Here are the Halifax Waterfront Businesses Participating in OPEN CITY

Open City is back! What better way is there to celebrate (other than attending) than to share all the Halifax Waterfront businesses participating in OPEN CITY (the complete list of participants is included below). Whether you're a local or visiting from out of town, you're in for a real treat!

What's Open City?

Open City is an annual celebration of all the entrepreneurs and small business of Halifax peninsula and Downtown Dartmouth that make our community so special, vibrant, exciting, and welcoming.

When is Open City taking place?

Open City takes place on Saturday, May 11, 2024.

Who's participating in Open City and what are they offering?

There is a huge list of participants from Halifax and Dartmouth (see complete list at the end).

1. Ambassatours Gray Line | Harbour Hopper Tours: Kick off your waterfront adventure at 1751 Lower Water Street with Ambassatours. They're offering 20% off on the Harbour Hopper Tours. This amphibious ride isn’t just entertaining—it's an informative journey through Halifax's history and landmarks, both on land and water.

2. Another Shop Boutique: Located at 1715 Lower Water Street (Queen's Marque), Another Shop is a treasure trove of stylish finds. They're offering tax-free shopping store-wide during Open City. It's the perfect spot to snag a souvenir or two while soaking up the waterfront vibes.

3. Heartwood by the Sea: For some of the best healthy and hearty meals, head over to Heartwood by the Sea located at Salt Yard, Lower Water Street. Their Heartwood Bowls are only $15 for Open City and are perfect for a quick, nourishing meal with a view.

4. HFX e-Scooters: At 1549 Lower Water Street, HFX e-Scooters is offering a 15% discount on all e-scooter rentals. Whether you want to zip around faster or enjoy a leisurely bike along the boardwalk, they’ve got you covered.

5. Lilac and Thistle: Stop by 1496 Lower Water Street to explore Lilac and Thistle. Pick up a unique gift and receive a free item with your purchase. It's a great place to find something special while enjoying the bustling waterfront atmosphere.

6. The Waterfront Warehouse: At 1549 Lower Water Street, indulge in some of the freshest seafood at The Waterfront Warehouse. They're offering a dozen local oysters for $24. It's a favourite for seafood lovers and a prime spot to relax and take in the seaside views.

7. Market Price: Located at 1477 Lower Water Street, Market Price is the go-to spot for stylish, maritime-inspired apparel. They're offering 25% off their merchandise during Open City. Perfect for those looking to add some local flair to their wardrobe.

8. Peace by Chocolate: Don't miss Peace by Chocolate at 1741 Lower Water Street, Suite 166. Enjoy 20% off the entire store, including delicious chocolates, tasty treats, and all hot or cold drinks, plus a complimentary hand-made artisanal truffle with every purchase!  

9. The Prow Gallery: Nestled in Bishop’s Landing at 1479 Lower Water Street, The Prow Gallery is a haven for art enthusiasts. For Open City, they're hosting a special event where you can create a Mother's Day card with gallery artist Farah Niarad. It's a perfect blend of creativity and community, set against the beautiful backdrop of the waterfront.

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11. I Heart Bikes: Located at 1549 Lower Water Street, I Heart Bikes is more than just a bike rental shop; it's your starting point for exploring Halifax by two wheels. During Open City, they are offering free tree seedlings, promoting green travel in style. It’s a fantastic way to see the city, stay active, and even take a little piece of Halifax's greenery home with you.

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12. East Coast Lifestyle: Just a short walk from the waterfront at 1099 Marginal Road, East Coast Lifestyle is throwing a can’t-miss event for Open City. They're offering a 30% discount on nearly everything, all weekend! Known for their comfy, casual wear that epitomizes the laid-back, maritime spirit, East Coast Lifestyle's store is a hotspot for both locals and visitors looking to sport some local pride.

13. Garrison Brewing Company - Seaport Taproom: Right in the heart of the Seaport District at 1149 Marginal Road, Garrison Brewing Company invites you to a festive Open City experience. They're hosting a beer sampling and a pop-up with Buddy's Deli, featuring soda and beer ice cream floats and a special on chicken wings and fries. It’s the perfect spot to unwind with a cold brew after a day of exploring the waterfront.  

