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Saturday morning at the Halifax Seaport Farmers' Market

Downtown Halifax
1 hour

About This Experience

Spend your morning leisurely browsing through hundreds of vendors at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market, a locally-roasted coffee in one hand and a freshly-baked croissant in the other.

The oldest continuously-operating farmers’ market in North America, the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market is home to more than 250 vendors! With everything from artisan crafts and handmade goods, to bakery treats, produce, and fresh seafood, there’s so much to explore at the Seaport Market!



Visiting on a weekday or during the off-season? Check out The Shelf! Located at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market, The Shelf is open:

  • Tuesday-Friday: 10 am – 5 pm
  • Saturday: 7 am – 3 pm
  • Sunday: 9 am – 3 pm



LOCAL TIP: Don’t miss the rooftop patio!
Open May through November, it’s the perfect place to take your coffee to sit and relax in the sunshine with an unobstructed view of the Halifax Harbour.


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What to Bring

Reusable shopping bag
Cash (ATMs available onsite)

Things you should know

Daily Availability:Saturday
HoursMonday-Friday: 10am - 5pm / Saturday: 7am - 3pm/ Sunday: 9am - 3pm
ATMsMost vendors only accept cash. ATMs are available for cash withdrawal.
ParkingFree parking on evenings, Saturdays and Sundays!
Local TipSaturday is best day to hit the market, especially because of its undeniable energy and the most vendors and variety.

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