Pleasant Bay
Music, Festivals & Events in Pleasant Bay & Area

Pleasant Bay on the Cabot Trail is home to great music, festivals and events.

Discover the magic of the Cabot Trail at Pleasant Bay and area, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia as we celebrate our rich culture with Celtic music, traditions, seafood feasts and dancing.

While you’re here, you won’t want to miss the Celtic Colours International Music Festival, during which the Cabot Trail is ablaze with some of the world’s most stunning scenery and alive with ceilidhs, fresh seafood feasts, lobster boils and concerts. Our ocean-side location on the edge of the beautiful Cape Breton Highlands National Park makes Pleasant Bay one of the best places to experience the captivating scenery of the Celtic Colours Festival.

Check out the line-up of Cape Breton music legends and get your toes tapping to a wide range of our best tunes. Bring the kids and make it a family occasion as you experience a way of life that can only be found on our island.