The Acadia Performing Arts Series presents The Barra MacNeils East Coast Christmas at Convocation Hall in Wolfville on Friday, Dec. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

It features the five Sydney Mines musical siblings with a new show full of seasonal favourites, original tunes, songs, stories and dance. The group is working on an album due for release in the spring. On the Bright Side will feature recordings of original and traditional music.

Tickets are $40 for adults, $30 for students. They are available from the Acadia box office, by calling 902-542-5500 or 1-800-542-8425, or visiting the Acadia box office online.