Prince Edward Island Upcoming Special Events, Festivals, and Musicals

Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall, PEI Events...

Keep checking this PEI special events page as we update it regularly.  You can also visit our Prince Edward Island Attractions page here for more places to visit during your holidays.

We want you to find something to do each month of the year whether you visit Prince Edward Island in the winter, spring, summer, or fall!

Note: The distance from our Bed and Breakfast is listed at the bottom of each  event.



Christmas Craft Fair

When: Sat., Dec. 14th (9am - 2:30pm)

Where: The Milton Community Hall, 7A New Glasgow Road - PE 224 North Milton.

Adult tickets available (children under 12 free)

Bonshaw Christmas Concert

An evening of fun, fellowship, fiddles, guitars, songs, stories, hot mulled cider, Christmas cookies, plus... Santa with Mrs. Claus and their elves.

Admission by donation.
Proceeds going to the Hall.
Donations to the South Shore Food Bank will be accepted.

Information: 675-4282

When: Sat., Dec. 14th at 7pm

Where: Bonshaw Community Hall

Christmas Decorating Contest

The town of Kensington welcomes all home owners and businesses to participate in the Annual Christmas Decorating Contest.

Judging will take place after dusk

When: Thursday, December 19th

Where: Kensington, PE

Distance from our BnB: 38 min.


International Potato Technology Expo

Potato Trade Show and Conference

This international event brings together potato growers, packagers, and potato equipment manufacturing exhibitors focused on anything and everything potato related.

Where: The Eastlink Centre, 46 Kensington Rd, Charlottetown

When: February 21-22, 2020.


Distance from our BnB: 25 min.

Jack Frost Winter Festival

Sledding at Jack Frost Winter Festival Event 2019 in Prince Edward Island.Sledding at Jack Frost Winter Festival last year.

The 15th annual Jack Frost Winter Festival this year includes: Snow Kingdom, live entertainment, indoor play-land with bouncy castles, a warming zone with food, drinks, and crafts.   Fireworks to follow.

When:  Feb., 14th to 17th, 2020

Where: The Winter Festival will NOT be held at the Charlottetown Event Grounds and East Link Centre this year. Instead, it will be spread out among various designated places in downtown Charlottetown, PE.

Confederation Landing, Delta Hotel/P.E.I. Convention Centre, Confederation Centre of the Arts, Victoria Row, and Founder's Food Hall & Market.


Distance from our BnB: 24 min.


APRIL 2020 

Canadian Folk Music Awards

Charlottetown is hosting the national Canadian Folk Music Awards in April, 2020.  Delegates from across the country will be participating.  Seven of which are P.E.I. performers, and include: Irish Mythen, Richard Wood, Gordie MacKeeman and the Rhythm Boys, Lennie Gallant, Jen Grant and Dan Ledwell.

When: April 3rd-5th, 2020

Where: Delta Prince Edward Island


Distance from our BnB: 26 min.

The Musical, "GREASE"

The College of Piping Theatre Arts Department is launching a New Community Theatre Program production of GREASE.

A production based on a famous 70's musical about teens in love in the 50's.

When: April 17th, 18th, 23rd, and 25th, 2020

Where: The College of Piping Theatre Arts

619 Water St E, Summerside, PE


Distance from our BnB: 37 min.


JUNE 2020 

Anne of Green Gables–The Musical™

Live Theatre

Based on the story about a young red headed orphan girl named, Anne. She is mistakenly delivered to an older couple who are looking to adopt a boy to work on their farm in Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. Anne wins the couples heart so they decide to keep her even though they had requested a boy.

When: June 3, 2020 - September 26, 2020
1:00pm and 7:30pm

Where: The Confederation Centre of the Arts

145 Richmond St, Charlottetown, PE


Distance from our BnB: 24 min.

Tignish Irish Moss Festival

Started in 1980, the Tignish Irish Moss Festival is a celebration to recognize the importance of the moss harvesting industry in the Western area of Prince Edward Island.

This particular type of moss (Irish) is used for products such as toothpaste and cheese because of it's gel-forming properties.

The moss is collected from the water at the beach and harvested using horses.  You just might be fortunate enough to see a man and his horse at work if you travel to the very western tip of PEI and look over the North Cape cliff.   

Some of the festivities during the weekend celebration will include: Beach parties, lobster suppers, Miss Irish Moss Pageant, quilt shows, fireworks, entertainment, and more.

When: June 26th - July 1st, 2020

Where: Tignish Credit Union Arena, 207 Phillip Street, Tignish, PE (As well as designated spots throughout the Tignish community)


Distance from our BnB: 1 hr. and 35 min.

JULY 2020 

Summerside Lobster Carnival

Lobster, Harness Racing, Midway, Entertainment

When: July 9th-11th, 2020

Where: Credit Union Place, 511 Notre Dame Street, Summerside PE


Distance from our BnB: 43 min.

Cavendish Beach Music Festival

Atlantic Canada's Largest Annual Outdoor Concert!

Country music at its finest. Over 60 thousand visitors a year.

Featuring: Miranda Lambert and Dan + Shay

When: July 10th to 12th, 2020

Where: Cavendish Beach Events Center


Distance from our BnB: 38 min.

PEI Potato Blossom Festival

These Potato Blossom Festivals have been celebrated since 1968 making this year's event the 51st!

July is potato blossom season.

Some of the fun activities will include: Singing Competition, Potato Peeling Contest, Washer Toss, Car Show, Farmers Market, Pancake Breakfast, Parade, Fireworks, and so much more.

The theme for 2020 is "Christmas in July".

When: July 15th-19th, 2020

Where: The Community of O'Leary, PE.


Distance from our BnB: 1 hr. and 20 min.

Northumberland Fisheries Festival

Thousands of people have celebrated this annual Festival for over 40 years!

Street vendors, contests, lobster and ham suppers, and so much more.

When: July 23rd-26th, 2020

Where: Murray River, PEI


Distance from our BnB: 1 hr. and 7 min.

Prince County Exhibition

When: July 23rd-25th, 2020

Where: Alberton, PEI


Distance from our BnB: 1 hr. and 25 min.

Crapaud Exhibition

When: July 24th-26th, 2020 (Exhibition)

July 31st-August 1st, 2020 (Tractor Pulls)
(Rain Date: August 2nd, 2020)

Where: 20569 Trans Canada Highway · Crapaud, PE 


Distance from our BnB: 15 min.

Tyne Valley Oyster Festival

Fried Oyster and Scallop Suppers, Canadian Oyster Shucking and PEI Grading Championships, Tyne Valley Oyster Festival Parade, Rock The Boat Music Festival, Kids Events as well!

When: July 29th-August 2nd, 2020

Where: Tyne Valley, PEI


Distance from our BnB: 1 hr. and 3 min.

AUGUST 2020 

PEI Provincial Exhibition/Old Home Week

10 Days of Non-Stop Family Fun Fair for All Ages!

Agricultural competitions, livestock shows, horse shows, barrel racing, market place, Sounds of the Island music, kids zone, and more.

When: August 14th-22nd, 2020

Where: Eastlink Centre, 46 Kensington Road in Charlottetown, PEI. 


Distance from our BnB: 25 min.

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