( Top of Page )Northern Inverness AreaChéticampDoryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406′N 61°00.270′W: 902-224-9909: Nov 26th - 7pm - Adrien AucoinNov 27th - 2pm - Brent Aucoin & Joel Chiasson - 9pm - Jean-Marc Doiron & Norm ArsenaultDec 3rd, 10th, & 17th - 7pm - Adrien Aucoin & Dwayne PoirierDec 11th - 2pm - Colin GrantDec 18th - 2pm - Andrea Beaton & friendsDec 24th - 2pm - xmas eve-artists tbaDec 26th - 2pm - tba - 9pm - tbaLe Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 15118 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1876: Nov 28th - 2pm - Party with Colin GrantRadio 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)
( Top of Page )Margaree AreaBroad Cove (An Caolas Leathann)St Margaret’s of Scotland church: 178 Broad Cove Marsh Rd.: Dec 10th - 7pm to 9pm - mini fundraising concert series with tbaInverness (An Sithean)ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Nov 6th to 2022 Jan 15th - The exhibitions include ''Place in Perspective''' by Hélène Blanchet, Alison Cowitz and Kristi Farrier;
''FLOCK''' by Anne Morrell Robinson and ''A Sense of Place''' by Regina MarzlinNov 27th - star making workshop with Sian Gwynne Turner; @$ 90Dec 3rd - Hauler=live music; @$ 25Dec 10th & 11th - 8:30pm - Jon Dore ; presented by ICCA and Shawn Hogan productions
& $30 and are available at www.invernessarts.com/iccaevents.Dec 12th - You and Me Book launch with Michael S Ryan and Kristen Herrington-FreeDec 13th - Winds of Heaven-film screening with director Michael Ostroff-FreeICCA Arts Centre-Cabinet Gallery: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404′N 61°17.849′W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: Dec 3rd - 8:30pm - Hauler; @$ 25Dec 12th - Michael S. Ryan (The Town Heroes) and Kristen Herrington (Kristen Herrington Art)
have co-authored their first book titled, ''You & Me'': Travel Misadventures, and Love Around the World.Stella Maris Church: 47 Upper Railway St.: 902-258-2462: Dec 12th - 2pm to 4pm - Variety Concert with local talent; @$ 20
proof of double vaccination and IDs required at door.
( Top of Page )SouthWestern InvernessBrook Village (Baile Beag Na h-Aibhne)St. John the Baptist Hall: 6432 Rte.#252: 46°03.071′N 61°17.840′W: 902-945-2240: Dec 18th - 9pm - Aaron MacDonald, & band with Jon HinesMabou (An Drochaid)CBFM: 32 MacDonald Rd.: 902-945-0000: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 8am to 3pm - with Ryan Joseph MacDonaldMissBressa Pop Up Shop: 11497 Route # 19-Main St.: Nov 27th & 28th - 11am to 2pm - local bakers and/or makers pop up;Nov 27th - Elizabeth Beaton BakingNov 28th - Tryn MacDonaldThe Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: Dec 4th & 5th - Dinner and Celebrate the Holidays with Heather Rankin & friends; @$ 99 SOLD OUT.
tickets on sale Nov 1st @ 1pm [4 shows ]; Sat Dec 4th @ 5PM & 8pm; Sun Dec 5th @ 2PM & 5pmJudique (Siudaig Mhór)Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ....Sunday Ceilidhs.: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Nov 28th - 2pm to 5pm - Dara Smith-MacDonald & Adam Young ;; @$ 10Dec 5th - 2pm to 5pm - Tba ;; @$ 10Dec 12th - 2pm to 5pm - CANCELLED ;; @$ 10Dec 19th - 2pm to 5pm - CANCELLED ;; @$ 10Dec 26th - 2pm to 5pm - Tba -Boxing day ;; @$ 10Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696′N 61°29.478′W: 902-787-2708: Dec 10th - 7:30pm - Masters Concert with Shelly Campbell, Troy MacGillivray, Andrea Beaton, Kenneth MacKenzie,
Allan Dewar; covid 19 immunization & ID verified at door, masking required,@$ 25+HST
( Top of Page )Port Hawkesbury AreaPort Hawkesbury (An Gut)101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 9am to 11am - East Coast Rising with Chuck Boudreauevery Sunday - 11am to noon - East Coast Countdown with Cameron MacEachern http://www.eastcoastcountdown.comCivic Centre-: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: Nov 27th - 10am to 3pm - Christmas Ceilidh Market; music by Ty Wallace ;Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room: Dec 2nd - 7pm - Ashley MacIsaac Maritime Tour ; Ashley MacIsaac & Lisa MacIsaac, Hilda ChaissonDec 16th - Christmas Day on Planet Earth with Lennie Gallant-Inkeepers tourSAERC Auditorium: 902-625-2591: Dec 11th - 7:30pm - Tis the Season to be grateful; with Bette MacDonald and Maynard Morrison and their supporting cast
Presented by: 101.5 the Hawk, The Reporter & Maritime InnsDec 16th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's Christmas
