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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 16th and 17th! 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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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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cedar festival
Halifax Lebanese Cedar Festival

It’s the 14th Annual Lebanese Cedar Festival, offering Lebanese Culture with a Canadian Twist! At the 2021 Cedar Festival, you can savour the sights, sounds, and tastes of everything Lebanese. This popular festival includes authentic Lebanese cuisine, Lebanese musical and cultural shows, mouth watering pastries, and much, much more! Halifax
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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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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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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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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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