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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 Oct 28th - 2pm to 6pm - Fiddle TBA - 9pm - Band-Brandon Collier-sydney 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 Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: Oct 30th & Nov 6th - 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. Nov 2nd - 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) Mill Road Social Enterprises.: 20 Mill Road: Oct 28th - 10am to noon - 'Welcoming our youngest citizens' 2017 mawiomi w'jit mijuwajijk Councillor Jim Mustard jim.mustard@invernesscounty.ca.

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SouthWestern Inverness Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Nov 4th - 7pm to 10:30pm - Saturday bi-weekly jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou (An Drochaid) Alexander Doyle Public Library in Dalbrae Academy-: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-2257: Oct 23rd, 30th, & Nov 6th - 10am to noon - Gaelic Playgroups with Margie Beaton; All ages up to 5.; 6 weeks; Free admission but limited space!! growingthroughgaelic@gmail.com 902-623-0455 Nov 3rd - 7pm - Pius Macisaac-CD release- 'my celtic strings' 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. Oct 28th - 7:30pm - Classic Concert # 5, the 5th of a six- concert series, hosted by singer-songwriter Buddy MacDonald. with guests TBA; @$ 30 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@ $8 person , children under 12 free; Oct 28th - Brent Aucoin & Hilda Chiasson Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment Oct 28th - 6pm to 9pm - Darrell Keigan Nov 4th - 6pm to 9pm - Kolten MacDonnell Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: Oct 28th - 8pm - Halloween Masquerade with the magic of Michael James; @ pub at 10pm-Beech hill; @$ 40 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 ; Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Oct 29th - 2pm to 5pm - Kinnon Beaton & friends @ $8 Nov 5th - 2pm to 5pm - Brent Aucoin & Allan Dewar Ceilidh sponsored by Canso Ford $8 Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: ......bi-weekly year round Thursday Celtic jam sessions: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: Thursdays-all instruments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians, monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. [ weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm [ 101.5 The Hawk ); Nov 2nd - 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Sept 7th-CANCELLED, next Sept 21st Nov 2nd - Mac Campbell, pianist-TBD

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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-: 606 Reeves St.: 1-902-625-2591: Oct 28th - 10am to noon - 'Welcoming our youngest citizens' 2017 mawiomi w'jit mijuwajijk Mayor Brenda Chisholm-Beaton bchisholmbeaton@townofph.ca. 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'; Knights of Columbus Hall: 138 Granville St.: every Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - Port Hawkesbury School of Gaelic will be offering 20 weeks of Gaelic classes St. All levels of learners welcome. Mack Music: Port Hawkesbury shopping centre: 902-219-1122: Oct 28th - 3pm - Andre Pettipas and The Giants//, All Ages Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night Socials @ $5 Oct 27th - 10pm - Gerald MacIntyre (Halloween); 19+ Oct 28th & 29th - 5:30pm to 9:30pm - Haunted House; Donations at the Door to support the Legion and Strait Area Ground Search and Rescue. Oct 29th - 11am to 2pm - Kids Halloween party; ages 12 and under Donations at the Door to support the Legion and Strait Area Ground Search and Rescue. SAERC Auditorium: 902-625-2591: Oct 28th - 7:30pm - Lennie Gallant-searching for Abeqwelt; @$ 20-advance St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Nov 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 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 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 - $8. Free Ceilidh from 7pm to 10 pm Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: 4237 Hwy 223: 902-725-2178: Oct 28th - 9:30pm to 1:30am - Halloween dance with music by