( Top of Page )Bras d’Or Lakes AreaWhycocomagh (Hogamah)Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre: # 9650 Highway # 105: 902-756-3580: every Thursday - 7pm - weekly jam sessionsNov 30th to Dec 5th - Christmas in the Village; masking, double vac proof and ids required.Dec 2nd - 7pm - christmas jam session @$5Dec 4th - 11am - social distancing visit and pictures with santaDec 5th - 2pm - christmas's skits and carols, @$ 5, under direction of WESPACIona (Sanndraigh)Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912′N 60°49.020′W: 902-725-2272: every Friday - noon to 1pm - Pop-up Gàidhealtachds ; https://www.facebook.com/events/1211212282641458/Iona Heights Inn- Frolic & Folk Pub: ....Saturday ceilidhs 5pm to 8pm: 4115 Hwy # 223: 45°56.841′N 60°49.118′W: 902-622-2190, 1-844-733-4662: Nov 27th - Stephanie MacDonaldDec 4th - Kenneth MacKenzieDec 10th - A Gunning & JP Cormier Christmas; Sold Out $35Dec 31st - 9pm to 11:30pm - New Year’s Eve with Pretty Archie' @ $50
TICKETS WILL BE EMAILED. Non-refundable. Assigned Seating. Covid rules apply.Baddeck (Badaig)town: ....2021 Nov 26th & 27th-Christmas in the Village: Nov 26th - 10am - kits, 6pm-tree lighting, 6:30pm-family skate,Nov 27th - 9:30am - reindeer run, 10am-christmas market, 2pm-Grinch move at Knox Church hall
3pm-baddeck library-scavenger hunt and crafts, 4pm-parade, 5:30pm-Santa at Inverary Conference Center.Bell Buoy Restaurant: 539 Chebucto St.: 902-295-2581: every Friday & Saturday - Rob Hancock playsBras d’or Yacht Club-Tiller & Wheel Lounge: 1 Jones St.: 902-295-2107: Nov 26th - 4pm - Darrell KeiganInverary Inn - MacAulay Conference Centre: 368 Shore Rd.: Dec 31st - 5pm - Roaring 20’s New Years Eve; afternoon cocktail party, a delicious 3 course meal,
DJ dance and photo booth with props; Return to the conference centre the next morning for a hot breakfast and,
for the bravest of souls, a polar dip at the beach; Full event starts at $195/each+ taxes (based on double occupancy)
Dinner and dance only - $120/person (taxes in); double vaccination proof required with ID .Masonic Hall-Theatre Baddeck: ...#7th Annual-Theatre Baddeck, 2021 July 15th to December 11th: 24 Queen St.: 902-295-3283: Dec 2nd, 3rd, & 7th to 10th - 7:30pm - CHARLES DICKENS WRITES A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Richard Quesnel
with largest cast Theatre Baddeck has ever assembledDec 4th, 5th, & 11th - 3:30pm - CHARLES DICKENS WRITES A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Richard Quesnel
with largest cast Theatre Baddeck has ever assembledDec 4th & 11th - 8pm - CHARLES DICKENS WRITES A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Richard Quesnel
with largest cast Theatre Baddeck has ever assembledKnox Presbyterian Church: Dec 19th - 3pm - Putting Christmas Back Together with Adam Young & more.
( Top of Page )St Anns Bay AreaSt Anns (Baile Anna)Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3411: Oct 25th to Dec 17th - the Seasonal Series-Online music, dance & Language Short CoursesDec 10th to 12th - An Nollaig Ghàidhealach ~ A Gaelic Christmas ( ages 7+) Gaelic immersion weekend;
with Stacey MacLean, Colin MacDonald, Joyce MacDonald, Carmen MacArthur, Hector MacNeil
( Top of Page )Urban Cape Breton AreaLittle Bras d'OrBlue Mist Tavern & Bar: 85 Main St.: 902-736-2801: every Thursday - 8pm to midnight - "the Northside Session" Celtic music sessions ; bring an instrument & join in;
19+ All Ages; FREEBoisdale (Baghasdal)Community Fire Hall: RTE #223-3810 Grand Narrows Hwy: 46°05.778′N 60°30.492′W: 902-871-2655: Nov 27th - 7:30pm - An Evening of Music in the Hills of Boisdale; with Mary Beth Carty, Rose Morrison, & Darrell Keigan
@$ 15' COVID regulations -proof of double vaccination Fred: 902 577-7728 ; Joe: 902 871-2013FlorenceRoyal Canadian Legion, Branch #83: 610 Bras D'Or Florence Rd.: 902-736-6313: every Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - music by the CircleSydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni)Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8-Breton: 769 Main St.: 902-736-3206: Dec 31st - new Year's eve-dinner and dance with Tommy Capstick; @$ 25St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church hall: 643 Main St. -3 queen st.: 902-736-6394: Nov 26th - 7pm - Hum Hymn Sing-Come join Chalk Dust -your favourite hymns and a few special selections.
