St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island

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St. Peters Bay
Community
Municipality of St. Peters Bay
St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island is located in Prince Edward Island
St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island
St. Peters Bay in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°25′01″N 62°34′52″W / 46.417°N 62.581°W / 46.417; -62.581Coordinates: 46°25′01″N 62°34′52″W / 46.417°N 62.581°W / 46.417; -62.581
Country Canada
Province Prince Edward Island
County Kings County
Incorporated[1] 1953
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 253
Time zone AST
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC)
Area code(s) 902
Telephone Exchange 887

St. Peters Bay is a municipality that holds community status in Prince Edward Island, Canada.[2] It was incorporated in 1953.[1] St. Peters Bay is well known for its annual Blueberry Festival and Parade, which draws in tourists and locals alike.

St. Peters Landing[edit]

A popular tourist attraction in St Peters is the shops at St Peters landing, which were opened in 2005 after a major dredging and restructuring project surrounding the bay and the bridge. Today this reclaimed land constitutes a locale for summer shops and businesses.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Municipality of St. Peters Bay". Department of Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs. Retrieved February 7, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Municipal Councils and Contact Information" (PDF). Government of Prince Edward Island. January 27, 2017. Retrieved February 4, 2017.