Monthly Ceilidh Concert at the Bonshaw Hall (October 29) from 7–9 pm. Performers will include guests: Rick Brennan, folk duo Bryson Guptill & Lyle Clarke, singer Carl Wigmore; plus local musicians. There’s a 50/50 draw, lunch, and open stage time. All ages welcome; accessible for small wheelchairs. Admission is by donation, with proceeds going to the Fund for Tozia Orphanage in Haiti. FB, 902-675-4093
Ceilidhs at the Irish Hall
Ceilidhs, featuring the best in the traditional music that is part of our heritage, take place on Friday evenings at the Irish Cultural Centre, presented by the Benevolent Irish Society. Show starts at 8 pm. The Irish Cultural Centre, 582 North River Rd, Charlottetown.
Ceilidh in the City
The Ceilidh in the City takes place every Wednesday to mid-November at Jack Blanchard Family Centre, 7 Pond St, Charlottetown. The show is hosted by Island musicians with Kendall Docherty as host on vocals and keyboard, Peter Burke, vocals, guitar, harmonica as co-host, Heartz Godkin, bass guitar and Brian Knox, drums. The Ceilidh, in its 7th season, will play tribute to all things Canadian with shows taylored to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday. Lineup is: Rockin In The Harvest—Terry Dunsford, Scott White and Steve Guy (October 18); East Coast Kitchen Party—Leon Gallant and Michael Pendergast (October 25). There will be two shows in November and a Christmas Show. Holy Redeemer Parish provides Canteen service. Shows start at 7:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm. This is a family friendly accessible venue with ample parking. Admission is at the door. FB CeilidhInTheCity.
Dunstaffnage Community Centre hosts a ceilidh on the first Sunday of the month featuring the house band Roadmasters—Ivor Price, Wayne Diamond, Theo Wiegers and Dave Moore and guest performers. Lunch is served. Admission is at the door.
Every Tuesday from 8–11 pm a ceilidh will held at the Kings Playhouse, Georgetown. Evening includes dancing. Local musicians perform.
Kelly’s Cross Ceilidhs
Ceilidhs take place in the Kelly’s Cross Hall the third Sunday of the month at 7 pm. Local musicians perform. Lunch is served. Rte 13
St. Paul’s Parish Ceilidh
St Paul’s Parish Ceilidhs are held alternate Sundays (October 22). Located Rte 17A east of Montague at St Paul’s Parish Hall. Doors open at 6 pm and entertainment begins at 6:30 pm. Enjoy an evening of local entertainment. Lineup: Allan Mac Donald & Company, Keven Jesso & Kenny MacKinnon, Mick O’Connor, Jo Anne Ford & Mike Buell, MacDonald Sisters Doris & Marie, Ralph Jenkins, Garnet Buell & The Singing Islanders, Colton Matheson, Irving Hayter, Urban Chaisson, Wayne MacLean, Marie MacIntyre and Barbara MacKenzie.
Stratford Ceilidh is one of PEI’s longest continued ceilidhs. Enjoy an evening of fun and music on the second Sunday of each month at 7 pm. Local musicians perform. Proceeds of the night are donated to Children’s Wish Foundation. It takes place at R.L.Cotton Centre, 57 Bunbury Rd, Stratford. 902-569-2732
Stratford Lions Ceilidh
The Stratford Lions Ceilidhs are held at 7 pm on the third Tuesday of each month (October 17) at the Cotton Centre, 57 Bunbury Road, Stratford. Admission includes lunch. Info: Irma, 902-569-3956