The 2018 Local Wishlist is HERE!

The holiday season can finally begin, because the 7th annual Local Wishlist is live right now, and ready for you to start browsing, dreaming, and making your lists. And it's bigger and better than ever, with a record number of applicants, and even more local goodness for you to discover. Browse hundreds of local gift ideas that… Read More

Our Guide to STEMFest 2018

So, what is STEMFest and what does STEM mean anyway? First of all, STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, with an A thrown in occasionally for the Arts (which makes it STEAM). STEMFest is a huge celebration of all of those disciplines, promoted by a large group of organizations from businesses, post-secondary institutions,… Read More

Our Guide to Doors Open 2018

On June 2nd and 3rd, local buildings of architectural, historical and cultural significance in Halifax will open their doors to the public - for free - and invite them to view places not usually open. What's not to love about that? We love free things, and we especially love anything that feels like a secret.… Read More