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Festivals & Events Prince Edward Island

Discover Our Festivals & Events

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 Drawer Boy

A young actor from the big city lives with two farmers to gather stories about rural life. The farmers’ lives are irrevocably altered when art attempts to imitate life and the line between truth and fiction is crossed. Hilarious,

Tuesday Night Hootenanny

Defined as ‘an informal gathering with folk music and sometimes dancing’, The Hootenanny offers something for everyone. Hosted by local musicians Jo-Anne Ford and Michael Buell, this weekly event welcome everyone to participate

Mariner's Melodies - Free Music Series

Enjoy some free live music on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Mariner's Cove Boardwalk! Join us along the boardwalk for Mariner's Melodies, located outside Islander Life and Seaside Cafe.Special thanks to Central Coastal Tourism Partnership

Gadelle Music Shows

The Village musical acadien will again host music shows this summer by the fantastic group Gadelle, a traditional but still relevant Acadian band from the Evangeline area

Ghost Tours

Presented by The Confederation Centre of the Arts: Led by a mysterious gravedigger, this spooky stroll is full of tales about Charlottetown’s historic downtown and its dark, mysterious, sometimes haunted past.

Jailbirds: Legendary Prison Songs

You can lock 'em up, but you can't cage the music! Featuring songs by legendary artists like Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, BB King and Elvis Presley. Featuring Joce Reyome, Alicia Toner and Mike Ross with an outstanding band.

Ti-Manuel & Leah

Two popular characters from the Evangeline area,Ti-Manuel, played by actor, singer and musician Jonathan Arsenault, and Leah, played by singer and musician Jeanette MacLellan, will welcome and entertain you on the terrace.

Honk! Jr.

Honk! Jr. is a heartwarming celebration of being different that is sure to delight audiences of all ages with its sparkling wit, unique charm and memorable score. Witty and hilarious, but also deeply moving.

Dinner and Show - La Veillée au Village

La Veillée au Village Musical presents a dinner and show that promises to give you an excellent evening of comedy, music and great food! The artists, who are among the best performers and musicians in the region, have prepared hilarious

Beyond the Sea - by Kristen Da Silva

Beyond the Sea is a story about the importance of human connection told with wit and empathy through two unforgettable characters.

Sea, Sand and Fire

Join Roma's workers for a fun evening of traditional music and storytelling around the outdoor campfire in view of the Montague River.Enjoy some of Roma's tasty food: mussels, homemade bread and more! Learn to play the wooden spoons

Acadian Frolic

Meet the Acadian group Gadelle. A traditional 4 member Acadian Band hailing from the Evangeline region of PEI, Louise Arsenault, Helene Arsenault, Remi Arsenault and Caroline Bernard are all seasoned performers who play and interact

C'MON IN! Atlantic Canada's Best Kitchen Party

The folks are at the cottage for the night, so Robbie Doherty & Pierce Clarke are having a Kitchen Party every Wednesday in August!

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.

Two-Shea Comedy Dinner Theatre

Up here in Western PEI, we want you to feel right at home right away. And there’s no better way to do so than by serving you up a platter of good food and big chuckles! Adult content - viewer discretion advised.

The Island Summer Review

The Island Summer Review offers stand-up jokes, foot-stomping fiddle tunes, real Island news stories and plenty of crowd participation. The only rule? That the stories ring true to the Island, welcome everyone aged 12 to 92, and help

Bogside Farmers' Market

Our weekly summer farmers market is back for another year. Shop produce, baked goods, fresh meat & more from our awesome local producers!