Welcome to Halifax

Named one of the Top 10 Global DESTINATIONS ON THE RISE in TripAdvisor's 2018 Travelers' Choice Awards - come find out why everyone's talking about Halifax.

GIFTABLE EXPERIENCES

This year, put something different under the tree

Find giftable Halifax experiences for everyone on your list.

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HANDPICKED HALIFAX EXPERIENCES

Kick off the season with the Thunderbirds!

Catch the inaugural home opener December 7!

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HANDPICKED HALIFAX EXPERIENCES

Holiday Pop-Up at the Stubborn Goat Beer Garden

A one-time winter waterfront pop-up.

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HOLIDAYS IN HALIFAX

The Halifax Holiday Guide

Celebrate all things merry and bright with festive events, holiday shows, craft markets, tree lightings, parades and more!

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HANDPICKED HALIFAX EXPERIENCES

Handpicked Halifax Experiences

Curated local experiences for foodies, families, festival-goers & more, Handpicked Halifax is like being shown around by your own local guide.

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Upcoming Events
Type
Date
Location
Community & Civic
Nov 30 - Dec 7
Downtown Halifax
Community & Civic
Dec 6
North End Halifax
Shopping
Dec 6 - 8
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
Shopping
Dec 7 - 8
North End 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.

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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!

Handpicked Halifax Experiences

Introducing a new way to experience Halifax.

Halifax Visitor Guide

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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!