Le Pays de la Sagouine Launches 2010 Program

Le Pays de la Sagouine is proud to present its 2010 Season. Starting on Sunday, June 20th, the population is invited to join in this Acadian celebration! Not to miss this year: the dinner theatre La Sagouine will be presented in English. On Saturday July 24th, mark your calendar because legendary Acadian band, 1755, will present a mega concert at le Pays de la Sagouine. As every year, various comedians are on the site daily to meet and entertain the public, as well as house bands Borlico and Les Cotchineux. A summer of celebration for all!

La Sagouine (Photo by: Dolores Breau)

La Sagouine in English

This year, the dinner theatre La Sagouine will be presented in English. This cleaning woman, with little schooling who has forgotten her own name, continues to surprise, move, and make people laugh with her ruminations on the world and life in general. La Sagouine will be presented in English every Sunday in July and the first two Sundays of August. Presentations in French will also take place in July and August. Tickets on sale now!

All you want to know about Acadian Culture

The opportunity to discover the Acadian joie de vivre! Visitors can join the Pays’ tour guide for daily English presentations and learn about Acadian culture through its history, past, and present! Learn how to play the spoons and taste one of many famous Acadian desserts. English presentations are at 11 am and 2 pm every day.

Mega concert with 1755

The legendary Acadian group, 1755, will entertain the crowd with their popular songs and lively music on Saturday, July 24th. Tickets are on sale $25 in advance and $35 at the door. Marc Babin will be on stage for the opening act.

Le Pays de la Sagouine in Bouctouche, NB.

Music and entertainment

The public can enjoy an evening of music by local artists on the patio of L’Ordre du Bon Temps restaurant, every Friday from 5 pm to 8 pm. Admission is free.

The popular Alpine Frolics are back! Every Friday night from July 2th to August 27th, many groups and artists will perform starting at 9 pm. Tickets are on sale at the door only ($8 for member and $9 for others). The Alpine Frolics are reserved for those 19 years and older.

L’Ordre du Bon Temps restaurant

L’Ordre du bon temps restaurant will open on June 20th. The Acadian Brunch will be on the menu every Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm and the Acadian Buffet will be served Wednesday to Saturday, from July 14th to August 21st , 11 am to 2 pm. Many specials will be offered throughout the week.

The complete 2010 program is available on the website at www.sagouine.com . The public can buy tickets by calling the box office at 1 800 561-9188 or on the website.

A video of the artists in repetition for the summer is available at http://sagouine.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=38 .