A Dazzling PEI Spring

Oh springtime, what joy it brings!! After a long – dare we say the word? – winter, there is nothing more rejuvenating than seeing green grass, feeling the warm sun, and noticing the first signs of new life and the bright, beaming colours of flowers and fresh leaves on the trees. … More

A Swoon-Worthy Charlottetown Getaway

We could all use a  little vacation right about now, and luckily we don’t have to go far to find the perfect getaway destination! There’s no  better place to explore than our very own PEI! Activate Our Island is your vacation-station for inspiration, itineraries, packages, and adventures across PEI. Whether … More

Daydreams of a PEI Summer

As the snow falls, the cold air blows, and we all stay bundled up in our homes to stay warm, there’s no denying the fact that we’re all daydreaming of a PEI summer right about now. Whether you’re on the island, slowly watching the ocean freeze over and blanket of … More

Fall in Love with Western PEI

To truly get a sense of the Island, you must experience the North Cape Coastal Drive. “Up West”, as it’s lovingly referred to by Islanders, is known for friendly people, coastal and pastoral beauty and delicious seafood. It’s not called “Canada’s Oyster Coast” for nothing! Rich in flavour, warmth and … More

An Eastern PEI Adventure

Points East Coastal Drive’s winding roads are breathtaking, their shops are small and unique, and the local food, straight from the ocean or farmers’ fields, is what the Island is all about! When The Redhead Roamer paired up with Activate Our Island to explore eastern PEI, there was no doubt … More

PEI’s Magnificent Guiding Lights

With a coastline of 1,100 kilometres, Prince Edward Island’s ocean-front beauty is ravishing from tip to tip. Covered in sand dunes, stunning red cliffs, wild rock formations, sea glass, and a water-front playground, the Island is a uniquely wonderful place. But staggered across the coastline you will find, quite literally, … More

Epic Winter Fun in Western PEI

There is truly nothing that can compare with a magical winter in PEI and in 2021, Activate Our Island has been reacquainting Islanders with just how great our fair isle is, one adventure at a time! The chance to sight-see and explore different parts of PEI is one of the … More

Family Fun & Great Winter Escapes

The snow has fallen and the Island has transformed! No longer a land of reds and greens, PEI is now covered in a blanket of shimmering winter white. Waking up to this kind of winter bliss can only mean one thing: it’s time for some fun! We’re gearing up for … More

2020’s Most Loved Photos of PEI

As the year comes to a close, we can’t help but take the time to reflect on how absolutely stunning these last 12 months have been. A gorgeous and calm winter, a blissfully warm and early spring, summer days filled with sparkling sunshine late into September, and an autumn that … More

5 PEI Christmas Traditions to Make Your Season Bright

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! As we count down the days to Christmas, we’re growing more and more excited to keep the holiday traditions alive as best we can in 2020. We’re talkin’ lights, sugar, snow, tunes – the whole shebang! Wherever you are and whatever this … More

A PEI Christmas List

Getting into the holiday spirit may feel a bit different this year, but as we celebrate the season, there’s no doubt that despite the challenges there are still so many ways to bask in the joyful glow of Christmas. Twinkling lights, festive tunes, holiday treats full of sugar, spice and … More

Why Mill River is the Perfect Place for Winter Adventure

Whether you love the snow or not, winter does not have to be a drag, especially in PEI! With so many beautiful sights to see and places to explore, all winter long you’ll find one great big adventure waiting to happen. And with snowy days fast approaching, what more could … More

The Dazzling Colours of a PEI Fall

There’s something about the magic of a fall day that makes us want to swing open the door and run into the great outdoors. The smell! The colour! The crisp air! Sweater weather brings us joy but nothing makes us quite as giddy as the sights of Prince Edward Island … More