Acoustic Roots FestivalDate: Fri, Sep 2 2016 - Sun, Sep 4 2016
The Acoustic Roots Festival offers a variety of acoustic music spanning the genres of Folk, Blues, Celtic, Country and Bluegrass. The annual festival provides an opportunity to showcase Atlantic Canadian talent. Following the initial festival in 2013 organizers received numerous positive comments regarding the quality and variety of the entertainment. The interest, support and attendance has continued to grow as the festival heads into it’s fourth year. The Acoustic Roots Festival not only provides excellent entertainment for the entire family but also serves as an important fundraiser for Two Rivers Wildlife Park. The park is popular family recreation area for local residents and visitors alike. It has become one of Cape Breton Island’s most popular tourist destinations and offers a wide variety of activities and services that includes onsite camping, showers, serviced trailer and RV sites, walking trails, fish ponds, wagon rides, petting zoo, canteen and WiFi . Also on the weekend of the festival the park is hosting the Ole County Fair and Horse Show. To book campsite at the park call 902-727-2483.