1999

The first Jeux de la francophonie canadienne are held

This sports and cultural event is held in the city of Memramcook in southeastern New Brunswick.

The Jeux de la francophonie canadienne are one of the largest gatherings for young Francophones in Canada

In addition to encouraging hundreds of young people to show off their talents in the three main areas of sport, arts and leadership, the Games showcase their cultural pride, self-confidence and leadership skills in an environment of friendly competition.