2017 Special Events in PEI National Park

June

Bioblitz - June 9 - 10 2017

PEI National Park will be participating in Parks Canada's national BioBlitz initiative. This event will be held in June 2017, and will be delivered in collaboration with partners from local watershed and environmental groups. More details to follow.

July

Participaction 150 -  July 2 2017
ParticipAction will host an activity at Cavendish Beach as part of their ParticipACTION 150 play list. Details to come.

Parks Day and The Great Island Sandcastle competition - July 15  2017
PEI National Park will be holding the annual Parks Day celebration and sandcastle competition for a day of family fun. 

Special Events at Green Gables Heritage Place

National Historic Sites Day - July 8 2017
Anne Shirley and friends will host visitors on site at Green Gables Heritage Place to celebrate NHS Day at Green Gables. Heritage demonstrations, traditional ice cream and butter making as well as games and races for kids will be on display to celebrate the centennial.

Special Events at Port-la-Joye - Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Acadian National Feast Day - August 13 2017
Join the festivities and celebrate and Acadian culture as part of the National Historic Sites 100 Anniversary. Enjoy Acadian stories, take in a historical vignette, spend time in our children’s activity tent and much more. Cap it off with the tintamarre parade, and traditional Acadian music!