About the seahorse

The Seahorse Tavern is a legendary music venue located in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Since opening its doors in 1948, it has become a beloved institution among locals and visitors alike, known for its intimate setting and vibrant live music scene. The venue has hosted some of the most iconic musicians in Canadian history, including Joni Mitchell, Anne Murray, and Stan Rogers.

The Seahorse Tavern is also a popular spot for up-and-coming artists to showcase their talents, with a regular schedule of live performances featuring a range of genres, from rock and punk to indie and electronic. Its cozy atmosphere and rich history make the Seahorse Tavern an essential destination for music lovers visiting Halifax.