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Upcoming Events

Sat, Jan 22 @ 7:30pm / The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts Centre

Pendy’s Pub Haggis and Hops

On Saturday, January 22, a little bit of Scotland will be joining Michael Pendergast for an evening of Pendy‚Ä...

Fri, Jan 28 @ 7:30pm / The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts Centre

Richard Wood and Friends at the College of Piping Celtic Performing Arts Centre

Richard Wood & Friends featuring Jon Matthews, Brad Fremlin & Rémi Arsenault with Special Guests Jol...

Mon, Feb 7 @ 12:00am / Summerside

Cozy Culinary in Summerside

Enjoy Summerside’s Winter Warmth festival as this Cozy Culinary event will showcase participating restau...

Local Scoop Blog

Everything You Need to Know About the Winter Warmth Festival 2022

The Winter Warmth Festival is coming; here's everything you need to know!  There's a sprinkling of snow on the ground, and the winter season has just begun in #TheCityByTheSea! Living your best seaside life doesn't...

Guest blog post by Shannon Courtney

A staycation in Summerside? Twist my rubber arm!  Growing up in nearby Kensington, I visited Summerside countless times as a kid, but after settling in Charlottetown 10 years ago, I rarely found a reason to make the...

Say it With Local

Sing it with us, "It's the holiday season..." We don't know about you, but we love a good carol or two! And, can you believe it? December is here, Seasiders! How have we already wound up in the final month of 2021?...

Spend Fall in Summerside… and In Your Kitchen

With the fall well underway, we know our hearts are full with the spirit (and foods of the season). In #TheCityByTheSea, restaurants have taken the opportunity to introduce some fall flavours to their menus, while...

4 Ways to Enjoy Fall Flavours in #TheCityByTheSea

Autumn. Fall. The solstice. It's all the same thing - the ending of summer and the beginning of cozy sweaters, warm drinks, and hearty meals! This month in Summerside, there's lots to do, including one jam-packed...

Your Ultimate Outdoor Dining Guide

Spend your summer sipping seaside; this is your ultimate outdoor dining experience guide. It may be nearing the end of August, but summer is still here in the City by The Sea, and the awesome restaurants that offer up...