BUZZon.com
Submit Event

From the Noticeboard

Volunteer to do tax returns

Volunteers are needed at a free tax clinic to complete tax returns for eligible people in your commu [ ... ]

Alzheimer caregiver support

Alzheimer caregiver support groups are held in 3 locations across PEI. All are welcome to attend. T [ ... ]

Fresh Products Directory

There’s a way to find fresh, local food anywhere in PEI. The 2018 edition of the Fresh Products Directory is available at www.peiflavours.ca or by phoning 1-866-PEIFARM. It was distributed with the July edition of The Buzz, and can also be found at any of the province’s visitor information centres, liquor stores, Access PEI sites, or Department of Agriculture and Fisheries offices. The
read more ››

Shellfish Festival

Oysters, mussels and lobster take centre stage during a celebration of PEI’s world-famous shellfish September 13 to 16 at the 2018 PEI International Shellfish Festival, Charlottetown Event Grounds. Join Chefs Lynn Crawford and Michael Smith for a jam-packed schedule of culinary competitions and demos by day, and roof-raising kitchen parties by night.

The Garland Canada International Chef Challenge
read more ››

Fall Flavours 2018

Fall Flavours 2018
New guest chefs this year for month-long culinary event

The Fall Flavours Festival returns to PEI, Canada’s Food Island, August 31 to September 30 for a month of culinary experiences. Featuring five new guest chefs and new events, this year’s Festival will be the biggest yet. Sobeys returns as the Festival’s Title Sponsor.

Taste of Coastal Communities events will return with Atlantic Lottery as
read more ››

Potter's Parlour & Café

Potter's Parlour & Café

There is a new Ice Cream Parlour and Cafe on the north shore. Suzanne Scott, owner of Village Pottery, converted this historic house into the charming Potter's Parlour. Located next to Village Pottery on route 6 in New London, you'll find ADL ice cream, Samuel's coffee, along with baked goods and sandwiches, as well as a full line up of espresso drinks. You'll also find ice cream flights, soda
read more ››

The rolling hills

The rolling hills
The Brew

by Bryan Carver

Tucked in the rolling hills of central PEI, in the small community of Rose Valley, sits a rather innocuous barn that holds one of the best beer destinations in Atlantic Canada.

Founded by the father and son team of Hughie and Don Campbell, Barnone Brewery has been turning out some beloved ales since its inception in 2012. The Campbells saw an opportunity; use a portion of
read more ››

Summer wish list

I’m Dining Out Here

by Andrew Sprague

There are so many places I want to go this summer I can barely decide where to start. From one end of the Island to the other, restaurants are calling out to me and my wallet to come pay them a visit, metaphorically, of course. So instead of focusing on one place to go this July, I am going to tell you about three foodie road trips I’m keen to take this
read more ››

23rd Shellfish Fest in September

The Prince Edward Island International Shellfish Festival, Canada’s largest festival in honour of shellfish, will celebrate 23 years as the event returns to downtown Charlottetown from September 13 to 16, 2018. The Festival showcases the Island’s mussels, oysters, and lobster. Chefs and shuckers display their culinary skills and engage with audiences.

The schedule of events includes culinary
read more ››

National awards for PEI Brewing Company

The PEI Brewing Company has received two awards at the 2018 Canadian Brewing Awards in Halifax, Nova Scotia recently. Vic Park Pale Ale won bronze in the Session India Pale Ale category for a second year. Hell Street Doppelbock won bronze in the Traditional German Style category.

Jeff Squires, President of the PEI Brewing Company says, “Our brew team puts their heart and soul into their work and
read more ››

PEI Craft Brewers Alliance inaugural meeting

With five operating breweries currently in Prince Edward Island and two more scheduled to open in 2018, there’s no doubt that the industry is growing. With growth, comes new opportunities for partnership among the collective. On May 10 the first meeting of the PEI Craft Brewers Alliance was held at the PEI Brewing Company.

The PEI Craft Brewers Alliance was created to help develop the industry and
read more ››

Best of Sea

Vote for your favourite seafood dish in June

Island chefs are demonstrating their culinary talents as part of a month-long celebration of Prince Edward Island seafood products.

The Best of Sea culinary competition runs throughout June and features 18 restaurants across the province — to vote for your favourite, visit bestofsea.com. Chefs are vying for $4,000 in prize money and the 2018 Chic Chef
read more ››

Events Calendar

January 2019
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31

Some Upcoming Events

Fräulein Klarinette

Piano and clarinet recital at UPEI’s Dr. Steel Recital Hall January 26
UPEI UPEI Clarinet Profess [ ... ]

The Shack Wacky Review

With Patrick Ledwell and Mark Haines  February 2
PEI Brewing Co Join comedian Patrick Ledwell  [ ... ]

The Charlottetown Film Society & L’Ipéen...

Select dates
City Cinema Tickets at the door, cash only, $7, or visit Eventbrite.ca for advance [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Music PEI Canadian Songwriter Challenge

In partnership with ECMA 2019 Music PEI and ECMA 2019 have announced a partnership bringing togethe [ ... ]

The facilitator

Profile: Steve Bellamy by Jane Ledwell “Arts are ways into emotions. Arts are where we connect, [ ... ]

A gift of Island poetry: John MacKenzie

The Feet of Blue Herons If you happen to live in another town,
Or country, or even galaxy
As dim and  [ ... ]