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Phase II will be fea­tured July 26, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the weekly mu­sic se­ries at North Rus­tico Seawalk Park.

May Hem­ing­ways and Thomas Sta­jcer are at Trail­side Café, Mount Ste­wart, July 27, 8 p.m. Tick­ets are at www.trail­side. ca, Back Al­ley Mu­sic or 902-3943626.


Ge­orge­town Summer Days are July 19-23. Check out ge­orge­town. ca.

Eighth an­nual Frank Led­well Sto­ry­telling and Com­edy Fes­ti­val is pre­sented at St. Peter’s Court­house The­atre, July 21-23, 8 p.m. Con­tact 902-961-3636, info@ court­housethe­ or www. court­housethe­

Arts in Mo­tion Chau­tauqua Fes­ti­val is July 24-29 in Sum­mer­side. Go to cul­ture­sum­mer­


Pig ’n’ Whis­tle fea­tur­ing Phase II is July 22, 8 p.m., at the Kaylee Hall in Pooles Cor­ner. Doors open at 7:15 p.m.

Rus­tico Bay se­niors dance is July 22, 9 p.m. to mid­night. Mu­sic is by Coun­try Steel. Ad­mis­sion is $10 and in­cludes a light lunch and 50/50.

A dance is at 56 St. Peters Rd., Char­lot­te­town, July 22, 9 p.m. to mid­night. Mu­sic is by Mu­sic and Friends with Lester MacPher­son. There is a free lunch and a 50/50 draw.

A dance is July 22, 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., at Dun­das Plow­man’s Hall, Dun­das, with the Black Hats. Mu­sic fea­tured is coun­try and 1950s and ’60’s rock ’n’ roll.

Wed­nes­day dances are at Hills­bor­ough Park Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. The next one is July 26, 8:30-11:30

is at the Olde Lorne Val­ley School, 922 Lorne Val­ley Rd. (near Cardi­gan) Wed­nes­days, 8-11 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is $6. Lunch is served. p.m. Mu­sic is by Joe Hynes and Friends with free lunch and 50/50. Pig and Whis­tle Dance, hosted by the Gary Chip­man Band, is Thurs­days at the New Lon­don Com­mu­nity Com­plex, 8-11 p.m. Mu­sic is 1950s and ’60s rock ’n’ and roll and old-time fid­dle square set. Spe­cial guest July 20 is Joe Hynes. Ad­mis­sion is at the door. Call 902-314-1865 or go to www. pe­i­

A dance is Thurs­days, 8-11 p.m., at the Cen­tre Belle-Al­liance, 5 Maris Stella Ave., off South Drive, Sum­mer­side with 1950s/’60s mu­sic by Fall­back (Scott White, Dale Gaudet, Johnny Ross, Steve Guy, Tom DesRoches, Wayne Ro­bichaud). Ad­mis­sion is at the door.


Hills­bor­ough River Gospel Brunches are Sun­days at Trail­side Mu­sic Cafe’ & Inn, Mount Ste­wart. The Grace Notes (Brid­gette Blan­chard, Nick Don­eff, Mark Ged­des) and Brunch Prophets (Cam MacDuf­fee, Karen Graves) will per­form on dif­fer­ent Sun­days. Go to www. trail­ or call 902-394-3626.

Feast Din­ner The­atres presents “Shucked” at Sum­mer­side’s Broth­ers 2 and at Rodd Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-629-2321 (Char­lot­te­town) or 902-436-7674 (Sum­mer­side) or visit www.feast­din­nerthe­atres. com.

“Weak Shove of Tal­ent” is the din­ner the­atre pro­duc­tion at the Tig­nish Le­gion, Tues­day and Thurs­day nights. Tick­ets are at 902-853-6698.

“The Belle of the Ball” is the English-lan­guage pro­duc­tion for this year’s “V’nez veiller” din­ner the­atre at the Aca­dian Mu­si­cal Vil­lage, Abram-Vil­lage Tues­days, to Aug. 29, 6:30 p.m. Tick­ets must be re­served in ad­vance at 902-8543300.