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14. Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21: Explore Canada's immigrant stories at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, located at 1055 Marginal Road. Don't miss the opening of the "Operation Parasol" exhibition during Open City.

15. Terra Cafe: Refuel at Terra Cafe at 1496 Lower Water Street with $1 drip coffee and great retail deals. A perfect pit stop to enjoy a warm beverage while exploring the waterfront activities.

The Halifax Waterfront will be buzzing with activity this Open City and it will offer everything from adventures to relaxing shopping and dining experiences. Each of these waterfront businesses provides a unique window into the culture and community spirit of Halifax. So, lace up your walking shoes, bring your appetite and curiosity, and make the most of this vibrant city event!

Here is the complete list of participating businesses:

Who? Where? What?
The Trainyard  137 Portland Street, Halifax, NS  Mystery Bag Sale   & Free Sticker with Purchase!  
Trust Hair Design  71 Queen Street, Dartmouth, NS  25% off select retail   products 
New Scotland Brewing Co.   16 Portland Street, Dartmouth, NS   Happy Hour 12-4 ($1   Core Beer and Small Batch Pints) and Chicken Wing and Fries Special $14    
New Scotland Clothing Co.   16 Portland Street, Dartmouth, NS  Store Wide 30% off   clothing sale and 15% Bonnie Lagered Ale and $14.95 Light Lager 6-packs 
Ambassatours Gray Line | Harbour   Hopper Tours  1751 Lower Water Street  Save 20% on all   Harbour Hopper Tours during Open City 2024. Use promo code OPENCITY20 at   checkout. All aboard Halifax's most popular boat tour – the Harbour Hopper   Tour - a fun, fast-paced adventure by land and sea! From your seat aboard   this impressive, retrofitted military vehicle, you'll have unparalleled views   of Halifax’s most noteworthy sites, beautiful landscape, and historic and   modern architecture. Your knowledgeable and very entertaining guide will   share historical facts and lesser-known stories about Halifax and will keep   you somewhat entertained with the occasional knee-slapper. From the winding   streets of Halifax, your adventure continues as you SPLASH into the Halifax   Harbour. Your driver is now your Captain, and there’s more to explore so keep   your camera ready for unique photo opportunities of our active harbour,   Georges Island National Historic Site, the Halifax Waterfront, and more. This   award-winning, fully narrated amphibious tour is one you won’t soon forget!   Tours depart/return from 1549 Lower Water Street, Halifax. 
Another Shop  1715 Lower Water Street (Queen's Marque)  Tax-Free Shopping   Store-Wide & Sidewalk Sale. Visit us on the waterfront at the Queen's   Marque! We can't wait to see you.  
Argyle Fine Art  1559 Barrington Street #102  Meet & Greet   ARTISTS! Two new shows will OPEN during OPEN CITY. Pop by to be the first to   see new paintings by emerging artist Caileigh Lambie. Also, check out the   latest body of work by artist Heidi Holloway in her show of new paintings   called "The Size of Life" Both artists will be here from   1:30-3:30pm, with refreshments available while supplies last. We'll have a   FREE DRAW for a Mother's Day gift pack. 
Art 1274 Hollis  1274 Hollis Street  Our gallery offers   original art work from 22 local artists and artisans.Paintings,jewellery,   pottery, fibre art and infused glass. Will have light refreshments and give   aways to welcome visitors.  
Canadian Museum of Immigration at   Pier 21  1055 Marginal Rd., Halifax, NS  The Museum is hosting   the official opening of a new special exhibition, Operation Parasol: Urgent   need, swift action. RSVP: Visit from 10:00 am –   5:00 pm. Visit for details   on admission. 
Downtown Halifax Business   Commission  1546 Barrington Street  11 am to 2 pm Drop in   for FREE face painting and balloon animals, a fun sucker pull, Downtown   trivia, and special treats from Freak Lunchbox. Fun for all ages! 
