Approximate running time: 2 hours
9201 Corbould St
Chilliwack BC V2P 4A6
One of the most beloved concerts on the seasonal circuit, THE BARRA MACNEILS EAST COAST CHRISTMAS features a highly entertaining mix of traditional seasonal fare along with entertaining stories and new musical twists stamped with their lush harmonies and intricate instrumental stylings. Their show has been touring nationally, as well as in the U.S, for years to sold-out houses. Fans can look forward to classic favourites including “O Holy Night”, “Ave Maria”, “Christmas in Killarney” and “Auld Lang Syne” as well as some comedy, seasonal stories, music, singing, dance, and memories that will extend beyond the season and last a lifetime.
Canada’s Celtic ambassadors, Cape Breton-based family group the Barra MacNeils are widely regarded as one of the greatest live concert acts in the Celtic world. Their live performance offers a depth of talent that includes multiple lead vocalists, beautiful sibling harmonies, top-drawer instrumental talent on a wide variety of acoustic, stringed, percussion and wind instruments blended with dancing, storytelling, humour, and Gaelic songs. It is family entertainment at the highest level.
Steeped in Cape Breton tradition with strong Celtic roots and musical artistry, this diverse and talented family group continues to wow audiences around the world. They were nominated for PEI`s Fan`s Choice Award for Entertainers of the year (2014). They continue to perform to sold out audiences throughout Canada, the USA, the Caribbean, and the United Kingdom.