At the Halifax Convention Centre, we've got you covered. You're going to have an incredible event experience with enhanced measures in place to help keep you safe. Here are some things to know before arriving to our Centre:

Masks - Don't forget to bring and wear your non-medical mask. Wearing a non-medial mask is required for indoor public spaces, including our Halifax Convention Centre. Please ensure you wear your mask, appropriately covering your mouth and nose.

Physical Distancing - Event setups are made with you in mind, keeping you physically distanced 6ft, but ensuring that you can still collaborate with your colleagues and friends. Please continue to physically distance throughout our facility, including restrooms, hallways, and our public spaces. Please also ensure that you're an appropriate distance from the event staff.

Delegate Experience Team - Our knowledgeable and friendly Delegate Experience Team will be available on-site to help direct you on where you need to go inside and outside of our facility so you can have a seamless event experience with us.

Sanitization Stations - Throughout our Centre are hand sanitization stations so you can regularly sanitize throughout the event.

Restroom Occupancy - Each of our restrooms have occupancy signage and safety reminders to encourage delegates to adhere to safety protocols.

Self-Assessment - If you are feeling unwell, please stay home from the event and call 811 for further assessment and direction on next steps. Your event will send you a self-assessment directly, please complete it before coming to your event.

For more information on Nova Scotia's safety guidelines, visit:


Learn more from our Senior Director of Event Operations and Our Senior Director of Food and Beverage. To safely re-open and host your events, we’re following the principles and policies as set out by the Province of Nova Scotia and Chief Medical Officer of Health. We’ve implemented new, enhanced measures and protocols to adapt our facility and event operations to create a great event. With an unwavering commitment to health and safety, how we host events may feel a bit different. But one thing that won’t change? The memorable, authentic Halifax experience you’ll have at every step along the way of your event.

We’re on the edge of North America, and in the centre of it all.

Experience our famous Maritime hospitality in the heart of a thriving, cosmopolitan city. Located at 1650 Argyle Street, you'll find the best local dining, and fantastic arts and culture, all within an easy stroll from our doorstep. Or discover outdoor adventure, scenic beaches, wineries, golf and much more, all less than an hour away.

Come see what’s in store.


Parking & getting around

Halifax is a vibrant, walkable city, so you can always get around with just your two feet. Need some wheels? We’ve got that covered too.

Parking is available in the Nova Centre with entry on Grafton St. and is managed by Page Realty. Rates can be found here. Please note, rates are subject to change. Additionally, there are two major parkades within close proximity of our Centre, including the Prince George Hotel and Scotia Square Mall.


Where to stay

We connect to over 3,000 hotel rooms (1,200 under one roof), so a great night’s sleep is just steps away from our convention centre.

The Sutton Place Hotels will be opening a new property adjacent to Halifax Convention Centre in January 2020.


Things to do

Take time to take in our people, our city, and our province while you’re here. For more information and inspiration on things to see and do, explore the following websites: