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Last Updated: March 17, 2020 9:18 am


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St. Francis Xavier University

StFX will suspend all in-person classes Monday March 16th to Friday March 20th. This will permit our instructors the time necessary to assess how programs will be delivered through to the end of the term.

Acadia University

Acadia University remains open but suspends classes March 16 – 20 and cancels in-person classes March 23 – April 3. Exams will not be in-person. Students who choose to leave campus before residence closes on April 19 will have our support.

Dalhousie University and the University of King's College

In-person classes and labs for Dalhousie and King’s students will be suspended next week (March 16-20) as a preventative measure to increase social distancing and allow instructors time to shift to alternative means of teaching.

Halifax Regional Centre for Education

Suspending all extra-curricular activities, including sports, until the end of April.

Mount Saint Vincent University

Effective March 16, all in-person classes & labs will be suspended for the remainder of the term. Online classes will continue. Faculty asked to move to different modes of delivery. Campus & residences will remain open. Read recent update in full:

Saint Mary’s University

Suspending all face-to-face classes for 1 week starting on Monday, March 16, 2020, in order to allow the university appropriate time to assess how educational programs will proceed.


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Cineplex Theatres

Cineplex has closed all theatres nationwide until at least April 2

Shubenacadie Wildlife Park

Shubenacadie Wildlife Park will close on Sunday, March 15 until further notice.

The BMO Soccer Centre

Closed until further notice.

The Emera Oval

Closing on Saturday, March 14, for the remainder of the season.


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2020 Nova Scotia Craft Beer Festival

The 2020 Nova Scotia Craft Beer Festival scheduled for March 21st has been cancelled. The health and safety of the public and brewery employees, must be our top priority.

2020 Nova Scotia Skills Competition

Event has been cancelled.

Atlantic Outdoor Sports and RV Show

Atlantic Outdoor Sports and RV Show is postponed until a later date.

Halifax Burger Week

Halifax Burger Week will be postponed until June 2020 due to COVID-19

James Taylor & His All-Star Band with Bonnie Raitt

This concert has been cancelled

St. Patrick’s Day

The Old Triangle Halifax, Durty Nelly’s, Finbar’s Irish Pub, Celtic Corner have decided to postpone their traditional St. Patrick’s Day festivities including early opening, and tentatively re-scheduled them for May 17th 2020.

Symphony Nova Scotia

Remaining concerts for the 2019/20 season are cancelled.


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Halifax Seaport Farmers Market

The Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market building will not open on Saturday, March 14, 2020. This is to contain the spread of COVID-19. The building will remain closed indefinitely. The health and well-being of our customers, our staff and our vendors is our priority.

The Old Triangle

Effective immediately, The Old Triangle is closed until further notice.