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My husband and I had a reception that went better than we could have ever dreamed. This is mostly because of the hardworking efforts of the staff at the Delta hotel. When there’s so many things to remember to do for a wedding and reception, it means so much to have such wonderful people like Tina, Thomas, Mike and Ernie taking care of so many things. On our wedding day, we were truly never worried about how the reception would go because of the faith we had in the people looking after it. It all started with an AMAZING tasting at the hotel which gave us a perfect idea about the quality of food we were going to have. I wouldn’t even call it a tasting because we were served such large and delicious portions. The food was worth every penny. We couldn’t have been happier with it. We still have guests who attended our wedding come up to us months after and compliment us on how beautiful the venue was and how the food was the best they’ve ever had at a wedding reception. We would have to agree! I didn’t even have to lift a finger, Thomas made sure I was served everything I wanted, it felt wonderful to be treated like that. It was those extra details that made this venue above and beyond. There was always someone walking around, making sure they were available if anyone needed anything. Our bridal party stayed later than we were suppose to and Mike never said a word. He was so organized and terrific. Tina was the same. She made sure we got exactly what we wanted and we got just that and more. Every time I had a question, Tina would respond to me so quickly and it made the planning go so smoothly. Her experience really shows. Ernie treated us so great also. We had the time of our lives and would recommend this venue a thousand times over. The view was amazing and the staff was the same!

Thanks for everything again! You guys were so wonderful!

The Harbour City Bar & Grill at the Delta Halifax, which has a distinct focus on local products and cuisine, is now offering traditional Nova Scotia Lobster Suppers from now until Labour Day Weekend.

For only $25, restaurant goers can enjoy a 1 1/4 lb. lobster, corn on the cob, coleslaw and a fresh roll or enhance to a four-course meal by adding Acadian seafood chowder, Garrison steamed mussels and berry shortcake for an extra $14.

For those who like wine with their lobster, there will be no corkage fee for those who bring in a bottle of Nova Scotia wine to enjoy with supper. Plus every time one dines at the restaurant they will be given a ballot to enter the “Win 20lbs of FRESH, DELICIOUS Lobster” contest and they will receive two-hour complimentary parking at Scotia Square.

The Delta Halifax is also pleased to welcome a new addition to their culinary team, executive chef, Andy Camm.

Prior to joining Delta Halifax, Camm was the executive sous chef for Delta Fredericton and was the lead chef for the Fredericton Convention Centre in New Brunswick, creating memorable menus for Theatre New Brunswick, the Province of New Brunswick and the City of Fredericton as well as large conferences and events from around the country.

“The true taste of great food is to let the product speak for itself,” said Camm. “Pair it with something that compliments the great flavour of the dish. Local ingredients, coupled with local wines speak volumes about Nova Scotia’s bounty. We come from a rich and diverse community with a great melting pot of cultures that can be fused together to create great tastes and dining experiences.”

Centrally located downtown, the Harbour City Bar & Grill and its culinary team consistently push creative boundaries while maintaining a commitment to seeking out local farmers, fishers and other producers. With one of Halifax’s largest selections of local craft beers, Nova Scotia wines and spirits, diners can truly indulge in a unique dining experience, paired to perfection.

Whether it’s a seat at the black granite bar, or a cozy booth in the dining room, enjoy warm, friendly, impeccable service, and experience the best in Maritime hospitality.

For reservations at the Harbour City Bar & Grill, call 902-492-6443
or book online at www.harbourcitygrill.com

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(Halifax, NS) – Delta Barrington and Delta Halifax’s fifth annual fundraiser Raise A Little Hellp, in support of Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia, will take place at the Delta Halifax (1990 Barrington St.) on Thursday, June 6 from 6 -10 p.m.

Featuring an incredible musical line up again this year, the event will feature an acoustic set by The Trews, the Alan Doyle TrioDustin Bentall with Kendel Carson and singer-songwriters, Mo KenneyDylan Guthro, and Carleton Stone.

“Last year we sold out the event on the strength of amazing musical talent and a great cause,” said Stuart Joliffe, Regional Vice President, Atlantic Canada, Delta Hotels and Resorts, and General Manager, Delta Halifax and Delta Barrington. “I’m very excited about this year’s musical line-up and the potential to raise another $100,000 to support Habitat for Humanity here, in Nova Scotia.”

The event will also feature the best in Nova Scotia beverages and cuisine. With food stations offering regional specialties there will also be an extensive selection of locally produced wine and spirits. Each year, attendees delight in the silent auction items, including trips to some of Canada’s best travel destinations, concert tickets, music memorabilia, golf getaways, and more.

