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Acadian Day

A variety of activities for the whole family to celebrate Acadian language, culture and joie de vivre! Music, games for kids, fl ag raising ceremony, and a tintamarre (parade).

Festivities Schedule

Noon – Acadian day mass at Saint-Anne-des-Pays-Bas Church

3 pm – Family bazaar

At the Officers’ Square in downtown Fredericton: inflatable games, make-up and workshops for all family! (Minimal fees – cash only)

4 pm – BBQ

At the Officers’ Square (minimal fees – cash only)

6 pm – “Tintamarre” (on foot)

From Officers’ Square to City Hall. Don’t forget to bring anything that makes noise !

6:15 pm – Raising of the Acadian flag

At Fredericton City Hall (397 Queen St.)

The flag raising will take place at Centre communautaire Sainte-Anne (CCSA) only in case of thunder.

This schedule can be modified without notification. If it rains, all activities will take place at CCSA (except the raising of the Acadian flag).

Aug 15, 2018