There’s no better way to welcome summer than with an outdoor night market, full of delicious BBQ options and refreshing iced drinks.  On Friday, June 9th the North End Business Association will be hosting North By Night Market, an evening celebration in Squiggle Park from 7pm to 10pm, featuring tons of incredible local businesses that will be selling food, flowers and crafts you have to check out.

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To make your life a little easier we’ve listed a dish we would recommend from all the food establishments that will be serving drinks and snacks at this summer event.  Enjoy live music and vintage finds at this fantastic outdoor party, and visit their Facebook page here for more updates. 

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Mango Tumeric Kombucha // Cove Kombucha

This healthy, fruit-infused tea is proudly brewed by Cove Kombucha right here in Nova Scotia – try their other mouthwatering flavors, including Blueberry Pomegranate and Strawberry Hibiscus.

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Turkey Leg Lollipop // Asado Wood Fired Grill

If you’re looking for some smokey, old fashioned BBQ, try a turkey leg from Asado, a Halifax-based catering service you need to book for your next function.

Marshmallow Ice Cream Cones // Oh, You Sweet Thing

Satisfy your sweet tooth with one of these delicious ice cream interpretations from Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market confectionary Oh, You Sweet Thing.

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The Elvis // Benny's Burgers

Take advantage of your chance to sample this brand new Halifax plant-based burger spot, and give their peanut butter, jam, banana chips and vegan bacon burger a try!

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Koji Kondo // Good Robot Brewing Company

Quench your thirst with a refreshing pint of Good Robot’s latest brew, the sake infused Koji Kondo – would go great with a turkey leg or burger for sure!

Maple Fudge // Faye's Fabulous Old Fashioned Fudge

Treat yourself to some traditional Canadian Maple Fudge from these talented Dartmouth-based dessert makers.

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Strawberry Lemongrass Freezies // Lemon Dogs Lemonade

Cool off with one of Lemon Dogs creative freezie flavours, which also include Green Mango and Lime Basil! Mix and match your icy snack with some lemonade for a refreshing, fruity cocktail.

Guardians of the Galixtea // Sense and SensibiliTea

Just in time for the release of the popular sequel to this hilarious sci-fi adventure film, perk up with a glass of Guardians of the Galixtea from artisanal tea makers Sense and SensibiliTea, who will be serving hot and iced beverages at North by Night.

Rhubarb Strawberry Jam // Linda's Creations

Pick up some classic, Nova Scotian made jellies and preserves from Linda’s Creations, an award-winning jam maker who you need to try ASAP!