Events & Activities - Halifax

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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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Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

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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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Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, October 30… Read more »

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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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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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Things to Do this Labour Day Weekend in Halifax

Enjoy the last long weekend before fall arrives in Halifax this year. Take advantage of the long weekend and meet up with some friends to have some last-minute summer fun. Here are just a few of the exciting things going on around Halifax this Labour Day weekend.

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Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

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2020 Canada Day In Halifax

Things to on Canada Day in and around Halifax Celebrate Canada’s 153rd birthday with fun events and activities. Though many events and celebrations have moved online, there… Read more »

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Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

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Things to Do in Halifax during this May Long Weekend

May Long Weekend Events & Activities in Halifax Friday, May 15 – Monday, May 18, 2020 Due to COVID-19 many attractions are closed and gatherings of more… Read more »

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May Supermoon: Don’t miss the last Supermoon of 2020 – Super Flower Moon

This year’s last super moon will appear on Thursday, May 7th, 2020. The moon will appear full for about 2 – 3 days around this time, i.e.,… Read more »

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15 Ideas for Mother’s Day in Times of COVID-19

Mother’s Day can be a hard one to get right in the best of times, let alone with such a different landscape. Check out these 15 ways… Read more »

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Things to Do to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Halifax

Are you stuck trying to choose between chocolates, flowers and a loving card for your Mom? Listed below are a few ideas to show her how much… Read more »

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25 Ways to Treat Mom this Mothers Day in Halifax

Celebrate Mom even if you cannot visit her this Mother’s Day. Show her how special she is to you with some help from HRM businesses. From flowers… Read more »

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Places to Buy Face Cloth Masks in Nova Scotia

Cloth mask faces have become the ‘must-have’ accessory for many people during COVID-19. Masks do not necessarily help the person wearing it from getting the illness, but… Read more »

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Audio Editions of 10 Giller Prize-Winning Books Available for Free for 2 Months

Audio editions of 10 award-winning books will be available for free over a two-month period as part of an initiative to encourage Canadians to enjoy top storytelling during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Read more »

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Canada From Home: Explore Canada’s Territories Online

Although we are facing limited travel opportunities at the moment, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy museums and sites without leaving the comfort of your… Read more »

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Watch The Hunger Games, Dirty Dancing, La La Land and John Wick For Free Online

Lionsgate has announced that it will stream four of its most popular films for free. Lionsgate Live! A Night at the Movies will be hosted by Jamie… Read more »

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Grocery Delivery Options in Annapolis Valley

Grocery stores remain open and are doing their best to minimize the crowds. Many stores have started offering curbside pick-up and home delivery options. The following stores and… Read more »

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Annapolis Valley Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Things are changing day-to-day as many communities in the valley try to flatten the curve and stay safe during the COVID-19 crisis. This pandemic has been challenging… Read more »

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Things to Do With Teens During COVID-19

So you’re at home with your teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic. We know it can be hard to think of things to keep everyone motivated on a… Read more »

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Visit Adorable Canadian Zoo Animals Online

As schools and other educational institutions have closed in response to COVID-19 pandemic and kids are confined to their homes, Zoos across Canada have decided to bring… Read more »