Acadian Festival Gets Under Way In Northern Maine

The 32nd annual Acadian Festival is getting under way in northern Maine's St. John Valley, with members of the Marquis (pronounced Mar-KEE') family holding center stage.

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  • Waterville’s Franco-American Festival expanding to include all ... - Portland Press Herald
    ... p.m. to 3 p.m. and the Great Northern Orchestra will ... was Acadian Princess of the Festival, will lead the pledge of allegiance when the ...
    08/19/2014 - 9:08 am | View Link
  • Cooler weather, but it's still Acadian - Lafayette Daily Advertiser
    2009 in the Acadien Peninsula of northern New ... Grand Reveil Acadian 2016, will be held Oct. 3-11 in ... largest Acadiana festival in ...
    08/16/2014 - 1:34 pm | View Link
  • Russell Long author to speak at Jeanerette Museum - Lafayette Daily Advertiser
    ... will release their new book on Acadian history ... event is being held in the northern section of ... Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival ...
    08/16/2014 - 5:55 am | View Link
  • Moved by the Acadian celebration - Bangor Daily News
    ... understood what it means to be Acadian, but last ... both the landing of Acadians in northern Maine ... celebrated its bicentennial with a ...
    08/14/2014 - 1:54 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • County Threatening to Shut Down Acadian Farms Brewery – You Can Help
    Story by Kendall Jones, via Washington Beer Blog. Acadian Farms in Carson, Washington offers a rare, bucolic beer-drinking experience. It relaxes your weary soul to sip a saison with grass beneath your feet, as goats and chickens serenade you. Sadly, if ...
    08/29/2014 - 7:35 pm | View Link
  • Book on La. Acadian history releases Monday in Canada
    The event is being held in the northern section of Maine where Acadians settled ... Tennessee Williams special If you're planning to attend the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival March 25-29, 2015, in New Orleans, here's your chance to ...
    08/15/2014 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • Maine legend Denny Breau selected as artist for World Acadian Congress [Sun Journal (Lewiston, ME)]
    Beyond the borders that we share, northwestern New Brunswick, Northern Maine (USA), and the Temiscouata region ... Tthree of these events are precursors for the upcoming Saltwater Celtic Festival at Thomas Point Beach in Brunswick from July 20-21.
    07/3/2013 - 8:43 pm | View Link
  • Summer events: From traditional Acadian meals to tractor pulls
    The Acadian Festival in Madawaska will take place Aug. 8-15 and will feature a family fun day, “Party du Main Street,” and music. Events will also include a re-enactment of the first Acadian landing in northern ... www.acadianfestival.com. Van Buren ...
    06/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Driving through Canada’s Acadian history
    For most Canada-bound visitors ... and bright-painted heritage homes flying red-white-and-blue Acadian flags (the French flag with a yellow star in the top left corner), the route’s northern stretch also includes the small, artefact-packed Acadian ...
    05/6/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Acadian Genealogy Homepage; Acadian World Congress
    The region of Acadia of the Lands and Forests has been selected by the «Société Nationale de l’Acadie» to host the next World Acadian Congress (WAC) in 2014.
    09/1/2014 - 5:16 pm | View Website
  • Acadian Festival
    Thank you to all the volunteers and sponsors! YOU made this year's festival a HUGE success!!
    09/1/2014 - 9:45 am | View Website
  • August Festivals in Maine
    Tweet Aug 30 thru Aug 31, 2014. For 28 years, the end of summer and beginning of fall in Eastport, Maine, has been marked with a festival, a gathering, a ...
    09/1/2014 - 8:41 am | View Website
  • Festivals and Events | Discover Northern Maine
    Untouched wilderness, world class cuisine, seasonal outdoor activities and friendly people all await you in Northern Maine.
    09/1/2014 - 7:43 am | View Website
  • Acadian French History
    In the context of Canadian history, the Acadian French history is lesser known. However, Acadian history is just as war-torn, and has lasting effects in the 21st century.
    09/1/2014 - 3:18 am | View Website
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