1. Join in the food fight! Halifax is jumping into the ring again for the Great Canadian Food Fight , a competitive food drive for Feed Nova Scotia. 2. Ready for some spooky fun? Head to Alderney Landing for Bluenose Ghosts Haunted House ! 3. A great event in the HRM, especially for the older kids, Nocturne ! Back for the 4th year it promises all kinds of excitement and is a great way to get your family involved in the arts scene in Halifax. 4. Starting to get excited about the ski season? Visit the Martock Open House this weekend, it might help! An opportunity to go for a wagon ride, watch some snowboarding demos and take a hike through the beautiful fall leaves if nothing else! 5. Wishmaker Walk for Wishes is The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada's national signature event. It is a walk followed by a celebration, including food, entertainment and prizes. It's at Alderney Landing!