|2 Crows Brewing
|Live band from 2-5 with a dollar off pints and growler fills during that time
||2 Doors Down
|BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Chili con Carne with Cheddar Cornbread $5
|14 Bells Fine Art Gallery
|Floral show and artist reception 1 to 4 pm
|Gottingen St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Berry vegan muffin for $1|
|Purchase any piece of our hand crafted jewelry and receive 25% off earrings.
Chat with our Artisans and see how they cast pewter Sand Dollars. Take part in our Hands On Experience where you can personalize and hand finish your own Sand Dollar – $5URL:
|Anna Leonowens Gallery
|The Woods Present: I AM ANNA
|Antojo Tacos & Tequila
|BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Street Style Tacos Al Pastor on the Patio. (Spit-roasted marinated pork, grilled pineapple, onion, cilantro on a corn tortilla.)
Two for $5
11am until we sell out
|Argyle Fine Art
|Meet artists George Spencer and see his latest 12 new paintings.
See recent paintings by Jan Davison that celebrate the small businesses of Halifax. Treats provided by The Old Apothecary and enter to win a limited edition print by Jan. Don’t forget to pick up a Mother’s Day card by our local artists too!
|Art Gallery of Nova Scotia||Hollis St.||Youth 17 & under free and 25% off on year family membership.
Participating in Halifax Attractions Week program
|Atlantic News||Queen St.||10% off cards all day|
|Attica Furnishings||Robie St.||Save 20% storewide in-stock items|
|Battery Park||Ochterloney St., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Fry Bread Tacos. $5 starting at 1130 untill we run out.|
|Beaver Tails||Halifax Waterfront||10 % off all our products all day long.|
|Bellissimo||Agricola St.||15% off in stock items *some exceptions apply several “yard sale” tables outside weather permitting|
|Bhavana Yoga Boutique||Gottingen St.||Tax Free All Day|
|Biscuit General Store||Argyle St.||20% OFF Storewide – One Day Only!
Plus – Tarot Readings – 12:00-3:00
|Bishop’s Cellar||Bishop’s Landing||Pouring free Nova 7 and locals alongside local cheese from 11-3|
|Board Room Cafe||Barrington St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Fry bread with vanilla ice cream and berry compote $4 11am til sell out|
|Bookmark||Spring Garden Rd.||Enjoy a 20% discount on any Atlantic Canadian-authored book. Open a local book on Open City!|
|Boutique Zekara||Agricola St.||20% off all purchases|
|Brightside Books||Wentworth St, Dartmouth||TBA|
|Brooklyn Warehouse||Windsor St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT:Fried Chicken Bahn Mi; Daikon Slaw, Cilantro Lime Aioli, Patè, Five Spice Honey Glaze
$8 from 11:30am until sold out!
|Cafe Aroma Latino||Agricola St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT:Carne Asada, fish tacos, chorizos with tortillas, tostones|
|Cafe Taiyaki 52||Brunswick St.||10% off for all taiyaki waffle items|
|Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21||Halifax Seaport||Free admission for kids when accompanied by an adult (max three kids per adult).
Participating in Halifax’s Attractions Week program
|Carbon Arc Cinema||1747 Summer St, Halifax NS. (lower level of The Museum of Natural History in the Commons)||Family screenings, adult screenings, workshops for all levels, a panel discussion, a social event and a party to celebrate at the end of the day with live bands!