East Coast Lifestyle   Clothing  1099 Marginal Rd. Halifax NS  30% Everything   *almost* all weekend!  
Garrison Brewing Company - Seaport   Taproom  1149 Marginal Rd Halifax, NS B3H4P7  12PM-4PM - Beer   Sampling, Soda and Beer Ice Cream Floats! 12PM-Sell Out - Buddy's Deli Pop   Up!  
Halifax Bra Store  1496 Lower water street  We can support women   one fit at a time! Free gift for coming by shop during Open City for a bra   fitting. No purchase necessary. (Value $20) 
Halifax Circus  1479 Barrington Street  Come by and see what   makes Halifax Circus the Circus Centre of the Maritimes. It's a great   opportunity to ask questions, and see our students and teachers practicing   and demonstrating aerials, unicycling, acrobatics, tightrope, juggling, and   many other circus skills. Saturday, May 11, 5:30 - 7:30 pm 
Heartwood by the Sea  Salt Yard, Lower Water St  Back Door Takeout -   Heartwood Bowls $15 Now open on the Halifax waterfront for the season! Join   us to celebrate and get your Heartwood Bowl 11-5  
HFX e-Scooters  1549 Lower Water Street. Halifax   We're offering 15%   off all e-scooter rentals to allow people to explore as much of the city as   possible!  
I Heart Bikes  1549 Lower Water Street Halifax Waterfron  WE HEART TREES! Free   Tree Seedlings while supplies last. One per person.  
Lilac and Thistle   1496 Lower Water Street, Halifax, NS MP-111  Free gift with   purchase. 
Neptune Theatre  1593 Argyle Street, Halifax  From 11AM-3PM, visit   the Neptune Theatre School on Argyle St. for a variety of crafts, games,   music, and a theatrical photobooth right outside our Scotiabank Stage! Learn   about our upcoming family friendly shows: ‘Grumpy & Grimm’ and   ‘Shakespeare on Trial’. Everyone is welcome to stop by for some fun, lively   activities!  
Rousseau Chocolatier  5151 South Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1A2  Soft Serve ice cream   POP-UP! What could be better than Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Sundae! All made   from scratch - $7.75 + tax ------- Or try: Strawberry Rhubarb (vegan) &   Vanilla Bean in a cone or cup ----------- Reg size: $5.75 + tax Kiddie size:   $3.75 + tax ------------- Available as a twist or just the one flavour. 
Spirit Spa (Downtown)  5150 Salter Street   Tax Free Retail   (select brands) 
Spontaneity Improv Company   1800 Argyle Street  Spontaneity Improv   will be offering free improv drop-in throughout the day and spontaneous   performances around Light House Arts Centre.  
Teichert Gallery  1723 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1V9  Spring Group Show:   Teichert Gallery will be hosting a collection of works from maritime artists   represented by Teichert Gallery. This event will be in conjunction with the   Halifax & Bedford Gallery Hop.  
Terra Cafe  1496 Lower Water Street  $1 Drip Coffee and   great retail deals! 
The Curio Collective Halifax   Vintage Show  Lighthouse Arts Centre 1800 Argyle Street  For Open City we will   be offering FREE retro temporary MOM tattoos on Saturday while supplies last!   (No admission or purchase necessary) 
The Prow Gallery  1479 Lower Water St., Bishop's Landing, Hfx  Create a Mother's Day   card with gallery artist Farah Niarad. 
The Waterfront Warehouse  1549 Lower Water Street  A dozen local oysters   shucked on the half shell for $24 from 12-6pm 
World Tea House  1592 Argyle St  10 min $10 speed   Tarot Readings 
Market Price  1477 Lower Water Street  25% OFF Market Price   Merchandise  
Mountain Equipment Company  1550 Granville Street, Halifax, NS  Free bike safety   checkups, an extra mark down of Clearance clothing, and free samples of   dehydrated camp meals. 
Argyle Station Cafe  1659 Argyle Street Halifax B3J 2B5  Specialty Coffee with   Baked Goods and Signature Ice Cream 
Sketti & Ball Co.  1584 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS   Signature Meatballs   with Tomato Sauce 
Captured Escape Rooms  1684 Barrington Street   15% off bookings on   May 11th!  
