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Friday, September 6th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) St. FX-Schwartz School of business-room # 205: Antigonish International Film Festival: 7pm - AIFF- Antigonish International Film Festival presents 'First Friday Film Series'. ''Exit Through The Gift Shop (2010)'' Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8:30pm - Fiddlers Green - Cape Breton fiddling music at its finest Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Main Event Pub & Jigger’s Lounge: Union St.: 6pm to 9:30pm - The Pub Boys Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: 7pm - Doris Mason & Scott Macmillian @$ 15; sponsors 101.5 The Hawk, Hadleyville Fire Hall: Route #344-11 miles south of Mulgrave: 7:30pm - kitchen party, lite lunch; [Marie @ 902-747-2473, ]; all proceeds go towards the Seven Communities Fire Hall; [] Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) The St. Ann's Bay United Church: 46715 Cabot Trail: 902-929-2999: Celtic Tea Room Ceilidhs -Intimate, acoustic concerts. Seating is limited. Tuesday & Friday Evenings 7:30pm-Celtic Tea Room Ceilidhs -July & August 2013 @ $10, (children under 12 - $3) 7:30pm - Dwayne Cote (fiddle) & Doug MacPhee (piano). Acoustic concert - Traditional Cape Breton Music Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Jimmy Sweeney Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Jason MacDoald and Colin Grant Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 9pm to midnight - Ceilidh: Mike Hall & friends; $8 Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn & The Barn: 691 Egypt Rd.: 46°20.057'N 60°57.583'W: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: concerts @ 8pm, dance @ 10pm; @ $ 8 ; Wednesdays in July & Aug & then Fridays in June, Sept & Oct, reservations suggested - Brenda Stubbert, Shawn MacDonald, Kolten MacDonnell New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Library -community room: ......movies: Archimedes St: 6:30pm - movie-'Epic' Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: 7:30pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts - Entertainer TBA ; @ $10 August 23rd-kick-off concert for our 3rd annual Rally That Gives, weekend featuring "Friday Night Blues” August 30th- Sam Moon September 6th-kick-off concert for the 19th annual Show & Shine antique car show with Danny Kirk & Friends. September 15th-Ann Fearon September 20th-Fran Doyle September 27th-annual Sherbrooke Shares variety concert in aid of the St. Mary’s Food Bank St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 5pm to 10pm - after work kitchen party with live celtic rock bands Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: - Cape Breton Celtic Classic Cut Party -9pm-Jenu Room - Lj Maclean & Aaron Lewis with special guests Richard Burke & Mike Hussey. @ $15; 19+ -9pm-Kiju's Corner Office - Andrew Doyle; 19 & Over -7pm to 9pm-Kiju's Restaurant - Michele Stephens The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 8:45pm to 12:30am - Pretty Archie, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6pm - after work party- Truro Victoria Park: - concert in the park with Dave Gunning & Allie Bennett West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) Ceilidh Cottages-Fiddlers Take-out: 1425 New Rocky Ridge Rd: 902-945-2644: 5pm to 7pm - weekly ceilidh with TBA Whitney Pier St. Mary’s Polish Parish-Village Hall: 21 Wesley St.: 902-564-4847: 7pm - Parish Centenary Banquet - Polish Village Hall @ $25

