Current News & Events

Monday, August 15, 2022

Garden Party in Annapolis Royal, August 25th

Their Honours are delighted to invite all Nova Scotians to a Platinum Jubilee Garden Party at the Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens on Thursday, August 25th from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM. The celebration is co-hosted by the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, the Town of Annapolis Royal and the Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens. The event recognizes Her Majesty's 70 years of service to all Canadians and individuals throughout the Commonwealth. The event is free and open to all. Admission to the Gardens will be waived for this public celebration. Advanced registration is not required to attend...
Thursday, August 11, 2022

National Acadian Day Celebration at Government House

All Nova Scotians are invited to Government House for a Flag Raising Ceremony to celebrate National Acadian Day on Monday, August 15th at 8:30 AM. We will raise the Acadian Flag to celebrate the rich history, heritage and culture of the Acadian people. We also recognize their contributions to our collective identity as Nova Scotians and Canadians. Refreshments and a continental breakfast assortment will be served at the ceremony. We hope to celebrate this special day with each of you. Location: Government House is located at 1451 Barrington Street in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia. Parking:...
Monday, August 8, 2022

New Date: Outdoor Movie Night at Government House

Movie Night Rain Date: Wednesday, August 10th at 8:30 PM Due to the weather forecast, we have rescheduled the outdoor movie night to Wednesday, August 10th at 8:30 PM. We will be screening The Royal Journey in the backyard garden at Government House. The movie is free and open to all. The film captures the five-week visit of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh to Canada and the United States in the fall of 1951. Stops on the royal tour include Québec City, the National War Memorial in Ottawa, the Trenton Air Force Base in Toronto, a performance of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet in Regina...