August 8-15, 2020
From August 8-15 2020, Courseulles-sur-Mer and others cities of the Côte de Nacre region will host the 15th annual Acadian Week festival.Acadian Week is an opportunity to remember the Acadians who took part in the liberation of Juno Beach and to celebrate with traditional festivities. A number of activities will take place at the Juno Beach Centre, a proud partner of the Acadian Week festival:
SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2020
3:30 pm: Parade of WW2 vehicles from the centre of town to the Juno Beach Centre.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 11TH 2020
10 am: Ceremony in honor of Acadian soldiers (Garth Webb Esplanade)
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12TH 2020
The ceremony and all the free events are in French only.
2 pm: “L’Acadienne”, a guided walking tour from Saint-Aubin-sur Mer to the Juno Beach Centre in Courseulles-sur-Mer – Start Square des Canadiens / Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer.
4.30 pm : Projection of the documentary « Dans leurs yeux »