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Saturday, September 7th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8pm - East Coast Countdown - The top 10 East Coast songs as voted upon by the listeners 8pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 10pm to 2am - Alter Ego; & $ 6 St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Buddy MacDonald and Chrissy Crowley Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - Jennifer Bowman 9pm to 1am - Glen Roache & Derek Little John Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Charlie Clements Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 11pm to 2am - The Carletones Ingonish Coastal Waters Restaurant & Pub: 36404 Cabot Trail: 902-285-2526: 9:30pm to 1:30am - Andrew Doyle; $5 cover Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Jimmy Sweeney St. John’s Parish Hall: #37890 Cabot Trail: 902-285-1018: 8:15pm to 10pm - summer 'Ingonish Series ' ceilidh / concert with Paul Cranford & guests 2013 Aug 31st-8:15pm-Rocky Shore - Papazian, Tomas, Cox, Beck, Cranford & MacDuff Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912'N 60°49.020'W: 902-725-2272: noon to 5pm - Pioneer Day -noon to 5pm-in the An Taigh Dubh - The Black House; Barvas Ware demonstration [ Highland pottery making & Drop Spindle - *Hands-on -noon to 5pm-in the An Taigh-Logaichean -The Log Cabin; Flax & linen display, Dye Display, Dyeing with Natural Dyes Flax Processing Demonstration, Brà - *Hands-on, Weaving -noon to 5pm-Am Bothan - The Bothy; Afternoon Interpretation, & Traditional Cooking -2pm-in theTaigh-Framaidh le Similear - Centre Chimney House; Milling Frolic & Pioneer Cooking & Soap Making -noon to 4pm-Air A’ Bhaile - On The Farm; Horse Training, Horse shoes - *Hands-on , Digging Potatoes - *Hands-on, Children’s Games, Woodworking Demonstrations, -3pm-Square Dance *Experiential" -noon to 5pm- in the Anns An Eaglais -In The Church; Textiles Exhibit & Rug Hooking - *Hands-on -noon to 5pm- in the Taigh na Trannsa-The Centre Hallway House; Rug Hooking, Basket making, Traditional Cooking -1pm to 2:30pm-in the An Taigh-sgoil - Schoolhouse; Scotch Music Fiddling with Shelly Campbell -1pm to 2pm-in the An Stòr - The Store; Tatting Demonstration, Rug Hooking, Fiddling Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Community Centre: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: 10am to 1pm - Village Market; contact Dwayne MacEachern 902-631-3408 Storytellers Gallery: 5663 Hwy # 19: 45°53.196'N 61°29.389'W: 902-787-2938, 902-787-2202: 8pm - ceilidh with host John Donald Cameron & Coisir An Eilean, Ronald MacKenzie, Sandra Gillis, Marg MacIntyre, Cyril Sampson, Jessie Daye; tea to follow; donations to Judique Historical & Cultural Society Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 1pm to 10am - 'Encampment Writing Workshop Adventure', with facilitators Paul MacDougall & Steven Rolls; http://moosebait.com/ [Maximum number of participants: 12 ]; Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Doris Mason Louisdale Richmond Arena: noon to 4pm - Richmond County Business Expo-children's events, FREE, prizes, music & food Mabou (An Drochaid) Marina: Community Playground: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: - The Mabou Playrgound Committee under the umbrella of the Mabou & District Community Development Association is going to purchase and install a community playground on the Mabou & District Athletic Centre Grounds, ;YAHOOOO! Mabou is the recipient of a 2013 'Let Them Be Kids Helping Hands Award'! http://ltbksparkthespirit.blogspot.ca/ The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 10pm to 1am - Jeremy White $8.00 Marble Mountain Community Hall: ......2013 August 9th to 11th-Marble Mountain Annual Family Festival and Poker Run: 5643 Marble Mountain Rd.: 7pm - concert; lunch will be served Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. 8pm - Shawn MacDonald [Saturday] New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Àite nan Gàidheal: 147 Archimedes St. [Upstairs]: 10am to 4pm - Gaelic intermediate immersion classes . pre-register by emailing feisambailebeag@hotmail.com Instructor: Kathleen Reddy ; @$ 40 for weekend. North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) John Nugent Firefighter’s Club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 9pm to 1am - A Fund Raiser Dance for Levi Hodder; music by Firehounds DJ.; @ $5 Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 2pm to 5pm - Rollie’s Saturdays Celtic Ceilidh @ $5; presented by Junior Promotions Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton Fudge Co.-Island Arts Cafe: 15 Prince St.: 902-539-9930: 7pm - Jim Henman ; @$ 15; http://www.jimhenman.com Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Cedar’s Club Hall: 30 Mackenzie St.: 902-539-1901: 9pm to 1am -Saturdays- Round & Square Dance, Music by ; @ $ 8; 19+; Sponsored by the Holy Rosary Parish. 9pm to 12:30am - Saturdays- Round & Square Dance, Music by Shelly Campbell; @ $ 8; 19+; Sponsored by the Holy Rosary Parish. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by Carl MacKenzie & Pat Chafe 10pm to 2am - The Regal Beagle Band with Carleton Stone, & Dave Sampson, @ $10 (19+) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: 4:30pm to 7:30pm - Jesse Ferguson, 8:45pm to 12:30pm - Colin Grant Trio, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 4:30pm - talent show & 10pm to 2am-Live entertainment-the Head Spins West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 902-945-2816: 10pm to 1am-Round & Square Dance; @ $8-person , children under 12 free; every Saturday Enjoy pizza slices, hotdogs, pop. water, tea & coffee at our canteen - Donna Marie Dewolfe and Joël Chiasson Whitehead community centre: 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5.

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Sunday, September 8th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 85 Kirk St.: 902-863-4580: 98.9FM & 102.5FM, (902) 863-1771, 1-800-350-2539, 902-625-2780, Atlantic Broadcasters Ltd . To request your favourite tune on The Ceilidh email breakfast@989xfm.ca 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh-with Barry MacKinnon; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul & Kevin; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 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] Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: noon to 7pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Buddy MacDonald and Rachel Davis Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: 7pm - concert; [ ] Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Fran Doyle Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2708: 3pm to 6:30pm - Shelly Campbell ; @ $8 Community Centre: ......Highland Guitar Society-Guitar Jam: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: 2pm to 5pm - Highland Guitar Society -Guitar jam @ $5; [ lite lunch ],[ Bill MacDonald 787-2805, Patrick Lamey 625-5345, Adam Cooke 625-8863]. musicians free, [ ] Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 1pm to 10am - 'Encampment Writing Workshop Adventure', with facilitators Paul MacDougall & Steven Rolls; http://moosebait.com/ [Maximum number of participants: 12 ]; Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - TBA Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: .........Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Road: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market with local produce, crafts, plants etc. come Join us for lunch; September 1st--Rob Woodley, Tim LaBorie, September 8th--Diasporado Band The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 4pm to 7pm - Ceilidh: Colin Grant & Friends $8 Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. 8pm - Hailee LeFort [Sunday] New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Àite nan Gàidheal: 147 Archimedes St. [Upstairs]: 10am to 4pm - Gaelic intermediate immersion classes . pre-register by emailing feisambailebeag@hotmail.com Instructor: Kathleen Reddy ; @$ 40 for weekend. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to noon - East Coast Rising 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) CJCB 1270 AM: 318 Charlotte St.: 902-564-5596: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 5pm - Kitchen party West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) Ceilidh Cottages-Fiddlers Take-out: 1425 New Rocky Ridge Rd: 902-945-2644: 11am to 1pm - weekly ceilidh with Rodney MacDonald & Amanda MacLean Whitney Pier St. Mary’s Polish Parish-Village Hall: 21 Wesley St.: 902-564-4847: - Feast of the Nativity of Mary and 100 years to the day since the founding of our parish – Special Centenary Mass, followed by the 'Polish Festival' [2012 Sept 9th--Polish festival stmarypol@ns.sympatico.ca]

