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King’s Playhouse 2015

various dates
King's Playhouse

“I am delighted to announce our audacious 2015 season that will feature a number of memorable performances along with innovative children’s programs and a first-time summer long visual arts show,” says King’s Playhouse Executive Director Haley Zavo. 

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee will come to life at the Playhouse July 8. This contemporary musical
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Artwork by Maria Campbell

Artwork by Maria Campbell

July 8–19
The Guild

Perspectives, artwork by Maria Campbell, will be exhibited at The Gallery @ The Guild in Charlottetown July 8 to 19.

The artist gives background on her inspiration for Perspectives: “Perspectives offers the viewer a glimpse at a variety of perspectives surrounding Canadian culture and policies. From issues found in the hockey dressing room, to those raised in the House of
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Back at ’er

Back at ’er
The Island Summer Review with Patrick Ledwell and Mark Haines

July 8–Sept 11
Harmony House 

Submitted by Ann Thurlow

The Island Summer Review returns to Harmony House in Hunter River for a third year. So what’s new? Ann Thurlow asked the stars, Patrick Ledwell and Mark Haines, about the upcoming season.

For those who have never seen The Island Summer Review, how would you describe it?

Mark
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Gossip Line Exchange

Don’t Ye Know Theatre Company at St. Peter’s and Souris

July 9, 11, 23, 20; Aug 8, 13
Various locations

Spend an evening groovin’ in the 70s, with rockin’ music and the one act comedy, Gossip Line Exchange written by Susan Hammond-Bruce. Get down, chill to your favourite tunes, dig a good laugh and be there or be square.

Show takes the stage July 9 at St. Peters Courthouse Theatre at 8 pm, July 11
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Rod Stewart in Cavendish

Rod Stewart in Cavendish

Jul 9
Cavendish Beach Event Centre

Whitecap Entertainment presents Rod Stewart, in Concert Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at the Cavendish Beach Event Centre, Cavendish PEI. 

Rod Stewart is a two time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy Living Legend. He has already logged more than his share of songs. He is the lyricist and melodist behind such staples as ‘Tonight’s The Night’,
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New music series

New music series
Live at the Lobster Trap at Shaw’s Hotel with host Scott Parsons

June–Sept (every Thurs/Fri/Sat)
Lobster Trap (Shaw's Hotel) 

Hosted by Shaw’s Hotel in Brackley Beach and East Coast Music Award winning musician Scott Parsons, “Live at the Lobster Trap” will kick off its summer season with an opening show June 26. The series will run every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 pm during July,
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Evangeline Bluegrass

Evangeline Bluegrass
Annual Festival features bands from the US and the Maritimes

July 10–12
Abram-Village

The Evangeline Bluegrass Festival takes place annually during the second weekend of July. Bluegrass music fans from across Canada and from many parts of the United States will converge at the Centre Expo-Festival campground in Abram-Village, from July 10 to 12, for the 15th annual Evangeline Bluegrass and
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Indian River Festival Celebrating 20th year

Indian River Festival Celebrating 20th year
Canada’s best classical, jazz, roots and more

until Sept 18 (various dates)
St. Mary's Church

Entering its 20th year, the Indian River Festival promises to deliver a season with the best in Canadian music. From classical and jazz artists to singer-songwriters, the Festival has organized four concert series with a little something for all music lovers: Centre Stage, Classical, The Voice, and
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Some Goings On

Searching for Abegweit

The Island Songs & Stories of Lennie Gallant Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays – July & August
I Brewing Company Lennie GallantCanadian singe [ ... ]

Complete cast for Anne

Ben Chiasson as Gilbert Blythe and Jessica Cox as Diana Barry until Aug (select dates)
Homburg Theatre Jessica CoxConfederation Centre is abuzz in al [ ... ]

Top Dogs

2015 Canadian German Shepherd Championships coming to Charlottetown in July July 30–Aug 2
I Firefighters Association Training Facility The Canadi [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Youth Internship Program

The Minister of International Cooperation and La Francophonie, Christian Paradis, announced recently [ ... ]

Heritage Fair awards

Sister Della Gaudet, Noah Gallant, Margaret ArsenaultThe Sister Antoinette DesRoches Historical Soci [ ... ]

Funding for Confederation Centre

New audio equipment Jesse Inman, Confederation Centre of the Arts, Gail Shea, Government of CanadaT [ ... ]

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TD Summer Reading Club

Kensington Heritage Library will be hosting a TD Summer Reading Club throug...

