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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 discover the heart & soul of Halifax.


Patio Lanterns Festival | Jul 15-Oct 11

Nova Scotia is lighting up this summer and fall with live music, food and drink specials, and summer decor for the new Patio Lanterns Festival!

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Never Have I Ever: Halifax Edition

Never have we ever been so ready to experience something new!

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10 Halifax Beaches You NEED to Visit

From warm waters and white sand to big waves and killer surf, find your perfect beach in Halifax.

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10 Experiences Everyone Should Have in North End Halifax

What’s your North End Never Have I Ever?

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The Official Halifax Visitor Guide 2021

It's time to start planning your summer adventures!

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10 Must-Do Halifax Hikes

Get out there and enjoy the sunshine and sea breeze on these 10 must-do Halifax hikes.

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2021 Halifax Urban Walking Map

The ultimate guide to Downtown Halifax, Downtown Dartmouth and North End Halifax.

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The Never Have I Ever Checklist

Download the checklist and start exploring!

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Travel inspiration at your fingertips

Follow @discoverhalifax to get inspired for your next adventure.

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Take a Haliday

Halifax Hotel Packages

That getaway is closer than you think...

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Support Local

Support Local Halifax

Find out what’s open in Halifax and how you can support local safely.

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Nova Scotia's Reopening Plan

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Upcoming Events
Signature Events
Jul 15 - Oct 11
Outside HRM
Signature Events
Jul 31 - Aug 2
Downtown Halifax
Eat & Drink
Aug 6 - 7
Downtown Halifax
Signature Events
Aug 12 - 22
Downtown Halifax

Things to Do

Whether you're looking for new ways to experience Halifax, or planning for future adventures, let us inspire you with all that Halifax has to offer.


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!

2021 Halifax Visitor Guide

Ideas and inspiration to experience the best of the Halifax Region.


New ways to experience the heart and soul of Halifax.

Deals & Packages

Deals and packages made for Maritimers.


Information for Nova Scotians and visitors.