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Aug. 22 - 23, 2017

The Lumberjills

Time: 7:30pm

New Brunswick Showcase: On Canada’s East Coast there is a time-honoured tradition of fiddling and step-dancing.  The Lumber Jills are dedicated to keeping the traditions of their Acadian ancestors alive. All National youth championship female fiddlers and dancers; Amélie, Jaylee, Machaela and Janelle are from New Brunswick, Canada   and have promoted their culture across Canada and Ireland. In September they... more...
Thu, Aug. 24, 2017

Pictou Our Town, Our Story - a theatrical night of music, dance and history

Time: 7:30pm

2017 marks Canada's 150th anniversary of Canada's Confederation. Pictou, the birthplace of New Scotland, played a pivotal role in the birth of our great nation. Following the landing of the Hector in Pictou in 1773 starting the wave of immigration, thousands followed and helped build our country. This is our Story.  The deCoste wants to celebrate this important milestone for Canada,... more...

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Fri, Sep. 15, 2017

Hat Fitz and Cara

Time: 7:30pm

Hat Fitz and Cara have the songs, the musical ability, the drive and the self-belief to offer something refreshingly vibrant and new” Get Ready To Rock – Pete Feenstra Hat Fitz is a “veteran” wild man of the blues scene in Australia. He has a record 18 straight appearances at Byron’s East Coast Blues and Roots Festival, a record that... more...
Sun, Sep. 17, 2017

Keppoch The Last Wake

Time: 2:00pm

The ceilidh house is the beating heart of Scottish culture in the hills and harbours of northern and eastern Nova Scotia. Bagpipes, kilts, oatmeal porridge and whisky, or the water of life as some believed it,  are all captivating glimpses of the pioneering Scots’ story but it is the often humble ceilidh houses that fostered the oral tradition, allowing a... more...
Tue, Sep. 19, 2017

Canada 150 Comedy Tour ~ Canada 150 Series

Time: 7:30pm

Canada, It’s Complicated is a brand new comedy featuring sketches and satirical songs that examine the joys, foibles, tragedies and triumphs of Canada as it is today and into the future. Featuring a cast of 7 multi-talented, up-and-coming comedic performers, Canada, It’s Complicated is being written in collaboration with a diverse group of multiple-award-winning leading Canadian comedians, musicians and playwrights including... more...
Fri, Sep. 22, 2017

Red Dirt Skinners

Time: 7:30pm

 A genre-busting husband-wife duo who have achieved high accolades at the British Blues Awards and the British Country Music Awards. They have also been finalists in the Folk category for the UK Songwriting Awards. With male and female harmonies blending together as one voice and Sarah’s trademark soprano saxophone solos, you will be swept along by the refreshingly different approach... more...
Sat, Oct. 7, 2017

A Tribute to Tommy Makem

Time: 7:30pm

Tommy Makem was an internationally celebrated Irish folk musician, artist, poet and storyteller. He was best known as a member of the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and affectionately referred to as the Bard of Armagh and the Godfather of Irish Music. Tommy graced the deCoste stage a number of times over his career. Tommy left us in 2007, having... more...
Mon, Oct. 9, 2017

Claire Lynch

Time: 7:30pm

Long recognized and praised as a creative force in acoustic music, Claire Lynch is a pioneer who continually pushes the boundaries of the bluegrass genre. Her career has been decorated with many accolades including three GRAMMY nominations, six International Bluegrass Music Association awards and the prestigious United States Artists Walker Fellowship. Dolly Parton credits Claire with "one of the sweetest, purest and best lead... more...
Wed, Oct. 11, 2017

The Swinging Bells ~ Canada 150 Series

Time: 10:00am

2016 JUNO winner for Children’s Album of the Year, The Swinging Belles, a swing band for kids from St. John’s, NL, are intent on getting both kids and adults to kick up their heels and have a swinging good time with the whole family! The Swinging Belles feature child educators and performers Laura Winter and Erin Power joined by guitarist... more...
Wed, Oct. 11, 2017

Rumours ~ The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute

Time: 7:30pm

VaughnCo Entertainment is proud to present “Rumours” The Ultimate  Fleetwood Mac tribute show based in Los Angeles, California.  The group recreates the legendary band in it's youthful heyday from 1975-1979.  After finding huge success in Los Angeles, selling out their regular Roxy Theater performances month after month, the band moved from the world famous Sunset Strip to Casinos, Theaters, and clubs all... more...
Sat, Oct. 14, 2017

Joel and Bill Plaskett

Time: 7:30pm

Halifax-based musician Joel Plaskett has gained great acclaim as a multiple Juno-winning songwriter, selling out clubs and concert halls from coast to coast. For his latest project, he’s sharing the spotlight with his earliest musical influence – his father, Bill Plaskett. Their album Solidarity, released in February, is the first musical collaboration between father and son. Solidarity is a powerful collection... more...
Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Lunch At Allen's

Time: 7:30pm

MURRAY McLAUCHLAN, CINDY CHURCH, MARC JORDAN and IAN THOMAS  ARE  LUNCH AT ALLEN’S  Lunch At Allen’s is a musical powerhouse comprised of four remarkable Canadian talents: Murray McLauchlan, Cindy Church, Marc Jordan and Ian Thomas.  As individuals, they have written for or sung on over 25,000,000 cds, penning hits for Josh Groban, Chicago, Bonnie Raitt, America, Santana, Cher and Rod Stewart, as well... more...
Thu, Oct. 26, 2017

Lennie Gallant ~ Searching for Abegweit ~ Canada 150 Series

Time: 7:30pm

Woven around the music of the award-winning Island songwriter, this P.E.I. love-letter stars Gallant himself, and presents his folk, roots and pop music, alongside comedic stories, Island legends, and poignant tales in a multimedia format that utilizes film, and visual works from well-known painter Karen Gallant. This dynamic, energetic show is storytelling at its best and includes Acadian and Celtic... more...
Sat, Oct. 28, 2017

Dave Gunning & JP Cormier "Two" CD Tour

Time: 7:30pm

J.P. Cormier and Dave Gunning, both individually celebrated and critically acclaimed are teaming up together for a new recording called ‘two’. The record is stripped down with just their two guitars and their two voices and features new original songs and old gems that they’ve been digging up. These two comrades have been playing and writing together for over 20 years... more...
Sun, Oct. 29, 2017

Classical Series: Bouey-Doucet Duo

Time: 7:30pm

Two extraordinary Atlantic Canadians join forces to bring their musical gifts back home! Debut Atlantic has teamed up PEI violinist Christina Bouey and New Brunswick pianist Pierre-André Doucet for a special program sure to lift your spirits. Christina has performed on stages from Carnegie Hall to Atlantic’s Canada’s Indian River Festival. She is concertmaster of the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra and... more...
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