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St. Pe­ter’s Wild Blue­berry Fes­ti­val is July 29 to Aug. 6: www. stpeters­blue­ber­ryfes­ti­val.com or 902-961-2934.

Is­land Fringe Fes­ti­val is Aug. 3-6: www.is­land­fringe.com.

DANCES

Pig ’n’ Whis­tle fea­tur­ing The Rustlers is July 29, 8 p.m., at the Kaylee Hall in Pooles Cor­ner. Doors open at 7:15 p.m.

A dance is at 56 St. Peters Rd., Char­lot­te­town, July 29, 9 p.m. to mid­night. Mu­sic is by Mu­sic and Friends with Joe Hynes. There is a free lunch and a 50/50 draw.

Square dance is at the Olde Lorne Val­ley School, 922 Lorne Val­ley Rd. (near Cardi­gan) Wed­nes­days, 8-11 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is $6. Lunch is served.

Wed­nes­day dances are at Hills­bor­ough Park Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. The next one is Aug. 2, 8:30-11:30 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. Ad­mis­sion is at the door. Call 902-314-1865 or go to www. pe­i­ceilidhs.com.

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.

FOOD AND MU­SIC

The Is­land His­tory Sun­day brunch se­ries at Sir An­drew Macphail Home­stead, Or­well, con­tin­ues July 30, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., fea­tur­ing brunch at 11 a.m. and a talk to fol­low by Dr. Sile Post on Macphail’s Homesteading Life­style: A Model for Mod­ern Is­land Liv­ing”. Cost: $25 ($20 for mem­bers and lo­cal res­i­dents - King County and Or­well). The bi-weekly se­ries is part of the home­stead’s 2017 fundrais­ing cam­paign.

“Down with De­mon Run – Sto­ries and Songs of Rum Run­ning on Prince Ed­ward Is­land” is Sun­days at The Hav­i­land Club. Doors open at 5 p.m.; show and sup­per are a 5:30 p.m. Tick­ets are at tick­etwiz­ard/ca or at the door.

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.

THEATRE/ COM­EDY/DANCE

A free cir­cus show, “Car­naval en Prom­e­nade”, is July 30 at noon, part of the Ren­dez-vous Rus­tico Fes­ti­val. It is at the Famers’ Bank of Rus­tico. En­joy a fu­sion of mu­sic, dance, magic, jug­gling, an aerial cir­cus and re­lated work­shop and a free bar­be­cue.

“Anne & Gil­bert” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Go to www. theguild­pei.com 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.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre.com 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. wa­ter­mark­the­atre.com or 902963-3963.

“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.

Char­lot­te­town Bur­lesque re­turns to The Guild in Char­lot­te­town on July 28, 11 p.m. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“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.court­housethe­atre.ca or email info@court­housethe­atre.ca.

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.

“For the Love of the Is­land”, a new show fea­tur­ing Tre­ble with Girls (Jolee Patkai, Maxine MacLennan, Sheila MacKen­zie, Nor­man Ste­wart), runs Wed­nes­days at the Kings Play­house in Ge­orge­town. 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.wa­ter­mark­the­atre.com or 902-963-3963.

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

“The Dream Catch­ers”, 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.

“High­land Storm” is at the Col­lege of Pip­ing in Summerside, se­lect times un­til Aug. 2. For in­for­ma­tion, 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.

COM­PE­TI­TIONS

The Prince County Ex­hi­bi­tions will host a youth tal­ent com­pe­ti­tion on July 27 at 7 p.m. To reg­is­ter, email pcex2013@gmail.com or phone 902-853-3013.

CLUB LIST­INGS

Lady Soul - Baba’s, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Mag­dalena Rose - Carr’s Oys­ter Bar, Stan­ley Bridge, July 28, 9:30 p.m.

Nick Hann - Broth­ers Two, Summerside, July 28.

Tris­tan Legg - Next Door@The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Kim Al­bert - Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 28.

Dave Doyle Band - Sil­ver Fox Curl­ing and Yacht Club, Summerside, July 28.

Brid­gette Blan­chard - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 28. Brian Dunn - Dundee Arms, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Party Boots - Fish­bones, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Gor­man and Oakie - Hunter’s Ale House, Char­lot­te­town July 28.

DJ Woz Throw­back Dance Party - Char­lot­te­town Beer Gar­den, July

28.

Richard Wood and Gor­don Belsher - Old Tri­an­gle, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Muddy Buddy and Desx­ter - Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July

28.

