Cape Breton Musical Choices


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Northern Cape Breton Ingonish Coastal Waters Restaurant & Pub: 36404 Cabot Trail: 902-285-2526: Sep 7th - 9:30pm to 1:30am - Andrew Doyle; $5 cover Information Centre -Cape Breton highlands National Park: Sep 13th to 22nd - 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 Sep 5th to 7th - Jimmy Sweeney Sep 8th & 9th - Fran Doyle Sep 10th to 12th - 7pm to 11pm - Cyril MacPhee Sep 13th to 16th - Rob MacLean Sep 17th to 20th - Buddy MacDonald St. John’s Parish Hall: #37890 Cabot Trail: 902-285-1018: every Saturday - 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

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Northern Inverness Area Chéticamp Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: every Thursday - 9pm to midnight - Talent Night, with Chester Delaney, Tommy Poirier, Claude Bourgeois; [ from October to June talent night is from 8pm to 11pm ] Doryman's tavern: 15528 Cabot Trail: 46°38.406'N 61°00.270'W: 902-224-9909: Sep 7th - 2pm to 6pm - Jennifer Bowman Sep 7th - 9pm to 1am - Glen Roache & Derek Little John Sep 10th - 8pm to 11pm - Mike Hall Sep 14th - 2pm to 6pm - Shelly Campbell Sep 14th - 9:30pm to 1:30am - Phantoms Harbour Restaurant & bar: 15299 Cabot Trail: 902-224-1144: Sep 4th, 10th, 18th, & 24th - 7pm to 8:30pm - entertainment by Sylvia LeLievre Kinsmen club: every Tuesday - 7pm to 10pm - Acadian Amateur Music Circle-jam session , l'AMAC; everyone welcome Le Conseil des arts Chéticamp: 902-224-1876: Aug 26th to 29th, Sep 1st, 6th to 8th, & 13th to 15th - 7:30pm - Water puppets show Le Gabriel Lounge: 15424 Cabot Trail: 46°38.146'N 61°00.431'W: 902-224-3685: every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Sunday - 7pm to 9pm - free Acadian Music with Clarence & Maurice & Bruno; no cover charge every Thursday - 7pm to 9pm - free music with Andrew & Dwayne Radio CKJM 106.1FM & 92.5FM [Pomquet]: 902-224-1242: every Saturday - 5pm to 6pm - Gaelic/English program 'Aisrigh nan Gaidheal' every Sunday - 5pm to 6pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Monday - 6pm to 7pm - fiddle music show 'Coup d’archet' (Stroke of the Bow)

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Margaree Area Margaree Centre Cranton Cross Roads Community Centre: 902-248-2261, 902-248-2009: Sep 15th - 2pm to 4:30pm - jam session, donations 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 Sep 6th - Brenda Stubbert, Shawn MacDonald, Kolten MacDonnell Sep 13th - Kyle and Dawn Gillis, Helen & Scott MacKenzie The Normaway Inn -Living Room: 691 Egypt Rd.: 902-248-2987: Nightly by the fireside. Free. Freewill offerings welcome. Sep 7th - 8pm - Shawn MacDonald [Saturday] Sep 8th - 8pm - Hailee LeFort [Sunday] Sep 9th - 8pm - Louis Arsenault [Monday] Sep 10th - Kevin Levonsconte [Tuesday] Sep 11th - Louis Arsenault [Wednesday] Inverness (An Sithean) Fire Hall: Alice's Thursday Ceilidhs: 15797 Rte # 19-Central Ave.: every Thursday - 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: Sep 15th - 6:30pm - Sunday Fiddle Square Dances with Douglas Cameron & friend; @$ 8 Aug 30th to Sep 29th - Steve Rhude & Ingrid Sanborn-'Finding Nova Scotia'

