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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 Nov 25th - no entertainment 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: 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) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Nov 26th - 11am to 3pm - Elves Fair; Mill Road Social Enterprises.: 20 Mill Road: Nov 26th - 7pm - an evening of live music . Performers including: Rodney MacDonald, Francis MacDonald, Jim Mustard, Ginette Michaud, Ashley Mac Donnell, Glen Mac Eachern, Mark & Casidhe Palmer. & others Free Admission, donations accepted Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 132-Captain Angus L MacDonald: 15785 Central Ave.: 902-258-2340: Nov 25th - 9pm - Long Time Running-THE LAST CONCERT OF THE TRAGICALLY HIP; FREE Strathlorne (Srath Lathurna) Gaelic house: 1089 Deepdale Road: every Tuesday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - beginner 1-Gaelic-; @$ 45 for 6 weeks and a twelve week session offered after Christmas; carmen.macarthur@yahoo.ca, 902-248-2521.

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SouthWestern Inverness Skye Glen Skye Glen Community Hall: Nov 30th & Dec 7th - 10am to noon - Gaelic Playgroups with Emily MacDonald; All ages up to 5.; 6 weeks; Free admission but limited space!! growingthroughgaelic@gmail.com 902-623-0455 Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Dec 2nd - 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: Nov 27th - 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 Community Centre-St. Mary's Parish Hall: 11538 Main St.: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Nov 25th - Dinner Theatre - River Hill Player's "Finnegan's Farewell" Catering will be by Mary Lorette. Sponsored by Mabou Hall Committee. Fundraiser for the paving of Hall Parking Lot, @$ 40 Dalbrae Academy: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Dec 3rd - 11am to 3pm - Mabou Farmers Market -Christmas Sale-with local produce, crafts, plants etc. live music; Strathspey Performing Arts Centre: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740′N 61°24.442′W: 902-945-5300: Dec 8th - 7:30pm - a Quartette Christmas with Gwen Swick, Caitlin Hanford, Cindy Church & Sylvia Tyson 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@ $8 person , children under 12 free; Nov 25th - Kinnon & Betty Lou Beaton Port Hood (Sestico) Admiral Lounge & Dining room: 148 Main St.: 902-787-3494: every Saturday - 6pm to 9pm - local entertainment Dec 2nd - 6pm to 9pm - Collie Rankin... Clove Hitch Bar & Bistro: #8790 Hwy #19: 902-787-3035: Nov 25th - 9pm to 1am - IWK fundraiser St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Nov 24th & Dec 8th - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam session @$ 5; -lite lunch; All musicians are welcome to come and play ; [ next Nov 10th, 24th ] Dec 8th - 5pm - An appreciation dinner for the musicians is being served in the hall with limited tickets available for sale to the public. Call 902-631- 1115 to inquire. 7pm-A Christmas Jam Session will be held in the St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church, Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Nov 26th - 2pm to 5pm - Kyle MacDonald & friends ; @$ 8 Dec 3rd - 2pm to 5pm - Shelly Campbell & friends; @$ 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 30th - 7pm - jam ; occurs on alternate Thursdays (biweekly) Sept 7th-CANCELLED, next Sept 21st Nov 30th - Donna Marie DeWolfe, pianist-TBD