COVID 19 Protocols - Proof of Double Vaccination Valid Photo ID; Wearing of MasksNorth Sydney (Suidni A Tuath)K-LEE radio: Cape Breton music & Maritime favourites 24/7-commercial freeevery day - enjoy Cape Breton music, all day long ; Freeevery Wednesday & Sunday - 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman -
music, interviews & Cape Breton segmentsNorth Sydney Firefighter's club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: every Thursday(through 2021 Dec 30th) - 8pm to midnight - regular Thursday night dances; with Ernie, Wade and ToddNorth Sydney Seniors & Pensioners Hall: 309 RCommercial St.: Nov 28th - 2pm to 4pm - country music-freeCoxheathKnox United Church Hall: Blackett's Lake Rd.: Dec 2nd, 3rd, & 5th - 7pm - Christmas Concert series;- each @$ 20 902-578-6709 , 902-574-7136
2nd -''Festive Tales & Tunes''' with Jen Wilson, Cindy Price, Debi Sullivan, Kenny Hutchins & Mario Colosimo,
Second Wind Saxes. Carol & Stephen MacDougall, Laurie Murchison
3rd-''Jazz Yule Love''' with Carl Getto, Jazz Trio, Janet Bickerton
5th-''The Wonder of Christmas"" with Jen Wilson, Quarterdeck. Heather Sparling, Chris McDonald,
Janice Tulk, Stephen MacDougall.
fundraiser for Coxheath Hills Wilderness Recreation Association to maintain the Coxheath trails.
masks and proof of covid 19 vacination requiredSydney River (Abhainn Shuidni)CB Farmer's market: 340 Keltic Drive: 902-564-9948: Nov 27th & Dec 25th - 8:30am to 1pm - year round farmers market; http://www.farmersmarketcapebreton.comUnited Protestant Church: 1524 King’s Rd.: Dec 17th - 7pm - Putting Christmas Back Together with Adam Young and moreSydney (Suidni)Breton Brewing: 364 Keltic Drive-Coxheath: 902-270-4677: Nov 26th - 4pm - Steve MacIntyreNov 27th - 3pm - Doug JohnsonC.B. Centre for Craft & Design Gallery: 322 Charlotte St.: 902-539-7491: Oct 28th to Dec 1st - Explorations, a visual art exhibition by Ontario artist, Shane Norrie;Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Dec 20th - 7:30pm - Oh, That Special Night-with the second wind community concert band; special Guests=Wendy
Bergfeldt, Linda Muise, Jim Guy, & more; @$ 20; fundraiser for Evey Woman's CentreCape Breton University-Great Hall: ...... 2015 Oct 13th to 17th - North Atlantic Fiddle Convention: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-563-1652: Dec 12th - 7pm - Christmas with friends; Rachel MacLean, Mark Riley, the Gilberts & more; @$25Cedar’s Club Hall: 30 Mackenzie St.: 902-539-1901: Dec 18th - 10pm - The Tom Fun Orchestra | Carmen Townsend & The Shakey Deals | Holiday FeverDec 26th - 8:30pm to 11:30pm - Boxing day with Pretty Archie; Sociable Entertainment Presents; @ $30-advance; 19+
proof of double vaccination and IDs at doorChurch of Christ the King: 19 Trinity Ave & George St.: Dec 12th - 3pm - Christmas with the Cape Breton Chorale ; @$ 25 [902-539-1243; https://www.capebretonchorale.com]
Ryan Billington-director; Paula Jane Francis-piano and organCTV Studio: Dec 4th - 11am to 6pm - #58th annual christmas daddies Telethon;
https://atlantic.ctvnews.ca http://www.christmasdaddies.orgCurling Club: 619 George St.: 902-539-4012: Dec 31st - 9pm to 1am - New Year's Eve Dance; @$ 25 Music by DJ Jimmy. Champagne toast at midnight providedDaniel's Restaurant & Lounge: 456 Charlotte St.: 902-562-8586: Nov 30th - 7pm to 10pm - Holiday Dinner theatre with Ashley Buckingham, Em & Jenifer Dingwall ; @$ 40Dec 7th, 15th, & 21st - 7pm to 10pm - Holiday Dinner theatre with Ashley Buckingham, Em & Jenifer Dingwall ; @$ 40Dec 17th - 9pm - Crowdis Bridge; @$ 20Doktor Luke's-coffee house: 54 Prince St.: Dec 3rd - 4pm to 7pm - Adam YoungFlavor on the Water -Sydney Marine Terminal-“The Royal Cape Breton Room”: 60 Esplanade: 902-567-1043: Dec 10th - Aaron MacDonald, & band with Elyse AerynForrester's Centre & Krypt Lounge: 42 Coxheath Rd.: 902-371-2201: Nov 26th - 7:30pm - 11pm-Strings, song and soup for the soul; featuring Alton MacKinnon & David Brake; @ $40 + tax; 19+
just 40 guests allowed; masks, proof of vaccination at the door.Dec 3rd - 6:30pm - Your grown=up christmas list; with Jason Kempt, Anita Helle, Katie Hodder, Dan MacPherson
Shannon Forrester; 19+Dec 23rd - 7:30pm to 11pm - Shannon & Dan's-Most Wonderful Time of the year'; 19+
The Mingles SoiréeGovernor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: Nov 26th - 6pm to 9pm - Rob MurphyNov 27th - 6pm to 9pm - Brandon BatesHighland Arts Theatre: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Dec 2nd - A Gunning & JP Cormier ChristmasDec 7th to 12th - 7:30pm - A Christmas Carol; 40 person cast; @$ 42 our annual fundraiser ;Dec 15th - 7:30pm - ''Christmas Day on Planet Earth''' with Lennie Gallant-Inkeepers Christmas tourDec 17th - 7pm - 'the Sound of Music'-Sing-Along; part of Christmas Movie Series; @$ 15+hstDec 19th - 7pm - ''White Chrismas''-Sing-Along; part of Christmas Movie Series; @$ 15+hstDec 21st - 7pm - ''Scrooge''' part of Christmas Movie Series; @$ 5+hstDec 22nd - 7pm - ""Miracle on 34th Street"""-part of Christmas Movie Series; @$ 5+hstDec 23rd - 7pm - It's a Wonderful Life -part of Christmas Movie Series; @$ 5+hstHighland Arts Theatre: CLASSES: 40 Bentinck St.: 902-565-3637: Dec 18th - 7:30pm - Port CitiesJoan Harriss Cruise Pavilion-Flavor On The Water: ...2015 May 16th-'Fiddlin' Around Kick off to Summer'; #10th Anniversary of Big Fiddle: 74 Esplanade: Dec 31st - 9pm - Ring in the New Year with a stacked Song Writers Circle and New Year’s Eve Party ; @$ 100, 19+
