The World Acadian Congress For 2014 Is In Maine.
It's time for Vacationland, specifically Aroostook County to take its turn at playing host. To thousands of Acadians travelling to the Crown Of Maine.
Unlike a Phish musical band concert, all the groupies following it, the few held on the former Loring Air Force Base grounds in Limestone, this event differs.
The Acadian festival happenings are spread out.
Not so self contained logidstical details to iron out.
Traveling back and forth. Across the International border from Maine into Canada.
With opening ceremonies kicked off in a location where Quebec, New Brunswick, Maine are touch respectively.
To signify, add emphasis to the fact that the tow mostly wooded, farm spreads too countries embrace.
Where cultures blend and strengthen for the greater good of heart to heart, face to face discussion of common goals.
To look into solutions for similiar set of problems, issues each has to work around too.
The behind the scenes logistics to handle public safety at the World Acadian Congress 2014 schedule was one topic discussed at this Monday's noon Houlton Maine Rotary Club meeting.
Head of the Troop F barracks of the Maine State Police, Lt John Cote spoke about the enormous task.That required lots of planning, special task forces to handle all the elements of the World Acadian Congress 2014 event in Maine this weekend.