Date:    Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Time:     11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: Halifax Central Library

               5440 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax, NS B3J 1E9




Read Local

What's On The Street?

The 2015 Festival Program

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Word on the Halifax's Exhibitor Marketplace offers festival-goers a window into the Atlantic Canada Literary scene, presenting everything fom the largest publishing houses to the smallest niche magazines and everything in between:

  • Books
  • Magazines
  • Publishing Houses
  • Independent Authors
  • Children's Books
  • Literacy


Family Fun

Each year the Word on the Street offers lots of activities and readings for young book worms!  Author lineup coming soon.


The Word On The Street is committed to improving the reading skills and functional literacy of Canadians. 

2015 Participants


Dartmouth Learning Network
First Book Canada
Frontier College
Halifax Community Learning Network
Halifax Public Libraries
IBBY Canada