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Monday, September 9th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 5pm to 8pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Brook 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: every Monday -9:30pm to 1am-Adult Square Dances; [June 24th to Aug 26th-2013] @ $ 7, ID's 19+ - final Adult dance with Ian MacDougall & Mac Morin Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Fran Doyle Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Helen MacDonald, Scott MacKenzie, Dawn & Kyle Gillis Mabou (An Drochaid) Shining Waters Eatery: Monday Gaelic & Tea: Main St.: 10am - join us to have a chat "Tì agus Gàidhlig". Gaelic & Tea; Gaidheil Mhabu The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Melody & Derrick Cameron $Free Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. 8pm - Louis Arsenault [Monday] Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon,

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Tuesday, September 10th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm to 9am - All Night Ceilidh - The best mix of Cape Breton and Celtic music Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Shelly Campbell and Allan Dewar Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 8pm to 11pm - Mike Hall Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; everyone welcome Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment 7pm to 11pm - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: 8pm - Johnathan MacInnis ; Opening act, Tess Carrigan accompanying & on piano- Steven MacNeil @ $20 Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Melody & Derrick Cameron $Free Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. - Kevin Levonsconte [Tuesday] Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; Wendy Owens Abbott-host Sydney (Suidni) C.B. Centre for Craft & Design Gallery: 322 Charlotte St.: 902-539-7491: 12:15pm to 12:45pm - how 2 Tuesdays-an afternoon interactive craft session. Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Membertou Heritage Park-elder room: 60 Maillard St.: 6pm to 8pm - Mi'kmaq Traditional Music Workshop-Summer Session Workshop series learn or share Traditional Mi;kmaq music, chatting, singing or flute; FREE Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: - #2nd annual Wake Up Call Breakfast for Prostate Cancer;

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Wednesday, September 11th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 902-863-2590: evening - music Sept 4th-5pm to 7pm-No Patio Ceilidh today......next week tho. Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Jennifer Bowman and Mac Morin Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 9pm to 10pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh; local talent; Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Admission by donation with lunch to follow. New musicians welcome by contacting us. <culturalcentre@yahoo.com> Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment 7pm to 11pm - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission 7pm to 9pm - Kinnon and Betty Beaton; @ $6 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - TBA Louisdale Seal Cove Restaurant & Lounge: # 474 -Hwy # 310: 902-345-0655: - every third Wednesday- 6pm to 9pm-entertainment with Eastbound - every first, second & fourth Wednesday -evening entertainment with Mike MacNamara. Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Melody & Derrick Cameron $Free Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. - Louis Arsenault [Wednesday] Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Open Irish Session, host & guests; Aug 28th - Gillian Head Whitney Pier St. Albans Hall: St Albans St: 8pm - Modern Square Dancing. [ 902-562-0500] Whycocomagh (Hogamah) The Auld Brass Door Restaurant & Bar: 9814 Highway #105: 902-756-3284: 7pm to 10pm - Celtic music with Laurie Simms

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Thursday, September 12th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm - Bluegrass Hour with host Ewell Ferguson & co-hosts Princess Cleopatra & Harley Davidson St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Melody & Derrick Cameron Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 9pm to midnight - Talent Night, with Chester Delaney, Tommy Poirier, Claude Bourgeois; [ from October to June talent night is from 8pm to 11pm ] Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free music with Andrew & Dwayne Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 45°43.971'N 61°27.672'W: 902-625-1476: 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Celtic Jam Sessions, all instuments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians [ if weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm (101.5 The Hawk); cash canteen Any monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. 2013 September 12th--session leader = Mac Campbell, pianist = TBA 2013 September 26th--session leader = Doug Lamey, pianist = TBA 2013 Oct 10th--possibly CANCELLED in favour of concert in Judique 2013 October 24th--session leader = Doug Lamey, pianist = TBA Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment 7pm to 11pm - Cyril MacPhee Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: 8pm to 11pm - Alice's Thursday ceilidh, @ $ 7, & tea; host-Alice Freeman ; proceeds for the Cottage Workshop Alice’s Ceilidh on August 15th is in support of the Inverness Cottage Workshop. ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912'N 60°49.020'W: 902-725-2272: 7pm to 9pm - Cuairt nan Coinnlean/Candlelight Tour; @ $12 adult, [ Prepaid reservations required. No refunds or discounts. 15% HST included. ] Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: - McLennan Centre Rededication and Virtual Exhibit Launch Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Donnie Campbell Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 10pm to 1am - Eddie Cummings $8.00 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 8pm to 9pm - Thursdays Celtic Ceilidh night; 19+ All Ages; FREE Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Port Hood (Sestico) Chestico Museum & Historical Society: September 2013 slideshow series: 8095 Hwy # 19: 45°58.877'N 61°31.028'W: 902-787-2244: 7pm - Port Hood: A Look Back to the 1950’s; @ $5 ; tea & refreshments will be served. St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - entertainment-Mic Mombou