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Port Hawkesbury Area Port Hastings (Còbh a' Phlàstair) St. David’s United Church -hall: Dec 3rd - 7pm - Pastoral Airs At The Causeway', featuring Kinnon Beaton & Betty Lou Beaton, Alice Freeman, Isobel MacEachern . John DonaldCameron , Gordon MacLean , Joe MacNeil , Edna MacDonald , Siblings Two, Wally Ellison, The Langley Children, Roy MacKinnon Free will offering in support of the Strait Area Food Bank. Tea and Oatcakes following. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Camereon MacEachern every Sunday - 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.com every Sunday - 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern; live streaming Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: Jun 29th to Nov 30th - 7pm to 8pm - Tall Ships Exhibit; 'Seascapes & Ships'; Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 329 Reeves St.: Nov 26th - 7pm to 9pm - monthly Ceilidh, [ ] all proceeds to upgrade the Chapel 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. Maritime Inn-Miller's Tap & Grill: 902-625-0320: Dec 2nd - 9pm - Yuk Yuk's comedy tour; with Catherine Robertson, Francois Weber, Ian Black; @$ 20 Royal Canadian Legion-Branch #43: 303 Reeves St.: 902-625-2732: every Friday - 10pm to 1am - Friday Night Socials @ $5 St. Joseph's Church basement: 138 Granville St.: Dec 3rd - 2pm to 5pm - Sharon's Hootenany; @$ 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; Little Narrows (An Caolas Beag) Community Centre: 134 Highway 223: 902-756-2413: Nov 25th - 8pm to midnight - Benefit Dance for Johnny Osborne; [ He has many medical and traveling needs during his time of sickness. ] Live music by The Corner Crew. 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 Nov 25th - Mary Beth Carty Dec 2nd - Neil McDaniel Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Dec 3rd - 2pm to 4pm - launch and celebrate Gaelic Cape Breton Step Dancing, researched and written by John Gibson, author of Old and New World Highland Bagpiping and Traditional Highland Bagpiping 1745 -1945. feature readings by the author, demonstration step-dancing to the piping and fiddle playing by Kenneth MacKenzie, along with Gaelic-singing and a fine srùbag of tea and oatcakes. FREE 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 Nov 24th - : Silver Moon Dec 1st - : Darren Stevens Dec 8th - : Richard Schaller Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) Fire Hall: ...2017 August 15th to 19th- #27th Annual-Féis an Eilein: 8539 Grand Narrows, Highway # 223: 902-622-2605: Nov 30th - 6:30pm to 8pm - Beginner Gaelic Language Classes; @ $25 for all 5 weeks with Beth MacNeil @$ 25 Nov 30th - 7:30pm to 8pm - Intermediate class @$ 25 Nyanza (Waqmitkuk) Big Spruce Brewing: .......Intimate music sessions: 64 Yankee Line Rd.: 902-295-2537: seating is limited, Nov 25th - Ryan Cook CD release-"having a Great Time"; ; hosted by Big Spruce Brewing Baddeck (Badaig) Alexander Graham Bell Museum: 559 Chebucto St.: 46°06.250′N 60°44.755′W: 1-902-295-2069: Nov 25th - 7pm to 10pm - Small Halls Intimate Sessions (2); under our Silver Dart ; with Ryan Cook. & Norma MacDonald ; @ $15 per person. Seating is limited 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.: Dec 3rd - 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 ] Nov 24th to 26th - 6pm - An Nollaig Gàidhealach ~ Christmas at the Gaelic College (all ages) Gaelic immersion weekend with instructors=David Rankin, Bethanne MacEachen, Joyce MacDonald, Margie Beaton Gaelic College-MacKenzie Hall: ...7:30pm-9:30pm-Wednesday night Ceilidhs: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Nov 29th & Dec 6th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Wednesday night ceilidhs with Gaelic College instructors & staff @ $ 10; children under 12 @ $ 5 Nov 29th - : Brian MacDonald, Abigail MacDonald, Rodney MacDonald, and Brittany Rankin-MacDonald Dec 6th - : Kenneth MacKenzie, Buddy MacDonald, Margie Beaton, and Brittany Rankin-MacDonald (Sponsor: Cape Breton Partnership) 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: Nov 29th & Dec 6th - 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 Top of Kelly's Mountain: Nov 25th to 26th - noon to 3pm - Kellys Mountian