PEIFA lobster festival to be held in Souris

The P.E.I. Fishermen's Association has announced its new lobster festival will be hosted by the Souris Harbour Authority this summer.

Event will be held on June 25 and will feature lobster supper hosted by Chef Michael Smith

The one-day event will be held on June 25 in Souris, P.E.I. (Richard Drew/The Associated Press)

The P.E.I. Fishermen's Association has announced its new lobster festival will be hosted by the Souris Harbour Authority this summer.

The festival will be a one-day event with a focus on P.E.I. lobster and "authentic culinary experiences," according to a news release. The day will wrap up with a lobster supper hosted by Chef Michael Smith and a traditional concert.

The festival will be held on June 25.

Summerside's Lobster Carnival will be held from July 13 to 15 this year.