His Honour was pleased to preside over a Canadian Coast Guard Exemplary Service Medal investiture at Government House on 11 March 2020.
Evenings @ Government House with Emmanuel Solomon
On 18 February 2020, Their Honours were delighted to host a concert that featured tenor Emmanuel Solomon, currently a voice student at Dalhousie University’s Fountain School of Performing Arts.
75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic
On Sunday, 3 May 2020, Their Honours marked the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Atlantic – the longest continuous campaign of the Second World War in which the Royal Canadian Navy and the Royal Canadian Air Force played a pivotal role.
Reception in Honour of the Consular Corps in Nova
On 19 February 2020, Their Honours hosted a Reception in Honour of the Consular Corps in Nova Scotia. During the reception, a special vehicular license plate for the Consular Corps was unveiled.
Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of V-E Day
In honour of the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, Government House was decorated in the flags of many of the Allies and Liberated countries of Europe along with the service flags of the RCN, Canadian Army, RCAF and Merchant Navy.
75th Anniversary of the Victory in Europe Day
To mark the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, Their Honours posed outside Government House, which was decorated for the occasion with banners, Allied flags and military service flags of the period.
Halifax Pride Flag Raising Ceremony - 16 July 2020
To mark the beginning of Halifax Pride, His Honour raised the Progress Pride Flag at Government House. In 2014, Government House Halifax was the first such building in the Commonwealth to fly the Pride Flag.
Halifax Pride Flag Raising Ceremony
Thursday, July 16, 2020
To mark the beginning of Halifax Pride, His Honour The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, raised the Pride Flag at Government House this morning.
The Pride Flag will fly at Government House from today until sunset on Sunday, 26 July 2020, which is the last day of Halifax Pride.
In 2014, Government House Halifax was the first such building in the Commonwealth to fly the Pride Flag.
The theme of the 2020 Halifax Pride Festival is Pride//AMPLIFIED.