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Friday, September 13th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) The People's Place Library: .....Movie: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: 6pm - movie-'Epic' Arichat Waterfront: .....2013 September 13th to 15th-#3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest: - #3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest, hosted & sponsored by the Municipality of the County of Richmond Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8:30pm - Fiddlers Green - Cape Breton fiddling music at its finest St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday bi-weekly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: 7:30pm - Fridays-bi-weekly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department [ ALL August CANCELLED-musicians away ] Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - J.P. Cormier Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 9pm to midnight - Shelly Campbell & Friends $8 Margaree Valley The Normaway Inn & The Barn: 691 Egypt Rd.: 46°20.057'N 60°57.583'W: 902-248-2987, 1-800-565-9463: concerts @ 8pm, dance @ 10pm; @ $ 8 ; Wednesdays in July & Aug & then Fridays in June, Sept & Oct, reservations suggested - Kyle and Dawn Gillis, Helen & Scott MacKenzie Port Hastings (Còbh a' Phlàstair) St. David’s United Church: 7pm - an evening of music with Ray & Kay Horton, Starlight Quartet, sponsored by Starlight Chapter, order of the Eastern Star Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: 7:30pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts - Entertainer TBA ; @ $10 August 23rd-kick-off concert for our 3rd annual Rally That Gives, weekend featuring "Friday Night Blues” August 30th- Sam Moon September 6th-kick-off concert for the 19th annual Show & Shine antique car show with Danny Kirk & Friends. September 15th-Ann Fearon September 20th-Fran Doyle September 27th-annual Sherbrooke Shares variety concert in aid of the St. Mary’s Food Bank St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 5pm to 10pm - after work kitchen party with live celtic rock bands Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6pm - after work party-

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Saturday, September 14th 2013

Arichat Waterfront: .....2013 September 13th to 15th-#3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest: - #3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest, hosted & sponsored by the Municipality of the County of Richmond Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8pm - East Coast Countdown - The top 10 East Coast songs as voted upon by the listeners 8pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Dara MacDonald and Adam Young Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - Shelly Campbell 9:30pm to 1:30am - Phantoms Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' East Bay (Bàgh Na h-Àird´ An Ear) St. Mary's Church: 3944 East Bay Highway: 11am - Johnathan MacInnis-EP "Closer Than Yesterday" hits stores on September 26th. To promote the release, Johnathan is producing a music video for the lead single, a remake of the classic gospel hymn "When The Saints Go Marching In"; ALL Welcome to come and participate. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Charlie Clements Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 11pm to 2am - The Carletones Hillsborough Hillsborough/Glendyre Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: 7pm to 10:30pm - bi-weekly Saturday jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Rob MacLean St. John’s Parish Hall: #37890 Cabot Trail: 902-285-1018: 8:15pm to 10pm - summer 'Ingonish Series ' ceilidh / concert with Paul Cranford & guests 2013 Aug 31st-8:15pm-Rocky Shore - Papazian, Tomas, Cox, Beck, Cranford & MacDuff Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Community Centre: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: 10am to 1pm - Village Market; contact Dwayne MacEachern 902-631-3408 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - TBA L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: 3pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday Mabou (An Drochaid) Strathspey Place: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740'N 61°24.442'W: 902-945-5300: 8pm - Ships of 1801-Theatrical Concert; @$ 20-advance; http://chesticoplace.com/archives/1956 the cast list includes Tom MacDonald, Janice Alcorn, Sheumias MacLeod and Haley MacDonald, John Spyder MacDonald, Terry MacIntyre, Heather MacIsaac & Frank Beaton, Brian MacDonald, Christine, Mairinn, Eilidh, & Seonaid Campbell, David Stewart, Ewan MacDonald, Alex Kennedy, Jenny Cluett, Abigail MacDonald, Carly MacDonald, a Gaelic choir , Charlie Mason & Alistair Hamilton, Lewis MacKinnon, Carmel Mikol & Kim Wempe, a local children’s chorus . The onstage band is directed by Rob Wolf & features Jim Ralph & Emery Van de Wiel. The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 10pm to 1am - Amanda Rheaume $8 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 2pm to 5pm - Rollie’s Saturdays Celtic Ceilidh @ $5; presented by Junior Promotions Pictou Library: ....movies: 1pm - movie-'Over the Hedge' Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by Carl MacKenzie & Pat Chafe 10pm to 2am - The Regal Beagle Band with Carleton Stone, & Dave Sampson, @ $10 (19+) Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 4:30pm - talent show & 10pm to 2am-Live entertainment-the Head Spins West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 902-945-2816: 10pm to 1am-Round & Square Dance; @ $8-person , children under 12 free; every Saturday Enjoy pizza slices, hotdogs, pop. water, tea & coffee at our canteen - Melody & Derrick Cameron & friends