“V’nez veiller” din­ner-the­atre pro­duc­tion (in French) is at the Aca­dian Mu­si­cal Vil­lage in AbramVil­lage, Wed­nes­days and Thurs­days, 6:30 p.m., to Aug. 30. Tick­ets must be re­served at 902-854-3300.

The Farm­ers’ Bank of Rus­tico and Doucet House Mu­se­ums will fea­ture an evening of food with Robert Pen­der­gast and/or mu­sic with Meaghan Blan­chard on July 27, 5:30-9:30 p.m. at 2188 Church Rd., Route 243 off Route 6, in Rus­tico. For in­for­ma­tion on the cash only event, call 902-963-3168, email farm­ or go



“Anne & Gil­bert” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Go to www. theguild­ or con­tact the box of­fice.

“Anne of Green Gables – The Mu­si­cal” is in the Hom­burg The­atre, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts, Char­lot­te­town. Go to www.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­ or 1-800-565-0278.

“At­lantic Blue” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town, Tues­days, Wed­nes­days and Satur­days. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“Bare­foot in the Park” runs to Aug. 26 at the Wa­ter­mark The­atre, North Rus­tico. Check out www.wa­ter­mark­the­ or 902-963-3963.

“Bub­bles & Bells” is Wed­nes­days, 10 a.m., to Aug. 9 at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. This in­ter­ac­tive show for ba­bies and tod­dlers is full of mu­sic, move­ment and bub­bles.

“Bit­ter­girl - The Mu­si­cal” is at The Mack in Char­lot­te­town to Aug. 26. Con­tact the box of­fice of Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts.

“Dot and Ada’s Bucket List” plays Thurs­days un­til Aug. 31, 8 p.m., at the St. Peter’s Court House The­atre. Call 902-961-3636, check www.court­housethe­ or email info@court­housethe­

Dra­matic Dress­ing Room is an es­cape room ac­tiv­ity at St. Peter’s Court­house The­atre. Call af­ter 10 a.m., Mon­day to Fri­day, 902-9613636.

“Dreamworks Mada­gas­car A Mu­si­cal Ad­ven­ture Jr.” plays at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“If it’s All Right with you – The Life and Mu­sic of My Fa­ther, Gene MacLel­lan” is at the P.E.I. Brew­ing Co., Kens­ing­ton Road, Char­lot­te­town. For tick­ets, con­tact the venue.

“Ireland Meets Scot­land”, a cel­e­bra­tion of Celtic her­itage, mu­sic and dance, is at Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage, Fri­days, 7:30 p.m., to Aug. 25. Con­tact the Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage.

“Mil­lion Dol­lar Quar­tet” is in the Hom­burg The­atre, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts, Char­lot­te­town. Go to www.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre. com or call 1-800-565-0278.

Mrs. War­ren’s Pro­fes­sion is at the Wa­ter­mark The­atre, North Rus­tico. Con­tact www.wa­ter­mark­the­ or 902-963-3963.

“The Birds and the Bees” is at the Vic­to­ria Play­house, Vic­to­ria, un­til July 30. Con­tact the the­atre

Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts Young Com­pany, per­forms in the out­door am­phithe­atre at noon un­til Aug. 19.

“The Four Tell­ers – Top Hats and Tall Tales” is at the Kings Play­house in Ge­orge­town, se­lect per­for­mances at 7:30 p.m., fea­tur­ing Alan Buchanan, Dennis King, Gary Evans and David Weale. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“The Is­land Summer Re­view” is at Har­mony House The­atre, Hunter River, fea­tur­ing Mark Haines and Pa­trick Led­well. Con­tact the the­atre box of­fice.

“Seu­si­cal Jr.” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“Search­ing for Abeg­weit” is at the Har­bourfront The­atre in Sum­mer­side. Con­tact the the­atre box of­fice.

“Sig­na­tures - A Cana­dian Spec­ta­cle Un­der the Stars”, a free out­door mul­ti­me­dia ex­pe­ri­ence, is pre­sented daily by Dis­cover Char­lot­te­town, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts and Graph­ics eMo­tion in cel­e­bra­tion of Canada 150. It will run un­til Oct. 1.


