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Northern Inverness Area Chéticamp town-La Société Saint-Pierre: .. 2017 August 3rd to 7th-#42nd Annual Festival de l'Escaouette: ; 15584Cabot Trail,: 902-224-2642, 902-224-1876: Jul 25th - 7:30pm - Ryan et Alexandre Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: every Saturday - 2pm to 6pm - fiddle ceilidh Jul 22nd - 6pm - Rob MacLean Jul 24th - 8pm - Mike Hall Jul 25th - 8pm - Gillian Head & Jason Roach Jul 27th - 10pm - Nicole LeBlanc & Michelle Deveau Jul 28th - 2pm - Celine & Danelle Doucet Jul 29th - 6pm to 9pm - TBA Jul 31st - 8pm - Shelly Campbell & Allan Dewar Aug 1st & 14th - 8pm - Chrissy Crowley & Jason Roach Aug 3rd - 9pm - Jimmy Flyan Show Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - tba Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: Jul 26th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Aug 1st, 9th, 15th, 23rd, & 29th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: Belle Marche: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; bilingual; everyone welcome; @$ 3 [902-224-3743] La Place des arts Père Anselme Chiasson Auditorium-NDA: 15118 Cabot Trail: 46°37.511′N 61°00.959′W: 902-224-1876, 902-224-2642: Jul 19th to 22nd & 26th to 29th - 7:30pm - Cabanés; @$ 15+ tax Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: Jul 12th to 29th - 7:30pm - Cabanés @$ 15+ Jul 25th - 7:30pm - Alexandre et Ryan Aug 1st to 4th - 7:30pm - Gélas - La réunion.; @$15 [ 10year anniversary of the creation of Gélas! ] bring together the original cast of the show of 2008. [ Jerémie Poirier, Alexandre Poirier, Ryan Doucette, Justin Aucoin, Stephanie Aucoin Craig, Sylvie (Doucet) Aucoin, Chris Babineau, and Colin Grant. ] L'Eglise Saint Pierre: Aug 5th - 7:30pm - #125 anniversary celebration; with Ronald Bourgeois, Lina Boudreau, Scott Macmillan, MIchel Aucoin Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146′N 61°00.431′W: 902-224-3685: every Monday & Wednesday - 7pm to 9pm - entertainment by Maurice, Bruno & Clarence Jul 22nd - 7pm to 9pm - Chrissy Crowley & Adam Young Jul 29th - 7pm - Chrissy Crowley Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: every Saturday - 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' every Sunday - 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Monday - 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Grand-Étang Le Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot Trail Rd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: Jul 22nd - La Société Mi-Carême will host Festival Masque et Mer St-Joseph-du-Moine Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot TrailRd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: Jul 20th to 22nd - Festival Masque Et Mer Belle-Côte Community Centre: .....2018 July 25th to 29th-Belle Côte Days: 10615 Cabot Trail: Jul 25th to 29th - Belle Côte Days; [ 902-235-2611 : john.poupore@ns.sympatico.ca ] Jul 27th - 7:45pm - concert; free - 9pm - adult concert with "big Fish'; @$ 15'" Jul 28th - dusk-fireworks at beach. Island Sunset Restaurant: 19 Beach Cove Lane: 902-235-2669: Jul 24th - 6pm to 9pm - entertainment by Colin Grant & Scott Macmillan; @$ 4

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Margaree Area Southwest Margaree (Bràigh na h-Aibhne) St Joseph's Parish Hall: 19678 Highway # 19: 902-248-2677: Jul 27th - Glenn Graham Jul 29th - dance to follow the Broad Cove Concert Aug 3rd - Shelly Campbell 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 25th & Aug 1st - 8pm to 10pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih & 10pm-dance; our #35th year @$ 10+ Jul 25th - 8pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih; Chrissy Crowley, Rannie MacLellan, Donny Leblanc; Lawrence Cameron Aug 1st - 8pm - 3-Fiddler.Concert-Ceildih with Colin Grant & Friends The Normaway Inn -Music Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: 8pm-admission complimentary, donations welcome Jul 22nd, 29th, & Aug 5th - 8pm - Sandy MacIntyre every Monday - 8pm - Neil McDaniel or Chrissy Crowley Jul 22nd - 8pm - Pius MacIsaac. . By donation. Jul 23rd & 30th - 8pm - Chrissy Crowley Jul 24th - 8pm - Gillian Head, Jul 26th - 8pm - Stuart Cameron . By donation. Jul 27th - 8pm - Gillian Head, Jul 28th - 8pm - TBA Jul 29th - 8pm - Pius MacIsaac. . By donation. Jul 30th - 8pm - Chrissy Crowley Jul 31st - 8pm - Gillian Head, Aug 2nd - 8pm - Neil McDaniel Aug 3rd - 8pm - Gillian Head, Aug 4th - 8pm - Chrissy Crowley Aug 5th - 8pm - Sandy MacIntyre; . By donation. Broad Cove (An Caolas Leathann) St Margaret’s of Scotland parish grounds: ....2018 July 29th-62nd Annual Broad Cove Scottish Concert: Broad Cove Marsh Rd: 46°15.294′N 61°16.105′W: Jul 29th - 62nd Annual Broad Cove Scottish Concert; [ 902-258-2961 : ccmacquarrie@gmail.com ] special guests=Miller, MacDonald, Cormier, 5 Piano Summit; @$ 20 9pm to midnight-Adult square Dance 19+ with Ashley MacIsaac, Joey Beaton, Scott Macmillan @$ 20 Gillisdale house: 48 Kiltarlity Rd.: 902-248-2521: every Monday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Advanced Beginner Gaelic ; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. every Thursday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - conversational Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521. Inverness (An Sithean) Town wide: .... 