Tickets for Raise A Little Hellp are $150.00 per person (including tax) and are available now by calling (902) 492-6419 / 1-877-535-6444 or online at http://www.raisealittlehellp.com/. Discounted group ticket purchases are available. Space is limited. Tax receipts available. Tax receipts in the amount of $100.00 will be provided from the purchase of a $150.00 ticket.

Past events saw the Delta Barrington and Delta Halifax hotels raise more than $350,000.00 over four years in support of Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia.

The Raise a Little Hellp event is part of Delta Helps, the chain’s corporate social responsibility program which includes a national charitable partnership with Habitat for Humanity Canada. For more information, visit: http://www.deltahotels.com/en/about/corporate-social-responsibility

Habitat for Humanity is a community-based, not-for-profit organization working for a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live! Their mission is to mobilize volunteers and community partners in building affordable housing and promoting homeownership as a means to breaking the cycle of poverty.  Habitat for Humanity is a worldwide network that spans 100 countries, has built over 250,000 homes and is now building a new home every 21 minutes!  For more information on Habitat for Humanity, visit: http://www.habitat.ca/

For complete event information, visit: http://www.raisealittlehellp.com/

For more information on the participating artists, visit:

The Trews: http://www.thetrewsmusic.com/

Alan Doyle: http://alandoyle.ca/

Dustin Bentall: http://www.dustinbentall.com/

Kendel Carson: http://kendelcarson.com/

Mo Kenney: http://www.mokenney.com/

Dylan Guthro: http://www.dylanguthro.com/

Carleton Stone: http://www.carletonstone.com/

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Romance is easy when you know the right people.

This year at the Deltas in Halifax, we are delighted to be able to offer you two ways to celebrate this Valentine’s Day!

This Thursday, Feb. 14th, 2013, enjoy a gourmet 4-course dinner featuring our famous “Death by Chocolate” station at the Harbour City Bar & Grill for $55 per person (plus taxes and grat) or take advantage of Chef Leslie’s culinary magic at Tempo Food + Drink with a 3-course meal for two plus bubbly for $100!

For more information:

Harbourcity Bar & Grill Tempo Food + Drink
$55 per person + taxes and gratuity
For reservations call 492-6443 today.
To view full menu, click here.
$100 per couple + taxes and gratuity
For reservations call 428-3676 today.
To view full menu, click here.

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We are offering sweet rates for friends, family, and fans of those travelling to the AUS Championships.  Starting at $99 a night, book a room today by calling 1-888-423-3582 (ask for the AUS Fans Rate) or online by clicking the below links:

Delta Halifax:  Click here.

Delta Barrington:  Click here.

Playcation is Back for 2013

Package includes:
one-night’s accommodation
2pm check-in ; 2pm check-out
$10 food coupon (valid at Trapeze) at Casino, NS
$20 in casino cash to be used for gaming of choice
complimentary overnight parking at your hotel or Casino Nova Scotia

Guests staying on the Playcation package must be at least 19 years of age. Food and Gaming coupons are $5 and $10 per person respectively based on double occupancy.

Terms and conditions:
All guests must provide government issued ID upon checking in at the promotions desk at Casino Nova Scotia and while staying on the Delta Stay and Play Package. Maximum 2 night length of stay.

Book now by clicking here.

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Capturing the true spirit of holiday giving, the Delta Halifax and Delta Barrington will once again be offering complimentary accommodations to family members caring for hospitalized relatives through its annual program, A Home for the Holidays.

Now in its 23rd year, A Home for the Holidays is another example of Delta’s ongoing commitment to supporting its local communities. The Delta Halifax and the Delta Barrington will partner with all hospitals in HRM, extending short-term complimentary stays from Sunday, December 16, 2012 to Sunday, January 6, 2013.

“Being with family is important during this time of year and may be difficult when a loved one is hospitalized,” said Stuart Jolliffe, Regional Vice President of Delta Hotels and Resorts, Atlantic Canada Region. “A Home for the Holidays helps give some comfort and emotional support to families during what can be a very stressful time.”

The hospital’s program administrator will make reservations for qualified visitors with the Delta Halifax and the Delta Barrington.  A limited number of rooms are available. Interested families should contact the hospital directly.

A Home for the Holidays has helped families in Nova Scotia since its launch, and is part of the brand’s corporate social responsibility program, Delta Helps.

The weather outside is frightful, so a weekend away at the Deltas in Halifax would be delightful!  Right now from Nov. 16th 2012 to December 30, 2012:  Book  a weekend stay at the Delta Halifax or Delta Barrington for only $99!  Just call 1-888-423-3582 and quote rate code “HVS” or book online by following the links below:

 to check availability online at the Delta Halifax.

 to check availability online at the Delta Barrington.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability.
  • Conditions/restrictions may apply.
  • Rate in Canadian funds.
  • Taxes and gratuities are not included.
  • Available for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights only.
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