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Kids Celebrate

November 5, 2022 @ 10:00 AM - January 29, 2023 @ 5:00 PM
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 1055 Marginal Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4P7 Canada

Kids Celebrate! invites children ages 5 to 12 to learn about the many celebrations practiced in their own communities. The exhibition is divided into four seasons, each evoking a different family or community setting. Children can learn more about the many celebrations that Canadians enjoy throughout the year – from food, music, decorations and games, to […]

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Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

November 24 @ 7:30 PM - December 30 @ 9:30 PM
neptune theatre scotiabank stage, 1593 Argyle St
Halifax, B3J 2B2
$40.00 – $65.00

Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean-spirited and selfish old man who hates Christmas. One cold Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. Often hilarious, sometimes spooky, this dramatic telling of a holiday classic will remind us that the true spirit of Christmas comes from giving.

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Light Up Downtown Dartmouth Holiday Projection

September 30, 2022 @ 7:00 PM - January 31, 2023 @ 10:00 PM
90 Alderney Drive, 90 Alderney Drive
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 1J2 Canada
Free

The Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission is pleased to present Light Up Downtown Dartmouth this Fall & Winter. Beginning this Friday, September 30th and continuing until January 31st, there will be light projections on the side of old Dartmouth City Hall nightly from 7-10pm.  

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12:00 PM

Halifax Thunderbirds at the Evergreen Festival

December 3 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Foundation Wharf Stage, Lower Water St
Halifax, NS B3H 4P8 Canada

Come meet the Halifax Thunderbirds at Evergreen Festival on December 3rd between noon and 4:00pm! Come play with the team, get a signature from your favourite player, and meet their mascot.

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1:00 PM

Evergreen Festival Stage Series – Weekend 2

December 3 @ 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on December 4, 2022 at 1:00 PM

Halifax Waterfront, 1599 Lower Water St
Halifax, NS B3J 1S2, Canada
Free

Sound the trumpets and ring the bells…it’s time to get in the holiday spirit with the 2022 Halifax Jazz Festival Evergreen Stage Series. Over four weekends, November 25th - December 18th, you will find 40+ live performances taking place on the Evergreen Stage. This year's concert series has moved to an exciting new location on […]

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Christmas Wreath Workshop

December 3 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
River Ridge Lodge, 28 Silver Point Rd
Mahone Bay, B0J 2E0
$87.00

Get your natural creative juices flowing during a fun-filled afternoon with Tara and Frauke, and create your own unique 14" wreath. The perfect way to kick off the festive season! Enjoy the scent of the freshly harvested balsam fir while you create in a beautifully rustic barn filled with carols to set the festive mood. […]

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4:30 PM

Light Up A Life

December 3 @ 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Hospice Halifax, 618 Francklyn Street
Halifax, B3H 3B4 Canada
Free

The holidays are a time we usually set aside to spend with the people we love. When those people are no longer with us, it can be more difficult. We can often look for comfort in memories of our loved ones, in serendipitous moments, and in those around us. As the holiday season approaches, we […]

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5:30 PM

Polar Express Movie Screening on the Halifax Waterfront

December 3 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Salt Yard, 1549 Lower Water St
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1S2 Canada

Bundle up to enjoy your favourite holiday classics on the Halifax waterfront. Bring a blanket and dress cozy to settle in for a series of holiday movies on the waterfront. Brought to you by Pop-up Cinema, there will be popcorn and concessions available for sale to bring the real movie experience to the outdoors. Stop […]

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7:00 PM

Orchestral Tradition: Revisited

December 3 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
St. Andrew’s United Church, 6036 Coburg Rd
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1Y9 Canada

Symphony Nova Scotia is pleased to present the Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra performing traditional composers Mozart (Titus Overture) and Verdi (Overture to Nabucco) alongside traditional Mi'kmaw Ko'jua dances, arranged by Rebecca Pellett. Conducted by Greg Burton.

