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Events for August 17, 2022

4:00 PM

Symphony Nova Scotia String Quartet Outdoor Concert

August 17 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Queens Marque, 1715 Lower Water St
Halifax, NS B3J 0J4 Canada

Hear Symphony Nova Scotia’s String Quartet - Jennifer Jones, Anne Simons, Yvonne DeRoller, and Rachel DeSoer – along with Narrator D’Arcy Gray, perform a delightful concert of works from Haydn, Florence Price, Joe Sealy, Bela Bartok, Cris Derkson, Beethoven, and more!

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7:00 PM

Shakespeare by the Sea Summer Season (2022)

August 17 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00PM every day repeating until September 4th, 2022, excluding mondays.
Point Pleasant Park, 5530 Point Pleasant Dr
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1B5 Canada

This Summer join the cast and crew of Shakespeare by the Sea at the picturesque Cambridge Battery in beautiful Point Pleasant Park for a night of theatre!

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Canary and The LoveCats Wednesday evenings at Pacifico

August 17 @ 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Pacifico, 5171 George St,
Halifax,, B3J 1M6

Canary and the Lovecats play the music of Louis Armstrong and Billie Holliday ....and more! A female vocalist, trumpet, violin, acoustic guitar, acoustic bass and drums create the sounds and rhythms of swing era classics... Halifax Style. Have a bite, a drink, and maybe join the Dal swing dance society on the dance floor at the fabulous […]

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10:30 AM


August 17 @ 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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One event on July 20, 2022 at 10:30 AM

One event on July 27, 2022 at 10:30 AM

One event on August 3, 2022 at 10:30 AM

One event on August 17, 2022 at 10:30 AM

Natural Resources Education Centre, Spring Garden Rd. &, Summer St
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3S9 Canada

Family Lawn Area Unlike playgrounds built out of plastic and metal, the Nature Learning and Play Space uses the area’s natural topography, trees, plants, water, rocks, clay and sand to create a space where kids can balance, climb, build, use their senses, learn about risk, and explore.

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5:00 PM

Kizomba Dance Classes

August 17 @ 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until September 28, 2022

Tall Ships Quay, 1751 Lower Water St
Halifax, NS B3J 1S5 Canada

Be introduced to the art of Kizomba dancing, whether you choose to watch or participate yourself!

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