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Northern Cape Breton Meat Cove (Camus na Feòla) Campground & Oceanside Chowder Hut: 2479 Meat Cove Rd.: 902-383-2379: Apr 8th - Great North American Solar Eclipse. but only the northern tip of Cape Breton will see the absolute 2024 full blocking of the sun! https://www.novascotiawebcams.com/.../meat-cove-campground/

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Northern Inverness Area Petit-Étang Information Centre Theatre-Cape Breton highlands National Park: 2023 Sept 8th to 17th-#20th Annual Hike the Highlands: 16648 Cabot Trail: Feb 24th - 7pm to 9pm - music & campfire in the park shelter [Lisette Aucoin-Bourgeois 902-224-2642 ] Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: Feb 25th - 4pm to 8pm - Radiothon du Conseil des arts de Cheticamp; with Trina Collette & many more. L'Abri Café & Bar: 15559 Cabot Trail Rd.: 902-224-3888: Mar 1st - 7pm - first ever drag show with brookerivers and trinityfoxx Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet], & 97.5 FM [Sydney]: 902-224-1242: every Saturday - 6pm to 7pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' every Monday - 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Senior Citizen’s Hall- La Salle des Retraités/Cheticamp Senior's Club: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9:30pm-Amateur Musical Circle Grand-Étang Centre de la Mi-Carême: 51 Harbour Rd., Old Cabot Trail Rd.: 46°32.974′N 61°02.769′W: 902-224-1016: every Sunday - 2pm - Hosted by Nicole Deveau, monthly jam session FREEs [ravestoncheticamp@gmail.com] Mar 8th - Ceilidh & Square Dance with Mary Beth Carty & friends

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Margaree Area Margaree Forks (Bruach Na h-Aibhne) Firemen’s club: 7811 Cabot trail: 902-248-2952: Feb 24th - 7pm to midnight - #2nd Annual Full Moon 🌕 Sparkle Ball Baby. with Lookout Tower, Nicole & Michelle Deveau, Jonathan Andrews; 19+ [tickets from petermleblanc@gmail.com] Inverness (An Sithean) Inverness Miners Museum: every Saturday - 4pm to 5pm - music with Francis A MacDonald The Annex -bar & restaurant: 66 Lower Railway St.: 902-258-3173: every Sunday(from 2024 Feb 25th) - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday sessions through May-FREE Mar 2nd - 8pm - Campbell & Johnston Whit's Public House @ The Cabot Links: 18 Cabot Lane: 902-258-3933: Mar 22nd - 6pm to 8pm - Cyril and Lynn Chisholm Scotsville (Bun Na h-Aibhne) Lake Ainslie Fire Hall: ... Tuesday night Adult Square Dances: # 4550 Route # 395: 902-756-2790, 902-258-2442: Feb 25th - 2pm to 4pm - "Ceilidh in the Rear Sessions"-Céilidh air a'Chul with Carmen MacArthur, Alice Freeman, Peter MacKenzie, Vincent McDonald & others

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SouthWestern Inverness Hillsborough Hillsborough & Glendyer Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-258-5265: Feb 24th, Mar 9th, 23rd, Apr 6th, & 20th - 7pm to 9pm - Ronelda Aylward's -Hillsborough jam sessions, bi-weekly @ $ 5; entertainers Free, Mabou (An Drochaid) Beinn Mhàbu -Mabou Hill College: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-623-0455: Feb 26th - 1pm & 5pm - NSCC music arts -music program information , Q& A ; & a live performance CBFM-radio Mabou: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-0000: every day - an internet based radio station owned and operated by Gaelic College and broadcasts from the Beinn Mhàbu campus /Mabou enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Free Community Centre-St. Mary's Parish Hall: 11538 Main St.: 46°04.341′N 61°23.412′W: Mar 30th - 8pm - ''Murder on the Dance Floor-a Prom gone Wrong'' a fundraiser for 2024 Mabou Ceilidh Days @$ 40 19+ [ a 1980's dance party to follow; ] The Bridge - An Drochaid Museum: 11513 Main St.: 902-945-2311: Mar 7th - 7pm to 9pm - Port No Dhà-''A tune or Two'''-ceilidh with ; @$ 5 Mar 21st - 7pm to 9pm - Port No Dhà-''A tune or Two'''-ceilidh with ; @$ 5 Glencoe Station Glencoe Station Hall: 1536 Mabou Rd.: 802-787-2062: Mar 30th - dance with Buckwheat Hotel; Port Hood (Sestico) St. Stephen’s-Jubilee United Church Hall: 239 Main St.: 902-787-2740: Mar 2nd, 16th, 30th, & Apr 13th - 7pm to 9pm - The Little White Church music jam sessions @$ 5; & tea; All musicians are welcome ; all summer long 2024 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ....Sunday Ceilidhs.: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Feb 25th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Howie