Best events in Halifax

Check out the top events in Halifax, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Halifax Central Library
1. Halifax Central Library
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32 local reviews
5440 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax
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Sid
A beautiful new building in downtown Halifax holds the new Central Library. A large collection in a beautiful…
Wiebke
Halifax's newest pride and joy. DON'T miss having a coffee on the roof top, great view! Often have interesting…
Sally And Shawn
One of the most amazing libraries. They do tons of free events and have a beautiful rooftop patio and coffee…
1. Halifax Central Library
1. Halifax Central Library
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32 local reviews
5440 Spring Garden Rd, Halifax
Sid
Sid
A beautiful new building in downtown Halifax holds the new Central Library. A large collection in a beautiful space that also hosts events…
Wiebke
Wiebke
Halifax's newest pride and joy. DON'T miss having a coffee on the roof top, great view! Often have interesting cultural events happening.
Sally And Shawn
Sally And Shawn
One of the most amazing libraries. They do tons of free events and have a beautiful rooftop patio and coffee shop
2. The Seahorse Tavern
2. The Seahorse Tavern
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30 local reviews
2037 Gottingen St, Halifax
+1 902-406-4255
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Mel
The Seahorse is best known as a live music venue, hosting live bands in all genres, DJs, festivals, special…
Kevin
The Seahorse Tavern is a thing of legend, one of the oldest pubs in Halifax. The Seahorse still is best known…
Andrew
Good spot to catch up and coming bands, and dance events.
2. The Seahorse Tavern
2. The Seahorse Tavern
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30 local reviews
2037 Gottingen St, Halifax
+1 902-406-4255
Mel
Mel
The Seahorse is best known as a live music venue, hosting live bands in all genres, DJs, festivals, special events and karaoke nights. Grab…
Kevin
Kevin
The Seahorse Tavern is a thing of legend, one of the oldest pubs in Halifax. The Seahorse still is best known as a live music venue, hosting…
Andrew
Andrew
Good spot to catch up and coming bands, and dance events.
3. Halifax Metro Centre
3. Halifax Metro Centre
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7 local reviews
1800 Argyle Street, Halifax
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(902) 421-8000
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Mark
Junior Hockey, concerts, events and more fill the Metro Centre throughout the year. Take the Ferry to Halifax…
Sally And Shawn
All of the major hockey games happen here, as well as big stadium concerts and events.
Steve
Here is our hockey arena. You can find a host of all kinds of events here!
3. Halifax Metro Centre
3. Halifax Metro Centre
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7 local reviews
1800 Argyle Street, Halifax
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(902) 421-8000
Mark
Mark
Junior Hockey, concerts, events and more fill the Metro Centre throughout the year. Take the Ferry to Halifax and walk a short distance.
Sally And Shawn
Sally And Shawn
All of the major hockey games happen here, as well as big stadium concerts and events.
Steve
Steve
Here is our hockey arena. You can find a host of all kinds of events here!
4. Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
4. Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
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63 local reviews
1675 Lower Water Street, Halifax
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(902) 424-7490
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Sylvia
Located in the heart of Halifax’s waterfront, there’s no better place to immerse yourself in Nova Scotia’s…
Ron
Located in the heart of Halifax’s historic waterfront, there’s no better place to get immersed in Nova…
Oleg
One of the must attend when you're in Halifax. A great portray of Titanic events, which sank near Halifax.
4. Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
4. Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
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63 local reviews
1675 Lower Water Street, Halifax
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
(902) 424-7490
Sylvia
Sylvia
Located in the heart of Halifax’s waterfront, there’s no better place to immerse yourself in Nova Scotia’s rich maritime heritage than the…
Ron
Ron
Located in the heart of Halifax’s historic waterfront, there’s no better place to get immersed in Nova Scotia’s rich maritime heritage than…
Oleg
Oleg
One of the must attend when you're in Halifax. A great portray of Titanic events, which sank near Halifax.
