August 10 to 24, 2019

Prince Edward Island and Southeast New Brunswick
National Acadian Day – August 15, 2019

lisa leBlancNational Acadian Day will be one of the biggest celebrations of the CMA 2019. The party will start in Miscouche in Prince Edward Island and will end in Dieppe, New Brunswick !

“We’re preparing a huge show for August 15 in Dieppe,” said Lisa LeBlanc, who’s in charge of the National Acadian Day celebrations. “The veterans will be there, those popular artists we already love, along with lots of incredible emerging artists. It’s really going to be a mixture of many elements, mirroring what’s going on in Acadie today.”

SCHEDULE OF THE DAY

10 a.m. :
Flag Raising

10:30 a.m.
August 15th Mass

11 a.m.:
Unveiling of National Historic Site plaque
Our Lady of the Assumption Cathedral of Moncton

12 p.m.:
Le début de la fête at Place 1604 in Dieppe
Don’t miss the 15th finale of Accros de la chanson, a contest organized by the Fédération des jeunes francophones du Nouveau-Brunswick.
During the afternoon: Caroline Savoie - Thomé Young

5 p.m.:
Official ceremony, National Acadian Day
Place 1604

5:55 p.m.:
Le Grand Tintamarre
Departure at Place 1604 in Dieppe
Presented by: Eastlink

7 p.m.:
National Acadian Day Show
MusiquArt site, Dieppe
Uni Coopération Financière Stage
Starring: Radio Radio, Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire, Comté de Clare, Jeremy Dutcher, Marc à Paul à Jos, Pierre Kwenders, Roddie Romero, Joseph Edgar, Les Hay Babies, Zachary Richard, Vishtèn, Maggie Savoie, Lisa LeBlanc, Edith Butler et le Greater Moncton Girls + Rock, 1755, Bois Joli

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