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July

Halifax Ghost Walk
The Halifax Ghost Walk

The Halifax Ghost Walk was established in 1990 and is the oldest Ghost Walk in North America. Enjoy a historic walk through the streets of Halifax at night with spinning tales of ghosts, pirates, hauntings, buried treasures, and other mysterious things from our city’s rich past. Children under 10 can
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Halifax Citadel Ghost Walks
Halifax Citadel Ghost Walks

Join a spirited tour of Halifax’s historic fort after dark and discover the Citadel’s haunted secrets and fascinating history. Wander by candlelight along the fort’s ramparts, dungeons, and dimly lit passageways in this thrilling and one-of-a-kind haunting experience. This event is great for teens, but probably not so good for
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The Links at Brunello Hosts Family Golf Night

Have you ever been lucky enough to enjoy the pleasure of a round of golf on a beautiful sunny day? Nothing quite compares to the feeling you get when you sink the putt. Why not share the joys of this sport with your family? Like most things, practice makes perfect,
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A Road Trip to Cape Breton Island

We took a road trip to Cape Breton Island, camped in a tent, attended a music festival and re-discovered our love for Celtic music. Ranked as the #1 island in Canada for the past five consecutive years, Cape Breton is rich with heritage and is a delight for history buffs,
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North by Night
Stay Up Late With The North by Night Market!

Kick off the summer in a big way with the first North by Night Market of the season! This pop-up style party with food, music, artisanal goods and lots of North End flair is sure to be a good time! This event is definitely suitable for young families who like
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Art Carts at Alderney Landing

The Craig Gallery at Alderney Landing wants to help you cultivate your creativity, and try new artistic activities this summer. Art Carts are all-ages workshops offered every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday throughout the summer that explore a variety of different subject matter including watercolour painting, shell mending, crown making and
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Summer Camp Guide
2022 Summer Camp Guide for Halifax Families

It’s time to think about summer – and that means time to research the best summer camps! Whether your kids are into sports or art, enrichment or exploration, we have some recommendations for you in our 2022 Halifax and Area Summer Camp Guide, featuring our top picks for summer fun in
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A Sunny Getaway to Melmerby Beach

While HRM certainly has no shortage of beaches, sometimes it is nice to get out of town and create new experiences for ourselves and our families. When it is time for my family to escape the city, we regularly visit a sleepy little town on the northeastern coast of Nova
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Summer Skating at the Halifax Oval

The ice has gone, but that’s no reason to stop skating at the Halifax Oval! Head down to the Halifax Commons for some fun summer Skating at the Emera Oval. In-line/Roller Skate, Bike, Scooter, Skateboard are welcome to whizz around the concrete track, which, to share a bit of trivia,
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The South Shore Exhibition (The Big Ex)

The South Shore Exhibition (The Big Ex) is back, and this year they have something for the whole family. Happening Tuesday, July 26- Sunday, July 31, 2022, The South Shore Exhibition is 6 days packed full of family-friendly events like a kids petting barn, arts and crafts, fair rides, and
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