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Friday, May 26th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA 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: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649: - Wings night, with entertainment by Rob MacLean 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm Halifax (Halafacs) Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour; Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 8:30pm - Doris Mason Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: - Family Square Dance with Shelley Campbell - Family Square Dance Ceilidh: music by: Shelley Campbell : Free 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: 7:30pm - 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: 9pm to midnight - opening night with Kenneth MacKenzie, Ian MacDougall, Patrick Gillis and Mac Morin Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music provided by -Rodney MacDonald & Allen Dewar; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Glasgow Square: 155 Riverside Parkway: 902-755-8972: 7pm to 10pm - Pictou County Pop Classics 1960s Tribute North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Socials @ $5 Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [April 14th, 28th, ] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - An Cùrsa Bogaidh II & III- a Four-Week Immersion Course; colin@gaeliccollege.edu Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; C.B. Centre for Craft & Design Gallery: 322 Charlotte St.: 902-539-7491: 6:30pm to 9pm - Little Gems, a Small Works Fundraiser; Centre 200: 481 George St.: 902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: - I Love the 90s Tour presented by Vogue Optical with Feat. Salt N Pepa, Rob Base, All-4-One, Color Me Badd, Biz Markie, Young MC and C+C Music Factory! Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 6pm to 9pm - after work with Darrell Keigan 10:30pm - The Royal Volts with WhiskeyJack & 10 Slip @ $8 cover The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: - Fate's Four Favours-Ian Funke-McKay Solo Exhibition Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: 7:30pm - Ben Caplan; @$ 28

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Saturday, May 27th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. James United Church: 197 Main St.: 3pm - St. James Street United Church, -Seton Canata Choir, under the direction of Garth MacPhee with piano accompaniment by Dean Bradshaw, @ $20 regular, The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - Chrissy Crowley & Jason Roach 2pm to 5pm - fiddle ceilidh 9pm to 12:30am - Dance: New Silver 5 Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: - musical comedy- 'La Wake a Gélas Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment St. Vincent De Paul Church Hall in Forest Hills: 820 Flying Cloud Dr.: 902-435-2500: 8:30pm to midnight - Cape Breton Newfoundland Dance; with Leanne Aucoin & Kyle McDonald; and The Bay City Band; @$ 10; 19+ proceeds to Parish Operations 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 Legends-their story; Buddy Holly, Patsy Cline, The Everly Brothers Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Ceilidh House: 2:30pm to 6:30pm - Na Gaisgich Òga – Cruinn A-Rithist (The Young Heroes/Warriors Reunion and Youth Gathering) Taigh an t-Sagairt, FREE Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: 7pm to 9pm - Andre Pettipas; @$ 12-advance; Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour; Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 9pm - Eric Hamilton & Friends - Blues, R&B, Funk, Rock The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 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 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Beech Hill North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Black Spoon Cafe & Pastry Shop: 7 Convent St: 902-794-9379: noon to 2pm - Feis Cape Breton will hosting monthly youth sessions K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - Born to Die in Berlin with special guests -the Camper Vans and Static in Action; @$ 8 4pm to 8pm - the Ashbys Petit-de-Grat La Picasse Centre Communautaire Culturel: 3435 Highway #206: 902-226-0149: 7pm to 9pm - Laurie LeBlanc and her Franco-Country music group in Spectacle ; @ $ 20 -advance [ 902-226-0149 ] 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 Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 8pm - Funny Fundraisers presents-Comedy Night; starring Marc Sauve & friends, @$25 hosted by parents of SAERC graduates; [ Natalie 902-302-2456 ] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] 6:30pm - a Roast in Tribute to Paul Cranford ; in the Great Hall;9pm=square dance; 19+ St George's Channel South Mountain Arm of Gold Community Hall: 7:30pm - concert with Jim Richard & friends St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: 9pm - adult dance with 'Makin' U Dance' ; @$10 ; 19+ Sydney (Suidni) Cedar’s Club Hall: 30 Mackenzie St.: 902-539-1901: 8:30pm to midnight - Square Dance-with Mike Barron & Joey Beaton and Allan Dewar Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - Midnight Vesta 'Seconds tour' with Brooklyn Kate Doran http://midnightvesta.com/ http://www.brooklyndoran.com 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 United Protestant Church: 1524 King’s Rd.: 7pm - Hymn sing; An Inspirational Vocal Showcase of Beloved Traditional Church Music & Contemporary Uplifting Musical Theatre~Conceived & Directed by Robyn Cathcart ; @$ 25 [ with a cast of 30 incredibly talented singers ] ELP - Enter Left Productions Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: 7pm - fundraiser with Ashley MacIssac; with John Pellerin, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Cheryl Reid O’Hagan, The MacKinnon Sisters, @$ 40 Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: 2pm & 7pm - Show Case Performing Arts Center & Friends Presents Snow Queen Ballet; @ $17 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: - Stephanie MacDonald, McKayla MacNeil , Kolten MacDonell, Dara Smith-MacDonald fundraiser for Cape Breton Fiddlers’ Association trip to Glengarry, Ontario. 9pm to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, May 28th 2017

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 here 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 People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Boularderie (An t-Eilean Mór) St. James Presbyterian Church: 3pm - "The annual Gaelic Ecumenical Service with minister Rev. Peter MacDonald, music by The Ecumenical Gaelic Choir and the Mira Gaelic Choir; All are welcome". Bras d’Or St. James Presbyterian Church: 3pm - Gaelic Ecumenical Service, Rev. Peter MacDonald as guest preacher. Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Le Foyer Père Fiset: 2pm - Le Chœur du Havre a spring celebration Free admission, donations accepted. [ 902-258-5802 or Rob Burbach / Gold Michel Aucoin 902-224-0069 Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. St. Peter's Church: 5 Aucoin Rd: 902-224-2064: 7:30pm - Le Chœur du Havre a spring celebration; (featuring the Casavant organ) Free admission, donations accepted. [ 902-258-5802 or Rob Burbach / Gold Michel Aucoin 902-224-0069 Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 5pm - Dr Dave MacIsaac & Brad Reid. 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm - Dr. Dave MacIsaac and Brad Reid 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party 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: 2pm - The Legends-their story; Buddy Holly, Patsy Cline, The Everly Brothers Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Good Robot Brewing Company: 2736 Robie St.: 902-446-1692: - matinee with Midnight Vesta 'Seconds tour' with Brooklyn Kate Doran http://midnightvesta.com/ http://www.brooklyndoran.com Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour; The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: - Midnight Vesta 'Seconds tour' with Brooklyn Kate Doran http://midnightvesta.com/ http://www.brooklyndoran.com The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ...former... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; [# 80th show on Nov 22nd 2015] @$ 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: - : Hailee LeFort & Michael J Hall 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more 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 - Donny LeBlanc & Allan Dewar ;@$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) St.Josephs Renewal Centre: 2017 July 24th to 28th--​​​Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-2392: 2pm to 5pm - Math gu Danns! - Mabou Dance Dayl; Hosted by Melody Cameron and Màiri Dannsa, & Harvey MacKinnon; tea to follow, informal worksho & 'step swap' An afternoon to discuss and celebrate Cape Breton's step dance tradition. @$ 8 [ Màiri Britton : mairidannsa@gmail.com / 902-968-0316 ] Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7pm - movie-'Apparition Hill'; @$ 20; 7 strangers investigate the greatest paranormal mystery in the world. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Wendy MacIsaac 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments St. John the Baptist Anglican Church-MacDonald Hall: 28King St.: 7pm - Lakeside Cemetery Musical Evening with Special guests, The Inspirational Singers, Cecil Clarke, The Burton Family & the Church Choirs. A Social time to follow. Free will Offering. All proceeds go to the Lakeside Cemetery. Come out and enjoy an evening of Song! Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh; fundraiser for Cape Breton Fiddle association; with Mike Barron, Mckayla MacNeil, and Stephanie MacDonald. Admission is by donation. Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 7pm - the Cape Breton Chorale& the Northside Honour Choir & guests='A Salute to Canada'; @$ 25+

