Acadian Day celebrated in Madawaska

People gathered in Madawaska today to celebrate Acadian Day.

The event is held annually on August 15th to commemorate the relationship between Northern Aroostook County, Northwestern New Brunswick and Témiscouata Regional County Municipality.

The day was packed with many different events including the Great Acadian Race, a farmer's market, musical guests and more.

The festivities began at 8AM this morning and will continue to go until 10PM tonight. You can visit our Facebook page to see the full schedule of events.