Canadian Celtic Arts Association

Calendar of Events



Last updated September 3, 2019
 
Why not plan to attend one of the many Celtic - related events in the Greater Toronto Area? All events and dates are subject to change. Please call the telephone number or visited webpage listed to confirm any event listed. To have your Celtic-themed event listed, please email info@canadiancelticarts.ca and provide the following information: 
 

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Ceili and Set Dancing

Contact Maureen Mulvey-O'Leary for more information moleary2001@rogers.com 
 
Ceili and set dancing for adults every Monday at the Ireland Supporters Club, 4120 Ridgeway Dr Unit 39Mississauga from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
 
Ceili and set dancing every Wednesday at the Emerald Isle Seniors Club, 2452 Danforth Ave. (just west of Main Station) children 5:30 - 7:30  adults 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm.
 
Sessions
Tuesdays - Whelans Gate (Bloor and Runneymede), Toronto
Wednesdays, - Wayla, 996 Queen Street (east of Carlaw Ave.), Toronto 8 pm
Thursdays - Dora Keogh Pub, 141 Danforth Ave., Toronto 9 pm - 12 am
Saturdays & Sunday afternoons, Dora Keogh Pub, 141 Danforth Ave., Toronto 
Fridays - Royal Canadian Legion, Baldwin Street, Brooklin ON 7:30 pm-10:00 pm
 
 
 
September 2019
 
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Celtic Island Music Festival, Toronto Island BBQ & Beer Restaurant, Centre Island, Toronto, ON, 12 pm - 10 pm
 
Annual celebration of Celtic music, art & dance in support of the Toronto St. Patrick's Parade. 
 
Early Bird tickets: $15 pluse srvice fee  (until August 31)
Regular priced tickets: $20 plus service fee  (until September 13)
At the venue: $25 
Children ages 12 and under are admitted for free when accompanied by a paying adult. All attendees receive their choice of a hot dog or hamburger (while quantities last). 
*As the ATMs and payment processing on Toronto Island can be unpredictable, please be sure to bring sufficient cash.A
 
Toronto Island BBQ & Beer Company is located right beside the main ferry dock on Centre Island. It is fully licensed with cold beverages and a full menu (including vegetarian options). No outside food or drinks are allowed. There is plenty of seating and covered areas to get out of the sun or rain if needed. 
 
This is a rain o shine event. 
 
Tickets do not include the cost of your ferry ride or water taxi. No pets are allowed other than service animals. Performance schedule subject to change.
 
For advance tickets see:
https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4202859?fbclid=IwAR0RXUBjyfH3zqGFZ2UvTPqsRi7uyBlcCq-IVYH-pb49PZamcjmz-5_xm7M
 
For scheduled performers see: https://www.facebook.com/events/2391122111124494/
 
 
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Cuirm-chnuic sa Phairc / Picnic in the Park, Etienne Brule Park, Etobicoke (by Old Mill Hotel & Spa), 10 Catherine St, Toronto, 2 pm onwards
 
Join Comunn GĂ idhlig Thoronto for fun, games, food and laughter in the park to celebrate the last days of summer! 
Bring: a picnic lunch, a dish to share, a chair or a blanket to sit on and a willingness to have fun!
Weather: If it's wet, stay home!
 
This is a no cost event. The picnic area is close to the parking lot, beside the Humber River.
 
 
Friday, September 20, 2019
Friday Night Ceilidh, Comunn Gaidhlig Thoronto, Tiki Room at the Tranzac, 292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, ON, 7:30-11:00 pm
 
Come out to speak and learn Gaelic, enjoy cultural fun and activities, share a story, song or dance and help grow our Gaelic community together.
 
Minimum $5 donation, additional donation towards costs accepted. There will be door prizes, snacks will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own; a cash bar is also available. Bring your instruments, wear your dancing shoes and share the richness of our Gaelic culture together.
 
The Gaelic Society Ceilidhs will occur on the third Friday of every month: September 20, October 18, November 15, December 20.
 
 
October 2019
 
October 5 - 13, 2019
Celtic Harmonies International Festival, Eastern Townships, Quebec; Knowlton (Lac-Brome), Waterloo, Mansonville and Bromont
Celebrating Nature Through Music, Dance and the Arts. More information available mid-April at http://www.celticharmonies.ca
 
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Saturday, October 5, 2019
Stand in the Light: North Metro Chorus, with special guests The Ennis Sisters, Toronto Centre for the Arts, 5040 Yonge St., Toronto ON, 2 pm and 7:30 pm
Tickets: $40 adulys / $25 children 12 and under (fees and taxes not included) Available soon from http://www.northmetrochorus.com/dbpage.php?pg=view&dbase=events&id=71065
 
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Friday, October 18, 2019
Friday Night Ceilidh, Comunn Gaidhlig Thoronto, Tiki Room at the Tranzac, 292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, ON, 7:30-11:00 pm.
 
Come out to speak and learn Gaelic, enjoy cultural fun and activities, share a story, song or dance and help grow our Gaelic community together.
 
Minimum $5 donation, additional donation towards costs accepted. There will be door prizes, snacks will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own; a cash bar is also available. Bring your instruments, wear your dancing shoes and share the richness of our Gaelic culture together.
 
The Gaelic Society Ceilidhs will occur on the third Friday of every month: October 18, November 15, December 20.
 
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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Julie Fowlis in concert, Beaches Presbyterian Church, 65 Glen Manor Drive, Toronto ON, 8 pm
Scottish Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis. Tickets: $50 + service charge / Students (with ID) $25 + service charge at https://downtowntoronto.snapd.com/events/view/1232782
 
 
November 2019
 
Friday, November 15, 2019
Friday Night Ceilidh, Comunn Gaidhlig Thoronto, Tiki Room at the Tranzac, 292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, ON, 7:30-11:00 pm.
 
Come out to speak and learn Gaelic, enjoy cultural fun and activities, share a story, song or dance and help grow our Gaelic community together.
 
Minimum $5 donation, additional donation towards costs accepted. There will be door prizes, snacks will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own; a cash bar is also available. Bring your instruments, wear your dancing shoes and share the richness of our Gaelic culture together.
 
The Gaelic Society Ceilidhs will occur on the third Friday of every month: November 15, December 20.
 
 
Friday, November 15, 2019
Danny Bhoy, Scottish comedian, Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street, Toronto, ON, 8 pm.
Tickets: https://www1.ticketmaster.ca/danny-bhoy-age-of-fools/event/1000570FCC0438B6?dma_id=527
 
 
December 2019
 
Friday, July 19, 2019
Friday Night Ceilidh, Comunn Gaidhlig Thoronto, Tiki Room at the Tranzac, 292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, ON, 7:30-11:00 pm.
 
Come out to speak and learn Gaelic, enjoy cultural fun and activities, share a story, song or dance and help grow our Gaelic community together.
 
Minimum $5 donation, additional donation towards costs accepted. There will be door prizes, snacks will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own; a cash bar is also available. Bring your instruments, wear your dancing shoes and share the richness of our Gaelic culture together.