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Charlottetown on the Cheap

Jun 3, 2006  Visiting PEI for the weekend.
1.5 of 5 bubbles based on 1 vote

We spent a Saturday in Charlottetown coming up with as many cheap/free activities for the family as we could

  • Category: Perfect day
  • Traveler type: Shopping, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Families with small children
  • Seasons: Spring
  • 1. M&M Meat Shops Charity BBQ

    Each year M&M Meat Shops host a charity BBQ for Crohns& Colitis Foundation. For $2 you get a hamburger or hot dog, small chips and a small drink. Cheaper than fast food and all the proceeds go to charity.

  • 2. CARI Pool

    We sent the kids with another family member to the CARI pool to spend a couple of hours on the water slide. Total cost was $7.20. Much cheaper than a theme park! And the kids had a blast.

  • 3. Confederation Court Mall

    We took the kids here to decorate Mother's Day cakes. They were the only kids there at the time and there were tons of cakes. They both got a free iced 4" cake to decorate and covered them with 5 kinds of sprinkles.