August 10 to 24, 2019

Prince Edward Island and Southeast New Brunswick

Commemoration Day – August 14, 2019

14aoutMiscouche, PEI


This August 14, Miscouche will light up like never before. The day will not only be a celebration of the second Acadian National Convention, held in Miscouche in 1884, but also an opportunity to recognize the importance of the steps that were taken at that decidedly significant  time for Acadians.

A variety of shows traditional music shows will take place at different times of the day, such as a Traditional Music Jam, music in the Miscouche Church and a traditional square danse, which will end with an incredible Lighted Parade and Sound and Light Show on the Miscouche Church’s facade. 


Things to Know


Site - Miscouche Church (4, Lady Slipper Drive N)
  • The parking spaces are located at the Miscouche School, in a field beside the church, and at 153, Wilfred Street.
  • The CMA 2019 provides areas for people with reduced mobility. At your arrival on site, someone at the information kiosk will be able to guide you.
  • Click here to see the site maps. 


The Show
  • The shows will only be cancelled in the event of a lightning storm or if the participants’ safety is at risk. Please plan accordingly.
  • It is prohibited to bring folding chairs on event sites. There will be picnic tables on the site
  • Click here to see a complete list of allowed and prohibited items.


If you have any other questions, please refer to our FAQ or contact us at (506) 859-2019 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.