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Northern Inverness Area Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: every Saturday - 2pm to 5pm - fiddle ceilidh Sep 23rd - 2pm to 6pm - Celine & Danelle Doucet - 9pm - Drafted Sep 24th - 6pm to 9pm - Le Groupe LeLièvre Sep 26th - 8pm to 11pm - Mike Hall & Mac Morin Sep 28th - 8pm to 11pm - Talent Night Sep 30th - 2pm to 6pm - Rachel Davis - 9pm - dance with TBA Oct 3rd - 8pm to 11pm - Colin Grant Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] 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)

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Margaree Area 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: Sep 25th - 6:30pm - Adult salmon fly tying workshop with Alex Breckenridge; FREE pre-registration required 902-248-2821 margaree@nsme.library.ns.ca 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: Sep 22nd, 29th, & Oct 6th - 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #34th year!! Sep 22nd - 8pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceilidh-Brenda Stubbert, Stuart Cameron, Hailee LeFort, Lawrence Cameron, Sep 24th - 8pm - concert with Cyril MacPhee Sep 29th - 8pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceilidh Kinnon Beaton, Betty Lou Beaton, Chrissy Crowley , Gillian Head. Oct 5th - 8pm - concert with Cyril MacPhee. . Oct 6th - 8pm - 3- Fiddler Concert-Ceilidh. Colin Grant, Douglas Cameron, & Howie MacDonald The Normaway Inn -Music Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: Sep 25th - Neil McDaniel, Sep 27th - Chrissy Crowley Sep 30th - Neil McDaniel, Oct 1st - Chrissy Crowley Oct 2nd - Kristen Shaw-Bishop & James Shaw, Oct 3rd - Neil McDaniel Oct 4th - Chrissy Crowley Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Sep 7th to 28th - 11am to 5pm - Nova Scotia Art Bank 2016 Arts Nova Scotia purchases Oct 1st - 2pm to 5pm - opening reception-Textile Journeys: Helene Blanchet, Anne Morrell Robinson, Adrienne Yorinks - Oct 2nd to 30th - 11am - Textile Journeys: Helene Blanchet, Anne Morrell Robinson, Adrienne Yorinks - The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-3933: Sep 24th - 8pm to 11pm - Jon Hines Sep 25th - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Pius & Melanie Sep 26th - 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Isabel Mac Eachern Sep 27th - 8pm to 11pm - entertainment by Eddie Cummings Sep 28th - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Keith Mullins Sep 22nd & 29th - 8pm to 11pm - entertainment by Lynn Chisholm Sep 23rd & 30th - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by Stewart Cameron

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SouthWestern Inverness 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: every day - free Ceilidh's in the 'Washback Pub', 1pm to 3pm, & 8pm to 10pm Sep 22nd - 1pm to 3pm - Pius MacIsaac & Stuart Cameron - 8pm to 10pm - Derek & Melody Cameron Sep 23rd - 1pm to 3pm - Campbell sisters - 8pm to 10pm - Glen MacEachern & Kevin Levesconte Sep 24th - 1pm to 3pm - The MacNeil Family - 8pm to 10pm - Pius MacIsaac & Ian MacDougall Sep 25th - 1pm to 3pm - pius MacIsaac - 8pm to 10pm - Kevin Levesconte & Glen MacEachern Sep 26th - 1pm to 3pm - Kevin Levesconte & pius MacIsaac - 8pm to 10pm - Kevin Levesconte & Stephanie MacDonald Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Sep 23rd - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: Sep 24th & Oct 1st - 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: every Friday - 10am - Summer movie mornings; Admission for each movie is by donation, with proceeds going to upcoming children's programming. