• Welcome to Downtown Halifax

    Downtown Halifax is the urban core and hub of the Halifax (Kjipuktuk) region. With world-class attractions, hundreds of restaurants, pubs, shops, festivals and events, Downtown Halifax is where people and businesses want to be. 

    Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC) is a not-for-profit organization that represents the 1600+ businesses located in the Downtown core. We run programs, events, and marketing initiatives to help make Downtown Halifax a better place to live, work, and play.

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  • Fall in Downtown Halifax

    Crisp air, cozy sweaters, warm drinks. There's just something about fall in Downtown Halifax.

    Start your fall adventure Downtown! 

    Fall Adventures Downtown
  • What's Happening Downtown

    Fall has arrived in Downtown Halifax! And there's lots to look forward to as the air becomes crisp. Keep up to date with what's happening in Downtown with our online Events Calendar. 

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  • Meet Tahla and Tahir, co-owners of Simply Put

    Read our latest Downtown Spotlight on the father-son duo behind the new Downtown restaurant, Simply Put. 

    Read the latest Spotlight
  • Parking in Downtown Halifax

    Before you head Downtown, make your parking plan! Visit our 'Getting Around' page for everything you need to know about parking in Downtown Halifax, including helpful tips and a list of parking lots and garages. 

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  • Downtown Halifax Navigator Outreach Program

    The Navigator Outreach Program offers direct support to the unhoused and precariously housed population in the urban core.

    Learn more about the Program

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