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Northern Cape Breton Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) town: ....2018 July 8th to 15th--Sea Harvest Festival: 902-383-2690: Jul 8th to 15th - Sea Harvest Festival: wildosahn@gmail.com Jul 8th - 11am - guided Hike The Trail Head, [ 3 hours ]@ $100-[lobster dinner included] pre register at cabottrailadventures@gmail.com - noon to 4pm - lobster dinner in Meat Cove; @$ 25; fundraiser for the sea wall trail project Jul 9th - 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain - 7:30pm to 8:30pm - Speaker Series North Highland Community Museum ; @$ 10 Jul 10th - 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain Jul 11th - 5pm - Chace the Ace in Bay St. Lawrence; @$5+ - 6pm - Crib Tournament; @ $10 (Includes Snack) = Bay St. Lawrence Community Centre - 7pm to 9pm - Live Music at the Markland, Dingwall with Deron O'Donnobhain Jul 12th - 9am to 5pm - Throwback Thursday: Museums are Free-Cape North - 9am to 5pm - Throwback Thursday: Museums are Free-St. Paul Island Lighthouse Museum-Dingwall Jul 13th - fill in Friday, Guided Whale Watching, Kayking, Hiking and Cycling Tours.Shop Jul 14th - 10am to 1pm - Cape North Farmers Market; - noon to 5pm-Mountain Pine Fish n Zips; @ $45 =in South Harbour; come zipline Jul 15th - 8am to noon - Bay St. Lawrence Fishing Derby and Crab Festival; @$ 10 derby at Bay St. Lawrence Wharf - noon - Crab Festival while supplies last @ $15 =Bay St. Lawrence Firehall Jul 16th - oysters and guided bike tour[ 16km-3 hours]

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Northern Inverness Area Petit-Étang Information Centre Theatre-Cape Breton highlands National Park: 2017 Sept 8th to 17th--Hike the Highland Festival: 16648 Cabot Trail: Jul 4th - 1pm to 3pm - KitchenFest -Piper at The Skyline Trail Free | All ages; Featuring: Rankin MacInnis Chéticamp town-La Société Saint-Pierre: .. 2017 August 3rd to 7th-#42nd Annual Festival de l'Escaouette: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 902-224-2642, 902-224-1876: Jul 25th - 7:30pm - Ryan et Alexandre town-: ...2018 June 29th to July 1st-Dance Festival: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: Jun 29th to Jul 1st - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Jul 1st - 10:30am - mass at Eglise Saint-Pierre 2pm to 4pm-family activities at CB Highlands national park 7:30pm-dance conert at Place des arts Pere-Anselme-Chiasson Doryman's tavern: ...2018 Kitchefest!: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: Jun 30th - 3pm to 6pm - Afternoon Pub @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham, Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis- Jul 1st - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Kolten MacDonell, Mary Beth Carty- Jul 2nd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Hall, Doug Lamey, Hilda Chiasson, Brian Doyle- Jul 3rd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Wendy MacIsaac, Tracey MacNeil, Dave MacIsaac- Jul 4th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Robert Deveaux, Kathleen Poirier- Jul 6th - 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Richard Wood, Jeff Gosse, Lawrence Cameron, David Rankin- Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: every Saturday - 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Jun 23rd - 2pm to 6pm - Douglas Cameron & Kathleen Poirier - 8pm - Serge Calssie & Scott & Gerald Delhunty; Robert Bouchard Jun 26th - 8pm to 11pm - Chrissy Crowley & Jason Roach Jun 30th - 3pm to 6pm - Kitchenfest starts with Rodney, Glenn, Mac, Patrick - 9pm - Drafted Jul 1st to 6th - Kitchen fest music Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: Jun 28th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Jul 4th, 12th, 18th, & 26th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Aug 1st, 9th, 15th, 23rd, & 29th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson Auditorium-NDA: 15118 Cabot Trail: 46°37.511′N 61°00.959′W: 902-224-1876, 902-224-2642: Jun 29th to Jul 1st - Dance Festival; three main stage shows at La Place des arts Père Anselme-Chiasson, a Sunday parade , several workshops and mini shows in the Chéticamp community and surrounding area. Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: Jun 29th, 30th, & Jul 1st - 7:30pm - return of the Dance Festival with six dance troops from all over Acadia. @$ 15+ Jul 12th to 29th - 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Jul 25th - 7:30pm - Alexandre et Ryan Aug 1st to 4th - 7:30pm - Gélas - La réunion.; @$15 [ 10year anniversary of the creation of Gélas! ] bring together the original cast of the show of 2008. [ Jerémie Poirier, Alexandre Poirier, Ryan Doucette, Justin Aucoin, Stephanie Aucoin Craig, Sylvie (Doucet) Aucoin, Chris Babineau, and Colin Grant. ] L'Eglise Saint Pierre: Aug 5th - 7:30pm - #125 anniversary celebration; with Ronald Bourgeois, Lina Boudreau, Scott Macmillan, MIchel Aucoin Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: Jun 24th - Chrissy Crowley Jun 26th - 7pm to 9pm - Andrew & Dwayne Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: every Saturday - 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' every Sunday - 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Monday - 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Grand-Étang Le Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot Trail Rd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: Jul 20th & 22nd - La Société Mi-Carême will host Festival Masque et Mer Belle-Côte Community Centre: .....2018 July 25th to 29th-Belle Côte Days: 10615 Cabot Trail: Jul 25th to 29th - Belle Côte Days; [ 902-235-2611 : john.poupore@ns.sympatico.ca ]

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Margaree Area East Margaree behind St. Michael’s Church: ... 2018 August 10th to 12th-#7th Annual Margaree Highland Games (MHG): 1181 East Margaree Rd.: 902-235-2744: Aug 10th to 12th - #7th Annual Margaree Highland Games (MHG); 902-224-7547 : audrey2744@icloud.com Northeast Margaree (Acarsaid Mhargaraidh) town-Cranton Crossroads Community Centre: ...2018 July 6th to 8th- NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days: 1-902-248-2589: Jul 6th to 8th - NE Margaree Firefighter’s Fun Days; [ 902-248-2589 : nemargareefire1954@hotmail.com ] Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: Jun 29th - Chrissy Crowley Jul 6th - 9:30pm to 12:30am - Kitchenfest -Adult Square Dance $8 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Hall, Robert Deveaux, Pius MacIsaac - 9pm to midnight Jul 13th - Kinnon Beaton Jul 20th - Chrissy Crowley Jul 27th - Glenn Graham Aug 3rd - Shelly Campbell Aug 10th - Rodney Macdonald Aug 17th - Douglas Cameron St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: Jun 30th - 8pm - Canada Day Kickoff Concert with CÒIG & Lena Murphy; @$ 10 sponsored by the Margaree Area Development Authority- MADA. 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: every Wednesday(from 2018 Jul 4th) - 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year!! Jul 4th - 8pm to 10pm - Kitchenfest Concert and Dance ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Colin Grant, Doug Lamey, John Pellerin, Lawrence Cameron Broad Cove (An Caolas Leathann) St Margaret’s of Scotland parish grounds: ....2018 July 29th-62nd Annual Broad Cove Scottish Concert: Broad Cove Marsh Rd: 46°15.294′N 61°16.105′W: Jul 29th - 62nd Annual Broad Cove Scottish Concert; [ 902-258-2961 : ccmacquarrie@gmail.com ] Broad Cove Banks Banks Head Schoolhouse: .... 2018 August 6th & 7th-#8 Annual Free Outdoor concert: 399 Broadcove Banks Rd.: 46°12.853′N 61°20.006′W: 902-258-2222: Aug 6th & 7th - 6pm to midnight - #8 Annual Free Outdoor concert Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: every Monday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. every Thursday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Inverness (An Sithean) Town wide: .... 2018 July 23rd to 29th-Inverness Gathering Summer Festival: Jul 23rd to 29th - Inverness Gathering Summer Festival; [ 902-258-2751 : margie.beaton@invernesscounty.ca ] Fire Hall: ...Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: Jul 5th - 8pm to 9:30pm - Kitchenfest Youth Céilidh-; $10 at door | all ages Fire Hall: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: Jul 27th - 8pm to 2am - #11th annual Pub night with Paul Lamb & Wreckhouse, opening act is Jamie Fontaine; @$ 20 ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: every Tuesday(from 2018 Jul 3rd to 2018 Aug 14th) - 6pm to 7pm - inFlux Festival; Jun 30th to Jul 29th - 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit - 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: ...2018 June 29th July 7th -Kitchenfest: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-3233, 902-258-2961: Jun 29th - 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Buddy MacDonald, Dara MacDonald, Hailee LeFort, Campbell Hart Jun 30th - 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Douglas Cameron, Mike Barron, Hilda Chiasson, Paul MacDonald- Jul 1st - 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Joe MacMaster, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Cyril MacPhee- Jul 6th - 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brenda Stubbert, Donny LeBlanc, Kolten MacDonell, Blanche Sophocleous- Jul 7th - 7pm to 10pm - Pub Night at the Inverness Legion $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Beech Hill, Stuart Cameron, Kevin Levesconte- The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: Jul 1st - 3pm to 5pm - live music with Katie MacDonald & Campbell Hart - 7pm to 10pm - Eddie Cummings Scotsville (Bun Na h-Aibhne) Lake Ainslie Fire Hall: ... Friday ceilidh: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-756-2790, 902-258-2442: Jul 20th, 27th, Aug 3rd, 10th, & 17th - 7pm to 9pm - ceilidh hosted by the Fire Dept fundraising committee; @$ 6 Jul 20th - 7pm to 9pm - Shelly Campbell & friends Jul 27th - 7pm to 9pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & friends Aug 3rd - 7pm to 9pm - James MacLean & Patrick Gillis dueling guitars Aug 10th - 7pm to 9pm - Kyle & Dawn Gillis Aug 17th - 7pm to 9pm - Lisa Cameron & Vern MacDougall Lake Ainslie (Loch Ainslidh) Fire Hall: ... 2018 July 4th to 7th- #46th annual-Lake Ainslie Firemen's Ceilidh Days: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-258-2546, 902-258-3236: Jul 4th - Merchandise Bingo - great prizes to be won Jul 5th - Adult Pub Night with live music by Darrell Keigan Jul 6th - Roast Beef Dinner & Dessert Jul 7th - Parade Day, BBQ, Bake Sale, Children's Games, Games of Chance, lots of fun for everyone!