MacDonald and Beverly MacLean Mar 3rd - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Troy MacGillivray and Andrea Beaton Mar 10th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Rachel Davis and TBD Mar 17th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Donna Marie DeWolfe and Hilda Chiasson Mar 24th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Shelly Campbell and TBD Mar 31st - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Glenn Graham and TBD Apr 7th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring John Pellerin and TBD Apr 14th - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Chrissy Crowley and TBD Apr 21st - 2pm to 5pm - Sunday Ceilidh Featuring Troy MacGillivray and Andrea Beaton St. Margaret of Scotland Church: River Denys: Mar 3rd - 2pm - annual “Mass on the Mountain” len.tobey&ns.sympatico.ca Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 2123 Highway 19: 45°43.971′N 61°27.672′W: 902-625-1476: every Friday - 6pm to 9pm - Happy Hour , music as well. Mar 10th - 7pm to 11pm; St Patrick’s Day Dance with the Ceilidhmen @ $10 and [sold at Happy Hour, starting this Friday]; [ d.maccuspic@gmail.com ]

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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 Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: Mar 15th - 8pm - St. Patrick's day weekend-pub night & dance with The Privateers, High Society; @$ 25 Civic Centre-J. Franklin Wright Gallery: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-7891: Jan 18th to Mar 12th - 8am to 6pm - ''Finding your way thru the Deep'' by Deanne Fitzpatrick Civic Centre - Shannon Studio: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: Feb 24th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Jon Hines, Joe H Henry, Willie Stratton; Cabin Fever Concert Series ; hosted by Steve MacIntyre @$ 25 Mar 9th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Isabella Samson, Hearts of Kin, Evelyn MacRae; Cabin Fever Concert Series ; hosted by Steve MacIntyre @$ 25 Mar 23rd - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Jordan Musycsyn, Buddy MacDonald, Robert Bouchard; Cabin Fever Concert Series ; hosted by Steve MacIntyre @$ 25 SAERC Auditorium: 304 Pitt St.: 902-625-2591: Apr 7th - 7pm - ''ISland Girls'' with Bette MacDonald, Lucy MacNeil, Jenn Sheppard, Heather Rankin; . @$50 the Carriage House: 825 Reeves St.: 902-625-5194: every Wednesday - 7pm to 10pm - open mic with host Rob Smith

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Bras d’Or Lakes Area Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Father John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Mar 24th - 2pm to 4pm - "Ceilidh in the Rear Sessions"-Céilidh air a'Chul with Edna MacDonald, Sandy MacDonald & more Whycocomagh (Hogamah) Charlene's Restaurant: #9816 Trans Canada Highway #105: 902-756-8004: Mar 4th - 5pm to 7pm - music Monday with Mary Beth Carty Mar 18th - 5pm to 7pm - music Monday with Darrel Keigan Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: Feb 20th to 25th - Winterlude-live entertainment https://www.facebook.com/WhycocomaghWaterfrontCentre Mar 16th - 9pm to midnight - St. Paddy's Day Dance with the Turnbull Brothers; @$ !0 Apr 6th - Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre https://www.facebook.com/WhycocomaghWaterfrontCentre Apr 20th - The Relatives Dance Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: .....2024 Feb 20th to 25th--Winterlude: Highway # 105: Feb 20th to 25th - Winterlude Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: Jan 2nd to Mar 15th - 10am to 4pm - a real Mastodon femur discovered in Middle River in 1832 by an Alexander McRae ""Age of the Mastodon"", a travelling exhibit from the Museum of Natural History. Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Apr 24th - 8pm - the Once Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....Saturday ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm ; @$ 5: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: every Sunday - 4:30pm to 7:30pm - casual gathering of musicians playing playing traditional CB music, Feb 24th - 5pm to 8pm - Dara Smith-MacDonald and Susan MacLean @$ 5 Mar 2nd - 5pm to 8pm - Leanne Aucoin and Boyd MacNeil @$ 5 Royal Canadian Legion-Grandona Branch # 124: ......Friday Ceilidhs: 4237 Hwy #223: 902-725-2178: Mar 15th - Paddy's Day Ceilidh with Neil MacDaniel Christmas Island (Eilean Na Nollaig) St. Barra