Acadian Week at the JBC

August 9-15, 2016

From August 9-15 2016, Courseulles-sur-Mer and others cities of the Côte de Nacre region will host the 11th 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.

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A number of activities will take place at the Juno Beach Centre, a proud partner of the Acadian Week festival :


10:00 am: Ceremony in honor of Acadian soldiers
3:00 am: Floral decoration workshop with Bures Flowers
4:00 pm: Musical entertainment for the kids with Razzmatazz (Nova Scotia)
Razzmatazz Duo with Harmonica - High Resolution
5:15 pm: Conference with David Devigne (France) on Acadian soldiers during First World War


2:00 pm: L’acadienne, a guided walking tour from Saint-Aubin to the Juno Beach Centre – Start Square des des Canadiens / Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer
4:30 pm: Mary Beth Carty’s concert (Nova Scotia)

01 Mary Beth Carty & Gillian Boucher