The festivities will culminate with the JUNO Awards Broadcast, live on CBC on Sunday, March 24

Scotiabank Centre launched its 2022-23 fall season with a strong mix of events, including the return of anchor tenants the Halifax Mooseheads, the Halifax Thunderbirds and a series of concerts, comedy shows and special events.

Halifax Convention Centre today, October 11, launched its new and enhanced Local Program to showcase and support local businesses, producers, and culture in Nova Scotia through the events it hosts. To deepen the Centre’s impact on our local community and business and create authentic Nova Scotia experiences fo

Tournament begins in Moncton, N.B., and Halifax, N.S. on Dec. 26, 2022



MONCTON, N.B. & HALIFAX, N.S. – Hockey Canada and the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) have released the schedule for the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship, which is set to take place Dec. 26, 2022-Jan. 5, 2023 in Moncton and Halifax.

Halifax, N.S., will host Group A; Group B will play in Moncton, N.B.

Nova Scotia and New Brunswick have been selected to host the 2023 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Ice Hockey Championship.

Hockey Canada awards 2023 World Juniors to Halifax, N.S., and Moncton, N.B.

The Halifax Convention Centre is kicking off a busy event season with more than 120 events scheduled for 2022 with an estimated 80,000 delegates, including 26 national/international conventions.

Scotiabank Centre will re-open its doors to a diverse calendar of events beginning this Friday, February 18 with the Halifax Mooseheads vs. Saint John Sea Dogs game.

“After two long months of waiting, our players and fans are very excited to return to the Scotiabank Centre for Mooseheads hockey,” said Brian Urquhart, president of the Halifax Mooseheads.

The Halifax Thunderbirds return the following night to take on the Georgia Swarm on home turf.

As the fall events season kicks off, Scotiabank Centre will require proof of full vaccination for all event attendees effective October 1.

Alternatively, attendees who do not have proof of vaccination can provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to the event (or as dictated by individual event requirements) to gain entry.

10. Erin Esiyok-Prime
Erin Esiyok-Prime
Director, Communications & Marketing
Events East