The Prince County Ex­hi­bi­tions will host a youth tal­ent com­pe­ti­tion on July 27 at 7 p.m. To reg­is­ter, email or phone 902-853-3013.


Trevor Cameron - Carr’s Oys­ter Bar, Stanley Bridge, July 21, 9:30 p.m.

Mac Keoughan - Next Door@The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Karen and Mike - Broth­ers Two, Sum­mer­side, July 21.

Pros and Cons - Baba’s, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

DJ Dance Party - Char­lot­te­town Beer Garden, July 21.

Wreck­ing Crew - Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 21.

Ash­ley Gor­man - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Alan Sonier - Sil­ver Fox Curl­ing and Yacht Club, Sum­mer­side, July


John MacAl­lar - Dundee Arms, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Ben Miller and Anita Mac­Don­ald - Old Tri­an­gle, July 21.

Curly Strings - Old Tri­an­gle, July


Kim Albert and Faces and Fly­core - Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Dave Doyle - RCAF Wing, Sum­mer­side, July 21.

Roger Ah­ern Band - John Brown Rich­mond Street Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Main Street Bul­lies - Olde Dublin Pub, Char­lot­te­town, July 21.

Mark Wall - Carr’s Oys­ter Bar, Stanley Bridge, July 22, 4-7 p.m.

Rolling Stones trib­ute - Hunter’s Ale House, July 22.

Dave Wood­side - Next Door@ The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 22.

DJ Sa­vory - Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 22.

Dennis Ellsworth and the Mercy Dolls - Baba’s Lounge, July 22.

Lindsay Foote Band - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 22.

Rod­ney Perry - Broth­ers Two, Sum­mer­side, July 22.

Route 21 – Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 22.


A book launch for a newly re­vised edi­tion of “The MacLeods of Prince Ed­ward Is­land” by Harold S. Ma­cLeod is July 22, 2 p.m., at the Mon­tague Ro­tary Li­brary. Visit www. selkirk­sto­

Tues­day Talks at the Aca­dian Mu­seum in Mis­couche July 25 fea­tures Ge­orges Arse­nault (in English) on the an­ces­tors of two DesRoches broth­ers from France who came to the Is­land as fish­er­men in the early 1730s, mar­ried into the Arse­nault fam­ily and set­tled on the west­ern shore of Malpeque Bay. Ad­mis­sion is free; do­na­tions are ap­pre­ci­ated.

Malpeque His­tory So­ci­ety talks are Wed­nes­days, 10 a.m., at the Keir Memo­rial Mu­seum. On July 26, Earle Lockerby will dis­cuss the po­lit­i­cal ma­noeu­vres and machi­na­tions that re­sulted in a se­rial shift­ing of Prince County’s County Town from Prince­town, to St. Eleanors to Sum­mer­side

Wed­nes­day Evening with L.M. Mont­gomery is at the Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166), 7:30 p.m. July 26 will fea­ture guest read­ers read­ing two short sto­ries writ­ten by Mont­gomery and pub­lished in 1897, just two years af­ter she taught school in Bide­ford. Light re­fresh­ments will fol­low.

Teens, ages 12-18, are in­vited to join young adult au­thor Me­lanie Fish­bane for L.M. Mont­gomery: Teen Writer, July 27, 2 p.m., at Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Pub­lic Li­brary’s teen space area.


The Aca­dian Mu­seum in Mis­couche fea­tures “Mis­couche of By­gone Days’’, com­mem­o­rat­ing the 200th an­niver­sary of the par­ish of Mis­couche (1817-2017), as well as nu­mer­ous pho­tos and ar­ti­facts from the mu­seum’s col­lec­tion. Call 902-432-2880. or go to peimu­seum. com.

Bea­cons­field His­toric House, a P.E.I. Mu­seum site, is in Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-368-6603.

Bed­eque Area His­tor­i­cal Mu­seum is in the Wil­liam Call­beck Cen­tre, Cen­tral Bed­eque, fea­tur­ing a num­ber of ex­hibits. Con­tact­d­e­que­mu­

Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, a des­ig­nated His­toric Place of P.E.I., was built in 1878, on the North Cape Coastal Drive, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166). It is open daily.