Neon Moon - RCAF Wing, Summerside, July 28.

Chris and Andy - John Brown Rich­mond Street Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 28.

Live mu­sic - Olde Dublin Pub, Char­lot­te­town, July 28-29.

Bran­don and Jen Gil­lis - Carr’s Oys­ter Bar, Stan­ley Bridge, July 29, 4-7 p.m.

Busted Skulls, Diner Drugs, Noth­ing Box - Baba’s Lounge, July 29.

Dave Wood­side - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

The Young Ones – Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 29.

Adam MacGre­gor and the Foe - Hunter’s Ale House, Char­lot­te­town July 29.

Brielle Ansems - Next Door@The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

Rene­gade - RCAF Wing, Summerside, July 29.

The Mu­seum Pieces –

The Sportsman’s Club, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

Mario Ro­bichaud - Sil­ver Fox Curl­ing and Yacht Club, Summerside, July 29.

Our Lady Peace trib­ute - Char­lot­te­town Beer Gar­den, July 29.

Tradewinds - The Fac­tory, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

More Soul - Fish­bones, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

Math­e­matix - Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 29.

LIT­ER­ARY EVENTS/ READ­INGS/ PRE­SEN­TA­TIONS

Tues­day Talks at the Aca­dian Mu­seum in Mis­couche Aug. 1 fea­tures his­to­rian Sally Ross, Tan­tallon, N.S., giv­ing an il­lus­trated talk in French on Aca­dian ceme­ter­ies in the Mar­itimes. Ad­mis­sion is free; dona­tions are ap­pre­ci­ated.

Malpeque His­tory So­ci­ety talks are Wed­nes­days, 10 a.m., at the Keir Memo­rial Mu­seum. On Aug. 2, Malpeque Diaries: The Hand­writ­ten Diaries of School Teacher Lucy Palmer Haslam will be given by Mary McDon­ald-Ris­sa­nen.

Wed­nes­day Evening with L.M. Mont­gomery is at the Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166), 7:30 p.m. On Aug. 2, guest read­ers will read “The Goose Feud”, a short story writ­ten by Mont­gomery and pub­lished in 1897, just two years af­ter she taught school in Bide­ford. Light re­fresh­ments will fol­low.

MUSEUMS, IN­TER­PRE­TIVE CEN­TRES

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.

The Anne of Green Gables Mu­seum is in Park Cor­ner. Con­tact 1-800-665-2663 or 902-886-2884 or go to www.an­nemu­seum.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. Con­tact http://www.be­d­e­que­mu­seum.ca.

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.cana­di­an­potato­mu­seum.info.

Elmira Rail­way Mu­seum is in Elmira, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-3577234 or go to peimu­seum. com.

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

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.lm­mont­gomery­birth­place.ca.

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 peimu­seum.com.

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,

Corn­wall Li­brary Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Ju­lia Rita The­ri­ault’s ex­hibit, “Coun­try P.E.I.”, un­til July 28. An ex­hibit by the artists known as Mil­lie’s Mar­vels opens on Aug. 1, 7 p.m. Con­tact Giselle Déziel at 902-566-3347 for in­for­ma­tion on dis­play­ing.

1867-1970. Call 902-658-2009, or visit www.try­onareahis­tor­i­cal­so­ci­ety.com.

Wood Is­lands Light­house Mu­seum is open. Con­tact 902962-3110 or go to wood­is­land­s­ligh­house.com.

EX­HI­BI­TIONS

Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Gret­zky is Ev­ery­where and RE: col­lec­tion. Call 902-628-6111 or check out www. con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre.com/en/art­gallery.php.

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.peimu­seum.com.

Karen Gal­lant Stu­dio Gallery in Rus­tico is on the cor­ner of Route 6 and 243, Rus­tico Road. Con­tact karen­gal­lant.com.

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.sym­pa­tico.ca.

Ma­roon Pig Art Gallery and Cafe is at 37 Wa­ter St., Ge­orge­town. Call 902-652-2569 or check www. ma­roon­pig.ca.

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.ju­li­a­pur­cell.ca.

MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Ar­chives fea­tures on­go­ing ex­hibits, fea­tur­ing var­i­ous Is­land artists. It is at 85 Spring St., Summerside. Call 902-432-1332 or 902432-1298.

Mead­ow­brook Arts, Crafts & Cre­ations is in Cra­paud, 677 Route 13. Visit mead­ow­brookart­stu­dio.com.

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