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Friday, May 25th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 8pm to 11pm - Live with Ashley MacIsaac & Hilda Chiasson; @$ 10 Baddeck (Badaig) Community Centre --olde Fire Department: 526 Chebucto St.: 4:30pm to 7pm - Spaghetti Dinner FUNDRAISER; @$ 10; sponsored by the Cabot Trail Relay Club entertainment by Larry & Connie; ''all proceeds go to Baddeck Academy 2019 Class trip''' Inverary Inn - MacAulay Conference Centre: 368 Shore Rd.: 5pm - Cabot Trail Relay Team Dinner Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: 8pm - Dave Gunning-Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 8pm - Leslie Feist http://www.listentofeist.com/tour Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 9pm - DJ Douvet; @$ 10 St. Matthew's United Church: 1479 Barrington St.: 8pm - ''Fortunate Ones''' Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 7:30pm - Shawn Birt The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Catherine MacLellan + Nathan Wiley Band + Mary-Kate Edwards The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 10pm - OBEY XI: ONO / Sydanie / Maximata / DJ Douvet Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 6pm to 8pm - ICMH Spring Fling; 7pm to 11pm - Good Cheer, Food n' Blues; music by Buck Tingley & the Galaxy 500's, 4 piece chicago blues band-Matthew Fraser Band; @$ 20 Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: - : Darren Stevens 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Kentville town: K-Rock Apple Blossom Festival: 9pm - Matt Minglewood-Nights of rockin' the blues Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre-Gaelic Education: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 3pm to 7pm - Young Voices-Guthan Òga-Organized By: Tracey Dares; Gaelic language educational program for teenagers in Nova Scotia. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - OPENING DAY! Kenneth MacKenzie & Ian Mac Dougall & Patty Gillis; @$ 8 Mahone Bay Saltbox Brewery: 363 Main St.: 902-624-0653: - Nicola Miller, Morgan Cruikshank, Brad Prest Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: 8:30pm to 11:30pm - tba-no cover St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 10pm - Rob Murphy, Anthony Burke, Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge The Cave Bar & Lounge.: 418 George St.: 10pm - Full Band Fridays w/ Evolution The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - 5:15pm “After Work Party” with Taylor Burton. 9:45pm - Andrew Doyle & Cory Keeping Terre-Noire Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre-Academy: 11070 Cabot Trail: 46°27.715′N 61°05.356′W: 902-235-7500: 7pm - CBHA spring concert; Students and recent grads will take to the stage for a night of music.

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Saturday, May 26th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 2pm to 6pm - Ca-r-ma Antigonish Gala Fundraising concert; with Ty Wallace, Dan Mason, Diane MacNeil, Nathan Langley, Parker MacIsaac, Hank Avery, Great Blue Heron, Martha Palmer, Campbell Calder, Andrew Stalker, Mike Arless, Marcus English, Lisa Hallett, Shirley Teasdale; @$ 10 Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 59: 75 Ninian St.: 902-863-3666: 7:30pm - working class band & Affordable Housing Fundraiser Dance; 19+ The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Buck Tingley & the Hard Looking Tickets; Arichat Royal Canadian Legion, Branch # 150: 1219 Veterans Memorial Dr.: 902-226-3089: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with Rockin' Country;; 19+ @$ 8 Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 8pm - Mo Kenney; @$ 25 Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: 8pm - Benefit Ceilidh for Sadie MacKenzie Ceilidh (19 yrs +) Admission by donation. Local entertainment. A light lunch will be served. Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm - Colin Grant 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 9pm - seein' double [Darey Doucette duo] Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Alexander Keith's Brewery: 1496 Lower Water St.: 902-455-1474: 7:30pm to 10:30pm - Veronica MacIsaac Apparel Fashion Show and 250th Anniversary; 19+ dancing by the world class dance troupe Change of Step, the 78th Highlanders Halifax Citadel Pipe Band, with Kolten MacDonell , Leanne Aucoin and Jesse Lewis NOTE - NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR! ADVANCE TICKETS ONLY! @$ 27.64 via eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.com/ Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Freeman's Fairview: 3671 Dutch Village Road: 902-429-0241: 3pm to 5pm - Evan Mahaney Trio Halifax Central Library-Paul O’Regan Hall: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: 7:30pm - New World music with Daniel MacNeil, Norm Adams, Derek Charke, Donald MacLennan, Chris Mitchell, Taral Naik, Samidha Naik, Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: 8pm - Leslie Feist http://www.listentofeist.com/tour Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 9pm - Smoke N Rhythm; @$ 10 Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 4:30pm - Josh Kelly The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 9pm - Slowcoaster 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: 7pm - Hillsburn Album Release Party The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7pm to 10pm - A Night of Sean Nós Song and Dance; Hosted by Dusty Keleher; @ $ 10 with Elizabeth MacDonald & Dusty Keleher with Colin Carrigan, Sean Ó Feinneadha, Glenn Coolen and more. The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 7:30pm - OBEY XI: Pharmakon + Vile Creature 10pm - Retro Night Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - TBA 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 8pm - Irish Mythen; @$ 15 Lunenburg St. John's Anglican Church: - Rose Cousins Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Centre-St. Mary's Parish Hall: 11538 Main St.: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: 9pm to 4pm - first annual Gaelic summit hosted by Comhairle na Gàidhlig & the Gaelic Council of Nova Scotia. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Eddie Cummings; @ $8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 8pm - Bruce Guthro's Songwriters Circle with Lennie Gallant, Heather Rankin, Terry Kelly; @$30; 19+ K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: 7pm - 80 anniversary Gala Concert; with Paul Stewart; @$ 17 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 9pm - Matt Minglewood-Nights of rockin' the blues Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - Bill Quimby 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Skye Glen Skye Glen Community Hall: - Growing Through Gaelic St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: - Ross Rankin Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with 'Makin' U Dance'; @$10 ; 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Hearthstone Inn-Commoner Table & Tap pub: 560 Kings Road: 902-539-8101: - Buddy MacDonald Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: 7:30pm - East Coast Illusionsits; with Paul Naas, Stephanie MacPhee, Ian Stewart, Kirk MacNeil, Carmen Giorno; @$24 advance Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 7:45pm - East Coast Illusionists The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5:30pm - Aaron Lewis & Kimberely Fraser Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8-Breton: 769 Main St.: 902-736-3206: 7pm to 1am - Entertainment Fundraiser for Atlantic Memorial Park http://ampheroes.ca/ 9pm to 1am -dance with Bob MacDonald and “The Crew” [Cyril Aker 577-7577, Brian Ferguson 322-8509 , Bob Blinkhorn 544-0008.] Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Tracey MacNeil Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 8pm - Mike Biggar; [2018 ECMA blues recording winner] with Peter MacInnis

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Sunday, May 27th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm - Lisa MacArthur & Kolten MacDonnell 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 10pm - Dj-free Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - Jeff Goodspeed 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Mike Legere, Dante Matas & The Infernal Racket, Leanne Hoffman The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village-Malagawatch Church: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 2pm - Cathy Ann MacPhee in Concert with Shelly Campbell & Joanne MacIntyre, Cathy Ann MacPhee; @$ 25-advance; [ a fundraiser for the Highland Village site development project. ] Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Glenn Graham & friends; @$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm - Kinnon & Betty Lou Beaton; @$ 8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie 6pm to 8pm - Neil & Colin MacQuarrie-no cover Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Sydney (Suidni) Centre 200: 481 George St.: 1-902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: 7pm - #7th Annual Cancer Patient Care Benefit Concert with Dave Gunning, Kendra Gale Band, Fire Valley Fire, Joe Wave Band, Jordan Musycsyn band, Rachel Davis & Darren McMullen, Kim Dunn, MacArthur School of Dance with MC-Wendy Bergfeldt ; - http://www.cbcancercentre.com; @$ 40 Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church hall: 643 Main St.: 902-736-6394: - Boularderie Lakeview Choir

