August 1, 2012 - August 5, 2012 • Foire Brayonne
The Foire brayonne is the foremost summer activity for celebrating our heritage, our culture, and our "joie de vivre". The Foire Brayonne gives everyone a great opportunity to live a unique and gigantic cultural experience.
August 1, 2012 - August 5, 2012 • Acadie des terres et forêts en Fête
At the De la République Provincial Park. Rain or shine, covered theater
Wednesday to Sunday at 7:30 pm
Show is in french
New show: Les héroïnes acadiennes
$19 adults / $12 children (12 and under) / Summer pass $60
31 Principale Street, Saint-Jacques NB E7B 1V6
August 1, 2012 - August 4, 2012 • Multimedia show and the New Brunswick Botanical Garden
Duration: 30 minutes
The show will be presented from Wednesday to Saturday at dusk, until August 31st. Doors will open at 9pm.
$8 per person
15 Principale Street, Saint-Jacques NB, E7B 1A3
August 2, 2012 - August 3, 2012 • Introduction to herbalism
Introduction to herbalism (1 hour): By a guided tour, discover many medicinal and aromatic plants, as well as edible flowers. Taste a herbal tea (cold or hot). An initation where all your senses are involved. Guided by Chantal Dufour, herbalist.
From July 5 to August 31, every Thursday and Friday at 2pm.
Included with the Garden's entrance fee (no reservation required)
August 2, 2012 - August 5, 2012 • Madawaska Maliseet First Nation's Sacred Land
Lighting of the sacred fire that will burn during 4 daus
Preparation of the festivities and arrival of the participants
Sun rise ceremony
Speaking group circle
Canoe ride from the Saint-Hilaire "pointe" to the sacred land
Inauguration ceremony: drums, songs, dance and sweating lodge
Closing ceremony: drungs, songs, dance and group circle
Advanced reservation is prefered. Limited spaces. Sites for tents are available.
Lyne Pelletier: 506-740-1546 / 506-740-1546 / 353-0191
Michel Pelletier: 506-735-1744 / 506-740-1547