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SouthWestern Inverness 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, every day( - 1pm to 3pm - daily ceilidh's every day( - 8pm to 10pm - daily ceilidh's 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+ Sep 9th - final Adult dance with Ian MacDougall & Mac Morin Hillsborough Hillsborough/Glendyre Hall: # 4738-Hwy #252: 902-945-2870: Sep 14th - 7pm to 10:30pm - bi-weekly Saturday jam session, lite lunch @$ 5; entertainers admitted Free, [Ronelda 902-945-2870] Mabou (An Drochaid) Marina: Community Playground: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: Sep 7th - 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/ Arena: .........Mabou Farmers Market: 186 Mabou Harbour Road: 46°04.614'N 61°24.074'W: 902-945-2378: Sep 8th & 15th - 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 Shining Waters Eatery: Monday Gaelic & Tea: Main St.: every Monday - 10am - join us to have a chat "Tì agus Gàidhlig". Gaelic & Tea; Gaidheil Mhabu Strathspey Place: 11156 Hwy #19: 46°03.740'N 61°24.442'W: 902-945-5300: Sep 14th - 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 Sep 6th - 9pm to midnight - Ceilidh: Mike Hall & friends; $8 Sep 7th - 10pm to 1am - Jeremy White $8.00 Sep 8th - 4pm to 7pm - Ceilidh: Colin Grant & Friends $8 Sep 9th to 11th - 5pm to 7pm - Melody & Derrick Cameron $Free Sep 12th - 10pm to 1am - Eddie Cummings $8.00 Sep 13th - 9pm to midnight - Shelly Campbell & Friends $8 Sep 14th - 10pm to 1am - Amanda Rheaume $8 Sep 15th - 4pm to 7pm - Ceilidh: Entertainment TBA $8 Sep 16th to 18th - 5pm to 7pm - Kenneth MacKenzie & Friends; $Free Sep 19th - 10pm to 1am - Jamie Fontaine, Garrett Beaton, & Keith MacNeil; $8.00 Sep 20th - 9pm to midnight - Andrea Beaton & Troy MacGillivray $8 West Mabou (Màbu An Iar) Ceilidh Cottages-Fiddlers Take-out: 1425 New Rocky Ridge Rd: 902-945-2644: Sep 6th - 5pm to 7pm - weekly ceilidh with TBA Sep 8th - 11am to 1pm - weekly ceilidh with Rodney MacDonald & Amanda MacLean 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 Sep 7th - Donna Marie Dewolfe and Joël Chiasson Sep 14th - Melody & Derrick Cameron & friends 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: Sep 12th - 7pm - Port Hood: A Look Back to the 1950’s; @ $5 ; tea & refreshments will be served. Sep 19th - 7pm - Port Hood: A Journey Back; @ $5 ; tea & refreshments will be served. Judique (Siudaig Mhór) Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ......Wednesday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2708: Sep 11th - 7pm to 9pm - Kinnon and Betty Beaton; @ $6 Sep 18th - 7pm to 9pm - TBA ; @ $6 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ........Sunday Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2708: Sep 8th - 3pm to 6:30pm - Shelly Campbell ; @ $8 Sep 15th - 3pm to 6:30pm - Mike Hall @ $8 Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: ...... Lunchtime Ceilidhs: 5471 Highway # 19: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday - 11:30am to 1pm - lunchtime ceilidh with live music; Free admission Celtic Music Interpretive Centre: .....Musical demonstrations: 5471 Highway # 19: every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday( - 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm , 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm (Demo Only) Community Centre: ......Highland Guitar Society-Guitar Jam: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: Sep 8th - 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, [ ] Community Centre: 5473 Hwy # 19: 45°52.696'N 61°29.478'W: 902-787-2434: Sep 7th & 14th - 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: Sep 7th - 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 Creignish (Creiginnis) Community Hall: 45°43.971'N 61°27.672'W: 902-625-1476: Sep 12th - 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

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Port Hawkesbury Area Port Hastings (Còbh a' Phlàstair) St. David’s United Church: Sep 13th - 7pm - an evening of music with Ray & Kay Horton, Starlight Quartet, sponsored by Starlight Chapter, order of the Eastern Star Port Hawkesbury (An Gut) Worldwide - Cape Breton Live: Cape Breton Live Radio, in Partnership with Celtic Music Interpretive Centre, Broadcasting to the world from Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia 101.5 FM The Hawk: 609 Church St.: 902-625-1220: every Sunday - 6pm to 7pm - Highland Fling with Bob MacEachern every Sunday - 9am to noon - East Coast Rising Civic Centre: 606 Reeves St.: 902-625-2591: Sep 19th - noon to 4pm - Biweekly Community Market; sponsored by Vendors & Volunteers, 1015theHawk, Town of Port Hawkesbury, GASHA Haven Coffeebar: .......Documentary Film Festival: waterfront: May 30th to Sep 23rd - 'MacInnis-art display-

