AUGUSTA — Maine will celebrate its Franco-American heritage with French music and food at the State House this week.

The 13th annual Franco-American Day is Wednesday.

The celebration will feature the induction of members into the Franco-American Hall of Fame and visits of dignitaries from France and Canada. Franco-American organizations will be on display throughout the Hall of Flags.

Franco-American food will be on the menu at Cross Cafe and French music will be playing in the halls.

The festivities are scheduled during International Francophone Week.

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