Festivals & Events

Hike the Highlands Festival

Hike the Highlands Festival

Date: September 10th 2021 until September 19th 2021

Community: Ingonish

Attracting hikers from across North America and Europe, The Hike the Highlands festival is celebrating its 18th anniversary in 2021 with a virtual and in-person festival.  Participants will have two ways to…
Wednesday Night Ceilidhs

Wednesday Night Ceilidhs

Date: July 29th 2021 until December 15th 2021

Community: St. Ann's

Experience true Nova Scotia Gaelic culture.  Every Wednesday evening throughout the year, the College campus comes alive with lively music, dancing, songs, and more! All for just $10! Experience true…
Festiville Baddeck

Festiville Baddeck

Date: July 1st 2020 until August 31st 2021

Community: Baddeck

A fun highlight to the Cape Breton summer season, this outdoor, evening festival takes over Baddeck’s main street, showcasing the amazing talent, cultures, and spirit of the Island and sweet,…
Theatre Baddeck – 2021 Season

Theatre Baddeck – 2021 Season

Date: June 25th 2020 until October 4th 2020

Community: Baddeck

Theatre Baddeck is an award- winning professional theatre that delights visitors to Baddeck village with high quality entertainment that is hilarious, heartwarming, and has a distinct Cape Breton flavour! Our 2021…
Celtic Colours International Festival

Celtic Colours International Festival

Date: October 9th 2020 until October 17th 2020

Community: Baddeck

In light of the current state of the world, and with the uncertainty of what lies ahead regarding travel and public gatherings, we will not be hosting this year’s Festival…