September 2011

3x3x3 – One Night Video Installation – Double Fountain

Sat Oct 1, 2011

South Battery Pier

Public art on the waterfront. Double Fountain is an projected exhibit based after a water clock design by the Arab engineer al-Jazari (1136-1206). Artists Julie Louise Bacon and James Geurts will showcase the exhibit on screen for people to experience. Read More »

Halifax International Tuna Tournament starts today

Halifax International Tuna Tournament – Sat Sep 24, 2011 to Mon Sep 26, 2011

South Battery Marina & Tall Ships Quay, Halifax Waterfront

This September in Halifax, NS, International and local sports fishermen will join private boaters along with local charters to compete in the new “Halifax International Tuna Tournament (HITT)”. Read More »

Alzheimer Duck Derby

Join the 10,000 little yellow participants of the Alzheimer Duck Derby as they hold their annual race right in front of Bishop’s Landing tomorrow from 12pm.

Race Day Activities

Saturday, September 24th in front of Bishop’s Landing.

12:00 pm- FREE Kids Zone and BMO Adoption Centres open

12:30 pm- Best Dress Quacker Contest winner announced

1:00 pm- Very Important Ducks Race- The Duck Cup is up for grabs Read More »

The Barber’s Daughter arrives at Frida Custom Fine Jewellery

A fabulous, inspirational new collection – The Barber’s Daughter has arrived this week at Frida. The artist, Gisele Theriault is the daughter of a village barber in an Acadian ocean front community in Cape Breton, NS. The jewellery is created in silver or gold and is engraved with poetry and words of inspiration. Read More »

One Stop Wood Shop and the Bluenose II Restoration Project

Jason Cullen, the owner and master craftsman at One Stop Wood Shop has recently teamed up with the L.S.A. (The Lunenburg Shipbuilding Alliance) who are a group of three Lunenburg based companies working on the project of restoring the Bluenose II to her former glory. One Stop Wood Shop has been given the privilege to create works of art from cut off pieces from the ship’s building process.  Read More »

Featured at Bishop’s Cellar: Nova 7

Featuring at Bishop’s Cellar right now is Nova 7.

Benjamin Bridge’s Nova 7 showcases the crispness, beautiful aromatics and signature acidity that are quickly becoming the defining characteristics of outstanding Nova Scotian wine. Produced in the European spirit of lightly sparkling, off-dry wines – the 2010 Nova 7 is a versatile wine that can be enjoyed at brunch, with friends on a sunny patio or paired with our exceptional Nova Scotian cuisine.  Read More »