Blockade; -'Reclaim Turtle Island's event.'; The Mining Association of Nova Scotia is pushing again in areas completely covered by the Kluscap Wilderness Area. Southside Boularderie (An t-Eilean Mór Taobh a Deas) Fire Hall: Dec 3rd - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Christmas Variety Concert; @$ 5, lite lunch Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: Nov 24th - “Rapping Gifts For Christmas Daddies”. with X-Plycit Nov 25th - music by bandit John Nugent Firefighter’s Centre: 1 Elliot St: 902-736-6664: Nov 26th - 4pm - 2nd Annual Fill the Bank Concert 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 - 6:30pm to 10pm - After Work Party with live entertainment-in Credit Union Community Room Nov 25th - 10pm to 2am - the Privateers & High Society; @$ 17.50; 19+ 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 - 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and Todd Nov 24th - 9pm to 2am - benefit dance ; @$ 5 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 Sydney River (Abhainn Shuidni) CB Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Nov 25th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; http://www.farmersmarketcapebreton.com Sydney (Suidni) Allure: 418 George St.: Nov 25th - 10pm - Country Night Breton Brewing: ......2017 Oct 7th--Hoptober Fest.: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: Nov 25th - 8pm - Ben Miller And Anita MacDonald Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: every Friday - 4pm to 10pm - Music on Tap -no cover; Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: #47 Annual season: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Nov 24th & 25th - 7pm - • “Girls Like That” Nov 26th - 2pm - • “Girls Like That” Centre 200: 481 George St.: 1-902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: Nov 24th - 8pm - “Black Friday” Comedy Night: Tom Green, Stirling Scott, Nick Beaton. Cineplex: .....movies from ..Passport to the World: 325 Prince St.: 902-539-9050: Dec 4th - 7pm - movie- 'Yukon' CTV Studio: Dec 2nd - 11am to 6pm - #54th Annual CTV Christmas Daddies Telethon Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session, host & guests; FREE every Thursday - 7pm to 10pm - Songwriter's Sessions ; @ $6; 19+, ID’s every Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by either Pat Chafe, Carl MacKenzie, Gillian Head, or Mike Hall Nov 29th - 8pm to 11pm - weekly Open Celtic Session- Ryan J MacNeil Dec 8th - entertainment by Buddy MacDonald Hearthstone Inn-Commoner Table & Tap pub: 560 Kings Road: 902-539-8101: Nov 24th - 7pm - Ryan Cook CD release-"having a Great Time"; @$10; hosted by Big Spruce Brewing Highland Arts Theatre: ......HAT 2016 July & August- Summer Season @ $ 50 for 3 shows: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Nov 22nd to 26th - 8pm - She Loves Me Dec 2nd - Tomato Tomato's Maritime Christmas- [John and Lisa McLaggan], with special guests, Heather Rankin, Dave Gunning, and Ray Legere http:// www.tomatotomato.ca Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion--Main Concourse: 74 Esplanade: Nov 24th to 26th - 4pm - #4th Annual Christmas at the Port; @ $2 at door (Kids 12 & under are free) Dec 2nd - 7pm to 9:30pm - 2nd annual Cape Breton Beer Festival! ; info@capebretonbeerfest.com 6pm-VIP - Evening Show: $65+tax ** SOLD OUT** General Admission: $55+tax 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/ 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. