This special storytelling tour of Highland Village is a folklife experience, giving you insight into the lives and stories of Nova Scotia Gaels. Reservations required.
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Gather with local anglers and fly-tiers to share stories from fishing the Margaree over the years, followed by a fly-tying demonstration.
The Fretless share their favorite tune selections and discuss where they came from and why they’ve included them in their repertoire.
Circular Sock Machines have a long history. Come learn about them during a demonstration from guild member Eileen MacNeil.
The band We Banjo 3 demonstrates how brothers from Ireland can weave Old-time American bluegrass into their traditional style.
This class, lead by Dwayne Côté, is tailored for beginner to early intermediate players and will focus on Cape Breton fiddle techniques and tunes.
Animators will guide visitors in preparing the traditional dish of Marag Gheal/White pudding. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Find out more about this year’s festival artists as they demonstrate their talents, and are interviewed for a live-to-tape recording of CBC Cape Breton’s popular show, Mainstreet.