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Scarecrows in the City Schedule of Events

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Taking place Taking place October 8th – 24th, 2021, the second annual Charlottetown Scarecrow Festival will take over the downtown core of Prince Edward Island’s seaside city. The streets, shops, and other public spaces of downtown Charlottetown will be DECKED with 1,000 artisan scarecrow installations. Meanwhile, our restaurants and shops will offer a little something for everyone—from specialty harvest dinners and wine tastings to live music and oracle card readings. Check back often as more events get added to the schedule below.

Are you a planner? Book your seat, tour, or table in advance to avoid disappointment. More of a last-minute warrior? Walk-ins are welcome (at most places)! Please also note that some events are free, but many require paid entry in advance or upon arrival.

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*Expect to see frequent updates to the schedule as we near the festival

Friday, October 8th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
4:00pm – midnight – PEI Brewing Company’s Octo-beer-feast (Advance tickets)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
5:00 – 7:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
6:00 – 9:00pm – Open-Air Mystic Night in Rochford Square (Card readings – drop-ins welcome)
7:30pm – Ghost Walk Tours (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Live Stand-Up Comedy with Shawn Hogan at The Guild PEI (Advance tickets)


Saturday, October 9th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
11:00am – 7:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
12:00 – 8:00pm – PEI Brewing Company’s Octo-beer-feast (Advance tickets)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:00 – 2:00pm – Harmonix A Cappella Quartet Live on Confederation Centre Plaza (Free)
2:00 – 10:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
2:30 – 7:30pm – Tours of Beaconsfield Historic House (Drop-in, by donation)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Saturday Sessions: Live Music at John Brown Richmond Street Grille (Drop-ins welcome)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
5:00 – 9:00pm – Spooky Cocktail Night at The Gallery (Drop-ins welcome)
5:30 – Harbour Feast at Peake’s Quay (Advance tickets)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1009 – Pumpkins on Board (Advance tickets)


Sunday, October 10th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
11:00am – 5:00pm –  Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
12:00 – 5:00pm – Harvest Market at Founders’ Food Hall & Market (Free – drop in)
12:00 – 8:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:30 – 3:30pm – Tours of Beaconsfield Historic House (Drop-in, by donation)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Sunday Afternoon Tune Session at The Old Triangle (Free, walk-ins welcome)


Monday, October 11th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)


Tuesday, October 12th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
7:00pm – “A Peek into Piedmont” Wine Tasting with Lesley Quinn at John Brown Richmond Street Grille (Free wine tasting with meal purchase. Drop-ins welcome)


Wednesday, October 13th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
11:00am – 3:00pm – Scarecrow-Making Workshop at PEI Crafts Council Retail Gallery (Drop-ins welcome, $15)
6:30pm – Art Party 1013 – “Define Autumn” (Advance tickets)
8:00 – 10:00pm – Acoustic Evenings at Gahan House w/ Jesse MacLellan (Free entry, Drop-ins welcome)
8:00pm – Adyn Townes at Trailside Music Hall (Advance tickets)


Thursday, October 14th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1014 – “Autumn Welcome Sign” (Advance tickets)
7:00 – 9:00pm – Tunes at the Schooner Room with Ward MacDonald & Friends (Free, walk-ins welcome)
8:00 – 10:00pm – Acoustic Evenings at Gahan House w/ Dave Woodside (Free entry, Drop-ins welcome)
8:00pm – Sean McCann at Trailside Music Hall (Advance tickets)


Friday, October 15th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
3:00 – 5:00pm – Third Eye Oracle Readings with Jenn at Green Eye Designs (Drop-ins welcome)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
5:00 – 7:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
6:00 – 9:00pm – Open-Air Mystic Night in Rochford Square (Card readings, drop-ins welcome)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1015 – “Art from the Heart”, RMHC Atlantic Fundraiser (Advance tickets)
7:30pm –  Ghost Walk Tours (Advance tickets)
7:30pm – Scott Parsons Live at the Confederation Centre (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Sean McCann at Trailside Music Hall (Advance tickets)


Saturday, October 16th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:00 – 7:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
1:00 – 4:00pm – Art Party 1016 – “All Ages Crochet Scarecrows” (Advance tickets)
1:00 – 2:00pm – Harmonix A Cappella Quartet live on Confederation Centre Plaza (Free)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Saturday Sessions: Live Music at John Brown Richmond Street Grille (Drop-ins welcome)
2:00 – 4:00pm – Got Blues! w/ Dan Doiron at Trailside Music Hall  (Advance Tickets)
2:00 – 10:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
2:30 – 7:30pm – Tours of Beaconsfield Historic House (Drop-in, by donation)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
7:00 – 8:30pm – Acupuncture + Sound Bath with Trevor Hall at Stride PEI (Advance registration)
8:00pm – The MoneyGoRound w/ Jenna MacGillivray at Trailside Music Hall


Sunday, October 17th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
12:00 – 8:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
1:30pm – Gordie Crazylegs MacKeeman at Trailside Music Hall (For Children, Advance Tickets)
1:30 – 3:30pm – Tours of Beaconsfield Historic House (Drop-in, by donation)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Sunday Afternoon Tune Session at The Old Triangle (Free, walk-ins welcome)
8:00pm – Scott MacKay Band w/ Rube & Rake at Trailside (Advance Tickets)