Community Centre: 47 Church Road: Feb 24th - 7pm to 9pm - open mic session [sign up @ christmasislandevents@gmail.com ] Mar 17th - 2pm to 4pm - St. Paddy's Day Spring Concert with Brandon Collier & friends 1:30pm-live prelude music by Barry, Brian and Hughie before the concert with special guest Pauline Hingston Baddeck (Badaig) Library: 528 Chebucto St.: 902-295-2055: every Tuesday - 6:30pm - tuesday night movies Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Sunday - 2pm to 5pm - open jams with host Michael Cavanaugh Mar 2nd - 6pm to 10pm - Square Dance with Doug Lamey, Margie Beaton, Chrissy Crowley, Jason Roach St. Michael's Parish Hall: 6 Margaree Road: Feb 26th - 7:15pm - basics of square dancing with [doransarahj@gmail.com]

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St Anns Bay Area Dingwall (Inbhir-Pheofharain) The Markland Lobby: 902-383-2246: every day - 7pm to 9pm - music in our lobby with either Bruce Courtney, Norman MacDonald, or Deron Donovan. Ingonish (Ingonais) Cape Smokey: ......2024 -[5]-Smokey Sessions-Chill on the hill Concert: Apr 6th - Campfire concert Keltic Lodge-the Arduaine restaurant: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: Feb 20th to 24th - 7pm to 10pm - Nathan Bishop MacDonald

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Urban Cape Breton Area Little Bras d'Or Blue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: every Thursday - 7pm to 10pm - "traditional Cape Breton fiddle-''the Northside Session' ; bring an instrument & join in; ; FREE led by Larry-Eleanor Parks and Howie MacDonald. Boisdale (Baghasdal) St Andrew's Church: Mar 16th - music with Brian England Florence Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: every Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - entertainment by the Circle Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8-Breton: 769 Main St.: 902-736-3206: Feb 24th, Mar 9th, 23rd, Apr 6th, & 20th - 3pm to 6pm - entertainment with Downhouse band FREE North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) 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 Seniors & Pensioners Hall: 309 RCommercial St.: Mar 10th & Apr 14th - Every second Sunday is a talent show, alternating with The Jammers, Mar 15th - 8pm to midnight - St Patrick's day Dance, Music by Theresa Rideout -@$ 5 Northern Yacht Club: 27 Seaview Drive: 902-794-9121: every Wednesday & Friday - 6pm--live music with Rob Barrie, Andrew Doyle Royal Canadian Legion Branch #19-Armstrong Memorial: 16 Archibald Ave.: 902-794-4816: Mar 16th - 9pm to 1am - St Patrick's day dance with Shotz Fired; @$ 10 Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Feb 29th - 7pm to 9pm - community action fundraiser project, "Play it Forward”, to raise funds for Indigenous youth in Cape Breton who are interested in learning music. @ $5+ Mrogan Toney, Brianna Budden, Carla Jessome, Ben Smith; Isabella Samson, Kyle MacNeil's music class Breagh Kelly, Forester Dancers, Dawn & Margie Beaton, David Meuse, Nina Kent, Rudy Pace Kyle & Ryan MacNeil Mar 6th - 7:30pm - ''a Triple M Show''; with Jill Murphy, Brandon Mollon & guests, MC-Laurie Murchleon @$20 Second Wind Community Concert Band in support of the Hospice Palliative Care Music Therapy program Cedar’s Club Hall: 30 Mackenzie St.: 902-539-1901: every Tuesday - 7pm - Country Line Dance lessons , @ $ 5 [ Christine-cfilipowich@yahoo.ca ; Facebook: @LineDanceCapeBreton ] Centre 200: 481 George St.: 902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: Mar 5th - Ice Cube with Peter Jackson-''Straight into Canada Tour''' Daniel's Ale House-Restaurant & Lounge: 456 Charlotte St.: 902-562-8586: Mar 2nd - 9pm to midnight - BURGERz ;JOEYSLAPZZ, AMIO, Switch B & The Dirt Squirrel. @$ 15 Flavor on the Water -H20-Sydney Marine Terminal-“The Royal Cape Breton Room”: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: every Friday & Saturday - 5:30pm to 9pm - Live Music Highland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Mar 5th to 10th - 7:30pm - MIMIKEJ (BUTTERFLY)-A World Premiere Mar 10th - 2pm - MIMIKEJ (BUTTERFLY)-A World Premiere Mar 26th to 30th - 7pm - the Music Man Jr. Mar 30th - 3pm - the Music Man Jr. Apr 16th to 21st - 7:30pm - PUNCH UP -A HAT Classic Encore, from Original 2015 Season by Kat Sandler Apr 21st - 2pm - PUNCH UP -A HAT Classic Encore, from Original 2015 Season by Kat Sandler Apr 23rd - 7:30pm - Ian Thomas; @$ 60-advance Island Folk Cider House-brewery: 52 Nepean St