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Nov 24th - 5pm - “After Work Party” with Taylor Burton - 9:30pm - The Tristan Legg Duo Nov 25th - 5pm & 9:30pm - The Tristan Legg Duo Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) TALO Cafébar: 195 Commercial St.: 902-842-2195: Nov 24th - 7pm - Rob Murphy Nov 26th - 2pm - KidsPaint - 6pm - crafts with Jennifer Ludlow Nov 28th - 6pm - Glace Bay Christmas with Jay & Lawson Dec 1st - 8pm - Doug Johnson Dec 2nd - fundraiser for New Aberdeen Revitalization Dec 3rd - 2pm - Kidspaint - 6:30pm - adult paint Dec 8th - 7pm - Doug Johnson 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 30th - 6pm to 9pm - Dashing through the Homes; @$25 Dec 2nd & 3rd - 7pm - The Nutcracker ; @$34.50 Dec 4th - 7pm - Cape Breton 'Christmas Vacation' dinner theatre; @$49;50 Dec 5th - 7pm - a christmas Ceilidh; with Donnie Campbell & Jinks O'Neill, Buddy MacDonald, Robert Bouchard, Drea Shepherd, Cruz Wilson, Kyle and Colin MacDonald, Evans and Doherty. @$ 25 Dec 8th - 7pm - Tis the Season # 11 ; @ $ 40.50

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Louisbourg Area Mira River Boat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: every Friday - 8pm to 11pm-entertainment Dec 2nd - 6:30pm - Ugly Christmas Sweater Steak BBQ & Dance Marion Bridge (Drochaid Mhira) Fire Hall & Recreation Centre: 3921 Gabarus Highway: 902-727-3161: Dec 1st - 4pm to 6:30pm - Mira Community Market; Louisbourg Louisbourg Fortress Chapel: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Dec 3rd - 2pm to 5pm - Louisbourg Celebrates: The Holidays; with Keith Mullins , Colin Grant, Angelo Spinazzola and the Riverside Elementary Choir, with step dancers and more; @$ 25+ Expect 18th century conditions; dress warmly Louisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm; 23rd-season Nov 24th - 8pm - The Men of the Deeps -new Christmas CD; @$ 28 Dec 1st - 7pm - Annual Heritage Christmas Dec 8th & 9th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Lyrics & Laughter Christmas; @$ 26

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Big Pond Area Northside East Bay (Taobh Tuath Bàigh An Iar) Volunteer Fire Hall: 310 Eskasoni Rd: Nov 25th - 8pm to 11pm - #7th Annual Fall Ceilidh; [ 902-828-2180, 902-828-2625 ]

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St Peter's Area St George's Channel South Mountain Arm of Gold Community Hall: Dec 1st - 6:30pm - Christmas Carol Sing with Adam Cooke 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 Nov 25th - dance with Relatives St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: Nov 29th - 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 @ $2/week [Stan or Joyce Richards at 902-345-0741 ] Dec 8th - 7pm to 10pm - 4H Preteen Dance, ages 9 to 13; @$ 3 or non-perishable food donation all proceeds to the Food 4 Children Society Lion’s Hall: 32 Lions Avenue: 902-535-2482: Nov 25th & 26th - 9am - #22nd annual festival of trees http://www.visitstpeters.com/festival-of-trees/ 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: Nov 25th - 9pm - adult dance with 'the Relatives'; @$10 ; 19+ Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Dec 3rd - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 9pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Rocky Bay Irish Club: 751 Rocky Bay Road: 902-226-3463: Nov 25th - 2pm to 6pm - Pink Ribbon Event-for Ann England-undergoing advanced breast cancer treatment;

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Mainland Area Havre Boucher Community Centre: ..... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: Nov 26th - 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 Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Nov 25th - 7pm to 9pm - Working Classless; @$ 10 http://www.workingclassband.com Dec 5th - 7:30pm - Tis the Season # 11- Bette MacDonald, Maynard Morrision & more; @$ 30 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: Dec 2nd - 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 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 Campus-Art Gallery: 902-867-2303: Nov 5th to Dec 15th - 'Fencelines'-Ruben Irons, Fenn Martin, Raina McDonald St. FX -Bauer Theatre-main stage: 902-867-3333: Nov 24th - 8pm to 10pm - Music, Courage and Grace, Too:-A