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National Acadian Day

National Acadian Day webcard

Aug 15, 2023

Discover Acadian culture in honour of National Acadian Day. Over 100 years ago in 1881, August 15th was chosen by several levels of government to recognise the history, distinct nationality and heritage of the Acadian people. Learn about the Acadian Deportation of 1775 through our online resources listed below.  Then, explore the cultural vitality displayed by Atlantic Francophones through their French language authors and artists.

La fête nationale de l'Acadie / National Acadian Day
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