Moncton Local Customs

Best Rated Local Customs in Moncton

  • fairy_dust's Profile Photo


    by fairy_dust Written May 26, 2004

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    New Brunswick is Canada's only officially bilingual province, so everything is shown in English and French. For example, a stop sign will have both "stop" and "arret" written on it. Most of the French-speaking people in Moncton are Acadians, and Acadian culture is a very big part of New Brunswick. Most Acadians and many other people are bilingual.

    Related to:
    • Work Abroad

    Was this review helpful?

  • ShanMonster's Profile Photo

    When in Moncton, you will hear...

    by ShanMonster Written Aug 26, 2002

    When in Moncton, you will hear something called La Chiaque, which is a French/English patois local to the area. English will be filled with French words, and French will be filled with English. Be prepared to overhear things like, 'Mon truck, il flippez off la road about trois miles back.'

    Was this review helpful?

Instant Answers: Moncton

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

25 travelers online now


Moncton Local Customs

Reviews and photos of Moncton local customs posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Moncton sightseeing.

View all Moncton hotels