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Sep 30th - 7:30pm - Classic Concert # 4, the 4th of a six- concert series, hosted by singer-songwriter Buddy MacDonald. with guests TBA; @$ 30 Oct 4th - 7:30pm - Return of the Vanishing Cape Breton Fiddler with Ron MacInnis and music by Shelly Campbell, Donna Marie DeWolfe and more; @$20 The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: Sep 23rd - 7pm - Rob MacLean Sep 24th Sep 25th to 27th - 5pm to 7pm - Donna Marie DeWolfe Sep 28th - 8pm - Eddie Cummings Sep 29th Sep 30th - 7pm - Lisa Cameron & Vern MacDougall Oct 1st Oct 2nd to 4th - 5pm to 7pm - Melody & Derrick Cameron- Oct 5th Oct 6th - 9pm - Glen Graham; @$ 10 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 to midnight - square dance@ $8 person , children under 12 free; Sep 23rd - 9pm - Kyle MacDonald & Colin MacDonald Glencoe Station Glencoe Station Hall: 1536 Mabou Rd.: 802-787-2062: Sep 22nd - 9pm to 1am - benefit dance for AARON MACDONALD; Son of Curtis & Laureen MacDonald, music- Donated By Gerald Macintyre; Id's Aaron was in an ATV accident on July 9th. Hosted By: Glencoe Station Recreation Association Port Hood (Sestico) Celltic Shores Coastal Trail head-Port Hood: Oct 1st - 12:30pm - “Blue Route” Opening; two rides=leaving from two starting points (Troy Station/Inverness), both starting at 9am. and both ending up in Port Hood for 12:30p.m. Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: Sep 24th - 6pm to 8pm - Lisa & Vern Sep 26th - Bill Quimby Sep 27th - 6pm to 8pm - Pius & Melanie St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: every Friday - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [NON ON 2017 Aug 4th-Chestico Days ] Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Sep 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & friends Oct 1st - 2pm to 5pm - Donna Marie DeWolfe & friends; Ceilidh sponsored by Duncan & Robyn Ritchie Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: every day except Sunday - 11am to 3pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [Saturday live music until 2pm only [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton & more ] Sep 23rd & 30th - 11:30am to 2pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; free admission [ Joe MacMaster, Hailee LeFort, Allan Dewar, Siobhan Beaton & more ] Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....2017 October 9th to 13th-Buddy MacMaster School of Fiddling: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Oct 5th - 7:30pm - Masters Concert for the Celtic Music Centre's "Buddy MacMaster Fiddle Camp", Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....2015 October 12th to 16th-Celtic Colours/Fiddle Camp Lunch Ceilidh: Oct 6th - 11:30am to 3pm - Lunch Ceilidh with instructors : @ $ 6 Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 2123 Highway 19: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Oct 6th - 9pm to midnight - "Super Friday" Square Dance with Shelly Campbell > Thanksgiving weekend [8:30pm-free square dance demo and workshop] 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 ); Oct 5th - 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Sept 7th-CANCELLED, next Sept 21st Oct 5th, 17th, Nov 2nd, 16th, & 30th

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Port Hawkesbury Area Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern 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 Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: Jun 29th to Nov 30th - 7pm to 8pm - Tall Ships Exhibit; 'Seascapes & Ships'; Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: ...2017 -Tuesday Ceilidhs. #22nd: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 2017 Ceilidh passes @ $80 [ You get 6 Ceilidhs FREE ] Sep 26th - Melody & Derrick Cameron, Joël Chiasson, Stephen MacLennan, Lewis MacLennan, Pat Lamey & Heather Richards Oct 3rd - Pre Celtic Colours Show: Shelly Campbell, Allan Dewar, Joe MacMaster, Cheryl MacQuarrie Dancers, Joanne MacIntyre & Family Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Sep 24th - 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 Socials @ $5 Sep 22nd - Kenny Petitpas Sep 29th - EastBound Band St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Oct 1st - 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 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 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) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: every Thursday - 7pm - jam sessions; 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: every Saturday - 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 Sep 23rd - Keith Mullins Sep 30th - Brad Reid Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Oct 3rd - 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Sep 