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With only one weekend left until Christmas, events are starting to wind down leading up to the BIG day! But don’t worry, you still have time to take in some festive events, including the final weekend of the Evergreen Festival. If you are looking for more outdoor fun, the Emera Oval is scheduled to open next week! We also have a couple of indoor events for you to enjoy as you escape the cold this weekend!

Walking in a winter wonderland,

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

1. Reel Family Movie Night – CANCELLED

Movies are back at the Alderney! Enjoy a family date with ‘Arthur Christmas’ at the Reel Family Movie Night at Alderney Landing.

2. Nautical Rope Wreath Making

The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is getting festive this weekend. As a part of the Evergreen Festival, you can join them to make your own Nautical Wreath decoration. There will also be an activity sheet to keep the whole family moving. Cost is included with Museum admission.

3. Evergreen Festival

This is the last weekend to enjoy the music, magic, and fun at the Evergreen Festival. Go for a ride on the Ferris Wheel for the best view in town!

4. Light Displays in HRM

What better way to make memories with your family than a little outing to see the Christmas lights in your neighborhood? We are lighting up HRM and here is our list of must-see lights throughout our communities.

5. Skating at the Emera Oval

The Emera Oval is scheduled to open on Monday. Get ready for some outdoor wintery fun in the heart of the city!

But wait… there’s more!

Curious about other events happening throughout the month of December? Take a look at our ‘What’s Happening in December’ Event Guide.

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.

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