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Monday, May 29th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Ceilidh House: 6pm to 7pm - Anns an Taigh Chéilidh/In the Céilidh House Taigh an t-Sagairt, Glendale CB. Weekly sessions for people of all ages. macdojdz@gov.ns.ca Particular focus will be on the traditions of Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh, (Kingsville/Glendale area) of Cape Breton. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Halifax Central Library: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: 7pm - A Tour of the Gaelic Languages, With Dr. Emily McEwan, (Gaelic revitalization, gaelic.co) and Dr. Jerry White, (Dalhousie University). Halifax.gaelic@gmail.com Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: - Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Louisdale St.Louis Parish Hall: ....2017 May 29th to 31st--#25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival: 156 Grandigue Ferry Rd: 902-345-2316: - #25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Terre-Noire Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre-Academy: 11070 Cabot Trail: 46°27.715′N 61°05.356′W: 902-235-7500: 7pm - Mirror Image-a real Enchanted Musical by students grades 6 to 12; @$ 7 Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: 7:30pm - Mulgrave Road Theatre presents The West Woods by Tara Reddick; pay what you decide.

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Tuesday, May 30th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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 Alderney Gate Public Library: 60 Alderney Drive.: 7pm - The Celtic Harp, – with Alys Howe Halifax.gaelic@gmail.com Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Louisdale St.Louis Parish Hall: ....2017 May 29th to 31st--#25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival: 156 Grandigue Ferry Rd: 902-345-2316: - #25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Lisa Cameron North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes Terre-Noire Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre-Academy: 11070 Cabot Trail: 46°27.715′N 61°05.356′W: 902-235-7500: 7pm - Mirror Image-a real Enchanted Musical by students grades 6 to 12; @$ 7

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Wednesday, May 31st 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - exhibiting the work of Brigitta van der Putten, titled "Lines." Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Bedford Bedford Library: 7pm - Genealogy, Researching your Scottish Ancestry. with Vince MacNeil Halifax.gaelic@gmail.com 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. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; 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 Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Louisdale St.Louis Parish Hall: ....2017 May 29th to 31st--#25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival: 156 Grandigue Ferry Rd: 902-345-2316: - #25th Annual Baraco Days-Annual Community Festival Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Lisa Cameron New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Glasgow Square: 155 Riverside Parkway: 902-755-8972: 7:30pm - Mulgrave Road Theatre presents The West Woods by Tara Reddick; pay what you decide. 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host- Mike Baron 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, June 1st 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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 ); - Dara MacDonald 7:30pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs 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 to 10pm - Eddie Cummings band 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 7:30pm - The Coast 89.7 Concert Series presents " Dave Gunning & Buddy MacDonald - Songs & Stories", 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 2nd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The Tall & Small Cafe: 342-2 Main St.: 902-863-4682: 6:30pm - all ages CD release show with Mary Beth Carty; @$ 10 Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 8:30pm - Blind Daddy T The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound - Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: - Corner Crew 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. 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 to midnight - Douglas Cameron & Friends Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) The Commune-Lounge: 113 Archimedes St.: 902-755-6227: 9pm - Doom Squad -LSD Tour North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Socials @ $5 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: ....2017 June 2nd to 4th-#6th annual Music Camp on the Canal: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-631-5050, 1-800-818-5885: - #6th annual Music Camp on the Canal- instructors=Scott Macmillan & Colin Grant, Rachel Davis, Allie Bennet, Leah Campbell, Chelsey Dakai, Paul Davis, Carol Martell, Darren McMullen , Keith Mullins , Roger Stone, Johannes Sturm, Kelli Trottier, Barbara White, Richard Wood, Rob Woodley, Roddie's Square Dance Society, Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 7:30pm - Mulgrave Road Theatre presents The West Woods by Tara Reddick; pay what you decide. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine, Tracadie Monsignor Donnelly Hall: 9708 Highway #4: 902-232-2942: 2pm - Benefit Concert with Jim Richard & Friends. Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: - Myles Goodwyn; & Jim Henman @$ 45

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Saturday, June 3rd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: - Christina Martin http://www.christinamartin.net Arichat Royal Canadian Legion, Branch # 150: 1219 Veterans Memorial Dr.: 902-226-3089: 9pm to 1am - adult dance with 'Kenneth & Evie'; @$ 8; 19+ Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - Mike Hall & Hilda Chiasson - Welcome Back 2pm to 5pm - 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' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment 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: 2pm - The 52nd Annual Forrester School Celebration of Dance @ : $10 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7pm - Ian Janes - "Yes Man" Album Release -@ $25 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 The Music Room: 6181 Lady Hammond Rd.: - Carmel Mikol-CD release show The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: 8pm - Beauts/OMBS/David in The Dark Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - bi-weekly Saturday 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: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition 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: - Chrissy Crowley 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Lunenburg Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: 8pm - Verdi's Luisa Miller-Performed by students of Mid-19th Century Italian Opera Academy Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: - Hailee LeFort Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: 8:30pm - Summer Kick-off Party ; Entertainment by Gary Chew & John Kendall 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 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - Bad Kitty @$ 8 4pm to 8pm - Mark Boutilier & Robbie Simms ; no cover 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 Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: - Heather Rankin Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: ....2017 June 2nd to 4th-#6th annual Music Camp on the Canal: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-631-5050, 1-800-818-5885: - #6th annual Music Camp on the Canal- instructors=Scott Macmillan & Colin Grant, Rachel Davis, Allie Bennet, Leah Campbell, Chelsey Dakai, Paul Davis, Carol Martell, Darren McMullen , Keith Mullins , Roger Stone, Johannes Sturm, Kelli Trottier, Barbara White, Richard Wood, Rob Woodley, Roddie's Square Dance Society, Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: 7:30pm - All Star Concert-#6th annual Music Camp on the Canal-@$ 20-advance; Scott Macmillan ..followed by a late night jam session at the Bras d'Or Lakes Inn, with performers, localy players and Music Campers. MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 8pm to 1am - The LAST Strawmen Show; 'The boys are spliting up'; @ $ 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 Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Sydney Marine Terminal: ...Concerts on the Dock -2014 August 1st & 2nd: 60 Esplanade: - Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run http://www.capebretonfiddlersrun.com/youth-run/doctors-ns-youth-run Munro Academy: noon - Munro Academy Welcomes Balls Creek Elementary Alumni ; Free; Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free; Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5.

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Sunday, June 4th 2017

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 here 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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 Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm - tba 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party town: - Switch Dartmouth Street Party with Makayla Lynn http://www.makaylalynn.com 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7pm - Ian Janes - "Yes Man" Album Release -@ $25 The Music Room: 6181 Lady Hammond Rd.: 2pm to 4pm - Scotia Festival - Recital (From Bach to Bagpipes) with David Greenberg, Chris Norman, Dan Trueman ; Hosted by Scotia Festival of Music The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: - : Hailee LeFort & 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 2pm to 5pm - Danelle & Celine Doucet ;@$ 8 https://www.facebook.com/audrey.mercury Danelle Doucet Community Centre: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2434: 11am to 1pm - Judique's annual Lobster/stead dinner; Lobster OR Steak=$20; Lobster & Steak=$30 Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 3pm to 5pm & 6pm to 8pm - Chateau La Roach- A Pioneer Drama Production ; @$ 5 Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Karen & Joey Beaton Musquodoboit Bicentennial Theatre & Cultural Centre: #12390 Highway # 224 -Middle Musquodoboit: 902-384-2819: 2pm - Zara Choral Theatre 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments 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 Camereon MacEachern 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] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: ....2017 June 2nd to 4th-#6th annual Music Camp on the Canal: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-631-5050, 1-800-818-5885: - #6th annual Music Camp on the Canal- instructors=Scott Macmillan & Colin Grant, Rachel Davis, Allie Bennet, Leah Campbell, Chelsey Dakai, Paul Davis, Carol Martell, Darren McMullen , Keith Mullins , Roger Stone, Johannes Sturm, Kelli Trottier, Barbara White, Richard Wood, Rob Woodley, Roddie's Square Dance Society, Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 11am to 5pm - Jacob Zimmer, Introduction to Working as an Ensemble

