© Guardian photo by Heather Taweel
Thousands of colourful tulips will be blossoming in Charlottetown in late May. Mayor Clifford Lee announced plans for the first annual Charlottetown Tulip Festival to be held May 24 and 25.
Free tickets for the Charlottetown Tulip Festival’s Promise of Spring music concert will be available for one-day only today.
The Promise of Spring concert will feature singers Joey Kitson, Catherine O’Brien, Caroline Bernard and fiddler Kendra MacGillivray.
Also featured are the Island String Ensemble, a special performance by Dance Stars Academy, a choir of over 100 people and backup singers Kelsea McLean, Jennifer Gillis and Andrea Ellis.
Promise of Spring will be held Sunday, May 25 from 7-9 p.m. at the Trinity United Church in Charlottetown. This is a free event, but tickets are required for admission. The tickets will be available on May 10, while quantities last, inside the main entrance of City Hall from 10-11 a.m. There is a limit of four tickets per person.
The concert is presented by the City of Charlottetown and its partners the Confederation Bridge Concert Series and Trinity United Church.