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Authentic PEI Experiences - North Cape Coastal Drive

Last updated September 10, 2014. For more information contact Melody Gay, 902-368-6339.

  Description Contact/Category Avaibility Prices Notes
Acadian Culinary Experience: Frolic, Fricot and Fiddles
Expo-Festival Centre
At Village Musical Acadien in Abram-Village, in a friendly, home-style frolic atmosphere, learn to cook some very popular Acadian pastries that you can enjoy hot or take home with you. Learn how you can cook a very easy to make meal, such as a fricot, to serve a large or small gathering. Taste some of the Island Acadians%u2019 traditional dishes. Spend the rest of your day at the Village Musical Acadien where you will enjoy top-notch fiddle players and where you can learn to play a tune or stepdance along the way! 1-902-854-3300
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Category: Cuisine/Taste
Open Mon-Sat, at 9:30 am, to anyone six years and over. Approximately 2.5 hours plus time spent at Village Musical. Check website for pricing and scheduling. Reservations required. Guests limited to ten per day.
Bunny Wool Art
Melvin and Lorraine Gallant
A hands-on experience with live bunnies. Comb them, spin their wool & create a bunny wool craft. 1-902-854-2096
1-902-854-2636
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Category: Art/Crafts
By appointment, June-Sept Please call for pricing and schedule Min 2 - Max 8, ages 6 - adult
Digging for Dinner
Bill & Mary Kendrick Experience PEI (Ron Perry)
With a spade in one hand, a pail in the other, learn how to dig & cook clams from a local Islander. 1-844-368-1670
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
May - Nov, by appointment, during low tide $85/PP (2 PPL) $20/PP (each additional person) Min 2 Max 8
Feeding the Giants
Kenny McRae
Handfeed giant blue fin tuna, look for seals whales & diving birds. A once in a lifetime experience! 1-902-882-3781
Mobile 1-902-206-3781
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
1/2 day (weather permitting), Aug 1 - Oct 5. Call for scheduling and reservations. $75 Adults; $50 chidlren Max 12
Irish Moss Harvesting
Cindy & Ricky Brennan
Using old-time techniques, learn about and harvest Irish Moss on the shores of Prince Edward Island. 1-902-882-3134
Cell# 1-902-856-2337
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
Daily by Appointment, May - Oct 31 $37/PP  
Metal Magic
Eric & Dianne Schurman, Malpeque Fine Iron Products
Using forge & anvil, make your own piece of folk art from recycled metal or make a black iron piece. 1-902-436-5006
1-866-436-5006
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Category: Art/Crafts
Available year round by appointment $85/PP (2 PPL), $70/PP (4 PPL), $65/PP (5-6 PPL) Youth: 12 yrs . For exterior paint add $20. Shipping charge is extra.
SeaSplash Soap Making
Eva Arsenault
Create your own novelty soap under the guidance of soap production specialist Eva. 1-902-882-2896
1-902-882-2230 (off-season)
Tignish Initiatives Tignish Cultural Centre
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Category: Art/Crafts
May 15 - Oct 15 by appointment $29/PP Pre-Booking Required Min 4 Max 10
Spuds, Fudge & Tales
Stanley MacDonald
Learn all things potato! Pick potatoes from the field, make potato fudge & enjoy a potato lunch. 1-800-565-3457
1-902-859-2039
Potato Museum
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Category: Cuisine/Taste
1/2 Day Reservations Required. June 1 - Sept 30. Experience can be customized. $49/PP. Family rates available. Min 2
Weaving with Wood
Ann MacRae McIsaac, Business Manager
Learn Acadian traditions and history while weaving and decorating your very own basket.

1-902-854-3063
Island Traditions Store
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Category: Art/Crafts

Reservations required, June 1 - Nov 15 $49/PP (Adult: Biscuit Basket), $65/PP (Adult: Egg Basket), $85/PP (Adult: Potatoe or Storage Basket) Min 1, Max 6
Contact: Melody Gay
(MLGAY@gov.pe.ca)
1-902-368-6339
Janet Wood
(JEWOOD@gov.pe.ca)
1-902-368-5508
     



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