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Authentic PEI Experiences - Charlottetown

Last updated January 30, 2015. For more information contact Melody Gay, 902-368-6339.

  Description Contact/Category Availability Prices Notes
A Night at the Track
Bill & Mary Kendrick Experience PEI
Let us introduce you to the Island harness racing tradition & the excitement of our Casino. 1-844-368-1670
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
Thursdays at 6:30 pm & Saturday at 5:30 pm. April to December except July 17 & 19 or August 14 & 16. Contact for availability $75/PP plus HST (2-3), $65/PP plus HST (4-5) Min 2, Max 6. Inquire about a customized experience for larger group.
Create a Silver Memory Experience
Ayelet Stewart
This experience allows you to work in a goldsmith studio using the tools and step-by-step guidance. 1-902-569-4477
Cell: 393-6377
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Category: Art/Crafts
Available year round by appointment $70/adults, $35/children Min 1, Max 4. Children age 8-15
Culinary Boot Camps
Holland College & The Culinary Institute of Canada
An authentic, hands on, culinary experience of Island culture, alongside our professional chefs. 1-902-566-9305
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Category: Cuisine/Taste
June 1 - Sept 30 Half & Full day experiences, check website for pricing  
Fiddling for Fun
Ward MacDonald
Mysteries of traditional music revealed by an Island fiddler: jigs, reels & a fiddle lesson! Family & group. 902-201-1758
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Category: Culture/Heritage
Year round by appointment $40/PP Min 2, No Max
GPS Heritage Quest
Bill & Mary Kendrick, Experience PEI
Explore downtown Charlottetown, using a handheld GPS unit to navigate & solve to a crossword puzzle. 1-844-368-1670
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
1/2 day, May-Oct $45 per group plus HST  
Owner for an Evening
Bill & Mary Kendrick Experience PEI (Harness Racing PEI)
Includes personal Island host, exclusive access to paddock. Meet your horse & trainer before the race & discuss strategy, then enjoy a buffet & watch your horse. 1-844-368-1670
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
Book online or contact us for more info. Thursdays & Saturdays April to December except July 16 & 18, August 20 & 22. Contact for availability. $190/Couple. Must be 19 yrs old or older to play, purchase or redeem Atlantic Lottery gaming products at Red Shores.  
Painting Pictures
Bill & Mary Kendrick Experience PEI
Island artist Susan Christensen will teach you to take scenic photos and paint from them. 1-844-368-1670
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Category: Arts/Crafts
May - Oct Offered daily Monday-Saturday; Subject to availability. Minimum-72 hours advance notice Half Day Photography session (2.5 hrs), $80/pp Half Day Painting session, (3 hrs), $90/pp; Full Day Photography & Painting (5.5 hrs), $170/pp (lunch not included)  
Top Notch Charters - Lobster Excursions
Mark Jenkins
Embark on an adventure with an authentic lobster boat and crew. Learn all about the lobster industry. 1-902-626-6689 (off-season 569-2914)
Top Notch Charters
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Category: Nature/Outdoors
July 1 - Aug 31 $45/PP (10:30 am) $80/PP (1:30 pm) $80/PP (5:00pm) - lobster meal included Maximum 12 PPL per charter
What Wood You Make?
Joe McAskill, McAskill Woodworking Ltd.
Learn how to use a lathe to create some magic, turning a square block of wood into a beautiful craft. 1-902-566-3416 (year round)
1-866-303-3416
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Category: Arts/Crafts
Year Round availability, 1/2 day Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am-12:00 pm. By appointment $90 (1-2 PPL), $65 (3-6 PPL) Includes all safety equipment, materials and instruction 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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