2018 July 21st to 29th-Inverness Gathering Summer Festival: Jul 21st to 29th - Inverness Gathering Summer Festival; [ 902-258-2751 : margie.beaton@invernesscounty.ca ] Jul 22nd - 7:30pm - masters concert at St. Matthews United Church Jul 23rd - 10am - Dr. Bernie MacLean Golf Classic, Le Portage Golf Course, Cheticamp, steak BBQ @ Inverness Arena [ To register email: macquarrie.neil@gmail.com ] - 7pm to 10pm - Inverness Beach Hut; celebration of beach & boardwalk improvements; Jul 24th - Fishermen’s Day - 1pm - Boat Parade - 1pm - Boat Rides, Bingo, Fish Pond, Lobster/Crab Burgers, Entertainment, Beer Garden Jul 25th - Horseman’s Day - 11am - Kiddies Day - 1pm - Merchandise Bingo - 7:30pm - Live Harness Racing Followed by Dance (TBA), Inverness Raceway Jul 26th - Legion Day - 2pm to 5pm - ‘Dara Smith MacDonald & Adam Young’, Captain Angus L. MacDonald Branch 132, FREE - 6pm ceildh in the park with Joe MacMaster - 9pm to 1am - Adult Dance,(19+) ‘tba’, Captain Angus L. MacDonald Branch 132, @ $10 Jul 27th - Inverness Fire Hall - 11am - Children’s Games, BBQ, Raffle, Inverness Fire Hall - 1pm - . Prize Bingo, Inverness Fire Hall - 8pm=pub night wiht Jamie Fontaine in the fire hall - 10pm - adult dance in the fire hall with Paul Lamm & Reckhouse Jul 28th - Arena Day - 9am - St. Margaret's walk /Run- St. Margarets of Broadcove - 10pm to 2am - Adult Dance, (19+) ‘Matt Minglewood’, Dr. Bernie MacLean Cultural & Recreation Centre $15 Jul 29th - 3pm to 9pm - 62nd Broad Cove Scottish Concert, St. Margaret’s Of Scotland Parish Grounds, @ $20 - 10pm - dance at South West Hall wiht Kenneth MacKenzie & Mac Morin Arena [Dr. Bernie MacLean Cultural & Recreation Centre]: Jul 28th - 10pm to 2am - dance with Matt Minglewood Band; @$ 25-advance Coal Miners Cafe: 15832 Route @ 19, Main St.: 902-258-3413: Jul 26th - 9pm to midnight - entertainment by Mitch Poirier, no cover Jul 24th - Beech Hill-after Fishermen's picnic Fire Hall: ...Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: every Thursday - 8pm-family Ceilidh; all ages Fire Hall: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: Jul 27th - 8pm to 2am - #11th annual Pub night with Paul Lamb & Wreckhouse, opening act is Jamie Fontaine; @$ 20 ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Jul 24th & 31st - 6pm to 7pm - inFlux Festival; Jun 30th to Jul 29th - 11am - hands dancing gallery exhibit - 11:01am - small treasures gallery exhibit Jul 28th - 6pm to 8pm - Hands Dancing Benefit Auction Jul 29th - 3pm - an introduction to artistic collaboration and networking Aug 3rd to Sep 2nd - 11am - Shared Energies: Momentum gallery exhibit Ned MacDonald Historial Complex [Miners’ Museum]: 62 Lower Railway Rd.: 46°13.822′N 61°18.569′W: 902-258-3822: Jul 15th to 28th - 10am - Ernest Hatt Photo exhibit -2pm-honouring & Presentation by Dr Jim st. Clair Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-2340: Jul 26th - 2pm to 5pm - (Inverness Gathering week) - Dara Smith-MacDonald and Adam Young The Cabot Public House @ Cabot Links Golf Course: 15933 Central Ave.: 902-258-4653: Jul 25th - 7pm to 9pm - Eddie Cummings Jul 23rd & 30th - 7pm to 9pm - Peter MacInnis & Neil MacQuarrie Jul 24th & 31st - 7pm to 9pm - Keith Mullins Jul 27th - 7pm to 9pm - Aaron MacDonald - 9pm to 1am - Kevin Woodburn Jul 28th - 3pm to 6:30pm - Brent Aucoin & Joey Beaton Jul 29th - 7pm to 9pm - Dan Dorion Aug 3rd - 7pm - Chrissy Crowley Scotsville (Bun Na h-Aibhne) Lake Ainslie Fire Hall: ... Friday ceilidh: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-756-2790, 902-258-2442: every Friday - 7pm to 9pm - ceilidh hosted by the Fire Dept fundraising committee; @$ 6 Jul 27th - 7pm to 9pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & friends Aug 3rd - 7pm to 9pm - James MacLean & Patrick Gillis -''dueling guitars'''

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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: Jul 22nd - 1pm to 3pm - the MacNeil Sisters - 8pm to 10pm - Hilda Chaisson & Kevin Levesconte Jul 23rd - 1pm to 3pm - the MacInnis Sisters - 8pm to 10pm - Glen MacEachern & Kevin Levescounte Jul 24th - 1pm to 3pm - Stewart Cameron & Pius MacIsaac - 8pm to 10pm - Sandra Gillis & Stephanie MacDonald 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+ Jul 23rd - 9:30pm - adult dance with-Wendy MacIssac & Mac Morin Jul 30th - 9:30pm - adult dance with-Rodney MacDonald, Glen Graham, Mac Morin Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: ......Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Rd.: 46°04.614′N 61°24.074′W: 902-945-2378: Jul 22nd - entertainment by =Gillian Head, fiddle Jul 29th - entertainment by =Ian (Tom Fun) MacDougall, folk/rock Aug 5th - entertainment by = Dara Smith MacDonald, fiddle 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 24th - 7:30pm to 9pm - CANCELLED guest is Rodney MacDonald Jul 31st - 7:30pm to 9pm - CANCELLED guest is Glenn Graham Community Centre-St. Mary's Parish Hall: 11538 Main St.: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Jul 22nd - 7:30pm - Mabou Ceilidh Concert; @$ 10 St.Josephs Renewal Centre: 2018 July 23rd to 27th--​​​Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-2392: Jul 23rd to 27th - Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Dance; with instructors;-Melody Cameron, Gerard Beaton , Margie & Dawn Beaton, Jenny MacKenzie, Melanie MacDonald, John Pellerin; And speakers;-Rodney MacDonald, Harvey Beaton, Mary Janet MacDonald, Minnie MacMaster, Dr. Pat Ballantyne, Sarah & Mary Elizabeth MacInnis, Paul MacNeil; http://www.capebretonstepdance.com/ Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: ......2018 July 12th to Aug 23rd-CURRENTS Summer series: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7:30pm - CURRENTS Summer series- ON STAGE; with Cape Breton-made beers, wines and whisky {Only 110 seats} Jul 26th - 7:30pm - Reeny Smith Aug 2nd - 7:30pm - Brent Aucoin Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Jul 24th, 31st, & Aug 14th - 7:30pm - Marion Bridge-a Boardmore theatre Production Aug 5th - 4pm to 5:30pm - Ole Opry with Lynn Chisholm: The Classics; The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: Jul 22nd - 4pm to 7pm - Robbie Fraser & Friends ; @ $8 Jul 23rd & 24th - 5pm to 7pm - Joe MacMaster & Friends Jul 25th - 5pm to 7pm - Darrell Keigan- Jul 26th - 9pm to midnight - MacQuarrie Brothers; @$ 8 Jul 27th - 9pm to midnight - Shelley Campbell & Friends; @$ 8 Jul 28th - 7pm to 9pm - Donna Marie Dewolf Jul 29th - 4pm to 7pm - Mike Hall & Friends ; @ $8- Jul 30th & 31st - 5pm to 7pm - Lisa Cameron -- West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: ....every Saturday-Square Dance;: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 46°03.838′N 61°26.583′W: 902-945-2393: every Saturday - 9pm - year round square dances -musicians to be announced @ $8 person , children under 12 free; Jul 28th - Kinnon Beaton, Neil Beaton, Joël Chiasson, MacNeil Family West Mabou Hall: 902-945-2816: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 10:30am to 11:30am - Beginner Step Dance and Square Dance classes ; @$ 10 Note: NO dance class on Thursday, July 26th; children must be accompanied by an adult 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 26th - Kenneth MacKenzie & guest Aug 2nd - Mike Hall & Joël Chiasson. Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment; @$ 8 Jul 28th - 6pm to 9pm - CLOSED Aug 2nd - Mitchell & Brennan Aug 4th - 6pm to 9pm - Lionel LeBlanc Central Park: Main St.: Jul 23rd & 30th - 7pm to 8pm - Ceilidh in the park; Inclement weather the Ceilidh will be cancelled; Bring a lawn chair Jul 23rd - Mike Mac Innis Jul 30th - DJ Mac Gillivray & The Corner Connection Chestico Museum & Historical Society: ....Historical walking tours of Port Hood: 8095 Hwy # 19: 45°58.877′N 61°31.028′W: 902-787-2244: Jul 24th & 31st - Chestico Museum walking tours with John & Cathy Gillies; @$ 15 [ must be purchased in advance at the Chestico Museum ] Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: every Sunday - 6pm to 8pm - Neil and Colin MacQuarrie Jul 22nd - 6pm - Neil & Colin MacQuarrie Jul 23rd - 6pm to 8pm - Lisa & Vern Jul 26th - 6pm - Lisa Cameron 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 ; ''NONE on Aug 3rd" Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jul 22nd - 2pm to 5pm - Shelly Campbell & friends @ :$10 Jul 29th - 2pm to 5pm - Neil Beaton & Joël Chiasson @ :$10 Aug 5th - 2pm to 5pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton @ :$8 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ..... Musical Walking tour: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9:30am - Musical Walking Tours: Advanced booking required. Book online or by phone at 1-902-787-2708. @$ 25 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Jul 25th - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with Lisa Cameron; @$ 5 Jul 31st - 7:30pm - Concert with Paul McKenna band from Scotland; Aug 1st - 6pm to 9pm - supper pub with Aaron MacDonald; @$ 5 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 11:30pm to 3pm - Joe MacMaster, Olivier Broussard, Allan Dewar & special guest; no admission Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Ocean Ceilidh & seafood: 5471 Highway # 19: 902-787-2708: Jul 28th, Aug 4th, Sep 8th, & 22nd - 4pm to 9pm - Enjoy a musical walk along the beautiful Celtic Shores Coastal Trail with your fiddler guide, Chrissy Crowley, dine seaside on lobster, hop aboard a fishing boat for an exclusive Ceilidh at sea and local whisky tasting. @ $370 CAD + tax

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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 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 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 24th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Wendy MacIsaac | Mac Morin | Brian MacDonald & Family Jul 31st - 7:30pm to 9pm - Joe MacMaster | Dara MacDonald | Adam Young | Steve MacIntyre | Claire & Regyn MacDonald Granville Green: .......2018 -#25th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts: Granville St.: 902-625-8791: Jul 22nd - The Town Heroes opening with Party Boots Jul 29th - Rawlins Cross opening with The Hypochondriacs Aug 5th - Fred Penner opening with Dylan Menzie Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Jul 22nd - 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night jukebox Socials ; & once a month a dance with a band/ St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Aug 5th - 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 5, children under 12 free; lite lunch, join musicians from local guitar clubs, All proceeds for St. Joseph's church roof & light fund ; [wheelchair accessable via the basement entrance]

