The Domino Man
The Domino Man knocks down 15,000 dominoes every day at 4:00pm.
A fun filled comedy circus variety show that can include a range of acts like hula hooping, fire eating, juggling, contortion, comedy, LED spinning, fire dancing, audience participation and more!
Bubble Wonders is fun, inspiring, educational, and captivates both young and old. An interactive performance full of fun bubble tricks and conveying the message that “Anything is Possible!”
Master of Magic and Comedy
From Hollywood to Australia and from Las Vegas to Japan – Murray Hatfield has thrilled audiences around the world with his signature style of magic and illusion with a serious comedy flair – On television, stage, in theatres, performing arts centres, nightclubs, fairs, exhibitions, casinos, corporate functions and on luxury cruise ships on the high seas.
Murray Hatfield has spent the last 2 decades taking some of his favorite magic illusions and combining it with his incisive wit for a fast, fun, funny and absolutely amazing experience for audiences of all ages. In addition to performing he also also writes, produces and directs stage shows for audiences from the PNE in Vancouver, BC to the “Magic Space” in Tianjin, China.
From the age of 10 when he saw his very first magician, Murray has been obsessed with magic. By 15 he knew that he wanted to turn his passion into his career and by 25 he was headlining one of the largest magic shows in the country. Now he travels the world creating, teaching, lecturing, producing and most importantly – performing his own special brand of magic.
Murray has won numerous international awards and accolades including being named “Magician of the Year” by the Canadian Association of Magicians. He is a regular guest star at the famed Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA and has appeared on television shows including Penn and Teller’s: FOOL US!
Kid’s Pedal Tractor Pulls
This is without a doubt something you should have at your event year after year. A tradition that kid’s and families look forward to. There is nothing funnier than seeing a kid pulling with all their might to the roar of the crowd.
Sounds of the Island
Campbell Amusement Rides
Awaken the child inside with a spin on the Tilt-A-Whirl, the thrill of the Zipper or any of the other entertaining rides at the Midway including the Scooter (bumper cars), Scrambler, Jungle Run, Orient Express, Gondola Wheel, Jalopy Junction (New), Vertigo (New), Slide, Freak Out, Berry Go Rnd, Bumble Bee Bop, Carousel and Roundup. If rides aren’t your style, try your hand at the games, to take home a prized possession from your trip to Old Home Week.
You may purchase your ride coupons at any of Campbell Amusement’s ticket booths through the midway grounds or invest in an Advance Ride Bracelet for a great price and ride any ride as many times as you wish on any day. Bracelets purchased on grounds on ‘Bracelet Day’ valid only for that day.
Regular Ride Bracelet
$30 – redeemable everyday except Sunday, August 12 and Tuesday, August 14 which are Toonie Days.
Advance Ride Bracelet
$25 (Redeemable any day)
On sale in advance at all Murphy’s Pharmacies locations across Prince Edward Island.
*ALL RIDES REQUIRE 2 OR MORE COUPONS PER RIDE, MOST RIDES REQUIRE 3 OR 4.
Livestock & Horse Shows
What would Old Home Week be without Livestock and Horse Shows? Competitors and exhibitors from across the Maritimes come to Old Home Week every year to take part in the elite livestock and equine competitions. We invite you to enjoy these amazing shows, and embrace the pride of PEI farmers, athletes, and competitors.
All About PEI!
Old Home Week was built on the celebration of Island agriculture, and this year’s event is no different! Take in the Experience Stage and learn something new with our cooking demos and information sessions on many different topics. The grounds will come alive as the best in Prince Edward Island agriculture come to the city, with tremendous food and culture exhibitions and displays. Experience great Island Arts & Crafts, the Women’s Institute, 4-H Displays, Animal Farms, and much more!
Experience a piece of Island Agriculture through a visit to the Celebrate Agriculture Exhibit. Learn more about the high quality food produced right here on PEI and where you can buy it fresh from the farm gate.
There’s plenty to see and do throughout the area; plant seeds, perform experiments, and investigate insects up close! Get your picture taken with Missy, our life size dairy cow, while learning about the food she eats and the milk she produces. Chat with our specialists and Industry leaders throughout the week for first hand information about Island farmers and their dedication to the land, their families, and their communities.
Gold Cup & Saucer Harness Racing
The fastest horses and the best drivers in all of Eastern Canada converge at the Charlottetown Driving Park Entertainment Centre for 16 racing programs in 10 days. The Gold Cup & Saucer dates back to the early 1960’s, and has become known as one of the most prestigious races in horse racing.
Visit Harnessing Racing PEI to watch all of the Old Home Week races on the Aliant world-wide broadcast, and for post times for all of the fast-paced action.
One of Canada’s longest running youth organizations for young people.
Cute and cuddly yet informative and interactive is the only way to describe this year’s 4-H contribution to Old Home Week.