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SouthWestern Inverness Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: ...Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 1pm to 3pm, 8pm to 10pm. ‡: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178′N 61°19.037′W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Jun 23rd - 1pm to 3pm - the MacNeil Family - 8pm to 10pm - Glen MacEachern & Kevin Levesconte Jun 24th - 1pm to 3pm - the MacNeil Family - 8pm to 10pm - Neil MacDonald & Kevin Levesconte Jun 25th - 1pm to 3pm - Pius MacIsaac - 8pm to 10pm - Kevin Levesconte Jun 26th - 1pm to 3pm - Stewart Cameron & Pius MacIsaac - 8pm to 10pm - Stephanie MacDonald & Sandra Gillis Brook Village (Baile Beag Na h-Aibhne) St. John the Baptist Hall: .... Monday Adult Square Dances; 9:30pm to 1am @ $ 8, ID's 19+: 6432 Rte.#252: 46°03.071′N 61°17.840′W: 902-945-2240: 9:30pm to 1am-Monday Adult Square Dances; @ $ 8, ID's 19+ Jun 25th - 9:30pm - to 1am-Rodney MacDonald, Margie Beaton, Kenneth MacKenzie, Colin MacDonald Jul 2nd - 9:30pm - KitchenFest-adult Square Dance with Glenn Graham, Donna Marie DeWolfe, Tracey MacNeil, Junior Fraser; @@$ 8, 19+ Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Jun 30th, Jul 14th, 28th, & Aug 11th - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou Coal Mines (Mèinn a' Ghuail) Finlay Point Wharf: ...2018 August 12th-Annual Ceilidh on the Wharf: 65 Mabou Mines Branch,: 46°05.168′N 61°26.631′W: Aug 12th - Annual Ceilidh on the Wharf; @$ 10 Mabou (An Drochaid) Community Parish Hall: ..Karen & Joey Beaton's -#23rd Annual Tuesday Night Ceilidhs: 11538 Hwy # 19: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Karen-fiddle & MC Joey-piano with a weekly guest -7:30pm to 9pm- @ $ 8 Jul 3rd - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh $10 at door | All ages guests: Mike Hall, Kathleen Poirier; Draws for 10 door prizes will be made Jul 10th - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Kinnon Beaton Jul 17th - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is John Pellerin Jul 24th - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Rodney MacDonald Jul 31st - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Glenn Graham Aug 7th - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Mary Elizabeth & Elizabeth MacInnis Aug 14th - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Kinnon Wallace & James MacLean Aug 21st - 7:30pm to 9pm - guest is Stuart Cameron & Cullen MacInnis St.Josephs Renewal Centre: 2018 July 23rd to 27th--​​​Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-2392: Jul 23rd to 27th - Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance; with instructors;-Melody Cameron, Gerard Beaton , Margie & Dawn Beaton, Jenny MacKenzie, Melanie MacDonald, John Pellerin; And speakers;-Rodney MacDonald, Harvey Beaton, Mary Janet MacDonald, Minnie MacMaster, Dr. Pat Ballantyne, Sarah & Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Paul MacNeil; http://www.capebretonstepdance.com/ Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: ......2018 July 12th to Aug 23rd-CURRENTS Summer series: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: every Thursday(from 2018 Jul 12th) - 7:30pm - CURRENTS Summer series- ON STAGE; with Cape Breton-made beers, wines and whisky {Only 110 seats} Jul 12th - 7:30pm - Maxim & Gervais Cormier Jul 19th - 7:30pm - Dave Sampson Jul 26th - 7:30pm - Reeny Smith Aug 2nd - 7:30pm - Brent Aucoin Aug 9th - 7:30pm - Keith Mullins Aug 16th - 7:30pm - Sean McCann Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Jul 17th, 24th, 31st, & Aug 14th - 7:30pm - Marion Bridge-a Boardmore theatre Production Aug 5th - 4pm to 5:30pm - Ole Opry with Lynn Chisholm: The Classics; The Bridge - An Drochaid Museum: 11513 Main St.: 902-945-2311: Jun 23rd - 7pm - a presentation from Shamus Y. MacDonald Ph.D. tea and srubag will be provided The Red Shoe Pub: .....2018..Kitchenfest!: Main St.: 902-945-2996: Jun 29th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest begins; Mike Barron, Donna Marie De Wolf, Jackie Dunn Mac Isaac, Kenny Stewart; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Jun 30th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest begins with Bonny Jean MacDonald, Kevin Levesconte, Brian Doyle, Scott Macmillan; @$ 10 Jul 1st - 9pm to midnight - kitchenfest with Còig; @$ 10 Jul 2nd - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with Evans & Doherty, Brian MacDonald, Marion Dewar; @$ 10 Jul 3rd - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-All Fired Up, Maggie Beaton Jul 4th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Robbie Fraser, Stuart Cameron, Junior Fraser, Amanda MacDougall Jul 5th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Mike Hall, Joel MacMaster, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Clifford Carter Jul 6th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Rodney MacDonald, Glenn Graham, Brent Chaisson, Joel Chaisson Jul 7th - 9pm to midnight - KitchenFest with-Angus MacKenzie, Calum MacKenzie, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tom Daniels The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: Jun 23rd - 7pm - Joe Mac Master & Friends Jun 24th - 4pm - Glen Graham & Friends ; @$ 8 Jun 25th to 27th - 5pm - Hailee Le Fort Jun 28th - 8pm - music-Mitch MacDonald; @$ 8 Jun 29th to Jul 7th - Kitchenfest starts. Jul 8th - 4pm to 7pm - Chrissy Crowley & friends; Jul 9th to 11th - 5pm to 7pm - Donna Marie DeWolf & Friends Jul 12th - 9pm to midnight - Tristen Legg; @$ 8 Jul 13th - 9pm to midnight - Kenneth, Calum & Angus Mac Kenzie; @$ 8 Jul 14th - tba Jul 15th - 4pm to 7pm - Karen Beaton & Joey Beaton ; @ $8 Jul 16th to 18th - 5pm to 7pm - Derrick and Melody Cameron Jul 19th - 9pm to midnight - Rankin MacInnis & Friends ; @$ 8 Jul 20th - 9pm to midnight - Rachael Davis & Friends ; @$ 8 Jul 21st - 7pm to 9pm - Bonny Jean Mac Donald & Friends Jul 22nd - 4pm to 7pm - Robbie Fraser & Friends ; @ $8 Jul 23rd & 24th - 5pm to 7pm - Joe MacMaster & Friends Jul 25th - 5pm to 7pm - Darrell Keigan- Jul 26th - 9pm to midnight - MacQuarrie Brothers; @$ 8 Jul 27th - 9pm to midnight - Shelley Campbell & Friends; @$ 8 Jul 28th - 7pm to 9pm - Donna Marie Dewolf Jul 29th - 4pm to 7pm - Mike Hall & Friends ; @ $8- Jul 30th & 31st - 5pm to 7pm - Lisa Cameron -- 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: every Saturday - 9pm - year round square dances -musicians to be announced @ $8 person , children under 12 free; Jun 23rd - 9pm - Chrissy Crowely Joël Chiasson Jun 30th - 9pm - Kitchen Fest=Family Square Dance $8 | all ages Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Orianna MacNeil West Mabou Hall: 902-945-2816: Jul 18th - 7:30pm - Dance Pathways; @$ 10; with Melody Cameron & Matthew Olwell; Cape Breton Step Dance, Cape Breton Fiddle, Scotch Four, Inverness County Square Set, Flatfooting, Clogging, Tap, Step Dance, Irish Flute & Bodhran, with guest fiddler=Donna Marie DeWolfe; come watch and participate!! 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. Jul 1st - Douglas Cameron & Mac Morin. Jul 5th - 9pm to midnight - kitchenfest-Family Square Dance ; $8 | All ages Featuring: Richard Wood, Robbie Fraser, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Pius MacIsaac Jul 12th - Kolten MacDonell & Leanne Aucoin. Jul 19th - Mary E. MacInnis Sarah & Elizabeth MacInnis, Joe MacMaster. Jul 26th - Kenneth MacKenzie & guest Aug 2nd - Mike Hall & Joël Chiasson. Aug 9th - The youth fiddlers, Tracy MacNeil. Aug 16th - Olivier, ,Julien, Paryse Broussard. Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 Jun 23rd - 6pm to 9pm - Mike Hall Jun 30th - 6pm to 9pm - Sandy Gillis & Stephen Doiron Jul 7th - 6pm to 9pm - Lynn Chisholm & friends Jul 14th - 8pm to 11pm - Robert Bouchard Jul 21st - 6pm to 9pm - DJ MacGillivray & Darlene Ellis Jul 28th - 6pm to 9pm - CLOSED Aug 4th - 6pm to 9pm - Lionel LeBlanc Aug 11th - 6pm to 9pm - Jerry McDaniel Aug 18th - 6pm to 9pm - Mike Hall Jul 6th - 6pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest -Pub Night ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Wendy MacIsaac, Tracey MacNeil, Brennan MacDonald Allen MacInnis Arena-grounds: ...TD Wealth Port Hood Triathlon: #45 Wharf Rd.: 46°01.030′N 61°32.153′W: 902-631-4695: Aug 11th - Port Hood Kids Triathlon; 902-623-2272 : lychiasson@gmail.com Ages 7 and up, 8/9-Swim 50m, bike 750m, run 500m Ages 10/11 and 12/13-Swim 150m, bike 2000m, run 1500m Aug 12th - TD Wealth Port Hood Triathlon-; 902-623-2272 : lychiasson@gmail.com Central Park: Main St.: every Monday(from 2018 Jul 2nd) - 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Jul 2nd - Lynn Chisholm & friends Jul 9th - fiddler TBA Jul 16th - The Boys From the Hood Jul 23rd - Mike Mac Innis Jul 30th - DJ Mac Gillivray & The Corner Connection Aug 6th - Lynn Chisholm & friends Aug 13th - Hugh John Beaton Aug 20th - Dan Doiron Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: every Sunday - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Jun 24th - 6pm to 8pm - Neil & Colin MacQuarrie Murphy's Pond: Jul 14th - 1pm to 8pm - Murphy's Pond 1st Annual Music Fest; [Lynn Chisholm] entertainment by Robert Bouchard, Dan Doiron, Bill Spears, Lynn Chisholm & friends, Tracey Mac Neil & family, DJ Mac Gillivray, We’koqma’q drummers, and many more. hosted by The Port Hood Area Development Society (PHADS) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Jul 6th - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; every Friday(from 2018 Jul 6th) - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...2018 July 1st to 7th--#5th Annual KitchenFest...Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jul 1st - 2pm to 5pm - KitchenFest! Sunday Ceilidh; :$10 Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tracey Dares MacNeil, & Tom Daniels Jul 2nd - 11:30am to 3pm - kitchenfest lunch Céilidh; Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Jul 3rd - 11:30am to 3pm - kitchenfest lunch Céilidh Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Jul 4th - 11:30am to 3pm - kitchenfest lunch Céilidh ; @ Free Admission | all ages Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Jul 5th - 11:30am to 3pm - kitchenfest lunch Céilidh ; Free Admission | All ages Featuring: Glenn Graham, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Jul 6th - 11:30am to 3pm - kitchenfest lunch Céilidh ;Free Admission | All ages Featuring: Robbie Fraser, Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar- Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jun 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Rodney MacDonald & friends; @$ 8 Jul 1st - 2pm to 5pm - KitchenFest! Sunday Ceilidh; :$10 Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tracey Dares MacNeil, & Tom Daniels Jul 8th - 2pm to 5pm - Mairi Rankin & friends @ :$10 Jul 15th - 2pm to 5pm - Mike Hall & friends @ :$10 Jul 22nd - 2pm to 5pm - Shelly Campbell & friends @ :$10 Jul 29th - 2pm to 5pm - tba @ :$10 Aug 5th - 2pm to 5pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton @ :$8 Aug 12th - 5pm to 8pm - Glenn Graham & friends @ :$10 "Judique On The Floor" Sunday Ceilidh ** This week's Ceilidh starts following the Kintyre Farm Concert on River Denys Road. ** Aug 19th - 2pm to 5pm - tba @ :$10 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ..... Musical Walking tour: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9:30am - Musical Walking Tours: Advanced booking required. Book online or by phone at 1-902-787-2708. @$ 25 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jul 11th - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with Buddy MacDonald; @$ 5 Jul 18th - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with Jeremy White; @$ 5 Jul 25th - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with Lisa Cameron; @$ 5 Aug 1st - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with TBA; @$ 5 Aug 8th - 6pm to 9pm - Judique on the Floor supper pub with TBA; @$ 5 Aug 15th - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with TBA; @$ 5 Aug 22nd - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with TBA; @$ 5 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday(through 2018 Jun 29th) - 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission JRA Grounds: 2018 August 8th to 12th-Judique On the Floor Days: River Denys Rd.: Aug 8th to 12th - Judique On the Floor Days; [ 902-787-2374 : cindy.macdonald@srsb.ca ] St. Andrew’s Church: ....St.Andrew's Parish-200 Years': Jul 1st - 10am - mass with Bishop Brian Dunn 10:30am to 12:30pm-brunch at the Judique Community centre noon-tour of the church-unique features 1pm to 1:30pm-graveyard walking tour 1:30pm to 2:30pm-video presentation 1pm to 4pm-Storyteller;s Gallery-open for touring 2pm-Quilt display at St. Andrew's church 2pm to 5pm-Celtic Music Interpretative Centre-Kitchefest Ceilidh with Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tracey Dares MacNeil, & Tom Daniels 5pm to 6pm-children's events; ages 4 to 12 5pm to 7:30pm-BBQ at the Judique Community Centre 5pm to 9pm-bar at the Judique Community Centre 6pm to 7:30pm-entertainment at the Judique Community Centre 7:30pm-square set at the Judique Community Centre 9pm-fireworks at the Tartan guardens 10pm-pub at the Judique Fire Department with Tim MacIsaac

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Port Hawkesbury Area Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) town-wide: ....2018 July 1st to 8th-#53rd Annual Festival of the Strait: Jul 1st - noon to 2pm - “Oh Canada” Family Fun Day; at Granville Green - 7pm - Free Outdoor Concert Series Lennie Gallant with Special Guest: Cassie and Maggie Jul 2nd - 9am - Guided Tour of the Port Hawkesbury Community Trails Meet @Port Hawkebury Community Park Sponsored by the YMCA Port Hawkesbury Branch. - 10am to 11am - Story and Craft Time; Eastern Counties Regional Library, SAERC. (free) - 11am to 1pm - Seniors Picnic Luncheon; limited seating; @St Marks Church (Free) Sandwiches, drinks, and sweets. Free entertainment. - 4pm to 6pm - Family Baseball ; @Oaklee's Baseball Field (free) Bring your ball glove and bat/ball - 7pm - Cribbage Tournament at Branch #43 Legion; Call to register 902-625-2732 Jul 3rd - 7:30pm - The Port Hawkesbury Ceilidh -@Civic Centre Jul 4th - 6pm to 8pm - Royal Youth Talent Showcase; FREE @Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre, Jul 5th - 6pm - Cape Breton Culture Concert; @Granville Green, free - 9:30pm - Free Movie Under the Stars ; @Dusk Provincial Building Parking lot. FREE Family Feature: A Wrinkle in Time (2018) Late Night Feature: The Post (2017) Jul 6th - 8pm - Kitchen Party Pub w/ Eddie Cummings; at the Strait of Canso Yacht Club; FREE 19+ - 8pm - Parade of Sails and Lights at the Strait of Canso Yacht Club ; Jul 7th - 8am - Family Fun Run; at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre Sponsored by the Medicine Shoppe, Town of Port Hawkesbury & YMCA - 9am - KOC Free Pancake Breakfast ; @Port Hawkesbury Waterfront - 10am - Kid's Bike Parade;Port Hawkebury Community Park - 11am - Festival Fun Day ; @Port Hawkesbury Community Park. - 10pm - Pub by the sea with Three Finger Shot; @Waterfront $10 (19+ Jul 8th - 7pm - Free Outdoor Concert Series at the Granville Green; with Steven Page & Jon Hines - 10pm - Fireworks on the Waterfront 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreau every Sunday - 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com every Sunday - 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Carriage House Lounge: 825 Reeves St.: 902-625-5194: every Thursday - open mike with host Andre Pettipas every Saturday - DJ Dougle Hazzard Jul 6th - 8pm to 11pm - Kitchenfest Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Beech Hill, Seph Peters, Rénée Doucet Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: ...2018 July 3rd to Oct 2nd -Tuesday Ceilidhs. #24th: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 7:30pm to 9pm-with MC Bob MacEachern; Jul 3rd - 7:30pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Cyril MacPhee Jul 10th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Michael Hall | Mary MacMaster MacInnis | Elizabeth MacInnis | Sarah MacInnis Jul 17th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Glenn Graham | Kinnon and Betty Beaton | Gerry McDaniel Jul 24th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Wendy MacIsaac | Mac Morin | Brian MacDonald & Family Jul 31st - 7:30pm to 9pm - Joe MacMaster | Dara MacDonald | Adam Young | Steve MacIntyre | Claire & Regyn MacDonald Aug 7th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Mabou: MacNeil & MacQuarrie Families Aug 14th - 7:30pm to 9pm - All Fired Up | Harvey Beaton Aug 21st - 7:30pm to 9pm - Shelly Campbell | Allan Dewar | The Broussards | Rankin MacInnis Fire Hall: 309 Hiram street: Jul 15th & Aug 19th - 2pm to 5pm - jam session; Light lunch. Musicians free-Audience $ 5 [ Gail MacKay 902-302-9642 ] Proceeds to Anglican Church. Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: Jul 1st - 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest with: Lennie Gallant, opening with Cassie & Maggie MacDonald FREE Jul 8th - Steven Page opening with Jon Hines Jul 15th - Bruce Guthro opening with Jodi Guthro Jul 22nd - The Town Heroes opening with Party Boots Jul 29th - Rawlins Cross opening with The Hypochondriacs Aug 5th - Fred Penner opening with Dylan Menzie Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Jun 24th & Jul 22nd - 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Jul 1st & Aug 5th - 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]

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Bras d’Or Lakes Area Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Jul 4th, 18th, Aug 1st, & 15th - 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ....2018 July 6th to 8th-- Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Jul 6th to 8th - Feis a' Bhràigh -#57th Annual Glendale Ceilidh Days Jul 7th - 3pm to 6pm - Kitchenfest=Glendale Outdoor Concert ;$20 Adults | $10 Students | Free for ages 12 and under Featuring: Ashley MacIsaac, Patrick Lamey, Clare Sampson MacDonald and the Glendale Step Dancers, Johnny MacDonald, Rita Rankin, Broussard Family, Edna MacDonald, All Fired…& more - 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest=Square Dance ;$20 | Ages 19+ Featuring: Ashley MacIsaac, Joey Beaton, Scott Macmillan Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday -monthly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: every Friday - 7:30pm - Friday-monthly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department; Whycocomagh (Hogamah) town: .....