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Christmas Bird Counts

Four counts scheduled for PEI between December 14 and January 5 Christmas is not only a time for fa [ ... ]

NDP PEI Holiday Social

NDP PEI members, friends and families are invited to celebrate the season at a potluck supper starti [ ... ]

Bluegrass and Open Mic at Summerside Legion

Every Monday

On Mondays enjoy bluegrass 7:30–9 pm with different entertainers each week at Summerside Legion. Open mic runs before the concert at 7 pm. Bring an instrument for a jam after the concert. 340 Notre Dame St, Summerside. 902-436-2091

The MusicMan

Tuesdays at Confederation Court Mall
Thursdays at Stratford Town Hall

Michael Pendergast begins another fall-winter season of music for children in the upstairs food court area at Confederation Mall, downtown Charlottetown, on Tuesdays at 10:45 am through May. Sessions at Stratford Town Hall Gym go Thursdays at 10:45 am through May. Michael is marking his 25th year playing for PEI children and families. Shows include movement, song and dance suited to a pre-school audience. A family fee of $5 is charged each session.

Acoustic Jams

Every Wednesday

Acoustic Jams are held every Wednesday 6:30–9 pm, at the Murphy’s Community Centre, Richmond St., Charlottetown (except on holidays). Everyone is welcome to bring an instrument or just listen. There is a nominal fee of $2, which goes to the centre to cover expenses. Contact Caroline at 902-940-9565 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Island Jazz at Baba’s Lounge

Every Thursday

Island Jazz presents jazz shows every Thursday at Baba's Lounge, 8pm to 10:30pm. Top local musicians perform original music, standards, jazz and pop favourites with a featured guest, followed by an open jam session where anyone is welcome to join in. No cover, donations at the door: Charlie Brown Christmas (December 13), Christmas with Kelley Mooney (December 20), Almighty Bruce Rooney and Evan McCosham (December 27). 181 Great George St, Charlottetown. 902-892-7377

Old Triangle Schooner Sessions

Every Thursday

A weekly trad music session takes place Thursdays at 7 pm at the Old Triangle Alehouse, 189 Great George Street, Charlottetown. Players and dancers welcome to join in.  

Got Blues Matinee

Every Saturday

Got Blues Matinee every Saturday from 2:30–4:30 pm at The Factory. Hosted by Got Blues (Chris Roumbanis and friends Reg Ballagh & Mike Robicheau). Each week there is a special guest and second set is always an electric blues jam. Upcoming guests: Logan Richard (December 15); Brian Pawley (ex Ronnie Hawkins) and Bob Pashie (December 22); Troy McArthur and James Phillips (December 29). Follow on FB. 189 Kent Street, Charlottetown

Saturday Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion

Every Saturday

Saturday Kitchen Party from 2–5 pm has Kitchen Party band and guests. 340 Notre Dame St, Summerside. 902-436-2091

Blues Jam with Whiskey Business

Last Saturday of each month

Blues Jam with Whiskey Business is held on from 5:30–8 pm on the last Saturday of each month (December 29) at Baba's Lounge, 189 Great George Street, Charlottetown. The first set features rockin' blues originals and covers, and the second set is an open blues jam. Follow on FB.

Old Triangle Trad music session with Roy Johnstone

Every Sunday

Roy Johnstone & friendsA weekly traditional music session, with host fiddler Roy Johnstone, takes place Sundays from 2–5 pm at the Old Triangle Alehouse, Charlottetown. First hour is a slow session. Players welcome.

Sunday Series: Tunes on Tap! at Copper Bottom Brewing

Every Sunday

Tunes on Tap is held every Sunday from 3–5 pm at Copper Bottom Brewing. Join Host Ward MacDonald as he and a rotating cast of fiddles, pipes, whistles, guitars and pianos deliver a pulse-warming set of traditional tunes and melodies—featuring trad artists from across PEI, Atlantic Canada and beyond. All ages welcome. 567 Main Street, Montague. 902-361-2337

QEH Fundraising Concerts

Every second Sunday to April 28 

The 4th Annual Winter QEH Fundraising Concert Series, presented by Cardigan Bearing and Steel and Cardigan Feed Services, will be hosted by Treble with Girls and guests. The family friendly concerts run every second Sunday at 2 pm until April 28 (except December 30). Next concert takes place December 16 at 2 pm with guests Bluestreak. Comprised of Roger Wightman, Andy Paynter, David Blue and Larry Campbell, Bluestreak is one of the Island’s most well known bluegrass acts who reunited last year after the death of former band member Nathan Condon. From 2004 to 2008 the band was busy on the festival circuit, recorded two CDs and wracked up numerous Music PEI and ECMA nominations and awards. Future guests are: Tip-Er-Back (January 13), storyteller Dennis King (January 27), Keelin Wedge and Courtney Hogan-Chandler (February 10), Kim Albert & Mike Arsenault (February 24), Kendall Docherty (March 10), The Taylor, Nick and Thomas Trad Trio (March 24), the Chaisson Trio (April 14), Peggy Clinton & Johnny Ross (April 28). Concerts take place at Assumption Parish Centre, 145 Stratford Rd, Stratford. There will be 50/50 draw and homemade lunch. FB QEHTrebleconcerts.

For more ongoing music, visit our Ceilidhs, etc. page or our online Events Calendar.

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