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october 16, 2018
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The waterfronts are host to more than 40 events annually including some of the region's top signature festivals. Explore our calendar for events and activities. Click here for a mix of highlights from our 2018 event list.
Please note that there are no official Tall Ships Nova Scotia event in 2018. For sailing/boating related regattas and events,  please check our calendar.  We also welcome visiting vessels, which can range from tall ships to research vessels, periodically through the year as part of our Visiting Ship Program. These visits, and any free public access times, are posted on our social media sites. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Interested in hosting your event or community walk/run on the waterfront? Please complete our event request form.
You can view our waterfront maps here.

Bluenose Ghosts Festival

Dartmouth October 4 – October 30, 2018

Dates this year are October 4-6, 11-14, 18-21, 25-28 & 30, 2018. This annual spooktacular event hosted by Alderney Landing on the…


Harvest Moon Festival

Halifax October 13 – October 27, 2018

The Historic Properties Courtyard will be completely transformed into a country farm in the fall this October! The Historic Properties Courtyard…