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Bras d’Or Lakes Area Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: ...Kitchen Ceilidh Series 2018: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Aug 1st - 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh series; all ages; local talent; lite lunch Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. 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; Washabuck (Uaiseabuc) town wide: 2018 Aug 3rd to 12th-# 42nd Annual-Along the Shores of Washabuck Summer Festival: 4449 Washabuck Rd.: Aug 3rd to 12th - # 42nd Annual-Along the Shores of Washabuck Summer Festival Aug 4th - 9:30pm - kick-off annual square dance with Stephanie MacDonald & Susan MacLean & Chris Murphy; 19+ 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: every Wednesday & Friday - 2pm to 3pm - milling frolic-Froilig-Luadhaidh Included with admission | All ages Aug 2nd - Donald Og Day - 7:30pm - Garnet Rogers & Archie Fisher concert Aug 3rd - Dòmhnall Òg MacNìll | Donald “Og” Day Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - Là Mór a’ Bhaile | #57th Annual Highland Village Day Concert; @$ 15 Highland Village Museum-tuning room: .......'The Highland Village Concert Music Series': 4119 Hwy-Hector's Point # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - 57th Annual Highland Village Day Outdoor Concert ; @ $15 Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Jul 27th - 2pm to 4pm - Caidreabh na Tì/Gaelic Tea and Social. in the Reception Centre FREE Only Gaelic will be spoken. Highland Village-Malagawatch Church: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 902-725-2272, 1-866-442-3542: Jul 29th - 3pm - Anniversary Malagawatch Church Service Jul 31st - 7:30pm - Best of Boxwood - part of Musique Royal Festival ; with Chris Norman, David Greenberg, Patsy Seddon, Cathy-Ann MacPhee, Eamon O’Leary. @$ 20 Aug 2nd - 7:30pm - Garnet Rogers and Archie Fisher in Concert ; @ $28.50-Advanced Aug 4th - 2pm to 6pm - 57th Annual Highland Village Day Outdoor Concert ; @ $15 Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: every Saturday - 5pm to 8pm - Saturday Ceilidh; @$ 5 to $10 Jul 28th - Dwayne Côté and Doug MacPhee Aug 4th - 6pm to 9pm - Shelly Campbell (note later start, 6-9) Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ...Friday Frolic: 4115 Hwy # 223: Jul 27th & Aug 3rd - 7pm to 9:30pm - entertainment-Free Jul 27th - Stewart MacDonald Aug 3rd - Roger Stone 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: Jul 25th - 8pm - the Town Heroes Aug 1st - 8pm - Mo Kenney; SOLD OUT 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 Jul 27th - : TBA Aug 3rd - : Sean MacMullin Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2018 July 17th to August 14th-#20th annual Gaelic Concert series: 8539 Grand Narrows Highway # 223: 902-622-2627: Jul 24th, 31st, Aug 7th, & 14th - 8pm - #20th annual Gaelic Concert series- “Bu Deònach Leam Tilleadh” every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9am to 3pm - ; @ $6/half hour or $10/hour ; lessons in beginner and intermediate fiddle, piano, and step-dancing with instructors Maggie MacNeil & Andy MacMullin. Pre-registration required. maggie.macneil@gmail.com or 902-622-2627 ]. Jul 31st - Céilidh nam Pìobairean-“The Piper’s Céilidh”; - Anita MacDonald, Ben Miller & Zakk Cormier, and her sisters Lauren and Katherine, Ryan J. MacNeil & his young son Maël Rankin MacInnis back to the Féis. Fire Hall: ....2018 Aug 21st to 25th-#28th Annual-Féis an Eilein url: http://www.feisaneilein.ca: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: Jul 27th - 10am to noon - Tì is Seanachas – Tea & Conversation; with Mickey MacNeil; FREE Nyanza (Waqmitkuk) Big Spruce Brewing: .......Intimate music sessions: 64 Yankee Line Rd.: 902-295-2537: seating is limited, Jul 22nd - Maxim Cormier & Gervais Cormier Baddeck (Badaig) 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. Bras d’or Yacht Club: 1 Jones St.: 902-295-2107: Aug 5th to 11th - Regatta week Ceilidh Country Lodge: 369 Shore Road: 902-295-3525: every Tuesday - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - kitchen party in our dining room 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.: Aug 5th - 7pm to 8pm - gaelic social gathering-first Sunday of each month Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Sunday - 7pm to 9pm - “evening ceilidh's' @ $ 10; 19+ Jul 27th - 6pm to 8pm - Chase the Ace: music by - Dan McCarthy St. Michael’s Hall: .The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-0971: Jul 22nd - Buddy MacDonald & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 23rd - Mike Hall Jul 24th - Kenneth MacKenzie Jul 25th - Mike Hall Jul 26th - Dara Smith-MacDonald and Adam Young Jul 27th - Mike Hall Jul 28th - Donnie Campbell & Rachel Davis Jul 29th - Donnie Campbell & Donna Marie DeWolfe Jul 30th - Mike Hall Jul 31st - Kenneth MacKenzie & Margie Beaton Aug 1st - Mike Hall Aug 2nd - Melody & Derrick Cameron Aug 3rd - Mike Hall Aug 4th - Donnie Campbell & Rachel Davis Aug 5th - Donnie Campbell & Rachel Davis Theatre Baddeck: 24 Queen St.: 902-412-7122: Jul 6th to Aug 18th - 'Ladies Foursome'-by Norm Foster; presented by Big Spruce Brewing. [ with Hannah Ziss, Christy MacRae-Ziss, Mauralea Austin, Kim Parkhill ] varied performances at 7:30pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, and 8pm. Jul 12th to Aug 15th - 'Dancing on the Elephant' by Lisa Hagen; presented by Seaside Communications. varied performances at 7:30pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, and 8pm.