DJ Curtis MacNeil; @$ 10; 19+ St. Columba Church hall: Oct 28th - 10am to noon - 'Welcoming our youngest citizens' 2017 mawiomi w'jit mijuwajijk Councillor Paul MacNeil paul.macneil@countyvictoria.ns.ca. Wagmatcook (Wagmitkuk) Culture & Heritage Centre: #10765- Hwy 105: 902-295-2999, 1-866-295-2999: Oct 28th - 10am to noon - 'Welcoming our youngest citizens' 2017 mawiomi w'jit mijuwajijk Vickie Price vickieprice101@gmail.com. Nov 1st - noon to 5:30pm - #6th Annual Wagmatcook Elders Mawiomi - Gathering ata the Great Hal eldersmawiomi@gmail.com; traditional music, food, dancing, entertainment Baddeck (Badaig) 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: Oct 31st - 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.: Nov 5th - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Tuesday - 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE

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St Anns Bay Area 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 ] Oct 27th to 29th - Oidhche Shamhna Gàidhealach ~ Halloween Gaelic Weekend (all ages); Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Oct 25th & Nov 1st - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Wednesday night ceilidhs with Gaelic College instructors & staff @ $ 10; children under 12 @ $ 5 Oct 25th - : Kinnon and Betty Beaton, Brittany Rankin-MacDonald, and David Rankin (Sponsor: Canadian Pioneer Estates Ltd) Nov 1st - : Rodney MacDonald, Campbell Hart, Blanche Sophecles, Brittany Rankin-MacDonald (Sponsor: Bouman Group) Bay St Lawrence (Bàgh Labhruinn) Community Center & Museum: 3160 Bay St. LawrenceRd.: 902-383-2334: Oct 28th - 7pm - Robert Bouchard Ingonish Keltic Lodge in Thistledown Pub: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Oct 27th & 28th - 1st annual Gals getaway Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) St. Ann's United Church Tea Room: 46715 Cabot Trail: 46°20.969′N 60°32.159′W: 902-929-2999: 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 Boularderie (An t-Eilean Mór) Boularderie Elementary School: 12065 Kempt Head Road: Oct 25th & Nov 1st - 1:50pm to 2:50pm - After school Gaelic program [grades primary to five welcome] @$ 10 per week -Joyce MacDonald 902-295-3411 joyce@gaeliccollege.edu 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 Oct 27th - 9pm to 2am - HALLOWEEN DANCE The Theatre Pub & Grill: 236 Commercial st.: 902-794-1188: every Tuesday - 5pm - free movie night every Saturday - 4pm to 8pm - free matinee shows with Murray & Keith Oct 28th - 4pm - the Ashbys - 10pm - bad Kitty Nov 4th - 10pm - The Privateers will Celtic Rock the pub Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Oct 28th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; http://www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) 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 Drive-In: Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-9922: Oct 27th - Fund raiser movie night; Movies=ET-the Extra Terrestrial & Back to the Future ; @$ donation; All proceeds go to the loval environmental efforts of ACAP Cape Breton Oct 28th - 5pm - PCA cheerleaders are hosting a "Halloween @ The Drive In" fundraiser to aid in their trip to the Nationals competition in Niagara Falls this coming Spring. include games, costume dance party, and treat prizes for the kids! Movies include 'Casper' plus 'Gremlins'. @ minimum $10 donation. Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Oct 26th to 30th - 7pm - • “The Circle of terror” Cape Breton University B201: Oct 26th - 1pm to 2:15pm - CBU Biology students, Clayton D'Orsay and Jared Tomie. give a guest lecture to BIOL2503 Principles of Ecology. Clayton and Jared are currently Parks Canada Ecologists, talking about the Cape Breton Highlands National Parks monitoring program and the Bring Back the Boreal project. [ Katherine Jones (katherine_jones@cbu.ca) Cape Breton University-cafeteria: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: Oct 26th - noon to 2pm - mini-powwow; In celebration of Mi'kmaq History Month; followed by a conversation with Chief Leroy Denny about Mi'kmaq/L'nu education at CBU, 2-3pm, in the Royal Bank Lecture Hall. Free. Cape Breton University-RBC