Welcome to Halifax, a thriving seaside city on Canada’s eastern coast. As September approaches, this quaint community celebrates the change from summer to fall by providing a wide range of fun activities and events for everyone to take part in. We’ve put together a list of the best things to do in Halifax in September, whether you’re a local looking for new experiences or a visitor trying to make the most of your time there. Prepare to discover Halifax’s distinctive fusion of history, culture, nature, and entertainment.
Halifax International Fleet Week
Visit the Halifax waterfront from September 7–10 for the first Fleet Week, a display of Canadian defense featuring the Royal Canadian Navy as well as the US, UK, France, and Germany. The weekend will come to a close with the Parade of Ships through the harbor, live music, and tours of Navy vessels. You won’t want to miss this event because there is so much to see and do for all types of crowds.
Family Retro Games Night
With the help of Discovery Centre, step up your family game night and take it back to your youth. With vintage games rated E for Everyone, you’re invited to engage in some friendly competition.
At the Discovery Center, take game night to the next level by playing STEAM exploration games, larger-than-life versions of Connect 4 and Jenga, and more. Family-friendly games will be available from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and then from 9 p.m. until midnight, only adult games will be offered. Craft beer and non-alcoholic beverages will be available on site from Propeller Brewing Co. Plan a night out here to check it out with your friends, family, or for the perfect date.
FIN Atlantic International Film Festival
Every September for 43 years, the Atlantic International Film Festival has turned Halifax into a major arts destination, drawing thousands of filmmakers, businesspeople, and moviegoers for an eight-day celebration of cinema.
AIFF is committed to upholding its reputation as one of Atlantic Canada’s top celebrations by hosting an annual program of eagerly anticipated film screenings, educational industry panels, and glamorous galas. The festival also serves as a major gathering place for those who are connected by a love of cinema.
Garrison & The BG Oktoberfest
It’s time to party, so polish your lederhosen and dust off your stein! Come celebrate Oktoberfest at the Waterfront Beer Garden; it won’t be like any other. From September 15 to 24, absolutely FREE COVER, take pleasure in outstanding craft beer, authentic German cuisine, live music, games, and more.
More activities for the whole family at https://discoverhalifaxns.com/local-tips/10-things-to-do-in-halifax-this-september-2/
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