featuring Gordie Sampson, Classified, Matt Minglewood and Breagh Isabel, Hauler.Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: Dec 9th & 10th - 7pm - CB Christmas Ceilidh presented by CB Building Trades & Unionized Contractors @$ 40+
with Mac Morin, Kimberley Fraser, Wendy MacIsaac, Howie MacDonald, Aaron Lewis, Sarah MacInnis ,
Em Dingwall, Jordan Lewis, Lyndon MacKenzie, Keltic DriveDec 17th - 7:30pm - Four from the Floor-in the round concert; @$ 35 with Lena Campbell, Andrew Doyle, RG Schaffer;
host is Brian CathcartDec 28th & 29th - 8:30pm - Dave Sampson's Christmas show with guests'Membertou Trade & Convention Centre/ Kiju's Restaurant-corner Lounge: 50 Maillard St.: 902-562-6220: every Wednesday - 6pm to 9pm-Celtic Serenade Jam Sessions; Free; Hosted by Donnie Campbell & Jinx O'Neillevery Thursday - 5pm to 8pm-Live and Local Thursdays with a different artist each week. host is Aaron C. Lewisevery Saturday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - live music every SaturdayNov 25th - 5pm - Aaron Lewis & Murry DingwallNov 27th - 6:30pm - Jordan MusycsynOld Sydney Society: 173 Charlotte St.: 902-539-1572: every Tuesday & Thursday - 7pm - Harbour HerStory walk; walk in the footsteps of CB's impactful womenl @$ 13 register at 902-539-1572Sacred Heart Downtown: 217 George St.: 902-565-3637: Dec 12th & 13th - 6:30pm - Fine dining and entertainment with the Men of the Deeps & Colin Grant, Jenn Sheppard; @$ 75
(902) 578-2898Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse: 252 Townsend St.: Nov 27th - 5pm to 2am=# 14th Annual Autism Rocks; @$10; with Terry Peters, PHD, Jaded, Cheery Bomb.
Wise Guys, Broken Road, Gunnar, Alter Ego, Whiskey Jack, & moreSt. George’s Church Hall: 119 Charlotte St.& Nepean St.: Dec 17th - 7:30pm - A Cape Breton Christmas a fundraiser; with Jordan Musycsyn and friends ; @$ 25-limited seatingThe 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 talentevery Saturday - 10pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen party with Ron Neville-music of island musiciansevery 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-Sydneyevery Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - host Wayne Tucker with Favourites from Newfoundland and LabradorThe Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: every Sunday - 7pm to 11pm - Michael LloydWentworth Park: Band Shell: Dec 19th - 7pm - John Gracie’s Once Upon a Christmas ;featuring Samantha Gracie
double vaccinated, & masked. Donations will be collected for Salvation Army's Kettle Campaign.DominionShamrock Club: 2012 March 11th to 17th-Irish Heritage Festival: Commercial St.: 902-849-2600: Nov 28th - 2pm to 5pm - Darrell KeiganGlace Bay (Glasbaidh)The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: Nov 25th to 28th - 6:45pm - The Divorce Before Christmas
A Brand New Holiday Dinner Theatre By Aaron Corbett; @ $59Dec 4th - 7pm - Christmas Legends; @ $54.50Dec 5th - 2pm - Christmas Legends; @ $54.50Dec 9th - the Snowman's Christmas ball with Matt Andersen & the Fortunate Ones and Reeny Smith;Dec 10th - Bette Maynard MacMorrison-TIS THE SEASON IS BACKDec 11th, 12th, 14th, & 15th - 6:45pm - The Divorce Before Christmas
A Brand New Holiday Dinner Theatre By Aaron Corbett Tickets: $59Dec 16th, 19th, 20th, & 21st - 6:45pm - The Divorce Before Christmas
A Brand New Holiday Dinner Theatre By Aaron Corbett Tickets: $59Dec 17th - 7:30pm - Jimmy Rankin-Kitchen Party - Holiday Edition show, with Hauler, Morgan Toney, Keith Mullins & more.Dec 18th - 3pm & 7:30pm - Christmas with The Barra MacNeils2022 Jan 8th - Than Dunn- Elvis Birthday celebration; @$ 49DonkinFire Hall: 2010 July 8th to 12th-Coastal Days Festival: Nov 27th - 8pm - Colin Grant with special guest Brian Cathcart. hauler
( Top of Page )Louisbourg AreaMira RiverBoat Club: 545 Hillside Rd.: 902-564-8660: Dec 10th - 8pm to midnight - Get Ugly sweater party with John Curtis SampsonDec 17th - 8pm to midnight - Christmas Dinner and dance; @$ 50; music by the Non Essentials bandDec 27th - 8pm to midnight - Boring Day Dance-; @$ 25; music by Full CircleLouisbourgLouisbourg Fortress: 3 Fortress Service Road: 902-733-3548: Dec 11th - noon to 6pm - Christmas by the sea, stationary parade and gift market-FREELouisbourg Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169′N 59°58.276′W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: Nov 26th - 7:30pm - A little bit of Christmas with Robert Bouchard and Nick BoudreauNov 28th - 3pm - Sounds of ChristmasDec 10th - 7:30pm - A Cape Breton Lyrics & Laughter Christmas; @$ 25
