June

Ice Cream Day
Report Card Day at Chicken Little

Whoo-hoo! School’s out for summer! Let’s celebrate at Chicken Little! Congrats on making it through another school year… Chicken Little will give you a FREE ICE CREAM CONE! Stop by this Wednesday and they will reward you with a delicious ice cream cone! One free regular ice cream cone per
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Hubbards Market
Hubbards Farmers’ Market

Head towards the beautiful South Shore, just a short drive from the city to the Hubbards Farmers’ Market at the Hubbards Barn and Community Park. This market is open every Saturday from May to October with over 50 local vendors of fresh produce, meat, fish, eggs, breads, prepared foods, plants,
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tantallon market
Tantallon Village Farmers Market

The Tantallon Village Farmers Market is open every Tuesday during the summer months and boasts over 30 local food and artisan vendors. Pick up local fruit, vegetables, and meat, or shop the great selection of local artisans. Enjoy dinner from a prepared food vendor or local food truck and cool
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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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Anchor Tours Halifax Ghost Walk

Get ready for an evening of intriguing tales and spooky facts of Halifax’s storied past with Anchor Tours Halifax Ghost Walk. You will encounter lots of eerie sights along the way including, a haunted restaurant, a troubled Titanic victim, and the Old Burying Ground, the oldest cemetery in Halifax. Tours
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curbside giveaway credit: Helen Earley
Treasure Hunter Alert: Halifax Curbside Giveaway

FREE up some space and get some FREE stuff on curbside giveaway weekend, October 17th and 18th! This event happens rain or shine. Check the link below for a new interactive map! Guidelines for Curbside Giveaway Place re-usable household items at the curb in front of your home on Friday
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Cold Waters Seafood Festival
Have Fun, and Feast on Delicious Seafood at the Cold Waters Seafood Festival

The cold clear waters of the Eastern Shore yield some of the best seafood in the province. Here’s a chance to sample it at its freshest –Lobsters, Mussels, Clams, and Haddock served a variety of ways, along with traditional heritage foods such as chowder, fishcakes and beans, and smoked fish.
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Summer at Memory Lane Heritage Village
2020 Summer Festivals and Events at Memory Lane Heritage Village

Have you ever been to Memory Lane Heritage Village? If not, this summer is a great time to go! Memory Lane Heritage Village is an award-winning living history museum depicting coastal rural life in Nova Scotia during the 1940s, including life during and after the Second World War. Their regular
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Free Summer Activities
FREE Activities for Families this Summer in Halifax

School is out. It’s Day 3 of summer holidays, the kids are already bored and you are wondering how to keep them amused for the next 9 weeks without breaking the bank. Luckily, HRM has so many great places to spend a lazy summer day. Here are 10 of our
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Step Aboard the Bluenose II
Step Aboard the Bluenose II

The Bluenose II is an ambassador to Nova Scotia, and  a valuable Canadian icon. Refurbishments have been completed on the Schooner, so now is the perfect time to step aboard the Bluenose II with your family.  Although her home port is the beautiful Lunenburg, where the crew offers public cruises
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