2016 Concert Venues

We are pleased to announce that Celtic Colours International Festival will include 49 concerts in 32 communities around Cape Breton Island this October.  In presenting these concerts, Celtic Colours utilizes some of the island’s finest facilities and works with various community groups who, in the role of Hosting Organizations, are responsible for selling local tickets, […]
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Celtic Colours Live – Volume Three Available Now

Celtic Colours Live – Volume 3 available now They say, “You can’t take it with you”. And while that remains true in its original context, the Celtic Colours International Festival has found a way for music fans from around the world to do just that. For the third year in a row, the internationally renowned, […]
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Festival Club Shuttle

Free Shuttle Service Between Baddeck and the Festival Club The Celtic Colours Festival Society will be providing a free home safe shuttle service, operating nightly October 7th – 15th between the Festival Club (Colaisde Na Gàidhlig) in St. Ann’s and Baddeck. This shuttle will allow you the chance to enjoy the famous Cape Breton hospitality and […]

2015 Artist Lineup Announced

We’re delighted to be bringing you a fresh and exciting lineup this year from the first very concert to the closing show. The 19th annual Celtic Colours International Festival covers a wide range of traditions and features some very well-known artists including Loreena McKennitt, String Sisters, Ricky Skaggs, Fred Morrison, Paddy Keenan, Ashley MacIsaac, Donnell […]

Loreena McKennitt @ Celtic Colours 2015

In advance of releasing our full line up of artists, concerts and cultural events for Celtic Colours 2015, we are thrilled to announce that Loreena McKennitt will be performing this year at the festival on October 9th! McKennitt’s eclectic Celtic blend of pop, folk and world music has sold over 14 million albums worldwide. Her […]

Venue & Schedule Announcement

2015 Community Venue Schedule Celtic Colours International Festival invites you to join us October 9-17 and experience all that Cape Breton Island has to offer. This year’s Festival features 47 concerts held in venues across the island. From an 18th Century reconstructed French Chapel to state of the art performance facilities and community halls, each […]