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The Organizing Committee of the 29e Finale des Jeux de l'Acadie hopes to see a large crowd at the Opening and Closing Ceremonies that will mark the coming of this unique sports and cultural event in Nova Scotia from June 27th to July 1st 2008. The ceremonies which will be held at Exhibition Park are most moving and dynamic as the spectators witness the official arrival of the Flame and the presentation of the all the athletes of the nine delegations.

Presented by Les Caisses populaires acadiennes, the 2008 ceremonies will showcase our youth through dance, music, theater and visual art. Produced for the young and by the young, under the direction of Paul Gallant of Le Conseil des arts de Chéticamp, both performances will star young artists from all over Nova Scotia.

Opening Ceremony: Saturday, June 28, 2008 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Closing Ceremony: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

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