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Event Calendar

  • 28th Annual Victorian Christmas

    November 25, 2017 @ 8:00 AM

    Make your way to the Halifax Citadel as the historic fort takes on a festive air with Victorian carols, crafts, games and, of course, Father Christmas. Enjoy some hot cider and don’t miss the Parks Canada Victorian photo booth - it’s the perfect way to capture some holiday magic to share with family and friends. Event runs 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. both days and admission is free with a donation to FEED NOVA SCOTIA (non-perishable food item or cash donation). www.parkscanada.gc.ca/halifaxcitadel
  • Bay Roberts Festival of Lights, NL

    November 22, 2017 @ 8:00 AM

    Bay Roberts Festival of Lights, Bay Roberts 709-786-2126 bayroberts.com
  • Christmas at Commissariat by Candlelight, NL

    November 17, 2017 @ 8:00 AM

    Christmas at Commissariat by Candlelight, St. John’s 709-729-6730 seethesites.ca
  • First World War Commemorations 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

    October 21, 2017 @ 6:00 AM

    Join Parks Canada, the Army Museum Halifax Citadel, and the Halifax Citadel Regimental Association as they mark the 100th anniversary of one of the most significant battles of the First World War. The Battle of Passchendaele has come to symbolize the mud and folly of trench warfare. Visitors can see firsthand a First World War Belgian Army uniform inside the Army Museum, while the Halifax Citadel’s trench exhibit serves as the backdrop to understand the hardships and challenges Canadian troops faced as they gained another tactical victory. Join the commemoration and learn more how these events helped shape our nation of today. www.parkscanada.gc.ca/halifaxcitadel