Tribute To The Music Of Gord Downie ; All ages 19+ A concert, celebrating the music of Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip. It is also a fundraiser, with ticket proceeds and donations going to The Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, who is a supporting sponsor of this event. entertainers are:=Eddie Cummings, Johnathan Bennett, Katie Jamieson, Liam Brophy (Leeboy), Clifton Pettipas, Jenn Laudadio, Brian England, Whiskeysmoke Blues Band ...and more!! with host Brent Collins; [HipShowDonations@gmail.com ] St. FX -Bauer Theatre-family stage: 902-867-3333: Nov 24th - 8pm - Music, Courage and Grace, Too (Fundraiser) St. FX-Immaculata Hall: 902-867-2196: Nov 25th - 7pm to 8:30pm - #2nd Annual -'Dance for Life'-with Liliona Quarmyne Nov 26th - 2pm to 3pm - dance workshop with Liliona Quarmyne, featuring "Songor, our Life! Atsiakpo, our Death!" This is a dance drama highlighting the women of Ghana's struggle to preserve their salt water lagoon. " St FX -Physical Sciences Centre # 1072: Dec 1st - 7pm - First Friday Film Festival; Nero's Guests; St. Martha's Hospital-Clare Marie Gathering Place: Nov 24th - 11am to 2pm - Jingle Bell Frolic St. Paul's Anglican Church: 96 Church St.: Nov 25th - 10am to 1pm - Pysanky Workshop: Ukrainian Easter Eggs for Christmas; @$ 15 held in Church basement; DescriptionAll of Us Society for Art Presentation https://www.facebook.com/events/259223284603403/ 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 Nov 25th - 9pm to 10pm - Michelle Tompkins Nov 28th - 9pm - Bad Luck Woman and her Misfortunes http://www.badluckwoman.com Lismore (Lios Mór) Community Centre: 4699 hwy 245: Nov 24th - 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: Nov 24th to 26th - Old Fashioned Christmas Nov 25th & Dec 2nd - 7pm - Christmas Old Victorian Lantern Tour; @$ 10; starts from the Company store Dec 2nd & 3rd - Old Fashioned Christmas St. James Presbyterian Church: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: Nov 26th - 7pm to 9pm - Olde Fashioned Christmas variety concert; @$ 10 Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Nov 27th - 7:30pm - Mud Bay Jugglers; @$ 25 Dec 1st - 7:30pm - Christmas Series-Cadence; @$ 25 Tatamagouche Grace -Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Nov 4th to Dec 16th - Locally Grown-an exhibition by Local Artists; Nov 25th - 7:30pm - Kevin Aitchison Truro Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: .......2017 Nov 4th-7pm-Nova Scotia Music Week 2017: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Nov 22nd to 25th - 7:30pm - Hubtown theatre-exit who Dec 1st to 4th - 7:30pm - 'Tis the Season # 11; @$ 45; with Bette MacDonald, Maynard Morrison, Mary Colin Chisholm, Jordan Musycsyn and Joe Waye Royal Canadian Legion-Branch # 26-Colchester: 42 Brunswick Street: Nov 24th - 7pm to midnight - 'Lenore & Friends Kitchen Party' with 12 bands; @$ 12 Duncan MacLeod & Flashback, Partly Bored, Eric Bowers, The Terry Family, Gordie Tucker & Son & Students, Katie Delaney, The McCready Brothers, Sarah Matheson, Chris Elgee, Carl Goodwin & Chris Terry Tim Ross & Pete Betts, Betsy MacDonald & Corey Matheson, Dale Grace, Barry Ryan & Abby Aucoin Ten Mile House, Lew Moss & The Lost Cause ; to raise funds for Outsider Insight and Autism Nova Scotia. Fall River Rock Point: Rock Point house concerts: 9 Confederation Ave.,: Dec 8th - 8pm - Matt Minglewood concert-SOLD OUT 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' École du Carrefour: 201A Portage Ave.: Nov 25th - 7pm - The Halifax Harmonizers present their annual show, "Malt Shop Sock Hop"; @$ 20 with The Halifax Boys Honour Choir, Rising Tide , The Unconscious Collective Vocal Ensemble, & enJOY. http://www.halifaxharmonizers.ca/ 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: Nov 26th - 7pm to 9pm - "CAROL SING"; Featuring: Dartmouth All-City Senior