Event Glossary

The Halifax Chamber offers over 100 events each year, including networking events, business luncheons, information sessions and galas; there is a little something for everyone. We provide the opportunity to gain new business knowledge while making valuable connections in the community. To see our upcoming event list, please visit our online calendar of events.

Signature Events

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Halifax Business Awards

This gala boasts a spectacular night of entertainment and celebration, recognizing risk takers and the success of our thriving business community. Learn more about the 2019 Halifax Business Awards.


Spring and Fall Dinner

An evening featuring a local industry or community challenge. These events attract over 800 local business leaders. Learn more about Fall Dinner.


State of the Province

Premier Stephen McNeil's annual address to the Halifax Business community on current provincial challenges and successes.

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State of the Municipality

An annual update from Mayor Mike Savage, highlighting local accomplishments and our areas for improvement. Find out more here.

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Small Business Week

A full week of events and social experiences to celebrate the great achievements of small businesses in our community.

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Wonder Women

Featuring inspiring and ambitious women coming together to learn, share ideas and lift each other up.

Business Luncheons

Featuring informative and thought-provoking addresses by business, government, and institutional speakers. These keep attendees up-to-date on topical issues affecting the business community.

These events are either panel discussions or keynotes and are held on a monthly basis. You will sometimes find these events held over breakfast, instead of lunch time. View upcoming luncheons on the Event Calendar.


Educational Events

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Lunch and Learns

Consists of Members in the sales, marketing, and business development fields. The group meets to stay on top of emerging issues and trends relevant to their profession. Held Monthly. Members Only: Free


Pints + Pointers

A gathering of small business owners who connect over a beverage and learn about practical small business tips. Held Quarterly.

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Small Business Summer School

Guests will enjoy a drink, connect with new people and hear from business leaders on tangible ways they can improve the bottom line of their businesses.

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Networking for Success

Networking experts provide tips and tricks on polishing those sometimes awkward situations, and build your confidence to make the most of your future networking opportunities.

Chairs Breakfast

Chair's Breakfast

The Halifax Chamber Chair of the Board hosts breakfast sessions to discuss emerging issues in specific industries or in the business community. These events are held monthly and are by exclusive invite for members.

Networking Events

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Business After Hours

Provides an opportunity for Members to host a Chamber
networking event at their place of business. As the host, you will have the spotlight and be in charge of logistics. We provide the marketing and registration services while fellow members and guests provide the buzz. Held monthly and free to attend.

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New Member Night

An opportunity for new members to gather, meet some new faces and connect with other new members. Members Only: Exclusive Invite

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Holiday Party

A night of celebration, great food and catching up after a year of success. Bring your staff and celebrate a great year. This event is held annually at the beginning of December.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Chamber events are designed to not only entertain and inform our members, but also to allow sponsors the perfect medium to communicate with an extremely desirable target audience.

Looking for a custom opportunity, let's chat.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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