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Weekend Wrap Aug 24-26, 2018

Go back in time downtown, bounce at Sunnyside, scavenge around Halifax, and Hope for Wildlife! 1.Freedom of the City is an honour granted to military or paramilitary groups in recognition of their service to a municipality. Since 1998, the 78th Highlanders has exercised this privilege by marching through the streets of Halifax with bayonets fixed, drums beating, and Colours flying. ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap Aug 17-19

Put on a pirate patch, dance on the waterfront, pitch a tent or enjoy an evening under the stars! It’s going to be a great weekend! 1. Ahoy Matey! Aargh! Come enjoy 4 fun-filled pirate days (Aug 16th-19th) that celebrates the Nautical Manoeuvre accomplished by local Harbour Pilot Jock Flemming! Everyone of every age is welcome to join the festivities at ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap Aug 10-12, 2018

Henna and airplanes and lanterns, oh my! Plus road party and sandcastles too!! 1. Mmmm….we can already smell the delicious exotic aromas! Experience Indian culture at its finest, with food, dance, and music. Enjoy hand-crafted items, clothing, jewellery, and a display of Mandala art. Ohhhh! and one just cannot leave without a HENNA tattoo! Great fun for everyone and for ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap Aug 3-5, 2018

With so much going on, this weekend is off the hook, from buskers to symphonies, Natal Day and a Mass Choir, you’re sure to find some fun! 1.Looking for a summery symphony? A great way to introduce the kiddos to a live orchestra for the first time? Excerpts from Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville”, Handel’s “Royal Fireworks Music”, and Mozart’s ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap July 27-29, 2018

Get ready for a flag-raising, free admission, farm-frolicking, fun, family-friendly weekend! 1.  Celebrate all that makes Nova Scotia unique with Nova Multifest 2018 at Alderney Landing! Enjoy free performances, demonstrations, culinary delights, and exhibits this Saturday from 10-2. With Flamenco, Samba, campfire songs, and more, this event is sure to become a family favorite! 2. Free admission to a family-friendly ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap July 20 – 22, 2018

A hot summer’s weekend of festival-going, outdoor films, and farm frolicking! 1. Get down to Lower Water Street this weekend for the Africa Festival of Arts and Culture Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 4-8:30. The festival happens every year and showcases the unique cultural heritage and artistic works of people of African descent living in Nova Scotia. The events include ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap July 13-15, 2018

  It’s a jazz hands-ing, Ross Farm-ing, wood working, market going kind of weekend!! 1. The Halifax Jazz Festival is not just about the parents. There’s plenty of action for the kids too!  Head to the Halifax Hydrostone Park or Dartmouth Peace Pavilion for outdoor concerts or ‘jazz’ it up with the family on the Tall Ship Silva, Thursday, July 12th ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap July 6-8, 2018

  It’s a toe-tappin’, outdoor movie, kitty-petting, kite flying kind of weekend!! 1. Get your toes tappin’ with the Maritime Fiddle Festival in Dartmouth this weekend! Fiddle players can register for competition or maybe you just have a love of this old-time fiddle fun! This festival draws musicians from all over the world! Head to the East Dartmouth Community Centre for ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap June 29-July 1, 2018

What does A Kitchen Party, The Tattoo Festival, Ice Cream Cones, and a Summer Celebration have in common? They are all FREE! 1. An afternoon in the sunshine filled with food, activities, and entertainment? Yes please! Enjoy it with the whole family this Friday from 2-3:30. Celebrate the new Outdoor Library, renovated landscape, and play areas of the Dartmouth North ... Read More »

Weekend Wrap June 22-24, 2018

The weather outside has been delightful! Summer brings on so many great activities for the family! 1. Have you been to the Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum? They are hosting their 4th Annual Family Fun Day! It’s FREE to get in, FREE BBQ, FREE face painting, games, and prizes for the kiddos! With more than 20 aircrafts and 2 simulators, there’s ... Read More »