Halifax Waterfront  Lower Water Street  Bring your pups down   to the Halifax Waterfront for Open City! Wet Nose Images will be taking FREE   dog portraits from 11am-3pm up on Foundation Wharf (behind Salt Yard kiosk   area). They’ll be accompanied by the SPCA collecting donations and Bailey’s   Barkery, selling tasty treats for your furry friends. Also on Foundation   Wharf, the East Enders will be performing all of your favourites, from   12-3pm. Some of our seasonal businesses will be open and it should be a great   day on the waterfront!  
Peace by Chocolate  1741 Lower Water Street, Suite 166  Stop by during your   waterfront walk on Saturday the 11th for 20% the whole store of delicious   chocolate, tasty treats, and all hot or cold drinks! Oh, and we can't forget   about a complimentary hand made artisanal truffle with every purchase! 
The Board Room Game Cafe  1256 Barrington St, Halifax  At the Board Room   Game Café, we will have 15% off the entire board game and Chain Reactions   disc golf retail section, free americanos and cold brew, and $1 chocolate   chip cookies for Open City 2024!  
Halifax Citadel National Historic   Site  5425 Sackville St.  Parks Canada is   excited to welcome everyone back to the Halifax Citadel! Open 9am-5pm daily,   visitors can join a guided tour, visit the exhibits and the Army Museum and   catch the noon gun, one of the oldest in the world! Drop by the refurbished   Coffee Bar and enjoy a delightful hot or cold meal, or a freshly made   home-style sweet. A warm and welcoming café with a distinctly 19th century   flavour awaits! 2024 is the final year to visit the 'Storm the Beach D-Day   Exhibit' in commemoration of the 80th Anniversary of D-Day. Hope to see   you! 
Stubborn Goat Gastropub  1580 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS  Build Your Own Mac   & Cheese for $5 
Bird's Nest Cafe  1547 Barrington Street  Portuguese Custard   Tarts 
Gully MPA 20 Year Celebration at   the MMA  Maritime Museum of the Atlantic  DFO, Oceans North,   and SeaBlue are hosting an event on Saturday, May 11at the Maritime Museum of   the Atlantic to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Gully Marine Protected   Area! Are we able to add this to your calendar of events happening for Open   City? You can reach me at 289-892-4224 or -   thanks so much! Sara 
Antojo Tacos + Tequila   1667 Argyle Street   All Dressed Esquites    
Black Market Boutique   1545 Grafton st  Black Market and   Friends Sidewalk Sale!!! We are having a spring fling sidewalk sale and our   oh so sweet and talented staff are selling their art and handicrafts. Cute!   Fun! See you there xo 
NSCAD University   1107 Marginal Road ( NSCAD University, Port Campus)  Coinciding with Open   City 2024, Artist for a Day is a full, fun day of hands-on art making for   people of all ages. This free event is suitable for artists at every level.   At Artist for a Day, you can try your hand at printing, embroidery, wax   casting, sculpture and so much more! Everything is hands on, and everything   is free. 
Gallery Hop in Halifax  various in HRM  Join participating   galleries for a day of art and special events (Argyle Fine Art, Art 1274   Hollis, Cuts and Paste, Hermes, Katzman Art Projects, Secord Gallery,   Teichert Gallery, The Blue Building, The Prow Gallery, Zwicker's   Gallery) 
Agricola Street Brasserie   2540 Agricola Street, Halifax, NS, Canada  Mortadella Baguette   Fried Mortadella, smoked gouda spread, pickles, fermented grainy mustard,   aioli, with Brass Chips  
Alliance Française in   Halifax  5509 Young Street, NS Halifax, B3K 1Z7  Alliance Française   Halifax is opening its door for Open City 2024. Join us once again for our   annual plant sale/fundraiser! All proceeds will go towards making Alliance   Française in Halifax a greener place and the funds raised will be used to   develop projects related to the environment! Sign up for our newsletter to   stay tuned and know about our upcoming activities : 
Biscuit General Store  2050 Gottingen Street  20% OFF Storewide   PLUS Free Iron On Patch w Any Denim Purchase 
