Events

29e FINALE DES JEUX DE L’ACADIE
June 27 to July 1:
The East Coast’s vibrant French communities unite for this unique celebration of sports and culture. It’s Nova Scotia’s first time hosting the games. The weekend’s events will be held completely in French.
Various locations around Metro. 433-7061.

50+ EXPO
June 13 to 14:
This event for people over the age of 50 features entertainment, speakers arts/crafts, photo gallery, art gallery and presentations. Seniors, their families and caregivers can learn the latest useful information on health-care options, vacation destinations, housing, transportation, investments, nutrition, continuing education and unique products.
Exhibition Park,
200 Prospect Rd.
424-0065.
http://www.50plusexpo.ns.ca

BEDFORD DAYS 2008
June 25 to July 1:
Halifax’s neighbour at the north end of the harbour, Bedford displays its civic pride at this annual celebration, featuring family entertainment, fireworks, a beer garden and more.
Various venues in Bedford.
490-6776.
http://www.bedforddays.ca

CIRQUE SIANA
June 27 to 28:
Born out of the unique Atlantic Cirque, this young troupe puts on a visually stunning show, with amazing acrobatics.
Alderney Landing,
2 Ochterloney St., Dartmouth.
461-8401.
http://www.alderneylanding.com

THE LAW OF ATTRACTION
June 12:
In this new inspirational seminar, international keynote speaker and Law of Attraction expert Eddie LeMoine will guide you through a step-by-step method on how to use the law of attraction in your life. Doors open at 6:30pm, seminar starts at 7pm. Tickets are $49 per person or $29.40 plus per person for two or more. or tickets, phone Mary Jane Copps at (902) 404-3290. Westin Nova Scotian Hotel, 1181 Hollis St. http://www.edslawofattraction.com

GREEK FEST
June 13 to 15:
This annual celebration of Greek culture is bigger and more vibrant every year. Offerings include traditional cuisine, music, dancing, cultural displays and more.
Saint George Greek Orthodox Church,
38 Purcell’s Cove Rd.
479-1271.
http://www.greekfest.org

NOVA SCOTIA MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL
June 20 to 22:
Celebrate Nova Scotia’s many cultural communities with this festival’s vibrant array of offerings, including a children’s tent, global food fair and BBQ, plus a performance area with a new outdoor stage featuring amateur and professional entertainers.
Alderney Landing, 2 Ochterloney St., Dartmouth.
425-4200.
http://www.multifest.ca

TAP INTO PROGRESS
June 6:
Bring your friends out to The Beer Market in Historic Properties for fun and a few drinks—and support your community at the same time. For $10, you get a specialty drink, a chance to win prizes and a cover charge for The Lower Deck, to be used that night or within the month. The first event will be held Friday June 6, from 5pm to 7 pm at The Beer Market, and then the first Friday of every month afterward. Proceeds are donated to the Canadian Progress Club Halifax Cornwallis, which supports Phoenix Youth Programs, Special Olympics Nova Scotia and other community organizations.

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