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Festival de la Mi-Carême 2022

51, Old Cabot Trail Rd

9022241016



Next Date: Mar 20, 2022

A two hundred year old festival that celebrates dance, music and the Acadian culture.

During Mi-Carême many people, called les mi-carêmes, disguised from head to toe, visit their neighbors, who try to guess their identity. When the guessing game is over, the mi-carêmes unmask and enjoy a treat before heading to their next destination where the game begins again.

Although once practiced in all Acadian communities, it is only still celebrated in the Acadian communities of Saint-Joseph-du-Moine, Magré and Chéticamp.

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