Halifax Fireworks and Events – 2018

The annual Canada Day celebration and fireworks display takes place in various locations throughout Halifax. Get times and details!

Alderney Landing, Dartmouth
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 8:00 am – 10:00 am

FREE Pancake breakfast (while supplies last)

Grand Parade, Halifax

Sunday, July 1, 2018, 8:00 am – 9:00 am

FREE Pancake breakfast (while supplies last)

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Official Canada Day Opening Ceremonies!

Free admission to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site.  Singing of “O Canada” and FREE Canada Day Cake at 12:30 pm.

Emera Oval, Halifax Common
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Canada Day Family Fun Fest!

Free entertainment, interactive activities, science experiments, food trucks, face painting, and inflatable attractions.

Canadian Armed Forces Parachute Team, the The Skyhawks, preforming their close-proximity sky formations for a spectacular show of skill and courage!

See and meet the K9 Hi Flyers Dog Agility Team.

Sullivans Pond, Dartmouth
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free public concert.  Free maple cookies while quantities last.

Halifax Public Gardens
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free public concert.  Free maple cookies while quantities last.

Alderney Landing, Dartmouth
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Summer concert and Fireworks show!

Dartmouth Waterfront
Sunday, July 1, 2018, 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Official Canada Day Fireworks Show!

Best viewing areas:

  • Concert crowd at Alderney Landing
  • green space along Ferry Terminal Park