Ignite Destinations

Halifax Newsletter 2019

Our virtual "stockroom" of destination guides are loaded with insider tips and information to make planning your next meeting or event a breeze.

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Halifax Stanfield International Airport Connect with the Halifax Convention Centre team Dawn Baldwin | Director of Sales dawn@halifaxconventioncentre.com 902.421.1302 x 2144 halifaxconventioncentre.com • 30 minutes to downtown • 700+ flights arriving weekly • Atlantic Canada's only airport offering U.S. preclearance and 24/7 Canada Customs services • Unique retail kiosks—from local beer, wine and spirits, to live lobsters that travellers can cook at home • Stopover Halifax is perfect for conference companion programs. Travellers between Europe and North America can experience signature Halifax activities, whether the stopover is seven hours or seven days. "We're strengthening our route network in and out of Halifax—no other airport of our size in North America has the amount of international flights that we have. We're focusing on a couple of priority markets, primarily connecting Europe to points in the U.S. and Canada. U.S. preclearance onsite means travellers can check-in conveniently and clear customs, typically within a matter of minutes. It's a huge time-saving factor for conference delegates and business travellers." —Bert van der Stege, vice-president & chief commercial officer, Halifax International Airport Authority We Can't Wait to Host Your Group Be sure to stop by the Discover Halifax booth to chat with the convention centre team during the 2019 Canadian Meetings + Events Expo, taking place August 13–14 in Toronto. Almost 90 and still lookin' fine

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