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Sunday, September 15th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 85 Kirk St.: 902-863-4580: 98.9FM & 102.5FM, (902) 863-1771, 1-800-350-2539, 902-625-2780, Atlantic Broadcasters Ltd . To request your favourite tune on The Ceilidh email breakfast@989xfm.ca 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh-with Barry MacKinnon; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul & Kevin; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 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] Arichat Waterfront: .....2013 September 13th to 15th-#3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest: - #3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest, hosted & sponsored by the Municipality of the County of Richmond Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: noon to 7pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Helen Macdonald,Scott MacKenzie and Susan MacLean Chéticamp Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: 7:30pm - Water puppets show Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: http://www.tickets.capebreton.ca 7pm - Foster & Allen @ $ 49.50 Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 8pm - Terry Kelly-Official Halifax CD Release of "Always There"; Admission fee includes a copy of "Always There' Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' 6:30pm - Sunday Fiddle Square Dances with Douglas Cameron & friend; @$ 8 Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2708: 3pm to 6:30pm - Mike Hall @ $8 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Dave Gunning Lower River Inhabitants Riverdale Community Centre: Exit # 44: 2pm to 5pm - Monthly jamboree; lite lunch, start of season [ every 3rd Sunday, ] all proceeds to benefit the Community Centre, [ last June 16th, ] [Howard 625-3289, Blair 625-2420]; Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: .........Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Road: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market with local produce, crafts, plants etc. come Join us for lunch; September 1st--Rob Woodley, Tim LaBorie, September 8th--Diasporado Band The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 4pm to 7pm - Ceilidh: Entertainment TBA $8 Margaree Centre Cranton Cross Roads Community Centre: 902-248-2261, 902-248-2009: 2pm to 4:30pm - jam session, donations North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) John Nugent Firefighter’s Club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: 2pm - The 9th Annual Terry Fox concert ; The lineup of talent will be confirmed shortly. Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to noon - East Coast Rising 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Boardwalk: 2013 Aug 3rd to 11th-#40 annual Action Week: 320 Esplanade: 902-563-5511: 4pm to 6pm - 'Songs For Adrian'-with Owen MacLellan, Danielle MacPhee, Alix Richards, Brittany Coombs, Johnathan MacInnis, Jason Kempt, Mark MacIntyre, Jennifer Roland, Troy Young, L.J. MacLean, Members of Lyrics & Laughter, Andrew Doyle, Cory Keeping, Black and Grey: [Brandon Johnson, Mike Mellen, Peter LaPorte, Daniel Paul], Aaron Lewis. Adrian MacLellan has recently been diagnosed with Stage 3 Liver Cancer and needs our HELP! Adrian's friends and family invite you to enjoy some of Cape Breton's best talent. Donations will be accepted, all proceeds will go toward Adrian's fight CJCB 1270 AM: 318 Charlotte St.: 902-564-5596: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 5pm - Kitchen party

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Monday, September 16th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 5pm to 8pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: http://www.tickets.capebreton.ca 7pm - Songs of hope; @$ 49; with Guy Penrod & Lynda Randle. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Rob MacLean Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Celtic Heart Mabou (An Drochaid) Shining Waters Eatery: Monday Gaelic & Tea: Main St.: 10am - join us to have a chat "Tì agus Gàidhlig". Gaelic & Tea; Gaidheil Mhabu The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - Sherbrooke Village Photography Camp - with photographer Wally Hayes. http://www.novascotiablogs.com/whereiswally/. [ kindly pre-register ] St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon,

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Tuesday, September 17th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm to 9am - All Night Ceilidh - The best mix of Cape Breton and Celtic music Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Shelly Campbell and Allan Dewar Chéticamp Kinsmen club: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; everyone welcome Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - The Pub Boys Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - Sherbrooke Village Photography Camp - with photographer Wally Hayes. http://www.novascotiablogs.com/whereiswally/. [ kindly pre-register ] St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; Wendy Owens Abbott-host Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Membertou Heritage Park-elder room: 60 Maillard St.: 6pm to 8pm - Mi'kmaq Traditional Music Workshop-Summer Session Workshop series learn or share Traditional Mi;kmaq music, chatting, singing or flute; FREE

