Fabulous, diverse shopping

With more than 200 retail shops, Spring Garden area offers a world of goods, from clothing and home décor to jewelry, gifts and more.

A one-of-a-kind experience

With many unique merchants contributing to the Spring Garden area, you're always sure to find something different and interesting.

A community unto itself

One of the most-walked areas in Halifax, the Spring Garden community is steeped in history and culture.

Halifax’s most vibrant and eclectic neighbourhood

Day or night, summer or winter, we offer a magical urban experience with an intimate feel that is second to none.

Your fashion destination

Find the best designers and latest fashions in Spring Garden area's many boutique shops. Find a shop

Enjoy extensive dining options

Choose from traditional favourites, ethnic fare, a bevy of breakfast selections, trendy bistro settings, and cafés.

A hub of activity

Spring Garden Area is home to many of the city's favourite festivals, parades and events. Upcoming events

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News & Events

Spring Road Maintenance

April 23, 2015

Municipal crews are out in full force working to get Halifax streets cleaned up and repaired. Their main priority is to repair the overwhelmingly large number of potholes that have occurred over the harsh winter.

If you would like to report a pothole, you can submit an online request at www.apps.halifax.ca/311.

For more information on potholes and the service standards for pothole repairs, please visit www.halifax.ca/municipalops/potholes/index.php.

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Employment Nova Scotia – Information Session


Employment Nova Scotia will be hosting an information session on START, an incentive program that encourages the hiring of unemployed people in Nova Scotia. The information session will take place on Monday, April 27 from 1:00pm-4:00pm at the Downtown Halifax Business Commission (1546 Barrington Street, Suite 104). If you are interested in attending the session, or would like more information please contact Rachel Brown at 902.423.3751 or by email at rachel@springgardenarea.com.

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Humani-T Cafe – Free Gelato Day


gelatoHumani-T Cafe is giving away free gelato on Wednesday, April 15th at both locations from 2-8 pm. In return for getting some free gelato, they ask that you make a donation to CNIB.

This morning Kiyan Sobhani was on CTV Morning Live to talk about Free Gelato Day. To view the entire interview click here.

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