MultiFest Presents: Lounge Series

New for the festival this year is a lounge series in partnership with venues around Halifax and Dartmouth in the week leading up to the festival. Asif Illyas has been a full-time professional recording artist for 20 years and is currently producer and owner at his recording studio,The SHIRE, in his hometown of Halifax, Nova Scotia.  […]

Health & Wellness Pavilion

The Multicultural Association of Nova Scotia will be presenting the third annual Health and Wellness Pavilion at the 2015 Nova Scotia Multicultural Festival. Listen to presentations from groups ranging from Carr Taekwondo to Horticulture Nova Scotia, while learning about health and wellness products and services. For those interested in having a booth in the Health […]

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 26th, 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.; MultiFest Dance Party 10 p.m. – 2 a.m. (cover $10) Saturday, June 27th, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. MultiFest Parade 10 a.m., starting from Garrison Grounds and concluding at Halifax Seaport, followed by Opening Ceremonies at noon Sunday, June 28th, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Explore Nova Scotia

You can embrace the spirit of the perfect road trip here. A car is optional, because you can also bike, hike, sail or paddle your way to spontaneous discovery. Throw away your map, and find as much freedom in the stops in-between as in the places you planned to go. Located in eastern Canada and […]

Evening B Stage: Bellydance to Burlesque

From Bellydance to Burlesque, our evening B Stage, includes performances from Serpentine Studios and entertainer Rouge Fatale. Serpentine brings its traditional Egyptian bellydance, sword balancing, acrobatics and more, followed by impersonations, laughs, live singing and a whole lot of big hair. Friday, June 26 8 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Serpentine Studios 9 p.m. – […]


Multifest is pleased to introduce its very first Parade to the festival weekend. The parade will add a carnival vibe to the streets of Halifax. Parade spectators will be treated to the celebration feeling of many countries and sponsors will be given an opportunity to present and help present this one-of-a-kind parade like Halifax has […]


Taste authentic world cuisine from East to West! Multifest this year includes new approach that foodies will love… Vendors and on-site chefs will wow Multifest goers at interactive stations with live demonstrations throughout the weekend.


The expo re-imagines the multicultural displays by transforming the festival site into an outdoor market offering unique cultural experiences with fascinating displays, handmade crafts and artwork… THIS ENTRY WAS POSTED IN GALLERY, SLIDER. BOOKMARK THE PERMALINK.