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Canada Day fireworks rescheduled to Friday, July 5

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 (Halifax, NS) – HRM residents and visitors are invited to come down to the Halifax and Dartmouth waterfront areas this Friday night to see the spectacular fireworks show that was postponed on Canada Day.

The fireworks will be set off from Halifax Harbour on Friday, July 5, at 10 p.m., weather permitting. The alternate date for the fireworks show should there be inclement weather on Friday, is Saturday, July 6, 10 p.m.

HRM will use timelines contained within the Canada Day events cancellation policy to alert residents if the fireworks are postponed on Friday evening. See the cancellation policy here:

For the most up to date information on the status of the fireworks show, visit, call the civic events hotline at 311, follow @hfxgov or @hfxcivicevents on Twitter, check HRM Civic Events on Facebook, and listen for updates via local media.

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Media contact:

Tiffany Chase
HRM Communications

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