On The Grounds & Vendors

Halifax Public Library

Join us at the Library booth at any time to read books, play games, and do special free activities all through the week. All ages are welcome!

Button-Making Fun
Wednesday, 10:30 am – 3:45 pm
Make your own specially-designed button to wear during the Halifax County Exhibition.

Make an Exhibition Memories Photo Box
Thursday, 10:30 am – 3:45 pm
Design and decorate your own photo box to keep your Exhibition memories! We will provide the box and all the decorating supplies so you can get creative.

Melty Pixel Art with Perler Beads
Friday, 10:30 am – 3:45 pm
Make cute 8-bit art keepsakes to remember the Exhibition's animals.


Build & Play with LEGO​
Saturday, 10:30 am – 1:45 pm
Try some of our challenges or let your imagination soar with LEGO.

Halifax Recreation Toy Van

The REC van is stacked with equipment for more than 50 different activities and sports, including baseball, basketball, soccer, washer toss, giant checkers, archery, skipping, and much more!  Fun for all ages! The REC van will be at the Exhibition Grounds on Wednesday August 17th and Friday August 19th 10am to 3pm.

St. Barbara Atlantic Operations


St Barbara Atlantic Operations will be hosting a ‘Panning for Gold’ experience for families on Saturday August 20th in partnership with the Heritage Goldenville Society This fun and interactive experience will take place outside the Multi-Purpose Agriculture Education Center. Come try your hand at panning for gold.

Who’s On The Grounds


Nova Scotia Department Of Lands And Forestry



Tidal Tractors

Green Diamond Equipment

Multi-Purpose Agricultural Education Centre

Hand And Home Craft Competition

Vegetable Competition

Agricultural Awareness Booth

Halifax Public Libraries

Fellowship Of Christian Farmers

St. Barbara’s Atlantic Operation

DVL Publishing (Friday)

YMCA Nova Scotia Works (Friday)

Earth Elements (Saturday)

Food Vendors


Ice Cream Booth

Barnyard Grill

Musquodoboit Valley Lions Club

Lower Musquodoboit Pastoral Charge

Juniors Chip Wagon

Reid’s Restaurant And Bakery