Entertainment

Live Music

Live Music

It wouldn’t be a festival without live music! Listen to the traditional music of Lebanon all weekend long. Enjoy live singing from world class entertainers, accompanied by a variety of live dance performances. Get ready for a weekend full of energetic music and entertainment!

Live Dance Performances

Live Dance Performances

Dabke, the traditional Lebanese dance, is one of the greatest forms of entertainment at the Lebanese Cedar Festival. A number of different Dabke groups from Diman Association Canada, Canadian Lebanon Society, Our Lady of Lebanon, and Saint Antonios Orthodox Church take the stage each year. Dancers of all ages are invited to perform exciting and […]

Church Tours

Church Tours

Our Lady of Lebanon Church has been a cornerstone of many lives in the Lebanese community in Halifax. The Lebanese Cedar Festival would not be possible without the church or its dedicated parishioners. Attending a church tour is a great way to learn about the history, achievements, and importance of Our Lady of Lebanon. Church […]

Beirut Café

Beirut Café

One of the best Lebanese pastimes is enjoying the company of family and friends, with beautiful weather and delicious food and drinks. The Beirut Café offers a taste of authentic Lebanese culture like no other and is the perfect place to experience the spirited and easygoing Lebanese lifestyle. Gather a group of friends and savor […]

Lebanese Chef Extraordinaire

Lebanese Chef Extraordinaire

A delicious and exquisite Lebanese dish is made with 3 simple ingredients: passion, love, and garlic. Four contestants will compete against each other to determine who can create the best looking, smelling and tasting Lebanese entrée in a live cooking show where judges will rank and decide on the winner. Find out what it takes […]

Fersan Al-Arz

Fersan Al-Arz Cedar Festival Dabke Group

Lebanon has made its mark on the world with its energetic and exciting traditional dance performances called ‘Dabke’. A number of performers ranging from 5 – 25 years old will take the stage and showcase their moves to the up-tempo beat of Lebanese music. Between the jumps and turns, these synchronized dancers will be sure […]

Dabke With The Stars

Dabke With The Stars Cedar Festival Version

Lights, Camera, Action! Get ready for a show full of excitement and suspense as our professional dancers partner up with fans of Dabke who have never danced before. Each couple will choreograph a traditional Dabke routine and demonstrate their talent in front of a panel of past performers who have hung up their Dabke shoes […]