Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
Waterfront parking is where downtown begins.
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A bustling seaside playground where people of all ages and backgrounds come to explore and experience the best of Nova Scotia.
A seaside destination for the entire family.
Where cultural and seafaring experiences meet a new ocean economy.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site where Nova Scotia’s seafaring history comes to life.
See what’s happening on the waterfront.
Four unique waterfronts filled with experiences for all ages.
A waterfront view makes everything taste better.
Take advantage of free Wi-Fi.
Learn more about recent waterfront developments.
Our open space Master Plan is in-progress.
Harnessing the potential of our waterfronts.
Learn more about Nova Scotia’s waterfronts.
News from the water’s edge.
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Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
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Together, we are building waterfronts that are experiential and economic hubs for all Nova Scotians.
Building on the greatness of the ocean since 1976.
Meet the Waterfront Development team.
Meet our Board of Directors.
Become a steward of a rising tide.
At Waterfront Development, our goal is to get you as close as you can possibly get to the unforgettable beauty,…
On Friday, December 6, at 9:05 am, Royal Canadian Navy vessels will sound their horns in Halifax Harbour to mark the Halifax Explosion….
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On Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6, STV Unicorn – the only all-female-crewed tall ship in the world – will be open for…
City Harvest is back! This annual fall I Love Local Hfx event encourages people to re-explore their city, their downtown, and their waterfront by…
The annual national book and magazine festival, The Word On The Street, is taking place Sunday, September 22 on Halifax…
On Saturday, September 21, Halifax waterfront hosts the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia’s annual Duck Derby, which sees 10,000 rubber…
Coming up September 18 to 22, international and local sports fishermen join private boaters, along with local charters, to compete…
Sorca is a beautiful 67ft. schooner built in 1978 by renowned Nova Scotia boatbuilder Murray Stevens. These days, she’s owned…
U.S. Coast Guard vessel Eagle is scheduled for a three-day stop in Halifax, July 19–22. Constructed in 1936, the Eagle is a…