Thursday is National Acadian Day

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New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs is inviting everyone in the province to celebrate National Acadian Day.

Higgs says today's celebration provides an opportunity to underscore the important contribution of the Acadians to the development of all sectors of the province.

He says Acadians have profoundly influenced New Brunswick history and society and are an integral part of its future.

Higgs adds the language, culture, and traditions of the Acadians add significant richness to New Brunswick's diversity.