'Tis the Season

Eat Local and Shop Local this Holiday Season

1. Give the Gift of an Authentic PEI Experience

What do you buy for the person who seems to have everything? Authentic PEI Experiences are not just for visitors. Your family and friends will also enjoy the pleasure of activities offered by a long list of chefs, artisans, farmers, fishers, musicians and a host of other fellow Islanders who love what they do and want to share it.Display of wooden toys on a gift store shelf

2. Reasons to Buy Local

Learn about the big impact that supporting local, independent producers can make to our local economy. 

3. PEI Christmas Trees and WreathsSingle lit Christmas tree in wooded area

You are helping the environment and supporting local growers when you buy a real Christmas tree. Find a list of local producers as well as safety tips.

4. PEI Recipes

This collection of Island recipes from Acadian Meat Pie to Cranberry Pudding with toffee sauce is sure to tempt your taste buds.

5.  Who Grows Your Christmas Dinner?

Consider local food sources when shopping for your holiday parties and feasts. Find a list of what's in season from the land and sea as well as local wines, spirits and beer.

Energy Saving Tip - Trim the Tree with LEDExterior shot of bungalow decorated for the holiday season

Make your holiday displays smart and festive with LED decorative lights – they use 90% less energy and last up to 10 times longer.





Published date: 
November 14, 2016
Executive Council

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Executive Council
5th Floor, Shaw Building 
95 Rochford Street
P.O. Box 2000, 
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4501
Fax: (902) 368-4416


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