August 10 to 24, 2019

Prince Edward Island and Southeast New Brunswick
Souris CTMA Iles de la MadeleineAugust 12, 2019

The municipality of Souris, Prince Edward Island has the honour of celebrating the Congrès mondial acadien 2019 in the community on August 12, 2019. Known for the beauty of its landscape and its fresh cuisine, Souris will extend a warm welcome to participants of the 6th CMA. On this day, this small coastal village will come alive with adventures and excursions for the entire family and with all kinds of tourism activities.

*Activities between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. will be held at CN Park in Souris (corner of Pond and Chapel streets)

souris112 p.m.
Opening Ceremony Remarks, Flag raising ceremonies and singing of Canadian & Acadian anthem. Speaker from the Cheverie family. Promotional booklet available with historic Acadian locations including community centre at Pavillon de l’Est.

12:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Acadian music, Acadian artisan demonstrations, story telling, traditional Acadian food tasting, children’s activities

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Guided walking tours of the Town of Souris featuring local Acadian history presentations

4 p.m.
Women’s Summit recognition celebration

5 p.m.
Closing remarks and invitation to concert at Rollo Bay Fiddle Festival Grounds

Christine Melanson26 p.m.
Rollo Bay Fiddle Festival Grounds gate opens
$20 per person, free for children under 5!
961 Veterans Memorial Highway, Rollo Bay, PEI

7 p.m.
Opening remarks

7:30 p.m.
Opening act: Christine Melanson

The East Pointers 2018 photo credit Jen Squires8:15 p.m.
Concert with The East Pointers

Contact
Wallace Rose – 902-213-3421 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Melissa MacDonald: 902-687-7179 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tickets will be available at cma2019.ca starting March 25, 2019.