Concerts in the Garden 2021 series is back!
2021 Concerts in the Garden
The garden of Wyatt Heritage Properties
205 Prince St (Corner of Granville and Prince Streets), Summerside PE
The Sounds of Island Summer
Wednesday evenings, from July 7th through to August 18th, the garden of Wyatt Heritage Properties, 205 Prince Street (Corner of Granville Street and Prince Street) comes alive with the sound of music performed by local musicians on the outdoor stage. The style of music varies weekly, but is connected to the roots of the Maritimes, country and gospel. Bring along a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the concerts which run from 6:30 pm to 8:15 pm. Admission is by donation.
The concerts are sponsored by the Government of Prince Edward Island and the City of Summerside. Ice cream made daily on the premises is offered for sale. For any additional questions please call 902-432-1298.
July 7th – Rodney Savidant
Rodney Savidant loves to kick off the summer concert series. Savidant is a well-known name on the Summerside music scene. He plays a variety of music from 50s and 60s rock’n’roll, country and bluegrass gospel. He has recorded a number of CDs. He is looking forward to welcoming and entertaining both old and new audience members in the garden.
July 14th– The Buchanan Family
Lloyd Buchanan and his sister, Wanda (Dunbar), have entertained audiences from the stages of numerous venues. The Buchanans perform contemporary, country, and 1960s music, with a smidge of gospel in the mix.
July 21st – Summerside Arts Festival Performance in the Garden
Roy MacCaull, Kim Tuplin, Bobby MacLean, Steve Perry
It will be the third and final day of the Summerside Arts Festival at Wyatt Heritage Properties. The festival celebrates the vibrant arts community of Summerside and area. On Prince Street, which runs through Wyatt Heritage Properties, there will be a Drive Thru Art exhibit featuring the works of over twenty local artists. On the lawn, artists and artisans will be demonstrating their skills, and from 6 pm to 8 pm, the above four wonderfully talented musicians will be on stage. Seating will depend on Public Health rules at that time.
July 28: Route 11 Festival Performance - Hailee MacDonald and Nick Gauthier
Culture Summerside is excited to have the lawn of Wyatt Heritage Properties be the first performance venue for the Route 11 Festival that will begin on Wednesday, July 28th and go throughout the weekend at various sites along Route 11.
August 4th - Roy MacCaull, Kim Tuplin, Bobby MacLean, Steve Perry
August 11th – Gentle Breeze, Harold and Marnie Noye, Dylan Ferguson, Brent Biggar
The four member Gentle Breeze band has a lot of playing time under their belts. Harold and Marnie Noye have been entertaining on and off PEI for over thirty years as a duo and with several different bands. Harold sings a fine lead and plays mandolin and guitar. Marnie plays stand up base and adds harmony vocals. Dylan Ferguson and Brent Biggar round out the band with their collective talent.
August 18th - Fred Martin
Fred Martin delights audiences with the singing of Maritime and Traditional music. Toes will be tapping and there will be a festive feeling in the air.
August 25: Fascinating Ladies
Young at Heart Theatre present the musical show, Fascinating Maritime Ladies. The show celebrates some of the wonderful female singers and songwriters from the East Coast and Quebec. Anne Murray, Rita MacNeil, Catherine Mackinnon, The Rankin Family, Edith Butler, and many more artists will be explored, with the Fascinating Ladies’ unique tight harmonies, and lively banter.
Fascinating Maritime Ladies stars Nadine Haddad, Kelley Mooney, and Catherine O’Brien.
Another summer of beautiful music presented under the tree canopy of Wyatt Heritage Properties draws to a close.
Where did eight weeks of summer go?