Colin Grant, Michelle Hollohan, Jason MacDonald, Beverly MacLean, Eric Angus Whyte, Adam YoungDec 11th - 2pm & 7:30pm - A Cape Breton Lyrics & Laughter Christmas; @$ 25
Colin Grant, Michelle Hollohan, Jason MacDonald, Beverly MacLean, Eric Angus Whyte, Adam YoungDec 12th - 2pm - A Cape Breton Lyrics & Laughter Christmas; @$ 25
Colin Grant, Michelle Hollohan, Jason MacDonald, Beverly MacLean, Eric Angus Whyte, Adam YoungDec 18th - 7pm - ''Putting Christmas back Together Again''' - Matthew Campbell, Robyn Cathcart, Joelle Foulds,
Margaret MacPherson, Jan Tetford and Adam Young.
( Top of Page )Big Pond AreaEskasoni (Eskisoqnik)Sarah Denny Cultural Centre: 65 Mini Mali Drive.: 902-379-2298: Dec 11th - 6pm - benefit concert honouring Richard Poulette -''Time to help our brother''; @$ 20
with hosts-Barry Paul Bernard family & Red Tribe boxing club and Holy Family Parish.
( Top of Page )St Peter's AreaRiver BourgeoisAnne Sampson Building: Dec 1st, 15th, 29th, & 2022 Jan 12th - 7pm to 9pm - music circleSt 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: Nov 26th - 6pm - Leona Burkey & Roger Stone & guests-fundraiser for NS Autism-''Shine Blue Show'''Nov 27th - 7pm - Johnny Cash Christmas with the Capetones; $20+taxNov 28th - 6pm to 8pm - open mic with Jason Williams MacDonald FREEDec 1st - 6pm - Tapas Trivia (small plates, big minds) hosted by Bill Culp
4 people or less per table $20 per table.Dec 3rd - A Gunning & JP Cormier Christmas; $50 +tax (waitlisted)Dec 4th - Bill Cupl book release partyDec 5th - 6pm to 8pm - open mic with Jason Williams MacDonald FREEDec 10th - 6pm - Eddie Cummings -jamming jarDec 11th - 7pm - Alter Ego Band; $15Dec 12th - 6pm to 8pm - open mic with Jason Williams MacDonald FREEDec 17th - 6pm to 8pm - Echo ; jamming jarDec 18th - 7pm - Hauler; $30+taxDec 19th - 6pm to 8pm - Christmas open mic with Chelsey Dakai FREEDec 23rd - 7pm - Ugly Christmas party with Derek Webb bandDec 24th to 29th - ClosedDec 31st - 9pm to 1am - NYE bash with The Capetones ; 7pm to 9pm-opening band -the Corner boogie band.
Meal included presented by Chef Jay Sampson : @ $79 +tax +gratuityMacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: Nov 26th - 8pm to 10pm - open mic night with host Bill CulpArichatIsland Nest Restaurant: 2344 Hwy #206: 902-226-0033: Nov 27th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasTelile Community TV -radio Richmond 104.1fm: 17 Conney's Lane: 902-226-1928: Dec 15th & 2022 Jan 19th - 7:30pm - 'East Coast Spotlight', -broadcast live with host Gerry Samsonthe Clairestone Inn: 2375 Highway 206: 1-877-787-2200: Dec 12th - 5:30pm - a traditional family dinner and Christmas sing-a-long with Sherry ; 902-226-2200
need to double vaccinate & Masks required.Petit-de-GratRadio Richmond-CITU 101.1FM: #3435 Hwy # 206: 902-226-0981: Nov 28th, Dec 12th, 26th, 2022 Jan 9th, & 23rd - 7pm - Music of Ireland with host/producer Paul Davisevery Saturday - 7pm to 10pm - "Music From The Isle Of Newfoundland" with host Howard Sleep
( Top of Page )Mainland AreaMulgraveMulgrave Memorial Center- former Memorial Education Centre: 459 Murray St.: 902-302-0736: Dec 10th - 8pm - Gary Williams & Eastbound with Krista and Jay-live concert; 19+ ; @$ 20
Ocean View Fitness Centre Fundraiser Presents- Heather 902-302-0736 firstname.lastname@example.org
covid restrictions and proof of vaccination required.PomquetFire Hall: Dec 18th - 7pm - Sing-along de Noël présenté par Société acadienne Sainte-Croix; with Mary Beth CartySalle Rev P J Baccardax Hall: 1034 Pomquet Monks Head Rd.: Dec 17th - Christmas Day on Planet Earth with Lennie Gallant-Inkeepers tourSt. Croix Church: 1148 Pomquet Monks Head Rd.: Dec 11th - 8pm - A Gunning & JP Cormier Christmas =Songwriters and Storytellers Concert Series; @ $ 46Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear)Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Nov 28th - 2pm - the Men of the Deeps=Christmas in the Mine; @$ 25Antigonish (Am Baile Mór)various town locations: ...2021 Nov 26th to 2022 Jan 1st.A hometown Christmas: Nov 26th to 2022 Jan 1st - .A hometown ChristmasNov 26th - moonlight madness downtown celebration-details to followNov 27th, Dec 11th, & 18th - Drive In Movies-details to followDec 1st to 2022 Jan 1st - storybook walks-details to followAntigonish Farmer's Market: 30 James St.: 902-867-7479: Dec 15th - 4pm to 7pm - Christmas Market with Mary Beth Carty MusicCandid Brewing Company: 88 College St.: 902-863-3930: every Sunday - 7pm to 9pm - Celtic music with John Hanlon,Heather MacIsaac, 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 40every 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 ;East Coast Credit Union-Social Enterprise Centre: St. Ninian St.: Dec 11th - 7pm - Aaron MacDonald, & band with Steve macIntyrePiper's Pub: 33 College St.: 45°37.306′N 61°59.514′W: 902-863-2590: every Wednesday - 6pm to 9pm-musician showcase with Brian Englandevery Thursday - 6pm to 8pm - Thursday night Ceilidhs are backRadio-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-main stage: 902-867-3333: Dec 9th to 12th - Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" ; @ $ 9
