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St. Paul’s Bridge

Bridge players meet at St. Paul’s Church in Summerside Tuesdays at 12:45 p.m. for friendly game. All welcome.

12:45 p.m., Aug. 21

The Shed at Slemon Park

Listen to jam session and bring an instrument if you play. Every Tuesday night, free admission, for adults any age. At Slemon Park Hotel and Conference Centre. Contact: Kim at 902-888-7192.

7-9 p.m., Aug. 21

Bedeque Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Bedeque United Church Hall, with Juliette Squarebriggs, and Jack Darrach providing the entertainment. Admission: $6. Lunch served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 21

Scottish Concerts

MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidh Concert Series runs on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. until Oct. 2 at MacKinnon Homestead Grounds, 31228 Route 2, Richmond. For more information call 902-854-3513.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 21

Toe Tappin’ Tunes Ceilidh

Toe Tappin’ Tunes ‘n Tales Ceilidh will be held at Britannia Hall, Tyne Valley. Musical entertainment by the Toe Tappin' houseband, 'Side by Each' (Cathy McFadyen Jackman. Jeff Coughlin and Al Peters). Emily Coughlin and Carolyn McKillop who will present "The Power of Folklore and Local History". Canteen service available.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 21


Concerts in the Garden

Concerts in the Garden series of outdoor concerts presented by Culture Summerside and Wyatt Heritage Properties Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., on grounds of Wyatt Heritage Properties in Summerside. Final week: Not All There, Irish pub band. Admission by donation. For details visit

6:30-8:30 p.m., Aug. 22

Memorial Society AGM

Annual general meeting of Stanley Bridge Memorial Society Inc. at Stanley Bridge Centre 9979, Rte. 6. Public welcome to attend.

7 p.m., Aug. 22

Fiddling Ceilidhs

Louise Arsenault, Helen Bergeron and Jonathan Arsenault team up with fiddler Gary Chapman for weekly ceilidhs at Stanley Bridge Women’s Institute Hall at 4897 Rte. 224.

Wednesdays. Lively Acadian-style song and dance, Don Messer-style fiddling, Maritime music and more. Admission: $15 for adults, $10 for children at the door, or purchase in advance at

7:30 p.m., Aug. 22

Malpeque Ceilidh

Ceilidhs at Malpeque Women’s Institute Hall, Rte. 20. Every Wednesday until Aug. 29. Hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan with fiddler Andy Doucette, singer and guitarist, Shane Pendergast, and step-dancer Veronica Murray. Night of Celtic and Maritime music, fun and stories. Island strawberries and ice cream available at intermission. Adults $15, children under 12 $5. Doors open at 7 p.m.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 22

An Evening with L.M. Montgomery

“Wednesday Evening with L.M. Montgomery” at the Bideford Parsonage Museum, reading the short story “Our Neighbors at the Tansy Patch.” which was published 100 years ago in August 1918. Light refreshments following.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 22

St. Luke’s Kitchen Party

The St. Lukes Kitchen Party, now in its twentieth year, is scheduled for Wednesday Aug. 22 at 7:30 p.m. at O'Leary Corner Jct 2 and 142. Entertainers are Betty Ann Perry and her husband Dane, Steve Perry on the fiddle, and Annie and Sarah (Wanda and Ruth) with their yarns about the local folks and more!

The Hall is air conditioned and Wheel chair accessible. A complimentary lunch is served

7:30 p.m., Aug. 22

Chase the Ace

Silver Fox Chase the Ace, in aid of Junior Curling and Sailing and Summerside Firefighters Association, draw every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. Do not have to be present to win. Purchase tickets at Silver Fox, D. Alex MacDonald Ltd. or Waugh’s Food Centre.

8:30 p.m., Aug. 22


Four Tellers Show

Comedic storytellers, The Four Tellers, featuring Denny King, Gary Evans, Alan Buchanan and David Weale, present “The Last Laugh” at College of Piping’s new Celtic Performing Arts Centre, Summerside, Tickets: $25, plus taxes and fees. Available online at or call 902-436-5377.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 23

Stanley Bridge Ceilidh

Ceilidhs at Stanley Bridge Women’s Institute Hall, Rte. 6 and 224, every Thursday until Aug. 29. Hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan with fiddler Andy Doucette, singer and guitarist, Shane Pendergast, and stepdancer Veronica Murray. Night of Celtic and Maritime music, fun and stories. Island strawberries and ice cream available at intermission. Adults $15, children under 12 $5. Doors open at 7 p.m.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 23

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke with Clayton Gallant at Summerside Royal Canadian Legion, starting at 8 p.m.

8 p.m., Aug. 23


Evangeline Chase Ace

Chase the Ace draw every Friday at Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village, organized by Evangeline Recreation Centre, Acadian Musical Village and Mont-Carmel Parish. Entertainment from 8 to 9 p.m. Free admission. Adults only.

