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

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

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

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

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

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