Brunswick Street Mission  2107 Brunswick Street  Mission Community   Cafe Pop Up 11-2pm 
Cafe Aroma Latino  5780 NORTH ST Halifax Canada  TBD 
Chef Abod Café and Catering   3217 KEmpt road  TBD 
Cuts and Paste Gallery  Suite 101, 5663 Nora Bernard Street  Blooming Paper   Workshop - 12-6pm Learn to make paper with seeds embedded that can be planted   after the greeting has been shared. FREE Coincides with the opening of 'April   Showers Bring May Flowers' exhibit. 
Cyclesmith Halifax  2553 Agricola St.  Offering E-Bike test   rides. 
Daily Grind Gottingen  2155 Gottingen Street  $2 Drip Coffee  
East Coast Dog  3180 Isleville Street  Free Goodie bag for   your pup, with any purchase 
Ela Lani Hair And Beauty  5659 Almon st Halifax   TBD 
Frabjous Delights Specialty   Foods  5696 Roberts Street, Halifax, NS B3K 1J6  Frabjous Delights   Specialty Foods will be partnering with La Casita Kitchen for Open City HFX.   Frabjous Delights will be offering free Whim Chocolate samples all day and La   Casita Kitchen, who will be set-up outside the shop under a tent, will be   offering empanadas, tequeños, and cachitos from 11:00AM to 2:00PM. 
Halifax Vintage Co.  2623 Agricola St.  We will be doing free   antique antique appraisals 
Hungry Bowl  5689 Cunard St, Halifax, NS B3K 4B4  TBD 
Lou Pecou Artisanal Pizzeria     5567 Cunard Street, Halifax, NS  $5 Al Taglio Pizza   Slices! Our soft & fluffy organic dough topped with tomato sauce,   mozzarella, bocconcini, semi dried cherry tomato and house made pesto!  
Meyvn Sustainable Apparel   2240 Gottingen St  Huge sidewalk sale,   Surprise vintage popup and much more 
Sattva Boutique  2453 Agricola Street  Tax Free Shopping and   Gift with Purchase over $250 in store only, Saturday only 
Stil Space  2526 Agricola Street, Suite 3  Massage chairs and   gravity chairs set up for little mini massage / reiki / acupuncture sessions.   Health-oriented merchandise for sale.  
Local Source Market Agricola  2530 Agricola Street  Buy a fresh flower   bouquet get a free "I HEART The North End" Bag - while supplies   last 
Bhavana Yoga Lifestyle   Boutique  3063 Gottingen Street  Aura Photos 
The Nook Espresso Bar and   Lounge  2118 Gottingen Street  $5 (tax in) Vegan   Tortilla Bowl - vegan taco meat, shredded lettuce, tomato, vegan cheese, taco   sauce, guacamole served in a tortilla bowl. Served from 9 am until close or   until we run out. 
The Independent Mercantile  2091 Gottingen Street  20% Off storewide, NA   beer & snacks tasting, @chuliajild baked goods popup 11-2 
The Stillwell Freehouse  2534 Agricola St  Breakfast Sandwiches!   To stay or go! 
DeeDee's Ice Cream  5668 Nora Bernard Street  Ice Cream   Sandwiches 
Orthopedic Self Care   Products  2411 Agricola St, Unit 260, Halifax, B3K 4C1   25% off Orthopedic   and Natural Self Care Products 
Souls Harbour Rescue Mission  Agricola Street   Souls Harbour Rescue   Mission will be presenting its new outreach Mobile Mission Team and Van,   affectionately called the Soulsmobile. We will be parked along Agricola   Street and showcase our offerings to support those in need in HRM.  
Agricola Street Books  2684 Agricola Street  $2.00 Discount Book   Sale and Open Late until 8 pm! Grab a North End tote with any purchase. 
Propeller Brewing Co.  2015 Gottingen Street  Thrift Market / Food   Pop-up / Happy Hour 1$ off Drinks 
Jekyll&Hyde   3061 Gottingen St  A Caesar(drink)   topped with onion ring, mozza stick, beef burger slider  
Fresh Prints  2411 Agricola St  $10 t-shirt rack,   free tote bag with purchase of $20 or more  
Novalea Kitchen and Market  3540 Novalea Drive, Halifax, NS B3K 3E8  Moroccan sweets,   Almond cookies and cakes, Moroccan mint tea and spiced coffee. 
Whipp’d body butters   2313 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS   I make my very own   skin care products for purchase! I specialize in body butters, made with   natural ingredients! 
Café Lara  2347 Agricola street, Halifax, Nova Scotia  Special on drip   coffee 
