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September 20, 2024 J.P. Cormier
Sherbrooke Village, Sherbrooke
7 pm to 9 pm in the Church $20 at the door and online for advance sales at sherbrookevillage.ca J.P. Cormier in a nutshell At the age of 5, JP began teaching himself to play the guitar. At 9, he won...
September 28, 2024 Gourd Hunt
Haliburton House, Windsor
Come enjoy our annual Gourd Hunt at Clifton Museum Park. Prizes are given for most gourds found and the golden gourd in three age groups. Hot chocolate and coffee provided. Thanks to the Langille...
September 29, 2024 Là Fhèill Mìcheil | St. Michael’s Day
Highland Village Museum, Iona
St. Michael was the Scottish and Irish patron saint of horses, travel, sea and seafarers. His calendar day was celebrated in the Hebrides with eating of a multi-grain bonnach called struan. Join us...
September 30, 2024 Truth and Reconciliation Day
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Lunenburg
The museum acknowledges the history and experiences of Indigenous peoples in Canada, and we are committed to reconciliation. On September 30th, we will be giving presentations that encompass the...
October 5, 2024 Oktoberfest
Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic, Lunenburg
The 3rd annual Oktoberfest celebration is a large event that celebrates our rich German heritage. Craft Beer Show with a live German band, the big Oktoberfest concert, inflatables, family friendly...
October 16, 2024 Milling Frolic
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Many hands make light work as the saying goes. Join us as we share how the Gaels prepared woven cloth for use, all the while communally singing Gaelic songs in rhythm during the milling frolic. We’ll...
October 17, 2024 Celtic Colours Concert
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Artists and ticket prices TBD. Tickets must be purchased through Celtic Colours. Malagawatch Church - 2:00pm
October 18, 2024 Traditional Céilidh
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Come for a visit and learn the true meaning to the word céilidh! We’ll share songs, stories, and more, and chat about the traditions and history of Nova Scotia’s Gaelic-speaking people. Regular...
October 19, 2024 Storytelling Tour & Milling Frolic
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Have you ever had to leave home? What if you couldn’t return and had to begin a new life somewhere else? Join us for a guided storytelling tour of Baile nan Gàidheal. This special folklife experience...
October 25, 2024 to October 26, 2024 Oidhche nam Bòcan | Night of the Spirits
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Come and celebrate Halloween with a special evening tour of the Highland Village by lamplight, complete with storytelling, skits and special effects. The tour is followed by a céilidh in “The Tuning...

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