March Break in Halifax

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Find fun, family-friendly things to do in Halifax throughout March Break 2020.

MUST-DO
MARCH BREAK
EXPERIENCES

photo: Discovery Centre

MARCH BREAK AT THE DISCOVERY CENTRE

March 2020
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HAVE A SUPER MARCH BREAK AT PIER 21

March 16 – 20, 2020
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KIDS’ KITCHEN PARTY AT THE ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA

Sunday, March 15 | 1 PM – 4 PM
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STORIES FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF SUPERHEROES

March 16-19, 2020
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FAMILY-FRIENDLY
ACTIVITIES, ATTRACTIONS
& THINGS TO DO

INDOOR ACTIVITIES:

Looking for a fun indoor activity for the family? How about an escape room game?

Captured Escape Rooms
Suite 400, St. Paul’s Building
1684 Barrington St, Halifax

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5 Activities in Halifax That’ll Keep the Whole Family Entertained

📍 Seven Bays Bouldering, 2019 Gottingen St

Take a ride across the harbour on the Halifax-Alderney Ferry

Board the Alderney Ferry on the Halifax Waterfront, and enjoy the ride across the Harbour. 15 minutes and $2.75 later, you’ll arrive in Downtown Dartmouth, a community bursting with food culture, funky boutiques and urban art.

📍 Halifax-Alderney Ferry

Halifax Ferry Terminal – 5072 George St, Halifax
Alderney Gate Ferry Terminal – 88 Alderney Dr, Dartmouth

5 Fun Things To Do On a Rainy Day in Downtown Halifax

📍 Nearby Planet VR, 2093 Gottingen St

7 Awesome Halifax Attractions for Families

📍 Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Rd

10 Halifax Attractions With FREE Admission

📍 Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame, 1800 Argyle St

5 Must-Visit Museums in Halifax

📍 Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum, 471 Poplar Dr, Dartmouth

7 Things To Do Within a 7 Minute Walk from the Discovery Centre

📍 Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, 1675 Lower Water St

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES:

How about a winter visit to Peggy’s Cove?

📍 Peggy’s Cove

Just want to get out for some fresh air? Check out the Top 10 Halifax Hikes.

CATCH A HALIFAX HOME GAME

photo: Halifax Mooseheads

HOCKEY

Watch the Mooseheads play on home ice!

Friday, March 6: Halifax Mooseheads vs Quebec

Saturday, March 7: Halifax Mooseheads vs Cape Breton

Thu, March 12 – Sun, March 15: U SPORTS Men’s Hockey Championships ← championship event!

Friday, March 20: Halifax Mooseheads vs Acadie-Bathurst

Saturday, March 21: Halifax Mooseheads vs Moncton

LACROSSE

Don’t miss the Thunderbirds’ inaugural season!

Sunday, March 8: Halifax Thunderbirds vs Buffalo

BASKETBALL

Cheer on the Halifax Hurricanes!

Wednesday, March 4: Halifax Hurricanes vs KW Titans

Thursday, March 5: Halifax Hurricanes vs Sudbury Five

Tuesday, March 17: Halifax Hurricanes vs Island Storm

Wednesday, March 18: Halifax Hurricanes vs Windsor Express

Wednesday, March 25: Halifax Hurricanes vs Island Storm

Thursday, March 26: Halifax Hurricanes vs London Lightning

WHERE TO STAY

photo: Delta Hotels by Marriott Dartmouth

If you’re a family of swimmers: 10 Halifax Hotels With Pools

If you’re looking for a guaranteed winner: Top 10 TripAdvisor-Rated Halifax Hotels

If you have a hankering for history: 3 Historic Halifax Hotels

If you’re bringing along a furry family-member: Pet-Friendly Halifax Hotels

Or maybe you need a sneeze-free guarantee: Pet-Free Hotels in Halifax

WHERE TO EAT

photo: Morris East

For breakfast: The Best Breakfast Spots in Halifax

For a great cup of coffee (because kids aren’t quiet!): Where to Get a Great Coffee in Halifax

Something for the kids: 5 Kid-Friendly Halifax Restaurants With Reviews to Back It Up

Something for the adults: 5 Wonderful Wine Bars in Halifax

Something tried and true: Top 10 TripAdvisor-Reviewed Halifax Restaurants

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