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Festivals & Events Prince Edward Island

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Our festivals and events showcase the remarkable artistic, culinary, cultural and musical talents of our small Island community.

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Events Calendar

A Stanley Bridge Christmas

A grand day in Stanley Bridge with three locations open: craft fair at the hall 10am-2pm, lunch specials at Carr's Oyster Bar & Gift Shop 10am-4pm and chocolate at Jane & Sue Chocolate 11am-5pm

dance umbrella Presents: Nutcracker

dance umbrella presents this beloved holiday tradition as we dream of sugarplums, candy canes, and other enchanting sweets. This reimagined telling of the classic story will feature some of your favorite music and whimsical elements

Etsy Team PEI Holiday Market

Shop local this holiday season! You'll find the most unique handcrafted gifts at #EtsyTeamPEIHolidayMarket on December 4th (10-5pm) & December 5th (12-5pm) at Murphy's Pharmacies Community Centre in downtown Charlottetown.There will

Stand-Up Comedy at Tignish Legion

Celebrate the holidays with laughter! A night of live comedy at the Tignish Legion. Starring Brad Doiron, hosted by Tanya Nicolle. With opening acts Katherine Cairns & Andrea Avery.

Christmas with Cory Gallant and The Red Dirt Posse

Join Cory Gallant and The Red Dirt Posse for a very special Christmas show at the Trailside Saturday, December 4th.

Mont Carmel Concert Series

In person show featuring members of the group Chiquésa (Tanya Gallant, Christina Marie & Julie Arsenault) with special guests Mylène Ouellette & Cynthia MacLeod!

Memorial Carol Sing

An opportunity to sing the great seasonal music, plus honour a remembered person. An hour of sing-along plus some performed pieces. Be in the church (register via Eventbrite), or enjoy it live-streamed (link on St. Paul's Facebook

Christmas On The Town

Well loved Island musicians Serge Bernard, Janet McGarry, Maxine MacLennan and Norm Stewart take the stage Sunday, December 5th. Featuring beloved holiday classics, fine musicianship and plenty of laughs, this new collaboration will

Town of Kensington - Santa's Christmas Tour

Santa's convoy, featuring Kensington Police vehicles, Kensington Fire Truck, Town Float, and Santa himself, will be spreading holiday cheer through the streets of Kensington this year! Spectators are encouraged to welcome Santa to

Lennie Gallant - The Inn Keepers Christmas

Join Lennie Gallant and band to celebrate the season with the 4th annual Innkeeper’s Christmas show. This year, the top-rated multimedia show will feature songs from his new Christmas record and favourites from his 14 album catalogue.

Artisan Christmas Market

Artisans will be featuring products like metal art, pottery, knitting, photography, leather, jewelry, woodworking, herbs and spices and much more. Delicious food and a holiday atmosphere complete with musical entertainment!

A Christmas Carol: By Charles Dickens

A heartless money lender, who cares more about counting his coins than for his fellow man, Scrooge despises Christmas and everything to do with it. But will a timely visit from the haunting ghosts of Christmas past, present and future

Trailside Christmas with Ledwell and Haines

Ledwell and Haines have created an Island tradition with their popular hit, The Island Summer Review. They're looking forward to bringing that charming blend of comedy and music to this holiday-themed show, full of yuletide memories,

Martin le cordonnier

Martin the shoemaker has little taste for the Christmas party. But the story takes a strange turn when he one day receives a visit from the old priest. This heartwarming story is complemented by traditional carols performed by various

The Snowman's Ball: Christmas with Matt Andersen & Friends

Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Matt Andersen is taking the holiday party on the road! Performing holiday favourites with his trio, the show features special guest appearances by Fortunate Ones and Reeny Smith.

A Classical Christmas

A Classical Christmas! with the Island Choral Society, led by Dr. Margot Rejskind, with Magdalena von Eccher on piano.Music of the season, traditional and new, comforting and inspiring gems, ranging from Eric Whitacre's 'Glow' to the

Atlantic String Machine Xmas with Tara MacLean

Coming to the Victoria Playhouse stage this December is a wonderful collaboration between award-winning recording and touring artist Tara MacLean, and PEI’s favourite string quintet, Atlantic String Machine. This special holiday

John Gracie - Once Upon a Christmas Tour

A John Gracie Christmas is an annual Christmas concert featuring recording artist John Gracie. It's a magical evening of classic Christmas songs.

A Red Dirt Girl Christmas with special guest Blair Gaudet

Blair Gaudet is a talented singer-songwriter from Tignish and he will be joined byThe Red Dirt Girl’s trio of locally talented female artists, including founder and owner of the Red Dirt Girl Room herself, singer-songwriter and recording

Voices for the Season

Talented performers will present beautiful songs, arias, duets and harmonies on the stage of the College of Piping Performing Arts Centre stage.

Christmas Market at Bogside Brewing

We're getting in the festive spirit and hosting a Christmas market. Vendors range from quilts & knitted items, gifts for the plant lover in your life, handcrafted jewellery and candles, textile crafts, art prints and lots more.

A Christmas to Remember

Join us for an evening of heartwarming songs featuring talented local performers Cam MacDuffee, Catherine O'Brien, Caroline Bernard, Hank Stintson, Don Fraser and The Reindeer Express Band