Where sandy beaches, Celtic music and Gaelic culture are all around you!


On Route 19, the Ceilidh Trail, Inverness County, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia!

If you like the traditional Cape Breton music this is the place to be. There is something going on virtually every night of the week, either in Mabou or a neighbouring community. The West Mabou Family Square Dance operates year round, every Saturday night.

During July and August some of the regular events are:
Monday – Brook Village Adult Square Dance 10 pm – 1 am
Tuesday – Ceilidh at Mabou Hall 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wednesday – Ceilidh at Ceilidh Cottages, West Mabou (subject to change)
Thursday – Glencoe Mills Square Dance 10 pm – 1 am
Friday – S.W. Margaree Square Dance 9:30 pm – 1 am
Saturday – West Mabou Family Square Dance 10 pm – 1 am
Sunday – Mabou, Fiddlers Matinee Red Shoe Pub 4 pm – 8 pm