Welcome to The Buzz!

Prince Edward Island’s guide to What’s Going On.

The Buzz is dedicated to sharing and celebrating the latest in entertainment, arts and culture across PEI.

If it’s happening, we want you to know about it…and there’s a lot of stuff happening!

The Latest

Chrissy Blanchard

Before we get to sit down to chat at a coffee shop in Charlottetown, a former student from the music program a...

Beautiful snow

Newfoundlanders have once again inspired us with their joyful acceptance of life’s littl...

Four lead roles

Four of the lead roles in this summer’s 56th edition of Anne of Green Gables—The Music...

Juno Nominees

Catherine MacLellan and Irish Mythen have both been nominated for a JUNO award for Contemp...

PEI CFMA nominees

Vishtèn Traditional Album Of The Year, Horizons; Ensemble Of The Year, Horizons; Oliver ...

Takako

Wrong Planet Band

Taking their ‘60s-sounding surf-rock songs that often feel like they come from an unknow...

And Yet I blame Hollywood

Benefit of a stout

Every year, March provides the first indication we have survived yet another winter. We al...

Music

Chrissy Blanchard

Before we get to sit down to chat at a coffee shop in Charlottetown, a former student from the music program at Bluefield High School pegs his high-school band teacher, Chrissy Blanchard, wh...

Arts

Climate Change

Nathan Rochford’s photography exibit Memory – PEI and Climate Change will be on view March 4–15 at Galle...

Artistic passions

Stephen Leard calls himself a “tinkerer.” I call him a gentle man with a gift. I had ...

85 years of art

A retrospective exhibition of work by island artist Nan Ferrier is being displayed at Epte...

Navigating The Un/Familiar

New works by Jared Perry are on view at the small town Market Gallery at the Charlottetown...

On Stage

Four lead roles

Four of the lead roles in this summer’s 56th edition of Anne of Green Gables—The Musical™ have been announced by the Charlottetown Festival. Returning as Anne’s academic rival and w...

Community

Beautiful snow

Newfoundlanders have once again inspired us with their joyful acceptance of life’s little surprises – in this case, 70 cm of snow. Everyone has seen photos of hardy youth snowboarding do...

Food & Drink

Brewery Battle

After ringing in the end of another successful year, Charlottetown’s beloved beer institution Hopyard has dr...

Island Hop Company

Under the winters frozen blanket of ice and snow, the Islands soil and those who farm it l...

Uncle Mike’s vision

Mike Perry Jr. has a vision and a life credo, “When you do the right thing, good things ...

Holiday shopping

The holiday season is upon us, so I wanted to talk about my holiday favourites and some of...

Readers & Writers

Mo Duffy Cobb

Author and PEI Writers’ Guild president Mo Duffy Cobb holds a mug of coffee in her Charlottetown kitchen, re...

Local Author Wins International and National Awards

Last spring, Local author Virginia McGowan PhD's book Harness the Power of Mentoring: How...

Screenwriters’ Bootcamp

The annual PEI Screenwriters’ Bootcamp event scheduled for May 22 to 28, 2020 will be he...

The Devil and His Legacy

The Island author known as Mima recently published her twelfth book (7th in the Hernandez ...

Make A Date Of It

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