August 15, 2008 - Ville de Québec / Quebec City|
A New Brunswick Day was held in Quebec City on Aug. 15 as part of the city's 400th anniversary celebrations. Innovative and local products from a variety of New Brunswick companies, as well as entertainment from New Brunswick artists, were featured in a cultural exchange promoting Acadian culture.
During a reception hosted by Premier Shawn Graham, Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume presented him with a 400th anniversary commemorative medallion. From left: Jean Leclerc, chairman of the board, Société du 400e anniversaire de Québec; Wellness, Culture and Sport Minister Hédard Albert; Labeaume; Graham; Transportation Minister Denis Landry; and Finance Minister Victor Boudreau.