Some workshops require pre-registration online or by phone. All others are on-demand and you may register on arrival at front desk.
For more information or to register for workshops, please call us at (902) 787-2708.
or e-mail us at

Beginner Stepdance Lessons (with Siobhan Beaton or Hailee LeFort)
Half-hour workshop teaching you the basic jig and reel steps to gain a well rounded feel for Cape Breton dancing. No special footwear or clothing required
(although sneakers are more difficult to dance in).

Jun 12-Sep 1 from 9:30am-11:00am & 3:00-4:00pm
(reduced recurring lesson fee & group rates available)
No advanced registration required. Signup at front desk.
More info


Beginner Scottish Gaelic Lessons (with Joe MacMaster or Jasmyn MacDonald)
Half-hour fun-filled lesson teaching you some basic words and phrases. Also learn about milling frolics, Cape Breton Gaelic Culture and more. You will be provided with a free Gaelic translation and pronunciation sheet to take with you so you can practice what you learn!

June 12-September 1 from 9:30am-11:00am & 3:00-4:00pm. 
No advanced registration required. Signup at front desk.


Beginner Fiddle Lessons (with Hailee LeFort or Joe MacMaster)
Half-hour fun-filled lesson for beginners wishing to gain a feel for learning the fiddle. The basics will be covered including how to hold the fiddle, the notes of the 4 strings, rosin & bow, and learning your first tune! Fiddle will be provided if you do not have your own.

June 12-September 1 from 9:30am-11:00am & 3:00-4:00pm
1 hour private lesson: $40  |  30 minute lesson: $20
(reduced recurring lesson fee available)


The Buddy MacMaster Fiddle Camp: October 9-13, 2017
For intermediate & advanced fiddle players of all styles who wish to further their skills and learn the Cape Breton style from 10 of the most highly regarded Cape Breton fiddlers. Registration open for single days or the full week. Advance registration required as space is limited. $150 per day or $500 for full week.
Register Online  |  More info


Private Piano or Stepdance Lessons (with Mac Morin)
For all ages and all levels. Keyboard will be provided if taking piano lesson.
No special footwear required for stepdance lesson
(although sneakers are more difficult to dance in).
Private lessons are offered based on instructor's availability.
Please contact us with your requested date(s) and time(s).

After 6pm from June-October.
After 4pm from November-May.