Acadian Week 2021

From August 8-15 2021, Courseulles-sur-Mer and others cities of the Côte de Nacre region organise the 16th edition of the “Acadian Week”, the hommage festival for the Acadian soldiers that landed in France during D-Day on June 6, 1944.

The Juno Beach Centre is a partner of this week celebrating the Acadian troops that were part of the Canadian forces. Several events are organised by the Centre:

Tuesday 10 August, 9:30 am: Ceremony in honour of Acadian soldiers on the Garth Webb esplanade.

Thursday 12 August, 10 am: a guided walking tour on the coast where Canadian troops landed organised by the Juno Beach Centre
4:30 pm: Screening of the documentary “Shooters”

More information and the complete programme at the following link (In French):

Acadian Week 2021