September Events at the Grace

Welcome to the August / September Events Schedule at The Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre, Creamery Square, Tatamagouche.
Visit our web site for more information or to buy tickets online.

FESTIVAL | Tata Fest!
August 18 to 27

Tata Fest is a 10-day festival of arts, social justice, sustainability, and down home hospitality. With workshops, performances and engaging conversations in a beautiful seacoast setting.

Visit Creamery Square for Tata Fest fun from August 18 to 27.
Full event schedule is available at

MUSIC | Open Mic Night
August 24, 7:30pm

We’ve been having a great time at our last few Thursday open mic nights. Hosted by Jim White, this is a great opportunity for new and seasoned musicians to bring their talents to the big stage. Everyone’s welcome at the Grace Jollymore Jam!

Come sing with us on Thursday, August 24th at 7:30pm.
Free admission. Donations welcome. Bar available

ART | : John Perkins Solo Art Exhibition
August 25 to September 17

The exhibition will run from August 25th to September 17th at the Ice House Gallery. Everyone is welcome to attend the opening reception on Friday, August 25th at 7pm.

Opening Reception: Friday, August 25 from 7-9pm.

THEATRE | Bard by the Bay
August 26 & 27 at 4pm.

Bring thine own chair to the 5th edition of Bard by the Bay, a performance of real and pseudo-Shakespeare scenes on the outdoor Senator’s Stage in Creamery Square. This production stars the , North Shore Players, a non-profit group of theatre lovers from Tatamagouche.

Tickets $15 adults / $8 students
Available at Fulton’s Apothecary or at the door.

MUSIC | Jake Duggan and his band

Saturday, September 9, 2017
7:30pm 10:00pm

There is a new country star on Nova Scotia’s North Shore. Jake Duggan is turning heads and for good reason. He’s just that darn good. You’ll be impressed with the calibre of this young talent. Accompanied by his band, Jake will be featured at The Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre on Sat. Sept. 9, at 7:30. Don’t miss it!

Admission $15. Tickets available at Fulton’s Pharmacy, Tatamagouche and online at

ART | Stephan Hederich Solo Exhibition

Friday, September 22, 2017, 7:00pm

This exhibition will run from September 22nd to October 15th at the Ice House Gallery. Everyone is welcome to attend the opening reception on Friday, September 22nd at 7pm.
.Go to Stephan’s web site.

MUSIC | Valdy in Concert

Saturday, September 30, 2017
7:30pm 10:00pm

Valdy has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop and folk music for over 34 years. He’s a singer, guitarist and songwriter who catches the small but telling moments that make up life.

Remembered for Play Me a Rock and Roll Song, Valdy has sold almost half a million copies of his 13 albums, has two Juno Awards (Folk Singer of the Year and Folk Entertainer of the Year), a total of seven Juno nominations and four Gold albums to his credit.

Tickets $25/$20 for seniors and students.

Available soon at Fulton’s Pharmacy, at The Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre and online at

MUSIC | The Swinging Belles

Thursday, October 5, 2017
7:30pm 9:30pm

2016 Juno winners, The Swinging Belles, a swing band for kids from St. John’s, NL, are intent on getting both kids and adults to kick up their heels and have a swinging good time with the whole family!

Tickets available soon online or at Fulton’s Pharmacy, Tatamagouche.

Brought to you by Canada 150

Line Dancing at The Grace

Sun, Oct 15, 2017 2:00-3:30 pm
to Sun, Dec 3, 2017

Enjoy a FREE 8 week line dancing session sponsored by The North Shore Area Community Health Board, dancing to all styles of music. Held at The Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre with instructor Debbie Davis-Maybee. 90 minutes of great exercise and social time.

Oct 15 – Dec 3, 2pm – 3:30 pm. Donations to The Grace are welcome. For more information please call Debbie 902-324-0681.

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