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Sat. April 7th 2012 Market Square (All Ages)
1:15 - 2:00 doors at 1:15
Get Your Tartan On!

COOKEILIDH plays the festival stage at the 2nd Annual TARTAN DAY VICTORIA event in Market Square at 1:15 PM.

Victoria will celebrate the 2nd annual TARTAN DAY VICTORIA event on Saturday, April 7th, 2012 in Market Square in recognition of 'National Tartan Day' which is celebrated officially throughout Canada.

Market Square will be decked out in full Tartan with Scottish Cultural booths, Tartan Weavers, Scottish Shortbread & Baking, Pipers, Highland and Scottish Country Dancers, a Highland dog breed display, Island Farms 'Daisy the Cow', Scottish entertainment and Celtic bands.

Victoria Mayor Dean Fortin will officially open the day's festivities at 12:00 noon and there will be a steady stream of entertainment for all ages until 4:00 PM.

Whether you have Scottish roots, or you're just a closet Braveheart, you're sure to have a bonnie grand day!


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Cookeilidh (Celtic)

Cookeilidh is a 4 member Celtic band from Victoria, BC, comprised of 12-string guitar, fiddle, wooden Irish flute, electric bass, bodhran, and vocals. Noted for their high energy performance, they define their music as Celtic Craic, Trad with Attitude, Pot O' Gold Folk. "Blending the tunes of Ireland and Scotland, with a heaping spoonful of Marit... more info
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