Madawaska’s 42nd Acadian Festival
August 15-18, 2019



Thursday - August 15, 2019
Acadian Day


9:00am -5:00pm -  Merchant Sidewalk Sale -

Main Street Madawaska    
Sponsor: St. John Valley Chamber of Commerce 728-7000

1:00pm-3:00pm -  Charlemagne Tournament

($5 entry fee per person)
Refreshments will be served
Location: Senior Citizens Center, Corner of 11th and Main Street         
Contact: Pauline Marquis 728-4737

3pm - Acadian Mass
4-6pm - Chicken Stew and Ployes 

Free to the public
6pm - Tintamarre Parade
Soiree Du Bon Vieu temps - Bicentennial Park

4-6pm - Music by Roland Cyr and Friends
6:30-8:00pm - Chanteur Acadian
8:00-10pm - Josee Vachon & Patrick Ross

Friday - August 16, 2019

8:30am - 5:30pm - Quilting Show SPONSORED BY ACADIAN QUILTERS
Location: Daigle’s Furniture Store, 350 Main Street   
Sponsor: Acadian Quilters & Daigles Furniture

9:00am -5:00pm - Merchant Sidewalk Sale - Main Street Madawaska    
Sponsor: St John Valley Chamber of Commerce 728-7000

10:00am-4:00pm - Art Expo
Location: St John Valley Chamber of Commerce

10:00am-4:00pm - Craft Fair
Location: 7th Ave Multi Purpose Building


10:00am-4:00pm - Madawaska Athletic Boosters Fundraiser

Test Drive for your school!

Test drive a Brand New Ford Vehicle!

Location: High School Parking Lot

10am - Watermelon Eating Contest
Location: Shop-N-Save

11am-2pm - Free Ployes!
Location: Norstate Federal Credit Union

11:00am-2:00pm - Senior Picnic - $4 Lunch for Public -

SPONSORED BY DOLLYS & The American Legion
Music By: Famille LeBlanc
Location: Multi Purpose Building

STREET CLOSES AT 4:30PM

STREET OPENS BACK UP AT 1:15am

6:00pm-12:45am - Party du Main Street 
Giant Inflatable - Disney Characters - Face Painting & More!


6pm-10pm - St. John Valley Chamber of Commerce presents:

Poutine Palooza!

Poutine Truck on Main Street

6:30pm - Poutine Eating Contest
Location: Big Ricks Burgers and Wings

5-8pm - Face Painting by Mimi

5pm-9pm - Mr Drew and his animals too -
Walk up demonstration event of his animals

  Jared Rydelek - Contortionist and Sideshow
www.contortionjared.com
Two shows throughout the evening

Michael Menes
www.michaelmenes.com
Juggling and Variety Show

6:00pm-7:30pm - Four Seasons Challenge  (Madore Shuffle)


7pm-9pm - Cornhole Tournament

Sponsored by: Madawaska Parks & Rec Dept

Come try your hand at one of the fastest growing sports around!  

The Madawaska Parks and Recretation Dept is putting on their

first ever Party Du Main Street Cornhole Tournament.  

We are looking for 20 teams of 2 for this single elimination tournament.  

There is no cost for entry, and the winner takes home bragging rights,

and the 1st Cornhole Tournament Trophy in Madawaska History!  

To register a team, please contact Keith Cyr at 207-728-3612 or by email at keithcyr@madawaska.me

8pm - 11pm - La Famille LeBlanc
Location: Madawaska Legion

7:30pm - 10:30pm -  Star City Syndicate
Location: - Madawaska Farmers Market Pavilion

7:00pm - 11pm - Teen Dance with DJ Sue
Location: Main Street

9pm - 12:45am  - Kornerstone
Location: Big Ricks Burgers and Wings Main Street

Saturday - August 17, 2019

8:30am - 2pm - Quilting Show - SPONSORED BY ACADIAN QUILTERS
Location: Daigle’s Furniture Store, 350 Main Street   
Sponsor: Acadian Quilters & Daigles Furniture

  9:00am - 5:00pm  - Merchant Sidewalk Sale - 

Main Street Madawaska Sponsor:

St. John Valley Chamber of Commerce 728-7000

Food, Craft, and Business Vendors on Site at Multi Purpose Building

10:00am-4:00pm - Art Expo
Location: St John Valley Chamber of Commerce

10:00am-4:00pm - Craft Fair
Location: 7th ave Multi Purpose Building


5K Color Run - Madawaska Athletic Boosters

7:30am - Registration

Race Starts at 8:30am

​Madawaska Muliti Purpose

10:00am - 5pm  - Family Fun Day
Activities for kids & adults, fun bounce houses, and much more.
Location: 7th ave Multi Purpose Building / Field


11am-2pm - Shriner Clowns and Special Characters


10am - Tractor Train Bucket rides

Sponsored by: Misty Meadows


10am-4pm - Monster Truck Rides by Moose Maine-iah

$8 per ride, per person

10:00am - 5pm - Giant Inflatable Fun Park (Giant Inflatables for all ages!)

$3 per child for the day

Jared Rydelek - Contortionist and Sideshow
www.contortionjared.com

Michael Menes
www.michaelmenes.com
Juggling and Variety Show


Suzanne Gendreau - Zumba Instructor -

Free Zumba Demonstrations!

10:00am - 4:00pm - ATV Rides -

Free rides for the kids

11am  - Baby Crawling Contest


1pm - Saw Dust Acadian Treasure Hunt


3pm - 1st Annual Acadian Festival Stunt Course

















Acadian Family Dinner

4pm  - Acadian Family Supper -

$15 Adults / $8 kids under 12 - by Mike Corbin

Join us in Welcoming ALL Families!

MENU:
Pot en Pot
Turkey
Fried Bologna
Baked Beans
Old Fashioned Macaroni
Mashed Carrots & Turnip
Green & Yellow Beans
Coleslaw
Sliced Cukes & Tomatoes
Bread & Butter
Pudding Chomeur
Bread Pudding

4:00 - 6:00pm - Music By: Wayne Cyr
Location: Madawaska High School

Madawaska's

Sesquicentennial Celebration

7-10pm Music By: - Femmes of Rock - Bella Strings
Fees;
VIP $30 - Includes front row seating, bar & bathrooms

Lawn $10 - Bring your own chair
Location:  7th Ave. Multi Purpose Building / Field

9pm - Fireworks
Location: Multi-Purpose Building / Field

Sunday - August 18, 2019
 
10:30am-12:15pm - Madawaska Fire Dept Chicken BBQ
Sponsored by Madawaska Fire Dept.
Tickets are $10.00 US
Location: Madawaska Fire Station

1:00pm - Acadian Festival Parade

 (Line up at Marden’s parking lot for 12:00pm)

3pm - Human Foosball local business tournament
Location: Multi-Purpose Building


Suzanne Gendreau - Zumba Instructor -

Free Zumba Demonstrations!

After the Parade - 5pm - Giant Inflatable Fun Park
Location: Multi Purpose Building

After Foosball tournament- Closing Ceremony:

Festival Awards & Announcements
Location: 7th Ave Multi Purpose Building

Food Vendors on Site at Multi Purpose Building after Parade





THANK YOU FOR A PERFECT

42nd Annual Acadian Festival & 

Sesquicentennial Celebration!