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.
The Historic Properties Courtyard will be completely transformed into a country farm in the fall this October!
The Historic Properties Courtyard and Market will be fully dressed in the splendour of fall colours. Come and sit on the giant cornucopia apple barrel and take a selfie, enjoy apple cider at Grounded Café. Three different weekends to enjoy.
October 14: Come back at night to see the amazing artistic installations in the courtyard as we participate in Nocturne Halifax.
October 19-22: The Great Pumpkin Patch will take over the Historic Properties Mall starting October 19 until October 31 with stunning Halloween pumpkins elaborately carved by NSCAD and NSCC students. Come on down to vote for your favourite from October 19 until October 22, 2017! Grand Prize of $1000 from The Armour Group Limited; $500 Second Prize from Waterfront Development.
Complimentary parking in Waterfront Development Lower Water street lots on October 21!
October 28: On October 28, Historic Properties will host a Safe Halloween from Noon-3:00p.m., where families can enjoy activities and receive candy in a safe and fun environment.
The Courtyard and Market will be decorated with spooky touches. We will have a photo booth, pumpkin bowling, pumpkin checkers, face painting, popcorn, cotton candy and of course candy treat bags for kids. Come visit TapSnap digital fun photo booth and take your family Halloween photo! Perfect for Instagram.