Pronunciation: pay-ee day la sag-win / Meaning: The Country of the washerwoman. Le Pays de la Sagouine is an eclectic reproduction of a prohibition-era fishing village inspired by international award winning novelist, Antonine Maillet, and her most celebrated character, La Sagouine. Discover the Acadian culture through unique characters, theatre, music, comedy, dance and cuisine on a small island in the town of Bouctouche. With more than 1.5 million guests since 1992 on l'Île-aux-Puces, this non-profit cultural organization is always as contagious!
Le Pays de la Sagouine would like to acknowledge the support of our sponsors and partners. Thanks to their contribution, we can continue to bring you shows that will surprise and entertain you while marking this unique culture that is l'Acadie.
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A cast of professional actors and colourful characters / Spectacular theatre shows / Live musical performances from local house band / Engaging gossip and epic baffles / Unforgettable history and Acadian accents from all over / Stories and legends from the sea / Feet-stomping kitchen parties / Authentic Acadian Brunch and Buffets at L’Ordre du Bon Temps restaurant / Picturesque views from the Patio / A general store and boutique offering local gift ideas / World’s 2nd largest Tintamarre on August 15th.