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Festival Lounge

  • Museum of Natural History 1747 Summer Street Halifax, NS, B3H 3A6 Canada (map)

The Lounge will be animated during our Festival Kick-Off, 5-6:30pm Thurs May 10, as well as between 3-5pm Sat May 12. On other days it is open for meeting, mingling and sharing information about all things animation. It is also where you will find our festival box office and concessions.

Thurs May 10, 5-6:30pm
Festival Kick-Off
Tidehouse Brewery will launch a brew made special for the festival. Let's come together and toast the art and industry of animation in Halifax, with greetings from Mayor, Mike Savage, and words from our Festival Directors, Silo├źn Daley & Phillip Stamp.

Sat May 12, 3-5pm
There will be various activities to enjoy, as well as live music with Benn Ross and Seth Huntley as THE DAWN AIRS, a local duo of non-fiction writers collaborating on the great Canadian landscape, today. Food will be available on site, $5 with a festival pass or tickets, or $10 otherwise.

Festival Open Hours:

Thursday May 10

5pm - 11pm

Friday May 11

2pm - 11pm 

Saturday May 12

11am - midnight 

Later Event: May 11
Pitching Workshop