forget to join in our celebrations of music at one of our numerous
festivals and events in 2013! Come dance to the rhythm of our fiddles
and bagpipes at one of our lively Cape Breton Ceilidhs! Or take to the highlands during the Cabot Trail
Relay Race through some of the world’s most stunning scenery!
Join us on November 30th the 18th Annual Baddeck Christmas Parade. Check out all the details about this year's Christmas in Baddeck celebrations!
Trail Relay Race
May 25-26, 2013
A 185 mile / 298km, 17 stage relay race through some of the most
beautiful scenery in the world. This event involves 70 teams with
over 1100 runners.
July 1, 2013
Come to Baddeck to
celebrate Canada Day with lots of activities, music and fireworks.
July & August 2013
Cape Breton fiddle music and dance. Live performances 7 nights a
week from 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Bras d'Or Yacht Club
100th Annual Regatta Week
August 4-10, 2013
Sail past, races and evening entertainment.
Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
Enjoy Children's Corner daily with kite-making and experiments along
with the 2013 Special Events - to be announced.
Colours International Festival
October 11-19, 2013
Cape Breton-wide festival including square dances, concerts, workshops and
Evening Entertainment in Baddeck
Silver Dart Lodge
Telegraph House ( Mon-Thurs & Sat)
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 53
Colaisde na Gaidhlig / Gaelic
College of Celtic Arts & Crafts
Resides on more than 350 acres in St. Ann's and is the only institution of
its kind in North America. Daily music and dance demonstrations, Wednesday evening summer ceilidhs, Feis Colaisde na Gaidhlig,
of Cape Breton Fiddling are just some of the events scheduled this summer & fall.
Just 20 minutes from Baddeck.
April 26-28 - Spring Gaelic Weekend
June 14 - Seafood Ceilidh
June 30 - July 6 - Gaelic College 75th Anniversary Celebrations
July 1 - August 30 - Blas Math - Lunchtime Ceilidhs
July 3 - August 28, 2013 - Wednesday Night Ceilidhs
July 19 - Seafood Ceilidh
August 9 - Seafood Ceilidh
August 16-18 - 40th Anniversary Festival of Cape Breton Fiddling
September 20-22 - Fall Gaelic Weekend
November 29 - December 1 - Christmas Gaelic Weekend
Village Museum / An Clachain Gaidhealach
Immerse yourself in over 120 years of the Scottish Gaels' life in Nova Scotia.
Visit the only scottish living museum in the province. Enjoy the Highland Village Day concert - first Saturday in August and other
great events such as codfish suppers, candlelight tours and much more. Just
a 40 minute drive from Baddeck.
Aug 3 - 52nd Annual Highland Village Day Concert
Sept. 7 -