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Bras d’Or Lakes Area Glendale (Bràigh na h-Aibhneadh) Fr. John Angus Rankin Cultural Centre: #4248 Highway 105: 902-625-3441: Sep 11th - 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> Blues Mills (Muilnean Clann ´ic Ghilleghuirme) Fire Hall: .......Friday bi-weekly ceilidhs: 902-756-2037: Sep 13th - 7:30pm - Fridays-bi-weekly ceilidh @ $ 5; lunch; Sponsored by the Blues Mills & Area Volunteer Fire Department [ ALL August CANCELLED-musicians away ] Marble Mountain Community Hall: ......2013 August 9th to 11th-Marble Mountain Annual Family Festival and Poker Run: 5643 Marble Mountain Rd.: Sep 7th - 7pm - concert; lunch will be served Whycocomagh (Hogamah) The Auld Brass Door Restaurant & Bar: 9814 Highway #105: 902-756-3284: every Wednesday - 7pm to 10pm - Celtic music with Laurie Simms Iona (Sanndraigh) Highland Village Museum: 4119-Hector's Point, Hwy # 223: 45°56.912'N 60°49.020'W: 902-725-2272: Sep 7th - 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 Sep 12th & 26th - 7pm to 9pm - Cuairt nan Coinnlean/Candlelight Tour; @ $12 adult, [ Prepaid reservations required. No refunds or discounts. 15% HST included. ] Baddeck (Badaig) K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: internet radio and 1600 AM, 24/7 K-LEE radio: 464 Chebucto St.(above Tom's Pizza): 902-295-1509: every Sunday - noon to 7pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes every Monday - 5pm to 8pm - Cape Breton Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes every Tuesday - 9pm to 9am - All Night Ceilidh - The best mix of Cape Breton and Celtic music every Wednesday - 7pm - The Scottish Voice with hosts Janet Stubbert & Mark Korman - music, interviews & Cape Breton segments every Thursday - 9pm - Bluegrass Hour with host Ewell Ferguson & co-hosts Princess Cleopatra & Harley Davidson every Friday - 7pm to 8:30pm - Fiddlers Green - Cape Breton fiddling music at its finest every Saturday - 7pm to 8pm - East Coast Countdown - The top 10 East Coast songs as voted upon by the listeners every Saturday - 8pm to midnight - Cape Breton Kitchen Ceilidh - Cape Breton & Celtic Music and fiddling tunes Rocking Horse Ranch & Rehabiiation Centre: 1544 West Side Baddeck Rd.: 902-295-2743: Sep 20th - 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 Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: every Tuesday - 7pm to 11pm - “Tuesday Songwriters Circle” ; FREE Royal Canadian Legion Branch #53: 37 Ross St.: 902-295-2080: Sep 7th - 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.. Sep 7th - Buddy MacDonald and Chrissy Crowley Sep 8th - Buddy MacDonald and Rachel Davis Sep 9th - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Sep 10th - Shelly Campbell and Allan Dewar Sep 11th - Jennifer Bowman and Mac Morin Sep 12th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Sep 13th - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Sep 14th - Dara MacDonald and Adam Young Sep 15th - Helen Macdonald,Scott MacKenzie and Susan MacLean Sep 16th - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman Sep 17th - Shelly Campbell and Allan Dewar Sep 18th - Jennifer Bowman and Mac Morin Sep 19th - Melody & Derrick Cameron Sep 20th - Mike Hall and Jennifer Bowman

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St Anns Bay Area St Anns (Baile Anna) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: every Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday(from Sep 9th) - 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) Gaelic College: 51779 Cabot Trail Rd. (Exit 11 of TCH #105): 902-295-3441: Sep 13th to 22nd - Hike the Highlands, Cabot Trail; http://www.hikethehighlandsfestival.com Sep 20th to 22nd - Halloween Gaelic Weekend ; & masquerade square dance 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) Sep 6th - 7:30pm - Dwayne Cote (fiddle) & Doug MacPhee (piano). Acoustic concert - Traditional Cape Breton Music

