Join us for the 11th annual New Year’s Levee at Cabot Shores! When: January 1, 2018 from 2:00pm – 5:00pm Where: Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort. 30 Buchanan Drive, Indian Brook, Cape Breton Celebrate the New Year in good company and cheer Bring family & friends, kids & grandchildren. Enjoy good food! We provide a meal …
Fiddler Cheye From Colorado Joins The Ceilidh at St. Ann’s
Do you admire those people who bar no limits to life’s journeys and expectations? We often go to Ceilidhs (concerts/dancing) at the St. Ann’s United Church…and we meet musicians there who have that daring and one of them was a 16 year old named Cheye.
Imagine this 16 year old from Colorado showing up at a traditional Nova Scotia concert and dance gathering (called a ceilidh in Gaelic), going up on stage and taking charge of the fiddle with a world class fiddler- a Celtic Music icon who is pushing 6 foot […]
The emergence of Celtic music on the world stage has led to a focus on Inverness County, Cape Breton as a major repository of pure Scottish culture. Acadian and First Nations communities complement and enrich traditional Cape Breton Island music, dance, and folklore.
The need to preserve and promote this unique and diverse cultural heritage brought community groups together to envision a facility which would be appropriate for the performance, production, and training requirements of the region. The result is Strathspey Place, located at the Allan J. MacEachen International Academic & Cultural Centre along with Dalbrae Academy.
Strathspey Place is located on […]
Last night, a large crowd gathered at Indian Brook firehall to learn about wellness and cultural activities offered by members of this vibrant community. As it turns out, it was also an opportuntiy to begin celebrating the Community Spirit Award that the St.Ann’s Bay community recently received. Presented by Carol Kennedy and Nia, the audience …