Proof of vaccination and ID required; masks must stayon at all times.The Town House Brewpub & Eatery: 76 College St.: 902-863-2248: every Sunday - 6:30pm - Irish Traditional Music jam Session, no coverSherbrookeSherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: Nov 26th to 28th - 2021 Old Fashioned Christmas; https://oldfashionedchristmas.sherbrookevillage.ca/New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr)Glasgow Square Theatre: 155 Riverside Pkwy: 902-752-4800: Nov 26th - 8pm - Fully Completely-a tragically hip tribute, with Escape is at hand; @$ 25Dec 4th - 8pm - Stone House with Leah & Kyle , Steve Travis Auld; , @$ 15-advanceDec 16th - 7pm - Home for the Holidays; with Robyn Alcorn-Martin, Lynn DeCoste, Leah Samson, and Mary Stewart,
with special guests; @$ 15-advance;Dec 31st - New Year's eve gala with Neon Soul MachineThe Dock Pub: 130 George St.: 902-752-0884: Nov 27th & Dec 25th - 2pm to 5pm - jam sessionPictou (Phiogto)DeCoste Entertainment Centre: 90 Water St.: 1-800-353-5338, 902-485-8848: Nov 25th - 7:30pm - Ashley MacIsaac, Madison Violet, Hilda Chiasson-Cormier @$ 41
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 4th - 7:30pm - the Snowman's Christmas ball with Matt Andersen & the Fortunate Ones and Reeny Smith; @$ 55
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 5th - 2pm & 6pm - A Christmas Spectacular-Presented by Miss Carla’s Dance
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 8th & 9th - Bette Maynard MacMorrison-TIS THE SEASON IS BACK
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 11th - 7:30pm - a Pictou County Pop Christmas; @$ 50; Doris Mason, Lisa McGrath, Karen Corbin,
Sandra Decoste, Brett MacDougall, Cecely Gilby, Robyn Alcorn-Martin, John Muirhead, Phish Fancy,
Paul Tupper, Albert Dunnewold, Derek Wilson, Ashley George and Judd Gunning
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 14th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's Christmas; with Patricia Richard, Jeremy Gallant, & Sean Kemp; @$ 42
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 17th - The Barra MacNeils Christmas
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 19th - 7:30pm - A Sanctified Brother's Christmas with Preston's Smith Family; @$ 38
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksDec 22nd - 7:30pm - A Gunning & JP Cormier Christmas ; @$ 38
proof of double vaccination & a Photo ID (required ] MasksTruroFirst United Church: 711 Prince St.: Dec 1st - 7pm to 9pm - Christmas Tour-Ashley MacIsaac & Lisa MacIsaac ; @$ 43.45
by Nova Scotia Arts Factory - NSAFMarigold Cobequid Cultural Centre: 605 Prince St.: 902-897-4004: Dec 2nd to 5th - Bette Maynard MacMorrison-TIS THE SEASON IS BACKDec 6th & 7th - the Snowman's Christmas ball with Matt Andersen & the Fortunate Ones and Reeny Smith; @$ 55Dec 12th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasDec 17th - 7:30pm - Port CitiesNine Mile RiverNine Mile River Community Hall: Dec 12th - 2pm to 4:30pm - Country Music Jamboree with Linda Welner-Blois, Blaine Henskaw, Jo-Ann Newman,
Fraser Newcombe, John Snyder, Pam & Ray Gray @$ 10; covid 19 proof of double vaccination & ID required.WolfvilleAcadia University-Acadia Festival Theatre: 504 Main St.: Dec 9th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasDec 11th - the Snowman's Christmas ball with Matt Andersen & the Fortunate Ones and Reeny Smith; @$ 55BerwickUnion Street Café & Pub: 183 Commercial St: 902-538-7787: every Friday - 7pm to 9pm-free musicDec 19th - 2pm - Michael S. Ryan (The Town Heroes) and Kristen Herrington (Kristen Herrington Art)
have co-authored their first book titled, ''You & Me'': Travel Misadventures, and Love Around the World.Lower SackvilleWelcome 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 Keddyevery 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 Hickeyevery Saturday - noon to 2pm - Cape Breton Calling – with Tony Mombourquetteevery Sunday - 3pm to 4pm - The Voice of New Scotland with Jean Watsonevery Sunday - 9am to 11am - Barn Dance with Keith Rossevery Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 6am to 9am - East Coast Mornings with George Jordanevery Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday - 9am - East Coast Kitchen Party with Al HollingsworthDartmouthCeltic Corner Public House-Irish Pub: 69 Alderney Drive;: 902-464-0740: Dec 2nd & 2022 Jan 6th - 8pm to 11pm - with Leona Burkeyevery Sunday - 6pm to 7pm - tradition fiddle music with host Brad ReidNew Scotland Brewing Co.: 91 Alderney Dr.: 902-406-2337: every Friday - 8pm - Willie Strattonevery Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - jam session with Tatsu,Cole HarbourWoodside United Church: Nov 28th - 3pm - Catherine Little in Concert; @$ 15-advance
covid restrictions in place/Halifax (Halafacs)various town locations: Nov 26th to Dec 19th - Evergreen Festival all over Halifax area.