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Monday, May 28th 2018

Cape North (Ceap Nòr) Fire Hall: 902-383-2046: 6:30pm to 7:15pm - Stepdancing Lessons for beginners with Margie Beaton; 45 minute classes for 6 weeks; [ All ages @$ 5 per lesson margie@gaeliccollege.edu ] Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Ceilidh House: - Anns an Taigh Chéilidh Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 10pm - Chrissy Snow The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 9pm - Weezer night at R4D! All bands play Weezer. Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Ski Cape Smokey Community Centre & lounge: 38696 Cabot Trail,: 902-285-2572: 4:30pm to 5:15pm - Stepdancing Lessons for beginners with Margie Beaton; 45 minute classes for 6 weeks; [ All ages @$ 5 per lesson margie@gaeliccollege.edu ] Mabou (An Drochaid) Alexander Doyle Public Library in Dalbrae Academy-: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-2257: 10am to noon - 'Growing Through Gaelic'- with Kenneth MacKenzie; kennethmabou@hotmail.com Shining Waters Eatery: Monday Gaelic & Tea: Main St.: 10am - Mabou Gaelic & Historical Society will be holding “Ti agus Cabadaich” for Gaelic Month. holding Gaelic conversations. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Gerry McDaniel (Suppertime Music) North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 1

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Tuesday, May 29th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Bird City from Ontario Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 10pm - Argyle street session with Red Skeltons; free Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 7pm - Holly Marie The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - Harry Manx + James Gordon + Sam Lynch The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Gerry McDaniel (Suppertime Music) North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 1 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro Colchester-East Hants Public Library: 6:30pm to 8pm - Gaelic History Book Club; [Lesley Brann, lbrann@cehpubliclibrary.ca] First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, May 30th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 10pm - Liquormens Ol Dirty, legendary Goldblooms Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 7:30pm - Audition with thee MacIntosh The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: - the Stanfields The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Gerry McDaniel (Suppertime Music) North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: 7:30pm - Coronation Street-William Roache-57 years as Ken Barlow; @$ 50 Port Hastings (Còbh a' Phlàstair) Airport: - Airshow Cape Breton with the Canadian Forces Snowbirds 431 Air Demonstration Squadron, & more http://www.airshowcapebreton.com; @$ 16 Sackville Sackville Public Library: 7pm - Céilidh with the Celtic Harp; Cheryl Black, blackc@Halifax.CA Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 1 Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - featuring: Glenn Graham, Rodney MacDonald, Buddy MacDonald, Margie Beaton, and Hailee LeFort St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University -Beaton Institute: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 2pm to 3:30pm - Language in Lyrics Project Presentation; [Heather Sparling, heather_sparling@cbu.ca ] Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE

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Thursday, May 31st 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk & FB ); - Olivier Broussard & pianist: Paryse Broussard 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Halifax North Memorial Library: 2285 Gottingen St: 7pm - Film Screening: The Girls in the Band and Sisterhood, a film by the Music Liberatory Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Saint Mary's University: 923 Robie St.: 902-420-5400: 4:30pm - Up with Gaelic! Presentation - Heritage Fair; Shelayne Hanson, shelayne@eastlink.ca Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: 9pm - Soul Funk, the Mellotones The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - An Evening With Cory Tetford SOLD OUT The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 8pm - Postdata & Quiet Parade - May 31st - Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 8:30pm - Laura Smith & Kim Dunn; sponsored by the Municipality of the County of Inverness, the Province of NS and 101.5 The Hawk. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 8pm - David Rankin North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: 7:30pm - Kenny vs Spenny; @$ 40 River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie River John (Abhainn Eòin) firehall: ...2017 July 21st to 29th- River John Festival Days: 2726 Main St.: 902-351-2898: 6:15pm - 'As the Crow Flies'-NFB Film Club Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 1 Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 1st 2018

Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Chéticamp Royal Canadian Legion # 32: 15438 Cabot Trail: 902-224-2855: 7pm - an evening with Patsy Cline; with Bonnie Kilroe ; @$20 http://www.celebrity-imposters.com Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) All Saints Cathedral: 1330 Martello St.: 7:30pm to 9pm - All Harps Rise Fundraiser Concert-the amazing sound of twenty harps in a cathedral. Enjoy the music of harpists Alys Howe, Ellen Gibling, Cheryl Reid O'Hagan, Ardyth & Jennifer, Maeve, Saeed, Isabelle Gagnon and more ; @$ 20 Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 10pm - Dave Sampson & Adyn Townes Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Salty Rose's Local Art & Craft / Periwinkle Café: 36056 Cabot Trail: - Christina Martin Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: - Canada Day Open House; FREE / All ages Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Rachel Davis & Jason Roach ; @$ 8 Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: - Summer Cabaret series with Dan McKinnon; @$ 20 Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: 7:30pm - Neil Diamond Tribute with Jay White Supported by 1015 The Hawk, The Reporter, and Maritime Inns. Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 7:30pm - Neil Diamond tribute Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 1 Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - ''Tough Call''-a 2 act play'; @$ 20 Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge The Cave Bar & Lounge.: 418 George St.: 10pm - Full Band Fridays w/ Slowcoaster and Carmen Townsend

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Saturday, June 2nd 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Christina Martin Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn - MacAulay Conference Centre: 368 Shore Rd.: - High Society & the Privateers in concert Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 8pm - the Town Heroes; @$ 20 Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Bridgewater South Shore Regional Library: 11am - Symphony Nova Scotia THE LIBRARY SERIES; FREE; Max Kasper & Colin Matthews Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm - Mike Hall 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 9pm - Bluegrass: Acoustic Horizons & Ray Legere group; @$ 15 Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean- in MacRae's dining room D’Escousse Civic Improvement Centre: 3276 Hwy #320: 7pm - "A Bluegrass Saturday Night" featuring Second Wind; @$122-advance; Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Spatz Theatre: 1855 Trollope Street: 902-254-2003: 6pm - John Gracie & Hal Bruce, Makayla Lynn, JJ Roots, Reeny Smith, SouthTrax Youth Choir, Paul Eican, Roxeen & Dalrymple, Back to Beatles Trio; @$ 25 The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Brenda Stubbard 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Derrick & Melody Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 7pm to 1am - Entertainment Fundraiser for Atlantic Memorial Park http://ampheroes.ca/ 9pm to 1am -dance with– Bob MacDonald and “The Crew” [Cyril Aker 577-7577, Brian Ferguson 322-8509 , Bob Blinkhorn 544-0008.] K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 6pm to 9pm - Ralph DeCoste Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Lion’s Hall: ....2018 June 2nd-Bandemonium: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: 9am - Bandemonium-Band Skills Workshop [For young musicians age 12 - 18 ] @ $155. Lunch & supper is included, with coaches Allie Bennett, Brian Doyle, Colin Grant, Scott Macmillan, Keith Mullins, & Kelli Trottier appear on-stage with featured guest artists Rachel Davis & Darren McMullen. [closing date for registration is May 25th; at info@kitchenrackets.org.] 7:30pm - Bandemonium-All-Star concert; with MC-Cindy Day; @$ 20-advance with coaches Allie Bennett, Brian Doyle, Colin Grant, Scott Macmillan, Keith Mullins, & Kelli Trottier, Leah Campbell; with featured guest artists Rachel Davis & Darren McMullen. produced by KitchenRackets Org. Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - ''Tough Call''-a 2 act play'; @$ 20 Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - Joe MacMaster Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5.

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Sunday, June 3rd 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Baddeck (Badaig) Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) St.Anne's Church-Bry Stock Hall: Main St.: 902-849-6826: 7pm - Coro Cantabile & with Doug Johnson & Barb stetter; @$ 20 The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - The Navigators The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing 7:30pm to 10:30pm - Allie Bennett Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village-Malagawatch Church: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 2pm - Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald & Zakk Cormier; CD Release; @$ 12+ advance Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Howie MacDonald; @$ 8 Louisdale St.Louis Parish Hall: ....2017 May 29th to 31st--#25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival: 156 Grandigue Ferry Rd: 902-345-2316: 7am to 10pm - Baraco Days Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm - Mike Hall & Marion Dewar; @$ 8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: 7:30pm - Laura Smith & Kim Dunn in Concert; @$ 28 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 5, children under 12 free; lite lunch, join musicians from local guitar clubs, All proceeds for St. Joseph's church roof & light fund ; [wheelchair accessable via the basement entrance] Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market

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Monday, June 4th 2018

Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - opening day for 2018 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) Alexander Doyle Public Library in Dalbrae Academy-: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-2257: 10am to noon - 'Growing Through Gaelic'- with Kenneth MacKenzie; kennethmabou@hotmail.com The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Derrick & Melody Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 2 Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis.

