St. Peters Bay, Prince Edward Island

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St. Peters Bay
Municipality of St. Peters Bay
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St. Peters Bay in Prince Edward Island
Coordinates: 46°25′01″N62°34′52″W / 46.417°N 62.581°W / 46.417; -62.581 Coordinates: 46°25′01″N62°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]
  Total253
Time zone AST
  Summer (DST) ADT
Area code(s) 902
Telephone Exchange961

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.

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St. Peters Landing

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.

Transportation

The community is served mainly by Prince Edward Island Route 2 and Prince Edward Island Route 16 with other areas of the province.

Attractions

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References

  1. 1 2 3 "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.