October 5, 2022

Caraquet

Edith Butler
Biography, Show Business, Video

Edith Butler

(Marie Nicole) Edith Butler, Singer-songwriter was born in Paquetville, near Caraquet on July 27th 1942. She began singing in cafés in Moncton while studying. Between 1962 and 1967 she performed mainly at festivals and on Halifax TV, singing Acadian folksongs to…

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Town of Caraquet
History, Landmarks, Railway

Town of Caraquet

Situated on the shore of Chaleur Bay on  the Acadian Peninsula, the name Caraquet is derived from the Mi'kmaq term for meeting of two rivers. The Caraquet River and Rivière du Nord flow into the Caraquet Bay west of the…

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