Event Calendar

5th Annual Art & Craft Sale, Waverley, NS

The 5th Annual Juried Craft Sale with 35 Local Crafters with a wide variety of hand made items. Oct 21 11am-8pm; Oct 22 10am-5pm; Oct 23 11am-4pm. Food at the Legion canteen, some live music, tickets on baskets of the crafters works, funds going...

Night Skiing, Labrador City, NL

January 18, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until April 16, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

On a trail so wide and well-groomed, it’s nicknamed The 401, skiers hit the classic and skate groomed Vello’s Trail until 10 p.m. nightly. The trail is lit and ski patrollers are on duty. Information: 709 -944-5842 or meniheknordicski.ca.

Colony of Unrequited Dreams, Halifax, NS

February 21, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until March 12, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

In this retelling of Wayne Johnson’s classic novel about Joey Smallwood, Newfoundland’s first premier, the fictitious Sheilagh Fielding tirelessly dogs the real life historic figure in a love story that spans five decades. Information:...

Jack Frost Children’s Winterfest, Charlottetown, PEI

February 24, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until February 26, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Get outside for a sleigh ride or shoot downhill on a tube, explore igloo village and make a snow sculpture. There’s a warm-up tent and a food vendor village. There’s inside fun too— - watch buskers, live theatre and robot builds or attack...

Nova Scotia Ice Wine Festival, Grand Pré, NS

February 25, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until February 26, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Head to the Annapolis Valley— – the heart of Nova Scotia wine country— – for a delicious little festival that pairs wines from seven Nova Scotia wineries with wonderful edibles by local chefs. Information: 866-479-4637 or nsicewinefest.com.

Bayside Blizzard Winter Carnival, Botwood, NL

March 05, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until March 11, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Try your hand at snow sculpting or your voice at Community Idol. Head out on the snowmobile run, play some hockey or warm up with inside games like darts, cards and bingo. Breakfasts, dinners and dances for all ages make this one busy winter...

Theatre Antigonish presents Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

March 07, 2017 @ 7:30 AM until March 11, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Theatre Antigonish, located on the beautiful StFX campus in Antigonish, presents Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl. Eurydice is a poetic adaptation of the tale of Orpheus, who goes to the underworld to retrieve his beloved Eurydice, only to fail in his task...

Fredericton Craft Beer Festival, Fredericton, NB

from March 11, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Craft beer is taking off in a big way in Atlantic Canada— – this festival is proof. Just in its fourth year, a sellout crowd flocks to the Fredericton Convention Centre to sample 150 local beers and ciders. Information: (506-) 260-9274 or...

Elite 10 Men's Grand Slam Curling, Port Hawkesbury, NS

March 16, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until March 19, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Watch curling with a competitive twist. In this competition, teams compete for ends rather than total points so they must either score at least two points with the hammer or steal at least one point without the hammer to take an end. Watch Team...

Vienna Boys Choir, Charlottetown, PEI

from March 17, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

If you thought the Rolling Stones had the longevity record, how about a group that’s been around for more than 75 years? .The Vienna Boys Choir has sung at the Imperial Chapel in Vienna. The world famous group has toured about 1,000 times to 97...

Tommy, A Bluegrass Opry, Saint John, NB

from March 18, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

One of America’s great young bands, – The Hillbenders, – has done an amazing thing— – created a bluegrass concert version of The Who’s epic rock opera. Yes, you read that correctly—and with Pete Townshend’s blessing, too. In the...

Flying on Your Own: A Tribute to Rita MacNeil, Halifax, NS

March 18, 2017 @ 12:00 AM until March 19, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Symphony Nova Scotia pays homage to Cape Breton’s Queen of Song, Rita MacNeil, with help from guitarist Scott Macmillan, the Men of the Deeps, Lucy MacNeil of the Barra MacNeils, and Rita’s niece Katriona MacNeil. Hear classics like “We Rise...

BOOM, Charlottetown, PEI

from March 31, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Take a wild ride through the birth of the baby boom generation— – Beatlemania, the Cold War, JFK, Trudeaumania, Mao, Vietnam— – via the music, politics and history of 25 years that shook the world 1945 to -1969. BOOM is the creative solo...

Swan Lake, Summerside, PEI

from March 31, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Harbourfront Theatre presents the world’s most famous ballet, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, the story of true love and the union of two souls. Bengt Jörgen, one of Canada’s most distinguished classical ballet choreographers, is bringing Swan...

Charlottetown Family Earth Expo

April 22, 2017 @ 1:00 PM until April 22, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

PEI Sierra Club presents the 7th Annual Family Earth Expo on Saturday April 22rd from 1 to 4 pm at the PEI Farm Centre, 420 University Ave. (next to CBC): an all-ages event with information booths; music; food; workshops on environmental action...