Program Activity Policy

Northern Lights Lantern Festival Program Activities Policy

The Northern Lights Lantern Festival Society, referred to subsequently as the “Society” is a non-profit society registered with the Nova Scotia Joint Stocks.

The Northern Lights Lantern Festival, referred to subsequently as the “Festival” is a free community festival held annually in North End Halifax, Nova Scotia at Merv Sullivan Park organized by the Society.

The Festival aims to provide a free, fun community festival, with no charge for admission, BBQ or activities.

The Society is governed by a voluntary board of directors, referred to subsequently as the “Board”

The Society as the organizers of the Festival makes decisions in regards to the Festival; any program related activities on the grounds of Merv Sullivan Park during the Festival are subject to approval by the Board at a meeting of the Board of Directors or as delegated to a sub-committee of the Board.

Individuals or entities carrying out unauthorized program related activities on the grounds of Merv Sullivan Park during the Festival will be asked to stop their unauthorized activities and/or leave by either a member of the Board (or their designate) and/or the Halifax Regional Police.

Unauthorized activities include: soliciting, selling, vending or advertising, unless prior permission is granted by the Board.

This is a Board policy and may be amended by the Board at a meeting of the Board.

Approved on August 9, 2017 by the Northern Lights Lantern Festival Society Board of Directors