Family Fun

Come to Halifax for an unforgettable family adventure! Our region is full of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy downtown and in our rural communities.

Your family will love some of these spring indoor and outdoor activities! 


Kids and families always have an amazing time on the Theodore Too Tugboat

Downtown Halifax is minutes from rugged outdoor attractions. Visit Ivan's Peggy of the Cove museum or saddle up for a sleighride adventure at Hatfield Farms.

Check out Kidoon's latest web series and learn all about the Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum in Halifax with the spunky cartoon character Billy Mink

Take a ferry ride across the harbour to Dartmouth and discover why it’s known as “The City of Lakes”. Hike picturesque trails by the water!

For more ideas, visit Outdoor Adventure and Arts & Culture.

Sample Attractions and Packages

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
A living history fort in the heart of Halifax, where cannons and bagpipes still resonate.
Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon
An annual celebration of active healthy living; a family event for veteran and new runners alike.
Acadian Maple Products Ltd.
White Point Beach Resort
Named one of the Top 10 Coastal Destinaitons in the World by National Geographic Traveler, Oct 2010
Grafton Street Dinner Theatre
Now playing:"OFF THE WALL", a hilarious musical comedy featuring the music of Michael Jackson.
Delta Hotels Barrington
Idyllic setting in the centre of downtown Halifax perfect for business and leisure travellers.
From$6840.00
Cajun Motherland Tour
Blue Diamond Tours
From$400.00
Home of the World's Highest Tides
Blue Diamond Tours
From$999.00
5 Night Nova Scotia Oceanside Cottage & Breakfast Package
White Point Beach Resort