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Urban Cape Breton Area Sydney Mines (Méinnean Baile Shuidni) Duke's Place Bar & Grill: 1 Pitt St.: 902-736-6216: every Thursday - 6:30pm to 9:30pm - entertainment-Mic Mombou every Friday - 6pm - after work party- every Saturday - 4:30pm - talent show & 10pm to 2am-Live entertainment-the Head Spins every Sunday - 5pm - Kitchen party North Sydney (Suidni A Tuath) John Nugent Firefighter’s Club: 14 Pierce St.: 902-794-7072: Sep 7th - 9pm to 1am - A Fund Raiser Dance for Levi Hodder; music by Firehounds DJ.; @ $5 Sep 15th - 2pm - The 9th Annual Terry Fox concert ; The lineup of talent will be confirmed shortly. Rollie’s Wharf: Celtic Ceilidhs: 411 Purves St.: 902-794-7774: every Thursday - 8pm to 9pm - Thursdays Celtic Ceilidh night; 19+ All Ages; FREE every Saturday - 2pm to 5pm - Rollie’s Saturdays Celtic Ceilidh @ $5; presented by Junior Promotions Sydney (Suidni) Boardwalk: 2013 Aug 3rd to 11th-#40 annual Action Week: 320 Esplanade: 902-563-5511: Sep 15th - 4pm to 6pm - 'Songs For Adrian'-with Owen MacLellan, Danielle MacPhee, Alix Richards, Brittany Coombs, Johnathan MacInnis, Jason Kempt, Mark MacIntyre, Jennifer Roland, Troy Young, L.J. MacLean, Members of Lyrics & Laughter, Andrew Doyle, Cory Keeping, Black and Grey: [Brandon Johnson, Mike Mellen, Peter LaPorte, Daniel Paul], Aaron Lewis. Adrian MacLellan has recently been diagnosed with Stage 3 Liver Cancer and needs our HELP! Adrian's friends and family invite you to enjoy some of Cape Breton's best talent. Donations will be accepted, all proceeds will go toward Adrian's fight Cape Breton Fudge Co.-Island Arts Cafe: 15 Prince St.: 902-539-9930: Sep 7th - 7pm - Jim Henman ; @$ 15; http://www.jimhenman.com Cape Breton University-Art Gallery: 1250 Grand Lake Rd.: 902-539-5300, 1-888-959-9995: Aug 23rd to Nov 1st - 6pm - fall exhibit 'True Grit'-with works of David P Stephens, Kyle Jackscon, C.B. Centre for Craft & Design Gallery: 322 Charlotte St.: 902-539-7491: Sep 10th - 12:15pm to 12:45pm - how 2 Tuesdays-an afternoon interactive craft session. 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. Sep 7th - 9pm to 12:30am - Saturdays- Round & Square Dance, Music by Shelly Campbell; @ $ 8; 19+; Sponsored by the Holy Rosary Parish. CJCB 1270 AM: 318 Charlotte St.: 902-564-5596: every Sunday - 6pm to 9pm - Celtic Serenade with Host Donnie Campbell Empire Theatre: the 9th Annual-Cape Breton Island Film Series: 325 Prince St.: 902-565-5555: Sep 19th - 7pm - Before Midnight-(USA) 109 min. Governor’s Pub: 233 Esplanade: 902-562-7646: every Wednesday - 8pm to 11pm - Open Irish Session, host & guests; Aug 28th - Gillian Head every Friday - 5pm to 10pm - after work kitchen party with live celtic rock bands every Saturday - 3pm to 6pm - ceilidh every Saturday-hosted by Carl MacKenzie & Pat Chafe every Saturday - 10pm to 2am - The Regal Beagle Band with Carleton Stone, & Dave Sampson, @ $10 (19+) Membertou Heritage Park-elder room: 60 Maillard St.: every Tuesday - 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: Sep 6th - 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 Sep 10th - #2nd annual Wake Up Call Breakfast for Prostate Cancer; The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse & Pub: 424 Charlotte St.: 902-270-8003: Sep 6th - 8:45pm to 12:30am - Pretty Archie, Sep 7th - 4:30pm to 7:30pm - Jesse Ferguson, Sep 7th - 8:45pm to 12:30pm - Colin Grant Trio, Sep 18th - Allie Bennett CD Release Sep 19th to 21st - Allie Bennett Whitney Pier St. Albans Hall: St Albans St: every Wednesday - 8pm - Modern Square Dancing. [ 902-562-0500] St. Mary’s Polish Parish-Village Hall: 21 Wesley St.: 902-564-4847: Sep 6th - 7pm - Parish Centenary Banquet - Polish Village Hall @ $25 Sep 8th - 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] Glace Bay (Glasbaidh) The Coast-CKOA 89.7 FM: 106 Reserve St.: 902-849-4301: every Wednesday - 9pm to 10pm - David Gillis’ - 'Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes' show. every Saturday - 6pm to 7pm - The Coast Top 10 with Bill MacNeil every Saturday - 7pm to 8pm - Meet The Music • with Singer-songwriter Jason MacDonald; interviews with local & regional songwriters every Saturday - 10pm to midnight - 'Cape Breton Kitchen Party' • with Charlie Clements The Main Event Pub & Jigger’s Lounge: Union St.: Sep 6th - 6pm to 9:30pm - The Pub Boys The Savoy Theatre: 116 Commercial St.: 902-842-1577, 902-564-6668: http://www.tickets.capebreton.ca Sep 15th - 7pm - Foster & Allen @ $ 49.50 Sep 16th - 7pm - Songs of hope; @$ 49; with Guy Penrod & Lynda Randle.