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St Anns Bay Area Ross Ferry Fire/Community Centre: 9685 Kempt Head Road: every Sunday - 1pm to 3pm - Farmers Market Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7pm - Summer sessions on the natural and social history of our area; refreshments by Knox Church St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 11:30am to 3pm - Blas Math Lunchtime Céilidh $15 | All Ages | $10 Children under 12 Jul 23rd to 27th - ▪ Summer school Family Session: Maxim Cormier-guitar Jul 31st & Aug 1st - ▪ Summer Workshop Days: Gaelic College-Great Hall of Clans: ...The Gaelic College Instructor Ceilidh: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Jul 25th - Instructor Ceilidh with Kinnon Beaton, Kyle Kennedy MacDonald, Kenneth MacKenzie, Maxim Cormier Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: every Wednesday - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Wednesday night ceilidhs with Gaelic College instructors & staff @ $ 10; children under 12 @ $ 5 Bay St Lawrence (Bàgh Labhruinn) Cabot Fire Hall: Bay St Lawrence Fire Department’s Annual Crab Fest & Fishing Derby: Money Point Rd.: 902-383-2278: Jul 22nd - #27th Annual Crab Fest & Fishing Derby Cape North (Ceap Nòr) North Highlands Community Museum & Cultural Centre: # 29243 Cabot Trail: 902-383-2579: Jul 24th - Ceildih with Norm MacDonald, Bruce Courtney, Danny Usifer, Davey Fraser 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 Aug 1st to 31st - 1pm to 4pm - the Landscape show -works of three artists, Claudia Gahlinger, Adrienne Fore, & Eve Stockton Aug 2nd - 7pm - The Barra MacNeil's in concert; @$20 Aug 5th - 1pm to 4pm - artist's reception for the Landscape show. Ingonish Glenghorm Beach Resort-Thirsty Hiker Pub: 36743 Cabot Trail: 902-285-2049, 1-855-285-4631: every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 9pm - live music Jul 22nd - Jason Kempt Jul 26th to 29th - Rob MacLean Aug 2nd & 3rd - Michael Lloyd Aug 4th & 5th - Darrell Keigan Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: 37639 Cabot Trail: every Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday - 9pm - in July ''Haunted Sounds'''; '' Lantern Walk through Time''-around the lake@$ 14.70; [2hours] Meet in the parking lot at Freshwater Lake trailhead. Pre-registration required at campground kiosk or visitor centre. 902-285-2535. 9 pm- (July); 8:30pm- (August); 7:30pm-(September) Keltic Lodge in Highland sitting Room: Jul 20th to 22nd - 7pm - Deron Donavan Jul 23rd to 28th - 7pm - Fran Doyle Jul 29th to Aug 2nd - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald St. John’s Parish Hall: #35981 Cabot Trail: Jul 28th & Aug 4th - 8:15pm - Saturday Ceilidhs -hosted by Paul Cranford @ $ 10 Jul 28th - 8:15pm - The Poe Trio - [ ] Otis Tomas, Paul MacDonald, Eddie Woodsworth ] Aug 4th - 8:15pm - Dawn & Margie Beaton Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort: ...2018 July 5th to Aug 25th-Feast and Music Series: #30 Buchanan Drive: 902-929-2584, 1-866-929-2584: Jul 5th to Aug 25th - 5:30pm to 8pm - supper; music from 8-10 pm. Please phone for reservations Jul 28th - 8pm to 10pm - Billie Yvette Rogers & Alicia Penney Aug 4th - 8pm to 10pm - Brenda Stubbert - 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 24th, 27th, 31st, & Aug 3rd - 7:30pm Jul 24th - Kyle & Sheamus MacNeil Jul 27th - Kyle and Colin MacDonald Jul 31st - Colin Grant & Mario Colosimo Aug 3rd - The Narrows – Irish style group from Halifax

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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+ 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 Boisdale (Baghasdal) Fire Hall: RTE #223-3810 Grand Narrows Hwy: 46°05.778′N 60°30.492′W: 902-871-2655: Jul 22nd - 2pm - Annual Cape Breton Fiddler's Association concert. @$ 10 Jul 28th - 8:30pm to midnight - Summer Round & square dance with Mike Hll & Hilda Chiasson; @$ 10 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) St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church hall: 643 Main St.: 902-736-6394: Aug 1st - 7pm - 'On the Bright Side' hometown show with the Barra MacNeils; @$30 [ Rita at 902-736-2508 ] The Underground: 2 Elliot St.: 902-578-5548: every Tuesday - open Mike with hosts =Mark Boutilier & Joe Targett Jul 28th - 10pm - Spyder North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) town: ....2018 July 21st to 29th-#44th Annual Bartown Festival: 902-794-8589: Jul 21st to 29th - 11am to 11pm - #44th Annual Bartown Festival Bartown Community Society (902) 794-8589 town-front street: ...2018 Aug 1st-Front Street Frolic: 902-794-3989: Aug 1st - 6pm to 9pm - Front Street Frolic; street festival hosted by BIDA North Sydney; 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 - 6pm to 9pm - after work kitchen party ; with Ernie, Wade and Todd; FREE North Sydney Seniors & Pensioners Hall: 309 RCommercial St.: Jul 27th - 8pm to midnight - newfie dance with Joe Fiander Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's Market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Jul 28th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers Market; http://www.farmersMarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Breton Brewing Co.