Cafe Aroma Latino  5780 North Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia  CHARCOL BBQ (Carne   asada and Pork Al Pastor comes with two tortillas and homemade salsa and   pineapple salsa) $8.00 please bring cash 
Jekyll&Hyde   3061 Gottingen, Halifax, Nova Scotia  Fully loaded Caesar   (drink) topped with onion ring, mozza stick, beef slider 
Eastern Tea Bar  2093 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS  We're offering a   variety of $3 Cold Brew Tea on the sidewalk in front of our store 
Nurtured Products for   Parenting  2543 Agricola Street, Halifax, NS   Sidewalk Sale for   babes and moms PLUS receive "I Heart The North End" tote with $75   purchase (limited quantity) 
Smokehouse Brewery  2704 Agricola Street, Halifax, NS   Smoked sausages and   cold beer 
Good Robot Brewing Company   2736 Robie St, Halifax, NS B3K 4P2  We will be offering   samples of our new Good Robot FIZZ Selzters and Non-Alcoholic Fancy   Waters. 
The Kohinoor Indian Resto   Bar  2013 Gottingen Street  Open City special   Lunch combos. Savor the taste of India with our specially curated lunch combo   offerings 
Springhouse Market  2290 Gottingen Street  Vegan Banana Split   Special plus Syd Delicious Pop-up!  
Moxy Hotel & Bar  5417 Cogswell Street  Come and enjoy a free   coffee & cookie and tour the new Moxy Hotel, first in Canada! 
Halifax Vintage Co-op  2623 Agricola St  Something Strange   & Unusual: A curated display & sale of oddities, curiosities &   mysterious collectibles  
Hungry Bowl   5689 Cunard Street   $10 for all chicken   and vegetables wraps, $14.99 falafel bowl. Coffee and muffins $3.49 
HERMES  5682 North Street  ORACLE BABY: 2 person   exhibition with Erica Mendritzki & Ufuk Ali Gueray 
Studio 14, Gifts &   Gallery  2698 Agricola Street   Super discounts   Sidewalk Sale 
The Duke's Public House  2057 Gottingen St., Halifax, NS  We'll have drink   specials on draught beer, wine, and liquor all day long, featuring $10   Espresso Martinis! 
The Daily Grind   2155 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS   $2 12oz coffees all   day  
Made in the Maritimes - Hydrostone   Market  5527 Young Street, Halifax  We are Tax Free all   day! We will also have lots of free samples from our friends at Nova Scotia   Fisherman Extreme Skincare. Pop by to support over 200 local artists and   artisans under one roof. 
The Local / Green Room Patio  2037 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS  Whatever you’d like!   We can have a BBQ & Music pumping for the day with some vendors setup   around the sidewalk of the Marquee. We can do almost anything at the   club! 
Attica Furnishings Limited  3065 Robie Street, Halifax, NS  Save the tax   store-wide on reg. price items + more in-store specials! 
Spirit Spa (North End)  5540 Kaye Street  Tax Free Retail   (select brands) 
Good Robot Brewing Company   2223 North Park Halifax, NS B3K 4B3   We will be offering   samples of our new Good Robot ULTRA Light Beer and Non-Alcoholic Fancy   Waters. 
North End Market (Gottingen   Street)   2050 Gottingen Street  2 North End Markets   featuring over 30 local vendors! Market locations: 2050 Gottingen Street   & 2576 Agricola Street Plus, free live music outside Carlo Auto at 2537   Agricola Street. Vendor markets and live music will run from 12:00pm -   4:00pm 
North End Market (Agricola Street)     2576 Agricola Street  2 North End Markets   featuring over 30 local vendors! Market locations: 2050 Gottingen Street   & 2576 Agricola Street Plus, free live music outside Carlo Auto at 2537   Agricola Street. Vendor markets and live music will run from 12:00pm -   4:00pm 
Dilly Dally Coffee Cafe  6100 Quinpool Road  Our back lot will be   hosting Metro Thrift Bus all day long! 
Oxford Taproom  6418 Quinpool Road  Buenos Tacos! We're   serving up 3 kinds of tacos from noon until sell out! We'll have meat, vegan   & gluten- free options, all carefully prepared and well accompanied by a   Garrison brew! 