www.anifx.ca for details and schedule
|CarShare Atlantic||Queen & Morris||CarShare staff will be on-site from noon to 6pm for CarShare demos and registration. Free annual membership for new members.|
|CENTURY 21 All Points||South St.||from 10:00 – 3:00 to answer all of your real estate questions. Drop by to find out how you can qualify for a $750 Home Renovation card. Great giveaways for the kids too|
|Chainyard Urban Cidery & Unchained Kitchen||Agricola St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Cider Tasting and Seafood Boil|
|Compass Distillers||Agricola St.||Two free tastings of any of our 8 spirits.|
|Cyclesmith||Agricola St.||Spend $50 and receive a voucher for Ol’ School Donuts Food Truck|
|Dalhousie University Club||Oxford St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Garrison on tap $16 all in for a pitcher and all paninis for sale at $6 all in.|
|Dee Dee’s Ice Cream||Cornwallis St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $6 Sundae (taxes in) Serving 10am to 8pm|
|Downtown Halifax Business Commission||Barrington St.||Family-friendly fun with a face painter, popcorn, fish pond and music. All free and open to everyone. From 11 am to 3 pm.|
|Dream Webs||Halifax Seaport Market||Save $5 off mini/Portage Series dream catchers and $10 off full sized dream catchers, from 7-3pm.|
|Duly Noted||Doyle St.||Get your free unique print designed by Lupin Designs and enjoy our tax free sale|
|Durty Nelly’s||Argyle St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Cheese and stout onion pies. Guinness caramelized onions, mozzarella, cheddar, Dubliner Irish.$5
11am until we sell out
|ECOGREEN Homes||Gottingen St.||Forge/Iron Work Demos|
|enVie – a Vegan Kitchen||Agricola St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $4 Creamy Broccoli & Quinoa Salads! (To go only)|
|F45 Training||Granville St.||Hollywood classes with live DJ at 8:15am; 9:20 and 10:25 am Come watch the classes or even take them if we have enough spots that day! Come in before 12 pm will be able to register for two weeks free trial for unlimited training.|
|Fine Art Bartending School||Agricola St.||Use Code: “ILoveLocal50” to save $50 off our 20 hour bartending course|
|Foggy Goggle||Gottingen St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Mini Crepe with Windy View Farm Local Eggs, Spinach, Cheddar, Roasted Tomatoes, Chili Garlic Aioli topped with Hollandaise and Fresh Garden Chives $6 cash only
From 9am-2pm or while supplies last!
|Garrison Brewing||Halifax Seaport||Open Brewery Day Brewing Demonstration
Food Vendor onsite
|Gourmandises Avenue Chocolaterie and Patisserie||Halifax Seaport Farmers Market||20%discount on all our home made ice cream and sorbet|
|Grafton St. Cafe by Scanway||Grafton St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $1.50 soft serve ice cream all day!|
|Halifax Citadel National Historic Site||Citadel Hill||Free admission for youth 17 & under
Participating in Halifax’s Attractions Week program
|Halifax Seaport Farmer’s Market and the Halifax Waterfront||Participating in Halifax’s Attractions Week|
|Halifax Seed Company||Kane St.||Teach the Kids to Grow: bring the kids to the planting station to learn how to plant a flower or start vegetable seeds. Happy Gardening!
Planting Station will be open 10am – 2pm
|HaliKids||South Park St.||The Toymaker of Lunenburg is going to have a make your own free wooden beaded necklace or wooden beaded snake station. And discounts from 10-40% off in-store purchases.|
|Harbour Hopper Tours||Halifax Waterfront||BOGO 50% off all admission
Participating in Halifax’s Attractions Week
|Heartwood Restaurant||Quinpool Rd.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Heartwood Bowls $10|
|Heartwood Restaurant||Agricola/Hydrostone||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Heartwood Bowls $10|
|High Seas Taffy & Tees||Halifax Waterfront||20% off storewide!|
|Humani-T Cafe||South Park St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $5 gelato cookie sandwiches (custom-built), 11am-close|
|Humani-T Cafe||Young St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $5 gelato cookie sandwiches (custom-built), 11am-close|
|Humble Pie||King St., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Savoury New Zealand Style Pies and Propellor Beer|
|I Heart Bikes||Sands at Salter – Halifax Waterfront||$1 Slushies ALL DAY|
|Indochine Banh Mi||South Park St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Korean Nachos – serving time starts at 11am. While supplies Last|
|Inkwell Modern Handmade Boutique||Brunswick St.||Lucky Leaf Special! Get 5-50% off your purchase (regular price items). Pick a leaf (at time of purchase) to reveal your discount!|
|Java Blend||North St.||$1.25 drip coffee, any size,|
|Java Blend||Halifax Seaport Market||$1.25 drip coffee, any size,|
|Krave Burger||Spring Garden Rd.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: bacon jam cheeseburger for $6|
|le French Fix||Prince St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: 2.50$ Americano with canelé bites|
|Lion & Bright||Agricola St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Jerk Onion Rings, $5.00, 2 pm – 6 pm|
|Local Source Market||Agricola St,||Free Local Source bag with purchase of $50.00 or more|
|Lost Cod Clothing Co.||Halifax Waterfront||20% off storewide!|
|Made in the Maritimes||Hydrostone||Kimberley Eddy live painting from 11am-1pm. Free Nova Scotia Fisherman Samples while supplies last.|
|MAKENEW||Agricola St.||50% off all pre-worn. Enter to win a basket of goodies.