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: Jul 16th to 21st - Whycocomagh Summer Festival Lions Hall: ....2018 July 16th to 21st-Whycocomagh Summer Festival: 902-756-2552: Jul 16th to 21st - Whycocomagh Summer Festival Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: every Thursday - 7pm - jam sessions; Jul 21st - 3pm to 5pm - Brenda's MacLennan-Dunphy =Book Launch- ''Never Speak of This Again''' Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: Jun 29th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night at the $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Colin Grant, Lawrence Cameron, Donnie Campbell and Jinks O'Neill Jun 30th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Evans & Doherty- Jul 6th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Robert Bouchard, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tom Daniels, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis- Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: Jul 1st - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-luadhaidh | Milling Frolic- Canada Day Open House FREE Danns a’ Bhaile – Village Dance in the School House Jul 21st - Feasgar an Truisg | Codfish Supper Aug 2nd - Donald Og Day - 7:30pm - Garnet Rogers & Archie Fisher concert Aug 3rd - Dòmhnall Òg MacNìll | Donald “Og” Day Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - Là Mór a’ Bhaile | #57th Annual Highland Village Day Concert; @$ 15 Aug 18th - 11am to 1pm - Marag Brunch Highland Village Museum-tuning room: .......'The Highland Village Concert Music Series': 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - 57th Annual Highland Village Day Outdoor Concert ; @ $15 Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Jul 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th - 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Jun 29th - 2pm to 3pm - milling frolic-Froilig-Luadhaidh Included with admission | All ages Jun 30th - noon to 2pm - Guided Storytelling Tour $25 Adults|$15 Students- - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh milling frolic. Included with admission | All ages Jul 1st - 10am to 5pm - Canada Day Open House ; @ FREE Admission | all ages- - 6pm to 8pm - Village Dance FREE All ages; Featuring: Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald Jul 2nd - 2pm to 3pm - Suas E Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Jul 3rd - 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh @ Included with admission | All ages- Jul 4th - noon to 2pm - Guided Storytelling Tour ; @$25 Adults|$15 Students- - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic ; @ Included with admission | All ages Jul 5th - 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Jul 6th - noon to 2pm - Guided Storytelling Tour ; Included with admission | All ages- - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic-; Included with admission | All ages Jul 7th - 2pm to 3pm - Suas E Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Highland Village-Malagawatch Church: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: Jul 29th - 3pm - Anniversary Malagawatch Church Service Jul 31st - 7:30pm - Best of Boxwood - part of Musique Royal Festival Aug 2nd - 7:30pm - Garnet Rogers and Archie Fisher in Concert ; @ $28.50-Advanced Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - 57th Annual Highland Village Day Outdoor Concert ; @ $15 Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Jun 29th - 7pm to 10am - KitchenFest with Rosie MacKenzie, Colin MacDonald, David Rankin, Kevin Dugas; @$ 10 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: every Saturday - 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Jun 23rd - Ben and Anita Jun 30th - Paul Cranford Jul 7th - Neil McDaniel Jul 14th - Marion and Kennith MacLeod Jul 21st - Dara and Adam Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Jun 27th - 8pm - Dave Gunning; @$ 25 Jul 4th - 8pm - Adam Baldwin Jul 11th - 8pm - Olde Man Luedecke Jul 18th - 8pm - Dylan Menzie Jul 25th - 8pm - the Town Heroes Aug 1st - 8pm - Mo Kenney Aug 8th - 8pm - Por Cities Aug 15th - 8pm - Christina Martin Aug 22nd - 8pm - Steve Poltz Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: every Friday - 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $15; Child/Senior plate - $10. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: 4237 Hwy 223: 902-725-2178: Jul 7th - 9pm to midnight - Kitchenfest-Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: All Fired Up, Cyril MacPhee Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: Jul 17th to Aug 14th - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series Aug 21st to 25th - #28th Annual-Féis an Eilein; Fire Hall: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: Jul 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th - 10am to noon - Tì is Seanachas – Tea & Conversation; with Mickey MacNeil Wagmatcook (Wagmitkuk) Culture & Heritage Centre: 2017 Aug 20th to 27th-Mi'Kmaw Summer games: #10765- Hwy 105: 902-295-2999, 1-866-295-2999: Jun 26th & 27th - 5pm - The 2018 Kaqa’nata Multicultural & Diversity Summit; evening dinner banquet and concert show; June 27, which is National Multiculturalism Day in Canada. [kaqanatasummit@gmail.com.] [ http://www.kaqanatasummit.com ] Nyanza (Waqmitkuk) Big Spruce Brewing: .......Intimate music sessions: 64 Yankee Line Rd.: 902-295-2537: seating is limited, Jul 22nd - Maxim Cormier & Gervais Cormier Baddeck (Badaig) town: ....2018 July 9th & Aug 6th-Street Festival: Jul 9th & Aug 6th - 6pm to 9pm - 'Festiville Baddeck '-Street Festival entertainment by Colin Grant & the Privateers Alexander Graham Bell Museum: 559 Chebucto St.: 46°06.250′N 60°44.755′W: 1-902-295-2069: May 21st to Oct 30th - White Glove Tour; Jun 1st to Oct 15th - The Bell Family Album Jul 1st to Aug 30th - Alec & I; a hearing love story - Virtual reality experience with the HD-4 hydrofoil; Jul 1st to Oct 15th - Take a Seat and Take a Tour Jul 1st to Sep 30th - Come Fly a Kite!; build and fly your own kite. Jul 1st to Aug 30th - Tetrahedral Kite Workshop; build your own and fly it. Jul 1st to Sep 30th - Experiments; perform simple experiments like those Dr. Bell did with his grandchildren. Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: every Wednesday - 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Learn Gaelic in Baddeck: 1687 Hwy # 205-Baddeck Bay Rd.: 902-294-0013: every Tuesday - 10am to noon - gaelic instruction with Joyce MacDonald; for youth, song, beginners [ Melissa melissanicneacall@gmail.com 902-294-0013 classes provided by Gàidhlig Agam - Baddeck's Gaelic Society Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: Jul 1st & Aug 5th - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Sunday(from 2018 Jul 8th) - 7pm to 9pm - “evening ceilidh's' @ $ 10; 19+ Jun 29th - 6pm to 8pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Robbie Simms Jul 6th - 5pm to 7pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Tracey Cavanaugh ** special time this week only** 5 to 7 pm** Jul 13th - 6pm to 8pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Brock Fownes and Lee Jelleau Jul 20th - 6pm to 8pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Darrell Keigan Jul 21st - 10pm to 2am - **One Night Only** EVOLUTION ; @ $7 cover ; 19+ Jul 27th - 6pm to 8pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Dan McCarthy Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: Jun 30th - 9pm to midnight - Pub Night; @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Rosie MacKenzie, Dara MacDonald, Adam Young, Maxim and Gervais Cormier- Jul 2nd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Wendy MacIsaac, Bonny Jean MacDonald, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Buddy MacDonald- Jul 3rd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; @$10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: Còig Jul 4th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Melody Cameron, Derrick Cameron, Roger Stone, Mac Morin- Jul 5th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brenda Stubbert, Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Blanche Sophocleous- Jul 6th - 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Robbie Fraser, Brian MacDonald, Marion Dewar, Junior Fraser- Jul 7th - 9pm to midnight - Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Darrell Keigan, Connie & Larry MacAskill, Tracy Cavanaugh, Michael Cavanaugh- St. Michael’s Hall: .Michael Hall at St. Michael’s Hall: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-537-2648: Jun 29th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - ceilidh with Mike Hall & Robert Deveaux; @$ 10 St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: Jul 1st - Buddy MacDonald & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 2nd - Mike Hall & Hilda Chaisson Jul 3rd - CLOSED-Festiville Baddeck Jul 4th - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Jul 5th - Mike Hall & Jennifer Williams Jul 6th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Jul 7th - Mike Hall & Jennifer Williams Jul 8th & 9th - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Jul 10th - Mike Hall & Marion Dewar Jul 11th - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Jul 12th - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Jul 13th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Jul 14th - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Jul 15th & 16th - Buddy MacDonald & Stan Chapman Jul 17th - Mike Hall & Kolten MacDonnell Jul 18th - Dara Smith MacDonald & Adam Young Jul 19th - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Jul 20th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Jul 21st - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Jul 22nd - Buddy MacDonald & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 23rd - Buddy MacDonald & Rachel Davis Jul 24th - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Jul 25th - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Jul 26th - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Jul 27th - Chrissy Crowley & friends Jul 28th - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Jul 29th - Cyril MacPhee & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 30th - Cyril MacPhee & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 31st - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Aug 1st - Ben Millar & Anita MacDonald Aug 2nd - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Aug 3rd - Melody & Derrick Cameron Aug 4th - Mike Hall & Joe MacMaster Aug 5th - Buddy MacDonald & Rachel Davis Aug 6th - Cyril MacPhee & Stan Chapman Aug 7th - CLOSED-Festiville Baddeck Aug 8th - Colin Grant & Susan MacLean Aug 9th - Mike Hall & friends Aug 10th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Aug 11th - Mike Hall & friends Aug 12th & 13th - Buddy MacDonald & Rachel Davis Aug 14th - Mike Hall & friends Aug 15th - TBA Aug 16th - Mike Hall & friends Aug 17th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Aug 18th - Mike Hall & friends Aug 19th & 20th - Buddy MacDonald & Rachel Davis Aug 21st - Jennifer Williams & Mac Morin Aug 22nd - Dara Smith MacDonald & Adam Young Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: Jul 6th to Aug 18th - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. Jul 12th to Aug 15th - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications.