Evergreen Stage- Foundation Lot North, Halifax Waterfront (1549 Lower Water St, next to Waterfront Warehouse)Nov 23rd to 2022 Jan 9th - All day with Alice in Pantoland at Neptune TheatreNov 23rd to 26th - all day - Dickens' A Christmas Carol at Neptune TheatreNov 24th to 2022 Jan 2nd - all day - Halifax Glow Gardens at Halifax Exhibition CentreNov 26th - 5pm to 6:40pm - Good Dear Good / Jody Upshaw on Evergreen Stage - 6:30pm to 7:30pm - Sackville Christmas Tree Lighting in Acadia Park - 7pm to 8:40pm - The Gilberts / Ranking & The Broken Reeds, on Evergreen StageNov 27th - 1pm to 2:40pm - Amelia Parker / Eriana Willis on Evergreen Stage - 1pm to 3pm - Nautical Rope Wreath Demonstrations, at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic - 2pm to 9pm - North-by-Night Holiday Market at Agricola Street (North St to Woodill St) - 3pm to 4:40pm - Paul St-Amand Soul Quartet / Gizelle de Guzman, on Evergreen Stage - 7pm to 8:40pm - Willie Stratton / Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound on Evergreen StageNov 28th - 1pm to 2:40pm - Shannon Quinn / Matt Steele on Evergreen Stage - 3pm to 4:40pm - Jessie Brown / Brad Reid on Evergreen Stage - 4pm to 8pm - holiday market Takin' BLK the Holidays at Halifax Brewery MarketDec 2nd & 3rd - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - At This Hour at the Maritime Museum of the AtlanticDec 4th - all day - Lights of Dartmouth Christmas Walk, on 163 Portland Street - 8am to 1pm - Holiday Hygge Makers & Producers Market, at halifax Brewery Market - 1pm to 3pm - Nautical Rope Wreath Demonstrations, at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - At This Hour at the Maritime Museum of the AtlanticDec 5th - 10am to 3pm - Holiday Hygge Makers & Producers Market at Halifax Brewery MarketDec 5th, 9th, & 10th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - At This Hour at the Maritime Museum of the AtlanticDec 11th - all day - Meet the Designer at Amos Pewter, (Halifax Waterfront) - 1pm to 3pm - Nautical Rope Wreath Demonstrations, at Maritime Museum of the AtlanticDec 11th & 12th - 7:30pm to 9:30pm - At This Hour at the Maritime Museum of the AtlanticDec 18th - 11am to 4pm - Listless Christmas Market at Good Robot Brewing Co. - 1pm to 3pm - Nautical Rope Wreath Demonstrations, at Maritime Museum of the Atlantic - 11am to 4pm - Listless Christmas Market at Good Robot Brewing Co.Bearly's-the House of Blues and Ribs: 1269 Barrington St.: 902-423-2526: Nov 25th - 8pm - Morgan DavisNov 26th - 9pm - Shrimp Daddy & The SharpshootersNov 27th - 9pm - Michelle Mock & The Moccassins, Brad ConradNov 28th - 8pm - Legendary Sunday Night Blues JamNov 29th & 30th - 8pm - Garrett MasonBella Rose Arts Centre-Halifax West High School: 283 Thomas Raddall Dr.: 902-457-3239: Dec 11th - 2pm - a musical -"A Christmas Dollhouse,"-based on an actual event that took place during the
Depression in Oxford, NS. It is based on the novel, by Halifax author and illustrator, the late Richard Rudnicki.Casino Nova Scotia -: ...-Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle -ONLINE SERIES: Dec 9th - 8pm - Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle -with Bruce , Dylan, Jodi Guthro, & special guestDec 10th & 11th - 8pm - Bruce Guthro Songwriters Circle -with Bruce Guthro, Joel Plaskett, Irish Mythem, Gordie Sampson
