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.

BING NEWS:
  • Maine’s credit unions celebrate shared heritage and community connections with World Acadian Congress sponsorship
    Maine’s credit unions were proud to be a Silver sponsor for the Congrès Mondial Acadien/World Acadian Congress, a two-week festival hosted by Acadia of ... with events taking place in the St. John Valley in northern Maine, as well as in northwestern ...
    10/11/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Quebec settlement inspires Lafayette attorney’s book on Acadian life
    Because they wanted to launch the book at this year’s Congrès Mondial Acadien on Aug. 18 in northern Maine, the deadline made the process even more stressful. “We learned a lot,” she said with a smile. “We got it within days of the festival ...
    09/25/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Cooler weather, but it's still Acadian
    Trahan and her husband, Ray, have attended every Congrès Mondial: 1994 in Moncton, New Brunswick; 1999 in Louisiana; 2004 in the province of Nova Scotia, 2009 in the Acadien Peninsula of northern New ... the largest Acadiana festival in Louisiana ...
    08/18/2014 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • Summer events: From traditional Acadian meals to tractor pulls
    The Acadian Festival in Madawaska will ... old times), traditional cultural displays, a festival parade, Tintamarre parade, and art show. For more information, go to http://www.acadianfestival.com. Van Buren will present the Oats and Barley Festival ...
    06/7/2013 - 9:00 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.
    01/26/2015 - 12:03 pm | 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.
    01/26/2015 - 6:41 am | View Website
  • Neil E. Michaud Campground Home in Presque Isle Maine near ...
    Camping in Northern Maine in Presque Isle near Canada with Northern Maine Fair, Potato Blossom Festival, Big Rock, Trans-Atlantic Balloon Site, Aroostook County ...
    01/25/2015 - 3:29 am | View Website
  • Cajun
    Acadians-Creoles or Cajuns are an ethnic group mainly living in the U.S. state of Louisiana, consisting of the descendants of Acadian exiles (French -speakers from ...
    01/25/2015 - 12:30 am | View Website
  • The Acadian Deportation of 1755 (Le Grand Dérangement ...
    http://faroeislandsfan.com This is a presentation I did for a final grade in my grad school class about the Acadian deportation of 1755, which is better ...
    01/24/2015 - 10:21 pm | View Website
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