Halifax Fireworks and Events – 2016

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







Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Parade ​10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. / Fun for all ages! Bring the whole family! Celebrate Canada in style – hope to see you there!
Official Halifax Canada Day Opening Ceremony ​11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. / Free admission on Canada Day to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site.  Singing of “O Canada” and FREE Canada Day Cake at 12:30 pm.
Free Concert at Sullivan’s Pond ​2 p.m. – 4 p.m. / Free gazebo concert at Sullivan’s Pond featuring the Bill Stevenson Trio.  Free maple cookies while quantities last.
​Free Concert at the Public Gardens ​2 p.m. – 4 p.m. / A FREE Canada Day afternoon concert: Roxy and Underground Soul Sound.  Free maple cookies while quantities last.
Alderney Landing Canada Day Concert ​5:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. / Don’t miss the FREE Main Event Canada Day Concert at Alderney Landing, with Yukon Blonde, Reeny Smith, Born Ruffienas and more!
​Official Halifax Harbour Fireworks ​10:00 p.m. / Halifax-Dartmouth Waterfront – Enjoy the best view from the Alderney Landing Canada Day Concert!