Pet Valu Quinpool  6292 Quinpool Road  Help us celebrate our   1st Anniversary! Free Treats, Samples and Goodie Bags all day long! 
Pleasures N' Treasures  6232 Quinpoool Road  Lingerie Sale -   Ongoing 
Sarah & Tom  6448 Quinpool Road  Sarah & Tom is   proud to participate in Open City for the 2024 year! This year we are   offering fun grab bags for $5, $10 and $15 tax included! We will also have a   select amount of items for 15% off (or tax free)! And as always, we will have   free balloons and a fun, energetic environment! <3 All ages are always   welcome and we continue to offer a safe space for everyone! See you there!    
Secord Gallery  6301 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS B3L 1A4  New exhibition,   titled 'FLOW' featuring abstract painter, Jennie McGuire and ceramic artist,   Heather Pitts. 
Sweet Hereafter  6148 Quinpool Rd  We will be doing an   artist spotlight, turning our space into a gallery of sorts - filling our   walls with paintings done by Ashlin MacDougall, NSCAD student. Ashlin's art   reflects themes of death and beauty.  We will also offer a   "cheesecake sampler." A take-out box of 2 bite-size, assorted   samples (chef's choice of flavours) for $5+tax. This is available for Open   City - May 11th only. 
Song's Korean Restaurant  6249 quinpool road B3L 1A4  Free sampling of   Summer noodle(organic silken noodle)with soy bean soup. 
CoWork Halifax  6156 Quinpool Road  Come check out our   space, get some treats & refreshments and enter to win a FREE Membership!    
Oxford Learning and the   QRMDA  6270 Quinpool Road  Unity Charity and   Atlantic Breaking Alliance will be having a Dance Jan hosted by Grimrock!   "A parking lot cypher jam, all ages with street dancers and Grimrock   spinning the jams! PLUS Dance games and prizes.  
Nautilus Aquatics &   Hobbies  6442 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS  Sidewalk Sale 
Morris East  1984 Vernon Street  Try a slice of May’s   featured pizza… Lemon Chicken Pizza! An amazing, new pizza flavour made with   lemon aioli, herbed chicken, roasted shallots, goat cheese, lemon zest and   crispy pancetta! Today is the only day you can grab this pizza by the slice   but it is available as a full pizza for the entire month of May! 
Long Alley Bikes  6164 Quinpool Road  Free sidewalk tire   inflation and chain lubrication ... and free candy!  
Banh Mi A&B  6172 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS  50% off any drink   purchase.  
Jellies Bar  6250 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS  Jellies “Glizzy” hot   dogs for $5 while supplies last. Join us on our newly opened patio! 
The Brewery by Quinn's  6273 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS  The Brewery is   extending its Happy Hour for Open City! From 12 noon to 6pm, ALL Revelry   pints are $7, select 9 oz wines are $10 and 12 oz cocktails are $13. Come   join in the fun with us! 
Aerobics First  6166 Quinpool Road, Halifax, NS  Lots of great sales   happening including: 20-50% OFF select shoes, run apparel, winter apparel and   20% off headlamps! 
Downtown Village Indian Kitchen   Bar Pub   6293 Quinpool Road  Come and enjoy lunch   with us: Buy 2 curry and get one free. Bread/nann complimentary with 2 curry   orders. Complimentary pop or dessert with mains. FREE samples of curry n   bread. Chilled Mango Lassi - $6.00. Chilled Roohafza - $5.00. 
Dalhousie University  6375 Edzell Castle Circle (Steele Ocean Sciences   Building)  From touch tanks and   face painting to ocean glider demos and tours of the Aquatron, Canada’s   largest ocean research facility, Community Day will offer FREE programming   and activities to meet the interests of every ocean enthusiast. You will meet   some of Dalhousie’s world-leading ocean researchers and learn about the   ground-breaking work they do to understand this vast aquatic environment and   conserve the creatures that call it home. Designed to engage and excite the   young and young-at-heart, you will leave with a new appreciation of the ocean   and the researchers who have made it the focus of their life’s work. 