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Tuesday, June 5th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Roxanne Potvin & Nick Zubeck, Ontario Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Derrick & Melody Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 2 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25 Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, June 6th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: 2pm - Realism in Art-video by Peter Murphy, commentary by Anna Syperek Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - Evelyn MacRae and the country Slickers in the clubhouse Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - Roxanne Potvin + Nick Zubeck Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Derrick & Melody Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: - Matt Andersen Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 2 6pm to 7pm - Intermediate/Advanced Fiddle and Piano Workshops with Dwayne Cote & Doug MacPhee; @$ 20 Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - featuring: Dwayne Cote, Doug MacPhee, Brittany MacDonald, and Hailee LeFort --6pm to 7pm- Intermediate/Advanced Fiddle and Piano Workshops with Dwayne and Doug Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25 Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE

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Thursday, June 7th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 8:30pm - Leona Burkey Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: 7pm - Guysborough Academy's High School Drama program presents =""Alice in Wonderland"" =we are all MAD here""; @$ 10 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 9pm - Terry Gillespie The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 7:30pm - Matt Steele & The Corvette Sunset Album Release Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Wharf: ...2018 June 7th to 10th..#4th Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: - #4th Annual Àros na Mara World Oceans Day; http://www.arosnamara.com Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 8pm - Lisa Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 2 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Harbourstone Enhanced Care: 84 Kenwood Dr.: 902-539-4560: 2pm - ceilidh, Gaelic & tea in the chapel [2nd floor] of the Kenwood building Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25 Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 8th 2018

Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - Ray Reaves EP Release Show + Aquakultre + Kxng Wooz + Kiddo + DJ Choi The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 10pm - Smells Like the 90s - Tribute to Nirvana, Alice in Chains, STP Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Wharf: ...2018 June 7th to 10th..#4th Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: - #4th Annual Àros na Mara World Oceans Day; http://www.arosnamara.com Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 7pm - Foggy View Players present ‘Million Dollar Meatballs’ ; @$ 8 Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Shelley Campbell & Friends; @$ 8 Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Glasgow Square Theatre: 155 Riverside Pkwy: 902-752-4800: - Christina Martin & band; North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Master Weavers Certification Program -Level 2 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 8pm to 11pm - Simply Words (Katherine Heim and Myles Davidson) Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: Youth Theatre Festival: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: 7:30pm - Second Wind Community Concert Band will be presenting 'Here Comes Summer''; @$ 15 & Boularderie Lakeview Choir Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25 Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge

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Saturday, June 9th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Terry Gillespie, Ontario Arichat École Beau-Port school: 2359 Hwy # 206: 902-226-5200: 6pm - Relay for Life; Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 2pm - Shelly Campbell Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Alderney Farmer's Market: 10am to 1pm - Allie Bennett Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Eastbound- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: 7pm - ''Spring Concert''' with Favaro School of Music Performance with special guests Dalton Drum Academy & CEC/GA choir and band; @$ 10 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 10pm - DJ Dollar - Dance Night The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: 7pm - Rock for Mental Health Westin Nova Scotian Hotel: 1181 Hollis St.: 5pm - Ancestral Roots Awards show; dance to follow featuring R$ $mooth Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit 8pm - Farmer the band Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 10am to 4pm - Biadh is Baile | Highland Fare in conjunction with World Oceans Day & St. Columba Day Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Rachel Davis 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Wharf: ...2018 June 7th to 10th..#4th Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: - #4th Annual Àros na Mara World Oceans Day; http://www.arosnamara.com Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 7pm - Foggy View Players present ‘Million Dollar Meatballs’ ; @$ 8 Lunenburg St. John's Anglican Church: - Carmel Mikol & band-Lunenburg Folk Harbour Concert Series L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Gerry Mc Daniel North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 6pm to 9pm - Aaron MacDonald Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: 10pm - Andre Pettipas Prime Brook Brookshaven Hall & Recreation Association: 1748 Gabarus Hwy.: 9pm to 1am - 'Raise the Roof' -dance with Terry Peters and his band Off The Wall; @$ 10-advance Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25 Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music Truro Nook & Cranny Brew Pub: 627 Prince St.: - Allie Bennett West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - John Pellerin & Mac Morin

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Sunday, June 10th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - The Young Novelists + Helen & Lucy + Rachel Sunter The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Wharf: ...2018 June 7th to 10th..#4th Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: - #4th Annual Àros na Mara World Oceans Day; http://www.arosnamara.com Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Brent Aucoin & friends; ; @$ 8 Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 7pm - Foggy View Players present ‘Million Dollar Meatballs’ ; @$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Centre-St. Mary's Parish Hall: 11538 Main St.: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: 2pm - Country Music concert; fundraiser for Mother of Sorrows Pioneer shrine up keep; lite lunch, local talent North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Strait of Canso Yacht Club: 2 MacSween St.: 902-625-0855: 1pm to 4pm - entertainment by Echo. Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribute to the Rotary Show; @$ 25

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Monday, June 11th 2018

Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis.

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Tuesday, June 12th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - Ariana Nasr & Curtis Thorpe CD Release Show The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: - a John Denver experience with Chris Collins & Boulder Canyon Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, June 13th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - featuring: Paul Cranford, Mario Colosimo, Colin MacDonald, David Rankin, and Hailee LeFort | Sponsored by Chanterelle Country Inn and Cottages St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE

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Thursday, June 14th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2018 June 14th to 17th -#4th Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 10am - Guided Hike - Salmon Pools 7.2 km return Cape Breton Highlands National Park Meet at trailhead (Robert Brook Campground) 10 minutes before departure 7pm - Learn to square dance at La Place du Pêcheur 8pm - Tribute to Arthur Muise, well-known Chéticamp fiddler at the Doryman Pub and Grill Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk & FB ); - Dara MacDonald & pianist: TBD 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7pm - In Concert With , Vol.2: Blomidon Estate Winery Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress: ......2018 June 14th to 16th--Roots to Boots Festival: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 4pm - Crab supper with live entertainment featuring Lee Price – Lobster Kettle 6pm - Crab supper with live entertainment featuring Lee Price – Lobster Kettle Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 8pm - Darryl Keegan North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 15th 2018

Arichat New Horizon Seniors Club: 7pm - jam session, lite lunch; 19+, [ Deltina 902-226-3694 ]; on third friday; @$ 5; entertainers are FREE; 19+ Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 8pm - Thomas Stajcer & Mike Kerr; @$ 15 Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2018 June 14th to 17th -#4th Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 10am - Guided Hike & picnic - Montagne dos d’âne -Blueberry Mountain- (3 hours) CB Highlands National Park Meet at trailhead (Cap-Rouge lookoff/Geology exhibit) 10 minutes before departure, don’t forget your lunch! 10am - Guided Hike - Salmon Pools 7.2 km return CB Highlands National Park Meet at trailhead (Robert Brook Campground) 10 minutes before departure 7:30pm - Église Saint-Pierre-125 years of history with guest Ronald Bourgeois Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: - music by Rowdy Dow Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Troy Young- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 7:30pm to 11pm - pub night with Matthew Byrne; 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress: ......2018 June 14th to 16th--Roots to Boots Festival: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 2pm - guide walk-lighthouse coastal trail from Kennelly Point picnic area 5k-10k http://www.capebretonislandhoppers.com 9pm - pub night -Bigot tavern-Forteresse de Louisbourg; live entertainment Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Howie Mac Donald & Friends; @$ 8 Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: 9pm - 9pm to midnight-A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music by Rodney MacDonald & Guest ; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: 7:30pm - Catahoula Brown Band; @$ 20 Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge

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Saturday, June 16th 2018

Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2018 June 14th to 17th -#4th Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 10am - Explore a trail. Plant a tree. Let’s plant trees on the Skyline Trail, CB Highlands National Park. 1pm - Guided Hike - Corney Brook 6.5 km return, CB Highlands National Park Meet at trailhead (Corney Brook Campground) 10 minutes before departure 2pm - Fiddle music with Brent Aucoin & Hilda Chiasson-at the Doryman 9pm - A tyme at the Doryman with Knotwerk, Colin Grant, Mike Leliévre & Steve MacDougall Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: - music by Rowdy Dow Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - Evelyn MacRae and the country Slickers- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Cunard Centre: 961 Marginal Rd,: 902-454-8533: 11:30am - Glorious Sons, The Motorleague, and Hello Delaware http://www.songkick.com/concerts/33341799-glorious-sons-at-cunard-centre Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8am - Notes From The Kitchen 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Keith Mullins 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress: ......2018 June 14th to 16th--Roots to Boots Festival: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 2pm - guided walk-old town and fortress of Louisbourg http://www.capebretonislandhoppers.com start from Stella Maris cemetry, route # 22; 5k-10k 6pm - begger's banquet at Point of View Suites 9pm - pub night -Bigot tavern-Forteresse de Louisbourg; live entertainment Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 7pm - Donna Marie Dewolf & Friends North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 6pm to 9pm - DJ MacGillivray & Darlene Ellis Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - Shelley Campbell

