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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-: ...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 ; $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Richard Wood, Jeff Gosse, Lawrence Cameron, David Rankin- Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: every Saturday - 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Jun 23rd - 2pm to 6pm - Douglas Cameron & Kathleen Poirier - 8pm - Serge Calssie & Scott & Gerald Delhunty; Robert Bouchard Jun 26th - 8pm to 11pm - Chrissy Crowley & Jason Roach Jun 30th - 3pm to 6pm - Kitchenfest starts with Rodney, Glenn, Mac, Patrick - 9pm - Drafted Jul 1st to 6th - Kitchen fest music Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: Jun 28th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Jul 4th, 12th, 18th, & 26th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 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+ 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)

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Margaree Area 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 $8 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Mike Hall, Robert Deveaux, Pius MacIsaac - 9pm to midnight St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: Jun 30th - 8pm - Canada Day Kickoff Concert with CÒIG & Lena Murphy; @$ 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: Jul 4th - 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year!! Jul 4th - 8pm to 10pm - Kitchenfest Concert and Dance ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Colin Grant, Doug Lamey, John Pellerin, Lawrence Cameron Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: every Monday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 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) 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 ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Jul 3rd - 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 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 - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] 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 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. 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 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 ; $8 | All ages Featuring: Richard Wood, Robbie Fraser, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Pius MacIsaac Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 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 6th - 6pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest -Pub Night ;$10 at door | All ages Featuring: Mairi Rankin, Wendy MacIsaac, Tracey MacNeil, Brennan MacDonald Central Park: Main St.: Jul 2nd - 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Jul 2nd - Lynn Chisholm & friends Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: every Sunday - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Jun 24th - 6pm to 8pm - Neil & Colin MacQuarrie St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Jul 6th - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; 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; :$10 Andrea Beaton, Gabrielle MacLellan, Tracey Dares MacNeil, & Tom Daniels Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ..... Musical Walking tour: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9:30am - Musical Walking Tours: Advanced booking required. Book online or by phone at 1-902-787-2708. @$ 25 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....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 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+ 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 ; $10 at door | All ages Featuring: Andrea Beaton, Jackie Dunn MacIsaac, Cyril MacPhee Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: Jul 1st - 7pm to 10pm - KitchenFest with: Lennie Gallant, opening with Cassie & Maggie MacDonald FREE Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Jun 24th - 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Jul 1st - 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 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 Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Jul 4th - 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) Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: every Thursday - 7pm - jam sessions; 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 Highland Village Museum: ......2018 KitchenFest: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Jul 6th - 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|$15 Students- - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic ; @ Included with admission | All ages Jul 5th - 2pm to 3pm - Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Jul 6th - noon to 2pm - Guided Storytelling Tour ; Included with admission | All ages- - 2pm to 3pm - Froilig-Luadhaidh-milling frolic-; Included with admission | All ages Jul 7th - 2pm to 3pm - Suas E Céilidh ; Included with admission | All ages- Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ......2018 KitchenFest!: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Jun 29th - 7pm to 10am - KitchenFest with Rosie MacKenzie, Colin MacDonald, David Rankin, Kevin Dugas; @$ 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 $10 Jun 23rd - Ben and Anita Jun 30th - Paul Cranford Jul 7th - Neil McDaniel Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....2018 June 27th to Aug 29th -Summer Concert Series: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Jun 27th - 8pm - Dave Gunning; @$ 25 Jul 4th - 8pm - Adam Baldwin 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: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: Jul 6th - 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 ] Baddeck (Badaig) 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 - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 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** 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 Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: Jul 6th to Aug 18th - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing.

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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 -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!: 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 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 Ingonish Broad Cove Camp Ground-outdoor amphitheatre: kitchenfest 2018: Jul 2nd - 7pm to 9pm - Kitchenfest Céilidh with Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald, Zach Cormier; FREE 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 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 St. John’s Parish Hall: #35981 Cabot Trail: 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) 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: Jul 6th - 7:30pm Jul 6th - 7:30pm - Brad Reid & The Maudes From Halifax

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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- $10 at door | Ages 19+ Featuring: Kyle MacDonald, Brent Aucoin, Leanne Aucoin, Mary Beth Carty The Underground: every Tuesday - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Dooley's: 10 Blowers St.: 1-902-794-1745: every Tuesday - 9pm to midnight - open mic with hosts Joey Targett and me Mark Boutilier Emera Centre Northside: 175 Kings St.: 902-794-3839: every Friday - 6pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial free every day - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free North Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: every Thursday - 5pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Jun 30th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Jun 30th - 5pm - ''Under the Breton Sky''-' with Matt Andersen & Bona Fide, Dave Sampson & Slowcoaster, Jordan Musycsyn Band, The Carmen Townsend Band, @$ 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 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 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 $10 Ages 19+ with: Allison Kehoe, Adam Young, Brian Doyle, Gerry McDaniel- Harbourstone Enhanced Care: 84 Kenwood Dr.: 902-539-4560: Jul 5th & Aug 2nd - 2pm - ceilidh, Gaelic & tea in the chapel [2nd floor] of the Kenwood building Hearthstone Inn-Commoner Table & Tap pub: 560 Kings Road: 902-539-8101: Jun 23rd - Buddy MacDonald Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: every Friday - 4pm to 10:30p,-after work party in the back lounge Little Vegas Showroom: 451 Prince Street: 902-539-7665: every Wednesday - 9pm - open mic night with James Bornn & the band Forged Membertou Heritage Park: 35 Su'n Awti.: 902-567-5333: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - an evening full of stories and laughter with Membertou's Elders, Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: Jun 30th - 7pm - Membertou Country Classics series- with Todd Hines, Robert Bouchard; a atribute to the songs of the Georges- George Jones & George Strait; @$ 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. 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. 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, 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. 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 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

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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 - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Louisbourg 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 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: Jul 1st - 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 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 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) 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 Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Jun 27th - 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 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 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+ 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+ Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Jul 1st - 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 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 ] 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 Whitehead community centre: Jul 7th - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Listen to Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM every Sunday - 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ every Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin & his guests ; http://yourlisten.com/989XFM Gaelic Society: behind Sense of Japan-restaurant-Main St.: every Tuesday - 7pm - Beginner & 8pm-Intermediate Gaelic classes with Mairi Briton for 6 weeks; @$ 60 mairidannsa@gmail.com 902-968-0316 Heritage Museum: 20 East Main St.: 902-863-6160: Jul 5th - 7:30pm to 9pm - ceilidh with host Karen Beaton; @$ 8 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 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 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 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- Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Jun 29th - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] 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 Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: Jul 1st & 2nd - 6pm to 8pm - free outdoor Summer concerts on the Pictou Waterfront 902-485-4372 1-877-574-2868 michelle.young@townofpictou.ca River John (Abhainn Eòin) 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. 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 Malagash Jost Vineyards-patio: 48 Vintage Lane: 1-800-565-4567: Jul 7th - entertainment with Evans and Doherty 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 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 ] 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 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' 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 Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: Jun 23rd - 8pm - Matt minglewood band-Night of Rockin' the blues' 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 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 Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: every Sunday - 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover 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 The Marquee Ballroom: 2037 Gottingen St.: Jun 23rd - 9pm - Old School Party - Back Again 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 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 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



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