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City life. Island style.

Charlottetown might be a small city, but it’s bursting with big energy and infectious island vibes. It’s got all the charm and hospitality PEI is famous for, plus culinary experiences and an arts and culture scene that take visitors by surprise.

Soak in the romance and nostalgia of our postcard-perfect streetscapes. Wander along a boardwalk where lobster boats and sailboats cozy up. Stay in a B&B that will give you serious Anne energy.

Charlottetown

Top Things To Do

Get in on the action!

Do as the locals do! Oyster tonging with experts. Cruising on the Charlottetown harbour as the sun goes down. Seeing how local brews are crafted. Getting the lowdown from an in-the-know local with a knack for storytelling. Touring majestic homes. Ready to laugh, learn, and marvel? We’re waiting for you. For more information, click here.

Find your fit.

In search of a sweat session or looking to be pampered? Whether you’re downward dog for hot yoga or snoga, up for a round of tennis in the park, in search of a fitness class, or want to polish up with a spa treatment, you’ll find your ‘fit’ in Charlottetown. And if hiking, cycling or PEI-style golf is more up your alley, you can count on finding plenty of options within easy driving (or biking!) distance of the city. For more information, click here.

The he(art) of our city.

Contemporary art installations and traditional music. Quirky festivals and world-class theatre. Our arts and culture scene is full of captivating contrasts. Ready to be amazed? It’s time to treat your creative spirit in Charlottetown. For more information, click here. 

Shopping

It’s easy to unearth thoughtful gifts and enduring keepsakes when shopping feels like a breeze Stroll through our downtown, where independent and quirky shops beckon. Visit the merchants at Peake’s Wharf to get your PEI style on. Head to one of our malls for those must-haves you need to stock up on. Get a taste of local grocery shopping at one of Charlottetown’s farmers’ market. This is shopping in Charlottetown–Island style. For more information, click here.

We’ve got the best, barnone.

As the Island’s capital, Charlottetown boasts a buzzing bar scene year-round and plenty of late-night party vibes. No matter what you’re after, you’ll find the perfect spot to say ‘cheers’.

Savour a cocktail or two at a secret garden terrace or overlooking the city from a rooftop patio. Kick back with a pint at one of our lively beer gardens, classic Irish pubs, or craft beer taprooms. Close the night out by getting your groove on at one of Charlottetown’s energetic bars or clubs. For more information, click here.

Have we got menus for you.

Our city is the Island’s culinary heart. It’s a place where you can crack into a fresh lobster on a patio overlooking the water. Where you can raise a glass at one of three unique breweries (though we recommend trying them all). Where global tastes and Island flavors pair perfectly. For more information, click here. 

 

City life. Island style