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Sunday, June 17th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2018 June 14th to 17th -#4th Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 10am - 1pm- Father’s Day Brunch at the St Joseph du Moine Parish Hall with local musicians 10am - Guided Hike - Salmon Pools 7.2 km return CB Highlands National Park Meet at trailhead (Robert Brook Campground) 10 minutes before departure 2pm - Guided Hike - Montagne des Étchureaux' - Grand-Étang Meet at Centre de la Mi-caréme 15 minutes before departure, 9pm - Evening camp fire with music at la Grande Falaise - CB Highlands National Park Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: 8pm - Queen tribute show Mount Saint Vincent University: 166 Bedford Highway: - How we thrive; free up the creative potential of our systems admin@howwethrive.org Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - TBA; @$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm - Troy MacGillivry & Friends ; @$ 8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Fire Hall: 309 Hiram street: 2pm to 5pm - jam session; Light lunch. Musicians free-Audience $ 5 [ Gail MacKay 902-302-9642 ] Proceeds to Anglican Church. Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market

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Monday, June 18th 2018

Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) Mount Saint Vincent University: 166 Bedford Highway: - How we thrive; free up the creative potential of our systems admin@howwethrive.org The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Gerry Mac Daniel North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis.

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Tuesday, June 19th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Halifax (Halafacs) Mount Saint Vincent University: 166 Bedford Highway: - How we thrive; free up the creative potential of our systems admin@howwethrive.org The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Gerry Mac Daniel North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, June 20th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Arichat Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Mount Saint Vincent University: 166 Bedford Highway: - How we thrive; free up the creative potential of our systems admin@howwethrive.org Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Gerry Mac Daniel North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - featuring: Mike Hall, Joel Chiasson, Joyce MacDonald, and Hailee LeFort | Sponsored by Victoria-The Lakes Liberal Association St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE

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Thursday, June 21st 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 7:30pm - IDOW Presents Partner Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Lower River Inhabitants (Bràigh Na h-Aibhneadh Denys) Riverdale Community Centre: Exit # 44-Highway #104: 9:30pm - spiritual medium George LeBlanc; @$ 24.50-advance Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 8pm - David Rankin North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 22nd 2018

Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 8pm - Dave Gunning; @$30 Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: 8pm - Matt minglewood band-Night of Rockin' the blues' Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - Son Latino The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 10pm - My Son The Hurricane - Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 7pm - Fundraiser for Coast Radio 89.7fm; @$ 22-advance Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton; @$ 8 Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: 7pm - Theatre Kompakt presents ''Picnic'', a play by William Inge. ; @$ 20 Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - Buddy MacDonald 10pm - Pat LePoidevin w/ Corey Isenor Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Windsor Spitfire Arms Alehouse: 29 Water St.: - Rowdy Dow

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Saturday, June 23rd 2018

Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 8pm - Christine Campbell & Blake Johnston; @$ 20 Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 8pm - Serge Calssie & Scott & Gerald Delhunty; Robert Bouchard Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: 8pm - Matt minglewood band-Night of Rockin' the blues' Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: 9pm - Old School Party - Back Again Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 10am - spring fair Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 7pm - Joe Mac Master & Friends North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - Mike Hall 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: 2pm - Theatre Kompakt presents ''Picnic'', a play by William Inge. ; @$ 20 7pm - Theatre Kompakt presents ''Picnic'', a play by William Inge. ; @$ 20 Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - Gillian Head ; CD Release party with Jason Roach and Mary Beth Carty 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Hearthstone Inn-Commoner Table & Tap pub: 560 Kings Road: 902-539-8101: - Buddy MacDonald Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - Chrissy Crowely Yarmouth Th'YARC Playhouse & Arts Centre: 76 Parade St.: 1-902-742-1136, 1-855-251-6107: 8pm - Dave Gunning; @ $ 22.50

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Sunday, June 24th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Bras d’Or St. James Presbyterian Church: - The Boularderie Lakeview Choir; free will offering. Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - four corners gallery exhibit Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Rodney MacDonald & friends; @$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm - Glen Graham & Friends ; @$ 8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Sugar Loaf Cabots Landing Provincial Park: ,,,,2018 June 24th-John Cabot Landing Celebrations: 1pm to 4pm - Cabot Day Celebration; BBQ, guest speaker kids games 2pm to 4pm-entertainment with Racheal Davis and Buddy MacDonald

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Monday, June 25th 2018

Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis.

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Tuesday, June 26th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Thomas Sacjer & Dave Archibald Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Halifax (Halafacs) Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, June 27th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Troy Young Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 8pm - Dave Gunning; @$ 25 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm - Hailee Le Fort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - featuring: Tracey, Jessie Helen, Nora, and Orianna MacNeil, Hailee LeFort, and David Rankin St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Buddy MacDonald

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Thursday, June 28th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk & FB ); - Jam sessions SHUT DOWN until September. 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 8pm - music-tba North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie River John (Abhainn Eòin) firehall: ...2017 July 21st to 29th- River John Festival Days: 2726 Main St.: 902-351-2898: 6pm - 'Theatre of Life"-NFB Film Club Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 29th 2018

Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 6pm - KitchenFest with Evans and Doherty; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Chéticamp La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson Auditorium-NDA: 15118 Cabot Trail: 46°37.511′N 61°00.959′W: 902-224-1876, 902-224-2642: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - return of the Dance Festival with six dance troops from all over Acadia. @$ 15+ town-: ...2018 June 29th to July 1st-Dance Festival: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: - art work by Celeste Nikkel 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Roger Stone- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - Blue Spirits W/ Tiffinie Laing Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 5pm to 6:30pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Buddy MacDonald, Dara MacDonald, Hailee LeFort, Campbell Hart Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - milling frolic-Froilig-Luadhaidh Included with admission | All ages Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 7pm to 10am - KitchenFest with Rosie MacKenzie, Colin MacDonald, David Rankin, Kevin Dugas; @$ 10 Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: - Kitchenfest starts. 8pm to 11pm - KitchenFest begins; Mike Barron, Donna Marie De Wolf, Jackie Dunn Mac Isaac, Kenny Stewart; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: - Chrissy Crowley St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 2pm to 3pm - Community Turkey Dinner @ $15 | All Ages 7pm to 10pm - Double Trouble- @ $25 ; all ages Featuring: Angus MacKenzie, Kenneth MacKenzie, Dawn & Margie Beaton, John Pellerin, Bill Pellerin, Scott Macmillan, Brian Doyle, Rita Rankin, Joanne MacIntyre Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; $10 with: Brenda Stubbert, Joe MacMaster, Mac Morin, Paul MacDonald Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm to 9pm - Pub Night at the $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Colin Grant, Lawrence Cameron, Donnie Campbell and Jinks O'Neill

