July 1 - September 7, 2014. The summer of 2014 will see historic Confederation Landing Park turned into a spectacular Celebration Zone. Located on the beautiful Charlottetown waterfront where you can retrace the steps of the Fathers...more
PEI’s tradition of fine handcrafts will be highlighted Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at Eptek Centre in July and August. Come see domestic and industrial crafts performed while you chat with the modern artisans who are keeping...more
Making history on the Hillsborough River in Charlottetown! On July 26th, Rowing PEI will host its first ever Regatta. Rowers in 1864 garb will hit the water in a historic re-enactment. A restored vintage rowing scull will be revealed...more
The Point Prim Lighthouse will expand their interior storytelling exhibits as well as establish new engaging storytelling exhibits on the lighthouse grounds. Join them for the unveiling August 9th....more
This year's festival will showcase the history and culture of the Three Rivers area. Centered around the life at Jean Pierre Roma's 1730s French trading post, the festival will also celebrate the Mi'kmaq culture, the heritage of...more
The Heritage River festival will provide Islanders and visitors with the opportunity to celebrate in PEI’s cultural, historical, musical, and scenic offerings with several planned activities, all hosted on the banks of the scenic...more
"Railway Day" will include guest speakers, such as retired CN members and Museum and Heritage staff, train enthusiasts from all over the Island. The Speeder and miniature train rides will be available during the festivities as well...more
When 23 men met in Charlottetown PEI in 1864, their collective thinking and visioning ultimately led to the formation of Canada.
Just imagine what 23 women would envision.
Join us for a momentous leadership event and conference...more
There was more to 1864 than the Charlottetown Conference. That autumn, one of Canada's most accomplished men of letter, Sir Andrew Macphail, was born at Orwell. His memoir, "The Master's Wife," captures the strangeness and beauty...more
Farm Day in the City is back and it's bigger than ever. This year joining farmers, producers, artisans and a great line-up of entertainment is some old fashioned fun. Farm Day 2014 will take you back to everyone's favorite blue...more
Join us for a display of crazy quilts as well as many other types of quilts and quilted items. Crazy quilting demos will also take place. Frances"Fannie"Keziah Snider made a crazy quilt out of fabric that she used to make dresses...more