What is a cairn?

*An excerpt from my new upcoming book, Thank Your Lucky Stones (Mary Loretta McGillis) A Cairn at Trent University and Cairns of Scotland A cairn is a human-made pile or stack of stones. The word cairn comes from the Scottish Gaelic word càrn (heap of stones). There is a centuries old Scottish tradition of carrying … Continue reading →

Lakefield Fairy & Dragon Trail

Lakefield Fairy & Dragon Trail Map

Discover Lakefield’s Fairy Kingdom and WIN PRIZES! Walk through the Village of Lakefield & look for 19 Fairy & Dragon doors, all year round! There are many fairy doors, a few dragon doors, a fairy wishing tree and mural and other fun fairy treats for you to discover in Lakefield! Make a day of it!  Put … Continue reading →

SPARK Photo Festival 2018

Skara Brae - Photo by Tara Molson

Celtic Connection is participating in the SPARK Photo Festival 2018!  From April 1st through April 30th, Celtic Connection will be displaying the work of local photographer Tara Molson.  Drop by the store and see some of Tara’s work.  Here is a wee preview: From the SPARK Photo Festival website: “The SPARK Photo Festival is a … Continue reading →

Secret Dragon Bubble Recipe

Dragon Bubble

SECRET RECIPE FOR CELTIC CONNECTION DRAGON BUBBLES PLEASE like us on Facebook at CelticConnectionCanada and PLEASE share this special, magical recipe with all Fairy & Dragon lovers … featured at our annual Fairy & Dragon Fest in Lakefield, Ontario, CANADA. Ingredients Blue Dawn Dish Detergent (750 ml bottle) Guar Gum Water (3 gallons) Magic Baking Powder … Continue reading →