29th - Là Fhèill Mìcheil/St. Michael’s Day - Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: every Friday - 6pm to 7pm - Supper Adult plate - $12; Child/Senior plate - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Baddeck (Badaig) Alexander Graham Bell Museum: 559 Chebucto St.: 46°06.250′N 60°44.755′W: 1-902-295-2069: Sep 21st to 23rd - 7pm - Theatre Baddeck-'The Young Ladies of Baddeck Club' http://www.theatrebaddeck.com/ @$ 28; [Thursday to Saturday start at 7pm; Sunday start at 5pm] @$ 28 Sep 24th - 7pm - Theatre Baddeck-'The Young Ladies of Baddeck Club' http://www.theatrebaddeck.com/ @$ 28; [Thursday to Saturday start at 7pm; Sunday start at 5pm] @$ 28 Sep 26th - Harvest home Bras d’or Yacht Club: 1 Jones St.: 902-295-2107: Oct 6th - 6pm - open mic celtic colours jam session with host Michael Cavanaugh Farmer's Market -Community Centre: 526 Chebucto St.: every Wednesday - 11am to 2pm - Farmer's Market Greenwood Manse: 97 Twining St.: Oct 1st - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Oct 1st - 8pm - Gaelic Social Gathering - All levels of Gaelic welcome. hosted by Gâidhlig Agam Inverary Inn -Flora's Dining Room: 902-295-3500: every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - dining music with Keith Mullins every Sunday & Monday - 6pm to 9pm - dining music with TBA Inverary Inn-Thistledown Restaurant Pub & Patio: 368 Shore Rd.: 902-295-3500, 1-800-565-5660: every Friday & Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - music with TBA Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Tuesday - 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: .Michael Hall at St. Michael’s Hall: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-537-2648: Sep 27th to Oct 6th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Traditional Cape Breton fiddle & piano music with Michael Hall & Robert Deveaux; ***blackout Monday, October 2nd, 2017*** To book advanced seating, call 1-902-537-2648; Tickets will go on sale at the door at 5pm daily St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: Sep 22nd - Mike Hall & friends Sep 23rd - Donnie Campbell & Jinx Sep 24th - The LAST 2017 Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh with Donnie Campbell and Jinx. See You ALL in 2018!!

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St Anns Bay Area Ross Ferry Fire/Community Centre: 9685 Kempt Head Road: Sep 24th - 1pm to 3pm - Farmers Market [Joella 902-674-2578 ] South Haven (An Acarsaid A Deas) Community Hall: Hwy # 105: every Thursday - 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: every Saturday - weaving instruction for two age groups; [register with Dianne Quimby 902-945-2226 weaver@gaeliccollege.edu ] [ 8 sessions @ $ 80 ] Gaelic College-: 2016 Sept 30th to Oct 2nd--2016 Cabot Trail Writers Festival: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): Sep 30th to Oct 2nd - The 9th Annual Cabot Trail Writers Festival; with writers=Wayne Johnston, Sheree Fitch, Linden MacIntyre, Douglas Gibson, Carol Bruneau, Sarah Faber, Sarah MacLaughlin, James Keelaghan, Mona Knight and Rebecca Silver Slayter. contact= jeannette.gary@ns.sympatico.ca; Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ....-Instructor Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Sep 27th - Dawn & Margie Beaton, Rodney MacDonald, Colin MacDonald, David Rankin, Brittany Rankin-MacDonald, . Englishtown (Baile Nan Gall) House: 44667 Cabot Trail Road: every Monday - 10am to noon - Conversational Gaelic Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: Sep 23rd - 7pm - The Red Dirt Skinners; @$ 20 from England the husband and wife team of Rob and Sarah Skinner. Ingonish Keltic Lodge-Arduaine Restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Sep 23rd to 26th - Buddy MacDonald Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Gaelic: 44667 Cabot Trail: every Monday - 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. ] 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

