The SBC, in partnership with various local businesses, are running giveaway contests!
Be sure to enter our latest contest giveaway by clicking the link below and scrolling to the bottom of the page to see all the different ways you can enter.
We draw a winner biweekly during our Wednesday Facebook Lives at 12:10 p.m.
Street Litter Cleanup Challenge
When: Sunday, August 15, 2021
Our new Associate Member Ali Alizy of Carlton Landscaping (860 Old Sambro Road) is challenging businesses in the Spryfield Business Improvement District to enter a team to clean up a section of a street in the Spryfield Business Improvement District and surrounding communities. The team who collects the most bags of litter will be the Litter Champions and receive the coveted Cleanup Trophy.
The Street Litter Cleanup Challenge will take place Sunday, August 15th with a pizza party afterward. Entry fee is $50, which will go towards the Eric Caines Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Mini Spryfield Days Festival
September 18 & 19, 2021
The Spryfield Business Commission is excited to be organizing another Mini Spryfield Days Festival again this year!
Due to the uncertainty brought on by Covid, we were unable to plan for our annual full blown Spryfield Days, so we’re presenting a smaller scale event similar to last year. We could all use something positive to focus on after being isolated throughout Covid!
Here are the events that we have so far. Details will be added as time gets closer:
Saturday September 18 2021
Free Yoga/Meditation Class
Urban Farm, Rockingstone Road or Aumbience Studio, 16 Dentith Road, rear of mall
Freewill donations accepted in support of St. Paul’s Food Bank
Organizer: Michelle Robinson email@example.com
St. Paul’s Church, 173 Old Sambro Rd
Annual Antique/Classic/Custom Car Show/Open Air Concert/Barbeque
Spryfield Mall, 16 Dentith Road
Car show registration by donation $5 minimum. Proceeds to St. Paul’s Food Bank
Barbeque proceeds to the Eric Caines Memorial Scholarship Fund for J.L. Ilsley High School Grads
Business Trade Show/Expo
Spryfield Mall, 16 Dentith Road
Sunday September 19 2021
Spryfield Urban Farm, Rockingstone Road
City Church, 276 Herring Cove Rd
We’d love to hear your suggestions for other events, and invite you to reach out if you are interested in helping to organize the festival.
Sponsorship opportunities are available at three levels: Gold $500.00, Silver $300.00 and Bronze $200.00. Your sponsorship will include social media promotions, recognition on advertising posters and other materials and at the event itself.
Thank you to all the sponsors who have already pledged their sponsorship for the festival:
Dylan’s No Frills
Pet Valu Spryfield
Independent Security Services Atlantic
Spryfield Urban Farm Museum
Clyde A. Paul & Associates
Maison Property Appraisals
A’rmunn Teaghlach Cead
Road Master Auto
CBDC Blue Water
Aumbience Yoga & Wellness
Cemanco Properties Management
Spryfield Days is an opportunity for folks in Spryfield and surrounding areas to get together to celebrate all the things that make our community great, showcase local talent and expertise, have fun, reconnect with old friends and make new ones. We can’t wait to see all your smiling faces again this year!
SBC Awards Night/AGM/Steve Adams Roast & Toast
At our recent awards night, we were pleased to honour the following businesses: Volunteer Organization of the Year: Halifax Northwest Rotary Club, David Devine, President; Volunteer of the Year: Gina Gray; New Business of the Year: IronMatrix, Sonny Wilson & Leanne McDow; Small Business of the Year: Spryfield Subway, Jennifer Slaunwhite; Business of the Year: FH Developments, Faisal Al-Hammadi; Jason Doherty Memorial Business Person of the Year: Ben Garvey, Enginuity Inc.
We’d like to thank our outgoing board members Alice Morris and Kurt Ryan for their dedicated years of service. We’ve appreciated all the hard work that you’ve both done to help our business community thrive and grow!
Welcome to new board members Rick Dempsey, Anna Townsend, Kate Dunsworth Casey, Marshall Smith and Donna Flemming, who join our returning board members Nadine Garrison, Clyde Paul, Wyatt Redmond, Scott Reinhardt, Dina Shay, Irene Swindells, Mike Caron, Members at Large Councillor Steve Adams and Councillor Shawn Cleary, and immediate Past-Chair Dan Doherty.
We’re excited to work together to continue to build a dynamic, robust and resilient Spryfield!
The Spryfield Business Commission hosted a Roast and Toast dinner honouring retiring Councillor Steve Adams. There were lots of laughs and memories of this great man who has done so much for our community. Enjoy your very well earned retirement, Steve!
Classic / Antique Car Show
Our recent Car Show, co-hosted with A’rmunn Teaghlac Cead Veterans Riding Clan, raised over $1,700 for the St. Paul’s Family Resource Food Bank, over $875 towards the Eric Caines Memorial Scholarship Fund, and over $3,200 for the J.L. Isley Judges Football Team. Thank you to the Spryfield Mall, Spryfield Canadian Tire, Mike’s No Frills, and all the volunteers, participants and spectators for making this such a successful event.
Annual Spryfield Santa Claus Parade
The 47th Annual Spryfield Santa Claus Parade is set for Sunday, November 29, 2020 starting at 2 pm. Our volunteers are working to ensure the Parade is a tremendous success again this year.
Other parades in the city charge a substantial entry fee, but the Spryfield Santa Claus Parade does not. In order to assist with the costs involved in putting on the event, the Parade Committee is seeking the financial support of local businesses, community groups and individuals
If you’d like to donate or volunteer at this event, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 902-452-7472.
If you’d like to participate in the parade, please download and fill out a parade application below, and send it to email@example.com.