Four language groups originally settled Cape Breton. Tonight the Mi’Kmaq welcome the French, Gaelic and English as they did centuries ago. It’s a unique cultural gathering…a Mawio’mi.
They come from Shetland, Ireland, Newfoundland, the US and right here. They’ll gather in Whycocomagh and you’ll wish they could stay forever.
This picturesque wee church heard many a train whistle in days gone by. Tonight it will be serenaded by songs and guitar tunes from down the road and beautiful strings from Denmark.
When friends share their traditions, distance and time disappear and magical memories are made. In Glendale this happens all the time.
All ages are welcome at this family square dance in the heart of the hills in Inverness County.
Suzanne Craig demonstrates the centuries-old technique of hand weaving bobbin lace.
A unique exhibit of visual art and fine craft created by local artisans.
Diane McEachen will demonstrate different techniques used in making a large bushel basket.