& special guestsDalhousie University -Arts Centre: 6101 University Avenue: Dec 19th - 🎄 The Barra MacNeils Christmas 🎄 -two showsDurty Nelly's Authentic Irish Pub: 5221 Sackville St.: 902-406-7640: every Sunday - 3pm to 6pm - jam -Shannon Quinn celtic sessionGus' Pub & Grill: 2605 Agricola St.: 902-423-7786: Nov 25th - backyard Heros with Elk Lodge, No Mad SkyHenry House: 1222 Barrington St.: every Sunday - 2:30pm to 4:30pm - Tunes with Erin and ColinLion's Head Tavern: 3081 Robie St.: 902-455-0181: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - jam Sessions with Roy LoganMaritime Centre-Pacifico Bar: corner of Barrington & Salter St.: 902-422-3633: every Thursday - The amazing MellotonesMary E. Black Gallery: 1061 Marginal Rd. Suite 140: Nov 12th to 2022 Jan 9th - Brunswick.Commemoration: Woven Stories
Gallery hours are Wednesday to Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. free.Neptune Theatre-At HOME: 1593 Argyle St.: 902-429-7070: Nov 23rd to 2022 Jan 9th - Alice in Pantoland:Nov 24th to Dec 26th - Dickens’ A Christmas Carol:Obladee Wine Bar: 1600 Barrington St.: 902-405-4505: every Thursday - 6:30pm & 8:30pm - Thursday Residency with Mairi Rankin; guests Cassie & Maggieevery Wednesday - 6:30pm to 8pm & 8:30pm to 10pm - Wednesday night JAZZ with Willem Paynter Trio; @$ 5Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (Dalhousie Arts Centre): 6101 University Ave.: 902-494-3820: Dec 5th - 2pm - TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE NUTCRACKER;Dec 6th - Bette Maynard MacMorrison-TIS THE SEASON IS BACKDec 11th - 7:30pm - Home for the HolidaysDec 12th - 2pm - Home for the HolidaysDec 16th & 17th - Matt Andersen, with Fortunate Ones & Reeny SmithDec 18th - 7:30pm - A Baroque Christmas; at St. Andrew's United ChurchDec 19th - 2pm - A Baroque Christmas; at St. Andrew's United ChurchSpatz Theatre: 1855 Trollope Street: 902-254-2003: Dec 11th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasSt. Andrew's United Church-stage: 6036 Coburg Road: 902-456-8779: Nov 26th - Catherine MacLellan with Tanya Davis , Terra Spencer and Nick GauthierThe Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: Nov 25th - 7:30pm - The Jungernauts, Jack McDonald, Mike Aubé - Album Release ShowNov 26th - 8pm - Ashley MacIsaac with special guest Lisa MacIsaac & Hilda Chiasson SOLD OUTNov 27th - 8pm - Tevon Tynes & The SuperstaticsNov 30th - 7:30pm - Ashley MacIsaac with special guest Lisa MacIsaac & Hilda Chiasson ; @$ 65Dec 1st & 2nd - 7:30pm - Cory Tetford -SOLD OUTDec 3rd - 8pm - SOLD OUT: Erin CosteloDec 4th - 2pm - Symphony Brunch - 8pm - Maximum overdriveDec 9th - 7:30pm - Thomas Stajcer Vinyl Release ShowDec 10th - 8pm - Campbell & JohnstonDec 11th - 1pm - SOLD OUT: Broadway Brunch - Holiday Edition - 8pm - Tevon Tynes & The SuperstaticsDec 12th - 1pm - Broadway Brunch - Holiday EditionDec 15th - 7pm - Craft Draught Showdown - the REMATCH - Big Spruce vs UpstreetDec 17th - Aaron MacDonaldDec 18th - 4pm - A Gunning & JP Cormier Christmas - 9pm - Tevon Tynes & The Superstatics - A Miracle On Argyle StreetDec 19th - 7pm - A Gunning & JP Cormier ChristmasThe Old Triangle Irish Alehouse: 5136 Prince St.: 902-492-4900: Nov 28th, Dec 5th, 12th, 19th, & 26th - 7pm - Session with Dave MacIsaac & Louis BenoitChesterChester Playhouse: 22 Pleasant Street: Nov 26th - 8pm - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasLunenburgLunenberg Academy of Music Performance: 97-101 Kaulbach St.: 902-634-8667: Nov 28th - 2:30pm - Verona QuartetDec 5th - 2:30pm - Verona QuartetLunenberg Folk Harbour Festival: 125 Montague St.: 902-634-3180: Nov 27th - Catherine MacLellan with Tanya Davis , Terra Spencer and Nick GauthierThe Lunenberg Opera House: 290 Lincoln St.: Nov 25th - Heather Rankin=ChristmasNov 26th - David Myles-it's ChristmasNov 27th - Catherine MacLennan & Friends-=holidayDec 10th - Lennie Gallant - The Innkeeper's ChristmasShelburneOsprey Arts Centre: 107 Water St.: Dec 5th - 7pm - 'Once unon a christmas tour with John Gracie'; @$ 25Saulnierville104.1 FM: C.P 8.: 902-769-2423: every day - 6pm to 10pm - The voice of the Southwest with Wayne Dugas