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Monday, June 5th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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.: 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: - Masters Weaving Program

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Tuesday, June 6th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: - Madison Violet https://www.madisonviolet.com/tour Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 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. Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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 The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - Masters Weaving Program St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes

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Wednesday, June 7th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Cory Tetford CD Release 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: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Lunenburg Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: 7pm - Walter Delahunt-Beethoven Piano Sonatas Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - Masters Weaving Program Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host – Chrissy Crowley 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, June 8th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Matchstick Theatre presents: Bitter Rose by Catherine Banks Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Iona (Sanndraigh) Wharf: ...2017 June 8th to 11th..#3rd Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: noon to 4:30pm - #3rd Annual World Oceans Day 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: - 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - Masters Weaving Program Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: 7:30pm - Hillsburn ; @$ 30 http://www.hillsburn.com Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, June 9th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA 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) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 8pm - Men of the Deeps Concert 8pm - Men of he Deeps' Concerts The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 8:30pm - Mike Biggar The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Matchstick Theatre presents: Bitter Rose by Catherine Banks Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Wharf: ...2017 June 8th to 11th..#3rd Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: noon to 4:30pm - #3rd Annual World Oceans Day 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 to midnight - Kinnon & Betty Lou Beaton New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Glasgow Square: 155 Riverside Parkway: 902-755-8972: - Carmel Mikol-CD release show North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Socials @ $5 Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [April 14th, 28th, ] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - Masters Weaving Program Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in

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Saturday, June 10th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: - Madison Violet; Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - 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' Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 3pm to 6pm - Fiddle Saturday afternoon a host with guests Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 11am - Opening of Josh Silburt Exhibit, Miners Museum Company Store, 2pm-The Mining Days” Documentary produced by Cape Breton Miners Museum with White Lelou Media Inc. TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-476-8370: 7pm - Trivia Night, Miners Museum's 50th anniversary 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 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Bella Rose Arts Centre-Halifax West High School: 283 Thomas Raddall Dr.: 902-457-3239: 8pm - 'Four Strong Winds'-boardwalk productions -Canadian #150 music sea to sea; @$ 30 with Brian Doyle, Neil Campbell, Cameron & Neil MacQuarrie, Lawrence Cameron, Mike Murdock, Adrian Aucoin. Barry Fougere, Jesse Ryan, James Ryan, Abby Mullendore, Glenn MacEachern, John Gillis, Christine Campbell, Jeannie Beks, and Judy McIsaac. Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Matchstick Theatre presents: Bitter Rose by Catherine Banks The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 7pm - STEVE POLTZ - Poltzy, El Poltzo - Returns! $25 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Darrell Keigan Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition 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: - Bill Cameron 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Wharf: ...2017 June 8th to 11th..#3rd Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: noon to 4:30pm - #3rd Annual World Oceans Day 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: 7pm to 9pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & 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 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. 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) Allen MacInnis Arena: 46°01.030′N 61°32.153′W: 902-787-2083: - Telus Cup Celebration Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] Sydney (Suidni) Doktor Luke's-coffee house: 54 Prince St.: - Carmel Mikol-CD release show Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - '2017 Hat-A-Versary Variety Spectacular'-Celebrate our 3rd anniversary with over 100 performers from the dozens of productions weve enjoyed since 2014. @ $42.39 w/service fee Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, June 11th 2017

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 here 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA The Chanterelle Country Inn & Cottages: - Carmel Mikol-CD release show 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 Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm - Kevin Dugas and Brad Reid 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 10am - Miners Memorial Ceremony (Davis Day), 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: - Scotia Festival of Music is an annual two-week chamber music festival; The Bus Stop Theatre: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: - Matchstick Theatre presents: Bitter Rose by Catherine Banks The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - STEVE POLTZ - Poltzy, El Poltzo - Returns! $25 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Darrell Keigan Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: - : Hailee LeFort & Mary Beth Carty 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Iona (Sanndraigh) Wharf: ...2017 June 8th to 11th..#3rd Annual World Oceans Day ..: # Highway # 223: 902-622-2439: noon to 4:30pm - #3rd Annual World Oceans Day 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 & Allan Dewar ;@$ 8 Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 3pm - Lynn Chisholm in Concert; @$ 30-advance; with Rhiannon Chisholm, Ben Dorey, John R. Fontaine, Cecil Mac Quarrie, Garett Beaton,and Urban Breen The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Chrissy Crowley 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ]

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Monday, June 12th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 7pm - Coal Town Choir, Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Jimmy Sweeney Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas

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Tuesday, June 13th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 7pm - Lecture by Dr. Edward Michalik, Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Jimmy Sweeney Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Celtic Culture demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Lisa 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 The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes

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Wednesday, June 14th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 7pm - Book Launch: John C. O’Donnell’s “The Men of the Deeps: A Journey with North America’s Only Coal Miners Chorus” & Hugh R. MacDonald’s “Them and Us”, 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 2017: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius 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-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Jimmy Sweeney Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host – David Papazian 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, June 15th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: - tribute to the fiddler-Arthur Muise town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2017 June 15th to 18th -#3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - #3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival; Chéticamp & Louisbourg - Chéticamp 10am-CBHNP: Guided Hike :- Salmon Pools 7pm-Place du Pêcheurs -Learn to square dance 8pm-Doryman Pub & Grill -Tribute to Arthur Muise, well-known Chéticamp fiddler 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 ); - Donna-Marie DeWolfe 7:30pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 7pm - “Where the Universe Sings: The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris” Documentary, Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Fran Doyle Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 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 Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp town: ...2017 June 15th to 18th -#3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': - Louisbourg 2pm-Demonstration - Louisbourg Seafoods; Learn the story of crab; From seas to table. 6pm-Lobster Kettle: Crab Dinner with Entertainment/ Crab dinner and entertainment - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: - 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in 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 16th 2017

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) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA 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 town-La Société Saint-Pierre: ..2017 June 15th to 18th -#3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - Chéticamp 10am-CBHNP: Guided Hike : Mountain of donkey 10am--CBHNP: Guided Hike : Salmon Pools 6:30pm-- Retirees Room - Community Kitchen Party - #3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival; Chéticamp & Louisbourg Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 3pm - Anniversary Barbeque, The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a maritime flair Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Harbourfront Lounge: 902-451-1221: - Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle with my daughter Jodi Guthro, son Dylan JA Guthro & Dave Gunning Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: 8:30pm - Theo MacIntosh Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Fran Doyle Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp town: ...2017 June 15th to 18th -#3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp - Louisbourg 2pm- Old Town and Fortress of Louisbourg Trails: Guided walk 4pm- Louisbourg Fire Hall Fire Hall: Dinner - Fishcakes and bean supper 7pm- Louisbourg Fire Hall Fire Hall:Entertainment with Daniel Payne, Colin Grant and Adam Young 10pm-Louisbourg Royal Canadian Legion Branch 62 - Dance with Final Cut 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 to midnight - Lillian Head Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music provided by --Glenn Graham & tba; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Socials @ $5 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine,

