The four-day North End Halifax folk festival In the Dead of Winter kicked off Wednesday night with the big ticket show featuring Shawn Colvin. Thursday night the multi-venue fun kicks off. Some of Nova Scotia’s finest young musicians will be taking stage including Willie Stratton, Breagh MacKinnon and Mo Kenney. Shows start at 8:00 p.m. and range in price from $10-15. Tickets available at the door or online.
- The Company House: Breagh MacKinnon, Mo Kenney, Stewart Legere
- The Bus Stop Theatre: Jenny Berkel, Willie Stratton, Moonshine Ramblers
- 2053 Gottingen: Zoe Leger, Joe Grass, Jeff Torbert
- Eye Level Gallery: Mary Milne, Kev Corbett, Steven Bowers