Little Fishers Club
Dates: July 5 – September 29, 2019 Location: Bedford Waterfront Description: Friday evenings (until September 29) from 6pm-8pm, join The Little Fishers Club for educational evening of fishing fun, plus BBQ and prizes. No fishing skills or equipment required. Registration is $2/week. The group meets at South Jetty Wharf on the Bedford waterfront. Join their Facebook group…
The Africa Festival of Arts and Culture is an annual festival that showcases the unique cultural heritage and artistic works of people of African descent living in Nova Scotia. Major events in the festival include arts, crafts, visuals and performing arts of people of African descent. Artists participating in the festival are diasporas from Nigeria, Ghana, Sudan,…
Dates: July 19-July 21, 2019 Location: Alderney Landing Event Plaza, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Come celebrate Nova Scotia’s rich diversity with Multifest 2019! Experience performances, demonstrations, and exhibits from the multicultural fabric that makes Nova Scotia unique. Taste international culinary delights at an event that is sure to become a family favourite.
Tuesday Night Tunes
Dates: Every Tuesday from July 2nd to August 27th, 2019 Location: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic Description: Tuesday Night Tunes is back for another season! This free summer music series is presented by Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and Develop Nova Scotia. Featuring a great mix of music genres from artists across Nova Scotia. Every Tuesday from…
Splash of Colour
Dates: July 27 & 28, 2019 Location: Halifax waterfront Description: Stroll from end to end of the 4.4 km Halifax boardwalk to soak in live mural artwork, bringing beauty and local artwork to the waterfront. Check out existing artwork along the way! View the map here.
Fifth Wind at the Stubborn Goat
Dates: July 28, 2019 at 12:00pm Location: Stubborn Goat Beer Garden, 1599 Lower Water Street, Halifax waterfront Description: The delightful Fifth Wind Quintet, made up of multiple Symphony Nova Scotia musicians, presents a free afternoon concert on the waterfront at the Stubborn Goat Beer Garden! Sit back and relax with your favourite drinks and eats…
Halifax International Busker Festival
Halifax International Busker Festival is back for another year from July 31st – August 5th, 2019.
Join us in celebrating our city’s diverse cultures!
Halifax Urban Folk Festival
Dates: August 25 to September 1, 2019 Location: Salt Yard, Halifax waterfront Description: The Halifax Urban Folk Festival (HUFF) is a celebration of songs, the people who write and sing them, and the stories surrounding their creation. It takes place annually in Halifax, Nova Scotia – a city seeping with songwriting talent – during the…
Halifax Harbour Swim – United Way
Dates: September 12, 2019 (Rain date: September 13, 2019) Location: Bishop’s Landing, Halifax waterfront Description: Join us on the Halifax Waterfront (at Bishop’s Landing) as we kick off another United Way campaign season with this much-loved tradition – the Halifax Harbour Swim! For more information on how to get involved please click here.