Show Your Downtown Love

Show Your Downtown Love

It's Valentine's Day in Downtown Halifax!

Celebrate the day of love in Downtown Halifax with special Valentine's Day promotions and events, the Show Your Downtown Love Giveaway, and 2 Hours of FREE Parking with the HotSpot Parking App


Find a list of businesses offering Valentine's specials and promotions below.



Show Your Downtown Love is back for another year. On Friday, February 14, tell us what you love about Downtown Halifax on DHBC's Facebook and Instagram, and you could win one of two gift baskets* full of Valentine's themed goodies! AND the business, attraction and/or person with the most tags, also wins a gift basket!
Follow @DowntownHalifax to enter. 

Here's how to enter:

  1. On Friday, February 14, 2020, tell us what you love about Downtown Halifax (see map below) on Facebook and Instagram. It could be your favourite restaurant, shop, attraction or even person who works Downtown! 

  2. Tag (or hashtag) the business, attraction and/or person.

  3. Make sure your following @DowntownHalifax on Facebook and Instagram.

​​Contest starts at 9 am and ends at 4 pm (AST) on Friday, February 14, 2020. Valid entries will be entered to win a Valentine's themed gift baskets (one gift basket* will be awarded per Facebook and Instagram). A third gift basket will be awared to the Downtown Halifax business/attraction/person with the most mentions/tags. Participants are welcome to enter more than once and on more than one platform. Participants cannot win more than one basket. *Must be 19 and over to enter and be a resident of Nova Scotia, Canada. Draw will take place by 4:30 pm (AST) on February 14, 2020. Winners will be contacted shortly after that time. Rules & Regulations here

Follow the love with @DowntownHalifax and #LoveDowntownHFX.

Gift Baskets

Gift Basket 1 - Facebook Gift Basket 2 - Instagram Gift Basket 3 - Business/Person or Attraction with most tags
Wine from NSLC Wine from Bishop's Cellar Wine from NSLC
Valentine's Day card from Biscuit General Store Candle from Venus Envy Candy from Freak Luncbox
Candle from Twisted Willow Flowers & Gifts Card from Coles $100.00 gift certificate to Gahan House Nova Centre
Chocolates from Rousseau Chocolatier Chocolates from Gourmandises Avenue Chocolaterie Board game from The Board Room Game Cafe
Gift certificate to Spirit Urban Spa for a Couples Massage (60 min) Gift certificate to Life SalonSpa for a Side-by-Side massage (60 min) $50.00 gift certificate to Le French Fix
$50.00 gift certificate to Ristorante a Mano  $50.00 gift certificate to Julep Kitchen & Cocktails Gift Certificate to Captured Escape Rooms (4 person play)
Approx. Value: $300.00 Approx. Value: $300.00 Approx. Value: $400.00



From 8 am to 6 pm (AST) on Friday, February 14, 2020, DHBC is giving 2 hours of FREE parking at all Downtown Halifax meters (see map for area) with the HotSpot Parking App. Find out more about HotSpot and download the App here

Check out Valentine's Day at DHBC! Visit our storefront at 1546 Barrington Street between 12:00 - 1:00 pm for FREE cupcakes from Layers Cakes, and to enter for a chance to win a gift basket filled with Downtown Halifax goodies. More info here.