What’s Cooking in Nova Scotia December 6 to 13, 2016?
The holiday spirit in Nova Scotia is abundant this week! Performances, markets, holiday dinners – there are festivities happening nearly every day this week.
December 6 t0 31: Festive Holiday Menu at Morris East
Until December 31, Morris East Restaurant is offering a seasonally-inspired three-course meal for $29.99 at their Bedford and Halifax locations. Perfect for a date night or catching up with friends, swing by during their Prosecco Happy Hour (yes, really!) every day between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. and sip on a glass of bubbly for $6!
More Info: Morris East Festive Holiday Menu
December 8: Gottingen Christmas Party
Bust out that ugly Christmas sweater and make your way over to Seven Bays Bouldering for their holiday neighbourhood party! There will be door prizes, local businesses selling special festive goodies, even Santa himself will be making an appearance! Treats will be plentiful with snacks and drinks supplied by Field Guide, Propeller Brewing Company, EDNA, The Nook on Gottingen, LF Bakery, Ratinaud French Cuisine, and of course, Seven Bays!
More Info: Gottingen Christmas Party
December 9 to 18: The Nutcracker Opening Weekend
Symphony Nova Scotia’s The Nutcracker is one of those enchanting classics that seems to signify the official arrival of the holiday season. There are still tickets available for the show’s opening weekend – don’t miss this must-see tale of magic and wonder. Be sure to stop by Obladee, 2 Doors Down, Stories, Primal Kitchen, Stubborn Goat, 5 Fishermen, Gio or Tempo Food + Drink for pre or post theatre sustenance!
Tickets & More Info: Symphony Nova Scotia’s The Nutcracker
December 9 to 11: Halifax Lights Holiday Market
Sipping on a hot beverage while bundled up under the magical glow of twinkle lights – this could be you this weekend during the third weekend of the Halifax Lights Holiday Market. While downtown, grab a drink or a bite to eat at one of these unique downtown destinations: 2 Doors Down Bar + Bites, Chives, Garrison Brewing Company, Harbour City Bar & Grill, Lot Six, McKelvie’s, Morris East, SHUCK, Waterfront Warehouse, and The Press Gang.
More Info: Halifax Lights Holiday Market
December 11: The Twelve Dishes of Christmas
Feel like indulging a little? This twelve-course feast, complete with six craft beer pairings might be just what you need. Taking place at Battery Park Beer Bar & Eatery, this event is a fundraiser in support of Chef Mark Gray as he represents Nova Scotia in the Gold Medal Plates National Competition in Kelowna, British Columbia!
Tickets & More Info: The 12 Dishes of Christmas
December 18: Holiday Market & Brunch Buffet
The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery is hosting two exciting events in one day – their All Local Holiday Market and their Annual Holiday Brunch Buffet! Browse a vast selection of handmade crafts and snacks, then enjoy a festive edition of everyone’s favourite late-morning meal. We’re talking buttermilk pancakes, dijon mustard crusted ham, bread pudding with warm rum cream, and much more!