Congratulations on your spring move to Halifax! The moving company has arrived with your belongings, and you are settled in. Now it is time to explore Halifax, which has so much to offer in spring activities and fun things to do for the whole family. Here is a list of the nine best spring activities in Halifax:

Halifax Saltscapes Expo – Apr 21-23, 2023

This is a 3-day expo where you can plan your Halifax vacation and shop at the vast artisan craft market.

Stroll along the Waterfront

See the shops, restaurants, and café patios come to life. Take a stroll along the boardwalk.

Explore the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

This is the largest art museum in Atlantic Canada and spans 6200 square meters.

Halifax Public Gardens

The Gardens, which are located in the centre of the city, are spectacular. Starting in early Spring, the blooms come to life throughout the gardens.


There are excellent beaches close by for surfing. The spring brings small to medium waves, which are great for beginners.


There are so many tours offered in Halifax. Everything from self-guided walking tours, bike tours, Segway tours, Alexander Keith Brewery tours, and Citadel tours to the spectacular Peggy’s Cove sunset tours.


Explore the Bay of Fundy trails on foot and drive the scenic 298-kilometer Cabot trail by car.


Halifax has many different types of markets; craft/artisan, fisherman, and food.

Halifax Dartmouth Ferry

Lastly, be sure to take the Halifax/Dartmouth ferry. It is the oldest saltwater ferry in North America.

If you would like more information or a quote on your move to Halifax, Nova Scotia, contact Premiere Van Lines toll-free at 1-877-671-6683.