By Car - Major intersections near venue; Robie St, South St, Oxford St and Coburg Rd.
By Bus - #10 Dalhousie Via Spring Garden, #42 Dalhousie, #41 Dalhousie, #17 Saint Mary's & Lacewood Terminal, #14 Scotia Sq via Saint Marys & Leiblin Park, #1 Spring Garden to Bridge Term & Spring Garden to Mumford Term, #7 Clockwise to Robie & Counterclockwise to Gottingen, #18 Universities & Lacewood Terminal, #90 Water St via University Ave & Larry Uteck via Bedford Hwy, #80 Downtown via Spring Garden & Sackville Terminal, #81 Downtown via Spring Garden & Hemlock Ravine
By Car - Highways 103 (Halifax-Yarmouth), Highway 101 (Bedford-Yarmouth) and Highway 102 (Halifax-Onslow) will all get you to downtown Halifax.
By Train - The Via Rail Train Station is located at 1161 Hollis Street, which is a 25 minute walk from the venue or a 5 minute bus ride (Bus stop is located on the corner of Barrington and South St (Stop #6097), take bus #7 'Clockwise to Robie'. Edit bus at stop #8187 Robie St/ University Ave. Bus runs at least every 20mins)
By Bus - The Maritime Bus Terminal is located at 1161 Hollis Street, which is a 25 minute walk from the venue or a 5 minute bus ride (Bus stop is located on the corner of Barrington and South St (Stop #6097), take bus #7 'Clockwise to Robie'. Edit bus at stop #8187 Robie St/ University Ave. Bus runs at least every 20mins)
By Plane - The Halifax International Airport (YHZ) is located in Enfield, aprox 30mins away from the convention.
Metered Parking in downtown Halifax on weekends are FREE and there are many metered parking spots located directly on Dalhousie's campus (Note, these meters are monitored by Halifax Regional Municipality and not Dalhousie Campus). There also is parking available off South St close to the venue.
Dalhousie University offers affordable 1-4 bedroom summer accommodations on campus which include parking, wifi, cable, laundry and kitchen facilities! http://stay.dal.ca/book/
Saint Mary's University also offers affordable summer accommodations; https://www.booking.com/hotel/ca/saint-mary-s-university.html?aid=330843;lang=en
The Atlantica Hotel- http://www.atlanticahotelhalifax.com/
The Garden South Park Inn- http://www.gardensouthparkinn.com/
The Lord Nelson Suites- https://lordnelsonhotel.ca
Bus #15 Purcells Cove is the only transit bus that travels out to York Redoubt. It leaves Mumford terminal and runs every hour. Many furs meet together at Mumford Terminal and bus together to the BBQ! It is easily accessible by car with a large parking lot.