Wanda Robson, centre, sister of Viola Desmond, is surrounded by friends and family while posing next to the new $10 bank note featuring her sister following the bill’s unveiling in Halifax in March 2018. Desmond is the first Canadian woman to be featured on a regularly circulating bank note. The first-ever Halifax Black Summer Festival, celebrating the city’s past and present, is set to begin Aug. 1. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press)
The Saturday Outdoor Music Celebration, held in collaboration with the Halifax Busker Festival, will feature some of the province’s top performers, including among others, Reeny Smith and Jeremiah Sparks.