All events for 1970 – 1979
"Make some noise for l'Acadie"
August 15, 1979

A tintamarre rings out in New Brunswick and beyond

On the 375th anniversary of Acadia, the Société des Acadiens du Nouveau-Brunswick revives the tintamarre tradition.
Jeux de l'Acadie Logo
1979

The first Jeux de l’Acadie are held in Moncton, New Brunswick

A total of 327 young Francophones and Acadians from six regions of New Brunswick participate in this provincial event.
Picture of an event during Townshiper' Day, Hatley (Quebec) in 1981
1979

Townshippers’ Day is created in Quebec’s Eastern Townships

This first T-Day is organized by the Townshippers’ Association, a not-for-profit organization.