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Saturday, June 30th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Gabriel Minnikin Baddeck (Badaig) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night; @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Rosie MacKenzie, Dara MacDonald, Adam Young, Maxim and Gervais Cormier- Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: 9pm - the Mellotones; @$ 30-advance Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: - Kitchenfest starts 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 2pm to 3pm - Afternoon Pub @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham, Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis- La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson Auditorium-NDA: 15118 Cabot Trail: 46°37.511′N 61°00.959′W: 902-224-1876, 902-224-2642: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - return of the Dance Festival with six dance troops from all over Acadia. @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' town-: ...2018 June 29th to July 1st-Dance Festival: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Roger Stone- in MacRae's dining room Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort: #30 Buchanan Drive: 902-929-2584, 1-866-929-2585: 3pm to 6pm - Dinner and Music , Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier Kitchenfest $45+tax for a 3-course dinner and concert or $20+tax for the concert Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ; @ $10 at door | all ages Featuring: Angus MacKenzie, Brian MacDonald, Kolten MacDonell, Mary Beth Carty- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 5:30pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Douglas Cameron, Mike Barron, Hilda Chiasson, Paul MacDonald- Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 11:30am to 3pm - Guided Storytelling Tour $25 Adults|$15 Students- 2pm to 4pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh milling frolic. Included with admission | All ages Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 4pm - Céilidh $10 at door | all ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tracey MacNeil, Tom Daniels- Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest begins with Bonny Jean MacDonald, Kevin Levesconte, Brian Doyle, Scott Macmillan; @$ 10 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 6pm to 9pm - Sandy Gillis & Stephen Doiron Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: noon to 2pm - Men of the Deeps & Coig @ $25 | all ages St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Donna Marie DeWolfe, John Pellerin, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Kenneth Stewart Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Susan MacLean, David Rankin- Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: 7pm - Membertou Country Classics series- with Todd Hines, Robert Bouchard; a atribute to the songs of the Georges- George Jones & George Strait; @$ 30 Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Truro Salty Dog Brewing Company: 7pm - Joel Plaskett Emergency with Mo Kenney & Alert the Medic West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: 9pm - Kitchen Fest=Family Square Dance $8 | all ages Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Orianna MacNeil Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Evans & Doherty-

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Sunday, July 1st 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Baddeck (Badaig) Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Donna Marie DeWolfe Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Rita’s Tea Room & Gift Shop: #8077 Hwy # 4: 45°53.235′N 60°34.553′W: 902-828-2667: 10am to 5pm - Dinner and Music $30 | All ages | Meal included in price kitchenfest =Featuring: Keith Mullins, Colin Grant, Flo Sampson 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Kolten MacDonell, Mary Beth Carty- La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson Auditorium-NDA: 15118 Cabot Trail: 46°37.511′N 61°00.959′W: 902-224-1876, 902-224-2642: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - return of the Dance Festival with six dance troops from all over Acadia. @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. town-: ...2018 June 29th to July 1st-Dance Festival: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. 10:30am - mass at Eglise Saint-Pierre 2pm to 4pm-family activities at CB Highlands national park 7:30pm-dance conert at Place des arts Pere-Anselme-Chiasson Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Troy Young- in MacRae's dining room Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 1pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Glencoe Mills (Gleann Comhainn) St Josephs Church Hall: ...9pm to midnight- Thursday Family Square Dances: 612 Glencoe Rd.: 45°57.713′N 61°18.924′W: 9pm to midnight; @ $ 8, ; Children 12 years & under with adult . Canteen available. - Douglas Cameron & Mac Morin. Halifax (Halafacs) Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - An Evening With Gordie Sampson The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh $10 at door | all ages Featuring: Dara MacDonald, Stan Chapman, Adam Young, Blanche Sophocleous- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 6pm to 8pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Joe MacMaster, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Cyril MacPhee- Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: - Canada Day Open House ; @ FREE Admission | all ages- 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-luadhaidh | Milling Frolic- Canada Day Open House FREE Danns a’ Bhaile – Village Dance in the School House 2pm to 5pm - Village Dance FREE All ages; Featuring: Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - KitchenFest! Sunday Ceilidh; TBA :$10 Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: 9:30am to 5pm - Canada Day; Free admission Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 2pm - Canada Day Celebrations Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - kitchenfest with Coig; @$ 10 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest with: Lennie Gallant, opening with Cassie & Maggie MacDonald FREE St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 5, children under 12 free; lite lunch, join musicians from local guitar clubs, All proceeds for St. Joseph's church roof & light fund ; [wheelchair accessable via the basement entrance] Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 11:30am to 3pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh; @ $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12- St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Melody & Derrick Cameron, Darrell Keigan, Joel Chiasson. Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 Ages 19+, Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier- The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ Free | Ages 19+; Featuring: Evans & Doherty-

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Monday, July 2nd 2018

Baddeck (Badaig) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Bonny Jean MacDonald, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Buddy MacDonald- St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Hilda Chaisson Brook Village (Baile Beag Na h-Aibhne) St. John the Baptist Hall: .... Monday Adult Square Dances; 9:30pm to 1am @ $ 7, ID's 19+: 6432 Rte.#252: 46°03.071′N 61°17.840′W: 902-945-2240: 9:30pm to 1am-Monday Adult Square Dances; @ $ 8, ID's 19+ 9pm - KitchenFest-adult Square Dance with Glenn Graham, Donna Marie DeWolfe, Tracey MacNeil, Junior Fraser; @@$ 8, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Hall, Doug Lamey, Hilda Chiasson, Brian Doyle- Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Halifax (Halafacs) Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7:30pm - An Evening With Gordie Sampson The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Broad Cove Camp Ground-outdoor amphitheatre: 4pm to 7pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh with Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier; FREE Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 9pm - Céilidh @ $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Roger Stone, Maggie Beaton, Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 12:15pm to 1pm - Suas E Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 10:30am to noon - Lunchtime Céilidh Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with Evans & Doherty, Brian MacDonald, Marion Dewar; @$ 10 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hood (Sestico) Central Park: Main St.: - Lynn Chisholm & friends 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 11:30am to 3pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh e$15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12-- 2pm to 3pm - The Pipers’ Pub ; @ $25 | All ages Featuring: Keith MacDonald, Kevin Dugas, Ryan J. MacNeil, Trevor Kellock, Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis, Evans & Doherty St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Karen Beaton, Joey Beaton, Donnie Campbell, Jinks O'Neill Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 Ages 19+; with Mike Barron, Joël Chiasson, Rankin MacInnis, Mary Beth Carty- Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ Free | Ages 19+ ; Featuring: Còig-

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Tuesday, July 3rd 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; @$10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: Còig St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - CLOSED-Festiville Baddeck Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 7:30pm to 9pm - Pub Night ; @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Wendy MacIsaac, Tracey MacNeil, Dave MacIsaac- Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-842-2195: 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Colin Grant, Gillian Head, Adam Young, Décota McNamara Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Steve Page SOLD OUT The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh ; @ $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Robert Bouchard, Donny LeBlanc, Gélas Larade, Lawrence Cameron- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 12:15pm to 1pm - Céilidh @ Included with admission | All ages- Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 10:30am to noon - Lunchtime Céilidh Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Kitchen Fest; Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Angus MacKenzie, Mac Morin, Roger Stone @$ 25 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Parish Hall: ..Karen & Joey Beaton's -#23rd Annual Tuesday Night Ceilidhs: 11538 Hwy # 19: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Karen-fiddle & MC Joey-piano with a weekly guest -7:30pm to 9pm- @ $ 8 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh $10 at door | All ages guests: Mike Hall, Kathleen Poirier; Draws for 10 door prizes will be made The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-All Fired Up, Maggie Beaton Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music by (Tues-A.H.G.) Joe MacMaster & Robbie Fraser ; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: ...2018 -Tuesday Ceilidhs. #23rd: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 7:30pm to 9pm-with MC Bob MacEachern; 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Cyril MacPhee Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 11:30am to 3pm - PMBlas Math Lunchtime Céilidh e$15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12- 7pm to 10pm - Islanders’ Night ; @ $25 | All ages Featuring: Buddy MacDonald, Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne, Brent Chaisson, Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - jam session 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney (Suidni) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; @ Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Jennifer Roland, Jason Kempt- Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, July 4th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Melody Cameron, Derrick Cameron, Roger Stone, Mac Morin- St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Robert Deveaux, Kathleen Poirier- Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Billy Joe Hines -in the clubhouse Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-842-2195: 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Dwayne Côté, Doug MacPhee, Robert Bouchard, Darrell Keigan The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Steve Page SOLD OUT The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 5pm to 6:30pm - Céilidh ; !$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Calum MacKenzie, Alexis MacIsaac, Décota McNamara, Rankin MacInnis- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 11:30am to 3pm - Guided Storytelling Tour ; @$25 Adults|$15 Students- 1pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic ; @ Included with admission | All ages Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 8pm - Adam Baldwin Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 10:30am to noon - Lunchtime Céilidh ; @ Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: ... 2018 July 4th to 7th- #46th annual-Lake Ainslie Firemen's Ceilidh Days: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236: - Merchandise Bingo - great prizes to be won Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Wendy Markey Band; @ $ 21 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Robbie Fraser, Stuart Cameron, Junior Fraser, Amanda MacDougall Margaree Valley the Barn at The Normaway Inn: 691 Egypt Rd.: 46°20.057′N 60°57.583′W: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Concert and Dance ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Colin Grant, Doug Lamey, John Pellerin, Lawrence Cameron 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year!! North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-Étang Information Centre Theatre-Cape Breton highlands National Park: 2017 Sept 8th to 17th--Hike the Highland Festival: 16648 Cabot Trail: 12:15pm to 1pm - KitchenFest -Piper at The Skyline Trail Free | All ages; Featuring: Rankin MacInnis Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children)- noon to 2pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12 2pm to 3pm - Traditional Codfish Supper ; @$15 | All Ages 7pm to 10pm - Tribute to Kinnon and Betty Lou Beaton $25 | All ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Rodney MacDonald, Joey Beaton, Karen Beaton, Glenn Graham, Dave MacIsaac, Cape Breton Fiddlers' Association, Sarah MacInnis, Elizabeth MacInnis, St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with All fired up, Buddy MacDonald Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: Richard Wood, Joël Chiasson, Brent Chaisson, Aaron MacDonald-

