Chart your course to visit one of the world’s most spectacular coastlines.
Waterfront parking is where downtown begins.
Here are some additional ways to access our waterfront.
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.
Follow along and share your experiences.
Learn more about the mix of projects and events on the waterfronts.
Need more information? Get in touch with us.
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.
City Harvest is back on October 20! A chance to explore or re-explore local businesses, eateries and great local spaces and places. Enjoy complimentary parking in our Lower Water Street lots and explore the City! (Meters are free evenings and weekends at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic).
I Love Local (HFX) is a group of community minded independent businesses that are committed to supporting and strengthening our community and to making Halifax an exciting and vibrant place to shop, eat and live.
Our members employ 100’s of Haligonians, support 100’s of charities and community groups and add incredible depth to the tapestry that is Halifax. By shopping at I Love Local (HFX) businesses, you are choosing to ensure that our local economy remains strong, that innovation continues to happen here and that Downtown Halifax remains the heart of what makes Halifax great.
Be sure to also check out the Historic Properties Harvest Moon Festival and the Great Pumpkin Patch October 17 to 21!