September

POMBA Sale Halifax
Get Great Deals -or Make a Few Bucks- at the Spring POMBA Sale

The Spring and Fall POMBA Consignment Sale (Parents of Multiple Births Association Sales) are some of the most eagerly awaited consignment sales, and a fabulous opportunity for Halifax parents to buy gently used baby and children’s clothes, toys and baby equipment at rock-bottom prices!  Stain-free clothing, Gro-bags, exersaucers, high chairs, toys,
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Kids bowl free in Halifax
Kids Bowl FREE in Halifax/Dartmouth!

Kids Bowl Free in Halifax is a great family bowling program for Summer 2019. This program is designed by bowling centres to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer. Children of eligible age can register for 2 free
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Wiggles in Halifax
See The Wiggles in Halifax!

Get ready to Wiggle, Halifax! The world’s favourite children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, are coming to perform for you as part of their Wiggles’ Party Time Tour! The Wiggles brand new tour will feature some of their most loved songs and will see Emma, Lachy, Anthony and Simon performing all
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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.  Inline skates and 4-wheels are welcome to whizz around the concrete track, which, to share a bit of trivia, has
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Saturday Movie Night at the Chickenburger
Summer Saturday Movie Night at The Chickenburger

Ah, Those Summer Nights! Why not spend a few of them with your family down at the Chickenburger? Tell you more? Between July 6th and August 31st, The Chickenburger will be hosting 5 free movie nights with classic family movies like Grease and, our favourite, The Princess Bride. Starting times
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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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Open Farm Day in Nova Scotia
Open Farm Day 2020 in Nova Scotia (Virtual Event)

Open Farm Day is a province-wide event organized by the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture (NSFA), creating the opportunity for participating Nova Scotia farmers (click here for list) to open their doors to members of their community. Unfortunately this year it will be a virtual-only event. So while you will have
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Word on the Street
WoTS: The Word on The Street: Halifax Book and Magazine Festival 2019

The Word on The Street (WoTS) is Canada’s largest FREE book and magazine festival, which happens in Halifax every September, at the Halifax City Public Library. Listen to author readings, participate in discussions, and activities (you can even pitch a publisher!), and shop in a marketplace that boasts the best selection
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Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair
Mahone Bay Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair

It’s the 23rd Annual Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair – the largest fall fair in Atlantic Canada! Each year the beautiful town of Mahone Bay comes to life with over 250 hand-made, life-size scarecrows. The festival begins on Friday morning when all of the Scarecrows are officially on display. On
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Cat Fest
Frisky Business: It’s Cat Fest 2019 at the Museum of Natural History!

  The Natural History Museum in Halifax is celebrating cats with an event of feline proportions at Cat Fest 2019! There will be lots of great events, crafts and more. Visitors are encouraged to wear costumes and spend the day at the Museum, where you can enjoy cat-related activities. This
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