St.: 902-270-5490: every Sunday - 2pm to 5pm - traditional Celtic jam session with Ryan and Boyd MacNeil Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: Apr 19th - 8pm - a tribute to the music of Highwaymen with Jordan Musycsyn, LJ MacLean, Robert Bouchard, Todd Hines Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant-corner Lounge: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: every Thursday - 5pm to 8pm - entertainment with Aaron Lewis & Guest every Saturday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - corner lounge live music Old Sydney Society: 173 Charlotte St.: 902-539-1572: every Tuesday & Thursday - 2pm & 7pm - Wicked Walking Tour; @$ 12 register at 902-539-1572 Simeon's Family Restaurant: 581 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-562-0251: every Sunday - 4pm to 7pm - music with Aaron C Lewis; The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 170 George St.-Suite 101: 902-284-2562: every Wednesday - 10pm to 11pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Friday - 10pm to midnight - East Coast after dark -promoting Maritime culture, heritage and artistic talent every Saturday - 10pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen party with Ron Neville-music of island musicians 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 every Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - host Wayne Tucker with Favourites from Newfoundland and Labrador The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Mar 16th - 7:30pm - Terry Kelly New Waterford (Portlairge Ùr) Breton Education Centre Auditorium: 667 Eight St.: 902-862-6432: Mar 1st - 7pm - Alumi Concert with CB centre alumni; with alumni & more @$25 [ in AV room ] ''Fairwell to BEC concert series''' Dominion Fire Hall-Hawks club: Lower Mitchell Ave.: Feb 24th - 9pm to 1am - dance with Chapter One Sandbar Lounge: 117 Mitchell Ave.: 902-849-1925: every Sunday - 4pm to 7pm - open jam with hosts Jamie Robertson, Stuart Robertson, & Colonel Jessome Mar 1st - 8pm - Christine Campbell and Blake Johnston ; Hearts of Kin Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: Mar 7th - 7pm - ''Cape Breton's Rising Stars''-hosted by Comedian Clifton Cremo & joined by Isabella Samson, Sarah Walker, The Turnbull Brothers, Cassidy Riley, Jordyn Crocker, Breagh Kelly and a stellar house band; @$ 25 Mar 21st to 23rd - 7pm - Jersey Boys-the story of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons Mar 24th - 2pm - Jersey Boys-the story of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons Apr 4th - 7pm - Island Girls-Cape Breton Music & Comedy with Bette MacDonald, Heather Rankin, Lucy MacNeil & Jenn Sheppard Apr 8th - 8pm - Brett Kissel-compass tour

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Big Pond Area Big Pond (Am Pòn Mòr) Fire Hall/Community Centre: 7193 East Bay Hwy.: 902-828-3138: Mar 2nd - 8pm to 11pm - Pub night with the Turnbull Brothers @$ 20

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St Peter's Area St. George's Channel hall: 3258 West Bay: Mar 4th, 18th, Apr 1st, & 15th - 6:30pm to 9pm - bi-weekly music jam circle at the hall, Bring your instruments and singing voicesl All are welcome. cuppa South Mountain Arm of Gold Community Hall: 3363 West Bay Highway. R.R.2: 902-345-2200: Mar 4th, 18th, Apr 1st, & 15th - 6:30pm - bi-weekly Song Circle on alternate Monday evenings River Bourgeois Anne Sampson Building: Feb 28th, Mar 13th, 27th, Apr 10th, & 24th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - Gerrys music circle with Edna & Gerry and Friends; bring your instruments and join in the fun. Grand Anse Royal Canadian Legion-branch # 47: 6834 Hwy #4: 902-345-2610: Mar 30th - 9pm to 1am - easter dance music with Full Circle St Peter's (Baile Naoimh Pheadair) Bras d’Or Lakes Inn -Lockmaster's Pub': ..Saturday Matinees: 10095 Grenville St.: 902-535-2200, 1-800-818-5885: every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - Thirsty Thursday with open mic-host Rob Smith ; co-host-Chantal O'Neill Feb 24th - 7pm - Rick Roach Mar 2nd - 7pm music with Eddie Cummings Jr Mar 9th - 7pm - Andre Pettipas; @$ 10 Mar 16th - 7pm to 11pm - pre St. Patrick's day celebration with David, Richard, Vince, Rosie & Wendy; @$ 15 Mar 17th - 4pm to 7pm - St Patrick's day with David Stone Mar 22nd - 6pm - music bingo with Bill Culp; @$ 10 Mar 29th - 6pm - good friday music with Jason Williams MacDonald-after work party Mar 30th - 7pm - Easter Sunday live music