2304 Hunter Street
King & North’s chocolate works of art
Jesse Gallant sells super-small batches of a favourite treat.
By Rebecca Dingwell
Tags: Shoptalk, chocolate, eat local, King and North, King and North chocolate, Jesse Gallant, Halifax Crafters, Olympic Community Hall, Dilly Dally Coffee Cafe, The Feed
Said the Whale’s song explosion
To celebrate the anniversary of As Long As Your Eyes Are Wide, the band launches a song-by-song podcast. But first, St. Patrick’s Day in Halifax.
By Jonathan Briggins
Tags: Music, Said the Whale, Into the Night, Groundswell, As Long As Your Eyes Are Wide, Olympic Community Hall, Feature
Emma FitzGerald’s shore lines
The artist follows up her popular Hand Drawn Halifax with Sketch by Sketch: Along Nova Scotia’s South Shore.
By Tara Thorne
Tags: Arts + Culture, Emma FitzGerald, Hand Drawn Halifax, Sketch by Sketch, south shore, books, picture books, buy local, Liverpool, Mahone Bay, Yarmouth, Peggys Cove, Lunenburg, Olympic Community Hall, Literary
That saucy Bastid
Skratch Bastid tells you what to dab his personal line of BBQ sauces all over—and what to listen to while you’re eating.
Tags: Food + Drink Feature, bbq, barbecue, Skratch Bastid, Bastid’s BBQ, sauce, Olympic Community Hall
Ment shines bright this weekend
Local jeweller Rachel Blair-Johns finds inspiration in ancient ruins
By Morgan Mullin
Tags: Shoptalk, jewellery, Ment, Halifax Crafters, Makenew Curated Thrift, Unique Essentials, Olympic Community Hall
Hyped on handmade: 12 holiday markets and pop-ups to check out
Keep your premature festive feels at bay with these 12 excuses to buy local, handmade gifts, decorations and stationery.
By Allison Saunders
Tags: Shoptalk, holiday, market, pop-up, buy local, shop, Olympic Community Hall, Christ Church Hall, Dalplex Athletic & Recreational Centre, Big Pony, NSCAD, Cole Harbour Place, Pro Skateboards, Snowboards and Surfboards, ABODE, Historic Properties
A Couple Photos from the Crafter's Society Winter Show
By Adria Young
Tags: Arts + Culture, Arts, Winter wonderland, Visual art, Halifax Crafters Society, Holidays, Olympic Community Hall, Winter Sale, Winter Wonderland, Art Attack
Groundswell Music Festival celebrates all the local delights
That’s music, food, booze and The Town Heroes’ new album.
Tags: Music, Olympic Community Hall, Feature
Best Live Show In The Past Year
Tags: Music, Against Me!, Hey Rosetta!, Olympic Community Hall, Scotiabank Centre, Shore Club, The Tragically Hip
Photos: Day Five, Halifax Pop Explosion
Coast photographer Lenny Mullins captures Saturday, the last night of HPX
By Adria Young and Lenny Mullins
Tags: Music, Halifax Pop Explosion, Live Shot, Alvvays, Braids, Doldrums, Halifax Forum, Halifax Pop Explosion, Lenny Mullins, Moon, Olympic Community Hall, Purity Ring, The Scene
Rockopolis Rehearsal Studios
Long & McQuade, Halifax
Lebanese Festival 2019
July 11-14, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 2019
Halifax Crafters Society Spring Market
May 4-5, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 2019
Halifax Crafters Society's Winter Market
Nov. 30-Dec. 2 2018
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