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september 22, 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.
Please note that there are no official Tall Ships Nova Scotia event in 2018. We 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.

Community Dancing

Halifax June 12 – September 25, 2018

This summer there will be dancing on the Halifax waterfront once again. Dancing happens at Tall Ships Quay, behind the Emera building…


Chinese Festival Halifax

Halifax September 9 – September 22, 2018

The Chinese Festival will present a diverse range of performances and genres with events across the City, kicking off with an…


OCEARCH Visit to Nova Scotia

Halifax September 17 – October 13, 2018

OCEARCH is embarking on its first expedition to the coast of Nova Scotia after following the multi-year migratory tracks laid…


Halifax Nova Scotia International Tuna Tournament

Halifax September 22 – September 26, 2018

This coming September in Halifax, international and local sports fishermen will join private boaters along with local charters to compete in…


Fire and Water Festival

Dartmouth September 22, 2018

FREE EVENT at Alderney Landing Dartmouth Colour Festival – 12PM to 6PM Fire and Water Festival – 6PM to 10PM…