Events

LGBT in Halifax

Halifax Pride Week

The largest LGBTI Pride festival east of Montreal paints the town pink and every other shade of the rainbow, with its massive grab-bag of fun, inclusive events and performances.
Music in Halifax

TD Halifax Jazz Festival

Now in its fourth decade, Halifax's well-loved jazz festival boasts free outdoor jazz concerts and evening performances ranging from world music to classic jazz trios.
Performing Arts in Halifax

Halifax International Busker Festival

The oldest and largest festival of its kind in Canada draws comics, mimes, daredevils and musicians from around the world to the Halifax waterfront.
Cultural in Halifax

Nova Scotia Tattoo

The world's 'largest annual indoor show' is a military-style event with lots of marching bands.
Film in Halifax

Atlantic Film Festival

A week of great flicks from the Atlantic region and around the world.
Music in Halifax

Halifax Pop Explosion

Around 150 artists from genres as diverse as hip-hop, punk, indie rock and folk perform in 15 venues over a four-day period. Wristbands provide all-you-can-watch access.
Theater in Halifax

Atlantic Fringe Festival

The theater comes to town for ten days in September, showcasing offbeat and experimental works by emerging and established artists.