Fredericton – The following message was issued by David Coon, MLA for Fredericton-South and Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick:
“For all the Acadians celebrating today, I want to wish you a happy National Acadian Day, your zest for life is contagious, and your culture enrichens us all.
August 15th is a day to recognize and celebrate Acadie as a vibrant and indispensable part of what defines New Brunswick. National Acadian Day offers us all the perfect opportunity to share in the celebrations and get a taste of the lively Acadian culture. I encourage all New Brunswickers to join their local celebrations.”
– 30 –