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2:00 PM

The Nutcracker

December 3 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 PM, repeating until December 4, 2022

One event on December 8, 2022 at 4:00 PM

One event on December 9, 2022 at 2:00 PM

One event on December 10, 2022 at 2:00 PM

One event on December 10, 2022 at 2:00 PM

One event on December 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM

One event on December 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM

Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, 6101 University Ave.
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4R2 Canada

Symphony Nova Scotia, Halifax Dance and Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia celebrate 30 years of this holiday favourite. Featuring guest conductor Melanie Leonard. "A dazzling combination of dance, music and amazing puppetry." The Chronicle Herald

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7:00 PM

Raise Your Holiday Spirits at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site

December 3 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 PM on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2022

One event on December 3, 2022 at 7:00 PM

One event on December 17, 2022 at 7:00 PM

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, 5425 Sackville St
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y3 Canada
$60

Raise Your Holiday Spirits - For those 19+, Raise Your Holiday Spirits puts a special holiday twist on the popular Halifax Citadel spirit tastings! Celebrate the holidays in the tradition of the British Military with a special 75-min tour and tasting with a kilted 78th Highlander. Savour three Halifax Citadel-aged spirits, crafted by Compass Distillers, […]

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7:30 PM

Halifax Citadel by Candlelight Holiday Tour

December 3 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 PM on Friday, repeating until December 16, 2022

One event on December 3, 2022 at 7:30 PM

One event on December 17, 2022 at 7:30 PM

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, 5425 Sackville St
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y3 Canada
$29.99

Join the Citadel by Candlelight Holiday Tour at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site and learn more about the British army’s holiday traditions from their time stationed at the Citadel and in the field. The 75-minute candlelight tour will share a rare glimpse of the Citadel at night. $29.99 plus HST per person. Offered Friday's […]

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Elf The Musical

December 3 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 PM on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until January 31, 2023

Neptune Theatre, 1593 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2B2 Canada
$45.00 – $104.50

Book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin Music by Matthew Sklar Lyrics by Chad Beguelin Based upon the New Line Cinema film written by David Berenbaum Fountain Hall Stage | Featuring Ryan Brown as Buddy , Amanda Lundgren as Jovie Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to […]

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5:00 PM

TD Dartmouth Christmas Tree Lighting

December 3 @ 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Sullivan’s Pond, Sullivan's Pond
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 1P1 Canada
Free

Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 at Sullivan's Pond Park 5:00 to 6:30pm.  Tree Lighting and Holiday Fireworks Show over Sullivan's Pond at 6:30pm. At this time there are no further details available. Please check back after November 1st for updates.  For more information please contact Andrew Cox at either coxa@halifax.ca or leave a detailed message at 902-490-4729.

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6:00 PM

TD Downtown Dartmouth Tree Lighting

December 3 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sullivan’s Pond, Sullivan's Pond
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 1P1 Canada
Free

A fun event for the whole family to enjoy! The TD Dartmouth Tree Lighting is back at Sullivan's Pond this year complete with fireworks and performances from the Roving Steins. Santa will be in attendance, and we hope you will be too. 6:15pm - Lighting 6:30pm - Fireworks Performances from the Roving Steins throughout the […]

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10:00 AM

Brainfreeze 2022 – Polar Bear Plunge

December 3 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Black Rock Beach, 5718 Point Pleasant Dr. (in Point Pleasant Park)
Halifax, B3H 1B5

We’re welcoming you back to our epic in-person polar bear plunge! This event by Jack.org and Surf the Greats has been bringing brave souls together to break ice in the name of youth mental health since 2018. This year, we’re inviting Polar Bears to take up our #BearItAll challenge and get real about the need for honesty and bravery when it […]

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8:00 PM

Live Jazz versions of classics and current pop hits at Pacifico

December 3 @ 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 PM on Friday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 8:00 PM on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Pacifico, 5171 George St,
Halifax,, B3J 1M6
$5.00

This Ain’t Your Average Jazz Band The G Street Band plays jazz standards mixed in with high-energy, jazz versions of classics and current pop hits - every Friday and Saturday night at The New Pacifico in Halifax. The evening starts off low key as people enjoy a curated menu and specialty cocktails in an elegant setting.  From there it builds over the […]

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