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Wednesday, September 18th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 902-863-2590: evening - music Sept 4th-5pm to 7pm-No Patio Ceilidh today......next week tho. Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Jennifer Bowman and Mac Morin Chéticamp Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 9pm to 10pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission 7pm to 9pm - TBA ; @ $6 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Dwayne Cote Louisdale Seal Cove Restaurant & Lounge: # 474 -Hwy # 310: 902-345-0655: - every third Wednesday- 6pm to 9pm-entertainment with Eastbound - every first, second & fourth Wednesday -evening entertainment with Mike MacNamara. Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - Sherbrooke Village Photography Camp - with photographer Wally Hayes. http://www.novascotiablogs.com/whereiswally/. [ kindly pre-register ] St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Open Irish Session, host & guests; Aug 28th - Gillian Head The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Allie Bennett CD Release Whitney Pier St. Albans Hall: St Albans St: 8pm - Modern Square Dancing. [ 902-562-0500] Whycocomagh (Hogamah) The Auld Brass Door Restaurant & Bar: 9814 Highway #105: 902-756-3284: 7pm to 10pm - Celtic music with Laurie Simms

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Thursday, September 19th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm - Bluegrass Hour with host Ewell Ferguson & co-hosts Princess Cleopatra & Harley Davidson St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Melody & Derrick Cameron Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 9pm to midnight - Talent Night, with Chester Delaney, Tommy Poirier, Claude Bourgeois; [ from October to June talent night is from 8pm to 11pm ] Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free music with Andrew & Dwayne Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: 8pm to 11pm - Alice's Thursday ceilidh, @ $ 7, & tea; host-Alice Freeman ; proceeds for the Cottage Workshop Alice’s Ceilidh on August 15th is in support of the Inverness Cottage Workshop. ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Jason MacDonald and Colin Grant Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 10pm to 1am - Jamie Fontaine, Garrett Beaton, & Keith MacNeil; $8.00 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 8pm to 9pm - Thursdays Celtic Ceilidh night; 19+ All Ages; FREE Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: noon to 4pm - Biweekly Community Market; sponsored by Vendors & Volunteers, 1015theHawk, Town of Port Hawkesbury, GASHA Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Port Hood (Sestico) Chestico Museum & Historical Society: September 2013 slideshow series: 8095 Hwy # 19: 45°58.877'N 61°31.028'W: 902-787-2244: 7pm - Port Hood: A Journey Back; @ $5 ; tea & refreshments will be served. Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - Sherbrooke Village Photography Camp - with photographer Wally Hayes. http://www.novascotiablogs.com/whereiswally/. [ kindly pre-register ] St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Empire Theatre: the 9th Annual-Cape Breton Island Film Series: 325 Prince St.: 902-565-5555: 7pm - Before Midnight-(USA) 109 min. The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Allie Bennett Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - entertainment-Mic Mombou

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Friday, September 20th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8:30pm - Fiddlers Green - Cape Breton fiddling music at its finest Rocking Horse Ranch & Rehabiiation Centre: 1544 West Side Baddeck Rd.: 902-295-2743: 6pm to 10pm - fund raising 'Olde Fashioned Barn dance' at our barn; music by Alter Ego & TBA; Come dressed in western attire and win a prize for best costume in western theme St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Island Folk (featuring Darrel Keigan & Stuart MacDonald) Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 9pm to midnight - Andrea Beaton & Troy MacGillivray $8 New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Library -community room: ......movies: Archimedes St: 6:30pm - movie-'Flushed Away' Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: 7:30pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts - Entertainer TBA ; @ $10 August 23rd-kick-off concert for our 3rd annual Rally That Gives, weekend featuring "Friday Night Blues” August 30th- Sam Moon September 6th-kick-off concert for the 19th annual Show & Shine antique car show with Danny Kirk & Friends. September 15th-Ann Fearon September 20th-Fran Doyle September 27th-annual Sherbrooke Shares variety concert in aid of the St. Mary’s Food Bank St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com - Halloween Gaelic Weekend ; & masquerade square dance St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 5pm to 10pm - after work kitchen party with live celtic rock bands The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Allie Bennett Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6pm - after work party-

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Saturday, September 21st 2013