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Louisbourg Area Louisbourg (François Violette) Louisbourg Fortress: ..........2013 June 3rd to Oct 17th-Celebrate Louisbourg300: 3 Fortress Service Rd.: 902-733-3546: Sep 7th & 8th - 1pm to 10am - 'Encampment Writing Workshop Adventure', with facilitators Paul MacDougall & Steven Rolls; http://moosebait.com/ [Maximum number of participants: 12 ]; Sep 12th - 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: Sep 6th - Jason MacDoald and Colin Grant Sep 7th - Doris Mason Sep 8th - TBA Sep 9th - Helen MacDonald, Scott MacKenzie, Dawn & Kyle Gillis Sep 10th - 8pm - Johnathan MacInnis ; Opening act, Tess Carrigan accompanying & on piano- Steven MacNeil @ $20 Sep 11th - TBA Sep 12th - Donnie Campbell Sep 13th - J.P. Cormier Sep 14th - TBA Sep 15th - Dave Gunning Sep 16th - Celtic Heart Sep 17th - The Pub Boys Sep 18th - Dwayne Cote Sep 19th - Jason MacDonald and Colin Grant Sep 20th - Island Folk (featuring Darrel Keigan & Stuart MacDonald)

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Big Pond Area East Bay (Bàgh Na h-Àird´ An Ear) St. Mary's Church: 3944 East Bay Highway: Sep 14th - 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.

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St Peter's Area Lower River Inhabitants Riverdale Community Centre: Exit # 44: Sep 15th - 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]; St Peter's (Baile Pheadair) A. MacDonald’s Country Inn & Dining Room: 9383 Pepperrell St.: 902-535-2997, 902-535-2996: every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, & Sunday( - 5pm to 7:30pm - complimentary local entertainment; free with dinner reservations MacBouch Restaurant & Lounge: 9975 Grenville St.: 902-535-3578: every Tuesday - 7pm to 9pm - Jam session; Wendy Owens Abbott-host Arichat Waterfront: .....2013 September 13th to 15th-#3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest: Sep 13th to 15th - #3rd Annual Cape Breton Paddlefest, hosted & sponsored by the Municipality of the County of Richmond Petit-de-Grat Radio Richmond: 902-226-0149: Radio Richmond- CITU 104.1 FM L’Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #110: 20 St. Peters Forchu Rd.: 902-587-2263: Sep 14th - 3pm to 7pm - jam session; FREE; every second Saturday Louisdale Richmond Arena: Sep 7th - noon to 4pm - Richmond County Business Expo-children's events, FREE, prizes, music & food Seal Cove Restaurant & Lounge: # 474 -Hwy # 310: 902-345-0655: every Wednesday - every first, second & fourth Wednesday -evening entertainment with Mike MacNamara. every Wednesday - every third Wednesday- 6pm to 9pm-entertainment with Eastbound

