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 and the Show Your Downtown Love Giveaway. 


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


SHOW YOUR DOWNTOWN LOVE GIVEAWAY - FEBRUARY 12, 2021 - Giveaway is now closed

Show Your Downtown Love is back for another year. On Friday, February 12, 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 12, 2021, tell us what you love about Downtown Halifax 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 12, 2021. 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 and a resident of Nova Scotia, Canada, to be eligible to win. Draw will take place by 4:30 pm (AST) on February 12, 2021. Winners will be contacted shortly after that time and have until Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at 5:00 pm (AST) to accept the prize or another winner will be drawn. The winners must pick up their prize package in person from DHBC's office at 1546 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS. Gift Baskets will not be delivered or mailed to the winners. The business/attraction/person with the most tags will be notified by email that they have won, and their gift basket will be delivered in person to them by DHBC the week of February 15, 2021. 

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 Bishop's Cellar Wine from Bishop's Cellar Wine from NSLC
Valentine's Day card from DeSerres Valentine's Day card from Biscuit General Store Candy from Freak Luncbox
Candle from The Flower Shop Candle from Venus Envy $100.00 gift certificate to 2 Doors Down Halifax
Chocolates from Rousseau Chocolatier Chocolates from Rousseau Chocolatier 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 Cabin Coffee
$50.00 gift certificate to Highwayman Restaurant & Bar $50.00 gift certificate to The Henry House Gift Certificate to Captured Escape Rooms (6 person play)
Approx. Value: $350.00 Approx. Value: $350.00 Approx. Value: $500.00


 Show Your Downtown Love to our #DowntownHalifax Businesses

This Valentine's Day, let's show our #DowntownHalifax businesses some love! Shop and support local this Valentine's Day if you are able.

Here are some ideas of how to #SUPPORTLOCAL this FEBRUARY 14:

  • Dine-in, take-out or get delivery from a local restaurant or cafe
  • Purchase Valentine's Day gifts, like cards, chocolates and flowers, from small local businesses
  • Show your favourite business some love online! Follow and like their posts on social media, and give them a positive review on review sites
  • Recommend local businesses to your friends and family
  • Reach our to your favourite small businesses to see how they are doing, they'd love to hear from you! 
  • And most importantly, THINK LOCAL FIRST this Valentine's Day and EVERY DAY!


Downtown Halifax Valentine's Day Packages

The Blossom Shop, 1949 Upper Water Street, Purdy's Wharf

  • Flower arrangements and Valentine's Day baskets
  • Order here

Drala Books & Gifts, 1567 Grafton Street

  • Spend $30.00 and get a free rose quartz
  • Order here

Eastern Front Theatre,1580 Barrington St

  • Enter their Valentine's Mystery Box Raffle here 

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront, 1919 Upper Water St 

  • "Be Mine with Bubbly and Bites" hotel package
    • Early check-in and late checkout
    • Bottle of sparkling wine and charcuterie board for two people 
  • Book online here

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront, 1919 Upper Water St

  • Looking to celebrate love at home this Valentine’s Day?
  • Purchase a charcuterie boxes for $65 + tax.
  • Email to place your order.
  • Available until February 14

Harbourstone Pour House, 1919 Upper Water St

  • Three-course meal for $45 + tax (per person)
  • Book your reservation here

Hotel Halifax, Scotia Square,1990 Barrington St

  • "Sweet Escape" hotel package 
    • Complimentary parking
    • Bottle of sparkling wine and chocolates for two people
  • Book online here 

Little Oak Bar, 1475 Lower Water St 

Morris East Restaurant, 5212 Morris Street

  • Valentines Day lunch specials, happy hour and a three course dinner 

  • Call 902 444 7687 for a reservation

Obladee Wine Bar1600 Barrington St

  • Three-course meal for $50 and three (optional) paired wines for $35
  • Live Jazz Trio
  • Two seating times: 6:00 pm and 8:30 pm
  • Book your reservation here

Pantry By Scanway, 1505 Barrington St B1 Level 

Piatto Pizza Bar, 1299 Hollis St

  • Two three-course meal options, both paired with a bottle of wine. One for in a restaurant and one to take home! 
  • Call 902 406 0909 for more information or book your reservation here 

Salty's Restaurant, 1877 Upper Water St 

  • Three-course meal with $5 off any Oyster Bay Wine
  • Call 902-423-6818 to book your reservation

Spirt Spa Shop, 5150 Salter St

  • Shop Spirit Spa Shop's special Valentines Day gifts here