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.
This summer there will be dancing on the Halifax waterfront once again. Dancing happens at Tall Ships Quay, behind the Emera building and The Discovery Centre.
Hoppin’ at the Harbour – a Lindy Hop and Swing Dance
$5 (Or Pay What You Can)
Tuesday evenings until September 25
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Tangonova Waterfront Milonga Argentine Tango Social Dance –
$5 Donation/Free to Watch
Saturday evenings June 23 to September 8
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Salsa Dancing on the Waterfront
With the Free to Move Dance School
Wednesday evenings from July 4 – August 29
6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.