To make your event planning as simple as possible, Exhibition Park offers a "one stop shopping" experience. An event manager will be assigned to assist you during your planning and to be on site throughout your event. Whether you require catering, floor plans, or last minute changes, they are there to help in an instant! We have received many accolades on the service provided by our Event Management team.
Where can I find travel information about Halifax and Nova Scotia?
Tourism Nova Scotia produces an extensive outline of Nova Scotia facts and information in it's annual "Doers and Dreamers Guide". Find out about outdoor adventures, festivals and events, accommodations, transportation options and more. Obtain a complimentary copy by calling 1-800-565-0000 (within North America) or order online.
Further travel information is also available through Destination Halifax.
What type of weather can I expect in Halifax?
Halifax has moderate North American weather year round, with travel friendly weather most days. Our ocean breezes ensure summers that are pleasant and bright, with evenings cool enough to sleep in comfort. Because the harbour never freezes, the winters in Halifax are more moderate than most other Canadian cities, with statistically only 48 days per year with an average temperature of lower than 0 celsius (32 Fahrenheit). Learn more by visiting Environment Canada's website.
What language is spoken in Halifax?
Canada has two official languages, English and French. Most "Haligonians" speak English in the course of their business. If your event has a delegation whose language of choice is not English, please let us know and we are happy to make arrangements for translation and assistance in many languages. Many of our hotels, banks, government departments, and Canada Customs and Revenue, etc. offer service in more than one language.
What are the city's tobacco laws?
Halifax's public facilities are officially non-smoking.
Where is the Exhibition Park located in Halifax?
Please refer to the Direction and Maps section.
Where can I find a listing of restaurants to choose from?
Please connect to the Destination Halifax website or for a full list of Halifax restaurants, visit the eDining website. It has many wonderful suggestions of unique places to dine. Halifax is known for its ocean-fresh seafood and its wonderful foods from many cultures.
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