Whycocomagh Summer Festival

Whycocomagh Summer Festival

Date: Mon, Jul 11 2016 - Sun, Jul 17 2016

Situated at the head of the Bras d’Or Lakes, Whycocomagh is an ideal location for water activities, boat tours and ceilidhs featuring traditional Scottish and Mi’kmaq talent. 

Join us for ceilidhs, milling frolic, dances, canoe races, ball, hockey, soccer tournaments, street fair, street parade and concert during the Whycocomagh Summer Festival.

Jul 14-18 • Whycocomagh 

Ball Tournament Saturday & Sunday / Outdoor Sporting Events Throughout Week

Jul 14     7:30-8:30pm…. Yoga on Exterior Deck of Waterfront Centre with Kelly Bernard; Adm: $5

              8-10:30pm……. Tween Dance, Whycocomagh Fire Hall. Doors close at 9pm, $6

Jul 15     2-3:30pm……… Strawberry Shortcake Tea. Masonic Hall Adm: $5

              2-4pm…………. Gaelic Workshops, Cameron Hall, All Ages, No Admission

              8-11pm………… Family Square Dance- Shelly Campbell, Waterfront Center $5/$20 per family

Jul 16     6pm…………….. Waterfront Activities at Waterfront Centre

              2-4pm………….. Gaelic Workshops, Cameron Hall, All Ages, No Admission

              9pm-12am……. Pub Night with Cyril MacPhee – Waterfront Centre. Gov’t IDs  Adm: $7

Jul 17     2-4pm………….. Gaelic Workshops, Cameron Hall, All Ages, No Admission

              3-4pm………….. Teddy Bear Picnic, Whycocomagh Provincial Park

              7pm…………….. Milling Frolic, Cameron Hall, Adm: $7 children/students-free

              7-9pm………….. Chase the Ace- Whycocomagh Fire Hall

              10pm-2am……. Pub Night, Whycocomagh Lion’s Hall.Adm: $10 Gov’t IDs

Jul 18     7:30am………… Breakfast- St. Andrew’s Church Hall
Adm:$7 Adults, $4 Children, $20 Family

               9am…………….. 5K Fun Run- Skye Glen Hall (Registration 8am) $20 adults $10 Children

               12noon………… Parade, Ice Cream Social &Children’s Activities to follow at Cameron Hall

               2-4pm………….. International Tea & Market by L’Arche Cape Breton- Waterfront Centre

               10pm-2am……. Pub, Whycocomagh Lion’s Hall. Adm: $10 Gov’t IDs

Experiences Near By

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Kayak Cape Breton & Cottages

Bird Island Boat Tours

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Sail Through Time and the St. Peter’s Canal

Sail Through Time and the St. Peter’s Canal

Sail & Explore the Bras d’Or Lake UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

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