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Urban Cape Breton Area 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 Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Seniors & Pensioners Club: 6 Fraser Ave.: every Saturday - 8pm to midnight - saturday dance with music by Ray Petrie & Bud Harrold-''R & B Country''; @ $ 3 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 - 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 every day - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free every Wednesday & Sunday - 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: every Thursday - 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Sep 22nd - 9pm to 1am - dance with Final Cut; @$ 3 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: every Saturday - 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: every Tuesday - free movie night every Saturday - 4pm to 8pm - free matinee shows with Murray & Keith Sep 22nd - 6pm to 10pm - after work party with Lynda Maxwell, Robbie Simms, Tony Leudy, Lawson MacDonald, Carmen Townsend & hosted by ROb Barrie; @$ 10; proceeds to NS Undercurrent youth centre Sep 23rd - 4pm - The Ashbys - 10pm - Bandit Sep 30th - 10pm - Matt Minglewood Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Sep 30th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; http://www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) various locations around town: .....2017 Sept 21st to 23rd-# 8th Annual Lumière Festival: Sep 22nd - 6pm to 8pm - 'Lumière Artist Talks'=St Patrick’s Museum, 87 Esplanade, Sydney Sep 23rd - 'Community Lantern Workshops' Visit a local CBRL branch and create a lantern FREE noon to 2PM-Membertou Youth Centre, 34 Maillard St, Membertou noon to 2PM-New Waterford Library, 3390 Plummer Ave, New Waterford noon to 2PM-McConnell Library, 50 Falmouth St., Sydney 2pm to 4PM-W W Lewis Memorial Library, 10 Upper Warren St, Louisbourg - 7pm to midnight - 'Lumière Art-At-Night'= Sydney Waterfront District - 11pm to 2am - 'Official After Party'= Flavor on the Water, 60 Esplanade, Sydney 19+ Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; C.B. Centre for Craft & Design Gallery: 322 Charlotte St.: 902-539-7491: Sep 14th to Oct 31st - exhibit- 'Hooked on Tessellation' ; a rug hooking exhibition with work by over 50 Cape Breton rug hookers ; Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: every Thursday - noon to 1pm - Gaelic conversation over lunch; Join Carmen MacArthur & Heather Sparling to practice your Gaelic or just listen in. Free. Cape Breton University-Centre for Cape Breton Studies: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: Oct 4th to 6th - The North Atlantic Fiddle Convention #6 workshops; FREE; (https://nafcoworkshop2017.eventbrite.ca). Oct 4th - 9am to noon - Song Writing Workshop with Stewart MacNeil - 1pm to 4pm - Tune Writing Workshop with Brenda Stubbert & Paul Cranford - 9am to 10:15am - 'Writing About Music' Social Media with Christie MacNeil - 10:45am to noon - 'Writing About Music' Podcasts with Ian Brodie - 1pm to 2:15pm - 'Writing About Music' Wikipedia with Chris McDonald - 2:45pm to 4pm - 'Writing About Music' Websites with Heather Sparling Oct 5th - 9am to 10am - Keynote Address - Anna Birch - 10:30am to 12:30pm - 3 Paper Presentations + Responses - 1:30pm to 3pm - Performance Studies & the Archive - 3:30pm to 5pm - Documenting Performance - 7:30pm to 11pm - Blue Mist session (in Bras d'Or) Oct 6th - 9:30am to 12:30pm - Remembering Performance Oct 5th - 1:30pm to 3:30pm - Personal Manifesto - 4pm to 5:30pm - The Way Ahead Casino Nova Scotia-Ceilidh Room: 525 George St.: 902-563-7777: Sep 28th - 6pm to 9pm - Dreams Take Flight Presents Charity in a Box Monte Carlo Night · Hosted by Amanda Carroll and Donnie Marg Vaters; ONLY 120 tickets available @ $ 30 Centre 200: 481 George St.: 1-902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: Sep 30th - 8pm - Dreaming out loud; L'il JON - Neon Dreams - Craymak - Quake Embers Southern Barbeque: 54 Prince St.: 902-562-4227: every Tuesday - 6pm to 9pm - music with Rob MacLean; Taco & tunes every Thursday - 8pm to 11pm - a musical showcase -open mic with Rob MacLean; come join in Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: every Friday - Every Friday, the talented Flo Sampson, and her piano “Go with the Flo Friday” performance. