The Acadian Day celebration will be held on Wednesday August 15th from 11 am to 1:30 pm at the Gilbert-Léger Park (located at 4553 Principale Street). The event, sponsored by the Congrès mondial acadien 2019, will begin with a few words from the dignitaries, the singing of the Acadian national anthem, the flag raising ceremony and the cake cutting ceremony. Music will be provided by Jean-Marc, Mick & Reg.
There will be inflatable games and face painting for the children. A BBQ will be served by the special events committee. In the event of rain, the celebration will take place at the Saint-Antoine Community Centre (located at 4556 Principale Street, Suite 200).