Tiny Island, Big Adventure

A summer spent on Prince Edward Island is filled with all sorts of fun, from chasing sunsets to savouring flavours, Island tunes sung by the shore to beach hopping. Discovering the magic of PEI is what summer is all about, and just because August is ending doesn’t mean that the … More

Eat Your Way Around the World in Charlottetown

Prince Edward Island prides itself on being Canada’s Food Island, bountiful in both land and sea. While the Island is rich in exceptional ingredients, the island is also rich in its people and culture, from the lively Acadian community in Evangeline to the vibrant Mi’kmaq community on Lennox Island. Throughout … More

A Points East Paradise

Exploring the Island in the summer is a treat, and exploring the Points East Coastal Drive is totally delicious! The rolling hills of green, distant sounds of a fiddle, the local flavours and exquisite talent, watching the Northumberland ferries carry travellers across the shimmering sea from one sun-soaked coast to … More

We Scream for Ice Cream

A sure sign of summer on Prince Edward Island is seeing a line-up of cars at every dairy bar and ice cream shop. There’s nothing like a frozen treat to help beat the heat! We’re so lucky to have so many top-notch spots all across the island. Just like how … More

Welcome Back to PEI!

After a long wait, we are so excited to welcome visitors back to our gentle Island! You deserve a vacation more than ever, and there is no better destination than the island of sprawling beaches, world-class cuisine, and relaxing accommodations. With PEI’s 5-stage re-opening plan set in place, Summer 2021 … 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

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

11 PEI Dining Experiences You Can’t Miss

Here on PEI we bask in the glow of our incredible beaches, welcoming communities, and in the talent of our people. From east to west this island promises to quench your thirst for beauty and adventure. We just know all that fun will have you working up an appetite for … More

Dalvay by the Sea – An Essential PEI Experience

Dalvay By the Sea

There’s something timeless and effortlessly romantic about Dalvay by the Sea. This elegant Victorian Inn and National Historic Site stands proudly along PEI’s North Shore, where it’s a treasured destination for visitors and Islanders. Grand Beginnings and Victorian Design Alexander MacDonald was a wealthy businessman and one-time president of the … More

Welcome Back to Spectacular PEI!

This just in: the Island is opening its doors again and we couldn’t be more excited! While we all stayed home, we couldn’t help but dream of the day that PEI could welcome visitors back to our sandy shores. And our wait is finally over! Prince Edward Island’s beautiful sights, … More