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - 'Music on Tap series' -no cover; Centre 200: 481 George St.: 1-902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: Jul 30th - 8pm - Bryan Adams-the ultimate tour Flavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: every Friday - 4pm - back lounge after work party with music by Wayne Bedecki Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Irish Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE Kyle Macdonald or Hailee LeFort or Ryan J MacNeil every Thursday - 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s every Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Jul 25th & 26th - noon to 3pm - Mary Beth Carty with Gillian Head, Jul 25th - 8pm to 11pm - lead is Dara Smith-MacDonald Jul 28th - 3pm to 6pm - Dara Smith-MacDonald & Adam Young Governor’s Pub: .....2018 Kitchenfest!: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: Jul 28th - 3pm to 6pm - Dara Smith-MacDonald & Adam Young Harbourstone Enhanced Care: 84 Kenwood Dr.: 902-539-4560: Aug 2nd - 2pm - ceilidh, Gaelic & tea in the chapel [2nd floor] of the Kenwood building Highland Arts Theatre: .....2018 Winter-Spring Season: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Jul 25th, Aug 1st, 8th, 15th, & 22nd - 8pm - Disco Nights; @$ 40 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, Jul 25th - 7pm to 9pm - "Songs and Storytelling"; FREE; Hosted by Destination Membertou Aug 4th to 7th - Cape Breton Bike Rally. 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. Old Sydney Society: 173 Charlotte St.: 902-539-1572: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7pm - Ghosts and Legends walk of historic Sydney; @$ 13; reservations required Simeons Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: Jul 30th - music of Aaron Lewis. The Cave Bar & Lounge.: 418 George St.: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - western with Brandon Collier Jul 25th - 7pm - Mike Lloyd and Jordan The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Jul 25th - 8:30pm - Customer appreciation night with Ashley MacIsaac -FREE Jul 28th - Aaron Lewis & Kimberley Fraser Wentworth Park-Band Shell: ..2018 July 5th to Aug 2nd-'Makin' Waves' festival: Band Shell: Jul 26th - 6pm - Hillsburn and Yukon's Diyet & The Love Soldiers; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Aug 2nd - 6pm - tba; FREE presented by CBRM Recreation and the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative. Ziggy’s Pub & Grill: 1167 Kings Rd,: 902-539-8747: every Saturday - 5pm to 9pm - local live music Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) Town wide: ....2018 Aug 2nd to 5th-Bay Days: Aug 2nd to 5th - Bay Days; ]Dave MacKeigan at 902-574-1856. ] TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-842-2195: Jul 29th - 8pm - John Gracie The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: every Wednesday - 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Friday - 10pm to midnight - Bluenose Opera House with a Maritime flair every Saturday - 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil every Saturday - 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters every Saturday - 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Ron Neville every Sunday - 5pm to 8pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell, the very best in Cape Breton Music plus songs from Scotland & Ireland, presented by Merit Muffler-Wheel & Brake-Sydney The Main Event Pub & Jigger’s Lounge: 99 Union St.: 902-849-4405: Jul 27th - 6pm - Mike Lloyd and Jordan The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: Jul 23rd to 25th & 29th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55 Jul 31st to Aug 2nd - 7pm - Summertime Review 2018 ; @$ 44:50 with Jenn Sheppard, Peter MacInnis, Jordan Musycsyn, Margaret MacPherson. Mary Colin-Chisholm; music by Stephen Muise, Fred Lavery & the Revue band [include Brian Talbot, Allie Bennett, Rachel Davis and Darren McMullen]. Aug 5th & 6th - 7pm - the Cape Breton Hillbillies-a brand new dinner theatre @$ 55

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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: Aug 3rd - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Louisbourg Bateston Fire Hall: 7485 Main St: 902-733-2393: Jul 28th - Annual Louisbourg street Dance; Louisbourg Fortress: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7pm - comedy= ""The Would-Be Nobleman" by Moliere Jul 23rd, 24th, 30th, & 31st - 7:30pm - ''Escape Louisbourg'', stay over night 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 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 2nd - Rookie tour [children's program'] Jul 1st to Sep 14th - prisoner for the day; Jul 20th to 22nd - CultureFête; A multicultural fair from the 1700s Aug 1st & 15th - 5pm - ''Picture the Past''' with photographer Adam Hill; ; @$ 50; https://www.adamhillstudios.ca Aug 5th - 5:15pm to 7pm - motorcycles 'Storm the Fortress''; @$ 20 http://capebretonbikerally.com/. Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season Jul 22nd to 26th - Cape Breton Stomp; @$ 26 Jul 27th - 8pm - Trois Amie; @ $ 21 Jul 28th - CLOSED FOR ANNUAL Street DANCE Jul 29th to Aug 2nd - Keltic Drive Aug 3rd & 4th - 7:30pm - annual Crab Fest; @$ 10 Aug 5th to 9th - 8pm - Cape Breton Stomp; @$ 26 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) Fire Hall/Community Centre: ....2018 July 15 to 22nd-#54th Annual Big Pond Summer Festival: 7193 East Bay Hwy.: 902-828-3138: Jul 22nd - 2pm - concert with Kinnon & Betty Beaton, Marilyn MacDonald-MacKinnon, Colin Grant, Jason Roach, Keith MacDonald, Doug MacPhee, Kimberley Fraser, Aaron Lewis, @$ 10 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 22nd, 29th, & Aug 5th - 1pm - A dinner/concert series , 'Songs on Sunday' -hosted by Kim Dunn & Florence Sampson and special guests; @$ 35 Jul 22nd - 1pm - Buddy MacDonald

