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Celebrating one’s Celtitude at the Festival Celtique de Québec

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Photo: Juanita Craig

Dirk Bishop of New Brunswick, overall winner of the Highland Games competition, throws the hammer.

Quebec’s heritage has been shaped by immigrants with Celtic heritage. In fact, many Quebecers with European ancestry share a Celtic connection, whether it be Irish, Scottish, Breton, Cornish, Welsh or Manx Gaelic. It only makes sense, therefore, to commemorate the Celtitude of many of this province’s forebears.