Arichat New Horizon Seniors Club: 1pm to 5pm - jam session, lite lunch, [ Deltina 902-226-3694] Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm to 8pm - East Coast Countdown - The top 10 East Coast songs as voted upon by the listeners 8pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Doug Lamey and Gordon MacLean Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 2pm to 6pm - Mike Hall Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Charlie Clements Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Halifax (Halafacs) Red Fox Bar & Grill: 7071 Bayers Rd.: 4pm to 7pm - Monthly Cape Breton Ceilidh's with Fiddler Ian MacDougall featured performer & more The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: 11pm to 2am - The Carletones Indian Brook (Abhainn A' Chùbair) Coloratura Art Gallery: 45943 Cabot Trail: 1-866-929-2721: 8pm - a Debut Atlantic concert with pianist Anastasia Rizikov; Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Kim Dunn St. John’s Parish Hall: #37890 Cabot Trail: 902-285-1018: 8:15pm to 10pm - summer 'Ingonish Series ' ceilidh / concert with Paul Cranford & guests 2013 Aug 31st-8:15pm-Rocky Shore - Papazian, Tomas, Cox, Beck, Cranford & MacDuff Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Community Centre: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: 10am to 1pm - Village Market; contact Dwayne MacEachern 902-631-3408 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: 6pm - Founders' Feast culinary experience, & LouisRocks concert series tribute to Women featuring Dawn & Margie Beaton, Go Baroque, Nicole LeBlanc, Michelle Deveau & Shauntay Grant. @$ 100; [ 902-562-5399; 1-855-562-5300 ] http://www.fortressoflouisbourg.ca/LouisRocks Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - EVANS & DOHERTY Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 10pm to 1am - Jason MacDonald $8.00 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 2pm to 5pm - Rollie’s Saturdays Celtic Ceilidh @ $5; presented by Junior Promotions Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Civic Centre-The Bear Head Conference Room: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: 8pm - Matt Minglewood Presented by 1015 The Hawk, The Reporter, Maritime Inns & Port Hawkesbury Recreation Department. Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: - The Harbour Players presents-'Good Grief' [class reunion for the iconic Peanuts comic strip characters] ; (for the Sherbrooke Village Fund), 902-522-2400; St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Halloween Gaelic Weekend ; & masquerade square dance - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by Carl MacKenzie & Pat Chafe 10pm to 2am - The Regal Beagle Band with Carleton Stone, & Dave Sampson, @ $10 (19+) The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: - Allie Bennett Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 4:30pm - talent show & 10pm to 2am-Live entertainment-the Head Spins West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) West Mabou Hall: 2399 West Mabou Rd.: 902-945-2816: 10pm to 1am-Round & Square Dance; @ $8-person , children under 12 free; every Saturday Enjoy pizza slices, hotdogs, pop. water, tea & coffee at our canteen - Troy MacGillivary & Allan Dewar

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Sunday, September 22nd 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) CJFX-radio: 85 Kirk St.: 902-863-4580: 98.9FM & 102.5FM, (902) 863-1771, 1-800-350-2539, 902-625-2780, Atlantic Broadcasters Ltd . To request your favourite tune on The Ceilidh email breakfast@989xfm.ca 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh-with Barry MacKinnon; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul & Kevin; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: 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] Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: noon to 7pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Helen MacDonald,Scott MacKenzie and Susan MacLean Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Havre Boucher Community Centre: ...... Hank's Jam: 12401 Highway #4: 902-234-2188: 2pm to 5pm - Hank's Jamboree, [# 52nd-May 25th 2012] @$ 5; lite lunch, [musicians free, ] all proceeds go towards Community Centre, [next June 23rd ] Ingonish Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: - 10th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival; Cape North hikethehighlands@gmail.com http://www.hikethehighlands.com/ Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Kim Dunn Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2708: 3pm to 6:30pm - Andrea Beaton & Allan Dewar ; @ $8 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: - Growing Together the De Gannes Gardens Project Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Men of the Deeps (North America’s only coal miners choir) Mabou (An Drochaid) Arena: .........Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Road: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: 11am to 2pm - Mabou Farmers Market with local produce, crafts, plants etc. come Join us for lunch; September 1st--Rob Woodley, Tim LaBorie, September 8th--Diasporado Band The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 4pm to 7pm - Kinnon & Betty Beaton $8 Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: 9am to noon - East Coast Rising 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com - Halloween Gaelic Weekend ; & masquerade square dance St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) CJCB 1270 AM: 318 Charlotte St.: 902-564-5596: 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 5pm - Kitchen party

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Monday, September 23rd 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 5pm to 8pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow) Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Deron Donovan Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Closed Mabou (An Drochaid) Shining Waters Eatery: Monday Gaelic & Tea: Main St.: 10am - join us to have a chat "Tì agus Gàidhlig". Gaelic & Tea; Gaidheil Mhabu The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: - 'MacInnis-art display- St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon,

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Tuesday, September 24th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm to 9am - All Night Ceilidh - The best mix of Cape Breton and Celtic music Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Shelly Campbell and Allan Dewar Chéticamp Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; everyone welcome Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Kim Dunn Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Kyle and Shemus MacNeil (from the world famous Barra MacNeils) Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; Wendy Owens Abbott-host Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Membertou Heritage Park-elder room: 60 Maillard St.: 6pm to 8pm - Mi'kmaq Traditional Music Workshop-Summer Session Workshop series learn or share Traditional Mi;kmaq music, chatting, singing or flute; FREE St. George’s Church Hall: 119 Charlotte St.& Nepean St.: 7:30pm - The Cape Breton Gaelic Society presents An Evening of Celtic Music @ $10 (all proceeds to Gaelic language courses & workshops)

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Wednesday, September 25th 2013

