In Halifax, November is a lovely month when feelings of excitement for the upcoming Christmas season mingle with cool autumn breezes. Halifax comes alive with a plethora of fun activities and events as the colorful leaves fall and the cozy vibes take hold. There are plenty of activities in Halifax this November for both locals and visitors. This coastal treasure has something for everyone, from outdoor excursions and delectable culinary experiences to cultural festivals and enthralling concerts. So, grab a scarf, embrace the season, and let’s discover Halifax’s best sights and events that are a must-see to make your November truly remarkable.
Here are some of the things you can all do in Halifax this festive month
Meet your favourite author at AfterWords Literary Festival
An annual event that is registered as a nonprofit, the AfterWords Literary Festival is held in Kjipuktuk/Halifax. Ryan Turner and Stephanie Domet co-founded the festival, which had its debut in the fall of 2019 with twenty writers from Canada, the US, and overseas. It was a four-day event spread over six venues that included readings, conversations, panel discussions, workshops, and celebratory events.
53 writers and hosts from Canada, the US, and overseas are coming together this year for the AfterWords Literary Festival for readings and seminars at nine locations in Halifax and Millbrook First Nation. Up to November 5th, take part in readings, discussions, Q&As, workshops, and more with your favorite writers.
Visit the Discovery Centre’s newest featured exhibit
At Discovery Centre’s latest featured exhibit, OUR CLIMATE QUEST, you are cordially encouraged to select your own course of action. Immerse yourself in the science of climate change through an entire floor of interactive displays focused on climate action by young people.
Become involved in the development, testing, and learning of sustainable solutions that have an impact on our daily lives. This includes investigating materials, our shopping, eating, and living habits, as well as our relationships with our ecosystems, soils, and humankind.
Visit a holiday market to find the ideal present
This month, Halifax is overflowing with artisan fairs, which is the ideal justification to start your holiday shopping early. Visit a holiday market to peruse a wide variety of locally made artisan goods; with so many sellers, you’re likely to discover the ideal present for every person on your list.
Vintage Christmas Show | November 2-3 | Light House Arts Centre
Christmas at The Forum | November 3-5, 10-12, 17-19 | The Halifax Forum
Agricola Street Holiday Market | November 12 | Agricola Street
Seaside Christmas | November 17-19 | The Old School
These and a lot more activities for you and your family at https://discoverhalifaxns.com/local-tips/10-things-to-do-in-halifax-this-november-2/