Whichever side of the harbour you live on, there are plenty of events to celebrate Natal Day. Here is our list of some of the best Natal Day events for families in downtown Halifax and Dartmouth. Get ready for yummy food, parties and parades!

Annual Busker Festival
When:  August 2nd – 7th 2023
Where: Halifax Waterfront
Website: https://www.familyfuncanada.com/halifax/halifax-busker-festival/

Saturday, August 5, 2023

Halifax Dartmouth Natal Day Harbour Fireworks
8:45–10:45 p.m.
Website: www.halifax.ca/parks-recreation/events/natal-day

Crescendo Main Event Concert
5:00 pm  –  12:00 am

Charlie A’Court Concert
When: 7:30 pm
Website: www.natalday.org/showcase.php

Sunday, August 6, 2023

MACPASS Miles and Bridgewalk
When: 9:00 –10:00 am
Location: MacDonald Bridge
Website: www.hdbc.ca/communityevents

Monday, August 7, 2023

The 117th Dartmouth Natal Day Road Races
When: 8:00 am 
Where: Christ Church Hall, Ochterloney St, Dartmouth
Contact: www.raceroster.com/events/2023/74729/dartmouth-natal-day-road-races-2023

Kiwanis Family Fun Day
Join us for a day packed full of FREE family fun on the Dartmouth Waterfront
When: 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Website: www.natalday.org/events.php

The Pepsi Natal Day Parade
When: 10:00 pm
Route Map: http://www.natalday.org/parade-registration.php

Natal Day Fireworks