Culture and Arts

Crowned Canada’s Cultural Capital in 2003 and 2009, the Town of Caraquet is bustling with a rich and dynamic cultural scene. Its extensive historical heritage and the impressive number of arts and culture organizations and events in the region make Caraquet a must-visit destination for everyone who wants to bathe in Acadian culture!

Over the years, Caraquet has seen the development of major cultural infrastructure, including the Centre culturel, Carrefour de la mer and movie theatre. In Caraquet alone, there are some 30 cultural organizations that use this infrastructure, as do groups in other fields of activity.