Canadian Celtic Arts Association

Events 2017/2018

Why not plan to attend one of the many Celtic - related events in the Greater Toronto Area? 


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Last updated March 9, 2018


Tuesdays Ceili Cottage, Queen and Leslie, Toronto ON

Thursdays Dora Keogh Pub, 141 Danforth Ave., east of Broadview, Toronto ON

Thursdays The Black Swan Session, 154 Danforth Ave., Toronto ON - 9 pm

Saturdays Dora Keogh Pub,141 Danforth Ave., east of Broadview, Toronto ON

Sundays Dora Keogh Pub, 141 Danforth Ave., east of Broadview, Toronto ON


March 2018   Toronto Chieftains Kids Gaelic Football Will be starting their indoor training in the March break.This will also be an opportunity to bring out your child if they have never tried it before.Indoor training starts April 7 at Ultra Sports with 7 weeks of indoor training and 7 weeks of outdoor with competitive games. We wrap up the season travelling down to Boston to compete in the CYC. Early bird special $75.00  Regular $85.00  If you have any questions or would like additional information please contact

Friday, March 9, 2018 The Ireland Fund of Canada 

Annual St Patrick’s Luncheon

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto ON

Special guest: General John de Chastelain 

More details here:

Sunday, March 11, 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade, Toronto ON 

12 noon

The Toronto St. Patrick’s Day Parade begins on the corner of Bloor Street and St. George Street (near St. George subway station) and heads east on Bloor Street, turns south on Yonge Street and finally turns west on Queen Street, finishing at the parade reviewing stand at Nathan Phillips Square.

See for parade route map

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 St. Patrick's Day Céili

Father Madden Hall, Carr Hall

100 St. Joseph Street, Toronto ON

7 pm - 9 pm

Free admission

Hosted by the University of St. Michael's College

Celtic Studies Course Union

Live music and refreshments!

Thursday, March 15, 2018 Pop-up Gaeltacht 

Dora Keogh's 

141 Danforth Avenue, Toronto ON

8 pm

Everyone Welcome

Live music

Facebook @PopUpGaeltachtToronto

Twitter @GaeilgeToronto

Saturday, March 17, 2018 Mass for St. Patricks Day

St. Michael's Cathedral

65 Bond Street

Toronto ON 

10:30 am 

Bishop Boissonneau will be the celebrant.


Saturday, March 17, 2018 Wolfe Tones

The Estonian Hall

958 Broadview Avenue (just north of Broadview Station)

Toronto ON

Doors: 7 pm; Band: 8 pm

Tickets: $45

Tickets available online at Scroll to the bottom of the page, click DONATE and complete the information requested, including your credit card

Saturday, March 17, 2018 St Patrick’s Ceili 

Royal Canadian Legion

3591 Dundas Street West, Toronto ON

8:00 pm - 11:30 pm.  

Music by Pat Simmonds and the Cabbagetown Ceili Band.

More details here:

April 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Celtic Women


Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

Front Street, Toronto ON

8 pm

Tickets: $42 - $79 

Saturday, April 14, 2018 Scottish Studies, University of Guelph

Spring Colloquium 

Knox College, University of Toronto, Toronto ON

Registration: 12 noon

$25 for Scottish Studies Foundation members and for early-bird registrants on or before March 31, 2018 after which the price increases to $30. A student rate of $10 is available.

Featuring the annual Jill McKenzie Lecture:

From Buchan to Prebble: popular literature in the twentieth century and the making of Scotland's historical narrative

Presented by Dr. Catriona Macdonald, University of Glasgow 

Special guests:

Dr. Donald Nerbas

Chair in Canadian-Scottish Studies McGill University


Dr. Sarah Sharp

University of Otago, New Zealand 

For more information and / or to register see

Summer 2018 

Irish Summer Camps for Children 4 - 14 years old

July 16 - 20, 2018 Mississauga Irish Club, 4120 Ridgeway Dr.

July 23 - 27, 2018 St. Edward the Confessor Church, 75 Churchill 

(Yonge & Finch), Toronto

July 30 - August 3, 2018 Montgomery’s Inn, 4709 Dundas Street West, Toronto

August 13 - August 17, 2018 Todmorden Legion, Branch #10, 1083 Pape Ave., Toronto

August 20 - August 24, 2018 Museum of Steam and Technology, 700 Woodward Ave., Hamilton

August 27 - August 31, 2018 Montgomery’s Inn, 4709 Dundas Street West, Toronto

Children are introduced to Irish culture, language, music, (whistle, fiddle), singing, dancing, sports, crafts etc. For i nformation contact Maureen Mulvey-O Leary

For more information email Maureen O'Leary or call 416-446-6993