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Saturday, June 17th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA St. FX -Bauer Theatre-green room lounge: 902-867-3333: 8pm - Saturday night cabaret with music, song and spoken word; Melanie MacKay x2013gyj@stfx.ca or Mike Melchin mmelchin@stfx.ca Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - 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: ..2017 June 15th to 18th -#3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - Chéticamp 10am-CBHNP: Explore a trail. Planting trees on The Skyline Trail 1pm-CBHNP: Guided Hike : Corney Brook 9pm- A tyme @ the Doryman with : Daniel Payne, Christine Melanson & Adam Young - #3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival; Chéticamp & Louisbourg Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: ....2017 June 9th to 17th-Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 6:30pm - Pick and Shovel Gala, at """"Savoy Theatre"""", 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: 6:30pm - Pick and Shovel Gala, Miners Museum's 50th anniversary & Celebration Week Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon 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 - bi-weekly Saturday 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: - Fran Doyle Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition 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: - Darrell Keigan 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp town: ...2017 June 15th to 18th -#3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp - Louisbourg 2pm- Lighthouse Coastal Trail: Guided Hike 6pm- Louisbourg-Point of View Suites: Beggar's Banquet Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 7pm to 9pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & 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 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - Alter Ego @$ 6; 19+ 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] 10am - Cainnt is Cànan - An Immersive Gaelic Experience Hosted by Shay MacMullin Sydney (Suidni) Centre 200: 481 George St.: 902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: 5pm to 1am - Kick Off the Summer with Cape Breton Lobster Fest! Lobster, Beverages & Live Entertainment with Keltic Drive & the Privateers!!! @$ 20-advance; All Ages event Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, June 18th 2017

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 here 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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: ..2017 June 15th to 18th -#3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': ; 15584Cabot Trail,: - #3rd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival; Chéticamp & Louisbourg - Chéticamp 10am-CBHNP: Guided Hike : Salmon Pools 10am to 1pm-Parish Hall of Saint-Joseph-du-Moine -Father's Day Brunch with Entertainment 9pm-CBHNP: Campfire with music at the Grande Falaise Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: 5pm - Lisa MacArthur and Brad Reid 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - 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 to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: - : Hailee LeFort & Christine de la Verdure 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 2pm to 5pm - Douglas Cameron & friends ;@$ 8 Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp town: ...2017 June 15th to 18th -#3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival': - #3nd Annual -'Roots to Boots Festival' -Louisbourg & Chéticamp Lunenburg Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: 2:30pm - An Afternoon of World Premieres-Written by students of 2017 Composition Academy Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; Duncreigan Country Inn: 11411 Highway # 19: 902-945-2207: 2pm to 5pm - new Tapas & music with Scott Macmillan and Brian Doyle The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Shelly Campbell 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments 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 Camereon MacEachern 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. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ]

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Monday, June 19th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas

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Tuesday, June 20th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel 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 The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 9pm - Book Pub -Book Pub; authors with glasses [every month on 3rd Tuesday ] -

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Wednesday, June 21st 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. 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) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Halifax Commons: Robbie & Cogswell Streets: 9am to noon - Mawita'jik - Let Us Gather - Presented By Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Centre - Alan Syliboy & The Thundermakers. Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Centre: 2158 Gottingen St.: 902-420-1576: 10am - Mawita’jik “Let Us Gather” ; drumming, dance, teaching’s, storytelling and craft workshops 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 Glenghorm Beach Resort-Thirsty Hiker Pub: 36743 Cabot Trail: 902-285-2049, 1-855-285-4631: - Buddy MacDonald Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Deron Donovan Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Celtic Culture demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: 7:30pm - Summer Solstice with Second Wind Community Band; All I support of the Music Therapy Program for the Hospice Palliative Care Society of CB County. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host – Kyle MacDonald 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, June 22nd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins D’Escousse Groundswell Hotel: # 3281 Highway 320: 902-777-7777: 7pm - Band Jam-3 songs per band. & Battle of the Bands Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Gilligan's CB Island - Dinner Theatre!; @$ 49 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Ingonish Glenghorm Beach Resort-Thirsty Hiker Pub: 36743 Cabot Trail: 902-285-2049, 1-855-285-4631: - Buddy MacDonald Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Deron Donovan Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 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: - 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: 7pm to 9pm - ; local entertainment 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in 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 23rd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Chisholm Park: .....Art Fair: 6pm to 9pm - The Antigonish Art Fair presents a set of five events celebrating the artists of Nova Scotia... Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald with Rachel Davis 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 The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Gilligan's CB Island - Dinner Theatre!; @$ 49 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Allie Bennett Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: 2:30pm - TorQ Percussion Quartet Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Rachel Davis & Mac Morin North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Socials @ $5 Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [April 14th, 28th, ] Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in

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Saturday, June 24th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - 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' Dartmouth Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment 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 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Allie Bennett Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - NS Printmakers Group Exhibition 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: - Dawn & Margie 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - ♀ Learn to Camp Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: 7:30pm - Classic Concert # 3, the 3rd of a six- concert series, hosted by singer-songwriter Buddy MacDonald. with guests Kyle & Colin MacDonald & Rita Rankin The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 7pm to 9pm - Hailee LeFort North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Black Spoon Cafe & Pastry Shop: 7 Convent St: 902-794-9379: noon to 2pm - Feis Cape Breton will hosting monthly youth sessions K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - MacLellan Brothers Band; @ $ 6; 19+ 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] 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 Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: 7pm - an evening with Jimmy Flynn Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2017 July 6th to Aug 3rd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: 2pm - Cape Breton Orchestra goes Pop. Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, June 25th 2017

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 here 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald 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 Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests 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' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Havre Boucher Community Centre: ...former... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; [# 80th show on Nov 22nd 2015] @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: - Hailee LeFort & Maxim Cormier, Keith Mullins 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 2pm to 5pm - John Pellerin & friends ;@$ 8 Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - ♀ Learn to Camp Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Howie MacDonald 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 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 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ]

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Monday, June 26th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Brook Village (Baile Beag Na h-Aibhne) St. John the Baptist Hall: 6432 Rte.#252: 46°03.071′N 61°17.840′W: 902-945-2240: 9:30pm to 1am-Monday Adult Square Dances; @ $ 7, ID's 19+ Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel- 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: ....2017 June 26th to June 29th--#10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - #10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp; songwriter's circles, jams

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Tuesday, June 27th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins 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: - entertainment by 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, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 8pm - Men of he Deeps' Concerts Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel- 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 The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: ....2017 June 26th to June 29th--#10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - #10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp; songwriter's circles, jams St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes

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Wednesday, June 28th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald 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 2017: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius 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 - A Newfoundland Songwriters' Night! Chris Ledrew + Cory Tetford + Paul Lamb + Barry Canning ; $22.5 Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Cyril MacPhee Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Celtic Culture demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Lunenburg Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: 7pm - Verona String Quartet Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 5pm to 7pm - Jerry MacDaniel- 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: ....2017 June 26th to June 29th--#10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - #10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp; songwriter's circles, jams Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host – Ryan J MacNeil 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION

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Thursday, June 29th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald 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 ); 7:30pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Celtic Culture demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 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: - 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: 7pm to 9pm - ; local entertainment 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: ....2017 June 26th to June 29th--#10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - #10th Annual-Road to Stanfest Songwriters' Music Camp; songwriter's circles, jams - Road to Stanfest Grand Finale Concert - Road to Stanfest Grand Finale Concert Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: 7pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts -Country, Folk, Pop or Celtic music; @$ 10 South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in 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 30th 2017

Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA 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: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival; Terri Clark, Bahamas, Alan Syliboy And The Thundermakers, Black Umfolosi , Brianna Gosse, Bruce Guthro, Chris Ledrew, Danny Michel, Dave Gunning, Doug Paisley, Dylan Menzie, Emi Sunshine Erin Costelo, Garnet Rogers, Hudost, Jake Morley, James Gordon, James Keelaghan, Leonard Sumner Lindi Ortega, Nick Earle And Joe Coffin, Old Man Luedecke, Paul Mckenna, Penny & Sparrow Steve Maloney, The Flummies, The Salt And Light Bluegrass Band, The Young’uns, William Prince Eskasoni (Eskisoqnik) Noel R. Denny Memorial Pow Wow Grounds: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- -#26th annual Eskasoni Pow Wow: 902-379-2269: - #26th annual We'kwistoqnik Pow Wow [ Michael R. Denny 902-574-5624 or mrdenny@eskasonihealth.ca ] - concert and entertainment evening 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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: - Deron Donovan Iona (Sanndraigh) Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: 4237 Hwy 223: 902-725-2178: - Family Square Dance Ceilidh: music by: Joe MacMaster. : Free 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Celtic Culture demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: 7:30pm - 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: - tba 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 - Stewart MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils in Concert; @$10 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm 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 Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: - Tall Ships 2017 visit to the Port of Pictou www.rdv2017.com/en/ town waterfront: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships =Bluenose II, El Galeon, Gulden Leeuw, Oriole, Spaniel http://www.decostecentre.ca http://www.townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night Socials @ $5 Waterfront: ..2017 June 30th to July 2nd-Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships: - Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ Three Tall Ships (The Tree of Life, When and If, and The Spirit of South Carolina) with the possibility that Theodore Tugboat will also be making a visit. http://townofporthawkesbury.ca Pugwash wharf: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships= Atyla, Geronimo, Katie Belle http://pugwashvillage.com/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - Friday Adult Square Dances: 10pm-1am Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine,

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Saturday, July 1st 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival; Terri Clark, Bahamas, Alan Syliboy And The Thundermakers, Black Umfolosi , Brianna Gosse, Bruce Guthro, Chris Ledrew, Danny Michel, Dave Gunning, Doug Paisley, Dylan Menzie, Emi Sunshine Erin Costelo, Garnet Rogers, Hudost, Jake Morley, James Gordon, James Keelaghan, Leonard Sumner Lindi Ortega, Nick Earle And Joe Coffin, Old Man Luedecke, Paul Mckenna, Penny & Sparrow Steve Maloney, The Flummies, The Salt And Light Bluegrass Band, The Young’uns, William Prince Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - fiddle ceilidh 3pm to 6pm - Afternoon Pub at the Doryman-; @ $10 Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham, Joël Chiasson, Patrick Gillis Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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 Eskasoni (Eskisoqnik) Noel R. Denny Memorial Pow Wow Grounds: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- -#26th annual Eskasoni Pow Wow: 902-379-2269: - #26th annual We'kwistoqnik Pow Wow [ Michael R. Denny 902-574-5624 or mrdenny@eskasonihealth.ca ] 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 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon 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 - bi-weekly Saturday jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Inverness (An Sithean) Mill Road Social Enterprises.: 20 Mill Road: 11am to 2pm - # 7th annual Village farmer's market; 2015 July & August [contact Anne Little 902-258-2832, inverness.cw@ns.sympatico.ca ] 2016 Nov 26th-music by Sandy Gillis Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2017 July 1st to 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: Dara MacDonald, Kevin Dugas, Adam Young, John R. Fontaine Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 10am to 5pm - Canada Day Open House; Free / All ages 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-luadhaidh | Milling Frolic- Regular Admission Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: - Paul Cranford 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 2pm to 5pm - KitchenFest! Ceilidh- Kenneth MacKenzie, Brian MacDonald, Allan Dewar & Kenny Stewart ;@$ 10 Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - Canada Day; Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2017..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @$ 10 Featuring: Darrell Keigan, Blanche Sophocleous, Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neill 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! Margaree Forks (Bruach Na h-Aibhne) Dr Coady & Tompkins Memorial Library: 7972 Cabot Trail: 46°20.064′N 61°05.873′W: 902-248-2821: 2pm - Library Literary Day with three authors reading, & live Celtic music and refreshments; music by Scott Macmillan & Brian Doyle ; & authors: Donna Morrissey, Silver Donald Cameron, Ian Brown, 902-248-2211 http://www.margareens.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 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. 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) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: - Tall Ships 2017 visit to the Port of Pictou www.rdv2017.com/en/ town waterfront: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships =Bluenose II, El Galeon, Gulden Leeuw, Oriole, Spaniel http://www.decostecentre.ca http://www.townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Waterfront: ..2017 June 30th to July 2nd-Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships: - Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ Three Tall Ships (The Tree of Life, When and If, and The Spirit of South Carolina) with the possibility that Theodore Tugboat will also be making a visit. http://townofporthawkesbury.ca town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Pugwash wharf: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships= Atyla, Geronimo, Katie Belle http://pugwashvillage.com/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch-; @$ 10 Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Décota 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 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at Governors-; @$10 Featuring: Dwayne Côté, Melody Cameron, Susan MacLean, Derrick Cameron Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free; 9pm to midnight - Square Dance-; 2017..Kitchenfest Featuring: Richard Wood, Rodney MacDonald, Allan Dewar, Sandy MacDonald Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5.

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Sunday, July 2nd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games 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 here http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-@ $10 Featuring: Ray Mattie 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: - A dinner/concert series , hosted by Kim Dunn and featuring special guests Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: - #21st Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival; Terri Clark, Bahamas, Alan Syliboy And The Thundermakers, Black Umfolosi , Brianna Gosse, Bruce Guthro, Chris Ledrew, Danny Michel, Dave Gunning, Doug Paisley, Dylan Menzie, Emi Sunshine Erin Costelo, Garnet Rogers, Hudost, Jake Morley, James Gordon, James Keelaghan, Leonard Sumner Lindi Ortega, Nick Earle And Joe Coffin, Old Man Luedecke, Paul Mckenna, Penny & Sparrow Steve Maloney, The Flummies, The Salt And Light Bluegrass Band, The Young’uns, William Prince Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2017 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Doryman-; @ $10 Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Mike Barron, Allan Dewar, Kenny Stewart Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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 Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests 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' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Eskasoni (Eskisoqnik) Noel R. Denny Memorial Pow Wow Grounds: ....2017 June 30th to July 2nd- -#26th annual Eskasoni Pow Wow: 902-379-2269: - #26th annual We'kwistoqnik Pow Wow [ Michael R. Denny 902-574-5624 or mrdenny@eskasonihealth.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 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge-; @ $10 | All ages featuring: Ben Miller & Anita 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 to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2017 July 1st to 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: Howie MacDonald, Brenda Stubbert, Junior Fraser, Darrell Keigan The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Iona (Sanndraigh) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: 4115 Hwy # 223: 2pm to 5pm - Ceilidh fundraiser for Cape Breton Fiddlers Association; Featured performers include Dara MacDonald, Mckayla MacNeil, Adam Young, Stephanie MacDonald, Mike Barron, and Susan MacLean. Admission is by donation. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 2pm to 5pm - KitchenFest! Ceilidh- Mike Hall, Donna Marie DeWolfe, Hilda Chiasson,& Paul MacDonald ;@$ 10 2pm - Kitchen FEST ceilidh Lunenburg St. John's Anglican Church: 4pm - Musique Royale Presents: The Celtic Mass for the Sea; Conductor Scott Macmillan, Blue Engine String Quartet, Karen Rockos Harp, Max Kasper Bass, Colin Grant Fiddle, Brian Doyle Guitar, Louis Benoit mandolin, Glenn Coolen pipes/whistles http://www.musiqueroyale.com/events/ Reservations 902 634-9994 or musiqueroyale1985@gmail.com Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; The Red Shoe Pub: .....2017..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-@ $10 Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Tom Daniels 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: - Tall Ships 2017 visit to the Port of Pictou www.rdv2017.com/en/ 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca town waterfront: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships =Bluenose II, El Galeon, Gulden Leeuw, Oriole, Spaniel http://www.decostecentre.ca http://www.townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts 7pm to 9pm - Granville Green-; 2017..Kitchenfest! Free | All ages Featuring: Nuallan, Sarah MacInnis, Change of Step, Barra MacNeils St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 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] Waterfront: ..2017 June 30th to July 2nd-Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships: - Rendez Vous 2017 - Tall Ships; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ Three Tall Ships (The Tree of Life, When and If, and The Spirit of South Carolina) with the possibility that Theodore Tugboat will also be making a visit. http://townofporthawkesbury.ca town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Pugwash wharf: - The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta; http://discoverthewonder.ca/ with tall ships= Atyla, Geronimo, Katie Belle http://pugwashvillage.com/ Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 2pm to 4pm - Opening Gala Concert- in the Hall of Clans @ $25 All ages ; Featuring: Men of the Deeps, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, St. Ann's Bay Dancers, Change of Step, Lionel, Margaret & Ashley of the LeBlanc Family,… 4:30pm to 6pm - Community Turkey Dinner- @ $15 | All ages St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch-; @ $10 Featuring: John Pellerin, Karen Beaton, Joey Beaton, Clifford Carter Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: .....2017 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at Governors-; @ $10 Featuring: Doug Lamey, Lawrence Cameron, Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neill The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Old Triangle-; No Cover Charge Featuring: Dara MacDonald, Susan MacLean, Beech Hill Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Waterfront Centre-, @ $10 Featuring: Richard Wood, Joël Chiasson, Décota McNamara, Buddy MacDonald