Triathlon PEI to host events in Charlottetown, Summerside, and Brudenell

Triathlon PEI is hosting three free Kids of Steel bike / run clinics from 4...

Workshop opportunity for Inspired Writers

Holland College and Humber College have partnered to offer local and region...

Drama classes

Bonshaw Young Players is a performing group for ages 5–16 that writes, dire...

Music Together Classes

Music Together Classes are held at The Guild in Charlottetown on Saturdays...

Child and Youth Mental Health

A Symposium on Child and Youth Mental Health for adults and children will b...

Garden of the Gulf Montague

Garden of the Gulf Museum in Montague offers children’s programming during...

Youth Sailing Lessons

Sailing Lessons for children ages 8 to 17 are conducted by certified Sail C...

Vacation Bible School

Community Baptist Church holds their annual Vacation Bible School July 6–10...

Virtues Children’s Class

Virtues Children’s Class, held on the first Thursday of the month (July 2)...

Performing Arts Summer Camps

Confederation Centre of the Arts holds performing arts summer camps explori...

Visual Art Summer Camps

The Confederation Centre Art Gallery in Charlottetown offers week-long art...

Confederation Players

The Confederation Players present guided walking tours of historic old Char...

Gingerwood Front Row Seats at Watermark Theatre

Gingerwood Front Row Seats offer ten $10 seats for all performances at the...

The Clyde River Pageant

Community theatre pageant seeks collaborators and performers for 2016 PEI t...

Terry Fox Run

The Confederation Bridge, in partnership with The Terry Fox Foundation, has...

7th Annual MCPEI Charity Golf Tournament

When the Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI (MCPEI) holds its 7th Annual MCPEI Char...

Five Hole for Food

It’s Five Hole for Food’s sixth annual coast-to-coast tour. Join in playing...

Sale of African crafts

Sales of African handmade crafts will support the work of Mary Hickey who i...

Sunday Afternoons at the Log Cabin

A large indoor yard sale is held in the former Log Cabin Museum every secon...

Hummingbirds Walk and Talk

On July 14 in Victoria Park, a Walk and Talk about Hummingbirds will be led...

A Celebration of Lot 28

Friends and family, and all who are interested in Island history, are invit...

Law Foundation funding deadline

The Law Foundation of Prince Edward Island has released its funding applica...

Be an In-School Mentor

Share your wisdom and life experience with a child who needs a friend. Sign...

Breast Cancer Retreat

19th Annual Breast Cancer Retreat open to those who have/have had the journ...

Art in the Open needs volunteers

Art in the Open, a free contemporary art festival curated for the appreciat...

13th PEI Woodcarving Competition and Show

On July 18, 9 am–5 pm, and July 19, 9 am–3 pm, come see a selection of vari...

Rock Barra Retreat

Teresa Doyle’s annual singing camp at Rock Barra Retreat is July 31–Aug 2....

PEI Symphony AGM

The Prince Edward Island Symphony Society will hold its Annual General Meet...

Kazoo Master Class

A Kazoo Master Class will be presented July 18, 2–4 pm, at Island Chocolate...

Touch of Country

Touch of Country is a new group formed this year consisting of two Islander...

Movies at the Courthouse

St. Peter’s Courthouse Theatre in St. Peters Bay will present a summer movi...

Artist Trading Cards registration

The Confederation Centre Art Gallery is looking for artists of all ages and...

