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3 June 2024 / Read more

AlgomaTrad Summer 2024 Concert Series – Tickets now on sale!

The AlgomaTrad Summer Concert Series is back for 2024, featuring 3 groups of some of Canada’s finest traditional and folk musicians including Acadian family band La Famille LeBlanc on July 11, master bluegrass musicians Christopher Henry & Shane Cook with Darrin Schott and James McEleney on July 18, and the dynamic multi-instrumentalist Medusa Quartet  on […]

14 June 2024 / Read more

Summer Programs 2024

Thank you for your interest in our upcoming summer programs, which include workshops in blacksmithing, bookmaking & paper arts, and broom-making, in addition to two Acoustic Cafe evenings and a few AlgomaTrad info sessions, open to all! See below for more info and links to registration forms. AlgomaTrad is also hosting our annual Summer Concert […]

17 March 2024 / Read more

AlgomaTrad Family Camp 2024 – Registration Open!

Register Now! Join us for our 21st Anniversary. The camp runs from Monday evening, August 12, to Sunday morning, August 18. We’re excited to feature our artists this year —watch our  Facebook and Instagram pages in the coming weeks as we begin sharing who’s coming to camp!

2 June 2024 / Read more

Brook Nadjiwon Memorial Fund

At the request of Brook’s family, AlgomaTrad is honoured to accept donations in her memory for the Brook Nadjiwon Memorial Fund. More information will be made available soon. This Fund will support music students who wish to discover and grow their love for music like Brook. When you arrive on the Donation platform page, Zeffy, […]

13 May 2024 / Read more

The Barrel Boys Return to Algoma, Thursday, June 06, 7pm, AlgomaTrad Centre

Returning after an amazing sold-out show last year, The Barrel Boys, one of Canada’s foremost bluegrass ensembles, will perform at the AlgomaTrad Centre, 1249 F&G Line, St. Joseph Island on Thursday, June 06 at 7PM. Tickets are $30/Adults, $25/Seniors, $15/Students, free for 10 and under and are available HERE. Ontario bluegrass and roots band The […]

6 May 2024 / Read more

Ceili Dance & Mini-Concert, featuring Pierre Schryer and Danielle Enblom, Sunday, May 26, 2PM

This will be a lively and uplifting afternoon of called Irish Ceili Dances plus a mini-concert featuring Pierre Schryer (fiddle) and Danielle Enblom (Sean Nós Stepdancer, fiddle, dance caller) at the AlgomaTrad Centre, 1249 F&G Line, St. Joseph Island. Pierre and Danielle will be joined by Julie Schryer and Pat O’Gorman. Admission at the door: […]

21 January 2024 / Read more

2023 – What a whirlwind of a Year!

AlgomaTrad and its founders and artistic directors Julie Schryer and Pat O’Gorman hit the ground running at the beginning of 2023, ramping up the interior renovations of the Main Hall begun at the end of 2022 with $500K of funding from Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario (FedNor) and $250K (part of a $1million […]

21 January 2024 / Read more

AlgomaTrad Awarded $2 Million Infrastructure Funding from the Government of Canada!

AlgomaTrad is pleased to announce that it has received $2 Million from the Government of Canada through the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund administered by Canadian Heritage. These funds will support AlgomaTrad’s ongoing development of the AlgomaTrad Centre, located on St. Joseph Island, into a year-round arts and culture hub for camps, festivals, workshops, performances, classes, […]