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                    Events 2023-Music Cape Breton-updated Nov 20th , 2023, ....

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•2023 Jan 4th to Feb 22nd-Wednesday Night Instructors’ Ceilidh-St Anns ≠ id: Gaelic College-
     7:30pm to 9pm-ONLINE only-ceilidhs during the tricky winter-weather months.
      Join us from the comfort of home, same time, same place as our summer ceilidhs .

•2023 Feb 4th-11am to 1pm-La Magie de l’hiver a la Rigoueche; Chéticamp Les Trois Pignons

•2024 Feb 15th 20th--Nova Scotia Gaels Jam ·Cumaibh a' Latha Tatamagouche
      Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre Centre

•2023 Feb 17th to 20th--Féis Fuar Winterfest -Mabou-

•2023 Feb 19th-noon to 4 pm-Heritage Day, a free day of family fun; Louisbourg ≠ Louisbourg Fortress

•2023 Feb 25th & 26th-Whycocomagh Winterlude-snowshoe hikes, chili dinner and LIVE entertainment,

•2023 March 5th-2pm-annual “Mass on the Mountain”
      Judique - St. Margaret of Scotland Church -River Denys

•2023 Mar 12th--Festival de la Mi-Carême-Chéticamp; 1-902-224-1016

•2023 Mar 16th to 19th–7pm-One Act Play Festival: -Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse

•2023 Mar 19th-2pm to 4pm-St Patty's Day Concert-Christmas Island - St. Barra Church

•2023 Mar 27th to 31st & April 1st & 2nd–Youth Festival; -Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse
     -from local drama school & other community youth drama groups;

•2023 April 1st–return of the Murder Mystery Dinner - Whycocomagh Waterfront Centre
     -help the fire department with the purchase of their new fire truck;

•2023 April 15th–Layla, Addison & Taylor's [ Luddington ]-Port Hawkesbury - Civic Centre - Bear Head Conference Room
     -Athletics Club is hosting a Comedy Night and Dance Fundraiser ;

• 2024 April 8th--Great North American Solar Eclipse. but only the northern tip of Cape Breton will see the absolute
      full blocking of the sun-Meat Cove-Campground

•2023 May 1st-Cape Breton High School Drama Festival;-Cape Breton University-Boardmore Playhouse ≠\
     - for drama students & teachers from all schools in the community

•2024 May 17th to 20th-4pm-May-Long Musicfest with Dave Gunning & many more
      Dingwall-The Markland Coastal Beach Cottages
      [ Deron Donovan (902) 322-0050 or]

•2024 May 23rd-8pm-Jimbo's Drag Circus World Tour; Glace Bay - The Savoy Theatre

•2024 end of May-West Mabou Hall
     -9pm to midnight-regular Saturdy night West Mabou Dance

•2023 June 2nd--Red Shoe-OPENING for the 2023 SEASON-Mabou-Red Shoe

•2023 June 4th-The Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run,-Sydney
     presented by CB Fiddlers Marathon & CBU

•2023 June 8th to 11th--#7th Annual Àros na Mara World Oceans Day Festival at the Iona Port grounds. www.,

•2023 June 9th to 23rd-Cape Breton Jazz Festival-Sydney

•2023 June 29th to July 3rd-#56th -Mabou Ceilidh Days Festival

•2024 June 28th to July 6th..#110th Annual KitchenFest-all over Cape Breton island
     St Anns: Gaelic College

•2023 July 1st to 9th--Annual Festival of the Strait-Port Hawkesbury

•2023 July 2nd..6pm-''Rock the Hill''' with Morgan Toney & Keith Mullins, & more
     Dominion : Royal Canadian Legion Branch #78

•2023 July 2nd to Aug 6th--#30th Annual Granville Green Summer Concerts
     Port Hawkesbury : Granville Green
      FREE /Concerts Every summer Sunday at 7pm

•2023 July 2nd to 9th-#158th Annual Antigonish Highland Games;

•2023 July 6th to 9th-- Annual Lambert Todd Days Festival-Reserve Mines

•2023 July 6th to Aug 3rd--'Makin' Waves' festival; Sydney-Wentworth Park-Band Shell
free, every Thursday-6pm- outdoor concert series

•2023 July 10th to 16th--Whycocomagh Summer Festival- #50th

•2023 July 11th to Aug 8th-every Tuesday -7:30pm-Feis an Eilein #25th Annual Gaelic Concert Series:
      Christmas Island ≠ St. Barra Church

•2023 July 14th to 16th--#9th Annual Rotary’s Ribfest; at Open Hearth Park-Sydney
     the featured charity, United Way Cape Breton;

•2023 July -St. Peter's Seaside Lobsterfest;

•2023 July 15th--13th Annual Cape Breton Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge-Bay St Lawrence
      the 3 peaks are 1) Sugar Loaf, 2) the Aspy and 3) Franey.

•2023 July 17th to 23rd-#38th Annual Coal Dust Days-New Waterford

•2023 July 19th-2023 CB Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge
     The three peaks will be 1) Sugar Loaf, 2) the Aspy and 3) Franey.

•2023 July 21st to 30th--annual Dominion Seaside Daze -Dominion

•2023 July 24th to 28th--Mabou School of Cape Breton Step Square Dance classes; -West Mabou Hall
     with Melody Cameron

•2023 July 25th to 28th--#27th Annual Stan Rogers Folk Festival-Canso Sportsplex; NS

•2024 July 30th-- #68th Annual Broad Cove Scottish Concert at St Margaret’s of Scotland parish grounds
      always last Sunday in July

•2024 July 29st to Aug 4th--Port Hood-Chestico Days Summer Festival

•2023 Aug 5th-- 3rd annual Summer Fest and Boat Parade-Bay St Lawrence Community Centre

•2023 Aug 5th-3pm to 11pm-Smokey Sessions-Chill on the hill Concert; with Dave Gunning, JP Cormier, & more

•2024 Aug 7th to 10th--International Gathering for Clan MacAulay Association;
     Baddeck -Inverary Inn -

•2024 Aug 8th to 10th-# 2nd Annual ''ROCK the BIG Fiddle''-Sydney waterfront-90 Esplanade

•2023 Aug 12th--3nd annual Harbour Wars Little Harbour =Richmond's Legacy

•2024 Aug 11th & 12th-- Port Hood TD Wealth Triathlon,

•2023 August -Swim the Canal-St. Peter's

•2023 August -Nicholas Deny Days-St. Peter's

•2024 Aug 5th-#14th annual Free Outdoor concert.-Broad Cove Banks : Banks Head Schoolhouse
     6pm to 11pm-.

•2023 August 9th to 13th--annual Acadian festival of Petit de Grat

•2023 Aug 10th to 13th--Clare Bluegrass Festival -Meteghan 354 Second Division Road-exit #31

•2023 Aug 15th 19th--#33rd Annual Féis an Eilein week
      Christmas Island ≠ St. Barra Church

•2023 Aug 18th to 20th--#50th Annual-The Festival of Cape Breton Fiddling-St Anns ≠ Gaelic College

•2023 Sept 1st to 4th--Annual Acoustic Roots Festival- Marion Bridge- Two Rivers Wildlife Park

•2023 Sept 15th to 18th-St. Peter's Pirate days;

•2023 Sept 8th to 17th-#20th Annual Hike the Highlands festival -Ingonish

•2023 Sept 22nd to 24th--15th anniversary Cabot Trail Writers Festival; Gaelic College-St. Ann's

•2023 Oct 22nd--CB Fiddlers Marathon run-Sydney

•2023-Oct 6th to 14th-Celtic Colours International Music Festival; ; 1-877-285-2321

•2024 October 14th to 18th-Buddy MacMaster School of Fiddling ; Judique - Celtic Music Interpretive Centre$ 150 a day.


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