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Monday, July 3rd 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: All Fired Up, Buddy MacDonald Brook Village (Baile Beag Na h-Aibhne) St. John the Baptist Hall: 6432 Rte.#252: 46°03.071′N 61°17.840′W: 902-945-2240: 9:30pm to 1am-Monday Adult Square Dances; @ $ 7, ID's 19+ 9:30pm to 1am - KitchenFest 2017 Square Dance-; @ $8 | Ages 19+ Featuring: Glenn Graham, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Joey Beaton, Paul MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2017 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Doryman-; @ $10 Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Richard Wood, Mac Morin, Junior Fraser Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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) Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic #2 ; 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Gordie Sampson ; @$ 30 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: 10am to noon - Free Beginner Gaelic Classes -Beginner level and up, using the GAB method of learning-by-doing. [ Steve or Nona Dyke at (902) 304-1686 or nonamac1@gmail.com. ] Ingonish Broad Cove Camp Ground-outdoor amphitheatre: 7pm to 9pm - Campground Céilidh-2017 Kitchefest!, ; @ Free all Ages Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 1pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge-; @ $10 | All ages Featuring: Ian MacDougall, Gillian Head, Hilda Chiasson, Allie Bennett Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Taylor Delaney Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 11am to 1pm - Guided Storytelling Tour and Milling Frolic- @ $25.00 per person | $15 students All ages 2pm to 3pm - Suas E – Songs & Stories @ Adults $11; Senior (65+) $9.00 Child (6-17) $5.00 Child (5 & under) Free Family (max 2 adults) $25.00 7pm to 9pm - Danns a’ Bhaile – Village Dance- @ $8 | All ages; Featuring: Dawn & Margie Beaton Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Frolic & Folk-; @ $10 Featuring: Gabrielle MacLellan, Kimberley Fraser, Adam Young, Tom Daniels Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 11:30am to 3pm - KitchenFest! Lunch Ceilidh- Andrea Beaton, Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort & Allan Dewar; free Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @ $10 Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Leanne Aucoin, Allan Dewar, 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 Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts Maritime Inn-Miller's Tap & Grill: 902-625-0320: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at Miller’s-KitchenFest 2017; @ $10 town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships River John (Abhainn Eòin) Mabel Murple’s Dreamery and Book Shoppe: Allen Road: 3:30pm - #17th Annual WordPlay 2017- The children’s literary festival with authors are Marie-Louise Gay and Alan Syliboy, & Starr Dobson as Mistress of Ceremonies. Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 10:30am to noon - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh- @ $15 at door for Céilidh and meal | All ages; Featuring: Jay MacDonald 1pm to 2pm - Cultural Demonstrations- $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 4pm to 7pm - Afternoon Pub with Ashley MacIsaac and Friends- @ $25 | All ages; Featuring: Ashley MacIsaac, Howie MacDonald, Jay MacDonald Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...Blas Math Lunchtown Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: 12:15pm to 1pm - 'Blas Math!' -Lunchtime Ceilidh with Cape Breton Music; @ $ 15; in MacKenzie hall St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch- @ $10 Featuring: Donny LeBlanc, Lawrence Cameron, Blanche Sophocleous Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: .....2017 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at Governors-; @ $10 ; Featuring: Còig The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Old Triangle-; No Cover Charge Featuring: Evans & Doherty

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Tuesday, July 4th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Glenn Graham, Mary Graham, Kenny Stewart Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: 8pm to 11pm - Féis an Eilein Concert-KitchenFest! 2017; @ $15 Featuring: Dawn & Margie Beaton, Kevin Dugas, David Rankin Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2017 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Doryman- @ $10 ; Featuring: Howie MacDonald, Donny LeBlanc, André LeBlanc, Gélas Larade Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment Dartmouth Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Conversational Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Miners Museum Pit Theatre: 17 museum St.: 46°11.559′N 59°56.548′W: 902-849-4522: 8pm - Men of he Deeps' Concerts TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-476-8370: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night -2017 KitchenFest!; @ $10 at door Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Gillian Head, Mary Beth Carty The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: 7pm - Gilligan's CB Island - Dinner Theatre!; @$ 49 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Gordie Sampson ; @$ 30 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge- @ $10 | All ages; Featuring: All Fired Up, Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neill Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh at the Highland Village-; Regular Admission 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Frolic & Folk-@ $10 Featuring: Brenda Stubbert, Paul Cranford, Doug MacPhee, Paul MacDonald Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 11:30am to 3pm - KitchenFest! Lunch Ceilidh- Mairi Rankin, Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort & Allan Dewar; free Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm to 10pm - KitchenFest featuring Còig & Joanne MacIntyre ; @$ 25 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Parish Hall: ..Karen & Joey Beaton's -#22nd 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 - Tuesday Céilidh -2017 KitchenFest! @ $10 at door | All ages; Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Karen Beaton, Catherine Hawley, Joey Beaton draws for 10 door prizes will be made; NOTE 7:30pm to 9:30pm-this week only!! The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @ $10 Featuring: Evans & Doherty Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music provided by -Donna Marie DeWolfe & tba; 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 The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: - free movie night Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: ...2017 -Tuesday Ceilidhs. #22nd: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 7:30pm to 9pm - Céilidh KitchenFest 2017 Featuring: Mike Hall, Joe MacMaster, Kimberley Fraser, Goiridh Dòmhnullach Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 10:30am to noon - Cultural Demonstrations-; @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh- @ $15 at door for Céilidh and meal | All ages; Featuring: Siobhan Beaton 1pm to 2pm - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 7pm to 9pm - A Night with Beòlach and Friends- @ $25 | All ages; Featuring: Beòlach, Scott Macmillan, Cormier Duo, Siobhan Beaton Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...Blas Math Lunchtown Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: 12:15pm to 1pm - 'Blas Math!' -Lunchtime Ceilidh with Cape Breton Music; @ $ 15; in MacKenzie hall St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Sydney (Suidni) Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes Governor’s Pub: .....2017 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at Governors- @ $10 ; Featuring: Ray Mattie The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Old Triangle-; No Cover Charge Featuring: McGinty

