Events

  • Our Climate Quest

    You’re invited to choose your path to action at Discovery Centre’s new featured exhibit, OUR CLIMATE QUEST. Explore the science of climate change in a full floor of interactive exhibits centred around youth climate action. Be immersed in learning, building, and testing sustainable solutions that affect our everyday lives. From exploring materials and how we shop, eat, and live to how we connect to our soils, ecosystems, and each other.
  • Neptune Theatre's CINDERELLA

    1593 Argyle St, Halifax, NS B3J 2B2 - Halifax
    FOUNTAIN HALL STAGE Written by Jeremy Webb Holiday Musical, Comedy, Family If the shoe fits… Based on the age-old tale, Cinderella tells the story of a young woman who longs for a better life away from her menacing stepsisters. To help make her dreams come true, an amateur fairy godmother appears and grants her wish to attend the royal ball. Cinderella is then in a race against the clock to try and find her prince before the spell is broken at the stroke of midnight. Packed full of pop songs, belly-laughs and fun surprises, this show leaves you with the magical feeling of love and joy.
  • Glow Gardens

    Halifax Exhibition Centre
    Laugh & stroll under the twinkle of a million lights at Glow Gardens “Around the World”. Towering exhibits, interactive activities, and glowing playgrounds will delight the whole family. Kick back at our licensed bar and enjoy a selection of beverages, food, and festive music by local performers. Shop our winter market, showcasing local artisans and boutique businesses. At Glow, there’s something for everyone!
  • The Village Shops at Dartmouth Crossing - Arctic Portal

    Step into The Arctic Portal at The Village Shops at Dartmouth Crossing, and travel to the North Pole to Visit with Santa, The Grinch and Billy the Elf! When visiting us, bring new or gently used blankets, hats, mittens and socks (new only) with you to donate to The Salvation Army!
  • Neptune Theatre's DICKENS’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL

    1593 Argyle St, Halifax, NS B3J 2B2 - Halifax
    SCOTIABANK STAGE Featuring Rhys Bevan-John and Simon Henderson By Charles Dickens Adapted for the stage and directed by Jeremy Webb Holiday Classic, Comedy, Family Tradition Celebrating its 20th Season Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean-spirited and selfish old man who hates Christmas. One cold Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future and forced to face his greedy ways. This dramatic re-telling of this holiday classic is often hilarious and sometimes spooky, Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is a classic tale for the whole family. A story about redemption and charity that will warm our hearts. Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future will remind us with laughter and tears that the true Christmas spirit comes from giving. The show’s creator and original ‘Scrooge’ (Jeremy Webb) will return for a few special anniversary performances this year. The dates are identified as you buy your seats.
  • Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

    FREE Access for Nova Scotians until January 24, 2024! Experience all of the exhibitions on view. This pilot program aims to remove financial barriers and increase access to the arts for all Nova Scotians.
  • Boney M. Holiday Favourites and Classic Hits!

    Afro-German-Caribbean disco and funk vocal group Boney M. featuring Liz Mitchell returnS to Halifax for their Holiday Favourites and Classic Hits show on, December 12. The group had eight #1 hits on the European charts, including Daddy Cool, Sunny, Ma Baker, Belfast, Rivers of Babylon, Brown Girl in the Ring, Rasputin, and Mary's Boy Child.
  • Discovery Centre's Winter Carnival

    Get ready to ring in the holiday season with the most festive event of the year! On Friday, December 15, 2023, Discovery Centre presents “Winter Carnival”, an evening that blends the magic of a winter carnival with a dash of scientific wonder, perfect for families to enjoy.
  • Halifax Thunderbirds - Home Game

    Halifax Thunderbirds vs. Philadelphia Wings Scotiabank Centre – 7:30pm
  • Halifax Thunderbirds - Home Game

    Halifax Thunderbirds vs. Toronto Rock Scotiabank Centre – 7:30PM
  • Halifax Thunderbirds - Home Game

    Halifax Thunderbirds vs. Rochester Knighthawks Scotiabank Centre – 7:00pm
  • Halifax Thunderbirds - Home Game

    Halifax Thunderbirds vs. Las Vegas Desert Dogs Scotiabank Centre – 7:30pm
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