Orchestra; Dartmouth All-City Senior Concert Band; Mass Choirs from St Vincent de Paul, St Thomas More; St John XXIII; St Clements; St Peter's parishes (plus more parish choirs to be added) @$ 10; fundraiser for roof fund Halifax (Halafacs) Bella Rose Arts Centre-Halifax West High School: 283 Thomas Raddall Dr.: 902-457-3239: Dec 8th - 7:30pm - The Celtic Christmas Show Casino Nova Scotia -Compass Room: 902-451-1221: Nov 29th - 7pm - CD Launch Party for John Gracie's 15th album 'Hollow Street' with Zoey Boosey; FREE Casino Nova Scotia -the Schooner room: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: Nov 29th - 7pm - John Gracie -;CD release 'Hollow Street'; FREE 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 Halifax Citadel-Garrison Grounds: Nov 25th & 26th - noon to 4pm - the #28th Annual -Victorian Christmas; BOTH Days-with the 78th Highlanders; Admission is free with a donation to FEED NOVA SCOTIA (non-perishable food item or cash). Presented with support from the Halifax Citadel Regimental Association, Atlantic Fabrics, Mix 96-5, Newfoundland Chocolate Company and Parks Canada. King's College Chapel: 6350 Coburg Rd.: Dec 1st - 7:30pm - ÓMÓS-from Ireland, FREE sponsored by 'An Cumann'-the Irish Association of Nova Scotia Marriottt Harbourfront Hotel-Harbourstone Sea Grill & pour house: 1919 Upper Water St.: every Wednesday - 5pm to 8pm - live music Wednesdays Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: Nov 24th - 8pm - Jesse Cook and the Beyond Borders Tour Nov 26th - 2pm - Tafelmusik: The Circle Of Creation Dec 1st & 2nd - Ben Caplan's Holiday Classics Dec 8th, 15th, 16th, & 17th - 7:30pm - The Nutcracker· by Symphony Nova Scotia St. Matthew's United Church: 1479 Barrington St.: Dec 6th - 8pm - 'From The Ashes'-A Choral Presentation by St. Matthew's Chorale and Chamber Orchestra, world premiere of 'The Halifax Explosion' by Mary Knickle and 'Requiem' by Gabriel Faure. Stayner's Wharf Pub & Grill: 5075 George St.: 902-420-1570: Nov 24th - 8:30pm - Dave Goyetche Nov 25th - 4:30pm - Flamenco w/ Daniel MacNeil & Friends Nov 27th - 8:30pm to 11pm - Scottn' the Rocks; FREE Dec 1st - 8:30pm - Cody Degaust Dec 7th - 8:30pm - Gene Smith Quartet (Jazz) Dec 8th - 8:30pm - Shawn Birt The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 10pm - The Carletones; @ $ 5 Nov 24th - 10pm - Alfie + Amber J - Nov 25th - 7pm - Keith Mullins W/Angelo Spinazzola - 10pm - Goldblooms - Nov 26th - 7pm - The Jerry Cans $22.5 Nov 27th - 7pm - Imagine Yourself Magic - A Musical Cabaret By Laura Caswell - Nov 28th - 7pm - Anne Janelle & Friends Album Release Show $17.5 Nov 30th - 9pm - Emily Stuart Dec 1st - 10pm - Liam Corcoran (Full Band) + The Museum Pieces - POSTPONED! Dec 7th - 8pm - Norma MacDonald & Friends - A Tribute To The Great Ladies Of Classic Country Music @$17.5 Dec 8th - 7pm - The Weather Station + Bernice @ $17.5 The Grawood: 6136 University Ave.: Nov 24th - 8pm - music of Fleetwood Mac! ; @$ 2; 19+ 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 Nov 24th & 25th - 9pm - Richard Wood & Gordon Belscher The Seahorse Tavern: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Nov 24th - 9pm - Hey Ocean! Nov 25th - 8pm - Wannabe: A Tribute To The Spice Girls $20.98-advance Nov 30th - 10pm - THe Funk Hunters - Funk The Halls Dec 1st - 10:30pm - #RappinGifts2017 LIVE Dec 2nd - 10pm - Home Bass Dec 6th - 7pm - Jim Beam Make History Talent Search The Shriners' Hall: ....Cape Breton Adult Dance: 3530 Connolly St.: Nov 25th - 9:30pm to 1am - Cape Breton Adult Dance with Mike Hall, Kolten MacDonnell , @ $ 10; 19+ ; presented by the Cape Breton Charitable Association of Halifax; 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: Dec 2nd - 8pm - Brazilian Brash-Jovino Santos Neto and friends. @$ 30 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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