with Boogies Corner; $15 Apr 20th - 7pm - Run Ragged @$ 30+ MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Friday - 8pm to 10pm - open mic night; with hosts ; Chantal Paul O'Neil & Rob Smith Feb 24th - 7:30pm - the Giorno Experience-magic & comedy @$ 20 Mar 16th - 8pm to 11pm - Pre Paddy St. Patricks day with Matty MacNeil; @$ 10 Mar 23rd - 8pm to 11pm - Glen Roach & Jamie Boudreau; @$ 20 Royal Canadian Legion #47: 6834 Hwy #4: Feb 24th - 9pm to 1am - dance party with the Blue Moose; 902-345-2610 @$ 15 Mar 2nd - 9pm to 1am - dance party with Gunner; @$ 15 Mar 9th - 9pm to 1am - dance party with Eldorado; @$ 15 Mar 16th - 9pm to 1am - dance party with Straight Shooters; @$ 15 Mar 23rd - 9pm to 1am - dance party with Blue Moose; @$ 15 Mar 30th - 9pm to 1am - dance party with Full Circle; @$ 15 Arichat Island Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: every Thursday - 7pm to 9pm - jam sessions-proceeds to Palliative Care Mar 2nd - 8pm - Dave Gunning Apr 5th - 9pm - Andre Pettipas; RIZE volleyball fundraiser; @$ 20 Royal Canadian Legion, Branch # 150: 1219 Veterans Memorial Dr.: 902-226-3089: Mar 2nd & Apr 6th - 2pm to 4pm - ''music circle'''-jam session hosted by Daniel LeBlanc. Feb 24th & Mar 20th - 2pm - Veteran's Social Gathering Mar 30th - 9pm to 1am - the Capetones @$15 St. John's Centre for the Arts: 2513 Highway # 206: every Sunday - jam sessions Telile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: Mar 20th & Apr 17th - 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samson Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Mar 3rd, 17th, 31st, & Apr 14th - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davis every Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep Rocky Bay Irish Club: 751 Rocky Bay Road: Mar 30th - 7pm to 9pm - An Acoustic Tribute to John Prine with local entertainers; @$ 10 19+ D’Escousse Civic Improvement Centre: 3276 Hwy #320: Feb 27th, Mar 12th, 26th, Apr 9th, & 23rd - 7pm to 9pm - North Side Music Circle ; jam; proceeds to help Mental Health; [every 2nd tuesday] L’Ardoise Dr. Kingston Medical Center: Apr 7th - Dinner Theatre

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Mainland Area Havre Boucher Community Centre: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: Feb 25th - 1pm to 4pm - Hank's Jamboree @$ 5; light lunch included [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, Guysborough Intervale St. Patrick’s Hall: 175 North Intervale Rd.: Mar 17th & Apr 21st - 2pm - Kitchen party. all welcome; @$ 5; and a lunch Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Miles MacDonald Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Apr 7th - 2pm - Catherine MacLellan with Nick Gauthier Waterfront: 74 Main St.: 902-533-2052: Feb 24th - 8pm to 1am - live music by Shiretown; @$ 10 19+ Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Antigonish Heritage Museum: 20 East Main St.: 902-863-6160: Feb 25th - 2pm - our second winter ceilidh, with Karen Beaton, Leona Williams, James MacLean @ $10 & cuppa Candid Brewing Company-Brewery/Pub/Bar: 88 College St.: 902-863-3930: every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Celtic music with John Hanlon,Kenny Stewart, Stan Chapman, John Pellerin a “pay what you can” admission with all proceeds going to the Antigonish Food Bank. CJFX-radio: 5663 Highway #7.: 902-863-4580: every Monday - 6pm to 10pm - Bob Kingsley's -Country top 40 every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh--Cape Breton Fiddles with Dave Gillis; every Sunday - 2pm to 6pm - Daryl MacLean's COUNTRY GOLD; 4 hours of great Classic Country music. http://countrygold.ca/ every Sunday - 8pm to 10pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul Kerwin, Glenn Baker & his guests ; Heritage Museum: 20 East Main St.: 902-863-6160: every Thursday - 7pm to 9pm - Ceilidh at the Museum with Karen Beaton & guests. @$ 10 Mar 16th - 2pm - St. Patrick’s theme concert with Mary Beth Carty & friends Little Christo's Pizzeria & Mediterranean Eatery: 355 Main St.: 902-867-4992: every Thursday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - open mic 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: Mar 5th to 10th - 7:30pm - the 25th annual putnam county spelling bee Mar 22nd & 23rd - Open stage festival New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) The Dock Pub: 130 George St.: 902-752-0884: Feb 24th & Mar 30th - 2pm to 5pm - jam session Westville Whitetail Pub & Grill: 1988 