One of the most beloved concerts of the season, the Barra MacNeils Celtic Christmas is a highly entertaining mix of traditional and original seasonal fare stamped with lush vocal harmonies and instrumental brilliance. The five Cape Breton siblings deliver family entertainment at its best, leaving lasting magical memories.
TIME TO CELEBRATE! A Celtic Christmas with the Barra MacNeils
One of the most beloved concerts on the seasonal circuit, the Barra MacNeils Celtic Christmas features a highly entertaining mix of traditional seasonal fare along with entertaining stories and dance, stamped with their lush harmonies and brilliant instrumental stylings. Their unique show is crafted to bring a Celtic spin to traditional favourites and their own original musical treasures.
Hailing from Sydney Mines, Cape Breton Island, the five versatile siblings are deeply rooted in Celtic music, culture, dance, language, and history. Their numerous critically acclaimed recordings have included their own original songs as well as tried and true standards, both instrumental and vocal.
The Barra MacNeils live concert experience is family entertainment at its highest level leaving magical memories that will last beyond the season and bringing back audiences time and again.
Please Note To attend this performance, you must show one of the following upon arrival: • Proof of vaccination along with a valid government-issued ID • Written exemption from the Chief Public Health Office confirming inability to be vaccinated
Masks are required at all times but can be removed while eating or drinking.
If you have already purchased tickets and are unable to meet these requirements, you can contact the box office for a refund at 1-800-565-0278.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 8:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Sometimes referred to as sensory-friendly experiences, Relaxed Performances give the opportunity for those with various sensitivities towards sensory stimuli to experience and enjoy live theatre.
These performances will be designed in a way to be more comfortable for audience members who may experience anxiety or are not comfortable with some aspects of a traditional theatre setting. This can include people on the Autism Spectrum and their families; those with sensory and communicative disorders or learning disabilities; people with Tourette’s syndrome; someone who might need to move often due to chronic pain or to use the facilities; or even parents with toddlers.
Relaxed Performances offered during the 2021 Charlottetown Festival: