The PEI Rural Beautification Society will expand the annual garden competitions to include a Heritage Garden Competition for 2014. Only seeds and plants grown typically during the 1864 era will qualify. There will be two categories...more
The Irish Literacy Society will launch the historic book, Just Another Ireland, Sunday May 25 at 3:00 p.m. at the Fort Augustus Recreation Centre. This book records the lives of local Irish politicians from the Confederation era...more
Cadet Corps from across the Island will converge on the Red Shores Entertainment Complex at Charlottetown, for a day of pageantry, displays, and military precision. Cadet performances in marching bands, ceremonial guards and outdoor...more
Come join us in beautiful Cavendish for Community Heritage Day. An event that will be filled with history, family and fun. Enjoy people dressed in old-fashioned costume, speeches by government members, recognition of volunteer groups...more
This project will further beautify Great George Street with a bronze statue and interpretative panels. The statue will be two of the Fathers of Confederation, John Hamilton Gray from PEI and John Hamilton Gray from New Brunswick....more
History comes alive when you stroll down Charlottetown's historic district with the Confederation Players-- a troupe of costumed, young, bilingual Canadians, trained as the Fathers and Ladies of Confederation. Join the Players for...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
On July 12, 2014 Cardigan will unveil a sculpture depicting the beginning steps of building a wooden hulled sailing vessel. Open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Make it a family day to take in the accompanying heritage displays, stories, food...more
The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.
Now the single largest event series in the United States, The Color Run has exploded since...more
Join us for some of the best keelboat racing and waterfront fun in the Atlantic Canada. Yachts from Shediac, Barrachois, Pictou, Halifax, Chester, Lunenburg, Charlottetown, Summerside and many other ports of call have raced with us...more
Parkview Seniors Club will hold their Senior's picnic in conjunction with the Summerside Lobster Carnival, July 17th 11:00 – 1:00. Join us for great food and company.Cost is $3.00/person. Rain date scheduled for July 18th....more
"PEI Has Talent” show, hosted by the Crapaud Exhibition, will be held on Friday, July 25th, 2014. Island youth, ages 6 to 17, will compete in three categories: vocal, dance and instrumental. The concert, including other Island performers...more
The beautiful fishing village of Murray Harbour located in southeastern Kings County will be holding an old fashioned social, or as they used to call them in days gone by "Tea Parties". Murray Harbour's event will include historical...more
The Tryon Peoples' Cemetery 2014 Commemorative Celebration will honor the pioneers of the community, especially those who served in political life leading up to and including Confederation.The Tryon Peoples' Cemetery 2014 Commemorative...more
Experience the "Down Home" feel of an old-time country fair like you did when you were young....more
John A. Tweets
Aug 25, 2014 - Sep 9, 2014 Area: Charlottetown / Charlottetown
Canada's first Prime Minister is talking, tweeting and posting photos, with a day by day report on the Charlottetown Conference. Using helium-filled "speech bubble" balloons floating above his statue on Queen Street, John A. will...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