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Mainland Area Hadleyville Fire Hall: Route #344-11 miles south of Mulgrave: Sep 6th - 7:30pm - kitchen party, lite lunch; [Marie @ 902-747-2473, ]; all proceeds go towards the Seven Communities Fire Hall; [] Heatherton (Baile An Fhraoich) Parish-Maple Hall-Concert: Sep 8th - 7pm - concert; [ ] Guysborough (Baile Mhainisdear) Chedabucto Place Performance Centre: 27 Green St.: 902-533-2015: Sep 6th - 7pm - Doris Mason & Scott Macmillian @$ 15; sponsors 101.5 The Hawk, Whitehead community centre: Sep 7th - 7:30pm -  Variety concert , the first Saturday of each month. Local entertainment, light lunch, @ $5. 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 every Sunday - 7pm to 8pm - the CJFX Ceilidh-with Barry MacKinnon; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream every Sunday - 8pm to 9pm - Sounds Atlantic-with Paul & Kevin; 98.9 XFM-also internet live stream The People's Place Library: .....Movie: 283 Main Street: 902-863-4276: Sep 13th - 6pm - movie-'Epic' Piper's Pub: 33 College St.: 902-863-2590: every Wednesday - evening - music Sept 4th-5pm to 7pm-No Patio Ceilidh today......next week tho. Radio-St. Francis Xavier University: 902-867-3333: every Sunday - 8pm to 10pm - “The Gael’s Voice”, Radio Antigonish (Guth Nan Gaidheal Reidio Antigonish) 92.5 FM hosts, Robert Bingham & Virginia MacLeod [1-800-877-909] St. FX-Schwartz School of business-room # 205: Antigonish International Film Festival: Sep 6th - 7pm - AIFF- Antigonish International Film Festival presents 'First Friday Film Series'. ''Exit Through The Gift Shop (2010)'' Sherbrooke Sherbrooke Village: 42 Main St.: 902-522-2400, 1-888-743-7845: Sep 16th to 19th - Sherbrooke Village Photography Camp - with photographer Wally Hayes. http://www.novascotiablogs.com/whereiswally/. [ kindly pre-register ] Sherbrooke Village-courthouse: Courthouse concert series: http://www.sherbrookevillage.ca: 42 Main St.: 1-888-743-7845: Sep 6th, 13th, & 20th - 7:30pm - Thursday Courthouse Concerts - Entertainer TBA ; @ $10 August 23rd-kick-off concert for our 3rd annual Rally That Gives, weekend featuring "Friday Night Blues” August 30th- Sam Moon September 6th-kick-off concert for the 19th annual Show & Shine antique car show with Danny Kirk & Friends. September 15th-Ann Fearon September 20th-Fran Doyle September 27th-annual Sherbrooke Shares variety concert in aid of the St. Mary’s Food Bank Pictou Library: ....movies: Sep 14th - 1pm - movie-'Over the Hedge' New Glasgow (Glaschu Ùr) Àite nan Gàidheal: 147 Archimedes St. [Upstairs]: Sep 7th & 8th - 10am to 4pm - Gaelic intermediate immersion classes . pre-register by emailing feisambailebeag@hotmail.com Instructor: Kathleen Reddy ; @$ 40 for weekend. Library -community room: ......movies: Archimedes St: Sep 6th - 6:30pm - movie-'Epic' Sep 20th - 6:30pm - movie-'Flushed Away' Truro Victoria Park: Sep 6th - concert in the park with Dave Gunning & Allie Bennett Halifax (Halafacs) The Carlton Hotel-Music Bar & Grill: 1685 Argyle St.: 902-422-6335: every Saturday - 11pm to 2am - The Carletones Sep 15th - 8pm - Terry Kelly-Official Halifax CD Release of "Always There"; Admission fee includes a copy of "Always There'
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