Lecture Theatre: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Oct 26th - 2pm to 3pm - Chief Leroy Denny-Mi'Kmaq history month & CBU mini powwow -noon-Upper Cafeteria Cineplex: .....movies from ..Passport to the World: 325 Prince St.: 902-539-9050: Oct 30th - 7pm - movie- 'Puerto Rico' Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Oct 25th - 8pm to 11pm - Chrissy Crowley Nov 1st - Chrissy Crowley 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 Oct 24th - noon to 3pm - Gillian Head Oct 26th - Mike Le Lievre with James Bornn Oct 27th - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Oct 27th & 28th - The Motorleague -- Governor’s Pub: ......Governor's Cruise ship ceilidh's: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: Oct 28th - noon to 6pm - : ceilidh-Adam Young , with Chrissy Crowley, Oct 29th - noon to 3pm - : ceilidh-Adam Young, with Dara Smith-MacDonald, Hailee LeFort, Maggie Beaton Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Oct 25th to 29th - 8pm - Punch Up Nov 4th - 7:30pm - Jimmy the Janitor 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: Oct 27th - Monster Ball is coming; with all the proceeds going to Caleb's Courage!!! 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. Whitney Pier Neville Park: Victoria Road & Jamieson Street: Oct 30th - Boo-Fest Royal Canadian Legion Branch #128: 10 Wesley St.: 902-539-4112: Oct 28th - 9pm to 1am - #3rd Annual Halloween Dance ~sponsored by the Stone Church Restoration Society; @$ 10; 19+ ; Music by DJ Arno Roston 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: Nov 2nd - 7pm - 'Dance like Everybody's Watching'-a fundraiser for CB school of arts; @$ 20 Nov 3rd - 7:30pm - Pigs-canada's pink Floyd; @$ 41 Nov 4th - 7pm - Oh Canada-we sing for thee! ; a-way-to production; @$38.50 Nov 5th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Chordsmen-keep a song in your heart ; @$ 20

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Louisbourg Area Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment Oct 28th - Halloween Dance with Romard Dj; @$ 10 Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: Nov 3rd - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Two Rivers Wildlife Park: Sandfield Rd.Huntington: 902-727-2483: Oct 27th & 28th - Fright Night Oct 29th - Fright Night-family day Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Sep 19th to Oct 24th - 7pm to 9pm - Lantern Tours -return to the Past; Oct 24th - Louisbourg at night

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St Peter's Area St George's Channel South Mountain Arm of Gold Community Hall: Oct 29th - 2:30pm - Classic Country Music Tribute Show; @$ 10; with Jim RIchard, Gertie Grant, Gary Williams, Eldon Munroe, Roger Grant 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: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Nov 1st - 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 @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jan 24th-host is RG Scaller Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 47: 6834 Grand Anse Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: Oct 28th - 9pm - adult dance with '''Rockin' Country''; @$10 ; 19+ Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Nov 5th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Little Anse Social Action Centre: Oct 28th - 9pm to 1am - Halloween Dance, with exit 46; @$ 8-with costume D’Escousse Civic Improvement Centre: 3276 Hwy #320: Oct 31st - 5pm to 9pm - Family halloween Event; Mummy Hot Dogs, Spooky Drinks, Games, Movies on big screen, Trick or Treats, Popcorn and much more