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE 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 Sep 22nd - 6pm to 9pm - after Work Party with John Curtis Sampson - 10:30pm - Jordan Musycsyn & Anthony Burke Sep 23rd - 10:30pm - Andre Pettipas and The Giants//Fire Valley Fire/ Sep 28th - noon to 3pm - Gillian Head Oct 2nd - noon to 3pm - Gillian Head Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Sep 27th to Oct 1st - 3 men in a boat 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, Sep 21st to 24th - Contact East 2017; http://www.contacteast.ca; with Showcasing Artists: André Rodrigues, The Andrew Collins Trio, AYRAD, Betty Bonifassi, Chris Kirby & kim dunn, Cy, Diyet Music, Eastern Front Theatre’s “Lullaby: Inside the Halifax Explosion”, Eric Harper, Heather Rankin, Hogtown Brass Quintet, James & Jamesy, Kobo Town, Lloyd Spiegel Music, Matthew Byrne, Meaghan Blanchard, Nicolas Pellerin et les Grands Hurleurs, OUROBOROS, Payadora Tango Ensemble, Rum Ragged, Stéphanie Morin-Robert’s “BLINDSIDE”, Tanika Charles, The Small Glories, Tomas Kubinek, Union Duke and Video Phase. Pitch Artists:-Dennis Ellsworth & KINLEY, Earle and Coffin, Geordie Productions "Water Weight", Jazz Affair, Pierre Rancourt, Rebecca Perry’s "From Judy To Bette: The Stars of Old Hollywood", @Roseneath Theatre’s "Outside" and Ryan Cook as Hank Williams. Membertou Heritage Park-Aboriginal Culture Centre: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: Oct 6th - 1pm to 4pm - Drum Making Workshop; @$ 100-includes materials; with (Jeff Ward) - 902-567-5333 - jeffward@membertou.ca [ make and take home a Mi'kmaq hand drum. ] Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: every Tuesday - 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill; Carl Getto; every Wednesday - 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neill every Thursday - 6pm to 9pm - Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: Sep 24th - music by Aaron Lewis Smart Shop Place: 314 Charlotte St.: Oct 6th - 5:30pm - GobbleFest 2017-Acoustic Show; all ages welcome; @$ 5; Songwriters Circle with Bailey Shibinette, Jordan Francis, One Eyed Eddie, Joe Costello & Tamarack Gabrielle Papillon The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Sep 22nd - 5pm - “After Work Party” with Taylor Burton - 9:30pm - John Kendall & Gary Chew Sep 23rd - 5pm - Duane Nardocchio - 9:30pm - john Kendall & Gary Chew Sep 24th - 5:30pm - Jason Kempt The Upstairs Club: #44 Ferry St.: Sep 22nd & Oct 6th - 8pm to 11pm - new concert series; presented by Caper Radio, in partnership with Exclaim! magazine, Victoria Park Armories, Esplanade: 58 Cottagedale Crescent: 902-539-8035: Sep 22nd to 24th - Second Wind Community Bandfest Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) 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: Sep 22nd - 8pm - 'What we become'- a musical theatre production; @32.75 Sep 23rd - 9:45am to 5pm - Contact East showcase 2017; @$ 15 Oct 1st - 7:30pm - The Savoy's 90th Anniversary Celebration-Celebrate 90 Years!! @ $45 Oct 5th - 7pm - Thane Dunn and the Cadillac Kings; @$ 42.50 Town Centre Lanes Hall [former old Knox Hall]: CommercialSt.: every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - Kids Saturday dance

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Louisbourg Area Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment Sep 22nd - Rob MacLean Sep 29th - John Curtis Sampson Oct 6th - Mike Wadden Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: Oct 6th - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Sep 23rd - 9pm to 11:30pm - pub night with DJ; fundraiser for Sacred Heart Church Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Sep 26th - Louisbourg at night Sep 19th to Oct 24th - 7pm to 9pm - Lantern Tours -return to the Past; Sep 23rd - 6pm to 10pm - ♀ Louisbourg Live: Fortress Feast; A distinctive fundraising event; 4-course meal, a taste of Fortress Rum , live music and fireworks ; @$ 100 supporting the Society of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Nova Scotians, deafandhardofhearing.com or 902-564-0003. Oct 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th - Louisbourg at night Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: Sep 22nd - 8pm to 10pm - Evans & Doherty; @ $23.48+ Sep 23rd - 8pm - Robert Bouchard-new CD release Sep 24th - Men Of The Deeps Sep 25th - Cape Breton…and a Funeral @$ 22 Sep 26th - Cape Breton…and a Funeral Sep 27th - Cape Breton…and a Funeral Sep 28th - Scott Phillips and friends Sep 29th & 30th - 8pm to 10pm - Lyrics & Laughter Oct 1st - Jason Kempt Oct 2nd - Library Oct 3rd - Sheldon Chant Band Oct 4th - Wendy Markey Band Oct 5th - Shawn MacDonald Oct 6th - Alycia Putnam

