Upcoming Events

DMRF Breakthrough Breakfast

Wednesday November 7, 2018

Doors Open 7:20am
Breakfast 7:45am
Event Ends 9:30am

The theme of this year’s Breakthrough Breakfast is Celebrating Global Research Excellence Happening Right Here. Dalhousie University attracts, retains and develops world-class talent, and our medical researchers are having a global impact. This year, we are thrilled to highlight the outstanding work of Drs. Alon Friedman, Shashi Gujar, Gabriela Ilie, Tony Reiman and more!

One Ticket: $100
Table of 8: $800
For more information, please visit the event website.

Saturday November 10, 2018

The Kent Great Big Dig for the IWK

Doors Open at 6:30 pm
Dinner at 7:30 pm
After Party at 10:30 pm

Welcome to The Kent Great Big Dig – The region’s most anticipated and exciting fundraising evening for the IWK Health Centre. The Kent Great Big Dig is an event that has raised over 3.1 million dollars in the past 16 years! This year’s event promises to carry on the tradition of success and generosity by raising over $250,000 during an unforgettable evening of food, entertainment, spectacular auction items and prizes. This year the funds from The Kent Great Big Dig will go towards purchasing a piece of much needed equipment for the IWK Health Centre.

For more information contact:
Jennifer Parkhill
Parkhill Events
For more information, please visit the event website.

Friday November 16 – Sunday November 18, 2018

Nova Scotia Designers Craft Council Christmas Craft Show

Friday 10am-9pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 10am-5pm

The Craft Nova Scotia Christmas Show will be returning to Cunard Event Centre for 2018, located at Pier 23 on the Halifax Waterfront. The event, open to all current juried Craft Nova Scotia members, will take place November 16-18, 2018.

Admission: Adult $7, students & seniors $6, weekend passes $9 –children under 12 are free! Families (2 adults/2 students) $20 and Groups of Seven $40.
For more information, please visit the event website.

CANSTech – the Construction Technology and Innovation Trade Show

Tuesday November 20, 2018

Trade show open 7am-6pm

CANSTech is the Construction Technology and Innovation Trade Show for the commercial, industrial and institutional construction industry, presented by Procore. CANSTech will take place at the Cunard Centre in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia, and will unite interactive exhibitors and world-class speakers to showcase new technologies, upcoming trends and innovative products all under one roof.

FREE Admission

To learn more about CANSTech, to register for FREE to attend, to apply to be an exhibitor or to become a sponsor, visit www.canstech.ca

For more information, please visit the event website.

Discovery Awards

Thursday November 22, 2018

VIP Reception 5:30pm

The Discovery Awards are all about celebrating – and connecting with – outstanding innovators whose game-changing achievements have helped to make Nova Scotia a leader on the world stage. As the marquee fundraiser, all proceeds directly support the Discovery Centre’s not-for-profit mission, enabling us to provide the very best in hands-on STEAM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) for youth from one end of the province to the other.

One Ticket: $165
Table of 10: $1650
For more information, please visit the event website.

Three Days Grace

Friday  November 23, 2018

Doors Open 6:30pm
Show Starts 7:30pm

Canadian rock band, Three Days Grace is coming to Halifax to rock the house.  This concert is an all ages event.

Ticket Prices
Advance $55.75 each
Day of show $59.25 each

Price includes tax and service charge.
Tickets subject to an additional $2 per order fee if ordered online or by phone

Ticket Limit
8 per person / account / credit card

For more information, please visit the event website.

Phoenix Holiday Luncheon

Tuesday December 4, 2018


The Phoenix Holiday Luncheon’s success is only realized with the support of like-minded community members like you. Attended by Halifax’s leaders in business, community and government as well as Phoenix’s friends and supporters, this year’s event is not to be missed! Buy your tickets today as we sell out early!

For more information, please visit the event website.

NYE Gala at The Cunard Centre with the Mellotones

Monday December 31, 2018

Dinner 7:00pm
Dance 9:30pm

This is a 19+ event

Enjoy a fabulous evening on the waterfront as we celebrate the start of a new year! Ring in 2019 with a cocktail reception, seated dinner and dance! Halifax’s favorite band The Mellotones will be keeping you on you feet dancing the night away with their funky R&B!

Tickets go on sale Friday November 2 and will be priced as follows:

Decadent Dinner Buffet (menu is available under Photos) & Dance with the Mellotones

You can select your seats for dinner on the website.

Dress to impress!

Tables seat 10.Ticket Prices:
Dinner & Dance  $125 each + applicable fees, and taxes
* OR*     Guests can plan to attend the dance only as well:
Dance only $25 + applicable fees, pre-sale until November 9
Dance only $35 + applicable fees, starting November 10

Tickets available through Ticket Atlantic. For more information, please visit the event website.

For more information, please visit the event website.

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