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Winterful Waterfront Weekend

Halifax February 10 – February 11, 2018

Winterful Waterfront Weekend, February 10-11, 2018

PLEASE NOTE: Given the Special Weather Statement and forecasted heavy rains, we have decided to cancel the February 11 events. 

THANK YOU to everyone who has come by today for our Winterful event and to our partners! We look forward to future winter events and our popular firepits will be back. Feel free to share your winter ideas anytime at winter@wdcl.ca


Come enjoy early Valentine’s fun for the whole family on the Halifax Waterfront* (plus some Winterful activities on the Dartmouth Waterfront).

Lots of activities for children and adults alike. Fire, food, hot drinks, snow painting*, music, snowshoeing*, games, winter yoga, and more. (Takes place on the Halifax Waterfront around Sands at Salter, and New Place; located at 1549 Lower Water Street; end of Salter Street and the boardwalk area behind the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic).

Activities run from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm on Saturday, February 10 and 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm on Sunday, February 11. *snow permitting

Dress warmly and come down to the water’s edge to play!  Come and celebrate winter with our many partners – Fusion Halifax, Halifax Cycling Coalition, Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Taste of Nova Scotia, Amos Pewter, Waterfront Warehouse, Morris East, Big Daddy’s Metal Art, and Mountain Equipment Co-op.

List of confirmed activities on the Halifax waterfront:

And visit Alderney Landing on the Dartmouth Waterfront on Saturday for more Winterful activities!

  • Smores roasting on the Waterfront (10:00 am to Noon)
  • Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Alderney Farmers’ Market (8:00 am to 1:00 pm)
    FREE Valentine Basket Draw + come sit on the kissing bench and get your picture taken with your sweetheart.

** Many Taste of Nova Scotia members will also have product for sale.

Click here for a PDF of the map.