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Festive Wreath Contest

It’s time for the annual Friends of Confederation Centre Festive Wreath Exhibition. Show off your  [ ... ]

Alzheimer caregiver support

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

SingFest PEI 2018

October 20 is World Singing Day and PEI will celebrate with at a week-long celebration called SingFest PEI.

SingFest PEI will highlight the vocal talent and opportunities on the Island and the vocal potential of every Islander. Singing together is fun and contributes to individual and societal well-being. The Singfest PEI 2018 Committee invites all choirs to register their interest in

Young at Heart

Young at Heart
Generations of Fascinating Ladies tours the Island

Generations of Fascinating Ladies is a tribute to the female artists and girl groups of the last century, including the Boswell Sisters, Andrews Sisters, The Maguire Sisters, Etta James, The Chordettes and more. Songs will include: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, In the Mood, Sentimental Journey, Sincerely, Tell Him and the Shoop Shoop Song.

This musical

New summer show

New summer show
Janet McGarry & Wildwood every Tuesday in July & August

Harmony House in Hunter River will be home to a new show this summer. Janet McGarry & Wildwood will present Music from the Hills of Home with performances on Tuesdays at 8 pm July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 7, 14, 21 and 28. 

Take a journey through the music of the Mountains of Appalachia‚ with stories and songs of family,

JMI signs Peggy Seeger

JMI signs Peggy Seeger

Island-based booking agency JMI has announced the signing of one of the legends of American and English folk, Peggy Seeger, sister of Pete Seeger. She is lauded for her feminist and political songs and has made 23 solo recordings and participated in over a hundred recordings with other artists. As Ewan MacColl’s partner and muse, she was the inspiration for MacColl’s classic “The First Time Ever I

PEI Symphony final 50th concert

PEI Symphony final 50th concert
Marcel d’Entremont and Louis-Philippe Marsolais are guests

The 4th and final concert of the PEI Symphony’s 50th Anniversary Season, entitled Tenor, Horn, and Strings, will feature performances by Nova Scotian tenor vocalist Marcel d’Entremont, as well as Montreal-based french horn player Louis-Philippe Marsolais.

Marsolais’ solo, chamber music and orchestral playing has earned him awards from such

Indian River Festival 2018 artists

Indian River Festival 2018 artists
Pop, folk, blues, world, traditional and classical

The Indian River Festival, now in it’s 23rd year presents the best in folk, jazz, blues, roots, classical, choral, traditional, contemporary music in Historic St. Marys Church in Indian River.

The lineup of artists for 2018 Indian River Festival summer season includes: Sarah Slean with the Atlantic String Machine, Michael Kaeshammer, The

Coro Dolce begins rehearsals

Coro Dolce, a Soprano Alto Tenor Bass (SATB) chamber choir, begins rehearsals for the 2018 season at 7 pm on April 19 at St. Peter's Cathedral, All Soul's Lane, Charlottetown. New singers are asked to email director Carl Mathis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

ZZ TOP in Summerside

ZZ TOP are bringing The Tonnage Tour to Credit Union Place in Summerside on August 14. 

Billy F Gibbons, Dusty Hill, and Frank Beard have been together for 50 years of rock and blues, touring and recording in the studio. “Yeah,” says Billy, guitarist extraordinaire, “we’re the same three guys, bashing out the same three chords.” The Texas trio was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Mission accomplished

Mission accomplished
Local hip-hop scene showcased at Bon Voyage EP release party

Submitted by Tyler Knockwood

A huge thanks to the Beer Garden (BG’s) on Prince Street in Charlottetown for giving the much needed opportunity to showcase some of the local talent P.E.I’s hip-hop scene has to offer. When people hear the words “local talent” they sometimes assume mediocrity, but there was nothing average or mediocre about

Touring Australia

Touring Australia
Connecting Prince Edward Island to the land down under

by Teresa Doyle

There’s a reason why Island musicians love Australia. In fact a few good reasons, the first being The Woodford Folk Festival. Paper Lions, Ward MacDonald, Richard Wood and Gordon Belsher, Irish Mythen, and other Islanders have played there. 

This year my son Patrick Bunston and I were invited and The East Pointers were

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Some Upcoming Events

The Boarding House

The Murray Players November 23–25
Murray River Community Hall The Murray Players will perform the [ ... ]

Eptek Lunchtime Films

Eptek Centre  The Friends of Eptek Centre’s Lunchtime Films are screened each Thurs [ ... ]

Symons Lecture

Dr. Margaret MacMillan is 2018 medal recipient and lecturer November 23
Homburg Theatre Confederati [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Acadian showman

Profile: Christian Gallant by Jane Ledwell Forty-six musicians and step dancers took the stage at  [ ... ]

Young Company headed to National Child W...

The TD Confederation Centre Young Company is hitting the road again. After a busy 2017 season that s [ ... ]

9th UPEI Chancellor

Honourable Catherine Callbeck installed The Honourable Catherine Callbeck has been installed as the [ ... ]

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