August 10 to 24, 2019

Prince Edward Island and Southeast New Brunswick
August 21, 2019

Did you know that the name Cocagne means “land of plenty”? This is exactly what is offered to you on August 21, 2019: an abundance of activities every one more interesting than the other. Cocagne offers a variety of kiosks, oyster tastings, games for children, local artists' performances on the outdoor stage, guided bus tours, illuminated boat parade, fireworks and more!


9 a.m.
Opening of information kiosk

11 a.m.
Opening of site and kiosks
Community Park
Demonstrations of ancient crafts, exhibit on boat races, local products, oyster tasting, pastries, old photos, face painting, inflatable games, hot-dog stand, performances by local artists.
Shuttle service between parking and site.

1 p.m.
Official Opening
Community Park
Blessing of the day, flag raising and Acadian songs by Cocagne’s choir in period costumes.

1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Community Park
Guided bus tours of Cocagne
Artists on outdoor stage: musicians, comedians, dancers, etc.

4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Community Park and restaurants
Dinner, barbecue and corn roast

6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Music (with paid bar)
Community Park

9 p.m.
Fireworks
Community Park and Cocagne River
With an illuminated boat parade.