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.
It’s the same fantastic Summer Days you know and love – just bigger and better! Schedule of events will be available on the MontaguePEI App. Finish with Fireworks on Sunday evening!
Prince Edward Island’s first Potato Blossom Festival was celebrated in 1968 and the Town of O’Leary has been honouring the Island’s most valued cash crop ever since! This year will be an exciting one as it is the 50th anniversary of the festival. Save the dates today because you won’t want to miss out on this fun-filled celebration!
The festival takes place each year in July to mark the time when the potato plants fill the fields in full blossom. The festival has many events each year, some the same, some new:
- Cavendish Farms fry wagon
- The crowning of « Miss PEI Potato Blossom »….brought to you by the Town of O’Leary, Evangeline-Central Credit Union, O’Leary Guardian Drug, O’Leary Home Hardware, Vinny’s Restaurant, Seastate Fisheries, O’Leary Lions Club, Canadian Potato Museum, and Maple House Bakery
- the Farmer’s Awards Banquet
- bike, trike & doll carriage parade…..brought to you by Fabric, Crafts, ‘N More
- potato peeling competition….brought to you by W.P. Griffins Inc. and PEI Potato Board
- washer toss….brought to you by O’Leary Building Centre Ltd.
- car show & shine…..brought to you by Gary Steeves Insurance
- kid’s day….brought to you by Bloomfield Foodland
- O’Leary Fire Department Kid’s Day
- Fireworks….brought to you by the Town of O’Leary
- Summerside Chrysler Dodge Adult Singing Competition
- The awarding of the « 2018 Potato Ambassador »….brought to you by W.P. Griffins Inc. and Evangeline-Central Credit Union
And so much more, come out and join us for a fun filled event!
The primary goal of the festival is the promotion of Morell River and its attributes as well as to educate the public on the importance and necessity of water – both recreationally and environmentally – in our everyday lives. This five-day festival combines art, sport, education and community events for residents and visitors alike. There’s something for everyone!
The Ultimate Race is coming back to PEI for it’s 3rd annual Ultimate Race happening on Saturday July 21 where teams of 2 will race around the island solving clues and competing in challenges (similar to the tv show Amazing Race) and we are in need of more teams of 2 to race. All teams receive a free backpack, free lunch, full day of challenges, an awesome after party and prizes/medals for top 3 teams. At least 1 racer per team will need a vechicle as you will be driving around the Island exploring new things. Both racers need to be 19 or older. To register go to www.ultimateevents.ca but hurry as price goes up very soon.
PEI Marathon has once again partnered with Georgetown Summer Days to bring you the 3rd annual Georgetown 5&10km presented by PEI Marathon. The run/walk event is being held on July 22nd, 2018, in beautiful Georgetown PEI.
The event includes 4 categories:
Awards will be presented to the top three participants in each category.
Event prices are:
10k run or walk – $25
5k run or walk – $20
Register at http://peimarathon.ca/georgetown/
Event kit pick up and registration goes from 8:00am – 8:45am. All categories start at the same time at 9:00am. Awards and draw prizes will be presented when all participants have finished.
Your registration fee includes a t-shirt (for the first 200 people registered), chip timing, finisher medals, refreshments after the race, and awards and prize draws.
The route is a 5km loop (10km participants will complete the loop twice) starting and finishing in the parking lot of the Georgetown school.