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Wednesday, July 5th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: 6:30pm to 8:30pm - with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - GoArts 20th Anniversary Exhibit; Library and Main Street Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: McGinty Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2017 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Doryman-; @ $10 Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Hailee LeFort, Kathleen Poirier Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius 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-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge- @ $10 | All ages; Featuring: Kimberley Fraser, Rankin MacInnis, Adam Young, Mary Beth Carty Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 2pm to 3pm - Milling Frolic at The Highland Village-; @ Regular Admission Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 11:30am to 3pm - KitchenFest! Lunch Ceilidh- Glenn Graham, Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort & Allan Dewar; free Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2017..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @ $10 Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Howie MacDonald, Wendy MacIsaac, Sandy MacDonald 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! 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 11pm - Concert & Dance at the Normaway-KitchenFest! 2017; @ $10 | All ages Featuring: Rannie MacLellan, Douglas Cameron, Robert Deveaux, Hilda Chiasson, Maybelle Chisholm-McQueen with a caller; presented in partnership with the Gaelic College 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #34th 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Pleasant Bay Lone Sheiling: 24734 Cabot Trail: 1pm to 3pm - Piper at The Lone Shieling-KitchenFest 2017; @ Free | All ages Featuring: Rankin MacInnis Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh- @ $15 for Céilidh and meal | All ages; Featuring: Brienne MacDonald 1pm to 2pm - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 7pm to 9pm - College Connections-in the Hall of Clans @ $25 All ages; Featuring: Nuallan, Fileanta, Cape Breton Fiddlers' Association, Dominique Dodge, Brienne MacDonald 10:30pm to midnight - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...Blas Math Lunchtown Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: 12:15pm to 1pm - 'Blas Math!' -Lunchtime Ceilidh with Cape Breton Music; @ $ 15; in MacKenzie hall St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch- @ $10 ; Featuring: Brian MacDonald, Colin Grant, Marion Dewar, Scott Macmillan Marina: ...Concerts by the Sea: 32 Lions Ave.: 902-226-3983: 6pm to 7:30pm - .Concerts by the Sea Sydney (Suidni) Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: - host – Mike Barron 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Traditional Cape Breton Style Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner @ $11.99 Plus ANDREW DOYLE is playing from 7-11pm. FREE ADMISSION 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Old Triangle-; @ No Cover Charge Featuring: Mike Barron, Colin Rankin, Kolten MacDonell, Cyril MacPhee Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Waterfront Centre- @ $10 Featuring: Evans & Doherty

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Thursday, July 6th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: 7pm - beginner Gaelic Classes ; 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic with Mairi Britten; @ $ 60 for 8 weeks 902-968-0316 mairidannsa@gmail.com 7pm to 8pm - Step Dancing with Mairi Britton; intermediate & beginner [ corner of Main and Sydney [red door in back of building at 220 Main '; @$ 50 [ 8 classes ] [ mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0361 ] Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - GoArts 20th Anniversary Exhibit; Library and Main Street The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: 9pm - Jazz session Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-; @ $10 Featuring: Dawn & Margie Beaton, Joël Chiasson, Brent Chaisson 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: 2pm to 4pm - J.P. Cormier at Rita’s Tea Room-2017 KitcheFest!; @ $29.95 plus tax Featuring: J.P. Cormier Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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 - Dance at the Glencoe Mills Hall-KitchenFest! 2017; @ $8 | All ages Featuring: Mike Hall, Douglas Cameron, Lawrence Cameron, Pius MacIsaac Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge- @ $10 | All ages; Featuring: Gabrielle MacLellan, Tom Daniels, Susan MacLean, Gerry McDaniel Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: ...Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: - 8pm-family Ceilidh; all ages ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 Namara Club: 21 Varnier Lane: 6:30pm to 9pm - Carmen MacArthur Beginner Gaelic 10 weeks for $75. caroline_camer@hotmail.com 902 258-5768 With the support of NS Office of Gaelic Affairs Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2017 July 1st to 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion- @ $10 ; Featuring: All Fired Up, Cyril MacPhee Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh at the Highland Village-; @ Regular Admission Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: 4237 Hwy 223: 902-725-2178: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Iona Legion-KitcheFest!; @ $10 , Ages19 + Cash Only Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 11:30am to 3pm - KitchenFest! Lunch Ceilidh- Wendy MacIsaac, Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar; free 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 Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: - Louisbourg at night - Canada C3 -sailing expedition visits Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: .....2017..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @ $10 Featuring: Brian Doyle, Scott Macmillan, Décota McNamara, Cormier Duo 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! 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: 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Port Hood (Sestico) Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: 7pm to 9pm - ; local entertainment Reserve Mines Volunteer Fire Dept. Recreation centre: ...2017 July 6th to 9th--20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival: 902-849-4309: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival town: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival 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.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: 7pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts -Country, Folk, Pop or Celtic music; @$ 10 South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: 7pm to 9pm - Square Dance Lessons ; For beginner to seasoned dancers. @ $5 per session. [ call Cathy at 902-800-0738 or Jim at 902-701-0601 ]. St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 10:30am to noon - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh- @ $15 for Céilidh and meal | All ages; Featuring: Abigail MacDonald 1pm to 2pm - Cultural Demonstrations- @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 5pm to 6:30pm - Traditional Codfish Supper- @ $15 | All ages 7pm to 9pm - Songwriters’ Circle- @ $25 All ages Featuring: Bruce Guthro, Gordie Sampson, Heather Rankin, Goiridh Dòmhnullach, Abigail MacDonald Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...Blas Math Lunchtown Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: 12:15pm to 1pm - 'Blas Math!' -Lunchtime Ceilidh with Cape Breton Music; @ $ 15; in MacKenzie hall St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch- @ $10 ; Featuring: Evans & Doherty Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at Governors- @ $10 Featuring: Dara MacDonald, Brenda Stubbert, Kolten MacDonell, Allie Bennett Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Marion Bridge ; @$ 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. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Old Triangle-The Old Triangle Pub, Sydney; @ No Cover Charge Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Ryan J. MacNeil, Trevor Kellock, Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2017 July 6th to Aug 3rd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: - 'Makin' Waves' festival; sponsored by Sydney Credit Union, CBMIC, 6pm - a FREE outdoor concert Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 7pm - jam sessions;

