The 4th Annual North Atlantic Tionól will be held from June 8-10, 2018.
The North Atlantic Tionól is a weekend series of workshops and concerts presented by masters of the uilleann pipes, fiddle, guitar, set dancing, and bodhran from Canada, the U.S., Ireland, and the U.K.
Information on registration, concert tickets, and full schedule can be found on our website www.northatlanticpipers.org
Le 4ème Tionól Atlantique Nord annuel aura lieu du 8 au 10 juin 2018.
Le North Atlantic Tionól est une série de week-end d’ateliers et de concerts présentés par des maîtres de l’uilleann pipes, du violon, de la guitare, de la danse et du bodhran du Canada, des États-Unis, d’Irlande et du Royaume-Uni.
Vous trouverez des informations sur l’inscription, les billets de concert et l’horaire complet sur notre site Internet www.northatlanticpipers.org
The Queens County Relay for Life is a community of people fighting back against cancer. The festival-like fundraising event brings together teams of family, friends and colleagues to celebrate cancer survivors, remember those we’ve lost and commit to raising funds to fight all types of cancer. We’d love to see you out cheering on Relay participants and enjoying the evening’s activities.
Niki Jabbour, a well-known gardening author, will be speaking on how to extend the harvest into late fall and winter using season extenders like cold frames and mini hoop tunnels. She will also talk about the best crops to grow for the cold season. There will be a limited number of Niki’s book available for purchase for $25 (cash only). There will also be a book signing opportunity… purchase a book on site or bring one from home!
‘Sea the Coast, PEI’s Premiere Paddle Festival’ is an exciting paddle experience for kayakers, canoeists and stand up paddle boarders. Three fun-filled days of workshops, long and short coastal and river paddles, entertainment, PEI cuisine and music.
Join Ducks Unlimited Canada and many of our conservation partners for a FREE family fun day on June 23rd behind the Farm Centre in Charlottetown.
They will be hosting wetland activities for kids, fly-fishing demos, a free BBQ, face-painting, a wetland nature walk, retriever demonstrations and more. Musical entertainment will be provided by The Music Man (Michael Pendergast) and others.
For more information, please contact Ducks Unlimited Canada at 902-569-6024.
Going in to its 12th year, DiverseCity Charlottetown will attract more than 20,000 newcomers, visitors and islanders of all ages to Queen Street in downtown Charlottetown on Sunday, June 24th. This eagerly anticipated event is filled with delicious food, sights, sounds, and performances from the many cultures that now call PEI home.
Join us after the free day time portion of the PEI Lobster Festival for our Lobster Reception and Supper with Chef Michael Smith as our event host. This is a paid event and for only $40, you get to enjoy an opening reception with oysters and lobster tacos from 5-6pm which includes local entertainers. At 6pm, our official PEI Lobster Supper begins with an opening lobster chowder followed with a traditional lobster dinner and locally made desserts. Chef Michael will entertain you with some fun programming, some great prize draws and so much more. For tickets and more information, visit PEILobsterFestival.com. Hope you can all join us.
Come join us for our 40th Annual Show ‘n Shine on June 29, June 30, and July 1, 2018 at the Old Brudenell Park, Brudenell, PEI. Street Rods – Antiques – Special Interest Classics – Antique & Special Interest Motorcycles – Antique Tractors – Stationary Engines – Entertainment – Trophies, Food & Refreshments – Gimme Bags – Dash Plaques (for the 1st 400 paid registrations only).
Town of Stratford Canada Day Celebrations
Please join us July 1st at Tea Hill Park for our Canada’s Birthday Celebrations.
In case of inclement weather, flag raising ceremony and some entertainment will be held indoors at the Stratford Town Centre Gym.
Stratford Town Centre
7:30-11:00am Pancake Breakfast Sponsored by Stratford Lions Club Tickets at the door or from any Lions Member. *Adults/$8. Children/$5. Family/$20 (max 4)
*Par-T-Perfect 8:30am to 10:30am
Tea Hill Park
1:15 pm Piper– Peter Worth
1:30 pm Music by Richie Bulger and the Wannabeez + Special Guests
Face Painting –Par-T-Perfect
Balloon Twisting-Blossom the Clown
Flavours of the World-Ethnic Foods from around the world!
BBQ – Stratford Lions Club
1:45 pm Mr. Magic Show
2:30 pm FLAG RAISING CEREMONY & SINGING of “O CANADA”
Mayor and Council Members
2018 Volunteer of the Year Awards
Canada Day Cake
Ice Cream & Strawberries
3:00 pm Flavours of the World Entertainment
Mr. Magic Show
4:00 pm Event Closes
Wednesday July 4 – July 8th. 2018 – At the core of Points East Plein Air Festival features some of the most stunning scenery, charming villages and historic towns that Eastern PEI has to offer. Each day participants will visit a different venues setting up their easels, squeezing colors onto palettes in a celebration of the PEI landscape.
Participating artists will celebrate the landscape in paint and compete for cash awards, featuring Artists Choice, People Choice, and $1500 Grand Prize Award. Blank canvas and paper will be validated on each day’s paint-out and these paintings will be eligible for submission to the exhibition on the Montague waterfront, as well as any paintings made on any day or evening of the festival in Montague.
As well as attending the festival exhibition of completed paintings, non-participants are welcome to come along to see the artists at work at the different locations and appreciate the creative process at first hand.