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Mainland Area Mulgrave Fire Hall: Murray St.: 902-747-3191: Oct 28th - 10pm to 2am - Halloween dance ; music by East Bound; Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Nov 5th - Oh, Canada, we sing for thee!; with Leisa Way & the Wayward Wind Band, Nathan Smith, Bobby Prochaska, Fred Smith, Bruce Ley, Sam Cino 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: Nov 4th - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish International Film Festival: ... 2017 Oct 26th to 29th-#11th Annual International Film Festival: 23 Hillcrest St.: Oct 26th to 29th - #11th Annual International Film Festival; 40 films over three days; 7 films by Antigonish directors Oct 28th - Community Dinner ; @$ 20 (always sells out; get your tickets early) aiffdinner@lyghtesome.ns.ca at St. James United Church Hall 197 Main Street Antigonish Cineplex Cinema (Empire Capitol Theatre: ....2017 Oct 26th to 28th--#11th Annual International Film Festival: 291 Main St.: 902-863-4646: Oct 26th - 7pm to 8pm - Gala Opening Antigonish International Film Festival; @$ 15 movie=An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, the update to An Inconvenient Truth • Locations: The People’s Place Library, the Town Council Chambers and the Cineplex Cinema. Oct 28th - 6:30pm - • Community dinner @ James United Church Hall. @ $20 • 902-863-5095 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 - 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. 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-Chapel Auditorium: Oct 28th - 1pm to 4pm - Come Sing with Coco Love - Workshop & Performance ; [ Jenn Laudadio to register priddlejenn@hotmail.com. @ $ 20 St. FX-Immaculata Hall: 902-867-2196: Oct 27th - 7pm to 10pm - 'She Sings as She Flies' - Concert with Patchwork (Mary Jane Lamond & Laurel MacDonald) with special guests Nicole LeBlanc, Kirsten Olivia, & Naomi Dawn Poulette. St. FX-Schwartz School of business-room # 205: Antigonish International Film Festival: Oct 26th to 28th - 2017 Film season; Venues for this year's festival are the People's Place Library, the Town Council Chambers and the Cineplex Theatre. The Community Dinner is Saturday, Oct 28. St. FX-Schwartz -Auditorium: Oct 28th - 8pm - Coco Love Alcorn 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: Oct 27th - 9pm to midnight - A Family Round & Square Dance ; @ $10 . Music by - John Pellerin & Colin Rankin, Mac Morin; Children 12 & under free. Tea & Sweets provided- Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Oct 27th - 7pm - Variety concert ; proceeds to Karen Lynn MacDonald Allergy Awareness Society [ last friday of month] Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Oct 28th - 7:30pm - Searching for Abeqweit; with Lennie Gallant; @$ 35 Nov 2nd - 7:30pm - Buffy Sainte-Marie; @$ 42 Nov 5th - 7pm - Frank Mills on tour; @$ 54.50 Tatamagouche Big Al's Restaurant & Lounge: 9 station rd.: Oct 25th - 7pm - Grammy nominated singer/songwriter/entertainer, Paul Colman Amherst First Baptist Church: 90 Victora Street: Nov 3rd - 7pm - CFTA 107.9 Presents An Inspriation Evening with George Canyon, & Christopher Brown; @$ 30 Truro Cobequid Education Centre (CEC): 34 Lorne St.: Oct 30th - 7pm - Frank Mills on tour First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Wednesday - 12:15pm - Summer Lunchtime Concerts ; Free admission - bring your lunch Royal Canadian Legion-Colchester Branch #26: Nov 2nd - Wintersleep / Nova Scotia Music Week Holiday Inn: Nov 5th - the Nova Scotia Mass Choir are performing during a Gospel Brunch in the Elm/Oak Ballroom. Also featuring One8tea, Sanctified Brothers, Keonté Beals and Cyndi Cain. Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: .......2017 Nov 4th-7pm-Nova Scotia Music Week 2017: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Oct 29th - 7:30pm - Coco Love Alcorn -' An Invitation To Sing Tour'; with Guest Choir: Cantabile Impact; @$ 22-advance Nov 4th - 7pm - Alan Syliboy and The Thundermakers - 7:45pm - Stewart Legere - 8:30pm - Kim Harris - 9:15pm - Devarrow - 10pm - Rose Cousins Rath Eastlink Community Centre: 625 Abenaki Road: 902-893-2224: Nov 2nd to 5th - #20th Annual -NS Music Week 2017, 2018 & 2019 http://www.nsmw.ca Wolfville Acadia University-Convocation Hall: .....2015 Sept 24th to 27th..Deep Roots Music Festival: 902-542-5500: Oct 26th - 7pm - Frank Mills on tour Al Whittle Theatre: Oct 24th - 1pm - Aube Giroux's first feature-length documentary, "Modified". 