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Friday, July 7th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Chisholm Park: .....Art Fair: 6pm to 9pm - The Antigonish Art Fair presents a set of five events celebrating the artists of Nova Scotia... Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - GoArts 20th Anniversary Exhibit; Library and Main Street Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2017 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Baddeck Legion-; $10 Featuring: Karen Beaton, Hailee LeFort, Lawrence Cameron, Darrell Keigan 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) Fire Hall: RTE #223-3810 Grand Narrows Hwy: 46°05.778′N 60°30.492′W: 902-871-2655: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Boisdale Hall-KitcheFest! 2017; @ $10 | All ages Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: ...2017 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Doryman-; @ $10 Featuring: Douglas Cameron, Joe MacMaster, Hilda Chiasson, Brent Chaisson Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment Visitor Information Centre: 15584 Cabot Trail: 902-224-2642: 8pm - Gaelic Milling Frolic 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: 2017 July 7th to 9th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - 10 am CAP Day Activities 1 pm Open House & Family Activities - Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days; Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - Kevin & Pius & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2017 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh at the Keltic Lodge-; @ $10 | All ages Featuring: Leanne Aucoin, Stephanie MacDonald, Kolten MacDonell, 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 to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2017 July 1st to 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion- @ $10 Featuring: Evans & Doherty Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: ....Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest!...: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: 11am to 1pm - Guided Storytelling Tour & Milling Frolic- @ $25. | All ages 2pm to 3pm - Milling Frolic-; @ Regular Admission Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2017 July 1st to 7th--#4th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: - #4th Annual KitchenFest. all over Cape Breton island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 9:30am to 4:30pm - Celtic Culture Demonstration with Joe MacMaster, Hailie LeFort, Jasmyn MacDonald; 9:30am to 1:30pm - Coastal Trails Musical Walking Tour; @$ 20+ tax; [1.5 hours with 30 min. lunch stop). Homemade picnic lunch and beverage, musical guide, 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 11:30am to 3pm - KitchenFest! Lunch Ceilidh- Mike Hall, Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort & Allan Dewar; free Liscomb Mills Liscombe Lodge: 2884 Highway # 7: 902-779-2307, 1-800-665-6343: 9pm to 11pm - John Gracie 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: .....2017..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 9pm to midnight - Pub Night at the Red Shoe-; @ $10 Featuring: Donna Marie DeWolfe, Brent Aucoin, Kimberley Fraser, Pius MacIsaac 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest! Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Mulgrave Town: .....2017 July 7th to 16th-#36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival: - #36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room 8pm to 10pm - Bruce Guthro's songwriter's circle; Bruce Guthro, Sam Moon, Laura Smith, Kim Dunn K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: 10pm to 1am - Friday Night Socials @ $5 town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [April 14th, 28th, ] Reserve Mines Volunteer Fire Dept. Recreation centre: ...2017 July 6th to 9th--20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival: 902-849-4309: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival town: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: 10pm to 1am - SW Margaree Square Dance-2017 KitchenFest!; @ $8 | Ages 19+ Featuring: Ian MacDougall, Dawn Beaton, Joël Chiasson, Sandy MacDonald St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: - #4th Annual KitchenFest -all over CB island http://www.gaeliccollege.edu/kitchenfest/ 10:30am to noon - Cultural Demonstrations-Colaisde na Gàidhlig | The Gaelic College, St. Ann's @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh-Colaisde na Gàidhlig | The Gaelic College, St. Ann's @ $15 for Céilidh and meal | All ages; Featuring: Mary Elizabeth and Elizabeth MacInnis 1pm to 2pm - Cultural Demonstrations-Colaisde na Gàidhlig | The Gaelic College, St. Ann's @ $8 – Adults $6 – Children under 12 $20 – Family (2 adults, 2 children) 11pm to 2am - KitchenFest! Kitchen Party-@ $20 Ages 19+ Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Troy MacGillivray, Mairi Rankin, Cyril MacPhee, Buddy MacDonald Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...Blas Math Lunchtown Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: 12:15pm to 1pm - 'Blas Math!' -Lunchtime Ceilidh with Cape Breton Music; @ $ 15; in MacKenzie hall St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: .....Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the MacBouch-; @ $10 Featuring: Melody Cameron, Stan Chapman, Adam Young, Derrick Cameron, Bonny Jean MacDonald Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Tribe Of One ; @$ 25 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 5pm to 8pm - after work tunes with Duane Nardocchio; come and join in Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2017 July 6th to Aug 3rd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: - 'Makin' Waves' festival; sponsored by Sydney Credit Union, CBMIC, Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-July 1st to 7th, 2017: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the Waterfront Centre-; @ $10 Featuring: McGinty

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Saturday, July 8th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games The People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - GoArts 20th Anniversary Exhibit; Library and Main Street Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 5pm - fiddle ceilidh Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Dartmouth Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 3pm to 6pm - Fiddle Saturday afternoon a host with guests Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: 8pm - entertainment 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 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: 2017 July 7th to 9th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - TBA Workshops TBA & A Visit to Mamie’s Alpaca Farm, 84 MacEachern Rd, Glendale - Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days; Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - MacInnis Sisters & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Glen Halifax (Halafacs) Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: 11am to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 Mill Road Social Enterprises.: 20 Mill Road: 11am to 2pm - # 7th annual Village farmer's market; 2015 July & August [contact Anne Little 902-258-2832, inverness.cw@ns.sympatico.ca ] 2016 Nov 26th-music by Sandy Gillis 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: - Melody & Derrick Cameron 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] Liscomb Mills Liscombe Lodge: 2884 Highway # 7: 902-779-2307, 1-800-665-6343: 9pm to 11pm - John Gracie Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm - Matthew Earhart; @$ 19 L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday Mulgrave Town: .....2017 July 7th to 16th-#36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival: - #36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival 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 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: 3pm to 7pm - weekly jam session; Come and show off your talent. All proceeds go to Junior Sailing. Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town: ...2017 July 8th to 10th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days ; nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com - Family Dance 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 Hawkesbury (An Gut) Granville Green: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Port Hood (Sestico) Allen MacInnis Arena-grounds: ...2017 July 8th -#11th Annual Lobster Picnic: #45 Wharf Rd.: 46°01.030′N 61°32.153′W: 902-787-2083: - #11th Annual Lobster Picnic; games, horseshoe tournament, tug-of-war, boat tours, musical entertainment, a farmers market, and of course, delicious lobster! 902-787-2568 Reserve Mines Volunteer Fire Dept. Recreation centre: ...2017 July 6th to 9th--20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival: 902-849-4309: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival town: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival River John (Abhainn Eòin) Royal Canadian Legion Memorial Garden: 11am - Read by the Sea 2017; with authors Christy-Ann Conlin, Lesley Crewe, and Dean Jobb. & Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 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: - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] 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 Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - The 25Th Annual Putnam Country Spelling Bee ; @$ 40 Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2017 July 6th to Aug 3rd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: - 'Makin' Waves' festival; sponsored by Sydney Credit Union, CBMIC, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free;

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Sunday, July 9th 2017

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Highland Society: .. 2017 July 2nd to 9th-#154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games 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 here http://yourlisten.com/989XFM 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Highland Games: ...2017 July 2nd to 9th, #154th Annual Antigonish Highland Games: Columbus Field: - #154st Annual Antigonish Highland Games 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 People's Place Library: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: - GoArts 20th Anniversary Exhibit; Library and Main Street 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, Baddeck (Badaig) Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: - Buddy MacDonald 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: - A dinner/concert series , hosted by Kim Dunn and featuring special guests Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - daily local entertainment 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 Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests 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' Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party 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: 2017 July 7th to 9th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: - Feis a' Bhràigh -#56th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days; 2pm - Traditional Outdoor Concert, on Glendale Parish Grounds. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: - free Ceilidh's in the Washback Pub, 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeils & 8pm to 10pm-Kevin & Pius Halifax (Halafacs) Harrietsfield Williamswood Community Centre: 1138 Old Sambro Road: 902-220-7720: 8pm to 10:30pm - Jam session; 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 to 5pm - 'Hands Dancing' 2017-Celebrate Canada 150 The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: 7pm to 10pm - open traditional Celtic Music session, hosts Hailee LeFort & more Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime. Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Sunday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton ] 2pm to 5pm - Joe MacMaster & friends; ;@$ 8 Louisbourg Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm - Helen MacDonald, Scott MacKenzie, Dawn and Kyle Gillis; @$ 19 Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market -local produce, crafts, entertainment, come Join us for lunch; The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: 4pm to 7pm - Wendy MacIsaac Mulgrave Town: .....2017 July 7th to 16th-#36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival: - #36 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival 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 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town: ...2017 July 8th to 10th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days ; nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com - Parade, Activities, Road Race Pictou (Phiogto) Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor 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 Camereon MacEachern 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: .......2017 July 2nd to August 6th-#24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-2591: - #24th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts town-wide: ....2017 July 1st to 9th-#52nd Annual Festival of the Strait: - #52nd Annual Festival of the Strait ; 2017 Tall ships Reserve Mines Volunteer Fire Dept. Recreation centre: ...2017 July 6th to 9th--20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival: 902-849-4309: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival town: - 20th Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] town: ....2017 July 9th to 16th-#2nd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: 2pm - grand opening ; 7pm to 10pm-"Old Friends", Cyril Mac Phee & Roger Stone, Doug Sampson Reunion Show @ Lions hall Sydney (Suidni) Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: 8pm - Dream -a 1950's Midsummer Musical; Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2017 July 6th to Aug 3rd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: - 'Makin' Waves' festival; sponsored by Sydney Credit Union, CBMIC,



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