Each year, Nova Scotia Heritage Day honours a notable Nova Scotian or Nova Scotians. This year, Nova Scotia Heritage Day is Monday, February 21st and will honour the Grand-Pré National Historic Site. If you would like to know more about Nova Scotia Heritage Day, click here for a review of previous and future honourees.

Here is a list of events and exhibitions happening in and around Halifax – and beyond!

Sackville Snow Days Festival

There are fun family events planned for this year’s Sackville Snow Days Festival including a snowman contest, scavenger hunt, colouring contest, snowshoeing, and skating!  Snow days do not specifically link with Heritage Day, but it’s a great way to spend time with family.
When: Friday, February 18th – Monday, February 21st, 2022
Where: Various Locations in Lower Sackville
Website: Sackville Snow Days

Family Skate at the Sackville Sports Stadium (FREE)

Grab your gear and hit the ice for a FREE Heritage Day Family Skate! Pre-registration is required.
When: Monday, February 21st, 2022
Time: 10:35 am – 11:55 am, 3:05 pm – 3:55 PM
Where: 409 Glendale Drive, Lower Sackville
Website: https://www.halifax.ca/parks-recreation/programs-activities/program-registration