In the Dead of Winter Festival

Occurs January 23rd, 2019 to January 26th, 2019


1685 Argyle St, Halifax, NS, Halifax, B3J 2B5, Halifax Metro


T: 902-422-6335


Price Information

$15.00 - $150.00


The annual In The Dead of Winter Festival returns to Halifax, January 23-26, 2019, for the festival’s 14th year, featuring some of the most exciting established and emerging artists from the East Coast and across North America.

For four, action-packed days in January, Halifax will host performances at some of the city’s most popular music venues, The Carleton, Seahorse Tavern, The Marquee, and Good Robot Brewing Company. This year’s lineup showcases an impressive array of outstanding bands, singer-songwriters, and acoustic performerswith more to be announced in the coming weeks on our website.


All tickets and passes are available for purchase NOW, online at

Friends of the Festival Passes: $150
Friends of the Festival is a program designed for individuals and businesses in the community who are avid supporters of music in our community Friends of the Festival supporters ensure independent, emerging music is a large part of our festival.  By joining the Friends of the Festival, your support goes directly towards helping showcase artists and music in Halifax. 

A limited number of Friends of the Festival 2019 packages are available for $150 each. 

Festival Pass: $80 (plus fees & taxes) 
EARLY BIRD PASSES ARE $60 (+ fees & taxes) until  Nov 1, 2018

Festival Passes include:

  • guaranteed entry into all festival events prior to 7:30pm after which time pass holders gain entry on a first come, first serve basis (Subject to Capacity)
  • Access to the annual festival brunch (meal not included)
  • Access to opening party 
  • Access to closing party 

All announced show and ticket purchase details are available at

More Details

Detailed Information

Admission: 19+ // Enjoy the festival with ticket purchase options to match your budget and schedule. Festival passes for the entire weekend and tickets to the individual shows are available for purchase online at More information is available at