Residents invited to attend annual New Year’s Levee
Mayor Mike Savage and members of Regional Council are inviting residents to join them in celebrating the arrival of 2019 at the annual New Year’s Levee.
When: Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Where: Halifax City Hall (Halifax Hall), 1841 Argyle Street, Halifax
All residents are welcome to attend this holiday event. Light refreshments will be provided.
Mayor Mike Savage and members of Regional Council are inviting residents to join in New Year’s Eve celebrations being held this year at the Emera Oval and Grand Parade Square.
On New Year’s Eve, lace up for a fun, free, family-friendly event at the Emera Oval. Public skates will be hosted from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., and again from 9 p.m. to midnight, with fireworks (7 p.m. and midnight), music, face painting and hot chocolate.
The municipality is pleased to partner with Eastlink TV on the main event, NYE 2019, being hosted at Grand Parade. This year’s event features an exciting entertainment line-up, including award winning Canadian artists Said The Whale and Zaki Ibrahim.
Pre-show events begin on site at 10:30 p.m., with a live broadcast on Eastlink TV beginning at 11 p.m. (AST).
Don’t miss the opportunity to ring in the new year with family and friends at this free event; see the dynamic LED video wall and the biggest fireworks display in Atlantic Canada, with a fireworks tribute to Newfoundland and Labrador’s New Year’s at 11:30 p.m. (AST).
Use #HfxNYE on social media to share photos, New Year’s resolutions, and collectively countdown to 2019.
Let Halifax Transit be your designated driver on New Year’s Eve. The municipality is pleased to once again offer free, extended bus and Alderney ferry service on New Year’s Eve from 6 p.m. onward in support of M.A.D.D. Halifax Region.
For detailed holiday service schedules by individual route, visitwww.halifax.ca/transit/Schedules.
Have a safe and happy new year. Visitwww.halifax.ca/newyearseve for complete event details.
Source : Media Release