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The best food, shopping & services of the season in Halifax, October 21.

Spooky fun awaits including face painting, trick-or-treating from store to store, and more. Don't be afraid, dress up in your favourite costume and creep, float or crawl your way through Downtown Halifax!


The Argyle and Grafton shared streetscape project aims to advance the development of the urban core as a premier destination for residents, businesses, and tourists. It will strengthen the connections between major destinations through this flourishing entertainment district and it will reinforce the image of Halifax as a dynamic place to live, work and play.

Come out and celebrate Canada 150 by experiencing, discovering, and expolring special events and activities in Downtown Halifax. To help you out, we've collected 150 cool and exciting things you can do from now until the end of 2017.