It's that time of year again! Join us Friday, December 1st and Friday, December 8th from 5-10 PM for the annual Shopping Under The Stars. Kick off the holiday season in the Spring Garden area. Many shops, restaurants and services will be offering in-store promotions, discounts and/or prizes! Click on the picture for a list of participating businesses and their promotions/discounts.

Free parking will be offered at the Park Lane Mall and Spring Garden Place parkades as of 5 PM for both events!

Bring your friends and family and come experience the Spring Garden holiday magic.


Come visit our booth and be entered to win MULTIPLE prizes from participating businesses in the area:

a ukulele from Fantasie Music priced at $175;
a $100 gift certificate to The Summit;
hair products and a gift certificate totaling $100 from Casa Dante;
a $100 gift certificate from The Captain's Boil;
a one night complimentary stay at the Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites


With more than 200 diverse retail shops, the Spring Garden area offers a world of goods, from fashion to home décor to jewelry and gifts. More than 1,500 conveniently located parking spaces in the area mean you can park your car and stroll on foot to take in our charming shops and attractions.


Hungry for pub grub or looking for a taste of the finer things? Whatever your palate, the Spring Garden area’s extensive dining options have you covered. Choose from ethnic fare, traditional favourites, a bevy of breakfast selections, trendy bistro settings, and cafés.


There’s no need to leave the downtown Halifax core – you’ll find any and all professional services in the Spring Garden area, including financial services such as accounting and banking, health and fitness services, spas, legal services, insurance, realty, creative services and more.

Created by Planifax and sponsored by SGABA, this video answers questions about parking downtown and addresses the myth that parking doesn't exist.