Celtic Colours events on campus

CBU Partners with Celtic Colours

Cape Breton University is a proud partner of Celtic Colours International Festival. Each year in October, Cape Breton Island is filled with music, energy and excitement as people come from near and far to celebrate our rich Celtic culture. Below you will find a number of workshops and events happening on our campus.

Friday October 7th: 

(2:00PM) Appalachian Clogging Workshop  

(6:00PM) Opening Reception: Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away 


Saturday October 8th

(1:00PM) Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away: Artist Talk and Panel Discussion  

(2:00PM) Celtic Piping Connections 


Sunday October 9th

(2:00PM) Squeeze This! A Cultural History of the Accordion 


Tuesday October 11th

(10:00AM-4:00PM, Exhibit) Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away 

(2:00PM) Traditional Tunes Session 

(3:30PM) Stories of Cape Breton’s Dance Traditions


Wednesday October 12th

(10:00AM-4:00PM, Exhibit) Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away 


Thursday October 13th

(10:00AM-4:00PM, Exhibit) Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away 

(1:30PM) The Rodeo Roundup: Waifs and Strays from the Rodeo Collection 

 (3:00PM) Pipers in the Library


Friday October 14th

(10:00AM-4:00PM, Exhibit) Shaping the Shore, From Here and Away 

 

If you would like to view all Celtic Colour events, please visit the 2016 Celtic Colours International Festival Schedule