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Charlottetown might be a small city, but it’s bursting with big energy and infectious island vibes. It’s got all the charm and hospitality PEI is famous for, plus culinary experiences and an arts and culture scene that take visitors by surprise—in the best way possible.

Soak in the romance and nostalgia of our postcard-perfect streetscapes. Wander along a boardwalk where lobster boats and sailboats cozy up. Stay in a B&B that will give you serious Anne energy. Sound good? It’s time to discover Charlottetown.

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24 Reasons to Visit Charlottetown in 2024

Whether you’re excited about the return of your favourite Charlottetown festival or looking to discover something brand new, here are 24 more ideas to get your imagination rolling.

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Island Tides Yoga & Wellness Festival

Kick off the Summer Solstice in Charlottetown at the Island Tides Yoga & Wellness Festival June 20 – 23, 2024. With over 50 health & wellness events, this one is for the bucket list.

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Anne & Gilbert: The Musical Wednesday, May 15, 2024 - Tuesday, October 15, 2024 Experience Canada's greatest love story in the critically acclaimed and widely loved musical Anne & Gilbert. This summer at...
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PEI Festival of Wines Thursday, May 23, 2024 - Saturday, May 25, 2024 Explore 300+ wines at Prince Edward Island’s largest wine-tasting event featuring both local and world-wide reputable wine...
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The PEI Mutual Festival of Small Halls Friday, June 14, 2024 - Sunday, June 23, 2024 An exceptional Island experience! This award- winning event brings music, dance and storytelling into over 40 rural...
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Island Tides Yoga & Wellness Festival Thursday, June 20, 2024 - Sunday, June 23, 2024 The Island Tides Yoga & Wellness Festival is the largest health and wellness festival in the Maritimes. June 20 - 23, 2024.
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DiverseCity Festival Sunday, June 23, 2024 Celebrate Canadian multiculturalism through music, art, dance, cuisine, and more in Downtown Charlottetown on Sunday, June...
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Capital City Canada Day Saturday, July 1, 2023 - Monday, July 1, 2024 The City of Charlottetown’s 2024 Capital City Canada Day celebrations feature free, family-friendly activities and live...
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Cavendish Beach Music Festival Friday, July 5, 2024 - Sunday, July 7, 2024 The largest multi-day music event in Atlantic Canada! Join us in PEI for Cavendish Beach Music Festival (CBMF) July 5-7,...
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Experience the Magic of Anne & Gilbert, The Musical in Charlottetown As you explore Charlottetown, you'll quickly discover one name that resonates deeply with locals and visitors alike: Anne...
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8 Reasons to Attend the Island Tides Yoga & Wellness Festival From endorphin-flowing fitness classes and stand-up paddleboard yoga classes to intimate culinary experiences and gentle...
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12 Ways To Embrace Sustainability in Charlottetown Every day is Earth Day in Charlottetown. While we’ve been a place that recycles and composts for many years now, there is...
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Your Rainy Day Bucket List in Charlottetown While a rainy day may not be everyone’s cup of tea, PEI’s landscapes become extra striking, like a watercolour painting...
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24 Reasons to Visit Charlottetown in 2024 Although there are countless reasons to visit Charlottetown, it never hurts to have some added motivation. Discover...
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8 Reasons to Stay in the Heart of PEI From the walkable streets to the plethora of dining options, there are so many reasons to stay in the coastal city of...
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Late Night Gems: Your Guide to Charlottetown’s Nightlife Charlottetown boasts a buzzing bar scene and plenty of late-night party vibes. No matter what you’re after, you’ll find...
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2024 Official Travel Guide

Dreaming of visiting Charlottetown this year? Find all the inspiration you'll ever need in our 2024 Travel Guide. Easily browse online or order one directly to your doorstep!

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