Signature Events - A season of Festivals & Events

The listings here are just a taste of all the Island activities you will have to choose from. Search for events for the dates you will be visiting for the most current info.

  • Jun 28 - Sep 18

    The Indian River Festival

    Indian River

    The Indian River Festival offers a summer long series of concerts set in one of the most acoustically perfect venues to be found anywhere. Experience classical, maritime, jazz, folk/roots, choral music and much more, fea ...
  • Jun 3 - Sep 5

    Watermark Theatre Summer Festival

    North Rustico

    Classics reignited. Romeo and Juliet, An Ideal Husband, Canada 300, "The Must See Theatre on PEI" Eastern Graphic. ...
  • Jun 11 - Oct 10

    2015 Charlottetown Festival


    The Charlottetown Festival presents "Anne of Green Gables - The Musical" and Alice Through the Looking Glass. These two performances will share the summer schedule; joined by Bittergirl: The Musical at The Mack and Hocke ...
  • Jun 27 - Sep 13

    Victoria Playhouse Festival


    A summer-long Festival of Performing Arts - live theatre, musical concerts and storytelling events. Held in the beautiful and historic Victoria Hall.

    The NY Times calls it "A hidden Gem". ...
  • Jun 28 - Aug 30

    King's Playhouse Summer Festival


    Visit one of Canada's longest running theatres! Join us for an evening of drama, music, or a concert and don't forget about the weekly ceilidhs. ...
  • Jul 2 - Aug 30

    Harbourfront Theatre Festival


    Our 20th exciting season celebrates Island culture through live dramatic and musical productions featuring renowned touring artists and authentic Maritime entertainment. ...
  • Aug 28 - Aug 30

    Gran Fondo PEI


    Three days of awesome scenery, food, music and culture at Atlantic Canada's only Gran Fondo cycling event. The same weekend as the PEI Jazz and Blues and Art in the Open events. ...
  • Sep 3 - Sep 6

    L'Exposition Agricole et le Festival Acadien

    Abram Village

    A four-day event and agricultural exhibition celebrating Acadian culture. Activities include Festin Acadien avec homard, livestock judging, equestrian, petting farm, parade, fiddling and more! ...
  • Sep 4 - Oct 4

    PEI Fall Flavours Festival

    Join us at Fall Flavours, a month long, Island-wide food festival with over 60 culinary events highlighting authentic Island tastes and traditions. Food Network Canada chefs work with local chefs to present Canada’ ...
  • Sep 17 - Sep 20

    PEI International Shellfish Festival


    Every September, competitive shuckers, celebrity chefs, music lovers and a host of shellfish fans gather in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island for four days of festivities, all built around the Island's superb shellfish ...
  • Oct 16 - Oct 18

    BMO Nesbitt Burns - PEI Marathon

    This 12th annual Boston Marathon qualifying event is for runners and walkers of all levels. Categories include: Kid's run; 1K Wheelchair; 5K, 10K and 1/2 Marathon Run/Walk; and the Full Marathon. ...