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' 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, Seamus David's Irish Pub-Dartmouth Crossing: 21 Logiealmond Close Dartmouth Crossing: 902-462-2034: every Saturday - 8pm - entertainment St. Vincent De Paul Stewardship Centre: 320 Flying Cloud Dr.: 902-435-2500: Oct 27th & 28th - 6pm - Fundraiser, "Murder Mystery Dinner Theathre- Murder at the Resort"; @$ 35 (Includes Italian Speggetti and Meatballs meal etc...) , [ticket deadline Oct 23rd; Helen (902-462-1092) or Debbie(902-495-6404) Halifax (Halafacs) Dalhousie Arts Centre’s Rebecca Cohn Auditorium: ....Symphony Nova Scotia: Nov 2nd - Blackie and the Rodeo Kings 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 31st - 7pm to 8:30pm - Clary Croft presents “Halloween Hauntings – Supernatural Folklore in Nova Scotia” 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. Maritime Conservatory of the Performing Arts: 6199 Chebucto Road: Oct 29th - 2pm - Cecilia Concerts and Alliance Française Halifax present cello octet Ô-CELLI; @$ 30 Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Nova Scotia Public Archives: 6016 University Avenue: 902-424-6060: Oct 4th to 30th - 'Relate, Report, Repeat' exhibit; with Alan Syliboy, Rose Adams, Angie Arsenault, Anthony Clements, Trevor Elinden, Brandy Eisner, Ian Gilson, Laura Kenney, Marcel Kerkhoff, Christine Lavoie, Dawn MacNutt, Jay Ouellette, Don Pentz, Louise Pentz, Steven Rhude, Lynette Richards Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: Oct 26th - 7:30pm - Denise Djokic, =Symphony Nova Scotia Oct 27th to 29th - the music of ABBA with [Finland's]Rajaton & Symphony NS; Nov 1st - 7pm - Frank Mills on tour St. Agnes Church Hall-Leo Day Auditorium: 6903 Mumford Rd: 902-434-9237: Nov 4th - 6pm to 9pm - All ages family Cape Breton Dance & Ceilidh, with Dave MacIsaac & Harvey Beaton Cape Breton Square sets, ceilidh & stepdance showcase. @ $7 Everyone welcome, [ 902-580-2736 ]. presented by The Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: Oct 29th - 5pm - Jeff Goodspeed Oct 24th - 7:30pm - Mike Biggar Oct 26th - 8:30pm - Charles Mingus tribute Oct 27th - 8:30pm - Doris Mason Oct 28th - 4:30pm - Doris Mason Oct 30th - 8pm - Scott N' the Rocks Oct 31st - 7:30pm - Mike Biggar Nov 4th, 10th, & 11th - Theo MacIntosh The Bus Stop Theatre co-op: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: Oct 29th - noon - Drum Making Workshop with Brian & Bryson Knockwood; @$ 125-non-members advance REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED 10 SPACES ONLY http://www.thebusstoptheatre.org/about/join/) [ Cost includes all materials for drum making! ] info@thebusstoptheatre.org Nov 3rd - 'She Sings as She Flies' -with Mary Jane Lamond & Laurel MacDonald, & guests Nicole LeBlanc, Kirsten Olivia , Naomi Dawn Poulette The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Oct 23rd - 7pm - Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres' Open Stage Oct 24th - 7pm - Comedy At The Carleton - Ali Hassan @ $22.5 Oct 25th - 7pm - Norine Braun & Alice Fraser Oct 26th - 7pm - Coco Love Alcorn -@ $22.5 Oct 27th - 10pm - 7 Day Weekend Oct 28th - 7pm - Ian Janes Oct 29th - 7pm - Christina Martin & Band -@ $22.5 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 The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Nov 4th - 8pm - Lisa LeBlanc The Shriners' Hall: ....Cape Breton Adult Dance: 3530 Connolly St.: Oct 28th - 9:30pm to 12:30am - Cape Breton Adult Dance with Grace MacMaster, Kolten MacDonnell , Caileam MacLean @ $ 10; 19+ ; presented by the Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax; Timber Lounge: 2712 Agricola St.: 902-453-8627: Nov 6th - 9pm to 11pm - Jesse Roper with Jon Hines; @$ 10 CANCELLED 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: Oct 28th - 7pm - Dover Quartet; @$ 30 Oct 29th - 2:30pm - Dover Quartet Peer Gallery: 167 Lincoln St.: 902-640-3131: Oct 14th to 25th - 1pm to 4pm - exhibit by Sally Warren and Bob Hainstock Yarmouth The Red Knight Pub: Oct 27th - ' Wintersleep'-*With Guests Moon Logic Th'YARC Playhouse & Arts Centre: 76 Parade St.: 1-902-742-1136, 1-855-251-6107: Oct 25th - 7pm - Frank Mills Pointe-de-l'Église Université Sainte-Anne: 1695 Route 1: 902-769-2114: Nov 2nd - 'She Sings as She Flies' -with Mary Jane Lamond & Laurel MacDonald, & guests Nicole LeBlanc, Kirsten Olivia , Naomi Dawn Poulette 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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