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St Anns Bay Area South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Ephraim Scott Presbyterian Church: Jul 6th - 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Concert $20 | All ages Featuring: J.J. Chaisson, Rosie MacKenzie, Dominique Dodge, Darla MacPhee St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: .....2018 Aug 18th & 19th -#45th Anniversary-The Festival of Cape Breton Fiddling: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: Aug 18th & 19th - #45th Anniversary-The Festival of Cape Breton Fiddling ; also with members of the Strathspey and Reel Society and the MacLeod Fiddlers will be attending ; Aug 18th - 7pm - 7pm to 9pm-concert - After the concert Square dance & ceilidh Aug 19th - 2pm to 7pm - Gala Concert Gaelic College -great hall: ....2018 June 29th to July 7th..#5th annual Féis a'chidsin-KitchenFest: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: Jun 29th - 5pm to 6:30pm - Community Turkey Dinner @ $15 | All Ages - 7pm to 9pm - Double Trouble- @ $25 ; all ages Featuring: Angus MacKenzie, Kenneth MacKenzie, Dawn & Margie Beaton, John Pellerin, Bill Pellerin, Scott Macmillan, Brian Doyle, Rita Rankin, Joanne MacIntyre Jun 30th - 2pm to 4pm - Men of the Deeps & Coig @ $25 | all ages Jul 2nd - 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 - 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh @ $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12-- - 4pm to 7pm - The Pipers’ Pub ; @ $25 | All ages Featuring: Keith MacDonald, Kevin Dugas, Ryan J. MacNeil, Trevor Kellock, Mac Morin, Patrick Gillis, Evans & Doherty Jul 3rd - 10:30am to noon - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 - 12:15am to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh @$15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12- - 7pm to 9pm - Islanders’ Night ; @ $25 | All ages Featuring: Buddy MacDonald, Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne, Brent Chaisson, Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald Jul 4th - 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children)- - 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12 - 5pm to 6:30pm - Traditional Codfish Supper ; @$15 | All Ages - 7pm to 9pm - Tribute to Kinnon and Betty Lou Beaton @ $25 | All ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Rodney MacDonald, Joey Beaton, Karen Beaton, Glenn Graham, Dave MacIsaac, Cape Breton Fiddlers' Association, Sarah MacInnis, Elizabeth MacInnis, Jul 5th - 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children)- - 12:15am to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12- - 7pm to 9pm - Songwriters’ Circle; @$25 | All ages Featuring: Bruce Guthro, Gordie Sampson, J.P. Cormier, Goiridh Dòmhnullach Jul 6th - 10:30am - Cultural Demonstrations $8 Adults | $6 Children under 12 | $20 Family (2 adults, 2 children) - 12:15pm to 1pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12-- - 1:30pm to 3pm - Jam Session with Ashley MacIsaac Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Jun 29th to Jul 7th - ▪ KitchenFest!: Jul 9th to 13th - ▪ Summer Youth Session 1: Jul 16th to 20th - ▪ Summer Youth Session 2: Jul 23rd to 27th - ▪ Summer school Family Session: Maxim Cormier-guitar Jul 31st & Aug 1st - ▪ Summer Workshop Days: Aug 6th to 10th - ▪ Adult Session 1: Aug 13th to 17th - ▪ Adult Session 2: Aug 20th to 23rd - ▪ Youth Gaelic Immersion: Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...The Gaelic College Instructor Ceilidh: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Jul 25th - Instructor Ceilidh with Kinnon Beaton, Kyle Kennedy MacDonald, Kenneth MacKenzie, Maxim Cormier Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Jun 27th - featuring: Tracey, Jessie Helen, Nora, and Orianna MacNeil, Hailee LeFort, and David Rankin Sugar Loaf Cabots Landing Provincial Park: ,,,,2018 June 24th-John Cabot Landing Celebrations: Jun 24th - 1pm to 4pm - Cabot Day Celebration; BBQ, guest speaker kids games 2pm to 4pm-entertainment with Racheal Davis and Buddy MacDonald Cape North (Ceap Nòr) North Highlands Community Museum & Cultural Centre: # 29263 Cabot Trail: 902-383-2579: Jul 13th - Maxim and Gervais Cormier Jul 15th - 2pm to 4pm - MCP Music presents: Classical Concert (Anna Wedlock & Catherine Little) Jul 19th - 7:30pm - Dave Gunning; @$ 20 Aug 19th - 2pm to 4pm - MCP Music presents Classical Concert (Ben Marmen and Maxim Cormier) Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: every Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Deron Donovan every Friday, Saturday, & Sunday - 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Michael Gorey Jun 9th to 29th - art work by Celeste Nikkel Aug 1st to 31st - the Landscape show -works of three artists, Claudia Gahlinger, Adrienne Fore, and Eve Stockton Aug 2nd - 7pm - The Barra MacNeil's in concert; @$20 Aug 5th - 1pm to 4pm - artist's reception for the Landscape show. Ingonish Broad Cove Camp Ground-outdoor amphitheatre: kitchenfest 2018: Jul 2nd - 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh with Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier; FREE 3 peak challenge: ..... 2018 July 21st--#5th Annual CB Highlands 3 Peaks challenge url:http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com: Jul 21st - #5th Annual CB Highlands 3 Peaks challenge [ Blueberry Mountain, Roberts Mountain and Acadien Mountain.] Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: 37639 Cabot Trail: Aug 11th & 12th - BioBlitz-at Freshwater Lake; You and your family team up with scientists to do Species Surveys Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Jun 1st to 30th - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .....2018 July 8th to 12th-- #9th Annual-The Gordie Sampson-Songcamp: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Jul 8th to 12th - #9th Annual-The Gordie Sampson-Songcamp with New songwriters this year are Mitchell Bailey, Cameron Nickerson, Maura Whitman, MAJE, and Makayla Lynn. joined by returning writers Jodi Guthro, Quake Matthews, Dave Sampson, Corey LeRue and Port Cities members, Breagh MacKinnon, Carleton Stone and Dylan Guthro. Tawgs Salter, Thomas Daniel, Jul 12th - Gordie Sampson-Songcamp concert Keltic Lodge-Ceilidh Hall: .......2018 Kitchenfest!: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Jun 30th - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ; @ $10 at door | all ages Featuring: Angus MacKenzie, Brian MacDonald, Kolten MacDonell, Mary Beth Carty- Jul 1st - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh $10 at door | all ages Featuring: Dara MacDonald, Stan Chapman, Adam Young, Blanche Sophocleous- Jul 2nd - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh @ $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Roger Stone, Maggie Beaton, Hailee LeFort, Ward MacDonald- Jul 3rd - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ; @ $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Robert Bouchard, Donny LeBlanc, Gélas Larade, Lawrence Cameron- Jul 4th - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ; !$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Calum MacKenzie, Alexis MacIsaac, Décota McNamara, Rankin MacInnis- Jul 5th - 7pm to 9pm - Céilidh ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne, Robert Deveaux, Hilda Chiasson- Jul 6th - 7pm to 10pm - Céilidh ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Colin Rankin, Stephanie MacDonald, Amanda MacDougall, Paul MacDonald- Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: Jun 18th to Jul 3rd - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Neil MacDaniel Jun 24th to 29th - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Cyril MacPhee Jun 30th to Jul 6th - 7pm to 10pm - Kitchen Fest Jul 9th to 13th - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Jul 14th to 19th - entertainment by Rob MacLean Jul 29th to Aug 2nd - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Aug 6th to 8th - entertainment by Darrell Keigan & Stuart MacDonald Aug 19th to 23rd - entertainment by Rob MacLean St. John’s Parish Hall: #35981 Cabot Trail: every Saturday(from 2018 Jul 7th) - 8:15pm - Saturday Ceilidhs -hosted by Paul Cranford @ $ 10 Jul 7th - 8:15pm - Brad Reid joins The Maudes (a Halifax based folk and classical string duo) Jul 14th - 8:15pm - Mike Hall & Hilda Chiasson Jul 21st - 8:15pm - Stanley MacKinnon & Catherine Ann Lamey - A Tribute to Winston Fitzgerald - fiddle & piano Jul 28th - 8:15pm - The Poe Trio - [ ] Otis Tomas, Paul MacDonald, Eddie Woodsworth ] Aug 4th - 8:15pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton Aug 11th - 8:15pm - Colin Grant & Scott Macmillan Aug 18th - 8:15pm - David Greenberg & Doug MacPhee Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort: ....Kitchenfest: #30 Buchanan Drive: 902-929-2584, 1-866-929-2585: Jun 30th - 5:30pm to 10pm - Dinner and Music , Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier Kitchenfest $45+tax for a 3-course dinner and concert or $20+tax for the concert St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: every Wednesday - 11am - Seniors Healthy Lunches –in SABUC Tea Room; lunch at noon The St. Ann's Bay United Church: ...Celtic Tea Room Ceilidhs: 46715 Cabot Trail: every Tuesday & Friday(from 2018 Jul 6th) - 7:30pm Jul 6th - 7:30pm - Brad Reid & The Maudes From Halifax Jul 11th - 7:30pm - Concert celebtating The Canada-France Vimy Ridge Connection. NOTE: the only Wednesday concert . Meet and Greet a contingent representing France. Local Music by Allie Mombourquette, John Grant, Leon, Beth & Ella Dubinsky, Brad Murphy & Paul Cranford. Jul 13th - Dwayne Coté & Doug MacPhee Jul 17th - Rachel Davis & Darren McMullin Jul 20th - The Quilly Familiy. from Ontario Jul 24th - Kyle & Sheamus MacNeil Jul 27th - Kyle and Colin MacDonald Jul 31st - Colin Grant & Mario Colosimo Aug 3rd - The Narrows – Irish style group from Halifax Aug 7th - Joe MacMaster and Mac Morin Aug 10th - Kimberly Fraser and Brenda Stubbert Aug 14th - Jerome Aucoin and Ron LaFitte. Aug 17th - David Greenberg and Doug MacPhee Aug 21st - Stewart and Boyd MacNeill - Two members of the Barra MacNeils .