Lemonade stand for Hope For Wildlife. $2.00 per cup.
|Midnight Oil Print & Design House||Gottingen St.||11am-6pm
Live screen printing! Pull the squeegee yourself and print your own shirt! 15% off in-store items.
|Monster Comic Lounge||Gottingen St.||Open Game Day|
|Nearby Planet VR||Gottingen St.||Tour Halifax in Google Earth|
|New Scotland Clothing co.||Portland St., Dartmouth||Buy any 2 regular priced items and get the 3rd item for free|
|North End Community Health Centre||Gottingen St.||Art Contest 10-3 pm.|
|Nova Scotia College of Art & Design||Halifax Seaport Campus||Artist for a Day – Details here|
|Nova Scotian Crystal||Lr. Water St.||Crystal Cutter demonstration on site|
|Nurtured Products for Parenting||Agricola St.||First 30 shoppers receive $25 Nurtured Gift Card for use in June.
(Min. Purchase $25 on Open City)
Spend over $50 receive voucher for Ol’ School Donuts.
|Obladee, a Wine Bar||Barrington St.||Loving Local flight for $12 after 8pm|
|Penelope’s Boutique||Cunard St.||Tax Free All Day|
|Petite Urban Pooch||Introducing the PUP Dog Lounge where owners can hang out with their dogs. We will be selling memberships and day passes and providing samples of our Dog Beer, which will be available for purchase at the Dog Lounge along with other dog treats and snacks.|
|Picnic (aka Picnic at The Dart Gallery)||Portland St., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: “take-out” ready sample of one of our house-style fishcakes. Shrimp, scallops, cod and salmon. No potato, no filller! $6.00 from 10:30 am until 2 pm.|
|Pier 21 Gift Shop||Halifax Seaport||Gift Shop – 20% off (excludes sales items)|
|Plan B – Dude’s Foods||Gottingen St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $5 Chicken n Waffles|
|Primal Kitchen||Brenton ST.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: The Black Widow Jr $6
Pulled Wild Boar, Gochubang Slaw, Crispy Onion, Chimilantro
on a Black Bun
12Noon until its gone
|Propeller Brewing Co||Gottingen St.||Open Brewery Day – come in to see how we brew!|
|Q Lofts||Roberts St.||Open house in multiple suites at this beautiful North End condo 1-4pm,|
|Room 152||Portland St. Dartmouth||25% off in store from 11-5 plus IWK charity yard sale at Christ Church from 9-11|
|Rousseau Chocolatier||South St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: “Café Gourmand”
1 small americano or tea, 1 madeleine, 1 chocolate, 1 artisanal marshmallow
~ No substitutes ~ Flavours TBC ~
$5.00. 11am til sold out
|Rudi’s Hot Sauce||Halifax Seaport Farmers Market||Buy any 5 bottles for $40 and get 1 free|
|Salvatore’s||Hydrostone||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Breakfast Calzones 8:00am-11:30am|
|Sattva Boutique||Agricola St.||Tax free in-store all day.
From 1-3: Meet the Maker session with Alissa Kloe, local creator behind Keephouse Housewares and a Pop Up with Faire Child Makewear: Sustainably produced waterproof weatherwear for kids.
|Schnitzel Bistro||King St., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Tortilla Soup $3 all day|
|Seam Work||Queen St., Dartmouth||No tax on classes booked during Open City|
|Smith’s Bakery||Agricola St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Fun sized cheesy Pizza|
|Spirit Spa||Young St.||20% off all retail and giving cookies for Open City|
|Spirit Spa||Hollis St.||20% off all retail and giving cookies for Open City|
|St. Mark’s Anglican Church||Corner of Gottingen and Russell Street in the Hydrostone||Halifax Explosion memorabilia, walking tour of the church, back stage of the organ, showing of the Atlantic Film Festival the Ocean Film – The Halifax Explosion – coffee, tea, hot chocolate will be served.
10 am to 4 p.m.
|Steve-O-Reno’s Cappuccino||Brunswick St.||Sparkling blueberry lemonade|
|Stone Pizza||Alderney Dr., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: The Soprano pizza $10
Spinach, sundried tomatoes and prosciutto
|Stories Restaurant at the Halliburton Hotel||Morris St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: TBA|
|Stubborn Goat Beer Garden||Halifax Waterfront||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $5 NS Seafood Chowder. Grand Reopening Day for 2018!|
|Stubborn Goat Gastropub||Granville St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Buffalo Fried Chicken & Cheddar Risotto Croquette $5
Plus Beer Special on Patio!
