Past Events

Weekend Roundup
5 Awesome Family-Friendly Activities in HRM this Weekend (September 25-26)

Do you like to be in the know? Sign up for the monthly Family Fun Halifax e-newsletter. We give you a peek at all of the great, upcoming, family-friendly activities scheduled for Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, Sackville – and beyond. Don’t pack away your summer gear just yet! It looks like the warm weather may
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HSC Back to School
Halifax Shopping Centre – Back to School Events!

The start of a new school year is always exciting and you could be going back to class in serious style this September with a $500 gift card for the Halifax Shopping Centre! Shop brands from A to Z at the Halifax Shopping Centre from Aritzia to Zara and enter
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Theatre in the Park – A Tale on Two Wheels

The Gale Force Theatre proudly presents “A Tale on Two Wheels”, a FREE show for kids that will be delivered by tandem bike to parks across HRM! This show was crafted for audiences between the ages of 18 months and 4 years and will keep them entertained with humour and
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Things to Do With Your Family in Halifax this summer
100 Things to Do With Your Family in Halifax This Summer 2021

Summer fun is endless in Halifax! Whether you’re a local or a first-time visitor, there’s definitely something for you and the kids in our beautiful city – and plenty of great day trips too. Don’t forget to check our calendar for weekly events. And now… here’s our list of 100
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Sackville Snow Days Festival
Sackville Snow Days

Enjoy some winter fun at The Sackville Snow Days Festival, an annual winter event that runs during the February long weekend in Sackville. Led by the Sackville Business Association, this fun family event is organized by community groups, organizations, businesses, and volunteers. This year’s festival will look a bit different
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IceFest Dartmouth
Downtown Dartmouth Ice Festival – CANCELLED for 2021

Come to downtown Dartmouth to experience the 3rd Annual Downtown Dartmouth Ice Festival – a heartwarming celebration of local love! This all-ages fun week will include FREE activities such as ice sculpture carvings with more events and details coming soon! Visit their Facebook page for a complete schedule.  

Easter 2021: Egg Hunts and Bunny Visits

From bunny photos to live bunnies and egg-basket fun, Family Fun Halifax has found Easter Events to suit every-bunny’s appetite! (Click on the event titles for more details!) Easter Egg Hunt at Halifax Shopping Centre When: March 20th – April 3rd, 2021 Time: mall hours (in-mall virtual) Where: Halifax Shopping Centre, Halifax
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March Break Events
The Ultimate Guide to Halifax March Break Events 2020 – PLEASE CHECK FOR CANCELLATIONS

Presented by The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21  Get ready for tons of March Break Fun in Halifax and surrounding areas, including food workshops, crafts, activities, movies, and outdoor adventures. Best of all, many of the events in our Ultimate Guide are reasonably priced, and lots are FREE!
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Christmas Lights Halifax
Lighting Up HRM! The Best Christmas Lights in Halifax, Dartmouth and Beyond!

It’s that time of year again… we are ‘Lighting Up HRM’! From Halifax to Hubbards, Sambro to Sackville, Dartmouth, Bedford, and all places in between, these are the best Christmas lights in HRM! Hundreds of staples, thousands of tie wraps and millions of ooh’s and aah’s later, we are ‘Lighting
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Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Halifax
2020 Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Halifax-Dartmouth – VIRTUAL FOR 2020

Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Halifax-Dartmouth have a special significance. Halifax served an important role in both the great wars and presently stands as Canada’s largest Canadian Forces Base, in terms of the number of personnel posted here. Whether you have a loved one in the service, or you are there
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