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Welcome to Halifax

Whether you’re a local looking for staycation ideas, or visiting from further away, we invite you to rediscover the heart & soul of Halifax.


You can't keep a great city down.

Rediscover the best little place on earth.

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The Heart. Soul. Halifax! Guide

Ideas and inspiration for locals and visitors.

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Halifax Itineraries

Day trips, staycations & vacations made easy!

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Jul 4-5 | Jul 11-12 | Jul 18-19

Re-Open City

Sip, savour, shop, support and strengthen your community! #ReOpenCityHFX

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What's Open

Restaurants Open for Business

Discover Halifax restaurants back in action and ready to serve you safely.

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Deals & Discounts

Plan your Halifax staycation

Getaway from the everyday with Halifax hotel packages.

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What's Open

Local Shopping

Find local retailers back in action and ready to serve you safely.

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Upcoming Events
Community & Civic
Jun 27 - Jul 19
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
Community & Civic
Jul 16 - 26
Downtown Halifax
Arts & Culture
Jul 24 - 26
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
Festivals & Parades
Jul 29 - Aug 3
Downtown Halifax

Things to Do

No matter what you're into, Halifax has something for everyone. Live music, world-class cuisine, sporting events, theatre, shopping, and plenty more. Find it all here in Halifax.


Plan Your Trip

We are your online resource for exploring all things Halifax - but it definitely doesn’t hurt to plan ahead when you decide to make the trip here!

The Official 2020 Halifax Highlights Visitor Guide

Plan your next trip to Halifax using the right tools.

Getting Here & Around

Find out all ways to get to and around Halifax during your next vacation!

Explore the Regions

Discover everything each region is known for, and decide where you want to spend your vacation!

Get inspired to #DiscoverHalifax

Follow @DiscoverHalifax on Instagram to see the adventures of locals and travelers in the Halifax Region.