The monthly Ceilidh Concert at the Bonshaw Hall will be held on May 28 from 2–4 pm. Performers include: The Fresh Air Inspectors, singer and fiddler Karen Graves, singer-songwriter Anna Ney (Germany), singers and step-dancers Emma Bowers and Olivia Blacquiere, plus regulars Herb MacDonald, Phil Pineau and Tony the Troubador. There will be a 50/50 draw, lunch, and open stage time. Admission is by donation with proceeds going to the Bonshaw Hall. Everyone welcome. Accessible for smaller wheelchairs. 902-675-4093, Facebook page
Dunes 'n Tunes — A Seaside Ceilidh
A lively evening of Maritime music, fiddling, and stepdancing hosted by Johnny Ross (piano), with Peggy Clinton (vocals, guitar), Jordan LeClair (vocals, guitar), Allison Giggey (fiddle), Megan Pollard (fiddle) and Rachel Duncan (dance). The fourth season begins June 27 and continues every Tuesday at 7:30 pm to September 19 at the Brackly Beach Community Centre, 3330 Brackley Point Road, Rte 15. Admission at the door (no advance sales). 902-659-2137
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 at the door.
Every Tuesday night 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 on the third Sunday of the month at 7 pm. Local musicians perform. Lunch is served. Rte 13
MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidhs
MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidh Concerts take place on select Tuesdays from May 30–October 3 at 31228 Rte 2, Richmond. Doors open at 7 pm. Show at 7:30 pm. Enjoy a PEI traditional/original Scottish show featuring Cecelia (MacKinnon) Bell in concert with Scottish bagpipes, fiddling, accordion, songs, and more. Dates are May 30; June 6, 20, 27; July 11, 18; August 1, 8, 22, 29; September 12, 19, 26; and October 3. Tickets available at the door or call Cecelia, 902-854-3513.
Ceilidh at the Malpeque W.I. Hall every Wednesday from June 28–August 30 from 7:30–9:30 pm. Hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan with fiddler Andy Doucette, singer/guitarist Shane Pendergast, and stepdancer Veronica Murray. Celtic and Maritime music, fun, and stories. Island strawberries and ice cream available at intermission. Route 20 Malpeque, PE. 902-836-4310
Ross Family Ceilidh
The Ross Family Ceilidh has moved to a new location, Clinton Hills, for their 12th season. They will perform every Monday and Wednesday from June 19 to September 27 at 7:30 pm. This brother-sister group presents high-energy PEI roots music with synchronized stepdancing. Fun for all ages. Featuring Danielle Ross (vocals, fiddle, dance), Johnny Ross (piano), Stephanie Ross (vocals, guitar, dance), and Dorothy Ross (dance). Snacks and buffet available. Licensed venue. Tickets available online, by phone 902-886-3080, or at the door. Clinton Hills is located at 123 Harding Creek Road, off Route 6, near Cavendish. rossfamily.ca
St. Paul’s Parish Sturgeon Ceilidh
St Paul’s Parish Ceilidh at St Paul’s Parish Hall. Admission by donation. Tea and biscuits will be served. Doors open at 6 pm. Entertainment starts at 6:30 pm. Hall is at located at Rte 17A in Sturgeon.
Stanley Bridge Ceilidh
Ceilidh at the Stanley W.I. Hall every Thursday from June 29–September 28 from 7:30–9:30 pm. Hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan with fiddler Andy Doucette, singer/guitarist Shane Pendergast, and stepdancer Veronica Murray. Celtic and Maritime music, fun, and stories. Island strawberries and ice cream available at intermission. Route 6 & 224, Stanley Bridge, PE. 902-836-4310