Monsters, ghosts, zombies, pirates—everyone is invited to celebrate Halloween in the greater Québec area. Watch your back! Stay on guard! Who knows what could creep up on you! As a family, alone or as a couple, take part in a multitude of activities organized for the occasion. 

Theme guided tours

Ghost Walking Tour | Credit:  Les Promenades Fantômes
Credit: Les Promenades Fantômes

Ghost Walking Tour

October 31 and November 1, 2014
*Activity suggested for teenagers (12 to 15 years old)
Meet the ghosts of criminals, hear about tales of yore and discover the heart of Québec City like you’ve never seen it before with Ghost Walking Tour! Over 15 spectral characters will be greeting you in the dark streets. But beware! They might not all be well-meaning... 

Halloween | Credit:  Ghost Tours of Quebec
Credit: Ghost Tours of Quebec

Ghost Tours of Québec

Until November 1, 2014
*Activity suggested for teenagers (12 to 15 years old)
Follow your Ghost Tours of Québec costumed guide by lantern light through the cobblestone streets of Old Québec. Listen to stories of 400 years of strange murders, executions, ghostly tragedies and hauntings.

Maison des Jesuites | Credit:  Ville de Québec
Credit: Ville de Québec

Cemeteries of Québec City

Cemeteries such as the world-famous Cimetière du Père-Lachaise in Paris are popular destinations for visitors interested in history, monuments, and famous characters, and Québec City cemeteries are no exception. The city and region invite you to discover its most important burial sites. 

Pumpkin field | Credit:  Kevin Connors
Credit: Kevin Connors

Pumpkin picking

Picking your own pumpkin in the field is a great way for children to get fresh air while visiting a farm.

Costumes, cosmetics and treats

Benjo Toy Store | Credit:  Benjo
Credit: Benjo


Benjo is the most fantastic and magical toy store in Québec City. Discover the large selection of Halloween costumes for kids throughout the year. 

Halloween | Credit:  Les Soins du Littoral - Centre Santé & Détente
Credit: Les Soins du Littoral - Centre Santé & Détente

Spa de l'Auberge du Littoral - Hôtel & Spa

Get ready for Halloween this year with Spa de l'Auberge du Littoral - Hôtel & Spa! Get a manicure and create a makeup that will complete your costume for the occasion!

Choco-musée Érico

Indulgence and fear come together at the Choco-musée Érico, where you can see an amazing Halloween-themed chocolate display prepared by the chocolate store's artisans around mid-October through Halloween. The store will also showcase a wide range of products made especially for the occasion: chocolate coffins, ghosts, witches and pumpkins will delight everyone with a sweet tooth. 


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