Calendar

Sat, June 16, 2018

BC Highland Games and Scottish Festival

1:45pm-2:30pm - Main Stage
3:30pm-4:15pm - Beer Gardens

Och aye! Kilt up and join Blackthorn and all the fun at the BC Highland Games and Scottish Festival presented by the United Scottish Cultural Society.

Percy Perry Stadium, 1299 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam,

For more information:
www.bchighlandgames.com

Sat, June 23, 2018

San Juan Community Theatre

7:30pm
100 2nd Street, Friday Harbor, WA

Tickets and Information: sjctheatre.org

Sun, July 1, 2018

Canada Day Celebration at Edmonds Plaza & Park

1:40pm–2:30pm
Edmonds Plaza & Park, 7433 Edmonds Street Burnaby

Sat, July 14, 2018

McBurney Plaza Summer Series - Celtic Celebration

McBurney Plaza, Langley
6-7pm

Lively music, traditional dancing and a whole lot of fun!

Join us in McBurney Plaza for a memorable Celtic themed evening including live entertainment, craft beer, local wine and delicious street food.  

The McBurney Plaza Summer Series evening events are 19+, adult-only events.  

As limited space is available, tickets are required.

More information.

Wed, July 25, 2018

Trout Lake Outdoor Summer Concert Series

6:30-8:30pm
Trout Lake Community Centre, 3360 Victoria Drive, Vancouver

The youth will be hosting a BBQ at every concert and there will also be a kids' craft station.

Free family fun!

Sat, July 28, 2018

72nd Annual Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering

Enumclaw Expo Center
45224 - 284th Avenue SE, Enumclaw, Washington

Blackthorn - Center Stage
10:30am–11:15am
1:30pm–2:15pm
3:30pm–4:15pm

Saturday Night Ceilidh - South Stage
6:15pm–6:30pm

www.sshga.org

Sun, July 29, 2018

72nd Annual Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering

Enumclaw Expo Center
45224 - 284th Avenue SE, Enumclaw, Washington

Blackthorn - Center Stage
10:30am–11:15am
1:30pm–2:15pm
3:30pm–4:15pm
 

www.sshga.org

Fri, August 17, 2018

Galway Bay Irish Pub

8–midnight
880 Point Brown Avenue NE Ocean Shores, WA USA

Galway Bay Irish Pub

Tel: 360.289.2300
www.galwaybayirishpub.com

Sat, August 18, 2018

Galway Bay Irish Pub

8–midnight
880 Point Brown Avenue NE Ocean Shores, WA USA

Galway Bay Irish Pub

Tel: 360.289.2300
www.galwaybayirishpub.com

Mon, August 20, 2018

Irish & Folk Mondays

6-8pm: open session
8pm: Blackthorn

Boundary Bay Brewery Beer Garden
1107 Railroad Ave, Bellingham, WA

Sat, September 22, 2018

House Concert in South Surrey / White Rock

Doors: 6:30pm / Show: 7pm

Art Showcase: Duncan McDougall Sr. Home Art Gallery of original landscape photographs.

Light refreshments, snacks, door prizes!

$20 advance / $25 at the door Tickets and info: (604) 535-9992 or email (some assembly required): lemcd at shaw.ca

Fri, October 19, 2018

15th Annual Galway Bay Celtic Music Feis

October 19–21
Blackthorn peformance details TBD

Fri, October 26, 2018

Harrison Beer Festival - Cask Night

6:30pm–10:30pm
St Alice Hall, Harrison Hot Springs Resort

Harrison Beer Festival8–10 brewers in a friendly competition. Vote for your favourite cask. You choose who takes home the coveted trophy. And you get a chance to win tickets to next years event.

Casks will be tapped at 6:45 pm. Buffet is available from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

$30 includes a sampling glass, three tasting tokens and all-inclusive access to the Cask Night Buffet.

Click here for more info - including: Tickets, Accommodations, Directions

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Past Performance Highlights

Old Warson Golf & Country Club, St. Louis, MO;
Focal Point Coffee House, St. Louis, MO;
Northwest Washington State Fair, WA;
Bumbershoot Festival, Seattle WA;
Northwest Folk Life Festival, Seattle WA;
Portland Highland Games, OR;
Pacific Northwest Highland Games and Gathering of the Clan, Enumclaw, WA
International Folk Dance Festival, Ferndale WA;
Irish House 2010 Pavilion, Vancouver
Opening for Irish Descendants, Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver;
BC Highland Games;
Vancouver's First Night;
Canadian Int'l Dragon Boat Festival;
Celtic Festival, Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver;
Timmy's Christmas Telethon, CBC, Vancouver;
Richmond Tall Ships Festival
Fall Harvest Gathering, Quail's Gate Winery, Kelowna;
Kelowna Fringe Folk Club;
Word on the Street -Vancouver Literary Festival;
CityFest, Vancouver;
Country Celebration, GVRD Parks, Langley;
Fraser River Festival, GVRD Parks, Deas Island;
Coquitlam's First Night Celebrations;
Point Grey Fiesta, Discovery Park;
International Bog Day, Delta;
Granville Island's Children's Hospital Benefit;
Festival du Bois, Coquitlam

Guest artists on the World Champion SFU Pipe Band album Do Mo Chara Maith;
Featured performers at the SFU Pipe Band's CD release concert & ceilidh;
Hornby Island Festival, Salt Spring Island;
Celtic Festival, Starfish Room, Vancouver;
Island Folk Festival, Duncan;
Avalon Fair, Salt Spring Island & New Brighton Park, Vancouver
Harrison Lake Concert;
W.I.S.E. Hall;
P.N.E.;
Vancouver Sea Festival;
Canada Day, Canada Place Vancouver;
Burnaby Village Museum; Aberthau Mansion "Coffee House";
Coast Hotel, Penticton; Granville Island Arts Club Lounge;
Ambleside Park "Harmony Arts Festival";
The "Celtic Connection" & Gaelic League Football Party

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