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Thursday, July 5th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 9:30pm - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brenda Stubbert, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Blanche Sophocleous- St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Jennifer Williams Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: - Buddy MacDonald Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glencoe Mills (Gleann Comhainn) St Josephs Church Hall: ...9pm to midnight- Thursday Family Square Dances: 612 Glencoe Rd.: 45°57.713′N 61°18.924′W: 9pm to midnight; @ $ 8, ; Children 12 years & under with adult . Canteen available. 9pm to midnight - kitchenfest-Family Square Dance ; $8 | All ages Featuring: Richard Wood, Robbie Fraser, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Pius MacIsaac Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 9pm - Céilidh ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne, Robert Deveaux, Hilda Chiasson- Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: ...Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchenfest Youth Céilidh-; $10 at door | all ages ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 12:15pm to 1pm - Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 10:30am to noon - Lunchtime Céilidh ; Free Admission | All ages Featuring: Glenn Graham, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: ... 2018 July 4th to 7th- #46th annual-Lake Ainslie Firemen's Ceilidh Days: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236: - Adult Pub Night with live music by Darrell Keigan Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: - Kitchenfest= Jam Session ; Ages 19+ 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Darrel Keigan & Stewart MacDonald; @ $ 21 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Mike Hall, Joel MacMaster, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Clifford Carter North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children)- 11:30am to 3pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12- 2pm to 3pm - Songwriters’ Circle; @$25 | All ages Featuring: Bruce Guthro, Gordie Sampson, J.P. Cormier, Goiridh Dòmhnullach St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Robert Bouchard, Dara MacDonald, Brent Chaisson, Marion Dewar Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Harbourstone Enhanced Care: 84 Kenwood Dr.: 902-539-4560: 2pm - ceilidh, Gaelic & tea in the chapel [2nd floor] of the Kenwood building Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - pub Night ; Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Rosie MacKenzie, Mac Morin, Décota McNamara- Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2018 July 5th to Aug 2nd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: 6pm - Ria Mae; Carmel Mikol, FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Firemens’ Club: Elliot & Crescent St.: 902-736-6664: 8pm to 11pm - Kitchenfest ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Kyle MacDonald, Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Mary Beth Carty Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, July 6th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Robbie Fraser, Brian MacDonald, Marion Dewar, Junior Fraser- St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Melody & Derrick Cameron Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Boisdale (Baghasdal) Community Hall: 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Concert ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Dwayne Côté, Doug MacPhee, Donnie Campbell and Jinks O'Neill Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: 10am to noon - Tì is Seanachas – Tea & Conversation; with Mickey MacNeil Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Richard Wood, Jeff Gosse, Lawrence Cameron, David Rankin- Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Eastbound-in MacRae's dining room Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ....2018 July 6th to 8th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Colin Rankin, Stephanie MacDonald, Amanda MacDougall, Paul MacDonald- Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brenda Stubbert, Donny LeBlanc, Kolten MacDonell, Blanche Sophocleous- Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 11:30am to 3pm - Guided Storytelling Tour ; Included with admission | All ages- 1:30pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic-; Included with admission | All ages 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 10:30am to noon - Lunchtime Céilidh ;Free Admission | All ages Featuring: Robbie Fraser, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: ... 2018 July 4th to 7th- #46th annual-Lake Ainslie Firemen's Ceilidh Days: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236: - Roast Beef Dinner & Dessert Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Eric Angus Whyte; @$ 21 Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham, Brent Chaisson, Joel Chaisson Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town-Cranton Crossroads Community Centre: ...2018 July 6th to 8th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days; [ 902-248-2589 : nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com ] Pictou (Phiogto) town: ..2018 July 6th to 8th-#82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival: 21 constitution st.: - #82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Carriage House Lounge: 825 Reeves St.: 902-625-5194: 8pm to 11pm - Kitchenfest Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Beech Hill, Seph Peters, Rénée Doucet Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest -Pub Night ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Wendy MacIsaac, Tracey MacNeil, Brennan MacDonald St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Ephraim Scott Presbyterian Church: 7pm to 10pm - Kitchenfest Concert $20 | All ages Featuring: J.J. Chaisson, Rosie MacKenzie, Dominique Dodge, Darla MacPhee Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest -Adult Square Dance $8 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Hall, Robert Deveaux, Pius MacIsaac St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children) noon to 2pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12-- 12:15pm to 1pm - Jam Session with Ashley MacIsaac St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Cyril MacPhee, Kinnon, Betty Lou, Andrea Beaton Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: All Fired Up, Darrell Keigan- Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 2pm to 3pm - Pub Night ;Free | Ages 19+; Featuring: Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne- Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Robert Bouchard, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tom Daniels, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis- Windsor Hants County Exhibition Grounds: ....2018 July 6th & 7th..#8th Annual Smokin' BLUES FEST: 221 Wentworth Rd.: - 2018 Smokin' Blues Fest 8 ; with Christine Campbell Band, John Campbelljohn, Beauwater, Kendra Gale Band, Stonehouse, Ced, Marty & Dave, Dan Doiron, Logan Richard Band, Curtis Matheson, http://www.smokinbluesfest.ca

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Saturday, July 7th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Darrell Keigan, Connie & Larry MacAskill, Tracy Cavanaugh, Michael Cavanaugh- St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Jennifer Williams Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh 2pm to 3pm - Afternoon Pub ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Barron, Robbie Fraser, Donny LeBlanc, Gélas Larade- Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ....2018 July 6th to 8th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days 3pm to 6pm - Kitchenfest=Glendale Outdoor Concert ;$20 Adults | $10 Students | Free for ages 12 and under Featuring: Ashley MacIsaac, Patrick Lamey, Clare Sampson MacDonald and the Glendale Step Dancers, Johnny MacDonald, Rita Rankin, Broussard Family, Edna MacDonald, All Fired…& more 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest=Square Dance ;$20 | Ages 19+ Featuring: Ashley MacIsaac, Joey Beaton, Scott Macmillan Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: - music by Rowdy Dow Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 3pm to 6pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Beech Hill, Stuart Cameron, Kevin Levesconte- Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 12:15pm to 1pm - Suas E Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: 4237 Hwy 223: 902-725-2178: 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest-Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: All Fired Up, Cyril MacPhee Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: ... 2018 July 4th to 7th- #46th annual-Lake Ainslie Firemen's Ceilidh Days: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236: - Parade Day, BBQ, Bake Sale, Children's Games, Games of Chance, lots of fun for everyone! Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Lisa Cameron; @ $ 21 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Angus MacKenzie, Calum MacKenzie, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tom Daniels Malagash Jost Vineyards-patio: 48 Vintage Lane: 1-800-565-4567: - entertainment with Evans and Doherty Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: 2pm - an afternoon with julieanna richardson; @$ 20 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town-Cranton Crossroads Community Centre: ...2018 July 6th to 8th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days; [ 902-248-2589 : nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com ] Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Pictou (Phiogto) town: ..2018 July 6th to 8th-#82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival: 21 constitution st.: - #82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - Lynn Chisholm & friends 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 River John (Abhainn Eòin) Royal Canadian Legion Memorial Garden: ....2018 July 7th-#19 Annual Read by the Sea Festival: 9am - #19 Annual Read by the Sea Festival; with authors =Pauline Dakin, Joshua Whitehead, Sarah Faber & Wayne Johnston. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ KitchenFest!: Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 11:30am to 3pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12-- St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Robert Deveaux, Decota McNamara Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 Ages 19+ with: Allison Kehoe, Adam Young, Brian Doyle, Gerry McDaniel- Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Windsor Hants County Exhibition Grounds: ....2018 July 6th & 7th..#8th Annual Smokin' BLUES FEST: 221 Wentworth Rd.: - 2018 Smokin' Blues Fest 8 ; with Christine Campbell Band, John Campbelljohn, Beauwater, Kendra Gale Band, Stonehouse, Ced, Marty & Dave, Dan Doiron, Logan Richard Band, Curtis Matheson, http://www.smokinbluesfest.ca