5. Zatzman Sportsplex
5. Zatzman Sportsplex
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12 local reviews
110 Wyse Rd, Dartmouth
+1 902-464-2600
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Sid
A gym close to the house, the Dartmouth Sportsplex is an indoor sports and community centre. It houses an…
5. Zatzman Sportsplex
5. Zatzman Sportsplex
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12 local reviews
110 Wyse Rd, Dartmouth
+1 902-464-2600
Sid
Sid
A gym close to the house, the Dartmouth Sportsplex is an indoor sports and community centre. It houses an arena, two swimming pools with…
6. Point Pleasant Park
6. Point Pleasant Park
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132 local reviews
5530 Point Pleasant Dr, Halifax
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 902-490-4700
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Kevin
Point Pleasant Park situated in the south end of the Halifax peninsula is a historic 75-hectare wooded park…
6. Point Pleasant Park
6. Point Pleasant Park
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132 local reviews
5530 Point Pleasant Dr, Halifax
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+1 902-490-4700
Kevin
Kevin
Point Pleasant Park situated in the south end of the Halifax peninsula is a historic 75-hectare wooded park crisscrossed with 39 km of easy…
7. Good Robot Brewing Company
7. Good Robot Brewing Company
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44 local reviews
2736 Robie St, Halifax
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 902-446-1692
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Sally And Shawn
A fantastic North-End brewery. In the summer they have an adorable astroturf beer-garden with hot dogs, lawn…
Liz
Local brewery with indoor and outdoor seating with rotating food menu's and lots of fun events (including…
7. Good Robot Brewing Company
7. Good Robot Brewing Company
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44 local reviews
2736 Robie St, Halifax
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 902-446-1692
Sally And Shawn
Sally And Shawn
A fantastic North-End brewery. In the summer they have an adorable astroturf beer-garden with hot dogs, lawn games and picnic tables. They…
Liz
Liz
Local brewery with indoor and outdoor seating with rotating food menu's and lots of fun events (including outdoor movies and dog days). Beer…
8. Halifax Waterfront
8. Halifax Waterfront
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52 local reviews
Lower Water St, Halifax
+1 902-229-2628
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Sid
Fun restaurants, shops, tall ships, playgrounds, live events and occasional festivals make this a huge tourist…
8. Halifax Waterfront
8. Halifax Waterfront
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52 local reviews
Lower Water St, Halifax
+1 902-229-2628
Sid
Sid
Fun restaurants, shops, tall ships, playgrounds, live events and occasional festivals make this a huge tourist destination in Halifax.
9. Le Bistro By Liz
9. Le Bistro By Liz
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11 local reviews
1333 South Park St, Halifax
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(902) 423-8428
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Mel
Modest French bistro with classic cuisine, brunch, live music events & a full bar.
9. Le Bistro By Liz
9. Le Bistro By Liz
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11 local reviews
1333 South Park St, Halifax
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(902) 423-8428
Mel
Mel
Modest French bistro with classic cuisine, brunch, live music events & a full bar.
10. Halifax Public Gardens
10. Halifax Public Gardens
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84 local reviews
Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
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Sally
Always free to get into, the public gardens are really beautiful and host loads of events. Each summer the…
Shauna
Enjoy a peaceful and beautiful stroll through our meticulously maintained Public Gardens - live music events…
10. Halifax Public Gardens
10. Halifax Public Gardens
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84 local reviews
Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax
Open · Closes 4:00 PM
Sally
Sally
Always free to get into, the public gardens are really beautiful and host loads of events. Each summer the Atlantic International Film…
Shauna
Shauna
Enjoy a peaceful and beautiful stroll through our meticulously maintained Public Gardens - live music events and ice cream on site.
11. Porter's Lake Pub and Grill
11. Porter's Lake Pub and Grill
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9 local reviews
5228 Nova Scotia Trunk 7, Halifax
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(902) 827-3097
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Emily
It's the spot where the Eastern Shore Locals go! “It’s Worth the Drive to the Porters Lake Pub”. Porters Lake…
Jenna
It's the Local Bar. Have a drink & a bite to eat amongst the locals! Their menu is pub food with a mix of chef…
11. Porter's Lake Pub and Grill
11. Porter's Lake Pub and Grill
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9 local reviews
5228 Nova Scotia Trunk 7, Halifax
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
(902) 827-3097
Emily
Emily
It's the spot where the Eastern Shore Locals go! “It’s Worth the Drive to the Porters Lake Pub”. Porters Lake Pub is the largest Pub and…
Jenna
Jenna
It's the Local Bar. Have a drink & a bite to eat amongst the locals! Their menu is pub food with a mix of chef inspired options Brunch,…
12. Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
12. Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
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4 local reviews
Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
(902) 494-3820
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Sid
The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium at Dalhousie University is the venue of most concerts put on by Symphony Nova…
12. Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
12. Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
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4 local reviews
Dalhousie Arts Centre: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
(902) 494-3820
Sid
Sid
The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium at Dalhousie University is the venue of most concerts put on by Symphony Nova Scotia. Check their website for a…