Welcome to the first weekend of March! As we eagerly await spring, this weekend offers loads of activities to enjoy with your loved ones.  From action-packed wrestling matches to mouthwatering sandwiches, there’s something for every member of the family to enjoy. So gather your loved ones and get ready for a weekend brimming with excitement, delicious eats, and toe-tapping pop tunes.

March Break will soon be here. Whether you’re still finalizing your plans or you have it all figured out, check out our guide for the best March Break Camps happening throughout the city.

While we’ve highlighted some of the top picks here, remember, this is just the tip of the iceberg- check out our Weekend Guide below to see what is happening this weekend and as always, be sure to keep an eye on our calendar for even more!

1. Mini Pop Kids’ The Good Vibes Tour is Coming To Halifax

Canada’s best-selling kid’s music group, the Mini Pop Kids, will bring their talents to the stage of the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium this weekend, performing family-friendly versions of the year’s biggest hits.

2. Buy Back Weekend At Agricola Street Books

Looking to make some space? Bring up to 15 books(max) and receive store credit from Halifax’s favourite bookstore. You can leave your books behind and receive a gift card and they will donate the books they cant use.

3. Kaizen Pro Wrestling at Alderney Landing

Watch the professionals throw down and impress with their feats of strength. There is nothing like a professional wrestling match to get the adrenaline pumping.

4. Sackville Sandwich Week

Dive into a week of deliciousness during the return of Sackville Sandwich Week. From March 2–9, 2024, 15 participating Sackville restaurants will be serving up irresistible sandwich options that you won’t want to miss.

5. Cineplex Family Favourites

Cineplex knows how expensive it can be to take the whole family out to the movies. That’s why they created Cineplex Family Favourites: your favourite seasonal movies, for only $2.99, every Saturday at 11:00 am at the following Cineplex Theatres: Bayers Lake, and Lower Sackville.


But wait… there’s more!

Curious about other events happening this month?  Check out Family Friendly Events in February, and don’t forget to keep checking out our Lessons for Kids guide  and our March Break Camps Guide to stay in the loop on the best extracurricular activities for your kids.

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out this form with your event details and a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our busy events calendar.

For a complete listing of all the best events around Halifax, click on our calendar, and stay tuned to all the best local family events through our Facebook and Instagram. And don’t forget to sign up for our monthly e-newsletter.