Local Heroes

Local Heroes

Cròga, Gus La Casse  Forged at the Acadia Trad Festival, Cròga is a hot new Celtic band of unique characters from as far away as the wild shores of New Zealand and as close as Mount Desert Island. Their love for traditional Celtic music — and their irrepressible...
Musical Cousins

Musical Cousins

Vishtèn, David Greely, Andrew Finn Magill, Alexander Allison, Gus La Casse  Prince Edward Island powerhouse band Vishtèn captivates audiences around the world with their intricate harmonies and percussive dance. Grammy nominated Cajun fiddler David Greely brings...
Upping The Ante

Upping The Ante

Kimberley Fraser, Troy McGillivray, Jenna Moynihan, Màiri Chambeul, Matt & Shannon Heaton, Madelyn Morell  It’s the middle of the week, and we’re pulling out the stops. Kimberley Fraser & Troy McGillivray prove that the laws of physics don’t apply in Cape...
Island Shores

Island Shores

Cillian Vallely, Kevin Crawford, The Alt, Cassie & Maggie MacDonald, Spencer Tate  This evening is a celebration of two great islands of Celtic music, Cape Breton and Ireland. Cillian Valley and Kevin Crawford, from Irish mega band, Lúnasa, share the stage with...
Kicking the Top Off the Box!

Kicking the Top Off the Box!

April Verch, Colin Grant & Scott MacMillan, Cróga, Lillian Chase April Verch steps, sings, and fiddles with a fresh and feisty approach to deep North American traditions. Touring the world to share songs from her 11th album (The April Verch Anthology),...

Cape Breton Dance

This is what it’s all about! Join us after the evening concert for a traditional Cape Breton-style ceilidh. Fiddles, piano, guitar, pipes accompany this energetic community dance that will literally have the walls shaking. Music provided by one of Cape...