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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

The Tunes and Tales of PEI

The Tunes & Tales of PEI, a new island game show for tourists and locals alike! This show will test your knowledge of our lovely Prince Edward Island. Answer questions about island history, songs and culture, and join us on stage for

Charlottetown Farmers' Market

Local vendors offer fresh produce, fresh Certified Organic produce, meat, fish, cheese, eggs, spices, maple syrup, baked goods, preserves, apple cider, ethnic foods, arts, crafts and much more.

DiverseCity - Multicultural Street Festival - Charlottetown

Atlantic Canada’s largest cultural festival, Charlottetown’s DiverseCity Multicultural Street Festival is a not-to-be-missed celebration of the many cultures and ethnicities that make up the Island community. Filled with positive

Sturgeon Ceilidh

Local entertainment with a variety of performers. Admission includes tea, biscuits and jam. Ceilidh takes place every second week.

Along The Shore Food Hike

Participants would enjoy a flat terrain hike along the Gulf Shore Parkway from Fisherman's Wharf Lobster Suppers to Cavendish Beach in the PEI National Park. The hike ends after you cross The Lake of Shining Waters. Enjoy the entertainment

Anne and Gilbert, The Musical

Anne of Green Gables is in Love. Experience Canada's greatest love story in the critically acclaimed and widely loved musical Anne & Gilbert.

Sunday Night Shenanigans Show / Ceilidh

Hosted by PEI's legendary Judy MacLean, the long-running ceilidh features well-known local musicians and performers. Onsite canteen and door prizes.

Tip Er Back Ceilidh

Join PEI trio Allan Betts, Clive Currie and Wade Murray for a mix of Maritime, traditional, country and original music. Featuring weekly special guests and forever guest Darlene Bradley.

Stick & Bow

Stick & Bow, “the trailblazing Montreal duo that plays everything from Bach to Radiohead” (CBC Music), unites marimba player Krystina Marcoux and cellist Juan Sebastian Delgado.

The Great Benjamin Circus

A traditional circus that offers amazing acts of international quality while being true to the traditional circus roots. Great Benjamins Circus and its caravans travel to the four corners of North America; from Florida to California,

Back Home Tonight Concert Series -Gordon Belsher & Todd MacLean

Gordon Belsher is “back home” at the cozy Women's Institute Hall in Stanley Bridge hosting a concert series on Mondays. Guests will include his multi talented son-inlaw Todd MacLean, and Island fiddlers Courtney Hogan-Chandler

Comedian Ryan Doucette

Back by popular demand Ryan Doucette hits hard truths about growing up in a small town, drinking and what it takes to be a stand up.

Ceilidh in the City

The Ceilidh In the City is a weekly musical showcase of the Island's finest musicians and storytellers. Featuring stories and songs about farming, fishing and a simpler time.

Live Jazz at Baba's Lounge

Live Jazz every Thursday night at Baba's Lounge. - - June 23 Pat Metheny Night - June 30 Jake Hanlon (NS guitar) - July 7 Teresa Doyle

Logan Richard

Spellbinding R&B grooves, pop hooks galore, a smooth voice that wraps you in, and tasteful blues-tinged guitar licks that make you realize why many are calling him one of the best up-and-coming young guitarists in the country.

The Love Junkies at the Trailside!

Local party band the Love Junkies at the Trailside! Featuring Colin Buchanan (Paper Lions/Sorrey), Chris Coupland (Mars Hill), Logan Richard, Dennis Ellsworth and Pat Deighan (The Orb Weavers). The Love Junkies play a mix of popular