The Halifax Commons - Canada's oldest urban park is located near downtown Halifax and is home to the Emera Oval, sport fields, skateboard park, and more.
Large open air park. Skating oval in winter. Skates available to rent (at the time of writing, skate rentals are FREE with government ID).
The commons is a lovely park right in the centre of halifax. The Oval turns into an iceskating rink in the winter, where skates can be borrowed for free. In the summer it's the perfect spot to play, or sit in the grass with a book. Keep an ear out for free shows there as well.
Grocery or Supermarket
“Open 24 hours, this is the closest full grocery store in the neighbourhood.”
“This historic fortress is located in the middle of the city overlooking the Halifax harbour! Tons of restaurants and shops within walking distance!”
“Argyle Fine Art is one of Halifax’s most progressive galleries; displaying paintings, sculptures and limited edition prints by Canadian artists.”
“Provincial liquor store. Wide selection of everything you need. Right out front door, walk three blocks to Agricola St. Turn right, liquor store is on your left.”
“Victoria era gardens established in 1867. Located in the centre of Halifax near the popular Spring Garden Road shopping and restaurant district. In the summer months, they often have bands playing on Sunday afternoons.”