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St Peter's Area West Bay Road Fire hall: ....2017 September 22nd to 24th-#33rd Annual West Bay Road Fall Fair: 644 Cenotaph Rd, & West Bay Rd.: 1-902-625-1601, 1-902-227-8629: Sep 23rd - 7pm - Variety Show, West Bay Road Fire Hall, Local Entertainment Sep 24th - 9pm to 1am - Adult Dance, ‘Gerald MacIntyre’, West Bay Road Fire Hall, Adm $7 Sep 25th - 2pm - Parade, Pony Rides, Games, Merchandise Bingo, Followed by Pork Chop BBQ, $10 Adults, Fire hall: 644 Cenotaph Road: Sep 22nd - 7:30pm - #33rd annual Fall Fair; variety show with local talent, lite lunch River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: every Thursday - 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Oct 4th - 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour Coastal Market: 9856 Grenville St.: every Sunday - 11am to 5pm - Richmond's County Artisan's market Fire Hall: 22 Toulouse St.: every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Scottish Country Dancing ; Everyone is welcome @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: Sep 24th - 2pm - variety concert, with local talent fundraiser for L'Arche Cape Breton; free will offering MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: Sep 23rd - 9pm - adult dance with ''the Relatives','; @$10 ; 19+ Sep 30th - 9pm - adult dance with '''Rockin' Country'';'; @$10 ; 19+ Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Sep 24th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep

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Mainland Area Paq'tnkek Paq’tnkek Entertainment Centre: 4 Dillon St. Afton Station,: 902-386-2819: Sep 23rd & 24th - Paqtnkek Traditional Powwow, – [ Contact Rose Lewis ] 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 Sep 30th - Ladies Night at Days Gone By Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles here 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 Farmers' Market at the former The Prissy Pig Café: 20 Andrews St.: every Saturday - 10am to 2pm - Winter Market; with music TBA Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: every Wednesday - 6:30pm to 8:30pm - weekly ceilidhs with host Brian MacDonald and friends ; traditional Scottish and Celtic music. Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 59: 294 Main St.: 902-863-3666: Sep 29th - 10pm - RaSquatch - Vinyl Release Party; @$ 8 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-Schwartz -Auditorium: Oct 2nd - 8pm - St. FX Visiting Artist Series: Mike Rud, Guitar @$ 10 The Tall & Small Cafe: 342-2 Main St.: 902-863-4682: Oct 6th - 7pm - Frog's Phone Anxiety Book Launch; with Brendan Ahern The Town House 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 Maryvale (Allt A´ Mheiligein) St. Mary's Parish Hall: Highway #245: Sep 22nd - 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music provided by -Ian MacDougall & Mac Morin; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Sep 29th - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: Sep 23rd & 24th - Harvest Weekend Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Sep 22nd to Oct 15th - Stephan Hederich Oct 5th - 7:30pm - The Swinging Belles Truro Colchester-East Hants Public Library: Sep 30th - noon - Symphony NS -the library players in Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Wednesday - 12:15pm - Summer Lunchtime Concerts ; Free admission - bring your lunch Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Sep 27th - 7:30pm - Spencer Myer; @ $ 30 Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: Sep 22nd - Hillsburn ; @ $20 Oct 6th - Matthew Byrne_CD release tour Bedford the Royal Canadian Legion Br #95: 1772 Bedford Hwy.: Sep 23rd - 8pm - Isle Madame & Area Dance Party; UPSTAIRS; @$ 15 -advance; proceeds to Strait Richmond Hospital & to the Ste.Anne’s Centre [ Dollene Boudreau 902-499-7129, Joyce (Landry) Clarke 902-880-2833 , Bonnie (LeBlanc) Dennis 902-497-6886 Dartmouth Alderney Landing Theatre: 2 Ochterloney Street: 1-888-311-9090, 902-461-8401: Oct 5th & 6th - 6:30pm to 10pm - 'Fire & Water Cultural Festival'-. FREE experience hands on cultural diverse art forms; educating the public about the 13 Mi'kmaw communities in the province. 