South Main St.: 902-396-1759: every Saturday - every 2nd Saturday-open mic with Andrew Reid Pictou (Phiogto) DeCoste Entertainment Centre-on the Road: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Feb 27th - 7:30pm - Duo Cordeli at the River Gallery on Water Street Pictou County Wellness Center: 2756 Westville Rd: Apr 14th - Island Girls with Bette MacDonald, Lucy MacNeil, Jenn Sheppard, Heather Rankin Royal Canadian Legion: 130 Veterans Drive: Feb 29th - 7:30pm - music with Guy Davis Trenton Hillside Community Hall: 27 Chance Harbour Rd.: 902-755-3938: every Friday - 6:30pm to 9pm - Kitchen party jam; All singers and players welcome, musicians free of charge, audience @$ 5 Feb 25th - 2pm to 4:30pm - Blue grass youth fundraiser show; with Nicholas Langille, Ray Stewart, EB Anderson Tatamagouche Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre: 31 Creamery Rd.: 902-657-3500: Mar 15th - 7pm to 9pm - Garnet and Gold Quartet - fund raising concert Mar 23rd - 7pm to 9pm - Merle Haggard Tribute Show ; Performed by Lawrence Maxwell Apr 13th - 7pm to 9pm - OUR FAVOURITE MUSIC CONCERT presented by Ruth Collins Music *The Grace 2024 Series Truro Colchester Christian Academy: 66 E Court Rd.: 902-895-6520: Feb 24th, Mar 9th, 23rd, Apr 6th, & 20th - 1pm to 7pm - Truro and Area Bluegrass & Oldtime Music Jams-acoustic only First United Church: 711 Prince St.: Feb 24th - 7pm - “Small Of My Heart” Songwriters Circle concert with Erin Costelo, Heather Rankin, Lisa MacIsaac Inn on Prince Hotel: 437 Prince St.: Apr 12th - 7:30pm - ''LOL show'' with Lisa Baker & Kenny Robinson, hosted by James Keast Julias Lounge: 165 Willow St.: every Wednesday - 8pm to midnight - acoustic jams Marigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Feb 21st to 24th - 7:30pm - Best of Broadway Feb 29th - 7:30pm - The McCready Brothers Apr 2nd - 7:30pm - ''Snowed In Comedy Tour'' with Pete Zedlacher, Paul Myrehaug, Erica Sigurdson, Dan Quinn Apr 14th - SALTWATER SONGS with Cassie & Maggie and Rachel Beck, Catherine MacLellan Rath Eastlink Community Centre: 625 Abenaki Road: 902-893-2224: Mar 4th - Ice Cube with Peter Jackson-''Straight into Canada Tour''' Minasville Minasville community hall: Mar 1st & 15th - 7pm - community jam sessions Enfield Oakfield Golf & Country Club: 6055 Hwy 2, Oakfield: 902-861-2777: Mar 3rd - 6pm to 9pm - . Anna & Brennan MacDonald Apr 19th - 7pm - Brea Lawrenson; Bradley D Scott Canning The Annex: every Thursday - 7pm to 9pm - jam session Berwick Union Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: every Friday - 7pm to 9pm-free music Diligent River Comunity Hall: Mar 16th - 7pm - music by Lynn & Cyril Chisholm ; @$ 10 Oxford Capitol Theatre: 5220 Main St.: 902-694-5928: every Friday - 7pm - open mic Wolfville Acadia University-Andrew H. McCain Arena: Apr 5th - 7pm - BRETT KISSEL: ''The Compass Tour'' &: JADE EAGLESON All ages Horton Ridge Malt and Grain Co: 2504 Ridge Rd.: 902-697-3535: every Saturday & Sunday - 3pm to 5pm - Ceilidh Weekends; The Space Paddy Bog People on Saturdays, & Delavan on Sundays Paddy's Brew Pub & Rosie's Restaurant: 460 Main St.: 902-542-0059: every Thursday - 7:30pm to 10:30pm - music with Jenny Melvin and Kevin Roach, Saltbox Brewery: 456 Main St.: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Bluesday with Jester J Brown- Margaretsville Evergreen Theatre: 1660 Stronach Mountain Rd: 902-825-6834: Mar 16th - Christine Campbell and Blake Johnston ; Milford Milford Lantz United Church: 2134 Highway 2: Mar 4th & Apr 1st - 1pm to 3pm - Monday jam sessions Annapolis Royal King's Theatre: 2019 St George St.: 902-532-7704: Mar 1st - 7:30pm - blues-roots legend GUY DAVIS Fall River St John's United Church: 3360 Nova Scotia Trunk 2: Feb 25th - 2pm - Melodies for the MacDonalds; A benefit concert for Calm & Lauchlin MacDonald & family Sackville Sackville Arena: 1st Lake Drive: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam-Mix of country, pop, folk, rock & roll Lower Sackville Welcome to CIOE 97.5 FM, the Voice of East Coast Music: 11 Glendale Ave, Unit 4: 902-252-7975: every Tuesday - 8pm to 10pm - Bluegrass Atlantic with Nancy Keddy every Saturday - 8am - conversations, music, and the voices and views of Nova Scotia's Gaelic community. http://live.cioe975.ca/ every Saturday - 9am to noon - East Coast Rising – with Martin Hickey every Saturday - noon to 2pm - Cape Breton Calling – with Tony Mombourquette every Sunday - 3pm to 4pm - The Voice of New Scotland