Enhance your TD Halifax Jazz Festival experience with our wonderful partners.
We are happy to provide our festival goers with the best in food, drink, transportation and accommodations.



Murphy’s Hospitality Group operates restaurants in Halifax. The Gahan House, Pickford & Black and The Barrington Steakhouse giving tourists and Haligonians alike an unforgettable experience. On site, we are excited to give our provide our guests an elevated dining experience that Murphy’s Hospitality Group is known for; with options for everyone for every type of meal, whatever you’re looking for delicious pub-style finger food, our famous east-coast seafood or higher-end options, Murphy’s Hospitality Group will satisfy your cravings.

On site at the festival, we will have a fully-stocked bar at the TD Main Stage offering a variety of beverages made right here, in Atlantic Canada. The local lineup includes; beers from Garrison Brewing Company, Moosehead Radlers, Bulwark Cider, Blue Lobster Vodka Soda, and Colliding Tides Gin Fizz. There will also be as a selection of international reds and whites, such as Two Oceans Wine and a variety of spirits including Goslings Rum.



With three convenient Halifax locations Discount Car and Truck Rental, is a great option if you are looking to explore Halifax and surrounding areas. Offering a large selection of quality vehicles with low-cost offers.

If you are travelling from Maine, Prince Edward Island or New Brunswick, we recommend Bay and Northumberland Ferries. Taking the ferry not only saves you hours of driving, but it also lets you relax and enjoy the amazing views and we have a special TD Halifax Jazz Festival discount. Book online at ferries.ca or by phone 1-877-762-7245 using the promo code “HJFNS”. The discount will be available for travel between the dates of July 2nd through July 21st. Bookings can take place anytime up until July 21st and are subject to availability. This discount is valid for one-way and return travel. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers.


If you’re driving from PEI, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, taking a Bay or Northumberland Ferry into Nova Scotia, or flying straight into Halifax, make sure to download Ferry directions and information in our How To Get Here guide!



Located less than a 2 minute walk away from the festival, we are thrilled to partner with The Westin Nova Scotian.

Offering first-class accommodations in a beautiful, historic building overlooking the Halifax Harbour. www.thewestinnovascotian.com


Named one of the Top 10 Global DESTINATIONS ON THE RISE in TripAdvisor's 2018 Travellers' Choice Awards - Halifax is alive with history, music, art, food, drink, nightlife, and nature.

Click to see the Halifax visitor’s guide from Discover Halifax.


Talk a walk along the Halifax boardwalk to get a taste of what Halifax is about! We suggest starting at the bustling Seaport Market and finishing at the photo-friendly ‘1812’ sign outside the Marriott Harbourfront. Along the way, take advantage of guided kayak trips, whale watching tours, bike rentals, restaurants, pubs and ice cream shops.

There’s no shortage of shopping, nightlife, and restaurants in Downtown Halifax! The best spots to wander are Barrington Street, Argyle Street, and Spring Garden Road, where you’ll find everything from boutiques, record stores, art galleries, cocktail bars, and critically acclaimed restaurants.

Travel in style by taking the ferry across the harbour to Downtown Dartmouth, make sure to take the top deck for the best views! Take a stroll around the waterfront park, and up Ochterloney Street and Portland Street to visit this up-and-coming neighbourhood packed with food, drinks, cafe’s and independent shops.