October 4, 2022

National Acadian Day

Cradle of the Acadian Flag
History

Cradle of the Acadian Flag

The "Cradle of the Acadian flag" is located at the site of the first church in Saint-Louis-de-Kent and the first presbytery, at the corner of Principale Street (Route 134) and Côté Nord Road. The heritage value of this site resides…

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Acadian Day Fredericton 2017
Festivals, History

Acadian Day Fredericton 2017

The National Acadian Day is observed in Canada each year on August 15, to celebrate Acadian culture.  It was during the first National Convention of the Acadians held at Memramcook, in 1881 that the Acadian leaders received the mandate to…

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