Festival des Fêtes

Three more holiday events at Village musical acadien

Chad Matthews

The Christmas spirit is already overtaking the Village musical acadien in Abram-Village as the venue continues its 2023 Festival des Fêtes (Holiday Festival). The four-event Holiday Festival began in November with the annual Village Christmas Market. 

The second event, on December 3 at 6 pm, will begin with a three-course turkey supper, followed by a country-flavoured holiday show with the Chad Matthews Band. Known for their Stompin’ Tom tributes and gospel shows, the band is composed of Chad Matthews, Yves Arsenault, Steve Perry, Jim Williams, Danalee Carragher and Wade Carragher. For tickets, call 854-3300 or visit villagemusical.com.         

Josée Boudreau & Le Group Maz

Josée Boudreau & Le Groupe Maz will perform midnight mass classics along with modern Christmas hits on December 10 at 2 pm. The group features Josée Boudreau of Mont-Carmel, and Isabelle Bourgeois, Ginette Caissie, Denise Guitard, Alex O’Brien, Jean-Marc O’Brien and Guy Mazerolle, all from New Brunswick. Tickets are availble online at villagemusical.com and at the door.

The Holiday Festival’s final event will be Celebrating Our Traditions Christmas Show on December 23 at 7 pm. The 17th annual multigenerational show will include traditional and familiar carols, some new Christmas songs, fiddle tunes, dancing, comedy and plenty of surprises. Directed by  Caroline Bernard, this show will feature Caroline Bernard, Rémi Arsenault, Marcella Richard, Louise Arsenault, Jonathan Arsenault, Wayne Robichaud, Keelin Wedge and special guests.

Tickets available only at the door.