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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: Jul 27th - 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo in the clubhouse Jul 25th - 6pm - Rob MacLean in the club house Jul 28th - 6pm - Evelyn MacRae and the country Slickers- in MacRae's dining room Aug 4th, 8th, & 22nd - 6pm to 10pm - music by Echo River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: every Thursday - 7pm - music with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. @ $ toonie St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) town: ......2018 July 30th to Aug 5th-Nicolas Denys Days: 902-535-2185: Jul 30th to Aug 5th - Nicolas Denys Days Bras d’Or Lakes Inn-main lounge: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 6pm to 8pm - music by Echo Jul 25th - 6pm to 8pm - Carol Martel Aug 1st, 8th, & 15th - 7pm to 9pm - Carol Martel Aug 4th - 8pm to 11pm - Campbell Family Aug 5th - 8pm to 11pm - Roger Stone; Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Jul 25th - 7pm to 9pm - live music with Jaidon Seymour every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - live music with Echo MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; @$ 3, free for performers; Jul 24th - David Jul 31st - Edward Marina: ...Concerts by the Sea: 32 Lions Ave.: 902-226-3983: Aug 1st - Concerts by the Sea; FREE Wallace MacAskill Yacht Club: 902-535-2729: Aug 3rd to 5th - MacAskill Cup Regatta Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: every Sunday - 1pm to 4pm - accoustic open mic; every one welcome to join in. Waterfront: ...Concerts by the Sea: Jul 26th & Aug 9th - Concerts by the Sea at LeNoir Landing; FREE Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Jul 29th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep D’Escousse Lennox Passage Yacht Club: Aug 3rd to 5th - noon to 6pm - Lennox Passage Harbourfest L’Ardoise town: ...2018 July 26th to July 29th-#56th Annual Acadian Days Festival: Jul 26th to 29th - #56th Annual Acadian Days Festival

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Mainland Area Mulgrave Town: .....2018 July 13th to 22nd-#37 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival: Jul 13th to 22nd - #37 Annual Mulgrave Scotia Days Festival Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Aug 5th - 7pm - gospel concert-fundraiser for Sunnyville Baptist Church; with local talent from Guysborough and surrounding areas; @$10 Days Gone By Bakery: 143 Main St.: 902-533-2762: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm - open mike with a new host each week Canso (Baile Chanso) Canso Sportsplex: ....2018 July 26th to 29th- #22nd Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival: Queen St. Extension: 1-888-554-7826: Jul 26th to 29th - Ashley Macisaac, Joel & Bill Plaskett, Martin Sexton, Matt Andersen Suzy Bogguss, Archie Fisher, Bruce Guthro, Catherine Maclellan, Chuck Brodsky, Dave Gunning David Myles, Garnet Rogers, Goitse, Irish Mythen, Kubasonics, Lennie Gallant, Madison Violet Makayla Lynn, Rawlins Cross, Robert Bouchard, Rum Ragged, Seth Glier, Swinging Belles, The Lumber Jills & more. Whitehead community centre: Aug 4th - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. Ballantyne's Cove Tuna Interpretive Center: Aug 5th - 6:30pm to 8:30pm - variety concert; Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Heritage Museum: ....2018 Summer Thursday Ceilidhs with Karen Beaton: 20 East Main St.: 902-863-6160: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7:30pm to 9pm - Karen Beaton & guests Jul 26th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Karen Beaton & John Pellerin, Marion Dewar Aug 2nd - 7:30pm to 9pm - Karen Beaton & Tom MacDonald, Leona Williams Chisholm Park: Aug 3rd & 17th - music on main Columbus Field: main st.: Aug 3rd - 7pm - ceilidh in the round with host Bruce Guthro & guests=Heather Rankin, Piper Rankin MacInnis, the Sons of Maxwell, Stewart MacNeil & Kyle MacNeil, Rachel Davis & Darren McMullin, Wendy MacIsaac & Brad Davidge; []@$ 40; 19+ ONLY at http://www.eventbrite.ca ] rain or shine, BYO chair a benefit for St. Martha's Hospital Foundation 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 26th & Aug 2nd - 7:30pm to 9pm - ceilidh with host Karen Beaton; @$ 8 Jul 26th - concert with Karen Beaton & John Pellerin 'Music on Main Street' & Chisholm park: Columbus Field: Aug 3rd - Music on Main with Pretty Archie, with Brent Collins as opener 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 -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: Jul 24th to Aug 18th - 'Big Sister, Little Brother'- by Mike Kenny featuring Gina Thornhill & Sam Vigneault Jul 24th, 27th, & Aug 1st - 'Being Hank & Patsy'-a musical play by Laura Teasdale featuring Ralph Steiner & Laura Teasdale Jul 18th to Aug 25th - 'Burnin' Love' by Sharon Bajer featuring Henricus Gielis, Christian Murray, Lesley Smith, Laura Teasdale Jul 3rd to Aug 25th - 'Lunenburg'-by Norm Foster featuring Gordon Gammie, Michelle Piller, Laura Teasdale 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 Aug 4th - 9pm - Stand Back Arisaig (Àrasaig) Lighthouse: 137 Arisaig Point Road: Jul 29th - 6:30pm to 9pm - Arisaig Lighthouse concert with Laura Teasdale, Shane Arsenault, Robyne Leanne Foote, Aidan Filmore, The Mac Gillivray Family, Colette, Laurelle, Karla & Shane, Dereck Le Blanc and Kinnon and Stephanie Wallace. @$ 10 Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Jul 27th - 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: Jul 23rd to 26th - Road to Stanfest Songwriter's Camp; with instructors;=Laura Smith, Ian Janes, John Campbelljohn, Steven McClintock Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: Jul 26th & Aug 2nd - 7pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts -Country, Folk, Pop or Celtic music; @$ 10 Aug 2nd - 7pm - Courthouse Concert –with " Hal Bruce" -his album, "Rock Steady Line", ; @$ 10 St. James Presbyterian Church: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: Jul 26th - 7pm - Road to Stanfest Songwriter's Camp; Grande Finale Concert featuring the great music & talent of our instructors & pupils. @$ 10 New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) The Jubilee Riverfront: .......2018 Aug 3rd to 5th-#23rd Annual-New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee: Aug 3rd to 5th - #23rd Annual-New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee ; with Matthew Good, July Talk, & Jimmy Rankin, Reuben and the Dark, Alert The Medic, Natalie Lynn, Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound, StoneHouse, The Kitchen Criminals and more to come! Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Jul 24th & 25th - 7:30pm - Rum Ragged Jul 31st - 7:30pm - Goitse-Ireland Aug 1st - 7:30pm - Tales, Trails and Tunes: Tony Quinn, Shannon Quinn & Bill Plaskett Waterfront: Caladh Avenue: Jul 22nd, 23rd, 29th, 30th, & Aug 5th - 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) farm: ....2018 July 20th to 22nd-#7th annual Bainfest 2018;: 18 Wildflower Lane: 902-440-0803: Jul 20th to 22nd - #7th annual- Bainfest 2018; @ $ 125; with Sam Moon, Matt Minglewood & Frank Mackay with Kitty Macdougall, Joan Whitty and Dorothy Whitty.Touch of Grey, Jake Duggan, Rock Show, Bain Band, Mellotones, Lime Ricky Band, Rusty Cage, Men with Issues, Leona Burkey, Christine Campbell, R & B All Stars, Marshville the Falls BalmoralKirk: 2395 Balmoral Rd.(Highway 256 west): 902-324-2461: Jul 28th - 7pm - Laura Smith & Kim Dunn; @$ 20 Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Jun 1st to Jul 31st - Alan Syliboy art exhibit Aug 3rd to Sep 16th - Jane Grady art exhibition Pugwash The Peace Hall: Summer Concert Series: 12 Victoria st: Aug 4th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Ariana Nasr & Curtis Thorpe; @$ 25 Bible Hill NS Provincial Exhibition Agricultural Centre: ...2018 July 26th to 29th-47th Annual NS Bluegrass Festival: 1-888-442-2656: Jul 26th to 29th - 47th Annual NS Bluegrass Festival; with Acoustic Horizon, The Bluegrass Brothers, & more. Truro First United Church: 711 Prince St.: every Tuesday - 10:30am to 12:30pm - free movies Victoria Park: Jul 26th to 28th - "MacBeth"-Shakespeare in the Park; [902-897-9266] Wentworth Centre Wentworth Recreation Centre: Aug 4th - Hank Williams One Night Only tribute show -with Ryan Cook & his band The Drifting Cowboys Windsor Spitfire Arms Alehouse: 29 Water St.: Jul 27th & Dec 21st - Rowdy Dow Canning Sea-Esta: 1454 Pereau Rd; [Delhaven]: 902-692-1662: Aug 2nd - 7pm to 10pm - Chuck Brodsky In Concert · Hosted by Sea-Esta Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: Jul 27th - Old Man Luedecke Aug 2nd - Meaghan Blanchard Alyesford Fox Mountain Camping Park: ...2018 August 2nd to 5th-#15th Annual-Fox Mountain Country Music Festival: 6128 Aylesford Road: 902-847-9323: Aug 2nd to 5th - #15th Annual-Fox Mountain Country Music Festival Annapolis Royal King's Theatre: 2019 St George St.: 902-532-7704: Jul 22nd - 7:30pm - Oceans 8 Jul 24th - 7:30pm - the Death of Stalin Jul 27th - 7pm - Hotel transylvania 3 Jul 28th - 7:30pm - Susan Crowe & co Kitchen party Jul 29th - 7pm - Hotel transylvania 3 Aug 4th - 7:30pm - Los Primos 2018 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) Citadel -Garrison Grounds: 1855 Trollope St.: 902-491-4444: Jul 22nd - 3pm - free afternoon concert as part of Summer Symphony to celebrate Pride and Canadian LGBT2Q+ history! Dalhousie University -Arts Centre: 6101 University Avenue: Jul 27th & 28th - 7:30pm - Thorgy & the Thorchestra Jul 31st & Aug 1st - 4pm - free Symphony at the Halifax Central Library Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 1645 Argyle St: 902-406-7640: every Thursday - 8pm to 10:30pm - celtic & traditional tunes; Hosted by Cassie Anne MacDonald every Saturday - 4pm to 7pm - Bruce and Jay MacKinnon 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 Sniggily Wiggily's: 1665 Argyle St.: Jul 23rd - 9pm - tech trek 3, archspire, first fragment, the kennedy veil, sarah longfield; @$ 15-advance Jul 29th - 9pm - Seaway; @$ 17;75-advance Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1800: every Sunday - 5pm - with host Jeff Goodspeed. no cover The Bus Stop Theatre co-op: 2203 Gottingen St.: 1-888-639-1169: Jul 25th - 10pm - Next Act Festival The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Jul 26th - 8pm - Madison Violet @ $22.5 The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 7:30pm - Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit; every Tuesday - 7:30pm - open Sesuin with Glenn Coolen & Colin Carrigan every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Open Session & Irish Set Dancing Jul 22nd - 7pm - Tristan Legg Jul 25th, 26th, 27th, & 28th - 8:30pm - 1749 Jul 27th & 28th - 5pm - Dave Goyethe Jul 29th - 7pm - Mike Forbes Aug 1st to 4th - music by Rowdy Dow Chester Chester Playhouse: 22 Pleasant Street: Jul 25th to 28th - Hank Williams One Night Only tribute show -with Ryan Cook & his band The Drifting Cowboys Lunenburg Double S Park-hall: 140 Samuel Mader Road, New Germany: every Friday - 7pm to 10pm - acoustic music jam-South Shore Bluegrass Music Association Middle LaHave St. Mark's Place: 5142 Highway #332: Jul 26th - 7:30pm - An Evening with Brookes and Fiona Diamond, & Seaside A Cappella Women’s Chorus; @$ 20 Aug 3rd - 7:30pm - Jim Kovalcik ; George Barkhouse & Tim Fisk & Special Guest: Patricia Watson; @$ 20 Lockport Harmony Bazaar: PO Box 249: 1-902-656-2565: Jul 28th - noon to 10pm - Harmony Bazaar – Atlantic Canada's Only Women's Music Festival; @ $35 with Port Cities, Rachel Beck, Patricia Watson Quintet, Amy Grant, Naming The Twins, Kendra Gale Band, Judi Cleveland, Shirley Jackson, Jessica Jurgenliemk, Merrie Howe, Clara Jurgenliemk, Triple Trouble, Terri Dean-Macneil, Julie Balish, Cathy Cook and more! Yarmouth The CAT ferry: 1-877-762-7245: Jul 27th & 28th - Music on board the CAT with Celtic Rant Aug 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th, & 31st - Music on board the CAT with Celtic Rant 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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