Monday, October 18th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
8:00 – 11:00pm – Oracle on Tap with Jenn at Hunter’s Ale House (Free oracle card readings with meal purchase)


Tuesday, October 19th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
4:30 – 5:30pm – Victorian-Era Séance (Reenactment) at Beaconsfield Historic House (Advance tickets)
6:00 – 9:00pm – Tarot on Tap with Jenn at Bar1911 (Drop-ins welcome. Free reading with meal purchase)


Wednesday, October 20th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1020 – The Lonely Tree (Advance tickets)
7:00pm – Mixology Masterclass with Ameya at Hunter’s Ale House (Advance tickets)
7:00pm – Full Moon Restorative Yoga & Yoga Nidra Class at Stride PEI (Advance registration)
8:00 – 10:00pm – Acoustic Evenings at Gahan House w/ Stephen Szwarc (Free entry, Drop-ins welcome)
8:00pm – Women Comedians from Atlantic Canada at The Factory (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Mat Hannah at Trailside (Advance tickets)


Thursday, October 21st
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
3:00 – 5:00pm – Unveil your Future with Patti Larsen (Free Tarot Reading, walk-ins welcome)
4:30 – 5:30pm – Victorian-Era Séance (Reenactment) at Beaconsfield Historic House (Advance tickets)
6:00 – 9:00pm – Oracle Night with Jenn at Olde Dublin Pub (Drop-ins welcome)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1021 – “Hello Fall” Fundraiser at Charlottetown Mitsubishi (Advance tickets)
7:00 – 9:00pm – Tunes at the Schooner Room with Ward MacDonald & Friends (Free, walk-ins welcome)
8:00pm – Logan Richard at Trailside (Advance Tickets)
8:00 – 10:00pm – Acoustic Evenings at Gahan House w/ Mat Hannah (Free entry, Drop-ins welcome)


Friday, October 22nd
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
3:00 – 5:00pm – Third Eye Oracle Readings with Jenn at Green Eye Designs (Drop-ins welcome)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
5:00 – 7:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
6:00 – 7:00pm – Drumming Circle at Rochford Square
6:00 – 9:00pm – Open-Air Mystic Nights in Rochford Square (Card readings, drop-ins welcome)
7:00pm – Charlottetown Film Festival (Advance tickets)
7:30pm –  Ghost Walk Tours (Advance tickets)
7:30pm – Rose Cousins Live at the Confederation Centre (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Logan Richard at Trailside (Advance Tickets)


Saturday, October 23rd
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
11:00 – 5:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:00 – 3:00pm – Art Party 1023 – “All Ages Space Kitty” (Advance tickets)
1:00pm – Celebrate Island Women and Non-Binary Folks – Matinee Performance at The Trailside (Advance tickets)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Saturday Sessions: Live Music at John Brown Richmond Street Grille (Drop-ins welcome)
2:00 – 10:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
4:30 – 5:30pm – Victorian-Era Séance (Reenactment) at Beaconsfield Historic House (Advance tickets)
4:30 – close – Fall Harvest Nights at Top of the Park (Reservations recommended)
2:00 – 11:00pm – Charlottetown Film Festival at City Cinema (Advance tickets)
5:00 – 7:00pm – Dance Performances by DownStreet (Free)
6:30 – 9:30pm – Art Party 1023 – Dreamy Forest (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Popalopalots at The Guild (Advance tickets)
8:00pm – Celebrate Island Women and Non-Binary Folks – Evening Performance at The Trailside (Advance tickets)


Sunday, October 24th
All day – Self-Guided Scarecrow Trail Walk (Free)
All day – “Interior and Exterior Worlds” Art Exhibit at Gallery at The Guild PEI
All day – Eckhart in the City Scavenger Hunt, Fall Edition (Free)
All day – Experience PEI’s Discovery Hunts (Tickets Required)
10:30am – 12:00pm – Dolly Parton Brunch & Tribute Show at the Trailside: Morning Show (Advance tickets)
11:00am – 5:00pm – Live Music on Victoria Row (Free)
12:00 – 8:00pm – Psychic Fair at Beaconsfield Carriage House (Appointments recommended, walk-ins welcome)
1:00 – 5:00pm – Horse & Wagon Rides ($5, cash-only. First come, first serve – pick up at Founders’ Hall)
1:30 – 3:00pm – Dolly Parton Brunch & Tribute Show at the Trailside: Afternoon Show (Advance tickets)
1:30 – 3:30pm – Tours of Beaconsfield Historic House (Drop-in, by donation)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Mystical Afternoon with Jenn Florence at John Brown Richmond Street Grille (Drop-ins welcome, free card reading with meal purchase)
2:00 – 11:00pm – Charlottetown Film Festival at City Cinema (Advance tickets)
2:00 – 5:00pm – Sunday Afternoon Tune Session at The Old Triangle (Free, walk-ins welcome)
8:00pm – The Burning Hell at Trailside (Advance tickets)

Most outdoor tours, self-guided walks, performances & events will naturally allow for physical distancing, but we remind all festival-goers to please wear a mask indoors and maintain physical distance to ensure optimal health & well-being of all participants. PEI Vax Passes will be required at all indoor events and dining at restaurants. Cleaning protocols and public health operational plans will also be in place by all partnering businesses & organizations. 

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