Charlottetown Christmas

Festive tradition continues until January 2

The Charlottetown Christmas Festival, a holiday tradition presented by Discover Charlottetown, continues until January 2. In partnership with the City of Charlottetown, this festive extravaganza features a wide array of activities and experiences to celebrate the holiday season.

Until January 2, visitors can step into the whimsical world inspired by Dr. Seuss at Christmas Town, a Whoville-Inspired Village; or take in the Holiday Magic on the Plaza featuring a mesmerizing holiday projection screened nightly on the plaza at Confederation Centre of the Arts. 

Shop for unique holiday gifts December 2–3 at the Holiday Makers Market at Chi Wan Young Sports Centre at UPEI. 

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas at Beaconsfield Historic House on weekends to December 10.

Discover artisanal creations at the Charlottetown Farmers Market’s Artisan Christmas Market on December 10 and 17.

Deck the Hall presented by Founder’s Food Hall & Market runs on weekends until December 17 and features culinary experiences, artisan markets, live music, and more.

LIVE @ the Centre holiday shows run on select dates from December 2–21 at Confederation Centre.

Experience the charm of the open-air Mistletoe Market on the plaza at Confederation Centre on weekends until December 24.

To ring in the new year, take part in the family-friendly Capital New Year celebrations on December 31 presented by Founders’ Food Hall & Market. Or dance into the new year at Craig Fair and Trailside Music Halls’ You Should be Dancin’ Studio 54 New Year’s Eve Party (19+ event).

For more information about these upcoming events under the festival’s marketing umbrella, visit