An exceptional Island experience! The PEI Mutual Festival of Small Halls celebrates its 10th Anniversary from June 10-24, 2018! With more than 50 events showcasing music, dance and storytelling in small rural communities Island-wide, the Festival presents world-class entertainment with Island hospitality. Join us for concerts, workshops, children’s shows, and jam sessions for two weeks in June. For more info, visit www.smallhalls.com or call 902-892-2308.
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!
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.
Come join us at the 2nd Annual PEI Lobster Festival featuring special culinary host Chef Michael Smith. Free day time event at the historic Souris lighthouse from 12-4pm with fun events, demonstrations, contests and our ever popular Island Chef Lobster Roll Challenge. Along with all of this, enjoy our musical guests Michael & Shane Pendergast for some down home entertainment. Kid friendly too with a Lester the Lobster show. Presented by the Souris Harbour Authority. Sponsored by the PEI Fishermen’s Association and supported by the Lobster Fishers of PEI Marketing Board.
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).
Daytime events bring free family friendly activities, Canada day cupcakes, entertainment, inflatables (including wet ones), face painting, we present Volunteer and Citizen of the Year awards, and more. 12-4pm
10:00pm join us down at Souris Beach gateway Park for incredible fireworks display to top off Canada day!!
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.