Bossa Nova Scotia Show Jul 1, 2015 –
Bossa Nova Scotia provides a mellow, tropical and relaxing samba and bossa nova sound.
This Halifax-based instrumental trio of classically-trained guitarists and percussionist deliver soft, lyrical, as well as animated,rhythmic favourites, redolent with the sounds of Brazil….
Canada Day, Sackville Landing, Halifax (bottom of Sackville Street, on the Waterfront), FREE PUBLIC PERFORMANCE, SPONSORED BY HRM

Sackville Landing
Please Contact:  Martine Durier-Copp

Dartmouth Pancake Breakfast Presented by Holiday Inn Harbourview Jul 1, 2015 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Free pancake breakfast at the Alderney Landing Events Plaza while supplies last. Sponsored by the Holiday Inn Harbourview.

8:00am Free Pancakes Served
8:30am Flag Raising & “O Canada.”
8:15 Dalhousie Jubilee Swing Band
9:30am Event ends

The Dartmouth Lions Club, DND and our Air Cadets Dedicate their Canada Day to make this event special for our community. We sincerely thank them for their amazing work.
Alderney Landing
Phone:  #311

Pepsi Pancake Breakfast at the Grand Parade Jul 1, 2015 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Free pancake breakfast, while supplies last. Flag raising and singing of “O Canada.” The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Parade also begins at 10:30 AM. Celebrate Canada Day in the morning with free pancakes, coffee and juice!

The Spryfield Lions Club and DND dedicate their Canada Day to make this event extra special.
Grand Parade, Halifax.
Phone:  #311

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Parade Jul 1, 2015 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Fun for all ages! Bring the whole family! Celebrate Canada in style – hope to see you there!

Phone:  902-420-1114

Official Halifax Canada Day Opening Ceremony Jul 1, 2015 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Free admission on Canada Day to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site.

Join the Canada Day Committee, Government Officials and Sponsors at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada featuring 78th Highlanders and a 21-gun salute.

Singing of “O Canada” and FREE Canada Day Cake at 12:30 pm.


Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada
Please Contact:  General Information
Phone:  902-426-5080

The Family Fun Fest by Maple Lodge Farms Jul 1, 2015 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Don’t miss this Canada Day tradition in Halifax! Maple Lodge Farms is proud to present the largest family celebration of our birthday in Atlantic Canada.

The K9 Hi Flyers
Rick Pidgeon, Basketball Freestyler
Magic show by Patrick Drake
Dance performances
Interactive booths from the Public Library, Discovery Centre and Super Nova

Food trucks, facepainting, character appearances, inflatables


Stage line up:

12:00 PM | Chinese Cultural Society
12:45 PM | Rick Pidgeon Basketball Freestyle, Patrick
1:10 PM | Family Zumba class led by Cyclone Group Fitness
1:40 PM | Magic show by Patrick Drake
2:30 PM | Demonstration by Dig It Dogs Canine Services
3:00 PM: Debut Performances & hip hop workshop by SMALLFORTUNE

1 pm & 2 pm shows and meet and greets by the K9 Hi Flyers Dog Agility Team
The Halifax Common by the Pavilion & Skate Park
Phone:  #311

Free Concert at Sullivan’s Pond  Jul 1, 2015 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Free gazebo concert at Sullivan’s Pond featuring the Bill Stevenson Trio.

Free Maple Leaf Cookies while quantities last. Enjoy incredible local artists and wear your favourite red and whites! See you at Sullivan’s Pond!
Sullivan’s Pond, Dartmouth
Phone:  #311

Free Concert at the Public Gardens  Jul 1, 2015 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A FREE Canada Day afternoon concert: Roxy and Underground Soul Sound

Free maple cookies while quantities last.
Public Gardens, Halifax
Phone:  #311

Canada Day Grande Finale with Arkells, and more! Jul 1, 2015 5:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Don’t miss the 2015 FREE Main Event Canada Day Concert at Alderney Landing!




Laura Roy – 5:30
Elephants In Trouble – 6:00
Party Boots – 7:00
The Glorious Sons – 8:00
Arkells – 9:15

Fireworks at 10pm!

This is a Coast-to-Coast celebration of our Nation’s birthday featuring amazing Canadian talent. It will be the biggest free summer concert of the year!

Molson Beer Garden opens at 5:00 pm w/ $5 cover charge.

If you chose to consume alcohol, we encourage you to follow Nova Scotia’s Low Risk Drinking Guidelines found at:
Alderney Landing Events Plaza
Please Contact:  Brooke Stephen
Phone:  902-490-4092
Fax:  902-490-5950

Official Halifax Harbour Fireworks – Sponsored by Dartmouth Crossing Jul 1, 2015 10:00 PM – 10:10 PM
HRM lines the Halifax Harbour to view the summer’s best fireworks show. Celebrate Canada Day with your family and friends on the Halifax-Dartmouth Waterfront. Enjoy the best view from the Alderney Landing Canada Day Concert!

This year’s fireworks will be lit from a barge in the harbour. This show is not to be missed!
Halifax Harbour Waterfront
Phone:  #311

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