summerside lobster Carnival


Since 1956, the beautiful port city of Summerside, has celebrated the importance of lobster to the Island way of life with its festival, Summerside Lobster Carnival. The 2017 edition highlights lobster through demonstrations and taste testing with event Chef Robert Pendergast, lobster eating competition, lobster trap stacking competition, lobster industry storytelling,  the very best in harness racing, great entertainment, parade, cardboard boat races,  and a midway that will impress.

Be sure to make Summerside, the gateway to the North Cape Coastal Drive, your destination for the Summerside Lobster Carnival, July 13th to 15th.  Did we mention there will be plenty of lobster?


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Summerside Lobster Carnival
275 Fitzroy Street, Summerside
Prince Edward Island C1A 1S8

Tel: (902) 432-1279