Tunes at Noon on the Waterfront

Tunes at Noon on the Waterfront

After a year-long hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions, Tunes at Noon is back!

Tunes at Noon is an outdoor summer concert series presented by Downtown Halifax Business Commission (DHBC), in partnership with the African Nova Scotian Music Association, print media sponsor The CoastDevelop Nova ScotiaMusic Nova Scotia, and Youth Art Connection. Tunes at Noon recognizes the support of the Province of Nova Scotia. We are pleased to work in partnership with the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage to develop and promote our cultural resources for all Nova Scotians.

Nova Scotian performers from all genres of music will perform at new location on the Salt Yard Stage, Halifax Waterfront, from noon to 1 pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from July 21 to August 27, 2021.


July 21 – Celtic Rant (folk)
July 22 – Braden Lam (21st century folk-pop) (CANCELLED due to weather)
July 23 – Denzel Subban (French rap, French reggaeton)
July 28 – Maura Whitman (modern pop) (CANCELLED due to weather)
July 29 – Kids Losing Sleep (alternative pop-rock)
August 4 – The Gilberts (contemporary folk)
August 5 – Doris Mason (blues) (CANCELLED due to weather)
August 6 – Nick & Yonelis (pop, Latin pop) (CANCELLED due to weather)
August 11 – The Tritones (jazz, blues, and rhythm & blues)
August 12 – The Bombadils (folk, bluegrass, Celtic)
August 13 – Weldon & Josée Boudreau (part of Fête des Acadiens et des Acadiennes)
August 18 – Thomas Stajcer (Americana, country)
August 19 – Urban Surf Kings (instrumental surf)
August 20 – Gizelle de Guzman (country-rock) (CANCELLED due to weather)
August 25 – Vladimir Sitnikov (classical guitar)
August 26 – Wave Lord (rap, hip-hop, R&B)
August 27 – Zakary Miller (Canadiana swing)

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Patio Lanterns Festival

Halifax (and Nova Scotia’s) local businesses are lighting up this summer and fall with live music, food and drink specials, summer décor, fun activities, and more patio magic for the brand new Patio Lanterns Festival! Taking place across the province until October 11, 2021. 



The Grand Oasis Stage - Grand Parade

As part of the Patio Lanterns Festival, Halifax Civic Events has 14 weeks of FREE live art, dance and music at Grand Parade! 

The Grand Oasis Stage will come alive with performances for ALL ages on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights at 6 pm, and Sundays at 1 pm until October