Category Archives: Halifax by Season

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9 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Halifax

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It’s that time of year again!  To save you from scrambling to make last minute NYE plans, we’ve put together the ultimate collection of events and activities going on around the city.

Whether you’re looking for a leisurely skate or a big night on the town, we’ve got you covered – here are 9 ways to celebrate a brand new year in the city –  Happy New Year Halifax!

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5 Reasons to Give Winter Surfing a Chance in Halifax

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Winter surfing isn’t for everyone, but if you’re looking for a different kind of surf escape, far from the busy beaches of Costa Rica or Mexico, Halifax is the place to go. You might be wondering why anyone would be crazy enough to hop in the frigid Atlantic while the sandy beaches are hidden under a gelid layer of water powder.

Well, read on to discover 5 ~cool~ reasons you should give winter surfing a in the Halifax region a chance!

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5 FUN Family Activities to Experience Over the Holidays in Halifax!

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The holidays can be a busy and occasionally stressful time – no matter how well your family gets along! Fortunately there are plenty of things to do in Halifax that will keep the whole family entertained.

Here are 5 of Halifax’s BEST family-friendly activities to consider:

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Where to Find Perfect Secret Santa Gifts in Halifax

The nights are getting longer, the days chillier, and the shopping malls much busier – all signs point to the holidays fast approaching! For many of us this means that it’s time to start gift shopping for friends, family, and of course the beloved (and occasionally stressful) Secret Santa exchange.

The great thing about holiday shopping is that it can be a great excuse to spend a day or a weekend around the city, enjoying the local retailers and larger shopping centres that make Halifax such a great shopping destination. And lucky for you, we can help you find the perfect gift for ANYONE on your list – including your Secret Santa recipient!

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