with Jean Watson every Sunday - 9am to 11am - Barn Dance with Keith Ross every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 6am to 9am - East Coast Mornings with George Jordan every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9am - East Coast Kitchen Party with Al Hollingsworth Dartmouth Celtic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: Mar 7th & Apr 4th - 9pm - music with host Leona Burkey Christ Church Parish Hall: 50 Wentworth St.: every Thursday - 7pm - donation based Folk event ;the first Thursday of every month The Helen Creighton Folklore Society & Big Turnip Records presents- The Helen Creighton Folk Club Micmac Amateur Aquatic Club: 192 Prince Albert Rd.: 902-464-9480: Mar 2nd - 6pm - Los Primos, dance for all ages @$ 20 NSHJ Funk Unit. Montes Showbar Grill: 245 Waverley Rd.: 902-435-1770: every Thursday - 8pm - jam with-Dan Baird and his recurring cast New Scotland Brewing Co.: 91 Alderney Dr.: 902-406-2337: every Friday - 8pm - Willie Stratton every Sunday - 2pm to 6pm - Halifax Cape Breton Session Sanctuary Arts Centre: 100 Ochterloney St: Apr 5th & 6th - 7:30pm to 9pm - Women Who Rock St. James United Church: 183 Portland St.: Feb 9th to 25th - ''Murder Mondays & there was a Mouse The Cottage Café | An Teachín: Paddler's Cove-300 Prince Albert Rd.: every Tuesday - 6:30pm - Scottish Gaelic conversation group hosted by Cathy Ann MacPhee & Emily McEwan Woodlawn United Church: 54 Woodlawn Rd.: Mar 23rd - Hellos Vocal Ensemble Halifax (Halafacs) Casino Nova Scotia -Schooner Room: 902-451-1221: Mar 2nd - the legendary life of Tom Petty with Clayton Bellamy Apr 11th - Matthew Good & his band-''cross canada 2024''' Casino Nova Scotia -: ...-Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle -ONLINE SERIES: Apr 5th & 6th - 8pm - Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle- with hosts Dylan & Jodi Guthro; 19+ https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=61552255555314 Casino Nova Scotia -Bruce Guthro Theatre: 1983 Upper Water St.: 902-451-1221: Apr 5th & 6th - 8pm - Bruce Guthro's Songwriters Circle with host Jodi Guthro; & Dave Gunning, Irish Mythen, David Myles Citadel High-Spatz Auditorium: 1855 Trollope St.: 902-491-4444: Apr 19th to 21st - Annual The Halifax Celtic Cultural Festival; http://www.halifaxcelticfest.ca Dalhousie - Rebecca Cohn Auditorium-Arts Centre’s: 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: Mar 1st & 2nd - THE Mini Pop Kids =SING, DANCE, & PARTY Mar 8th - 7:30pm - Video Games Live Mar 9th - 2pm - Video Games Live Mar 30th - 7:30pm - ''Snowed In Comedy Tour'' with Dan Quinn, Paul Myrehaug, Erica Sigurdson, Pete Zedlacher Apr 11th - Island Girls with Bette MacDonald, Lucy MacNeil, Jenn Sheppard, Heather Rankin Durty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: every Sunday - 3pm to 6pm - music with Jeremy Finney and guest every Thursday - 7:30pm to 10:30pm - music with Jeremy Finney, Ian MacMillan and friends Good Robot Brewing Company: 2736 Robie St.: 902-446-1692: every Thursday - 8pm - Better Times Comedy-a weekly stand-up comedy night Mar 2nd - 8pm - music with Andrea Cormier, Freya Milliken and Rebecca Fairless ; @$ 15 Halifax Central Library: 5440 Spring Garden Rd.: Feb 24th - 2pm to 3:30pm - Gerard Collins-reading-(THE HUSH SISTERS, FINTON MOON, etc.) and Carol Bruneau . Henry House: 1222 Barrington St.: every Sunday - 2:30pm to 4:30pm - Tunes with Erin and Colin Light House Arts Centre: 1800 Argyle St.: 782-414-9902: Feb 29th - 8pm - an evening with Mary Walsh; 19+ Mar 6th - 7pm - Aaron Pritchett-the Liquored Up Tour with Cory Marks, Matt Lang 19+ Lion's Head Tavern: 3081 Robie St.: 902-455-0181: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - jam Sessions with Roy Logan Maritime Centre-Pacifico Bar: corner of Barrington & Salter St.: 902-422-3633: every Thursday - The amazing Mellotones Neptune Theatre: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: Feb 29th to Mar 3rd - Kelly Holiff & her impeccable band bring 𝘙𝘶𝘮𝘰𝘶𝘳 𝘏𝘢𝘴 𝘐𝘵: 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘚𝘰𝘯𝘨𝘣𝘰𝘰𝘬 𝘰𝘧 𝘈𝘥𝘦𝘭𝘦 to the Fountain Hall Stage. North End Baking Co Cafe: 3430 Prescott St.: 902-454-7387 ext. 225: every Thursday - 1pm to 2pm - Helen Creighton Folklore Society storytelling session every last Thursday of month Obladee Wine Bar: 1600 Barrington St.: 902-405-4505: every Wednesday - 6:30pm to 8pm & 8:30pm to 10pm - Wednesday night JAZZ with Willem Paynter Trio; @$ 5 Prospect Road Community