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Sunday, July 8th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Rita’s Tea Room & Gift Shop: ....#3rd Annual-Songs on Sunday: #8077 Hwy # 4: 45°53.235′N 60°34.553′W: 902-828-2667: 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ....2018 July 6th to 8th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 11am - guided Hike The Trail Head, [ 3 hours ]@ $100-[lobster dinner included] pre register at cabottrailadventures@gmail.com noon to 4pm - lobster dinner in Meat Cove; @$ 25; fundraiser for the sea wall trail project Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: 7:30pm - Glimpses [production] is a look at local history through scene and song; @$ 20 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town-Cranton Crossroads Community Centre: ...2018 July 6th to 8th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days; [ 902-248-2589 : nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com ] Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: - Robert Bouchard 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca town: ..2018 July 6th to 8th-#82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival: 21 constitution st.: - #82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: - Steven Page opening with Jon Hines Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market

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Monday, July 9th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. town: ....2018 July 9th & Aug 6th-Street Festival: 6pm to 9pm - 'Festiville Baddeck '-Street Festival entertainment by Colin Grant & the Privateers Chéticamp Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain 7:30pm to 8:30pm - Speaker Series North Highland Community Museum ; @$ 10 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hood (Sestico) Central Park: Main St.: - fiddler TBA 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis.

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Tuesday, July 10th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Marion Dewar Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neil; @$ 21 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Parish Hall: ..Karen & Joey Beaton's -#23rd Annual Tuesday Night Ceilidhs: 11538 Hwy # 19: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Karen-fiddle & MC Joey-piano with a weekly guest -7:30pm to 9pm- @ $ 8 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Kinnon Beaton Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: - Spelling Bee Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies

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Wednesday, July 11th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Eastbound in the clubhouse Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 8pm - Olde Man Luedecke Margaree Valley the Barn at The Normaway Inn: 691 Egypt Rd.: 46°20.057′N 60°57.583′W: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year!! Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 5pm - Chace the Ace in Bay St. Lawrence; @$5+ 6pm - Crib Tournament; @ $10 (Includes Snack) = Bay St. Lawrence Community Centre 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: 9am to 2pm - Lobster fishing experience with Captain Scott; FREE 6pm - Leona Burkey on the Lake at St.Peter's Marina; @$ 5 6pm to 8pm - opening ceremonies at St.Peter's Marina; live music, dancing FREE 8pm - lobster trivia at MacBouch Tavern; @$ 40 per team, Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Aaron Lewis & Kimberley Fraser

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Thursday, July 12th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Being Hank & Patsy'-a musical play by Laura Teasdale featuring Ralph Steiner & Laura Teasdale - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glencoe Mills (Gleann Comhainn) St Josephs Church Hall: ...9pm to midnight- Thursday Family Square Dances: 612 Glencoe Rd.: 45°57.713′N 61°18.924′W: 9pm to midnight; @ $ 8, ; Children 12 years & under with adult . Canteen available. - Kolten MacDonell & Leanne Aucoin. Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: ......2018 July 12th to Aug 23rd-CURRENTS Summer series: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7:30pm - Maxim & Gervais Cormier 7:30pm - CURRENTS Summer series- ON STAGE; with Cape Breton-made beers, wines and whisky {Only 110 seats} Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 9am to 5pm - Throwback Thursday: Museums are Free-Cape North 9am to 5pm - Throwback Thursday: Museums are Free-St. Paul Island Lighthouse Museum-Dingwall North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: 9am to 2pm - Lobster fishing experience with Captain Scott; FREE 2pm - Scallyway treasure hunt at St.Peter's Marina; @$ 5 Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: - Kitchen party Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2018 July 5th to Aug 2nd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: 6pm - tba; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, July 13th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Melody & Derrick Cameron Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: 10am to noon - Tì is Seanachas – Tea & Conversation; with Mickey MacNeil Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7:30pm - Shaun Majumder Hate Tour with Matt Wright; @$ 51 Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com - fill in Friday, Guided Whale Watching, Kayking, Hiking and Cycling Tours.Shop Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: - Kinnon Beaton St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: 9am to 2pm - Lobster fishing experience with Captain Scott; FREE 11am - Lobster-ology at St.Peter's Canel by Michelle Theriault [Universite Saint-Anne] 2pm to 4pm - Mermaid Spa at St;Peter's Canal; @$ 15 8pm - Paint night at Bras D'or Lakes Inn; @$ 30 Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: - Heart of Steel Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Open Hearth Park-north pond: 190 Ferry Street: - #4th Annual RibFest 2018; http://www.sydneyribfest.com to raise funds for Caleb’s Courage and Cancer Patients Care Fund White Point White Point Lodge: 75 White Point Rd: 1-902-354-2711: 8pm - Makayla Lynn

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Saturday, July 14th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale - 'Being Hank & Patsy'-a musical play by Laura Teasdale featuring Ralph Steiner & Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com - noon to 5pm-Mountain Pine Fish n Zips; @ $45 =in South Harbour; come zipline 10am to 1pm - Cape North Farmers Market; North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 8pm to 11pm - Robert Bouchard Murphy's Pond: 1pm to 8pm - Murphy's Pond 1st Annual Music Fest; [Lynn Chisholm] entertainment by Robert Bouchard, Dan Doiron, Bill Spears, Lynn Chisholm & friends, Tracey Mac Neil & family, DJ Mac Gillivray, We’koqma’q drummers, and many more. hosted by The Port Hood Area Development Society (PHADS) Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: - ball tournament at L'Ardoise Recreational field 9am to 2pm - Lobster fishing experience with Captain Scott; FREE 10am to 2pm - Fisherman's market at St. Peter's Lion's Hall 5pm to 7pm - Lobster dinner at Jiggs; @$ 45-advance 9pm to 1am - dance at St. Peter's Lions Hall with the MacLennan Boys; @$ 10 Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Open Hearth Park-north pond: 190 Ferry Street: - #4th Annual RibFest 2018; http://www.sydneyribfest.com to raise funds for Caleb’s Courage and Cancer Patients Care Fund Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music White Point White Point Lodge: 75 White Point Rd: 1-902-354-2711: 8pm - Makayla Lynn the Falls BalmoralKirk: 2395 Balmoral Rd.(Highway 256 west): 902-324-2461: 7pm - Thom Swift; @$ 20

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Sunday, July 15th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Rita’s Tea Room & Gift Shop: ....#3rd Annual-Songs on Sunday: #8077 Hwy # 4: 45°53.235′N 60°34.553′W: 902-828-2667: 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Halifax (Halafacs) Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: - Mamma Mia Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Men of the Deeps @$ 28 Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com 8am to noon - Bay St. Lawrence Fishing Derby and Crab Festival; @$ 10 derby at Bay St. Lawrence Wharf noon - Crab Festival while supplies last @ $15 =Bay St. Lawrence Firehall North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Fire Hall: 309 Hiram street: 2pm to 5pm - jam session; Light lunch. Musicians free-Audience $ 5 [ Gail MacKay 902-302-9642 ] Proceeds to Anglican Church. Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: - Bruce Guthro opening with Jodi Guthro Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: 7pm - Friends Reunion with Cyril MacPhee & Roger Stone, @ guest Doug Sampson-; @$ 20 town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: 7pm - Old Friends Reunion at St. Peter's Lions Hall with Cyril MacPhee & Roger Stone; @$ 20 with after party at Louie's Cosy Corner Sydney (Suidni) Open Hearth Park-north pond: 190 Ferry Street: - #4th Annual RibFest 2018; http://www.sydneyribfest.com to raise funds for Caleb’s Courage and Cancer Patients Care Fund

