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Welcome to this weekend, it’s a wild one with events on two Waterfronts, a fresh festival on the Garrison Grounds, a Big Ex, sweet sounds, and fast cars.  1. Street performers take to the Halifax & Dartmouth Waterfront this year, starting this Wednesday July 27th. For laughter by day and excitement at night, experience these shows without walls all week ... Read More »

Roadtrips, road races, popsicles, and strawberry socials. Maritimers know how to do summer in the best way. 1. Pack up the lawn chairs, blankets, and family! The Public Gardens are hosting the movie My Life Without Me this Friday night under the stars. This FIN Outdoor movie starts at dusk, scheduled for 9. Use the main gate, dress for the weather, and please ... Read More »

Your to-do list this week: The NS Tattoo, Grand Oasis, Bedford Days, and the Celtic Festival. 1 – Featuring over 2,000 world-class Canadian and international military and civilian performers, the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo continues to live up to its reputation as one of the world’s premiere cultural and entertainment events. The Tattoo strikes a unique balance, featuring pipes and drums, ... Read More »

Animal babies, wiener pups, downtown markets and food trucks, that’s what fantastic summer weekends are made of! 1 – The Mom Market Halifax is celebrating everything DAD! This Saturday from 4-8 at the Halifax Brewery Farmer’s Market find over 30 local vendors, a brewski tour and live music. Spiderman will be there for photos and selfies from 7-8, plus there’ll be face painting ... Read More »

We’ve missed you!

Urban Parent is happy to give you the goods on the weekend! It’s been a hot minute, but we’re still thinking of all of you, so rev your engines, take a road trip or two and be sure to stop and smell daffodils!1. Enjoy affordable family fun with some of the fastest cars around – right through to September. Get ... Read More »

Ho! Ho! Ho!

Celebrate the season with holiday road trips and craft shows, Santa and movie nights! 1. Are you up for a wagon ride and a delicious cup of hot chocolate made over an open fire? You have until the 17th to enjoy a visit to Ross Farm Museum Christmas in the Country. Say hello to the farm animals, see demonstrations in traditional woodworking ... Read More »

It’s that holiday hustle…

The holidays in Halifax keep on hustling and we have week 3 of our 2021 guide to the highlights of the holiday season!  1. Hanging out in the Hydrostone Friday night is fine by us! Celebrate the Annual Hydrostone Tree Lighting at 5:30 with refreshments, music and, of course, Santa! Purchase raffle tickets on site for a chance to win a gift ... Read More »

Let’s light up the weekend!

Feel that holiday twinkle this weekend, people! Light up your world, get crafty and shop-y and even meet Santa if you’re lucky… 1. Meet up at Dewolf Park this Sunday at 5:45 for the Light Up Bedford Parade! This special tradition for many families in Bedford and surrounding communities brings the community together for a festive evening to jumpstart the holidays ... Read More »

But Mommm: The Mommy Wars

  I am a working Mom. I leave at 7am and I am home by 5pm. My husband works the same hours (or more when he has to travel). Our kids never sleep in our bed. We have a Nanny. We do not drive the kids to every practice or lesson.   Did you just read any of those things ... Read More »

But Mommm: The Word Yes

                Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair once said that, “The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes.” I have to wonder if it’s actually the complete opposite for parenting. Is it possible that the art of parenting is actually saying yes, not saying no? It is very easy to ... Read More »

Visit the track this summer for family fun!