekly line up here. Canada Day
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So You Think You Can Sync: The Musical

Join MITE Theatre Saturday, June 25th, at the Woodlawn Public Library Auditorium for the final show of the So, You Think You Can Sync season. Watch as the kids of G.O.A.T Synchronicity battle against the adults of Sync Outside the Box to impress judges Charlie Brown, Miss Trunchbull, and their
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Let Your Hair Down at The Full Circle Festival 2022

Camp out with your family for the whole weekend or come play for a day. Featuring about 20 live musical performances, workshops, food & crafts, and kids’s yurt with fun activities. The Full Circle Festival is a homemade non-profit music festival held over the summer solstice weekend in rural Nova
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Canada Day
Kana’ta 2022 Main Event Concert

Put on your red and white and get ready to celebrate at the Canada Day Main Event Concert – FREE all ages concert of the summer at Grand Parade, Grand Oasis Stage in Downtown Halifax. Join co-headliners Crown Lands and Neon Dreams (2020 and 2021 Juno winners for Breakthrough Band
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Teen Thriller #IAMTHECHEESE @ EFT’s STAGES Theatre Festival

What teen doesn’t love a good thriller? Halifax Theatre For Young People and Eastern Front Theatre present #IAmTheCheese, a suspenseful play created for all audiences 12+.  With many unexpected turns this performance will have you guessing “Is anything real?”. Set in the present day, this narrative follows a teenager named
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