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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 Guild Summer Festival

Showcasing the Ross Family Ceilidh, the Two Horse Women and Tunes & Tales of PEI along with music, comedy, dance, children's programming, visual art, late-night fun and more.

PEI Fall Flavours Culinary Festival

A month-long food festival highlighting authentic Island tastes and traditions. Food Network Canada chefs work with local chefs to present the best of Canada’s Food Island.

Beneath Springhill: The Maurice Ruddick Story - Postponed

Beneath Springhill chronicles the life of Maurice Ruddick, an African Canadian who survived the historic mining disaster in Springhill, Nova Scotia in 1958.

Tara MacLean

Island born singer/songwriter Tara MacLean has been an internationally renowned, award winning recording & touring artist for over 20 years.

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.

Dreamer – The Supertramp Experience

The world’s most authentic tribute to Supertramp with vocal similarity to Roger Hodgson and Rick Davies. An incredible band featuring live clarinet, sax, flute, and vintage keyboards (Wurlitzer)

Ron Sexsmith

Ron Sexsmith is an internationally acclaimed, JUNO award-winning songwriter with a talent for catchy but graceful melodies that’s matched by his skills as a lyricist.

An Exclusive Evening at Red Shores

You’re invited to the Top of the Park Restaurant for an exquisite culinary affair. Join Red Shores’ Executive Chef Andrew Smith and a talented guest Chef Dale MacKay for an exclusive four-course dinner and wine pairing at the heart

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.

Dave Gunning - Album Release Show

Dave Gunning is best defined as a master craftsman. Over 23 years & 11 albums the NS folk songwriter has become one the of top entertainers.

Nick Doneff's 5th Annual Tribute to John Prine Weekend

A celebration of the Songs of John Prine. Hosted by Nick Doneff and featuring unique guest performances by local artists each year.

Johnny & June

Experience the stories and songs of country music’s most iconic romance, featuring Jacob Hemphill and Melissa MacKenzie.

Marla & David Celia

Marla & David Celia are on tour with their newest sophomore album "Indistinct Chatter”. Heady, summery '70s vibe, Spector-esque drumbeats and strummed chords with a splash of Nilsson eccentricity.

Oysterlicious Weekend

Go West and savour the best during an unforgettable weekend at Mill River Resort, in the heart of Canada’s Oyster Coast. This all-inclusive three-day culinary event in Western PEI (aka ‘Up West’) is for those with an appetite

Street Feast Block Party

Kent Street will come alive with the sights, sounds and smells of the party of our dreams with BBQ-themed street food, local drinks, live music, drag shows, bubble machines, chalk art, party games, dance performances, tarot card readings,

Charlotetown Scarecrow Festival

Set against the backdrop of Charlottetown’s colourful buildings, the Charlottetown Scarecrow Festival features scarecrow installations lining the streets, gathering on street corners, and popping up in public spaces. Visitors can

Oysterlicious Dinner

This three-course feast showcases the versatility and incredible flavours of freshly harvested PEI oysters. Prepared by Jesse Morrison-Gauthier, Executive Chef of Mill River Resort, Jeff Noye and William MacLean of Valley Pearl Oyster,

First Annual Maritime Off-Road Show

A weekend for anyone with an off-road vehicle such as dirt bike, 4 wheeler, quad etc. Poker run, entertainment and show-and-shine.

Stompin’ Tom Tribute featuring Chad Matthews

Chad Matthews has portrayed the great Stompin’ Tom Connors at Skinners Pond for three years with great reviews, being the only tribute act in all of Canada. Special guests for the show are 18-year-old twins Ava & Lily Rashed from

Sip N' Slurp

Saturday night kitchen party that’s all about enjoying the simple pleasures of life – oysters, craft bevies, foot-stompin’ music, and plenty of merriment. Head Tyne Valley, for the 2nd Annual Sip N’ Slurp at Valley Pearl Oyster,