2014 Special Events
Join us for a whole year’s worth of fun and exciting opportunities to experience the great outdoors on Prince Edward Island. More events will be added as details are confirmed, so check back through the season!
For more information about any of these events please call 902-672-6350. Schedule subject to change.
Special Events at PEI National Park
'Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day' at Robinsons Island
Date: October 4, 2014
Location: Robinsons Island Trailhead
Islanders and visitors are invited to join Parks Canada and collaborating partners to celebrate this fun-filled event for the entire family, taking place on the new trails at Robinsons Island in PEI National Park on Saturday October 4th between 1:00 and 3:00 pm. Exciting mountain bike demonstrations and clinics will also take place throughout the afternoon. Please visit the Robinsons Island Project Update page for additional information.
Prince Edward Island Marathon
Date: October 19, 2014
Location: Brackley to Dalvay
Challenge yourself in the Prince Edward Island Marathon. The start line at Brackley Beach launches you into 12 kilometres of beautiful seaside landscapes. After winding past dunes, the Covehead Lighthouse and Dalvay-by-the-Sea National Historic Site you’ll find yourself along the Confederation Trail, heading for Charlottetown and the finish line at Province House National Historic Site. Join us for this Boston qualifier and one of the friendliest marathons around. To register or for additional information, please contact PEI Marathon.
2014 marks the 150th anniversary of the 1864 Charlottetown Conference – the event that led to Canadian Confederation. Year-long, province-wide celebrations will pay tribute to one of the most important events in our nation’s history...and you're invited! www.pei2014.ca/events