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october 18, 2017
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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 month to month calendar for events and activities.
Please note that there are no official Tall Ships Nova Scotia event in 2018. For sailing/boating related regattas and events, including the Route Halifax Saint Pierre Ocean Race,  please check our calendar as we continue to update.  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.

Bluenose Ghosts Festival

Dartmouth October 5 – October 31, 2017

This annual spooktacular event hosted by Alderney Landing on the Dartmouth waterfront takes place on October 5-7, 12-15, 19-22 & 26-31.


Harvest Moon Festival

Halifax October 14 – October 28, 2017

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