Partner Events

Tri-Lobster Triathlon – Sunday, July 17th – in partnership with Triathlon PEI, Triathlon Canada, The Summerside Lobster Festival and the City of Summerside,

Opening Day / Parade Day – Monday, July 18th – in partnership with the City of Summerside, Downtown Summerside, Explore Summerside, Nature Conservancy of Canada and the Bedeque Bay Area Management Association. Special guest performances by Dylan Menzie, Canada’s Got Talent’s Ivan Daigle and much more!

Youth Talent Contest – Tuesday, July 19th – in partnership with PEI Mutual and PEI Association of Exhibitions. Special Guest performances by Brett Gallant and Zak Doucette, Makayla Lynn and DJ Dexter Shea.

Celtic Day – Wednesday July 20th – in partnership with the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts, the Irish Benevolent Society, Scottish Settlers Historical Society, featuring COSAN, Ben Miller and Anita MacDonald and more!

Mi’kmaq Cultural Day – Thursday July 21st – in partnership with Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI and Lennox Island and the Aboriginal Music Program (AMP) featuring War Horses and much more!

Acadian Day in partnership with La Bella Alliance and EXPOSITION AGRICOLE ET FESTIVAL ACADIEN DE LA RÉGION ÉVANGÉLINE – Friday, July 2nnd – featuring Ten Strings and a Goat Skin

Sandjam Summerside – Friday, July 22nd – Sunday, July 24th – Presented by
Sports and Entertainment Atlantic

Atlantic Canadian Day / Family Day – Saturday, July 23rd in partnership with Small Halls Inc. and ECMA performance stage with Nathan Wiley, Dylan Menzie, Brianna Gosse, Tian Wigmore, Andy Brown, Hillsburn and more and featuring PEI’s own Paper Lions!

DiverseCity Festival in partnership with PEI Association of Newcomers to Canada – Sunday, July 24th.

Kids Summer Fun Zone – July 18-24 – including the LEGO Lobster Zone in partnership with LEGO Canada.

Beverage Zone – In partnership with Upstreet Craft Brewing – July 18 – 24