GetintheLoop and the Downtown Halifax Business Commission have partnered to provide residents and visitors of Halifax with exclusive offers and experiences from businesses in the downtown area. Whether you are coming from out of town or you are a local looking to experience something new in your own backyard, let us help you plan a day trip to enjoy the very best that Downtown Halifax has to offer.
Start the day out right by sipping some tea in the sunshine. Catch up over a cuppa and watch the city wake-up from the patio of…
World Tea House
Located on Argyle Street and featuring a lovely outdoor patio, World Tea House specializes in bringing organic, hand-blended loose leaf teas from small tea gardens around the world to the East Coast. Owner, Philip, is passionate and knowledgeable about tea and will be more than happy to help you find your perfect blend!
After you’ve finished your drinks and grabbed some new blends to take home, head a few doors down and delight in all the incredible vintage pieces you will discover while enjoying a private shopping experience at…
KingsPier Curated Collections
This Argyle Street gem is the home of luxury vintage fashion in downtown Halifax. Offering clothing, accessories, and footwear for both men and women, KingsPier Curated Collection has quickly become a must-visit for those seeking the best in vintage clothing. A true treasure trove filled with gorgeous pieces!
Now that you have scored some amazing fashion finds, make your way down to Lower Water Street right on time for your appointment at…
Home to the only members of the Association of Professional Piercers in the Maritimes, Julie and her team at Skin Decision pride themselves on offering high-quality piercing services to clients from Halifax and beyond. All of their jewelry is nickel-free, internally threaded or threadless, made in North America, and backed by their Lifetime Guarantee.
With a beautiful new piercing added to your collection, it’s time to take a stroll. Make your way up Bishop Street and wander along Barrington heading south. Feeling hungry? Nothing suits a summer day better than some mouth-watering BBQ from…
Nestled in Halifax’s South End, Boneheads BBQ is home to the best authentic Southern-style barbecue in town. Fresh, local ingredients are cooked slowly at a low heat to make the meat moist, tender, and full of smoky flavour. Let Cindy and her team satisfy your barbecue cravings!
Grab all your finger-licking favourites to go and enjoy a picnic lunch in Cornwallis Park. Once you’ve polished off a pile of ribs or wings, pack up and continue your walk back down to the waterfront and along the boardwalk. If you’re loving how great it feels to be outside enjoying the fresh air, why not try bringing a touch of nature back home with you? Stop in and browse all the beautiful greenery at…
Walking into Audrey Too is like entering a tropical oasis, right on the waterfront! Audrey and her team are passionate about plants and they’ll be happy to help you find the right ones for your home. They offer an incredible selection of tropical plants, succulents, terrariums, and pots to brighten up any living space.
The view along the waterfront is spectacular but you’d love to see the harbour in a whole new way. Explore it like never before with a tour from…
Harbour Watercraft Tours and Adventures
Ready to make a splash on the Halifax harbour? See the beauty of Halifax from a sea-doo or a sea kayak. Tour around Georges Island, McNabs Island, the Halifax Waterfront and the Bedford Basin, or take a rental and explore the harbour at your own speed. No previous boating experience required!
After some fun on the water, why not relax and reminisce about your adventure with some drinks on one of the city’s hottest patios. Grab a pint and some starters at the newly expanded deck of…
Everyone’s favourite Irish pub! Located on Argyle Street in the heart of Halifax’s entertainment district, Durty Nelly’s is a firm favourite with locals and tourists alike. Their outdoor patio is the perfect place to enjoy a pint of Guinness or a glass of wine.
The sun is starting to go down and the air is cooling, head across the street and enjoy high-quality, delicious Maritime fare for dinner in the warm and welcoming atmosphere of…
Gahan House was born in PEI, but they’ve quickly made their mark on Halifax. With handcrafted ales, an extensive food menu, an amazing oyster selection, and a gorgeous patio to enjoy all of it on, this is the perfect spot for summer dining.
Is it time to call it a night or do you feel like another round? Either way, you can be sure that with all the things to experience in Downtown Halifax there is always something more to try another day.
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