About The Festival
Acadie Rock – The Festival, is the biggest acadian cultural gathering in the city of Moncton. Its goal: to offer Acadians from the South-East region of New-Brunswick, with their friends and neighbours, the occasion to celebrate their day in the midst of the biggest concentration of Acadians in the world. Indeed, the South-East of New-Brunswick is home to more than 150 000 Acadians.
Acadie Rock – The Festival, is also a multi-disciplinary event organized in partnership with the City of Moncton, l’Université de Moncton, and the Moncton Centre-ville corporation. Its first edition took place in 2012, and reached a public of over 5000 people. The second edition nearly quadrupled in size, reaching close to 20 000 people.