About HPX

HPX is the Halifax Pop Explosion, an annual festival that presents over 150 artists, comedians and speakers in more than 15 venues across the city. HPX has a long-standing tradition of presenting the best in new and innovative music from across Canada and the world. 

Talk To Us

All general inquiries can be sent to info@halifaxpopexplosion.com

All press/media inquires can be sent to Trevor Murphy at Pigeon Row trevor@pigeonrow.com


James Boyle, Executive Director james@halifaxpopexplosion.com 902.482.8176 ext 114

Ashley Corkum, Operations Manager ashley@halifaxpopexplosion.com 902.482.8176 ext 112

Jamie Hammond, Festival and Marketing Manager jamie@halifaxpopexplosion.com 902.482.8176 ext 113

Graphic and Web Design by Sara Russell

Board of Directors

The Halifax Pop Explosion Association operates the festival on behalf of our membership.

Stephanie Purcell – Chair of the Board
Georgie Dudka – Vice-Chair
Kristin Cameron – Treasurer
Trevor Murphy – Secretary
Chris Toms – Director
Nigel Jenkins – Director
Josh Hogan – Director