Antigonish (Am Baile Mór) Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 902-863-2590: evening - music Sept 4th-5pm to 7pm-No Patio Ceilidh today......next week tho. Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Jennifer Bowman and Mac Morin Chéticamp Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: 9pm to 10pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: 7pm - Kitchen Ceilidh; local talent; Sponsored by the Glendale Area Community Cooperative. Admission by donation with lunch to follow. New musicians welcome by contacting us. <culturalcentre@yahoo.com> Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission 7pm to 9pm - Troy MacGillivray ; @ $6 Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Troy Young and Jason Kempt (music & comedy) Louisdale Seal Cove Restaurant & Lounge: # 474 -Hwy # 310: 902-345-0655: - every third Wednesday- 6pm to 9pm-entertainment with Eastbound - every first, second & fourth Wednesday -evening entertainment with Mike MacNamara. Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: 3:30pm to 4:30pm - 'Fall After-School Program' is back, for the next 5 weeks to learn Gaelic, Stepdance and Fiddle for Ages 6-12. [ register 295-3411] —Gaelic Instruction with Joyce MacDonald & Colin MacDonald (Monday), Fiddle with Margie Beaton (Tuesday) and Stepdance with Brandi McCarthy (Wednesday) Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Centre 200: 481 George St.: 902-564-2200, 1-877-545-3330: 7:30pm - Celtic Thunder-Mythology; @$ 63 to 73; http://www.celticthunder.ie/ Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: 8pm to 11pm - Open Irish Session, host & guests; Aug 28th - Gillian Head Whitney Pier St. Albans Hall: St Albans St: 8pm - Modern Square Dancing. [ 902-562-0500] Whycocomagh (Hogamah) The Auld Brass Door Restaurant & Bar: 9814 Highway #105: 902-756-3284: 7pm to 10pm - Celtic music with Laurie Simms

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Thursday, September 26th 2013

Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: 9pm - Bluegrass Hour with host Ewell Ferguson & co-hosts Princess Cleopatra & Harley Davidson St. Michael’s Hall: ........The Baddeck Gathering Ceilidh: 6 Margaree Rd.: 902-295-2794: 7:30pm to 9:30pm, @ $10; youth @ $5; tots FREE.. - Melody & Derrick Cameron Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: 9pm to midnight - Talent Night, with Chester Delaney, Tommy Poirier, Claude Bourgeois; [ from October to June talent night is from 8pm to 11pm ] Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: 7pm to 9pm - free music with Andrew & Dwayne Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 45°43.971'N 61°27.672'W: 902-625-1476: 7:30pm to 9:30pm - Celtic Jam Sessions, all instuments are welcome, volunteer donations for non-musicians [ if weather cancellation - announced/posted by 4pm (101.5 The Hawk); cash canteen Any monies collected at door will be towards direct costs of Jam Sessions. 2013 September 12th--session leader = Mac Campbell, pianist = TBA 2013 September 26th--session leader =Doug Lamey, pianist = TBA 2013 Oct 10th--possibly CANCELLED in favour of concert in Judique 2013 October 24th--session leader = Doug Lamey, pianist = TBA Glenville (An Gleann Dubh) Glenora Inn & Distillery: Route # 19 Ceilidh Trail: 46°09.178'N 61°19.037'W: 902-258-2662, 1-800-839-0491: Daily free Ceilidh's in the Glenora Pub; 2013 May 17 to October 31, 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's Ingonish Keltic Lodge: in Highland Sitting Room: 383 Keltic In Road, Middle Head Peninsula: 902-285-2880, 1-800-565-0444: -7pm to 11pm-entertainment - Buddy MacDonald Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: 8pm to 11pm - Alice's Thursday ceilidh, @ $ 7, & tea; host-Alice Freeman ; proceeds for the Cottage Workshop Alice’s Ceilidh on August 15th is in support of the Inverness Cottage Workshop. ICCA Arts Centre: #16080 Hwy #19: 46°14.404'N 61°17.849'W: 902-258-2533, 902-258-3212: - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia' Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912'N 60°49.020'W: 902-725-2272: 7pm to 9pm - Cuairt nan Coinnlean/Candlelight Tour; @ $12 adult, [ Prepaid reservations required. No refunds or discounts. 15% HST included. ] Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Playhouse: Summer Playhouse: 11 Aberdeen St.: 45°55.169'N 59°58.276'W: 902-733-2996, 1-888-733-2787: - Troy Young & Jason Kempt (music & comedy) Mabou (An Drochaid) The Red Shoe Pub: Main St.: 902-945-2996: [Mabou Taxi service available @ 902-258-7500 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free 10pm to 1am - Entertainment TBA $8.00 North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: 8pm to 9pm - Thursdays Celtic Ceilidh night; 19+ All Ages; FREE Port Hood (Sestico) Chestico Museum & Historical Society: September 2013 slideshow series: 8095 Hwy # 19: 45°58.877'N 61°31.028'W: 902-787-2244: 7pm - the 4-H Movement in Port Hood; @ $5 ; tea & refreshments will be served. St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations Sydney (Suidni) Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, Empire Theatre: the 9th Annual-Cape Breton Island Film Series: 325 Prince St.: 902-565-5555: 7pm - Stories We Tell-(Canada) 108 min. Membertou Trade & Convention Centre: 50 Maillard St.: 902-539-2300: 8pm - Live At Kiju's Johnathan Macinnis-Cd Release Party - "Closer Than Yesterday" @ Advance - $6 [$15 advance combo includes signed CD] Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: 6:30pm to 9:30pm - entertainment-Mic Mombou Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8-Breton: 769 Main St.: 902-736-3206: 7pm - Johnny & Cash Tribute Show; performed by Gary Kehoe and Dirk Henke ; @ $20
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