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Ontario Fiddle and Step Dance Scene

Keeping the tradition alive

Following the Covid-19 pandemic, traditional arts took a significant hit. Enter the Ontario Fiddle and Step Dance Scene, a source to find teachers, camps, contests and resources, and to discover Ontario traditional artists.

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Recurring Events

Upcoming Events

Tartan Terrors

January 20

Gravenhurst Opera House, Gravenhurst

We are headed home for the holidays. See you in Gravenhurst on Jan 20!!!

Teilhard Frost and Hannah Shira Naiman and Special Surprise Guest

We are excited and pleased to present:

Teilhard Frost and Hannah Shira Naiman and Special Surprise Guest!

January 21, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Egremont Optimist Community Centre, Holstein

The Mighty Ship

January 21, 8 pm

200 McIntosh Street, Scarborough

Join me for a spirited night of some of the best sea shanties/songs, Irish pub standards, East Coast classics and Celtified covers on offer when The Mighty Ship sails into Egremont Optimist Club in Holstein. There will be plenty of bagpipe music, songs about Jacobites, tunes about whisky, and a haggis to celebrate Scotland's National Bard Robbie Burns and his contributions to national and international culture. Stay tuned for more details. 

Almonte Celtfest Winter Bonspiel

January 28, 10 am - 4 pm

Almonte Curling Club, Almonte

Come curl with us at the Almonte Celtfest Winter Bonspiel!

The Bonspiel is a day of fun and friendly competition with prizes not just for the best curlers but also for the best dressed!

Whether you can curl with the best of them or are coming out as a first-timer, you're invited to come rock the ice and show your stuff.

When: January 28, 2023, 10 am - 4 pm

Where: Almonte Curling Club (160 Bridge St. Almonte)

How: Reserve your spots - $25 per person (lunch included)

You're welcome to register as a team or just for yourself and we'll form teams from there.

Register yourself or your team by sending an email and etransfer to almonteceltfest@hotmail.com

Leahy

February 3

Cobalt Classic Theatre, Cobalt

Leahy released the beautiful new album 'Good Water' in 2021 and now they have the chance to tour it! More details announced soon! 

https://leahymusic.ca

Medusa Tranzac Residency

February 3 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Living Room, The Tranzac, Toronto

An innovative series of exploration and creation from your favourite string quartet - start your Sunday with chamber folk tunes from around the World.

Leahy

February 4

Northern College Auditorium, Kirkland Lake

Leahy released the beautiful new album 'Good Water' in 2021 and now they have the chance to tour it! More details announced soon! 

https://leahymusic.ca

Leahy

February 5

Berand Childs Auditorium, Deep River

Leahy released the beautiful new album 'Good Water' in 2021 and now they have the chance to tour it! More details announced soon! 

https://leahymusic.ca

Hibernate Festival

February 10-12

The Capitol Theatre, Port Hope

A warm hug on a cold weekend filled with live music, local food, arts, crafts and community.

cultivatefestival.ca/hibernate

Leahy

February 23

First Ontario Centre, Milton

Leahy released the beautiful new album 'Good Water' in 2021 and now they have the chance to tour it! More details announced soon! 

https://leahymusic.ca

Medusa Tranzac Residency

March 12 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Living Room, The Tranzac, Toronto

An innovative series of exploration and creation from your favourite string quartet - start your Sunday with chamber folk tunes from around the World.

East Coast Experience

March 17

Overflow Brewing Company, Ottawa

Tickets to the BIGGEST St. Paddy's Day Party in Ottawa are NOW ON SALE at www.ecex.ca or www.overflowbeer.com - This is a "full band" East Coast Experience performance featuring Nova Scotia's own Anna Ludlow www.annaludlow.com AND it just so happens to be on a Friday so what are you waiting for? Tickets are selling fast for this one... (every ticket purchase includes a "special edition" keepsake St. Paddy's beer Koozie)

Emily Jean Flack

March 18, 8:00 pm

Port Stanley Festival Theatre, Port Stanley

A St. Paddy's Day Celebration of songs, music and dance!

Medusa Tranzac Residency

April 2, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Southern Cross, The Tranzac, Toronto

An innovative series of exploration and creation from your favourite string quartet - start your Sunday with chamber folk tunes from around the World.

Medusa Tranzac Residency

May 7, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Southern Cross, The Tranzac, Toronto

An innovative series of exploration and creation from your favourite string quartet - start your Sunday with chamber folk tunes from around the World.

Medusa Tranzac Residency

June 4, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Southern Cross, The Tranzac, Toronto

An innovative series of exploration and creation from your favourite string quartet - start your Sunday with chamber folk tunes from around the World.

Ontario Open Fiddle and Step Dance Contest

July 26-29

Bobcaygeon-Verulam Community Centre, Bobcaygeon

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