Festival Dates August 6th to August 11th, 2017

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2018 OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONIES

The Barra MacNeils
Kyle, Lucy, Sheumas, Stewart, Boyd and Jamie Gatte

2018 marks 31 years for the Sydney Mines, Cape Breton Island based MacNeils, in an outstanding recording and touring career. Multi-award winners, The Barra MacNeils have released numerous recordings. Canada’s Celtic ambassadors, The Barra MacNeils continue to perform to sold-out audiences throughout Canada, the USA, the Caribbean and United Kingdom.

Time: 7 pm: Opening Ceremonies
7:30 pm: Special Musical Guests THE BARRA MACNEILS

Place: Miramichi Civic Centre • 487 King George Highway

Tickets: Advance $35.00* • Door $40.00
On sale locally at Brookdale Flower Shop, Kingston Car Wash or at www.miramichifolksongfestival.com

Weekly Passes: $100 includes all evening shows and closing Dinner/concert. Opening ceremonies will include, Mayor Adam Lordon, Hon. Bill Fraser, Hon. Lisa Harris and MP Pat Finnigan.

 

Susan Butler invites you to join her on the launching of her new book “For the Love of It”, a history of the Miramichi Folksong Festival and her 35 years as volunteer director. Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00pm at the Beaverbrook Kin Centre. Reception to follow. Continue Reading

Celebrating our 60th Anniversary of the Miramichi Folksong Festival, a Celebration Concert featuring the Sussex Ave. Fiddlers will be held on Sunday, May 28 at 2:00pm at Carrefour Beausoleil School, 300 Beaverbrook Road in Miramichi. Special guests Ivan and Vivian Hicks with local guests/NBCMHF inductees Jimmy Lawlor, James Morrison and Susan Butler. Advance tickets are… Continue Reading

Our Annual White Gold Dinner/Concert will be held on Sunday, February 12th, 2017 at the Beaverbrook Kin Centre with Leander Mendoza from Halifax and local performers. Tickets are $35 by reservation only. Tickets are available now online or by contacting Susan at 506-622-1780 or email susanbutler@xplornet.com. To purchase your tickets now, click here. Continue Reading

Upcoming Events

2018 OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONIES

2018 OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONIES

The Barra MacNeils Kyle, Lucy, Sheumas, Stewart, Boyd and Jamie Gatte 2018 marks 31 years for the Sydney Mines, Cape Breton Island based MacNeils, in an outstanding recording and touring career. Multi-award winners, The Barra MacNeils have released numerous recordings. Canada’s Celtic ambassadors, The Barra MacNeils continue to perform to sold-out audiences throughout Canada, the… Continue Reading

“For the Love of It” Book Launch

Susan Butler invites you to join her on the launching of her new book “For the Love of It”, a history of the Miramichi Folksong Festival and her 35 years as volunteer director. Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:00pm at the Beaverbrook Kin Centre. Reception to follow. Continue Reading

Contact Information

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Fax (506) 623-2261

PO Box 13, Miramichi New Brunswick E1V 3M2

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