11am until we sell out.
|Studio East Food & Drink||Cunard St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Filipino Sausage $6
housemade Filipino sausage on a bun with pineapple cabbage slaw, garlic aioli, pineapple mustard and spicy mayo, 11am til sold out
|Sugah! Confectionery||Bishop’s Landing||$3 Hand Paddled Ice Cream.
Fudge, Buy One Pound, get a quarter pound Free
|Sugah! Confectionery||Public Gardens||$3 Hand Paddled Ice Cream|
|The Banook Pop Up||Banook Canoe Club||a curated little market made of 19 independent makers from our community. From 10-5pm. Honey and Butter will have a OMF sundae as the ‘back door special’|
|The Independent Mercantile Co.||Gottingen St.||20% OFF Storewide – One Day Only!
Plus – Create/take your own Mason Jar with Fruit & Herb Infused Water – $4
All proceeds to Feed Nova Scotia!
|The Nook Espresso Bar and Lounge||Gottingen St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $5 Corn tortilla, topped with dry spiced grilled red pepper and sweet potato, chili oil, cabbage slaw, topped with cilantro and drizzled with cashew cream. $2 from every taco purchase goes to our Token Program.
$2 Blueberry Basil Lemonade. $1 goes towards our Token Program.
|The Old Apothecary Bakery & Cafe||Barrington St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Eclair + vietnamese coffee combo $5.75 for the combo. 9am until sold out.|
|The Press Gang||Prince St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Kangaroo Sliders- House made bun, grilled kangaroo burger, pickled red onions, kimchee ketchup- $8
Tempura Shrimp Lollipop- 2 tempura shrimp with pickled onion and coriander chutney- $9
From 1-3pm, or while supplies last.
|the Quarrelsome Yeti||Halifax Seaport Farmers Market||Free mini screen print with every purchase|
|the Ten Spot||South St.||10% off retail products and a free lip balm with every purchase|
|The Trainyard General Store||Portland St., Dartmouth||Halifax Henna, Kind Krafts, and Lavender & Sage Co. Pop Ups & Events, 11am-2pm|
|The Watch That Ends the Night||King’s Wharf Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: “Lox n’ Bagel” – $5 (Eat-in or To-go) Gravlax Salmon, Pickled Onion, Capers & Dill Creme Fraiche
DRINK:”Mini Mai Tai” – $6 (Eat-in Only) Plantation Original Dark Rum, Gran Marnier, Sunflower Seed Orgeat, Lime, Mint
|Therapeutic Approach Yoga Studio||Quinpool Rd.||20% off 5 classes special for the day -an online sale|
|Uncommon Grounds||Barrington St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $2.50 Get Your Day Started Right Lattes.|
|Uncommon Grounds||Public Gardens||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT:$2.50 Get Your Day Started Right Lattes.
Special Open City Panini $6
|Uncommon Grounds||South Park St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: $2.50 Get Your Day Started Right Lattes.
Special Frittata Panini $6
|Urban Gardens||Queen St., Dartmouth||TAX FREE and prize for 25th customer|
|Velo Lab Cycle Works||Queen ST.|
|Vivacious Vixen Apparel||Portland St.||TAX FREE|
|Water & Bone||Charles St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT:Take-out: Bao (Duck) $4.50 and Yuzu
Spritzer $3.50 12:30-8:30
|Wildflower Clothing||Doyle St.||20% off everything in store|
|Woozles||Birmingham St.||Continuing the celebration of Atlantic Book Week, Woozles will be offering prize giveaways and chances to win themed book prizes for anyone who names their favourite Atlantic book, author or illustrator and/or can identify any of this year’s Atlantic Book Award winners|
|World Tea House||Argyle St.||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT:$2 teas in our newly released Spring Collection; Speed Tarot readings (10min) $10 10am-8pm|
|Yeah Yeahs Pizza||Ochterloney St., Dartmouth||BACK DOOR TAKEOUT: Cheesesteak Calzone- $7
Braised Beef, Provolone, Cream Cheese, Garlic Mayo, Sautéed Peppers and Onions.
**Roasted Mushrooms for vegetarian option
11am until Sold Out