August 15, 2019
The Governor General delivered remarks at the Congrès mondial acadien in Dieppe, New Brunswick. Afterwards, she joined Acadians in the streets for the Tintamarre.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Congrès mondial acadien. The goal of this international gathering is to strengthen the ties that unite all Acadian communities throughout the world, all while showcasing a modern and authentic Acadian identity. The Congrès is also an opportunity to welcome all those who are interested in Acadia. The event which is being hosted by both Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick, will allow the region to demonstrate its vitality, its commitment to a vibrant culture, and above all, its legendary openness to the world.