Thu, September 6, 2018

Celtic Folk Music Night


All Saints Anglican Church, South Burnaby
7405 Royal Oak Avenue Burnaby, BC

7:00pm: Open mic - call/email to get on the list to stardom!
7:30pm: Blackthorn

Tickets: $20, Seniors: $15

Tel: (604) 433-0815

Sat, September 15, 2018

Burnaby Citizens' Plaza Pavers

Citizens' Plaza at the Courtyard of Burnaby City Hall, 4949 Canada Way

Official Dedication and Unveiling of the New Commemorative Paving Stones at Citizens' Plaza. A public ceremony with music and entertainment in the plaza starting at 12pm.

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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

Fri, September 28, 2018

Glow Harvest Festival

Milner Village Garden Centre 6690 216th Street, Langley, BC

For more information:

Glow is the largest indoor fall festival in greater Vancouver.

It’s all the magic and wonder of an outdoor festival, hosted inside a cozy and spacious venue.

Fri, October 12, 2018

Glow Harvest Festival

Milner Village Garden Centre 6690 216th Street, Langley, BC

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Fri, October 19, 2018

15th Annual Galway Bay Celtic Music Feis

October 19–21
880 Point Brown Avenue NE Ocean Shores, WA USA

Galway Bay Irish Pub

Tel: 360.289.2300

Blackthorn will be performing, hosting a session and involved in various workshops from Friday to Sunday - check out the festival website for full details:

Fri, October 26, 2018

Harrison Beer Festival - Cask Night

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

Tue, October 30, 2018

Glow Harvest Festival

Milner Village Garden Centre 6690 216th Street, Langley, BC

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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;
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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