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Christmas Lights
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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Giving Back
5 Ways to Give Back with your Kids this Holiday Season

The holidays can be a time to reflect and a time to renew your inner spirit. As parents, we are always looking for ways to instill kindness and generosity in our children. The holiday season is a great time to elevate your spirit of giving and help children learn about
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Weekend Guide
5 Awesome Family-Friendly Activities in HRM this Weekend (December 18-19)

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. With only one weekend left until Christmas, events are starting to wind down leading up
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Christmas Traditions
Christmas Traditions to Share with Your Kids

As December quickly approaches, we are all starting to feel the spirit of the holidays in the air. With that, comes the stress of the season… the events, the parties, the visitors, the commitments and of course, the inundation of commercialized craziness. Let’s face it, we all want to make
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Halifax Explosion Needham
Halifax Explosion Memorial Services and Events

This year marks the 104th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. In honour of this day, there will be memorial services and events on Monday, December 6th, 2021. Fort Needham Memorial Park The Municipality’s 104th Anniversary of the Halifax Explosion, an official commemoration ceremony will be held at Fort Needham Memorial
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Holiday Events
Ultimate Guide to Holiday Events in and Around HRM

The holidays are just around the corner and that means it’s time to enjoy everything, Merry and Bright! This time of the year is also a great opportunity to spend time with your family and take a break from the rat race to make memories you will cherish. There are
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December Guide
Family Friendly Events in Halifax – December

What’s happening around our beautiful city? Enjoy this month-at-a-glance listing of ongoing events in December, happening in Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, Sackville and beyond! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! December is here and it’s time to eat, drink, be merry and check out all the festive events that
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Remembrance Day
2021 Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Halifax-Dartmouth

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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Remembrance Day at The Halifax Citadel
Remembrance Day at the Halifax Citadel

Commemorate Remembrance Day at The Halifax Citadel National Site where the 1st Field Artillery Regiment will fire a 21-gun salute at 11:00 am, followed by the noon gun. On Remembrance Day, The Halifax Citadel is open to the public, with FREE admission to both the site and the Army Museum. 
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Seaside xmas
Seaside Christmas Along the Beautiful Eastern Shore

The seaside event of the season is happening on November 19th – 21st! It’s the 31st Annual Seaside Christmas on Nova Scotia’s beautiful Eastern Shore. Follow the coastline and you will find the perfect gems for all the special people on your list when you visit the dozens of crafters,
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