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Stretching the season

The Canadian Safe Boating Council would like boaters to enjoy all that fall boating has to offer but [ ... ]

Village Pottery celebrates 45 years

PEI's longest running pottery shop is celebrating a milestone this year as it marks 45 years since D [ ... ]

at Trailside Café 2018

at Trailside Café 2018

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Trailside Café 

Matt Minglewood Solo & Acoustic | August 16

One of Canada's treasured rock n' roll songwriters, Matt Minglewood is a Trailside fan favourite not to be missed. 

Dennis Ellsworth | August 17

Dennis Ellsworth writes songs in a variety of styles. In 2014 he was named one of Canada’s top 10 new artists by the CBC Searchlight Contest.

Nudie | August 18


Great Scot!

Great Scot!
Show highlights historical Scottish figures

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Celtic Performing Arts Centre

A Gemini and Canadian screen award winner has written, directed and helped choreograph the summer production of Great Scot! which brings to life Scotland’s notable historical figures in the new Celtic Performing Arts Centre.

“My goal is to celebrate the Celtic Arts that are being taught at The College,

The Charlottetown Film Society & L’Ipéen film series

The Charlottetown Film Society & L’Ipéen film series

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City Cinema

Tickets at the door, cash only, all seats $10. For movies in the same week, keep your ticket from the first and it will cost only $5 for the other ones).

2001: A Space Odyssey | August 17 | 9:00 pm

Stanley Kubrick, 1968, 164 min. Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood

Princess Mononoke | August 18 | 9:00 pm

14A, frightening scenes, violence, not recommended for children

On stage at Souris Show Hall

On stage at Souris Show Hall

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Souris Show Hall

The Souris Show Hall has programming on stage through August. The venue is located at 5 Church Street, Souris.

On August 4 Aboriginal legend George Paul will visit and joining him will be PEI’s Mi’kmaq Legends. Elder George Paul is a storyteller and musician and an East Coat Music Award (ECMA) winner. Mi’Kmaq Legends is a troupe of youth who use acting storytelling,

The Short and Long of It

The Short and Long of It

A Side Hustle summer improv-aganza

August 17 & September 14
Charlottetown Fire Hall

Summer nights call for hearty laughs and fire poles. Join the women of Side Hustle for an evening of made-up-on-the-spot comedy that will have you keeling over (in a good way). You do not want to miss this summer run of short– and long–form improv featuring Patti Larsen, Nancy McLure, Kirstin Lund, Jill

August variety at Indian River Festival

August variety at Indian River Festival

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Historic St Mary's

The Indian River Festival, now in its 23rd reason, runs all summer and continues to present concerts in a variety of musical styles in August.

The line-up for August includes The Sweet Lowdown, a folk roots trio from British Columbia (August 3), singer-songwriters Justin Nozuka and Alicia Toner (August 5), the Payadora Tango Ensemble (August 10), the Venuti String

2018 Gold Cup Parade theme

PEI’s Got Talent

August 17

Details of the 57th annual Gold Cup Parade have been announced. The Parade will be held on August 17 beginning at 10 am. The 2018 Gold Cup Parade theme is “P.E.I.’s Got Talent.” This theme celebrates all of the talented artists, performers, athletes, and more in PEI.

All float entries should try to incorporate the theme into the design of their floats.

Elvis in the building

Elvis in the building
The King of Rock meets the Queens of Country at Harbourfront

August 18
Harbourfront Theatre

Thane Dunn and his Cadillac Kings are returning to the Harbourfront Theatre in Summerside August 18 with a brand new show that they promise fans of Elvis and country music are going to love.

Dunn’s new Elvis Rock and Country features not only Elvis’ iconic rock songs, from “Blue Suede Shoes” to “Suspicious

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Some Upcoming Events

Comic Book Art

Exhibit features work by Island comic book creators Until October 5
Eptek Centre There is a thrivin [ ... ]

Watermark Play Reading Series

August 22
Watermark Theatre Three local PEI playwrights will have their plays read at Watermark Thea [ ... ]

Summer exhibits

Confederation Centre Art Gallery An edgy Cree artist and curator, a photographer and environme [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Going pro

Profile: Brielle Ansems by Jane Ledwell When Brielle Ansems plays the role of Josie Hogan in A Moo [ ... ]

Richard Vickerson art

by Richard Vickerson The windows of my studio open onto a few old maple trees. They were once part  [ ... ]

Law Foundation funding

The Law Foundation of Prince Edward Island announced its grant funding for 2018 recently. Among the  [ ... ]