PEI has a strong and vibrant Acadian Heritage. Here are some examples of our wonderful Acadian product!
MONT CARMEL SUMMER CONCERT SERIES 2017 - Mont Carmel Parish Hall
This year, the Concert Series includes nine shows being held every Sunday night from July 2 to August 27 (one show a week). Discover excellence in Acadian, Traditional, Folk, Maritime and Contemporary music by the finest artists from PEI and across Canada. This Concert Series features extremely talented artists and high-energy stepdancers. An experience not to be missed! Visit www.cooperativeculturelledemontcarmel.com
ACADIEN HARVEST IN RUSTICO - Sept 4-Sept 30, 2017
Our festival will feature: a workshop on Traditional Acadian Basket Weaving, Harvesting of the Doucet House Gardens, a series of three lectures on the Acadian Culture and other topics by three notable PEI lecturers, three traditional Acadian meals
prepared over the open hearth and outdoor bake oven as well as opportunities to have your picture taken in an authentic Acadian costume, and an evening of musical entertainment. Visit festivalspei.com/event/celebrating-acadian-harvest-in-rustico/
ACADIAN MUSICAL VILLAGE - July 1, 2017-August 31, 2017
Acadian Musical Village in Abram Village is the home of Acadian interpretive and interactive musical experiences and performances. Spend a fun-filled day at the Musical Village and discover the rich cultural and musical fabric of the Evangeline region. Musical, artistic and culinary experiences are offered for all ages! Visit villagemusical.com/en/
ACADIEN FESTIVAL IN SOURIS - August 12 & 13, 2017
Come join us on Saturday, August 12 at Saint Mary's Hall in Souris from 6pm to 9pm for an old fashioned kitchen party, chicken fricot and white galettes. On Sunday, August 13 there will be a family day with traditional Acadian music, dance and food. We will also have games, crafts and various activities for children.