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' Sep 22nd & 23rd - Rowdy Dow [ VInce Scott & Brad ] http://www.rowdydow.vpweb.ca Sep 24th - 5pm - Douglas Cameron and Brad Reid Ceilidh's Pub: 245 Waverley Rd: 902-466-5310: every Sunday - 7pm - open mic with host Brad Reid & guests Finbar's Irish Pub-Portland Hills: 635 Portland Hills Drive: 902-444-7654: every Sunday - 2pm to 5pm: Cape Breton Fiddle Kitchen Party Jamieson's Irish House & Grill: 5 Cumberland Dr.: 902-433-0500: every Tuesday - Songwriters Open Mic happening tonight w/ guest host Andrew Molloy, Sep 23rd - 2pm - Brad Reid & Douglas Cameron Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: every Saturday - 8pm - entertainment Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie University -Arts Centre - Joseph Strug Concert Hall: 6101 University Avenue: Sep 29th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Matt Andersen & Symphony Nova Scotia Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville 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 Government house: 1451 Barrington St.: 902-424-7001: Oct 3rd - 7pm to 8:30pm - The vocal ensemble Les Voix d’Acadie, the Francophone beacon choir -concert FREE -but pre-registration necessary on a first-come first-served basis https://lt.gov.ns.ca/news-events/evenings-government-house ; 902-424-7001. Halifax Central Library: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: Oct 1st - 1:30pm & 3pm - Symphony NS-Celebrate Nova Scotia Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: Sep 22nd - TJ King Sep 24th - Jeff Goodspeed Sep 26th - Mike Biggar Sep 30th - Pam Barr The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Sep 22nd - 10pm - Garrett Mason + Chris Landry Sep 23rd - 10pm - The Legendary Goldblooms Sep 25th - 7pm - Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres' Open Stage Sep 26th - 7pm - Aerialists + Emily Millard Sep 27th - 7pm - Craig Cardiff @ $22.5 Sep 28th - 9pm - Party Boots + Andre Pettipas & The Giants + Murder Murder Sep 29th - 10pm - Penny Blacks + Caribou Run + The Helpless Romantics Sep 30th - 7pm - Thom Swift Trio @ $27.5 - 10pm - The Legendary Goldblooms Oct 5th - 8pm - Lisa Richard CD Release With Special Guest Hal Bruce @ $22.5 Oct 6th - 10pm - Birds Of Bellwoods + The Pick Brothers Band The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 6:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; every Tuesday - 8pm - with Glenn Coolen Jeremy Finney every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Sep 22nd & 23rd - 9pm - Halifax Pier Sep 23rd - 5pm - Floyd King Sep 24th - 7:30pm - David Goyetche The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Sep 22nd - 10pm - Alert the Medic; @4 10-advance Sep 29th - 9pm to 2am - Every Time I Die live in Halifax; with Knocked loose, Hollow Earth, @$ 25+ 19+ Sep 30th - 10pm - The Mellotones; @$ 10 The Shriners' Hall: ....Cape Breton Adult Dance: 3530 Connolly St.: Sep 30th - 9:30pm to 12:30am - Cape Breton Adult Dance with Douglas Cameron & Kolten MacDonell @ $ 10; 19+ presented by the Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax; VIA RAIL TRAIN STATION: 1161 Hollis Street: Sep 26th - 4pm - Symphony NS at the Train station 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: Sep 27th - 7pm - Light Music: Baroque movement and dance; with Ms Lacoursiere Sep 30th - 7pm - Suzie LeBlanc , Gianni Fabbrini, Nathalie Lacoursiere and Michel Angers. @$ 30 Oct 2nd to 15th - 2017 Rossini Opera Academy Oct 6th - 7pm - Straight from La Scala! Daniela Barcellona; & Alessandro Vitiello Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 1-902-769-2423: every day - 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas



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