All Press Releases for June 11, 2008

Looking for the Perfect Summer Getaway?

The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Offers Ideal Hotel Accommodations to Accompany a Medley of Local Summer Events

    /24-7PressRelease/ - HALIFAX, NS, CANADA, June 11, 2008 - If you're looking for something to do this summer, look no further than the exciting Halifax, Nova Scotia. This summer the city is hosting a distinctive medley of events, created to draw guests from near and far to this beautiful waterfront city in Canada. The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is offering ideal Halifax accommodations to perfectly accompany the local events going on this summer in town. Located right on the waterfront boardwalk, next to casino waterfront property, the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is the ideal location for many summer events going on in the city.

The annual Nova Scotia Multicultural Festival located on the Dartmouth Waterfront has something for everyone. From children's tent including face painting, storytelling, puppets, songs and crafts; global food fair and BBQ with over 25 ethno-cultural groups presenting distinct flavours, this multicultural festival is the perfect excuse to book a Nova Scotia vacation package. An Oktoberfest tent- licensed entertainment area, an International Exhibit tent displaying crafts and exhibits from over 25 cultures, and a performance area featuring a new outdoor stage with amateur and professional entertainers all will take place at Alderney Landing Events Plaza, at the Dartmouth Waterfront beside the Dartmouth Ferry Terminal. For more information call (902) 425-4200 or visit

The International Tattoo will also be taking place in Halifax, beginning early July, making for an action packed summer in Nova Scotia. Featuring over 2,000 world-class Canadian and international military and civilian performers, the International Tattoo continues to live up to its reputation as one of the world's premiere cultural and entertainment events.
Complete with pipes and drums, military and civilian bands, historic re-enactments, dancers, acrobats, choirs, military displays and competitions, drama and comedy in a number of innovative acts, the Tattoo is a fast-paced two and a half hour family show. The Tattoo is held annually at the Halifax Metro Centre and takes place this year from July 1 to 8, 2008. A different show every year, the Tattoo is a masterpiece of colour, music, artistry, athleticism and nostalgia that continues to amaze audiences each year, so book early for the best seats in the house. For more information or to purchase tickets to the International Tattoo, visit

The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel offers the perfect Nova Scotia family vacation or romantic getaway for two, and features a glistening waterfront location, complete with luxurious accommodations. Guest rooms and suites are highlighted by the brand new Revive bed, a soothing rainforest showerhead and refreshing windows that open. Upgraded amenities are available and include high-speed Internet access, Jacuzzi, poolside and waterfront suites and ergonomic chairs and spacious work spaces. With so much to do in Halifax this summer, let the Marriott reward you with a divine home base for every summer getaway.

About Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is connected to the exciting Casino Nova Scotia and situated in the heart of downtown, just steps away from the city's top attractions, including the business district and World Trade & Convention Center. This AAA 4-Diamond hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia features luxurious accommodations and an abundance of upscale amenities. The 5,000 square foot Interlude Spa provides a variety of refreshing and invigorating treatments to relax and invigorate. Indulge in exquisite fine dining at 44 North Restaurant highlighting spectacular waterfront views of Halifax Harbour or enjoy the lively atmosphere of Fife & Drum, a traditional Scottish Pub. Experience the premier Nova Scotia hotel at Halifax Marriott Harbourfront. For more information or to make a reservation, call 902-421-1700 or visit
* Tickets are subject to an additional $4 per order fee for online orders. All patrons must be 19 years or older to attend. Showtimes are 7:30pm and 10pm. Doors open 1/2 hour prior to show time.

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