Venture Thrift  1595 Dresden Row  $5.00 bins filled   with some gems.  
Breckenridge Tour  5614 Morris St, Halifax, NS   Schmidtville tour is   about the architecture and history of the area. Tour from 9:30am to 10:30am.   Starting outside St. Mary's Elementary School on Morris St. E-mail to register or just show up. Tour by William   Breckenridge 
Bulwark Cider House  1518 Dresden Row  $1 Off on Slushie   Ciders 
Gobong  1569 Dresden row  Gobong's Signiture   BBQ beef bulgogi bap + Grapefruitade 
Gong Cha Halifax  1459 Brenton Street, Halifax  Milk Tea and Fruit   Tea 
Halifax Wanderers Football   Club  5566 Sackville Street Halifax Nova Scotia  15% Discount on   Tickets at the Box Office (located at the Wanderers Grounds near the Natural   History Museum) got the match on Saturday, May 11 at 3 pm! 
Inkwell Modern Handmade  1453 South Park Street  Get 5-50% off your   purchase (in-store only). Pull a leaf to reveal your discount. 
Katzman Art Projects  5431 Doyle Street, #102, Halifax, NS  Sara Caracristi -   Solo Art Exhibtion  
Pet Valu Spring Garden  5686 Spring Garden Rd  Visit us in-store for   free treats, free samples, and goodie bag giveaways!  
Rumi Coffee Company   1535 Dresden Row, Halifax (Inside the Vertu Shops)  10% Off on all orders   when Open City is mentioned  
Sweet Jane's Gift and   Confectionary  1300 Queen Street, Halifax, NS  We will be doing   Jelly Belly sampling, and entry into a gift basket draw with every purchase   over $10! 
Zwicker's Gallery  5415 Doyle Street  An exhibition of   Inuit carvings, drawings, and artifacts together with paintings and graphics   by aboriginal artists including Alex Janvier and Daphne Odjig. There will   also be an exhibition of 20th century artworks by a diverse group of artists   including Alex Colville, A.Y. Jackson, Jack L. Gray, Dr. Suess, Andy Warhol   and David Blackwood, among others.  
TWIST of INDIA  1569 Dresden Row, Halifax  Exclusive BOGO offers   for select food and beverages. Buy one appetizer and get a pop free or Pint   Beer/ House Wine at $5. Buy one main dish and get other at 50% off. 
Thumpers Salon  1455 South Park Street   15% off salon retail    
The Trinket Jewelry Store  5657 Spring Garden Road, Suite 199  Discount and   permanent jewelry 
Splurge Boutique  5657 Spring Garden Road (Park Lane Mall)  Tax Free 
Wildflower Clothing  5431 Doyle Street Halifax  We will be offering   20% off in store and online* (Saturday Only). Can't wait to see you! Pop by   and enjoy a Layers Cupcake (while they last!) *Denim items, as well as Lotta   footwear excluded 
inesS® Circus  1535 Dresden Row  Step right into a   world of wonder! Be enchanted by our captivating 30-minute aerial circus   performance suitable for all ages! Prepare to be amazed as our skilled   performers soar through the air in front of Rumi Coffee at the Vertu   Building, 1535 Dresden Row. Save the date: Saturday, May 11th, 2:00 pm. Join   us for this extraordinary show presented by inesS Circus! For more details,   visit See you there for a magical experience!   🎪🤸‍♂️✨ 
Look Ho Ho Restaurant  6420 Bayers Road Halifax  Spend $50 before   Taxes on food order, receive one of the 65th Anniversary Look Ho Ho Mug(   While supplies last, limited One per person) 
Local Source Windsor Street   2790 Windsor St., Halifax, NS  Local Source, Lou   Pecou & Boxing Rock Neapolitan style Ciro's Margherita pizzas made under   the awning in portable ovens : $15 From 11am-2pm or until sold out Boxing   Rock beer tastings on the patio!  
Lou Pécou/Local Source/Boxing   Rock  2790 Windsor St, Halifax, NS  Lou Pécou Pop-Up at   Local Source Market/Boxing Rock - 9" Margherita ft Ciro's fresh   Mozzarella - $15! Join us under the awning with a Boxing Rock beverage and a   fresh pizza made on site with our portable ovens! 
Yeah Yeahs Pizza + 2 Crows   Taproom  2983 Oxford Street, Halifax, NS   Slice and Pint for   $10+tax! 

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