The Cana­dian Po­tato Mu­seum is in O’Leary. Con­tact 902-859-2039 or 1-844-849-1470 or go to www. cana­di­an­potato­mu­

Elmira Rail­way Mu­seum is in Elmira, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-357-7234 or go to peimu­

The Farm­ers’ Bank of Rus­tico Mu­seum, a bilin­gual Na­tional His­toric Site, is on Route 243, Rus­tico. Check­ers­ or call 902-963-3168.

Green Gables Her­itage Place is lo­cated in Cavendish. There is no charge to visit this year as part of the Canada 150 Cel­e­bra­tions. Con­tact 902-963-7874.

Green Park Ship­build­ing Mu­seum & Yeo House is in Port Hill, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-8317947 or go to peimu­seum. com.

The Lucy Maud Mont­gomery Birth­place Mu­seum is in New Lon­don. Call 902-886-2099 or go to www.lm­mont­gomery­birth­

The MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Archives is at 75 Spring St., open year round. Ad­mis­sion is free. Call 902-432-1332 or 902432-1298.

Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage is in Or­well Cor­ner, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-6518515 or go to peimu­

The Sir An­drew Macphail Home­stead in Or­well is open. Call 902651-2789.

The Tryon Mu­seum fea­tures the his­tory of Tryon and Lot 28, the de­vel­op­ment of ra­dio broad­cast­ing in P.E.I. and in­for­ma­tion on the life of lo­cal car­pen­ter Ed­ward Sharkey, 1867-1970. Call 902-658-2009, or visit www.try­onareahis­tor­i­cal­so­ci­ Aca­dian Days Fes­ti­val con­tin­ues at Farm­ers’ Bank of Rus­tico Mu­seum and Doucet House, 2188 Church Rd., Rus­tico, (Route 243, off Route 6) un­til July 30. Call 902-9633168, send an email to farm­ or go to­ers­ Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Gret­zky is Ev­ery­where and RE: col­lec­tion. Call 902-628-6111 or check out www. con­fed­er­a­tioncen­­gallery.php.

Corn­wall Li­brary Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Ju­lia Rita The­ri­ault’s ex­hibit, “Coun­try P.E.I.”, un­til July 28. Con­tact Giselle Déziel at 902-566-3347 for in­for­ma­tion on dis­play­ing.

Eptek Art & Cul­ture Cen­tre fea­tures “Art Begets Art: Hooked Mats and the Art that In­spired Them at 130 Heather Moyse Dr., Sum­mer­side. Call 902-888-8373 or visit www.peimu­

Gallery 18 has an ex­hi­bi­tion en­ti­tled “Thérèse D’Amour - A Pas­sion for Na­ture. The gallery is at 10686 Route 6, just west of the New Lon­don in­ter­sec­tion. Call 902886-3201 or email info@Gallery18. com.

Kens­ing­ton Art Gallery is at 27 Com­mer­cial St., in the His­toric Kens­ing­ton Train Sta­tion yard. Con­tact 902-886-2395 or sut­ton@ pei.sym­pa­

The Pur­cell Par­lour Gallery in Clyde River is open at ran­dom times. Drop by when the road­side sand­wich sign is out on the high­way. Call 902-368-7526 or go to www.ju­li­a­pur­

Le­furgey Cul­tural Cen­tre, Sum­mer­side, fea­tures the 150th An­niver­saries Cel­e­bra­tion Ex­hibit, which can be viewed free of charge. Go to cul­ture­sum­mer­side. com or call 902-432-1298.

Mead­ow­brook Arts, Crafts & Cre­ations is in Cra­paud, 677 Route 13. Visit mead­ow­brookart­stu­dio. com or call 902-658-3171.

Pin­hole Pho­tog­ra­phy Gallery is the home stu­dio/dark­room of Char­lot­te­town artist/pin­hole pho­tog­ra­pher, Mary Carr-Chais­son. Call 902-628-1575, email mary@ pin­hole­pho­to­ or visit­hole­pho­to­gallery.

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