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Scotiabank Centre

Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
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Address: 1800 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N8, Canada (Formerly Halifax Metro Centre)
Phone Number:
+1 902-451-1221

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A bit of everything

There is a varied selection of choices to satisfy pretty much anyone. It can add up though if you have children with you.

Reviewed 17 January 2016
Halifax, Canada
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Halifax, Canada
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37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

There is a varied selection of choices to satisfy pretty much anyone. It can add up though if you have children with you.

Thank TheSmiths53
Port Mouton, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2016

If you have never been to Halifax Mooseheads junior hockey game, do it! The Mooseheads provide an energized crowd experience that is likely one of the top junior hockey atmosphere in the country. The quality of play is exciting but it is being there that is the icing on the cake. Often their pre-game computer visuals are the envy of... More 

Thank 604Robert
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52 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Just took my 7 and 4 year old daughters to a Mooseheads game for the first time and they had much fun! The new seats are comfy but I am not a tall person by any means and I found the seating very cramped....knees hard against the chairs in front of me unless I sat with my knees to the... More 

Thank LCWalsh
Halifax, Canada
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38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

This former "Metro Centre" has been sponsor rebranded and they did put in new seating to improve comfort. Not a bad rink. Home of the Mooseheads and the Nova Scotia Tattoo and venue for many music concerts - acoustics are reasonable but like any arena, not great.

Thank gillistg
Roblin, Canada
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We attended the Canadian Country Music Award in Sept. at the Scotiabank Centre. This is a beautiful facility and very well maintained.

Thank NKK425
Halifax, Canada
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Since Scotia Bank took it over they have upgraded the seating (very comfy) and washrooms (very well done). Excellent viewing, lots to eat or drink and easy access.

Thank MaureenRichard
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41 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

You will find music concerts, hockey games, the Department of Defence Tattoo its all held here. All the restaurants, pubs, hotels and bars surround this venue.

Thank Brenda I
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Beautiful, clean venue. Attended We Day event here and was very pleased with the venue and facilities. Many thanks to the hundreds of volunteers who made the day possible. Keep in mind if visiting that there are only traditional concessions available - fries, hot dogs, pizza, popcorn.

Thank Rachael B
Millbrook, New Brunswick, Canada
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54 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Went to see Stuart McLean at the Scotiabank Centre. Great show. Seating was comfortable but a wee bit more leg room would have been a plus. Temperature and air quality was good.

Thank Bob E
Yellowknife, Canada
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We saw Judas Priest here recently; this facility is just the right size for a show of that calibre. The staff are friendly and efficient, the lines moved very quickly and the service was very good. At one point, I left my seat and sat on the landing; some yahoo insisted on standing and I couldn't see. A lovely lady... More 

Thank Nora D

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