National Acadian Day

Aug 11, 2022

Since 1881, Acadians have celebrated National Acadian Day on August 15. The federal and provincial governments officially recognized National Acadian Day in 2003 and 2004 respectively. It is a celebration of the cultural vitality and enduring heritage of the Acadian people.

Heritage Minutes: Acadian Deportation

A Brief History of the Acadians (and their food) in Nova Scotia

Acadian Music, Culture, Festivals and Genealogy in Nova Scotia