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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  • 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 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 Maine, a traditional Acadian supper ...
    06/7/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Driving through Canada’s Acadian history
    For most Canada-bound visitors, the country’s rich French culture ... 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 Museum in Caraquet, which illuminates ...
    05/6/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    Thank you to all the volunteers and sponsors! YOU made this year's festival a HUGE success!!
    10/25/2014 - 5:02 pm | View Website
  • Cajun
    Acadian-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 ...
    10/25/2014 - 6:39 am | View Website
  • ACADIAN CAJUN GENEALOGY & HISTORY LINKS
    The very best Acadian links on the Internet at the Acadian Ancestral Home.
    10/25/2014 - 12:20 am | View Website
  • Acadian Driftwood
    "Acadian Driftwood" is a song by The Band. It was the fourth track on their sixth studio album Northern Lights – Southern Cross (1975), written by member Robbie ...
    10/24/2014 - 2:47 pm | View Website
  • August Festivals in Maine
    Tweet Jul 25 thru Aug 02, 2014. The Northern Maine Fair is a large family fair with rides, exhibits, horse pulling, harness racing, tractor pulling, demo derby and ...
    10/24/2014 - 2:23 am | View Website
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