2017 Prince Edward Island, Canada 2017 Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos (see also: 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2012)
March 10-12, 2017 PEI Provincial Home Show Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada Celebrating over 30 years making a house a home! Join us at the Eastlink Centre for the 2017 edition of the PEI Provincial Home Show! (also: www.mpltd.ca/homeshows/ ) Attendance: 13,000.
April 22, 2017 Earth Day - Worldwide Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.
May 26-27, 2017 Festival of Wines Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada Two nights of wine tasting with sparkling new features, including Friday's Grand Tasting. As you explore over 250 new and limited quantity wines from around the world, your tastebuds will be delighted with roving food stations. This year's festival will feature the wines of Spain.
July 13-15, 2017 Summerside Lobster Carnival Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada Community fun, cultural events /activities and culinary components including celebrity chef demonstrations, food samplings, special themed days, a mini midway for kids and families and much more. Steeped in tradition of celebrating the community, its culture and history with world famous PEI lobster, this event has been bringing residents and visitors together to enjoy family fun in Summerside for years. (also: summersidelobsterfest.com/ )
July 17-23, 2017 PEI Potato Blossom Festival O'Leary, Prince Edward Island, Canada Miss PEI Potato Blossom pageant, farmers' banquet, farm machinery show, parade, talent show, car show, horse pull, fun run and entertainment.
July 27-30, 2017 Northumberland Fisheries Festival Murray River, PE, Canada A community tradition with lobster suppers, midway, parade, dory races, log rolling, poultry show, cooking demonstrations and firemen's challenge.
August 25-27, 2017 Provincial Plowing Match and Agriculture Fair Dundas, Prince Edward Island, Canada Experience the Dundas Fair, like you did when you were young! ... we still have that "Down Home" feel of an old-time country fair. So, come back and join us, and "Feed Your Country Soul!"
August 31-Sept 3, 2017 Evangeline Agricultural Exhibition and Acadian Festival - Abram-Village, Prince Edward Island, Canada L'Exposition agricole et le Festival acadien de la région Évangéline. Sample some traditional Acadian dishes or watch the parade - it's one of best on the island. Other fun activities include craft displays, the ever-popular Music Jam and dancing, with devils to prod you on! Arts and culture aren't your thing? Then how about taking in the agricultural exhibition, where you can admire award-winning cows and horses and many other farm animals.
September 1-October 1, 2017 PEI Fall Flavours Festival Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada The Fall Flavours Festival, a month long culinary celebration highlighting authentic Island tastes and traditions, takes place during September in communities across Prince Edward Island. The Festival features a variety of acclaimed guest chefs hosting a wide range of unique culinary experiences.
September 8-9, 2017 PEI Beer Festival Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada Part of the Fall Flavours Festival, this event is focused on educating visitors and Islanders alike on the art and craft of brewing and tasting beer. The festival always features a great variety of beers, live entertainment and food pairings. The city comes alive after the festival ends each night with live entertainment featured across the city at various venues! (also: www.discovercharlottetown.com/en/events-upcoming/fallflavours.php )
September 14-17, 2017 PEI International Shellfish Festival Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada Four days of jam packed activities with culinary demos, celebrity chefs, exciting (and delicious) chowder and oyster shucking competitions and Atlantic Canada's largest kitchen party!
September 16-24, 2017 Organic Week - Nationwide, Canada Canada’s National Organic Week is the largest annual celebration of organic food, farming and products across the country. (Also: www.facebook.com/organicweek )
September 24, 2017 Great Island Grilled Cheese Challenge Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada Come celebrate Canadian cheese at this outdoor event hosted by Dairy Farmers of Canada and the PEI Association of Chefs and Cooks. PEI's top chefs compete for the title of the Island Grilled Cheese Champion. Sample them all and pick your favourite. Meet local cheese makers and sample their cheeses. Our special guest is Food Network's Chef Anna Olson. She'll be cooking up a cheesy dessert inspired by Prince Edward Island cheese. Come out and meet Anna Olson and sample her cheesy dish.
October 9, 2017 THANKSGIVING DAY CANADA Nationwide, Canada A day of thanksgiving celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. (2nd Mon. in Oct.)
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February 26-27, 2016 - Int’l Potato Technology Expo Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada For nearly 20 years, the International Potato Technology Expo has been bringing potato growers, from across the Maritimes and beyond, together with the leading equipment manufacturers and product solutions that potato farmers depend on and trust.
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June 12-27, 2015 Dine Around Prince Edward Island Various locations, Prince Edward Island, Canada Beat the summer traffic! Enjoy some of the Island's signature restaurants at great prices before the summer really heats up. Participating restaurants Island wide are featuring special 3 course meals at fixed prices of $25, $35 or $45.
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July 12, 2014 Culinary Bootcamp: Island Flavours Prince Edward Island, Canada Come and learn why this culinary experience was named, by the Canadian Tourism Commission, as one of Canada's Signature Experiences! With inspiration from here and abroad, chef will take you on a delicious culinary journey through PEI’s local bounty- shellfish, beef, pork and, of course, potatoes. Local products will be used in creating a flavourful menu that each participant will savour and go home with new skills to bring into your kitchen. Pastas, breads, salads, fish and meat are just a few of the dishes we will put together throughout the day. This experience includes a trip to the local market where you will pick out a few seasonal, local ingredients to include in your recipes. A true farm-to-table experience. Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm - Cost: $249.00 Other 2014 Dates: August 16, 29 & September 11, 22.
August 9, 2014 Culinary Bootcamp: Taste of Asia Prince Edward Island, Canada No region of the world offers the culinary diversity of Asia. From the hearty flavours of Korea, the subtle tastes of Japan, the unique blend of spicy and sweet of Thailand to the incredible variety of China, Asia is truly a taster’s paradise. Our Taste of Asia Cooking Camp gives you the opportunity to learn first-hand from a culinary professional who has trained in these styles in their countries of origin. Join our chef for a delicious journey throughout the region and discover the techniques and flavour profiles essential to creating authentic dishes from our featured countries. Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm - Cost: $199.00 Other 2014 Dates: September 13.
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July 28-August 5, 2012 - St. Peters Bay Wild Blueberry Festival St. Peters, Prince Edward Island, Canada A community celebration benefiting local parks and activities. Dances, parade, golf tournament, concerts fireworks, blueberry pancake brunch and more.