AlgomaTrad is a registered charity dedicated to building community through the celebration, sharing, and learning of traditional music, dance, arts, and heritage craft

Fiddle fun at AlgomaTrad

Since 2004, AlgomaTrad  has produced over 300 programs and events, including community dances, concerts, workshops, festivals, and its annual Family Camp, while hosting over 200 nationally and internationally renowned performers, artists, and mentors. We are currently developing the year-round, environmentally-sustainable AlgomaTrad Centre on St. Joseph Island.

Donate Now Through!If you’d like to make a donation to support our work and the building of the AlgomaTrad Centre, we thank you!

AlgomaTrad 2022 Online Auction Now Open!

Our amazing AlgomaTrad auction has 35 great offerings, including cabin (or yurt!) stays, online private lessons,  commissioned tunes, aids for growing, cooking, and serving your food, handmade items, and more.  Check them out at  and be sure to tell your friends!

Want one of Canada’s finest musicians to write a tune just for you? Looking for an amazing vacation cabin stay? In need of some private virtual lessons with some of your favourite teachers? All of these, as well as artwork and one-of-a-kind handmade items, are available at the AlgomaTrad Online Auction!

Everyone can take part in the auction: invite your family and friends, share the link, and spread the word.  It’s an on-line event, so kick back, check out the amazing offerings from wherever you are.

Signing up to bid is free, easy, confidential, and there is no obligation. See all the offerings and register at:

Bidding can be done in two ways: entering a one-time bid, or setting up a proxy bid system.  This year, there is also extended bidding. Details are on the opening page of the site and easy to figure out!

The auction raises critical money for the Nicholas Missere Bursary Fund and support the annual AlgomaTrad Family Camp, so your bidding has a real and lasting impact.  You can have fun and make a difference all at the same time.

Check out the options, opportunities, and adventures, and be a part of AlgomaTrad wherever you are. Thank you, sincerely, for supporting AlgomaTrad.  Happy bidding and good luck!

AlgomaTrad news

8 August 2022 / Read more

AlgomaTrad 2022 Online Auction Now Open!

AlgomaTrad 2022 Online Fundraiser Auction Now Open!

29 July 2022 / Read more

Annual AlgomaTrad Staff Concert Extravaganza, Thursday, August 11, 7:30pm

Annual AlgomaTrad Staff Concert Extravaganza, Thursday, August 11, 7:30pm, Centennial Grounds, Richards Landing.

7 July 2022 / Read more

Summer 2022 Programs at the AlgomaTrad Centre

AlgomaTrad Summer 2022 Workshops at the Centre, including blacksmithing, eco-printing, music, stepdance, youth acoustic night, and more!

29 April 2022 / Read more

AlgomaTrad Family Camp 2022 now open for registration!

The 19th Annual Algoma Traditional Music, Dance, and Heritage Arts Family Camp (AlgomaTrad Family Camp 2022) is now open for registration. The camp runs from Monday evening, August 08 to Sunday morning, August 14.  Register Now or find out more About Camp. AlgomaTrad Family Camp 2022 features an exciting cast of great Canadian musicians and […]

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