Events in Festival, Launch / Proclamation and Health, Wellness & Beauty
Annual African Festival of Arts and Culture, showcasing Master drummers, from Burkina Faso, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Jazz, traditional dances, food, arts and craft vendors.
Lower Water Street
Our Annual Caribbean Festival which will be held on Monday, August 5th, 2019 from 12 noon to 4 PM. This event (our 36th year) will be held in the church yard of St. Philip?s church (34 Hankard Street)
Saint Philip's African Orthodox Church
34 Hankard St
This event promises to be a fun-filled family day of intense fun!! Lots of great food, good music and plenty of games and activities to keep you entertained. If you weren't there last year, you don't want to miss it again this year.
Tremont Plateau Park
Eliza Ritchie Crescent
The goal of the Preston Township Homecoming 2019 is to bring to the forefront the many achievements made by people from the Preston area and to highlight the significant events that have influenced the development of the communities.
Various Locations throughout HRM
On August 30, Halifax will come alive with a 3-day celebration of culture and diversity in our region. Starting with our premiere film festival on August 30th, celebrating the filmography of immigrants in the Maritimes and beyond.
Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
1055 Marginal Road
Additonal Toursim Resources
African Nova Scotian Directory - Google Local Guide
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
Africville Story Map
Destination Liberty: Your guide to Black Historic Travel Destinations in Nova Scotia
Historical Black Settlements in Nova Scotia (Google Map)
Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide
Nova Scotia Toursim: Discover African Nova Scotia