7-9 p.m., Aug. 24

Legion Darts

Darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 7 p.m.

7 p.m., Aug. 24


Historic Churches Tour

First Tour of Historic Churches of the South Shore. Self-directed heritage tour of eight churches, organized by Canoe Cove Women’s Institute. Tickets $15 available from any member of WI or call Lois at 902-675-3428 or Prairie at 902-675-4909. Funds raised divided among participating churches to help with maintenance.

12-3:30 p.m., Aug. 25

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion from 2 to 5 p.m.

2-5 p.m., Aug. 25

Helping Hands Band Jamboree

Helping Hands Band Jamboree will be held on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Anthony's Hall, Route 2, Woodstock. Admission at the door. Music, fun and lunch.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 25

Club 50 Dances

Saturday night dances at Club 50 in Abram-Village from 9 p.m. to 12 midnight. Lunch and 50/50 draw. Admission: $6.

9 p.m.-12 a.m., Aug. 25

Summerside Legion Darts

Darts at Summerside Legion Saturdays at 8 p.m. Also, darts on Sundays at 12 noon and Fridays at 7 p.m.

8 p.m., Aug. 25


St. Brigid’s Anniversary

150th anniversary of St. Brigid’s Parish in Foxley River. Mass at 1:30 p.m. with social gathering to follow. Everyone welcome.

1:30 p.m., Aug. 26

Indoor Flea Market

Flea market featuring antiques, tools, local crafts, knitting, new and used items, at Linkletter Community Centre, 1670 Route 11, every Sunday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For tables phone 902-724-0914 and leave message. Free admission.

8 a.m.-1 p.m., Aug. 26

Mont-Carmel Concert

Sunday Evening Variety Concert at Mont-Carmel Parish Hall, 5786 Route 11. Performers: Caroline Bernard and Anique Granger (Que.), Meaghan Blanchard (P.E.I.) and Kendra MacGillivray (N.S.). Step-dancer: Kaylee Arsenault. Admission: adults $12, members of co-operative $10, students $5 and pre-schoolers free. For more info, call 902-439-0126, check website or Facebook.

7 p.m., Aug. 26

St. Louis Music Night

Music night at St. Louis Community Centre. Musicians: The Clements Family (Mary Clements children). Admission: $5. All proceeds for upkeep of centre. Air-conditioned centre. Light lunch served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 26


Gentle Yoga

Join Karen Langevin every Monday for gentle yoga class. One-hour class perfect for beginners, seniors or those coming back to yoga or looking for gentle practice. Leave feeling relaxed and rejuvenated, while creating wider range of flexibility. Bring a mat and small blanket or beach towel. At Slemon Park Plaza. Contact: Kim at 902-888-7192. $5 per class.

6-7 p.m., Aug. 27

Bluegrass and Acoustic Concert

Bluegrass and acoustic music concert featuring Kevin Arthur and Jason Campbell at Summerside Legion from 7 to 9 p.m. Open-mic performers on 7-7:30 p.m., have free admission. Admission: $5. A 50/50 draw and door prizes. Bring acoustic instruments for jam after concert.

7-9 p.m., Aug. 27

Backroad Ceilidh

Backroad Ceilidh at St. Nicholas Community Hall, 3699 Rte. 11. Summer ceilidh series every Monday evening at 7:30. Storytelling, traditional, East Coast and country music with host Jordan LeClair, Michael Richard and Connie LeClair. Special guests featured throughout summer. Admission $10. Doors open at 7 p.m. Find them on Facebook.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 27

Spring Valley Games

Spring Valley Community Hall cards and Crokinole parties Mondays at 7:30 p.m. All welcome. 50/50 draw and light lunch served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 27


Bedeque Ceilidh

A ceilidh will be held at the Bedeque United Church Hall on Aug. 28 at 7:30 p.m. Roy MacCaull and Friends will provide entertainment. Admission is $6. Lunch will be served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 28


Acazing Talent Competition

Acazing Talent Competition Aug. 30 at Evangeline Recreation Centre in Abram-Village. Three categories: under 12 years (prizes $150 and $75); 13-20 years (prizes $250 and $125) and over 21 years (prizes $400 and $200). Call 902-854-2091 or email

7 p.m., Aug. 30

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke with Clayton Gallant at Summerside Royal Canadian Legion, starting at 8 p.m.

8 p.m., Aug. 30


Legion Darts

Darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 7 p.m.

7 p.m., Aug. 31

Elmsdale Music Night

Music evening at Elmsdale Community Centre, 1006 Dock Road. Entertainers: George Chaisson, Roger Chaisson, Leroy Hiltz, John McInnis, Dale Gaudet and Joe Doucette on stage. Toe tapping, hand clapping music and fun. 50/50 draw, canteen.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 31


Legion Darts

Darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 8 p.m.

8 p.m., Sept. 1


Fun Darts

Fun darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 12 noon.

12 p.m., Sept. 2

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