Experience - Halifax

Best things to do, activities, family fun, date ideas, and events in Halifax.




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25 Outdoor Family Winter Activities in and around Halifax

Wintertime is going to look different in 2021…but then again, all winters have their challenges (anyone else remember 2015 and the Wednesday Storms?) The most important thing… Read more »

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2021 New Year’s Eve in Halifax

A list of New Year’s Eve/Day 2021 in-person and virtual activities & events happening in and around Halifax.

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Things to Do on Christmas Day in Halifax

Take a walk with your loved ones through a sparkling winter wonderland and explore what Halifax has to offer on Christmas. Have a festive holiday when you… Read more »

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Outdoor Winter Adventures In and Around Halifax

Halifax has plenty to offer in terms of outdoor adventures for all tastes, from activity to beauty to special winter experiences. It’s going to be cold and wintry for quite a few months—use the spirit of adventure to enjoy it!

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Restaurants to Order Christmas Dinner Takeout in Halifax Metro

Halifax Metro is home to plenty of options where you can get a delicious Christmas dinner for your family during these trying times. So, skip cooking this… Read more »

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Things to Do during Winter/Christmas Holidays in Halifax

The Winter and Christmas Holidays from school are just around the corner, which means it is time for you to start thinking about what fun activities are… Read more »

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Places to See Christmas Light Displays in Nova Scotia

From sparkling Buoy trees to homes covered from the lawn to the roof with dazzling lights, Nova Scotia is home to some fantastic magical light displays. While… Read more »

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15 Places to Go Winter Walking in Halifax

Whether it’s a winter wonderland or a dreary brown landscape, getting out for a walk in Halifax is a great way to get some exercise even in… Read more »

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24 Winter Day Trips from Halifax

Enjoying the winter beauty of Nova Scotia is as easy as going outside some days…or finding a fun place to hang out inside. There are plenty of places to enjoy a winter’s day quite close to Halifax. If you’re looking for an exercise filled day, an adventure to break up the monotony, a place to enjoy the winter beauty, or a place to shake off the winter blues, you’ll find what you’re looking for in and around the HRM.

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Christmas in Halifax: Parades, Concerts, Holiday Theatre & Other Events

Christmas events in and around Halifax including children’s events, Santa Claus Parades, Christmas lights, carols, live theatre, and other holiday events.

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14 Family Winter Getaways in Nova Scotia

Wintertime vacations are a cherished child memory for many, so when you have kids of your own you want to get it right. Luckily, Nova Scotia has… Read more »

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Christmas Markets and Unique Shops to Get Holiday Gifts in Annapolis Valley

Christmas markets and craft shows make it easy to find great hand-crafted and unique gifts for everyone on your Christmas list. Listed below are few Christmas Markets taking place in the Valley.

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Christmas Markets in Halifax

It is time to start thinking about who is on your Christmas list and what you are going to buy them this year. Shopping local this year is more important than ever before. Luckily, HRM is home to great local crafters, artisans, and shops offering locally made goods. Here are the Christmas Markets and unique shops that you should check out this holiday season.

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15 Places for Unique Christmas and Holiday Gifts in Halifax

With two months left until Christmas, it’s time to start thinking about your gift list. You’ve probably got a good idea of who you’re giving gifts to,… Read more »

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15 Resorts and B&Bs for Christmas or Winter Getaway in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is full of winter fun all around the province, and you can enjoy whatever kind of getaway you fancy. Whether you’re looking for an adventure or a place to hibernate, a weekend escape or a mid-February week away, you’ll find your perfect destination on this list.

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2020 Halloween in Halifax: Family & Adult Events, Parties & Haunts

A list of family Halloween activities, haunted houses & adult Halloween events/parties in and around Halifax.

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25 Must-Visit Lighthouses in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is a peninsula only by a few miles—it’s much closer to being an island. With coastlines known for being rugged and dangerous, lighthouses became a necessity. Lots of lighthouses. There are over 170 lighthouses around Nova Scotia, so you never have to go far. The 25 below are especially cool examples either for their history, their location, or their modern incarnations.

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10 Reasons to Visit Kentville During October

Often called the Heart of the Annapolis Valley, Kentville is a Breath of Fresh Air. Close by to New Minas, Wolfville, and many other small communities, Kentville… Read more »

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Most Haunted Places to Visit in Halifax

It’s officially Halloween month, so to get into the spirits, let’s take a trip into Haunted Halifax! Halifax is one of the oldest cities in Canada, so… Read more »

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Spooky Ghost Walks and Haunted Places to Visit in Nova Scotia

It is now officially Fall, and that means sweaters, beautiful fall colours, and spooky vibes. Now I’m not a big horror fan, but ghost stories are awesome,… Read more »

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Things to Do in Halifax This Thanksgiving Weekend

What’s On in Halifax this Thanksgiving weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.

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Where to Go to Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner or Brunch in Halifax Metro

Ah, Thanksgiving, my favourite holiday because it ushers in fall and the only expectation is to eat a bunch of food with people you love (or tolerate,… Read more »

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20 Haunted Halloween Attractions in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia has a dark past that is filled with maritime accidents, wars, betrayals, and murders. So, it is no surprise that October brings an array of… Read more »

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25 Fall Resort Getaways Nova Scotia

Once you’re out of school, fall is actually a great time to get away in Nova Scotia. The cooler weather brings lots of new activities, cozy nights,… Read more »