Bluegrass and Open Mic at Summerside Legion
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
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Michael Pendergast begins another fall-winter season of music for children in the upstairs food court area at Confederation Mall, downtown Charlottetown, on Tuesdays through May. Sessions at Stratford Town Hall Gym go Thursdays 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.
Tunes with Thomas Harrington & Ward MacDonald
Every Wednesday in October
Fiddle, pipes and piano with Thomas Harrington and Ward MacDonald every Wednesday in October at 7 pm. Old Triangle Alehouse, 189 Great George Street, Charlottetown.
Island Jazz at Baba’s Lounge
Island Jazz presents jazz shows every Thursday at Baba's Lounge, 181 Great George Street in Charlottetown, from 8–10:20 pm. 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 accepted at the door.
Old Triangle Schooner Sessions
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.
BBQ & Blues
A music in residency program features Logan Richard each Friday for the month of October. Music goes from 7–10 pm, and food from Sneaky Cheats starts at 6 pm. Admission is free. It takes place at Copper Bottom Brewing, 567 Main St, Montague. 902-361-2337
Got Blues Matinee
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: October 20 with singer Amanda MacLean-Franciosa and singer/bassist/guitarist Gerry Franciosa; October 27 with Halloween party with singer/guitarist Mark Haines. Follow on FB. 189 Kent Street, Charlottetown
Saturday Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion
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 at Baba's Lounge, 189 Great George Street, Charlottetown. Upcoming dates are: October 27, November 24, and December 29. 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
A 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
A free weekly event held every Sunday from 3–5 pm at Copper Bottom Brewing, 567 Main Street, Montague. Hosted by Ward MacDonald, it features traditional Celtic music by artists from across PEI, Atlantic Canada, and beyond. Between the fiddles, piano, pipes, and guitar, your toes will be tapping. Ward MacDonald plays alongside weekly guests. 902-361-2337