Public Gardens Now Open for 2016 Season
Parks & Recreation has another exciting season planned, with lots of fun, free events and activities for all ages.
The free, weekly horticultural & historical Garden tours hosted by the Friends of the Public Gardens have resumed for the season. Wednesdays from 10 - 11 a.m. until September 28, 2016.
Garden Days is Canada’s coast to coast to coast, three-day celebration of our National Garden Day which is held annually and starts on the Friday before Father’s Day. Lots of great events happening in Halifax June 17th, 2016.
Find out about the history of the Halifax Public Gardens, recongnized as a National Historic Site in 1984. The Gardens house a public collection of garden artefacts such as statues, a bandstand and fountains, which are representative of the Victorian era.
The Halifax Public Gardens and Leighton Dillman Park (Dartmouth Common) support charitable organizations in the region to promote upcoming events and milestones. Limited space is available in floral beds within both Gardens.
Blue Ribbon Dahlias at the Halifax Public Gardens. Gardener Amy Soosaar-Joseph brings home multiple awards from the American Dahlia Society Show.