2018 Events and Festivals in Downtown Halifax

 

Activity Location Date

Oceans Week HFX

Halifax Waterfront; Various Locations June 1-10

Doors Open Halifax

Various Locations Jun 2- 3

Garrison Backlot Bash

Cunard Centre, Marginal Road Jun 16
Route Halifax Saint-Pierre Ocean Race Halifax Waterfront

June 22-26

Royal Nova Scotian International Tattoo @Scotiabank Centre and Halifax Waterfront

Scotiabank Centre; Halifax Waterfront Jun 26 - Jul 2

Halifax Ribfest

Halifax Waterfront Jun 29 - Jul 2

Tuesday Night Tunes Summer Concert Series

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax Waterfront Jun 5 - Aug 28

Canada Day and Parade

Grand Parade; Various Location Jul 1

Tunes at Noon

Grand Parade Jul 4 - Aug 17

Summer Sounds @Barrington at St. Matthews United Church

1479 Barrington Street Jul - Aug (Tues)

TD Halifax Jazz Festival

Halifax Waterfront Jul 10 - 15

Africa Festival of Arts and Culture

Halifax Waterfront Jul 20 - 22

Halifax Pride Festival amd Pride Parade 2018

Various Locations Jul 19-29/Jul 21

Halifax International Busker Festival

Halifax Waterfront Aug 1 - 6

Natal Day

Various locations Aug 3 - 6

Halifax Seaport Beer Fest

Cunard Centre, Marginal Road Aug 10 - 11

Mosaic Festival

Halifax Waterfront Aug 18

HUFF: Halifax Urban Folk Fest

The Carleton Aug 26 - Sept 2
Fin: Atlantic International Film Festival 1892 Hollis Street

Sept 13 - 20

Hal-Con

Various locations Oct 26 - 28

Oyster Festival

Halifax Waterfront Sept 28 - 29

Nocturne: Art at Night

Various locations Oct 13

Halifax Pop Explosion

Various locations Oct 17 - 20

City Harvest

Various locations Oct

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Grand Parade Nov 11

Holiday Parade of Lights

Upper Water Street & Barrington Street Nov 17

Christmas Tree Lighting

Grand Parade Nov 24

Victorian Christmas at the Halifax Citadel

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Nov 24 - 25

Downtown Halifax Lights Festival

Various locations Nov - Dec

New Year's Eve Celebration

Grand Parade Dec 31