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2014

November 24, 2014
Halifax Port Authority releases final cruise numbers for 2014

October 26, 2014
Cruise vessels can now plug in at the Port of Halifax

March 7, 2014
Construction Underway for Cruise Vessel Shore Power System at the Port of Halifax

May 4 , 2014
2014 Cruise Season in Halifax Underway

May 16 , 2014
Port of Halifax planning for busy day during Royal Tour

2013

January 23, 2013
Shore Power Arrives at the Port of Halifax

May 6, 2013
2013 Cruise Season in Halifax Underway

September 27, 2013
Halifax Port Authority Celebrates Longstanding Relationship with Holland America Line

October 3, 2013
Halifax Port Authority and Ambassatours Support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Atlantic Region

November 22, 2013
Halifax Port Authority Release Final Cruise Numbers for 2013

2012

November 19, 2012
Port of Halifax Celebrates Another Successful Cruise Season

October 29, 2012
Final week of 2012 Halifax cruise season impacted by Hurricane Sandy

October 12, 2012
Halifax Port Authority Supports the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Atlantic Region

October 1, 2012
Port of Halifax celebrates welcoming over three million passengers

August 17, 2012
Government of Canada Helps Colchester-Based Soap Company Grow

June 20, 2012
Big Pink Buses Make a Big Difference in the fight against breast cancer

June 12, 2012
Disney Magic Visits Canada / New England Coast and Hosts First-Call Ceremonies

April 12, 2012
2012 cruise season begins at Port of Halifax

February 8, 2012
Port of Halifax releases busy cruise season schedule for 2012

2011

October 27, 2011

Over 240,000 cruise tourists visit Halifax in award-winning season

April 19, 2011

Cruise season kicks off at the Port of Halifax

April 6, 2011

Disney Cruise Line to visit Halifax in 2012

March 21, 2011

The Port of Halifax to welcome Cunard Line’s Queen Elizabeth in 2011

2010

November 1, 2010

2010 cruise season wraps up at the Port of Halifax

October 21, 2010

A quarter million passengers – 2010 milestone at the Port of Halifax

Article of Interest - October 20, 2011

Cruisin for a new record

Officials: More than 250,000 passengers will have visited Halifax this year

April 27, 2010

2010 cruise season kicks off with the inaugural call of the Silver Spirit

March 10, 2010

Port of Halifax to welcome over 240,000 cruise passengers this season

2009

November 5, 2009

Milestone cruise season in Halifax

October 6, 2009

Record-breaking week for Cruise in Halifax

October 2, 2009

The Port of Halifax welcomes the newest vessel of the Cunard Line: Queen Victoria

October 1, 2009

Port of Halifax welcomes Queen Victoria, Cunard Line’s newest vessel on Friday

July 23, 2009

Port of Halifax celebrates milestone - over two million

May 14, 2009

Seven-month-long cruise season kicks off May 15 with arrival of MS Maasdam

March 11, 2009
Port of Halifax to welcome two-millionth cruise passenger in 2009

2008

November 28, 2008
Record cruise season for the Port of Halifax

November 3, 2008
United Way receives gift from Princess Cruises

October 8, 2008
National Geographic Explorer adds Halifax to adventure itinerary

October 3, 2008
Port makes history on a very historic day for Halifax

September 21, 2008
QE2 makes her final call to the Port of Halifax

April 14, 2008
First cruise ship, MS Amadea, makes inaugural call in Halifax

Nova Scotia Blogs

October 24, 2011

Awards, inaugural calls and multi-ship days highlight 2011 cruise season

August 22, 2011

Part Two - "The Avid Cruiser" tours Nova Scotia

August 16, 2011

Part One - "The Avid Cruiser" tours Nova Scotia

August 2, 2011

A traditional approach to a traditional craft

July 8, 2011

Harbour Hoppin'

June 24, 2011

The Halifax Seaport is event and local culture central this summer

May 30, 2011

Reminded of Nova Scotia's finer qualities

May 18, 2011

Nova Scotia's finest showcased at Pavilion 22

Nova Scotia Blogs

October 24, 2011

Awards, inaugural calls and multi-ship days highlight 2011 cruise season

August 22, 2011

Part Two - "The Avid Cruiser" tours Nova Scotia

August 16, 2011

Part One - "The Avid Cruiser" tours Nova Scotia

August 2, 2011

A traditional approach to a traditional craft

July 8, 2011

Harbour Hoppin'

June 24, 2011

The Halifax Seaport is event and local culture central this summer

May 30, 2011

Reminded of Nova Scotia's finer qualities

May 18, 2011

Nova Scotia's finest showcased at Pavilion 22