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Monday, July 16th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Lyrics & Laughter; @$ 26 Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: - oysters and guided bike tour[ 16km-3 hours] North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hood (Sestico) Central Park: Main St.: - The Boys From the Hood 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: Sydney (Suidni) Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: - music of Aaron Lewis. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Tuesday, July 17th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Kolten MacDonnell Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Lyrics & Laughter; @$ 26 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Parish Hall: ..Karen & Joey Beaton's -#23rd Annual Tuesday Night Ceilidhs: 11538 Hwy # 19: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Karen-fiddle & MC Joey-piano with a weekly guest -7:30pm to 9pm- @ $ 8 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is John Pellerin Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7:30pm - Marion Bridge-a Boardmore theatre Production North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) The Underground: - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Wednesday, July 18th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale Arichat Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Baddeck (Badaig) Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Dara Smith MacDonald & Adam Young Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 8pm - Dylan Menzie Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Lyrics & Laughter; @$ 26 Margaree Valley the Barn at The Normaway Inn: 691 Egypt Rd.: 46°20.057′N 60°57.583′W: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year!! North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Thursday, July 19th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Cape North (Ceap Nòr) North Highlands Community Museum & Cultural Centre: # 29263 Cabot Trail: 902-383-2579: 7:30pm - Dave Gunning; @$ 20 Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glencoe Mills (Gleann Comhainn) St Josephs Church Hall: ...9pm to midnight- Thursday Family Square Dances: 612 Glencoe Rd.: 45°57.713′N 61°18.924′W: 9pm to midnight; @ $ 8, ; Children 12 years & under with adult . Canteen available. - Mary E. MacInnis Sarah & Elizabeth MacInnis, Joe MacMaster. Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: - entertainment by Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season 8pm - Lyrics & Laughter; @$ 26 Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: ......2018 July 12th to Aug 23rd-CURRENTS Summer series: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7:30pm - CURRENTS Summer series- ON STAGE; with Cape Breton-made beers, wines and whisky {Only 110 seats} 7:30pm - Dave Sampson North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Summerville Kempt Shore campground: .........2018 July 19th to 22nd-14Th Annual Acoustic Maritime Music Festival: - The Divorcees, The Secrets, Charlie A'Court, JP Cormier, Pretty Archie, Union Duke, Garrett Mason, Madison Violet, Jill Boudreau Band. the Divorcees,Ryan Cook, Bill Elliott, Justin Wood, Jacob Strang, Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2018 July 5th to Aug 2nd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: 6pm - Pretty Archie and Jordan Musycsyn Band; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions; town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Friday, July 20th 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale Arichat New Horizon Seniors Club: 7pm - jam session, lite lunch; 19+, [ Deltina 902-226-3694 ]; on third friday; @$ 5; entertainers are FREE; 19+ Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Melody & Derrick Cameron Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series 10am to noon - Tì is Seanachas – Tea & Conversation; with Mickey MacNeil Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: - music by Rowdy Dow Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean- in MacRae's dining room Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair Grand-Étang Le Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot Trail Rd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: - La Société Mi-Carême will host Festival Masque et Mer Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Halifax (Halafacs) Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season - Kintyre Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: 7:30pm - St. Mark’s Kitchen Party With Hank Middleton And Friends; @$ 20 Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; River John (Abhainn Eòin) farm: ....2018 July 20th to 22nd-#7th annual Bainfest 2018;: 18 Wildflower Lane: 902-440-0803: - #7th annual- Bainfest 2018; @ $ 125; with Sam Moon, Matt Minglewood & Frank Mackay with Kitty Macdougall, Joan Whitty and Dorothy Whitty.Touch of Grey, Jake Duggan, Rock Show, Bain Band, Mellotones, Lime Ricky Band, Rusty Cage, Men with Issues, Leona Burkey, Christine Campbell, R & B All Stars, Marshville Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Scotsville (Bun Na h-Aibhne) Lake Ainslie Fire Hall: ... Friday ceilidh: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-756-2790, 902-258-2442: 7pm to 9pm - ceilidh hosted by the Fire Dept fundraising committee Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: - Chrissy Crowley St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Saturday, July 21st 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale - 'Being Hank & Patsy'-a musical play by Laura Teasdale featuring Ralph Steiner & Laura Teasdale Arichat Le Noir Landing: ...2018 July 21st & 22nd; 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert: 708 Veteran's Memorial Drive: - 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert Development Isle Madame Association will be hosting Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - Buddy MacDonald Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: 6pm - Rob MacLean- in MacRae's dining room Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: 6pm to 9pm - live music The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: 8pm - The Acacia Strain Live in Halifax Ingonish 3 peak challenge: ..... 2018 July 21st--#5th Annual CB Highlands 3 Peaks challenge url:http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com: - #5th Annual CB Highlands 3 Peaks challenge [ Blueberry Mountain, Roberts Mountain and Acadien Mountain.] Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: - Feasgar an Truisg | Codfish Supper Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season - Kintyre North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 6pm to 9pm - DJ MacGillivray & Darlene Ellis River John (Abhainn Eòin) farm: ....2018 July 20th to 22nd-#7th annual Bainfest 2018;: 18 Wildflower Lane: 902-440-0803: - #7th annual- Bainfest 2018; @ $ 125; with Sam Moon, Matt Minglewood & Frank Mackay with Kitty Macdougall, Joan Whitty and Dorothy Whitty.Touch of Grey, Jake Duggan, Rock Show, Bain Band, Mellotones, Lime Ricky Band, Rusty Cage, Men with Issues, Leona Burkey, Christine Campbell, R & B All Stars, Marshville Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: 5pm to 9pm - local live music Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 3pm to 5pm - Brenda's MacLennan-Dunphy =Book Launch- ''Never Speak of This Again''' town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: - Whycocomagh Summer Festival

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Sunday, July 22nd 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in.! Le Noir Landing: ...2018 July 21st & 22nd; 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert: 708 Veteran's Memorial Drive: - 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert Development Isle Madame Association will be hosting Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Donna Marie DeWolfe Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Rita’s Tea Room & Gift Shop: ....#3rd Annual-Songs on Sunday: #8077 Hwy # 4: 45°53.235′N 60°34.553′W: 902-828-2667: 1pm - Buddy MacDonald 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney Grand-Étang Le Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot Trail Rd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: - La Société Mi-Carême will host Festival Masque et Mer Halifax (Halafacs) Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season - Cape Breton Stomp North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: - The Town Heroes opening with Party Boots Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie River John (Abhainn Eòin) farm: ....2018 July 20th to 22nd-#7th annual Bainfest 2018;: 18 Wildflower Lane: 902-440-0803: - #7th annual- Bainfest 2018; @ $ 125; with Sam Moon, Matt Minglewood & Frank Mackay with Kitty Macdougall, Joan Whitty and Dorothy Whitty.Touch of Grey, Jake Duggan, Rock Show, Bain Band, Mellotones, Lime Ricky Band, Rusty Cage, Men with Issues, Leona Burkey, Christine Campbell, R & B All Stars, Marshville Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market

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Monday, July 23rd 2018

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale Baddeck (Badaig) St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald & Rachel Davis Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Belle-Côte Community Centre: .....2018 July 23rd to 29th-Belle Côte Days: 10615 Cabot Trail: - Belle Côte Days; [ 902-235-2611 : john.poupore@ns.sympatico.ca ] Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Town wide: .... 2018 July 23rd to 29th-Inverness Gathering Summer Festival: - Inverness Gathering Summer Festival; [ 902-258-2751 : margie.beaton@invernesscounty.ca ] Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season - Cape Breton Stomp Mabou (An Drochaid) St.Josephs Renewal Centre: 2018 July 23rd to 27th--​​​Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-2392: - Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance; with instructors;-Melody Cameron, Gerard Beaton , Margie & Dawn Beaton, Jenny MacKenzie, Melanie MacDonald, John Pellerin; And speakers;-Rodney MacDonald, Harvey Beaton, Mary Janet MacDonald, Minnie MacMaster, Dr. Pat Ballantyne, Sarah & Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Paul MacNeil; http://www.capebretonstepdance.com/ North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hood (Sestico) Central Park: Main St.: - Mike Mac Innis 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas



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ECMA’s Designer of the year [2005/2006] Cheryl SMITH
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