5 Awesome Family-Friendly Activities in HRM This Weekend (October 17-18)

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Weekend Roundup

October is one of the busiest months for family fun events… from corn mazes and pumpkin patches to haunted houses and Halloween events, there are tons going on for the whole family to enjoy. Here are 5 great events going on this weekend and check our calendar for even more family fun!

To pumpkin spice and everything nice,


Check out our Weekend Event Guide – 5 Family-Friendly Activities to Enjoy in and around HRM (click on each heading for more info).

1. Halifax Shopping Centre’s Virtual Haunted House

Get in the Halloween spirit and check out the Halifax Shopping Centre’s Virtual Haunted House! If you can complete the mission, you will be rewarded with ghoulish games that are sure to get you ready for the big day!

2. HRM Curbside Giveaway

It’s that time again! Get rid of the old and find new treasures this weekend at the HRM Fall Curbside Giveaway.

3. Spooky Citadel Ghost Walk

Join a spirited tour of Halifax’s historic fort after dark and discover the haunted secrets and fascinating history of the Citadel. Halifax Citadel Ghost Tours go until the end of October.

4. Riverbreeze Farm: The Bloodfields in Truro

Dare to be scared at the Bloodfields at Riverbreeze Farm Haunted Houses and Haunted Mazes! They say “You’ll pay to get in, but you’ll pray to get out!”

5. Phantom Freak Show Haunted House in Kentville

Head to the Valley and enjoy a picnic and apple picking by day… and a frightful scare by night at the famous Phantom Freak Show Haunted House.

We will have lots of great events back soon, and when we do…

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Family Events in Halifax

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