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Tignish Irish Moss Festival

Welcome to a festival steeped in history, community, and rich island tradition, the Tignish Irish Moss Festival! This annual week-long event pays tribute to the Irish Moss harvesters of yesteryears, and brings Tignish to life in an exceptional display of community spirit, colour, and entertainment.

Join us from June 23rd to July 2nd and immerse yourself in the vibrant Tignish culture. The town will be buzzing with family-friendly activities, local artisanal crafts, cultural exhibitions, and delectable culinary delights. The community spirit will be contagious as locals and visitors alike revel in the lively and authentic PEI charm.

Highlights of the Festival

1. The Grand Parade -July 2nd at 1:00pm: This year’s parade theme is “BLAST FROM THE PAST”

2. The Irish Moss Pageant – July 2nd at 8:00pm: Formalwear and Crowning

3. Live Shows and Entertainment

4. The Fireworks Extravaganza

Fri, Jun 23 - Sun, Jul 2


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