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Urban Cape Breton Area Bras d’Or Army Navy Air Force Veterans in Canada Unit 381: North Sydney: 902-736-9812: every Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - country jamboree; FREE, 19+ St. James Presbyterian Church: Jun 24th - The Boularderie Lakeview Choir; free will offering. Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: every Thursday - 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in; 19+ All Ages; FREE Jul 5th - 8pm to 11pm - Kitchenfest= Jam Session ; Ages 19+ Boisdale (Baghasdal) Community Hall: Jul 6th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Kitchenfest Concert ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Dwayne Côté, Doug MacPhee, Donnie Campbell and Jinks O'Neill Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: every Saturday - 8pm to 10pm - Saturday night kitchen party with Circle Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Firemens’ Club: Elliot & Crescent St.: 902-736-6664: Jul 5th - 8pm to 11pm - Kitchenfest ;pub night- $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Kyle MacDonald, Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Mary Beth Carty The Underground: every Tuesday - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: every Tuesday - 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: every Friday - 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free every day - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: every Thursday - 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Jun 30th & Jul 28th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Jun 30th - 5pm - ''Under the Breton Sky''-' with Matt Andersen & Bona Fide, Dave Sampson & Slowcoaster, Jordan Musycsyn Band, The Carmen Townsend Band, @$ 45-advance [until June 9th] Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Jun 23rd - 7pm - Theatre Kompakt presents ''Picnic'', a play by William Inge. ; @$ 20 - 2pm - Theatre Kompakt presents ''Picnic'', a play by William Inge. ; @$ 20 Cedar’s Club Hall: 30 Mackenzie St.: 902-539-1901: Jul 14th - 9pm to 1am - Spyder w. Hubba Paris, , $20 Jul 21st - 9pm to 1am - Wayside Travellers, Centre 200: 481 George St.: 1-902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: Jul 30th - 8pm - Bryan Adams-the ultimate tour Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: every Friday - 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil every Thursday - 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s every Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Jun 23rd - 3pm to 6pm - Gillian Head ; CD 'TIDAL' Release party with Jason Roach, Mary Beth Carty, Dara Smith-MacDonald, Adam Young - 3pm to 6pm - Mary Beth Carty with Gillian Head & Jason Roach - 10:30pm - Darryl MacKinnon Jul 11th - 8pm to 11pm - Mary Beth Carty-Hosting the Session Jul 11th & 12th - noon to 3pm - Mary Beth Carty with Gillian Head, Jul 21st - noon to 6pm - Mary Beth Carty with Bradley Murphy, Jul 25th & 26th - noon to 3pm - Mary Beth Carty with Gillian Head, Aug 14th - noon to 3pm - Mary Beth Carty with Gillian Head, Aug 22nd - 8pm to 11pm - Mary Beth Carty Hosting the Session Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: Jun 29th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; $10 with: Brenda Stubbert, Joe MacMaster, Mac Morin, Paul MacDonald Jun 30th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Susan MacLean, David Rankin- Jul 1st - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ;$10 Ages 19+, Featuring: Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier- Jul 2nd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 Ages 19+; with Mike Barron, Joël Chiasson, Rankin MacInnis, Mary Beth Carty- Jul 6th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 at door | Ages 19+; Featuring: All Fired Up, Darrell Keigan- Jul 7th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night $10 Ages 19+ with: Allison Kehoe, Adam Young, Brian Doyle, Gerry McDaniel- Harbourstone Enhanced Care: 84 Kenwood Dr.: 902-539-4560: Jul 5th & Aug 2nd - 2pm - ceilidh, Gaelic & tea in the chapel [2nd floor] of the Kenwood building Hearthstone Inn-Commoner Table & Tap pub: 560 Kings Road: 902-539-8101: Jun 23rd - Buddy MacDonald Highland Arts Theatre: .....Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Jul 10th & Aug 21st - Spelling Bee Jul 12th & Aug 23rd - Kitchen party Jul 13th & Aug 24th - Heart of Steel Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: Aug 9th - 7:30pm - Cape Breton Jazz Festival with Holly Arsenault, MIcah Barnes Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: every Friday - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: every Wednesday - 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: Jun 30th - 7pm - Membertou Country Classics series- with Todd Hines, Robert Bouchard; a atribute to the songs of the Georges- George Jones & George Strait; @$ 30 Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: every Wednesday - 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; FREE every Thursday - 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Open Hearth Park-north pond: 190 Ferry Street: Jul 13th to 15th - #4th Annual RibFest 2018; http://www.sydneyribfest.com to raise funds for Caleb’s Courage and Cancer Patients Care Fund Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: Jun 25th - music of Aaron Lewis. Jul 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 30th - music of Aaron Lewis. Aug 6th, 13th, 20th, & 27th - 4pm to 7pm - music of Aaron Lewis. The Cave Bar & Lounge.: 418 George St.: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - western with Brandon Collier Jun 26th - 7pm - Steve Fifield Jun 28th - 8pm - Kenny and Kendra Jun 29th - 10pm - Full Band Fridays w/ Broken Road The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Jun 23rd - 5:30pm to 8:45pm - TAYLOR BURTON, - 9:45pm to 1:45am - BOBBY CURRIE, Jun 27th - Buddy MacDonald Jun 29th - 6:30pm to 9pm - Mary Beth Carty with Dwayne Côté, Jul 11th & 28th - Aaron Lewis & Kimberley Fraser Jul 20th - 6:30pm to 9pm - Mary Beth Carty with Bradley Murphy, The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: ...Kitchen Fest!-2018 June 29th to July 7th: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Jul 1st - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ Free | Ages 19+; Featuring: Evans & Doherty- Jul 2nd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night @ Free | Ages 19+ ; Featuring: Còig Jul 3rd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; @ Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: J.P. Cormier, Jennifer Roland, Jason Kempt- Jul 4th - 8pm to 11pm - Pub Night ; Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: Richard Wood, Joël Chiasson, Brent Chaisson, Aaron MacDonald- Jul 5th - 8pm to 11pm - pub Night ; Free Admission | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Rosie MacKenzie, Mac Morin, Décota McNamara- Jul 6th - 6pm to 9pm - Pub Night ;Free | Ages 19+; Featuring: Jim Payne & Fergus O'Byrne- Wentworth Park: Band Shell: Jul 1st - 6pm - Canada Day concert with Jully Black & Keith Mullins, Mary Aileene, Colin Grant Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2018 July 5th to Aug 2nd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: Jul 5th - 6pm - Ria Mae; Carmel Mikol, FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Jul 12th - 6pm - tba; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Jul 19th - 6pm - Pretty Archie and Jordan Musycsyn Band; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Jul 26th - 6pm - Hillsburn and Yukon's Diyet & The Love Soldiers; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Aug 2nd - 6pm - tba; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: every Saturday - 5pm to 9pm - local live music Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-842-2195: Jul 3rd - 7pm to 10pm - Kitchenfest Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Colin Grant, Gillian Head, Adam Young, Décota McNamara Jul 4th - 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest Pub Night ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Dwayne Côté, Doug MacPhee, Robert Bouchard, Darrell Keigan Jul 29th - 8pm - John Gracie The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: every Wednesday - 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Friday - 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair every Saturday - 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil every Saturday - 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters every Saturday - 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville every Sunday - 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: Jun 26th to 30th - 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Jul 1st - 1pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 - 7pm - Mamma Mia; starring Julie Martell, ; @ $79.50 Jul 4th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Jul 9th to 11th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Jul 13th - 7:30pm - Shaun Majumder Hate Tour with Matt Wright; @$ 51 Jul 16th to 18th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Jul 23rd to 25th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Jul 31st to Aug 2nd - 7pm - Summertime Review 2018 ; @$ 44:50 with Jenn Sheppard, Peter MacInnis, Jordan Musycsyn, Margaret MacPherson. Mary Colin-Chisholm; music by Stephen Muise, Fred Lavery & the Revue band [include Brian Talbot, Allie Bennett, Rachel Davis and Darren McMullen]. Aug 5th & 6th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Aug 12th - 7pm - Summertime Review 2018 ; @$ 44:50; with Jenn Sheppard, Peter MacInnis, Jordan Musycsyn, Margaret MacPherson. Mary Colin-Chisholm; music by Stephen Muise, Fred Lavery & the Revue band

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Louisbourg Area Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: Jul 6th & Aug 3rd - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Louisbourg George D. Lewis School: 21 Kent St.: 902-733-2515: Aug 18th - 6pm - # 24th annual-8 km Louisbourg Race through time, modern day into 18th century Fortress http://www.louisbourgrace.com [ Pre-registration deadline: August 17th ] Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Jun 1st to Sep 30th - Indigenous Interpretation Centre-Mi'kmaw history of Unama'ki Jun 1st to Oct 14th - Discover the taste and aroma of Fortress™ Rum Jun 1st to 30th & Sep 15th to Oct 14th - Time Travel; Jul 1st - 9:30am to 5pm - Canada Day; Free admission Jul 1st to Sep 30th - Fire a Musket; Have a ball Jul 1st to Sep 14th - Fire a cannon; Have a blast Jul 1st to Sep 30th - stay the night; 18th century camping in tent or period style house, Jul 1st to Sep 14th - Rookie tour [children's program'] - prisoner for the day; Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season Jun 23rd - 10am to 5pm - spring fair Jul 1st - 2pm - Canada Day Celebrations Jul 3rd - 8pm - KitchenFest; Featuring: Rodney MacDonald, Angus MacKenzie, Mac Morin, Roger Stone @$ 25 Jul 4th - 8pm - Wendy Markey Band; @ $ 21 Jul 5th - 8pm - Darrel Keigan & Stewart MacDonald; @ $ 21 Jul 6th - 8pm - Eric Angus Whyte; @$ 21 Jul 7th - 8pm - Lisa Cameron; @ $ 21 Jul 8th - 8pm - Coro Cantabile; @$ 21 Jul 9th - 8pm - Doug MacPhee @$ 21 Jul 10th - 8pm - Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neil; @$ 21 Jul 11th - 8pm - Jennifer Roland Jul 12th - 8pm - Jason MacDonald and Dwayne Cote Jul 13th - 8pm - the Beaton Sisters Jul 14th - 8pm - Gillian Head Jul 15th - 8pm - Men of the Deeps Jul 16th to 19th - 8pm - Lyrics & Laughter; @$ 26 Jul 20th & 21st - Kintyre Jul 22nd to 26th - Cape Breton Stomp Jul 29th to Aug 2nd - Keltic Drive Point of View Suites: 15 Commercial Street Extension: 902-733-2080: every day - 6pm - Begger's Banquet-18th century dining. costumes provided, [please call 902-733-2080 for reservations ] live entertainment with Linda and her 18th century crew.