Pop Up photography exhibition

Explore the photography by recent New Brunswick College of Craft & Desi...

Call for Fringe volunteers

Get involved with the Fringe. The Island Fringe Festival is PEI’s 4–day alt...

Fringe Frosh

The Island Fringe Festival is all grown up and is heading off to college. J...

Photo contest

Celebrate the beauty of PEI by capturing memories with a photo to be enjoye...

Maritime Modern Quilt Guild

Maritime Modern Quilt Guild PEI Chapter will meet July 30 at 7 pm in the We...

PEI Filmmaker with Short Film in International Contest

Emerging filmmaker Ben Rayner, born and raised on Prince Edward Island, rec...

Puppet Shows based on history of Eastern Kings

Free puppet shows for the whole family based on the history of the Eastern...

Tracadie Lions Summer Sunday Brunch

Every Sunday until August 30, there will be a Sunday Brunch at the Tracadie...

Hiroshima Day Memorial

A Hiroshima Day memorial will be held in Charlottetown on Thursday, August...

Navy League Cadets of PEI host Fundraisers

The 58 Hyndman Corps, Navy League cadets of PEI ages 9–12 will be hosting a...

Charlottetown Outdoor Adventure Camps

The Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Department is offering co-ed Outdoor...

King’s Playhouse Theatre Camp

Children’s Theatre Camp runs in July and August at King’s Playhouse, George...

Canadian Red Cross Camps

Canadian Red Cross Summer Water Safety Day Camps, unique to PEI, provide yo...

More Green, Less Screen

International Sustainable Community Assistance association (ISCA) presents...

Youth Capital Hockey Academy

The Atlantic Hockey Group (Xtreme Hockey) and the Jr A Capitals are teaming...

Ballet Intensive Summer Camp

Ballet Intensive Summer Camp at Dance Stars Academy is designed for aspirin...

Stratford Summer Day Camp

The Town of Stratford offers a 10 week summer day camp for youth aged 8–12...

Motionball Marathon

A national fundraiser will extend its reach to Prince Edward Island this su...

Call for Artist Trading Card registrations

Confederation Centre Art Gallery is looking for artists of all ages and dis...

The Write Advice

New Charlottetown workshop prepares writers for publication A new Charlotte...

Investing in Child and Youth

Registration is open for a symposium, Investing in Child and Youth Mental H...

Card Parties at Milton Community Hall

Card parties will be held on Thursdays at the Milton Community Hall until S...

Victoria Park Newsletter Available

The newest edition of the Victoria Park Newsletter is now available to the...

3rd Annual Mini Barn Draw

The Brain Injury Association has launched the 3rd Annual Mini Barn draw. Th...

Soul Food

Soul Food is held the last Sunday of the month at the Baha’i Centre, 20 Lap...

Grief and Grieving support

A Grief and Grieving Support Group meets the third Thursday of every month...

French Nautical and Sea Kayak camps

French summer camps help your child to maintain and improve their French la...

Nature camps at Macphail

The Macphail Woods Ecological Forestry Project is offering its summer week-...

Call for singers, dancers, and instrumentalists

Singers, dancers and instrumentalists aged 6–17 years are invited to compet...

Learn and Play “en français” summer camp at UPEI

New Learn and Play “en français” summer camp will be offered at UPEI from M...

Victoria Hall turns 100

The Victoria Hall, or Victoria Playhouse, is 100 years old in 2015. Help th...

Island Rock Camps

Summer day camps for ages 9–15 Island Rock Camps offers a day camp for begi...

A Course in Miracles

A group meets for in-depth study and discussion of the text “A Course in Mi...

Restore an Acre project at Macphail Woods

Macphail Woods Ecological Forestry Project has launched a new initiative ca...

PEI Sociable Singles

PEI Sociable Singles is a non-profit, non-denominational, social group with...

Seniors Active Living Centre

Events continue at Seniors Active Living Centre at CARI Complex, UPEI: July...