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Saturday, July 19th, 2014— $30

lOuisRocks! - BluesFest

We kick off our LouisRocks concert series on a blue note. BluesFest will feature the best blues musicians the east coast has to offer: Thom Swift, Carson Downey, John Campbelljohn, Kim Wempe, and Curtis Matheson. With a solid rhythm line up of Kev Corbett, Kim Dunn, and Keith Mullins, this night can't be missed.

  • Start parking & ticket taking at the Visitor Reception Centre at 5:30pm
  • Bused on to site. Music Starts at 7:30pm. Fireworks to follow.
  • On-site concessions. Open air – bring your own chair!
  • Wear comfy footwear and warm clothes.
  • No Refunds or exchanges - Rain or Shine. 

STICK AROUND FOR THE AFTER Party! —Entry fee $10 or $5 with a July 19th LouisRocks ticket stub.

After the band strikes their last note and the fireworks are done, we're keeping the party going! Stop in at the Louisbourg Playhouse to keep dancing with the Privateers!

 

 

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 SuperFête! — $30

LouisRocks! – Jimmy Rankin and Còig

We'll be rockin' the quay at the Fortress of Louisbourg on August 23rd as part of our SuperFête celebrations! Join us for performances from Celtic supergroup Còig (Colin Grant, Chrissy Crowley, Rachel Davis, Darren McMullen, and Jason Roach) and an east coast favourite: Jimmy Rankin.

  • Start parking & ticket taking at the Visitor Reception Centre at 5:30pm
  • Bused on to site. Music Starts at 7:30pm. Fireworks to follow.
  • On-site concessions. Open air – bring your own chair!
  • Wear comfy footwear and warm clothes.
  • No Refunds or exchanges - Rain or Shine.

Stick around for the AFTER Party! —Entry fee $10 or $5 with an August 23rd LouisRocks ticket stub.

After Jimmy Rankin strikes his last chord and the fireworks are done, we're keeping the party going! Stop in at the Louisbourg Playhouse to keep dancing with the Privateers!

 

 

Sunday, August 24th SuperFête Regular entrance fees apply

LouisRocks! – Men of the Deeps and Barra MacNeils

Our SuperFête celebrations continue with what will be a powerful combination of talents. Fortress Louisbourg Association is pleased to present the Men of the Deeps and the Barra MacNeils in concert.

  • Music starts at 2:00pm.
  • On-site concessions. Open air – bring your own chair!
  • Wear comfy footwear and warm clothes.
  • No Refunds or exchanges - Rain or Shine.

 **Please note: this is not a ticketed event; however, regular entrance fees to the Fortress of Louisbourg National HIstoric Site do apply.

 

Saturday, September 20th, 2014 — $100

LouisRocks! – theatre production by Robyn Cathcart

Join us for a three course meal in our restaurant and then move to the Chapel for a stage concert recital directed by Robyn Cathcart. This production will explore maritime life using historic elements of the Fortress and following interesting personalities, some of whom would have inhabited the 18th century settlement.

  • Start parking & ticket taking at the Visitor Reception Centre at 5:30pm
  • Bused on to site. Music Starts at 7:30pm.
  • On-site concessions. Open air – bring your own chair!
  • Wear comfy footwear and warm clothes.
  • No Refunds or exchanges - Rain or Shine.

***SOLD OUT***

 

 

By Phone:
(902) 733-3838
**Please leave a message and your call will be returned.

In person:
Sydney - The Cape Breton Curiosity Shop, 296 Charlotte Street
Louisbourg - The Louisbourg Playhouse, 11 Aberdeen Street

 

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Louisbourg Live has an exciting line-up of theatre performances and live music concerts for 2014, staged in Louisbourg’s beautiful indoor and outdoor entertainment venues. Click below to purchase tickets for our LouisRocks concerts, Portals, Looking, Storm the Fortress, and much more!

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