Celtic Colours International Festival

Celtic Colours International Festival

Celtic Colours International Festival is a unique celebration of Cape Breton Island’s living traditional culture. For nine days in October you’ll discover hundreds of events and activities taking place in communities all over the Island. Enjoy some of the world’s finest musicians sharing the stage with Cape Breton’s best singers, dancers, players, story-tellers and culture bearers in venues that range from community halls and churches to modern schools and theatres. Experience the culture by taking in some sessions, lectures, workshops, exhibits, hikes, meals or farmers markets presented by community organizations, and don’t miss the nightly Festival Club in St. Ann’s.

Concerts, learning opportunities, participatory events,
outdoor events, visual arts
Community Meals and Farmers’ Markets
Festival Club

Free – $150 per person


Experiences Near By

Joan Harris Cruise Pavillion Interpretive Center

Joan Harris Cruise Pavillion Interpretive Center

Sydney & Louisburg Railway Museum

Sydney & Louisburg Railway Museum

Rum: The Spirit of Louisbourg

Rum: The Spirit of Louisbourg

Vollmer’s Island Paradise

Vollmer’s Island Paradise