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.
Catch free festival shows LIVE on the Halifax waterfront, 11:30 a.m. July 4 and July 5!
July 4, 3 Stages — Historic Properties, Sackville Landing, and New Place (near Sands at Salter).
July 5, 2 Stages — Historic Properties and Sackville Landing
See below for the schedule and acts.
Be sure to catch the full Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo show June 29 to July 6. is a not-for-profit charity that presents a week-long event every year in one of Canada’s most beautiful provinces. Pipes, drums, bands, gymnasts, dancers, acrobats, choirs, military traditions, modern music, trampoline routines… it’s all here! There’s something for everyone, sure to delight the whole family.