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Big Pond Area 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: every Sunday(from 2018 Jul 1st) - 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Jul 22nd - 1pm - Buddy MacDonald Rita’s Tea Room & Gift Shop: kitchenfest 2018: #8077 Hwy # 4: 45°53.235′N 60°34.553′W: 902-828-2667: Jul 1st - 2pm to 4pm - Dinner and Music $30 | All ages | Meal included in price kitchenfest =Featuring: Keith Mullins, Colin Grant, Flo Sampson

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St Peter's Area Dundee (Dùn Deagh) Dundee Resort & Golf Club-Macrae's dining room: 2750 West Bay Highway: 902-345-2649, 1-844-638-6333: Jun 23rd - 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo- in MacRae's dining room - 7pm to 11pm - Echo Jun 27th - 6pm - Troy Young Jun 29th & 30th - 6pm - Roger Stone- in MacRae's dining room Jul 1st - 6pm - Troy Young- in MacRae's dining room Jul 4th - 6pm - Billy Joe Hines -in the clubhouse Jul 5th - Buddy MacDonald Jul 6th - 6pm - Eastbound-in MacRae's dining room Jul 7th, 13th, 14th, 18th, & 27th - 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Jul 11th - 6pm - Eastbound in the clubhouse Jul 20th & 21st - 6pm - Rob MacLean- in MacRae's dining room Jul 25th - 6pm - Rob MacLean in the club house Jul 28th - 6pm - Evelyn MacRae and the country Slickers- in MacRae's dining room Aug 4th, 8th, & 22nd - 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: every Thursday - 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 902-345-2610: every Saturday - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with live bands; @ $ 8 St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) town: ....2018 July 11th to 15th-#3rd Annual Seaside Lobster Festival: Jul 11th to 14th - 9am to 2pm - Lobster fishing experience with Captain Scott; FREE Jul 11th - 6pm to 8pm - opening ceremonies at St.Peter's Marina; live music, dancing FREE - 8pm - lobster trivia at MacBouch Tavern; @$ 40 per team, - 6pm - Leona Burkey on the Lake at St.Peter's Marina; @$ 5 Jul 12th - 2pm - Scallyway treasure hunt at St.Peter's Marina; @$ 5 Jul 13th - 11am - Lobster-ology at St.Peter's Canel by Michelle Theriault [Universite Saint-Anne] - 2pm to 4pm - Mermaid Spa at St;Peter's Canal; @$ 15 - 8pm - Paint night at Bras D'or Lakes Inn; @$ 30 Jul 14th - 10am to 2pm - Fisherman's market at St. Peter's Lion's Hall - ball tournament at L'Ardoise Recreational field - 5pm to 7pm - Lobster dinner at Jiggs; @$ 45-advance - 9pm to 1am - dance at St. Peter's Lions Hall with the MacLennan Boys; @$ 10 Jul 15th - 7pm - Old Friends Reunion at St. Peter's Lions Hall with Cyril MacPhee & Roger Stone; @$ 20 with after party at Louie's Cosy Corner town: ......2018 July 30th to Aug 5th-Nicolas Denys Days: 902-535-2185: Jul 30th to Aug 5th - Nicolas Denys Days Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Jun 27th - 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Jun 30th - 7pm - Meagan Burke, Trina, Wendy & friends Jul 1st - 8pm to 11pm - RG Sheller Jul 4th, 18th, & 25th - 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Aug 1st, 8th, & 15th - 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Aug 4th - 8pm to 11pm - Campbell Family Aug 5th - 8pm to 11pm - Roger Stone; Aug 6th - 8pm to 11pm - RG Sheller Aug 12th - 8pm to 11pm - Digout Trio Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Jun 27th, Jul 11th, 25th, Aug 8th, & 22nd - 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - live music with Echo Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: every Sunday - 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's Market Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: Jul 15th - 7pm - Friends Reunion with Cyril MacPhee & Roger Stone, @ guest Doug Sampson-; @$ 20 MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jun 26th - Edward Jul 3rd - Jay Jul 10th - Johnny Jul 17th - Doug Jul 21st - 2pm to 6pm - Benefit and Auction for Cyril & Rhodena MacPhee; hosted by Ann Campbell [ Rhodena has breast cancer, Cyril has Parkinson’s disease ] Jul 24th - David Jul 31st - Edward Aug 7th - Johnny Aug 14th - Doug Aug 21st - Jay MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: ....2018.Kitchenfest!: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: Jun 30th - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Donna Marie DeWolfe, John Pellerin, Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Kenneth Stewart Jul 1st - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Melody & Derrick Cameron, Darrell Keigan, Joel Chiasson. Jul 2nd - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Karen Beaton, Joey Beaton, Donnie Campbell, Jinks O'Neill Jul 3rd - 7pm to 9pm - jam session Jul 4th - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with All fired up, Buddy MacDonald Jul 5th - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Robert Bouchard, Dara MacDonald, Brent Chaisson, Marion Dewar Jul 6th - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Cyril MacPhee, Kinnon, Betty Lou, Andrea Beaton Jul 7th - 7pm to 10pm - pub night with Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Robert Deveaux, Decota McNamara Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: Jun 23rd - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with 'One Plus One'; @$10 ; 19+ Jun 30th - 9pm to 1am - adult dance with 'Rockin' Country''; @$10 ; 19+ Wallace MacAskill Yacht Club: 902-535-2729: Aug 3rd & 4th - MacAskill Cup Regatta Janvrin’s Island Janvrin's island ball field: ....2018 Aug 17th to 190th- #4th Annual Isle Madame Bluegrass & Old Time Country Music Festival: 830 Janvrin's Harbour Road: 902-226-1918: Aug 17th to 19th - Oxbow Mountain Boys & Crowdis Bridge, Ryan Dillman & Shadow River, Second Wind, Lifeline & Robert Bouchard Weekend pass-$60 Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: every Sunday - 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in. Jul 6th - 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest with Evans and Doherty; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Le Noir Landing: ...2018 July 21st & 22nd; 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert: 708 Veteran's Memorial Drive: Jul 21st & 22nd - 23rd annual Codstock-Outdoor Rock Concert Development Isle Madame Association will be hosting New Horizon Seniors Club: Jul 20th & Aug 17th - 7pm - jam session, lite lunch; 19+, [ Deltina 902-226-3694 ]; on third friday; @$ 5; entertainers are FREE; 19+ Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: Jul 18th & Aug 15th - 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Jul 1st, 15th, 29th, & Aug 12th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: Jul 14th & Aug 11th - 5pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday

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Mainland Area Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: Jun 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [normally every 4th Sunday] our 9th season; @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, presented by the Havre Boucher & Area Cultural Development & Recreation Association [2018 June 24th-is last JAM for summer-back SEPTEMBER 23rd, 2018 ] Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: Jul 8th & Aug 12th - 7pm to 10pm - kitchen party; @$ 5; lite lunch; all ages Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: Jul 26th to 29th - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Whitehead community centre: Jul 7th & Aug 4th - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Chisholm Park: Jul 20th, Aug 3rd, & 17th - music on main CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM every Sunday - 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ every Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: every Tuesday - 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 Heritage Museum: 20 East Main St.: 902-863-6160: every Thursday(from 2018 Jul 5th) - 7:30pm to 9pm - ceilidh with host Karen Beaton; @$ 8 Jul 26th - concert with Karen Beaton & John Pellerin 'Music on Main Street' & Chisholm park: Columbus Field: Aug 3rd - Music on Main with Pretty Archie, with Brent Collins as opener Aug 17th - Music on Main with Sean McCann [Great Big Sea], & Hailee LeFort. Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: every Wednesday - 6pm to 8pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Donations at the door for Grade 12 Gaelic class trip. Jun 23rd - 6pm to 9pm - VON Fundraising concert; with Hector MacIsaac and the band Great Blue Heron [ Campbell Calder, Martha Palmer, Andrew Stalker , Mike Arless ]. Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: every Sunday - 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: Jul 24th to Aug 18th - 'Big Sister, Little Brother'- by Mike Kenny featuring Gina Thornhill & Sam Vigneault Jul 12th, 14th, 21st, 24th, 27th, & Aug 1st - 'Being Hank & Patsy'-a musical play by Laura Teasdale featuring Ralph Steiner & Laura Teasdale Aug 8th to 24th - 'Hope and Gravity' by Michael Hollinger featuring Gordon Gammie, Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Michelle Piller, Lesley Smith Jul 18th to Aug 25th - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale Jul 3rd to Aug 25th - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale St. FX-St. Ninian's Cathedral: 902-867-2196: Jul 7th - 7pm - Pastoral airs concert; dedicated to the memeory of James MacPherson [Len 902-870-1125] St. James United Church: 197 Main St.: Jul 1st - 2:30pm - Clan Thompson Pipe Band and Friends concert; @$ 10; emcee will be Jack Langlois Proceeds go to the St. James United Church Music Bursary Fund St. Ninian’s Cathedral: 121 St. Ninian St.: Jul 7th - John Pellerin in concert -Memory of James MacPherson Jul 8th - St. Ninian Cathedral - Antigonish Highland Games Church Service. with The TownHouse Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: every Sunday - 6:30pm - acoustic Irish music jam session, with a Scottish-Cape Breton flavour ; host=John Hanlon, every Thursday - 9pm - Jazz session Jun 26th - 9pm - Thomas Sacjer & Dave Archibald Jun 30th - 9pm - Gabriel Minnikin Jul 14th - 9pm - Museum Pieces Aug 4th - 9pm - Stand Back Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: Jul 3rd - 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music by (Tues-A.H.G.) Joe MacMaster & Robbie Fraser ; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- Aug 17th - 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music by - John Pellerin, Colin Rankin & Joël Chaisson ; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Jun 29th & Jul 27th - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: Aug 6th to 9th - Youth Music Camp with Jess & Greg Favaro; Aug 9th - 7pm - Grand Finale Concert; New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) The Jubilee Riverfront: .......2018 Aug 3rd to 5th-#23rd Annual-New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee: Aug 3rd to 5th - #23rd Annual-New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee ; with Matthew Good, July Talk, & Jimmy Rankin, Reuben and the Dark, Alert The Medic, Natalie Lynn, Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound, StoneHouse, The Kitchen Criminals and more to come! Pictou (Phiogto) town: ..2018 July 6th to 8th-#82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival: 21 constitution st.: Jul 6th to 8th - #82nd Annual 2018 Pictou Lobster carnival DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Jul 3rd - 7:30pm - Bruce Guthro Songwriter's circle; Lennie Gallant, Myles Goodwyn, Dave Carroll Jul 4th - 7:30pm - our town, our story Jul 10th - 7:30pm - Salt Water in your socks-Lobster dinner theatre; Jul 11th - 7pm - Shaun Majumder's Hate Tour Jul 17th & 18th - 7:30pm - RURAL ROOTS-with Doris Mason, Rylee Madison & Mary Beth Carthy, Jul 19th - 7:30pm - Hells Bells-Ultimate AC/DC tribute Jul 24th & 25th - 7:30pm - Rum Ragged Jul 31st - 7:30pm - Goitse-Ireland Aug 1st - 7:30pm - Tales, Trails and Tunes: Tony Quinn, Shannon Quinn & Bill Plaskett Aug 8th & 9th - 7:30pm - The Cape Breton Summertime Revue-the Next Generation; with Jenn Sheppard, Peter MacInnis, Jordan Musycsyn, Margaret MacPherson. Mary Colin-Chisholm; music by Stephen Muise, Fred Lavery & the Revue band Aug 14th to 16th - 7:30pm - Musical Buddies- Buddy MacDonald, Meaghan Blanchard & Spyder Macdonald; @$ 20 Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: every Sunday & Monday(from 2018 Jul 1st) - 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca Jul 8th - Robert Bouchard River John (Abhainn Eòin) farm: ....2018 July 20th to 22nd-#7th annual Bainfest 2018;: 18 Wildflower Lane: 902-440-0803: Jul 20th to 22nd - #7th annual- Bainfest 2018; @ $ 125; with Sam Moon, Matt Minglewood & Frank Mackay with Kitty Macdougall, Joan Whitty and Dorothy Whitty.Touch of Grey, Jake Duggan, Rock Show, Bain Band, Mellotones, Lime Ricky Band, Rusty Cage, Men with Issues, Leona Burkey, Christine Campbell, R & B All Stars, Marshville firehall: ...2017 July 21st to 29th- River John Festival Days: 2726 Main St.: 902-351-2898: Jun 28th - 6pm - 'Theatre of Life"-NFB Film Club Royal Canadian Legion Memorial Garden: ....2018 July 7th-#19 Annual Read by the Sea Festival: Jul 7th - 9am - #19 Annual Read by the Sea Festival; with authors =Pauline Dakin, Joshua Whitehead, Sarah Faber & Wayne Johnston. the Falls BalmoralKirk: 2395 Balmoral Rd.(Highway 256 west): 902-324-2461: Jul 14th - 7pm - Thom Swift; @$ 20 Jul 28th - 7pm - Laura Smith & Kim Dunn; @$ 20 Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Jun 1st to Jul 31st - Alan Syliboy art exhibit Jun 23rd - Dana Jefferson and Friends 2018 July or August – Christine Gilroy Jul 1st - Canada Day outdoor concert Jul 7th - Alycia Putnam and Family Aug 3rd to Sep 16th - Jane Grady art exhibition Aug 10th - Tony Quinn, Bill Plaskett Aug 19th to 26th - Tatafest=Festival of Soil,Soul & Society with Séan McCann; @$ 30 Malagash Jost Vineyards-patio: 48 Vintage Lane: 1-800-565-4567: Jul 7th - entertainment with Evans and Doherty Bible Hill NS Provincial Exhibition Agricultural Centre: ...2018 July 26th to 29th-47th Annual NS Bluegrass Festival: 1-888-442-2656: Jul 26th to 29th - 47th Annual NS Bluegrass Festival; with Acoustic Horizon, The Bluegrass Brothers, & more. Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Tuesday - 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies Salty Dog Brewing Company: Jun 30th - 7pm - Joel Plaskett Emergency with Mo Kenney & Alert the Medic Victoria Park: Jul 26th to 28th - "MacBeth"-Shakespeare in the Park; [902-897-9266] Summerville Kempt Shore campground: .........2018 July 19th to 22nd-14Th Annual Acoustic Maritime Music Festival: Jul 19th - The Divorcees, The Secrets, Charlie A'Court, JP Cormier, Pretty Archie, Union Duke, Garrett Mason, Madison Violet, Jill Boudreau Band. the Divorcees,Ryan Cook, Bill Elliott, Justin Wood, Jacob Strang, Windsor Hants County Exhibition Grounds: ....2018 July 6th & 7th..#8th Annual Smokin' BLUES FEST: 221 Wentworth Rd.: Jul 6th & 7th - 2018 Smokin' Blues Fest 8 ; with Christine Campbell Band, John Campbelljohn, Beauwater, Kendra Gale Band, Stonehouse, Ced, Marty & Dave, Dan Doiron, Logan Richard Band, Curtis Matheson, http://www.smokinbluesfest.ca Moe's Place Music Sales: 110 Gerrish St.: 902-798-5565: Jun 15th to Jul 6th - 7pm to 8pm - Campfire Guitar program with Terra Spencer presented by Moe's Music School; for ages 19 and up, Friday nights [ register with moesmusicschool@gmail.com or call 1-902-292-6596 ] Spitfire Arms Alehouse: 29 Water St.: Jul 27th & Dec 21st - Rowdy Dow Wolfville Lightfoot and Wolfville Vineyards: 11143 Evangeline Trail: 902-542-7774: Aug 17th - 8pm - The Port Cities; @$ 35+ Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: Jun 23rd - 8pm - Christine Campbell & Blake Johnston; @$ 20 Jun 30th - 9pm - the Mellotones; @$ 30-advance Annapolis Royal King's Theatre: 2019 St George St.: 902-532-7704: Aug 18th - Makayla Lynn Trio Fall River Joyful Sounds Music Studio: Jun 1st to 30th - Joyful June ''teaching Cape Breton Stepdance classes'' with Leanne Aucoin Tuesday mornings & Wednesday afternoons/evenings. Classes for Children and Adults, & also a Squaredancing class 902-861-2702 or info@joyfulsounds.ca www.joyfulsounds.ca Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: every Sunday - 5pm to 7:30pm - afternoon ceilidhs with Brad Reid and a weekly guest. 'Fiddles & fish' Jul 20th - music by Rowdy Dow Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: every Tuesday - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: every Saturday - 8pm - entertainment Halifax (Halafacs) Bella Rose Arts Centre-Halifax West High School: 283 Thomas Raddall Dr.: 902-457-3239: Jun 23rd - 6pm to 8:30pm - Supper Nova-multicultural potluck, entertainment, etc Jul 9th to 13th, 16th to 20th, & Aug 7th to 10th - Summer performance Camps Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: Jun 23rd - 8pm - Matt minglewood band-Night of Rockin' the blues' Dalhousie University -Arts Centre: 6101 University Avenue: Jul 27th & 28th - 7:30pm - Thorgy & the Thorchestra Jul 31st & Aug 1st - 4pm - free Symphony at the Halifax Central Library Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: every Thursday - 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald every Saturday - 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon Jul 19th - 6:30pm to 9pm - Mary Beth Carty with Lisa MacArthur, Aug 16th - 6:30pm to 9pm - Mary Beth Carty with Lisa MacArthur Five Fishermen -Little Fish Oyster Bar: 1740 Argyle St.: 902-422-4421: every Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - live music Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Mi'kmaw Native Friendship Centre: 2158 Gottingen St.: 902-420-1576: Jun 28th - 6:30pm - book launch honouring Doug Knockwood, Mi'kmaw Elder; written by Doug Knockwood & friends. Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: Jul 5th to 15th - Mamma Mia Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: Jun 26th to Jul 2nd - Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: Jun 27th - 10pm - Liquormens Ol Dirty Wednesdays w/ The Legendary Goldblooms; free Jul 1st - 10pm - DJ IV and friends FREE Admission Jul 29th - 9pm - Seaway; @$ 17.75-advance Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: every Sunday - 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Bus Stop Theatre co-op: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: Jul 25th - 10pm - Next Act Festival The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Jun 23rd - 10pm - The Carleton Collective Jun 28th - 9pm - Stand Back + Second Line Parade + Roadside Scarecrow Jun 29th - 10pm - Blue Spirits W/ Tiffinie Laing Jul 1st & 2nd - 7:30pm - An Evening With Gordie Sampson Jul 3rd & 4th - 8pm - Steve Page SOLD OUT Jul 5th - 9pm - Thomas Stajcer Album Release + David R. Elliott + Adam Baxter Jul 6th - 10pm - The Hypochondriacs + Jake Duggan - Jul 7th - 10pm - The Carleton Collective Jul 10th - 7:30pm - Rod MacDonald + Findlay Napier Jul 11th to 14th - TD Halifax Jazz festival Jul 15th - 8pm - NOTES FROM THE KITCHEN Jul 26th - 8pm - Madison Violet @ $22.5 Aug 11th - 8pm - The Fred Eaglesmith Show Starring Tif Ginn ! $42.5 The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: Jun 23rd - 9pm - Old School Party - Back Again Jul 21st - 8pm - The Acacia Strain Live in Halifax The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; every Tuesday - 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Jun 23rd - 5pm - Alycia Putnam - 9pm - Roger & Anthony Jun 24th - 2pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing - 7pm - Mike Forbes Jun 25th - 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit Jul 4th to 7th - music by Rowdy Dow Aug 1st to 4th - music by Rowdy Dow The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Aug 10th - 9pm - Covered! August Chester Atlantica Oak Island Resort and Convention Centre: 36 Treasure Drive: 1-800-565-5075: Jul 15th to 21st - Buddy MacDonald Aug 21st to 25th - Buddy MacDonald Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: every Friday - 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Lunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 1-902-634-8667: Jun 23rd - 4pm - Modernizing chamber music Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: Jul 7th - 2pm - an afternoon with julieanna richardson; @$ 20 Jul 8th - 7:30pm - Glimpses [production] is a look at local history through scene and song; @$ 20 Jul 20th - 7:30pm - St. Mark’s Kitchen Party With Hank Middleton And Friends; @$ 20 Jul 26th - 7:30pm - An Evening with Brookes and Fiona Diamond, & Seaside A Cappella Women’s Chorus; @$ 20 Aug 3rd - 7:30pm - Jim Kovalcik ; George Barkhouse & Tim Fisk & Special Guest: Patricia Watson; @$ 20 Aug 17th - 7:30pm - Three Finger Shot [ folk]; @$ 20 White Point White Point Lodge: 75 White Point Rd: 1-902-354-2711: Jul 13th & 14th - 8pm - Makayla Lynn Yarmouth Th'YARC Playhouse & Arts Centre: 76 Parade St.: 1-902-742-1136, 1-855-251-6107: Jun 23rd - 8pm - Dave Gunning; @ $ 22.50 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: every day - 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas Meteghan Clare bluegrass campgrounds: ....2018 Aug 10th to 12th-Clare Bluegrass Festival: 117 Connector Rd.: 1-902-659-2026: Aug 10th to 12th - Clare Bluegrass Festival; with the Bluegrass Diamonds, Nadine Landry & Sammy Lind, Clearwater, Echo Mountain, Mountain Willow, Oxbow Mountain Boy's, Ryan Dillman & Shadow River; US band-Foghorn Stringband; @$ 50



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"OutFront Productions"

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