Pioneer Day

Location

4119 Highway 223

Iona

Bras d’Or Lakes Scenic Drive

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Contact

T: 902-725-2272

T: 866-442-3542

Rates & Dates

September 6th, 2014 to September 6th, 2014

Description

This afternoon festival of rural life is for the entire family. See demonstrations of flax processing, candle and soap making, and play horseshoes. Watch the Cash Carding Mill demonstrations, treadle sewing, and a spinning frolic, fiddling, piping, Gaelic singing, step dancing, a céilidh, corn boil, and a whole lot more. Shelly Campbell will also provide a workshop on bowing techniques in the Cape Breton fiddle tradition. In addition, there will be a textile exhibit on display in the Malagawatch Church.

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Admission: Regular admission rates apply
Off-season rates available

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