Center: Prospect Rd.: every Friday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam Session Royal Canadian Legion Branch #142-Fairview: 50 Hillcrest St;: 902-233-6374, 902-443-7256: Feb 24th - 8pm to 11pm - 19+ Cape Breton Dance with Mairi Rankin and Wendy MacIsaac Mar 23rd - 8pm to 11pm - Adult 19+ Cape Breton Dance with Dara Smith-MacDonald and Adam Young ; @$10 19+ hosted by Cape Breton Fiddlers Association; Scotiabank Metro Centre: 1800 Argyle St: 902-451-1221: Mar 24th - JUNOS with host-Nelly Furtado, music by The Beaches, Charlotte Cardin, Maestro Fresh Wes. Tegan & Sara Steele Wheels Motor Museum: 66 Otter Lake Ct.: Mar 8th - 6pm to 11:30pm - ''UnMasqued- Unleash Your Inner Queen''' 19+ International Women’s Day and support Bryony House The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: Feb 24th - 8pm - FREE SHOW: The Right Swipes Feb 28th - 7pm - Craft Draught Showdown: The Harbour VS Big Spruce Feb 29th - 7pm - The Carleton Staff @ A Different Stage of Mind Mar 2nd - 9pm - FREE SHOW: Tevon Tynes Trio Mar 7th - 7:30pm - Callehan + Ryan Roberts Mar 8th - 7pm - Matt Wright: I'm Doing My Best Comedy Tour Mar 9th - 7pm - Abbas Wahab + Jordan Policicchio In Lethal Comedy 2 - 9pm - FREE SHOW: Tevon Tynes Trio Mar 14th - 7:30pm - Mat Hughes EP Release + Daniel James McFadyen Mar 15th - 8pm - Best of Foo + Rick & The Temps Mar 16th - 6pm - Private Event Mar 17th - 3pm - Saint Patrick's Day w/ Paddy Simms & The Lucky Charms The Halifax Alehouse: 1717 Brunswick St.: 902-423-6113: Apr 13th - 3pm - Mrs. Roper Pub Crawl The Halifax Music Co-Op-matchsticktheatre: 2164 Barrington St.: 902-499-8187: Mar 20th to 31st - ''home'' a play by David French; @$ 30 matchsticktheatre.ca The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: every Monday - 8pm to 10pm - Session with Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit Feb 24th - 9pm - “The Frequency Duo ” Jordan LeBlanc & Kyle Boudreau Feb 25th - 8pm - Geoff Kennedy Feb 26th - 8pm - Dave MacIsaac Feb 27th - 8pm - Scott MacDonald Feb 28th - 8pm - Alycia Putnam Feb 29th - 8pm - Eric Hardiman Mar 1st - 9pm - Rowdy Dow Mar 2nd - 9pm - Rowdy Dow Mar 4th - 8pm - Dave MacIsaac Mar 5th - 8pm - Kyle Boudreau Mar 7th - 8pm - Jordan LeBlanc Mar 8th - 9pm - Halifax Pier Mar 9th - 9pm - Halifax Pier Mar 10th - 8pm - Theo Macintosh Mar 11th - 8pm - Dave MacIsaac Mar 12th - 8pm - Geoff Kennedy Mar 13th - 8pm - Travis Hatcher Mar 14th - 8pm - Jackson Weldon Mar 15th - 8pm - Mark Hippern Mar 16th - 8pm - Mark Hippern Mar 18th - 8pm - Dave MacIsaac Mar 19th - 8pm - Alycia Putnam Mar 20th - 8pm - Eric Hardiman Mar 21st - 8pm - Tristan Legg Mar 22nd - 8pm - Tristan Legg & Teddy Zee Mar 23rd - 8pm - Tristan Legg & Teddy Zee Mar 24th - 8pm - Tristan Legg Mar 25th - 8pm - Dave MacIsaac Mar 26th - 8pm - Mark Hippern Mar 28th - 8pm - Geoff Kennedy Mar 29th - 8pm - “The Frequency Duo ” Jordan LeBlanc & Kyle Boudreau 9:00 pm Mar 30th - 8pm - “The Frequency Duo ” Jordan LeBlanc & Kyle Boudreau 9:00 pm Mar 31st - 8pm - Scott MacDonald The Oxford Taproom: 6418 Quinpool Rd.: 902-431-0501: every Wednesday - 8pm to 10:30pm - irish jam sessions The Seahorse Tavern-: 2037 Gottingen St.: 902-423-7200: Mar 7th - 7:30pm - Music Nova Scotia's "New Music Thursday" series; with Elyse Aeryn, Avery Dakin, JupiterReign, Katie Wayne. ''Women In Music Canada's Atlantic Chapter' Middle Musquodoboit Musquodoboit Valley Bicentennial Theatre: 12390 Highway # 224: 902-384-2819: Mar 1st - 7pm - Ashley MacIsaac , & Ben Tucker ; @$ 30 Mahone Bay Saltbox Brewery: 363 Main St.: 902-624-0653: every Sunday - 2pm to 4pm - Celtic Music sessons; with Eilidh Buchanan and friends Lunenburg The Lunenberg Opera House: ...Folk Harbour: 290 Lincoln St.: Mar 22nd - 7:30pm - Allison Russell, Aysanaabee Apr 5th - 7:30pm - JP Cormier, Songwriter's circle with Lisa MacIsaac, Catherine MacLellan, Erin Costelo, Kristen Martell Apr 6th - “Small Of My Heart” Songwriters Circle concert with Catherine MacLellan, Erin Costelo, Kristen Martell & Lisa MacIsaac Apr 19th - 7:30pm - Quote the Raven Apr 20th - 7:30pm - the Once Branch Lahave Branch Lahave Community Hall: 1758 Lower Branch Rd.: Feb 25th - 1pm to 4pm - Variety show with Paul & Wayne Forward, Victor Hamm & Judy Jourdrey, Mervin, Mailman, James & Cathy Frank; @$5 Saulnierville 104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: every day - 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas



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