Name: Mary E. Black Gallery
Address: 1061 Marginal Road, Suite 140, Halifax, NS B3H 4P7
Hours: Tues-Fri 9-5pm; Sat-Sun 11-4pm
The Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design´s Mary E. Black Gallery promotes contemporary fine craft by local, regional, national and international artists and artisans. The gallery showcases innovative and thought-provoking works that often succeed in challenging viewers´ perceptions of fine craft.
Craft / Public Gallery
Name: Port Loggia Gallery
Address: 1107 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS
Hours: Thurs-Sun 12-5pm
The long and narrow Port Loggia Gallery features high, vaulted ceilings and diffuse natural light, providing NSCAD University students, staff and alumni with a beautiful and unusual space in which to showcase a variety of media.
Sculpture / Printmaking/Bookarts / Photography / Performance / New Media / Installation / Film & Video / Drawing & Painting / Design / Craft / Public Gallery
Name: Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market
Address: 1209 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS B3H 4P8
Hours: Mon-Fri 10-5pm; Sat 7-3pm; Sun 9-3pm
Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market features wind turbines, solar panels, geothermal heating, living walls and a rooftop garden. Indulge in local food sold by vendors, or clamber up to the roof to enjoy a prime view of the Halifax Harbour.
Architecture / Coffee / Quick Bite
Name: The Bicycle Thief
Address: 1475 Lower Water Street - The Piazza at Bishop´s Landing, Halifax, NS B3J 3Z2
Hours: See website.
If you want to give your taste buds a treat, head to The Bicycle Thief - a waterfront restaurant dishing up “North American food with an Italian soul.” Dig into their rich, made-from-scratch pasta, order one of their flavorful cocktails, made with fresh herbs, or treat yourself to a full-blown, four course meal.
Meal / Drinks / Coffee
Name: Two If By Sea Cafe
Address: 1869 Upper Water Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30-5pm; Sat 8-5pm
Two If By Sea’s coffee stand, located in the Historic Properties, serves some of the best espresso drinks in the city. Grab a giant, gooey cookie, or dig into a croissant stuffed with ingredients that range from prosciutto to marzipan.
Quick Bite / Coffee